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Frederick University Cyprus

Frederick University is an energetic and vibrant private university operating in the Republic of Cyprus, a member state of the European Union.


Frederick University was established after a decision by the Council of Ministers of the Republic of Cyprus on 12th September 2007. Although the establishment of the University is relatively recent, the organisation has a long history of more than 40 years in higher education.


Frederick University offers academic programs of study at both undergraduate and postgraduate level.

The programs of study offered are designed so as to equip graduates with in depth knowledge as well as practical skills in the specific domain of their interest.


An indication of the Research work at FRC can be obtained from the list of most recent projects below, categorized in the following Thematic Areas:

  • Applied Sciences & Engineering
  • Materials Sciences & Applications
  • Energy
  • Sustainable Development & Environment
  • Medical Technology & Public Health
  • Social Sciences & Economics
  • Education

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Student services

At Frederick University, international students, in addition to access to all other services, can use the International Student Office that deals with issues often arising for international students, including the administration of the paperwork needed for the issuing of visas, renewal of residence permits and other formal documents.

Housing services

Frederick University students can use the Accommodation Office that offers support for finding off-campus accommodation.

The University does not operate Halls of Residence however, the Office maintains an up-to-date list of available lodgings in the nearby area which is provided to students.

Library services

The Nicosia Library is the main library of the University. It is large and fast growing with a substantial collection of books, academic journals and general interest periodicals as well as a wealth of electronic and digital material.

ICT services

The network allows users to have wireless access to the Internet from all the University ™s buildings in both Nicosia (Main Building, New Wing, Research Center) and Limassol, including Lecture Theaters, the Cafeteria and the Library.

Medical services

All students are eligible to free medical care by the national health services upon presentation of their student ID card.

The University has a First Aid Centre, to deal with small incidents.

Furthermore First aid stations are found in designated areas and services are offered by qualified medic first aid staff.

Campus life

The beautiful island-nation of Cyprus is located in the south-eastern basin of the Mediterranean Sea, at the crossroads of Europe, Asia and Africa. It is the third largest island in the Mediterranean, covering an area of 9,251 sq. km. with a population of 780,000.

Cyprus offers a modern cosmopolitan society amidst a superb scenery of high mountain ranges, pine forests and fertile plains. Breath-taking coastlines and sunny beaches, and a historical and archaeological heritage of ten thousand years make the island the ideal place to live and study.

Sports facilities

Frederick University has a modern gym at the Nicosia Campus, which is fully equipped to offer different kinds of training. Other sport activities, both in Nicosia and Limassol, are offered to the students through outsourced facilities.

Student clubs

Students need to strike a balance between their academic and social involvement. The Counseling Center supports students to meet this need through participation in student clubs and societies, which give students the opportunity to participate in many social and cultural activities

Its programs of study have all been evaluated and accredited by the Council of the Cyprus Agency of Quality Assurance and Accreditation in Higher Education and are recognized by KYSATS.

Nicosia, Nicosia, Cyprus


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