Cyprus is on its way to becoming an established educational and research center of excellence.  With a robust industry comprising 3 public and 5 private universities and more than 40 public and private higher education institutions with international academic and scientific recognition, Cyprus attracts thousands of international students every year. Our high quality academic institutions have close cooperation and affiliation with universities from the UK, Germany and the US, and offer multidisciplinary English-taught programs under the tutelage of distinguished world class academics.