The Cyprus Institute (IKY) is an international, non-profit research and educational organization with a strong scientific and technological orientation. It is a center of excellence, dealing with issues of regional interest but of global importance, with emphasis on interdisciplinary research and international collaborations.
The Institute consists of four specialized, multidisciplinary research centers which were developed in collaboration with leading international organizations in the respective subject areas:
Energy, Environment and Water Resources Research Center (EEWRC) Science and Technology Research Center in Archeology and Culture (STARC) Computer Science and Technology Research Center (CASTORC) Climate and Atmosphere Research Center (CARE-C)
In addition to collaborations on research projects and more than 100 Memoranda of Understanding and agreements with major partners around the world.
THE SCHOOL OF POSTGRADUATE STUDIES
The School of Postgraduate Studies is the educational arm of the Cyprus Institute as an accredited body that grants recognized degrees of higher education. Founded in 2010, the School focuses on the postgraduate level of studies. It retains a small number of high-level students who are fully integrated into the Institute's research activities. This offers students the opportunity to gain practical education and training using the latest methods and techniques, to have access to state-of-the-art infrastructure and to conduct research with internationally recognized research teams. The School of Postgraduate Studies provides an educational environment where excellence in education, innovation and research is enhanced through interdisciplinary collaborations. The school aspires to train future leaders in academia and industry. The graduates of the Institute already hold positions in academia and industry, both in Cyprus and internationally. The language of instruction and communication is English.
COLLABORATIONS WITH UNIVERSITIES AND RESEARCH CENTERS
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign Center for Research and Restoration of Museums of France (C2RMF) Max Planck Institute for Chemistry Alternative Energy and Atomic Energy Commission University of Helsinki
GENEROUS OPPORTUNITIES FOR FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE
Scholarships Research Assistantships Work-study Schemes
Internship Winter / summer schools Special seminars and workshops
HOW TO DEAL WITH THE CHALLENGES CAUSED BY THE PANDEMIC
The new landscape that is being formed after the pandemic creates challenges for higher education that the Cyprus Institute is facing. With flexibility and creativity we make the transition from conventional education, to the implementation of alternative forms of offering courses based on the instructions of the Quality Assurance and Certification Body of Higher Education.
Contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org or at 22208614.