We are pleased that you are interested in applying to the Cyprus International University (CIU). CIU is a leading institution of higher education in Cyprus, recognized for the quality of the education it provides with its state of the art technical and physical insfrastructure and advanced research facilities. 

The CIU welcomes and encourages applicants from around the world with a diverse student body of interests, experiences, different ethnic, cultural, socioeconomic and educational backgrounds. 


Understanding the Application Process

You can apply to our Undergraduate or Graduate programs online using the link below. Please fill in your details correctly and upload all the required documents listed on the last page of the application form.

If you are working with an educational agency, or one of our regional representatives, please contact them and ask for their ‘Agent Code’, which you will need to fill in on the last page of the application form.

If you are applying yourself, you do not need to select an ‘Agent Code’. Please do not send your applications via e-mail or post. Please do not send original documents by mail as these cannot be returned.

Our International Office will contact you or your agent shortly after you complete your application.

***This application portal is only for International students. TR and TRNC students should visit Prospective Students page. 



International Summer Academy Applications

International Summer Academy is organized annually in July and August by the CIU. It is an international Summer Academy offering courses that focus primarily on general English practice and grammar as well as the IELTS preparation, opening the door for young students to in­ternational education and careers.

All prospective participants must apply for acceptance.



For further information; 

Eastern and Western Africa


Central and Southern Africa


Middle East and North Africa


CIS countries and Central Asia


South Asia and East Asia