About Us

Our mission, Vision and Accreditations


We help students attain the knowledge, skills, and progressive values that will promote career opportunities, ensure sustainable living, and contribute to the development of society. Within our unique environment, our innovative student-centered approach incorporates cross-disciplinary learning, the use of advanced technology, and a strong focus on independent learning.


We will offer students an exceptional opportunity that transforms and enriches their quality of life. Through continuous improvement of teaching, research, and real-life experience, our graduates will be recognized in society for their contributions as educated, engaged, and ethical agents of change.

Accreditations and Memberships

Since its establishment, Cyprus International University (CIU) has placed great importance to global development and cooperation due to which it has become an internationally recognized and respected institution of higher education CIU continues to develop a global presence by entering several existing and on-going agreements. CIU has received accreditation for its programs from numerous reputable accreditation institutions and has become a member of many organizations to improve the quality of education it offers.


Science, Literature, Faculty of Science and Letters, Faculty of Languages, History and Geography Curriculum Programs Assessment and Accreditation Association (FEDEK)

Association for Evaluation and Accreditation of Teacher Education Programs (EPDAD)

Association for Evaluation and Accreditation of Health Sciences Programs (SABAK)

Communication Education Evaluation Accreditation Board (İLEDAK)

Foundation for International Business Administration Accreditation (FIBAA)

Association for Evaluation and Accreditation of Engineering Programs (MÜDEK)

Architectural Accrediting Board (MiAK)

Pearson Assured


The Turkish Republic Higher Education Board (YÖK)

The Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus Board of Higher Education Planning Accreditation and Coordination Board (YÖDAK)