Eastern Mediterranean University

The Eastern Mediterranean University has set as a mission becoming a university acting in line with universal values, guided by internationally recognized academic educational criteria, providing solutions for regional and international problems with a sense of social responsibility.

We also are raising graduates who have internalized multiculturalism, free thought, tolerance, and participation as well as carrying out work to make international improvements in the fields of production, science, arts, and sports.

With its highly developed infrastructure, prominent academic staff members, 20,000 students from 106 and 1,100 academics from 35 different countries, quality programs in English, the opportunity of learning a second foreign language, student exchange programs, rich sports, social and cultural activity opportunities, international accreditations, an international teaching context, and a diploma recognised throughout the world, EMU prepares its students for their international careers by educating them in becoming creative and competitive individuals with entrepreneurial skills.

EMU has been offering quality education through 100 undergraduate and school programs and 81 postgraduate and doctoral degree programs provided by 12 faculties, 5 schools and Foreign Languages and English Preparatory School.

The vision of Eastern Mediterranean University is to provide high-quality education based on scientific production and to become a leading and the most preferred university by students and academic staff within its unique geographical location which joins three continents.

Tuition & Other Costs

Tuition Fees Requirements

During Application — Tuition fee is not required.
After Admission / Invitation Letter — Tuition fee is required to be paid directly to university bank account before confirmation for visa is sent.
Before Visa — First semester Tuition fee is required as stated above.
After Arrival — Tuition fee for your second semester can be paid in installment when the time comes.

General Cost, Budget & Living Expenses

Studying abroad in Cyprus is way cheaper than studying in USA, UK, France, Germany, etc. However, it is still studying abroad and it more expensive than studying in your home country. When deciding to study abroad, there are many costs students must consider as they make their budgets. These mainly include:

Tuition fees

Visa & Flight

Accommodation

Living Expenses

For some countries, these costs may prove to be very expensive. However, the cost of studying in North Cyprus is very affordable. For international students, tuition fees differ depending on the degree type a student wants to study (e.g. Undergraduate, Masters, etc). And North Cyprus universities offer amazing scholarships on tuition to international students to help lower their cost of study.  

Cost & Budget Estimates for North Cyprus

TUITION
From $1500 – $20,000 (per year) Tuition fees (after 50% scholarship) — The tuition you pay depends on your course, your study level, and the university you choose.

)Books — most courses use online resources, Library is stock with modern books. Budget $100 (per semester
)Transportation — Free School Buses around the city, cheap buses between cities cost $200 – $500  (per month)
Budget & Living Expenses — Food, Clothes (most students can live on $200 per month) from $1200 – $7000 (per year)
Accommodation — New students are given preference in school owned dormitories (at least in the first year), group of 2 – 6 students can rent an apartment outside campus, you can rent private dormitories inside or outside campus from $4500 – $25000 (per year)
Total Rough Estimatefor a year depending on the course, accommodation, university, and your lifestyle. 

Prices stated are what you will pay when granted 50% tuition fee scholarship.

Eastern Mediterranean University (EMU) Tuition Fees

You should generally expect to pay around US$3.547,50 – $9.585,00 (without scholarship) per year for a bachelor’s degree depending on the course you are offering. International students entering Eastern Mediterranean University (EMU) for the first time will have to pay the full fees for their first semester upfront before they can be granted visa more detail will be on your admission letter. Installment payment are only available to already registered students.

ASSOCIATE DEGREE (2 YEARS)

SCHOOL OF COMPUTING AND TECHNOLOGY

$3850/Year – Accounting and Taxation Applications (Turkish) Associate / A.C.A.A.

$3850/Year – Biomedical Equipment Technology (Turkish) Associate / A.B.E.T.

$3850/Year – Computer Programming (Turkish) Associate / A.C.P.

$3850/Year – Computer Programming and Information Technology Associate / A.C.P.

$3850/Year – Construction Technology (Turkish) Associate / A.C.T.

$3850/Year – Electrical and Electronics Technology (Turkish) Associate / A.E.E.T.

$3850/Year – Mapping and Cadastral Survey (Turkish) Associate / A.D.M.C.S

$3850/Year – Medical Documentation and Office Management (Turkish) Associate / A.D.M.D.O.M.

$3850/Year – Office Management (Turkish) Associate / A.D.O.M. SCHOOL OF JUSTICE Justice (Turkish) Associate / A.A.S.

SCHOOL OF TOURISM AND HOSPITALITY MANAGEMENT

$3850/Year – Culinary Arts (Turkish) Associate / A.A.S

$3850/Year – Tourism And Hospitality Associate / A.A.S.

SCHOOL OF HEALTH SERVICES

$3850/Year – Anesthesia (Turkish) Associate / A.D. Dialysis (Turkish) Associate / A.D.

$3850/Year – Elder Care (Turkish) Associate / A.D. First And Emergency Aid (Turkish) Associate / A.D.

$3850/Year – Medical Imaging Techniques (Turkish) Associate / A.D.

$3850/Year – Oral and Dental Health (Turkish) Associate / A.D. Physiotherapy (Turkish) Associate / A.D.

TECHNICIAN (3 YEARS)

SCHOOL OF COMPUTING AND TECHNOLOGY

$3850/Year – Accounting and Taxation Applications (Turkish) Technician / H.D.C.A.A.

$3850/Year – Biomedical Equipment Technology (Turkish) Technician / H.B.E.T.

$3850/Year – Computer Programming (Turkish) Technician / H.D.C.P.

$3850/Year – Construction and Technical Drawing Technologies (Turkish) Technician / H.D.C.T.D.T.

$3850/Year – Electrical and Electronics Technology (Turkish) Technician / H.D.E.E.T.

UNDERGRADUATE

FACULTY OF ARTS & SCIENCES

$4286/Year – Mathematics (Turkish) * Bachelor / B.S.

$4286/Year – Mathematics and Computer Science Bachelor / B.S.

$4286/Year – Translation and Interpretation Bachelor / B.A.

$4286/Year – Turkish Language and Literature (Turkish) Bachelor / B.A.

$4286/Year – Molecular Biology and Genetics Bachelor / B.S.

$4286/Year – Psychology (Turkish) Bachelor / B.S. Psychology Bachelor / B.S.

FACULTY OF ARCHITECTURE

$5220/Year – Architecture Undergraduate Bachelor / B.Arch.

$5220/Year – Interior Architecture (Turkish) Bachelor / B.Intarch.

$5220/Year – Interior Architecture Bachelor / B.Int.Arch.

SCHOOL OF BANKING AND FINANCE 

$4286/Year – Banking and Finance Bachelor / B.S.

$4286/Year – Banking and Insurance Bachelor / B.S.

$4286/Year – International Trade and Business (Turkish) Bachelor / B.A.

$4286/Year – International Trade and Business Bachelor / B.A.

$4286/Year – Management Information Systems Bachelor / B.S.

$4286/Year – Marketing Bachelor / B.S.

$4286/Year – Human Resources Management Bachelor / B.S.

$4286/Year – International Finance Bachelor / B.S.

FACULTY OF BUSINESS & ECONOMICS

$4286/Year – Business Administration (Turkish) Bachelor / B.B.A.

$4286/Year – Business Administration Bachelor / B.B.A.

$4286/Year – Economics Bachelor / B.S.

$4286/Year – Political Science Bachelor / B.A.

$4286/Year – Public Administration Bachelor / B.A.

$4286/Year – International Relations Bachelor / B.A.

FACULTY OF ENGINEERING

$5220/Year – Civil Engineering (Turkish) Bachelor / B.S.

$5220/Year – Civil Engineering Bachelor / B.S.

$5220/Year – Computer Engineering (Turkish) Bachelor / B.S.

$5220/Year – Computer Engineering Bachelor / B.S.

$5220/Year – Electrical and Electronic Engineering Bachelor / B.S.

$5220/Year – Industrial Engineering Bachelor / B.S.

$5220/Year – Information Systems Engineering Bachelor / B.S.

$5220/Year – Management Engineering Bachelor / B.S.

$5220/Year – Mechanical Engineering Bachelor / B.S.

$5220/Year – Mechatronics Engineering Bachelor / B.S.

$5220/Year – Software Engineering Bachelor / B.S.

FACULTY OF EDUCATION

$5220/Year – Computer And Instructional Technology Teacher Education Bachelor / B.S.

$5220/Year – Elementary School Mathematics Teacher Education (Turkish) Bachelor / B.S.

$5220/Year – Elementary School Teacher Education (Turkish) Bachelor / B.A.

$5220/Year – English Language Teaching Bachelor / B.A.

$5220/Year – Turkish Language and Literature Teacher Education (Turkish)* Bachelor / B.A.

$5220/Year – Turkish Language Teaching Bachelor / B.A.

$5220/Year – Mentally Handicapped Teaching (Turkish) Bachelor / B.A.

$5220/Year – Music Teaching (Turkish) Bachelor / B.A.

$5220/Year – Pre-School Teacher Education (Turkish) Bachelor / B.A.

$5220/Year – Psychological Counseling and Guidance (Turkish) Bachelor / B.S.

$5220/Year – Science Teacher Education (Turkish)* Bachelor / B.S.

$5220/Year – Secondary School Mathematics Teacher Education (Turkish)* Bachelor / B.S.

$5220/Year – Social Sciences Teacher Education (Turkish) Bachelor / B.A.

FACULTY OF HEALTH & SCIENCES

$7368/Year – Health Management (Turkish) Bachelor / B.S.

$7368/Year – Nursing (Turkish) Bachelor / B.S.

$7368/Year – Nutrition & Dietetics (Turkish) Bachelor / B.S.

$7368/Year – Physiotherapy and Rehabilitation (Turkish) Bachelor / B.S.

$7368/Year – Sports Sciences (Turkish) Bachelor / B.S.

FACULTY OF PHARMACY

$7966/Year – Pharmacy (B.Pharm.) Bachelor / B.Pharm.

$7966/Year – Pharmacy (Pharm.D.) Bachelor / Pharm.D.

FACULTY OF COMMUNICATION AND MEDIA STUDIES

$4286/Year – Public Relations and Advertising (Turkish) Bachelor / B.A.

$4286/Year – Public Relations and Advertising Bachelor / B.A.

$4286/Year – Radio-Tv and Film Studies (Turkish) Bachelor / B.A.

$4286/Year – Radio-Tv and Film Studies Bachelor / B.A.

$4286/Year – Information Technology Bachelor / B.S.

$4286/Year – Journalism (Turkish) Bachelor / B.A.

$4286/Year – Visual Art And Visual Communication Design Bachelor / B.A.

FACULTY OF TOURISM

$4286/Year – Tourism and Hospitality Management Bachelor / B.S.

FACULTY OF LAW

$6869/Year – Law (Turkish) Bachelor / LL.B.

FACULTY OF MEDICINE

$20,041/Year – Medicine

MASTER

Thesis vs. Non-thesis: What’s the Difference?

Many students wonder what the difference is between our thesis and non-thesis options. Basically, the thesis option has more research, while the non-thesis has more classes. However, ALL master’s students must conduct some sort of research or project.

MASTER (Without Thesis)

FACULTY OF BUSINESS & ECONOMICS

$2500/Sem – Banking and Finance (Online) Master / M.S.

$2500/Sem – Banking and Finance (Turkish) Master / M.S.

$2500/Sem – Banking and Finance Master / M.S.

$2500/Sem – Business Administration Master / M.B.A.

$2500/Sem – Business Management (Turkish) Master / M.A.

$2500/Sem – International Relations Master / M.A.

$2500/Sem – Managerial Economics (Turkish) Master / M.S.

$2500/Sem – Marketing Management Master / M.A.

$2500/Sem – Economics (without Thesis) Master / M.S.

$2500/Sem – Financial Economics (Turkish) Master / M.S.

FACULTY OF EDUCATION

$2500/Sem – Early Childhood Education (Turkish) Master / M.Ed.

$2500/Sem – English Language Teaching Master / M.A.

$2500/Sem – Information and Communication Technologies in Education (1 YEAR) Master / M.S.

FACULTY OF COMMUNICATION AND MEDIA STUDIES

$2500/Sem – Digital Media and Film Master / M.A.

$2500/Sem – Visual Art and Visual Communication Design Master / M.A.

FACULTY OF ENGINEERING

$2500/Sem – Computer Engineering Master / M.S.

$2500/Sem – Engineering Management Master / M.S.

$2500/Sem – Industrial Engineering Master / M.S.

$2500/Sem – Information Systems Master / M.S.

FACULTY OF ARCHITECTURE

$2500/Sem – Architecture Master / M.Arch.

$2500/Sem – Interior Architecture Master / M.Int.Arc.

FACULTY OF ARTS & SCIENCES

$2500/Sem – Developmental Psychology Master / M.S.

FACULTY OF TOURISM

$2500/Sem – E-Hospitality Management (Online) Master / M.S.

$2500/Sem – Tourism Management Master / M.S.

SCHOOL OF COMPUTING AND TECHNOLOGY

$2500/Sem – Information Technology (1 YEAR) Master / M.Tech.

MASTER (With Thesis)

FACULTY OF BUSINESS & ECONOMICS

$2500/Sem – Banking and Finance (Online) Master / M.S.

$2500/Sem – Banking and Finance Master / M.S.

$2500/Sem – Business Administration Master / M.B.A.

$2500/Sem – Business Management (Turkish) Master / M.A.

$2500/Sem – Economics Master / M.S.

$2500/Sem – International Relations Master / M.A.

$2500/Sem – Marketing Management Master / M.A.

FACULTY OF ARTS & SCIENCES

$2500/Sem – Applied Mathematics & Computer Science Master / M.S.

$2500/Sem – Chemistry Master / M.S.

$2500/Sem – Developmental Psychology Master / M.S.

$2500/Sem – Turkish Language and Literature (Turkish) Master / M.A.

$2500/Sem – Mathematics Master / M.S.

$2500/Sem – Physics Master / M.S.

FACULTY OF EDUCATION

$2500/Sem – Curriculum and Instruction (Turkish) Master / M.Ed.

$2500/Sem – Early Childhood Education (Turkish) Master / M.Ed.

$2500/Sem – English Language Teaching Master / M.A.

$2500/Sem – Information and Communication Technologies in Education Master / M.S.

$2500/Sem – Psychological Counseling and Guidance (Turkish) Master / M.A.

FACULTY OF ARCHITECTURE

$2500/Sem – Architecture Master / M.S.

$2500/Sem – Interior Architecture Master / M.S.

$2500/Sem – Urban Design Master / M.S.

FACULTY OF ENGINEERING

$2500/Sem – Civil Engineering Master / M.S.

$2500/Sem – Computer Engineering Master / M.S.

$2500/Sem – Electrical and Electronic Engineering Master / M.S.

$2500/Sem – Industrial Engineering Master / M.S.

$2500/Sem – Mechanical Engineering Master / M.S.

FACULTY OF HEALTH & SCIENCES

$2500/Sem – Nutrition and Dietetics (Turkish) Master / M.S.

$2500/Sem – Physiotherapy and Rehabilitation (Turkish ) Master / M.S.

FACULTY OF COMMUNICATION AND MEDIA STUDIES

$2500/Sem – Communication and Media Studies Master / M.A.

FACULTY OF LAW

$2500/Sem – Law (Turkish) Master / LL.M.

FACULTY OF TOURISM

$2500/Sem – Tourism Managemet Master / M.S.

PHD

FACULTY OF TOURISM

$2500/Sem – Tourism Management PhD / Ph.D.

FACULTY OF ENGINEERING

$2500/Sem – Civil Engineering PhD / Ph.D.

$2500/Sem – Computer Engineering PhD / Ph.D.

$2500/Sem – Electrical and Electronic Engineering PhD / Ph.D.

$2500/Sem – Industrial Engineering PhD / Ph.D.

$2500/Sem – Mechanical Engineering PhD / Ph.D.

FACULTY OF ARCHITECTURE

$2500/Sem – Architecture PhD / Ph.D.

FACULTY OF EDUCATION

$2500/Sem – English Language Teaching PhD / Ph.D.

FACULTY OF ARTS & SCIENCES

$2500/Sem – Applied Mathematics and Computer Science PhD / Ph.D.

$2500/Sem – Chemistry PhD / Ph.D.

$2500/Sem – Mathematics PhD / Ph.D.

$2500/Sem – Physics PhD / Ph.D.

FACULTY OF BUSINESS & ECONOMICS

$2500/Sem – Business Administration PhD / Ph.D.

$2500/Sem – Economics PhD / Ph.D. Finance PhD / Ph.D.

$2500/Sem – International Relations PhD / Ph.D.

FACULTY OF COMMUNICATION AND MEDIA STUDIES

$2500/Sem – Communication and Media Studies PhD / Ph.D.

University of Warwick at E.M.U

$2500/Sem – Engineering Business Management Master / M.S.C.

SCHOLARHIPS

Not matter where you wish to travel to, studying abroad is not cheap. In fact, even studying in your own country is not cheap. But if you can afford, it is always advisable to study abroad. Even if you are from a 1st world (advanced country), doing a year or a semester abroad is still very advantageous. 

Scholarship Awarded by: Eastern Mediterranean University

Scholarship Amount: 50% tuition fees scholarship (you pay half of the tuition fees)

Scholarship Duration: complete duration of your degree program

Scholarship Eligibility: Foreign Student at Undergraduate and Postgraduate level

Scholarship Application: There is no separate application. Students seeking admission into the university are considered for the scholarship. So just apply for your admission and we will take care of the rest.

Scholarship Coverage: This scholarship only affects your tuition fees. You are still responsible for all your other study abroad costs.

Language of Teaching

Majority of the courses are taught in good English. Some courses taught only in Turkish are marked on the degree programs or tuition fees tabs. Languages on the street are mainly English and Turkish.

Application / Enrollment Fees

This university has NO application/enrollment fee.

This university has NO per-semester registration fee.

Application Deadlines

Spring/February Intake: starts – 26th August, ends – 20th January (best to apply before October)

Fall/September Intake: starts – 26th January, ends – 25th August (best to apply before June)

Application Documents

Undergraduate Applicants must be less than 25 years old.

Undergraduate

Scanned Copy of your International Travel Passport

Personal photo (face only)

Scanned Copy of stamped and signed official High School leaving certificate or equivalent.

Scanned Copy of stamped and signed official High School Transcript or equivalent.

Non-English speaking international students will need to take free UNIC’s NEPTON test when they arrive on campus.

Or submit an English language proficiency certificate (any of these – IELTS, TOEFL, SAT, IGCSE, PTE).

Transfer Students

Official stamped and signed descriptions of courses already taken along with stamped and signed official university Transcript or equivalent 

Must complete a minimum of 2/3 of the Master’s degree credits (credits Earned at other universities)

Postgraduates

Scanned Copy of your International Travel Passport

Personal photo (face only)

Scanned Copy of stamped and signed official High School leaving certificate or equivalent

Scanned Copy of stamped and signed official High School Transcript or equivalent

Scanned Copy of stamped and signed official bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university (for masters)

Scanned Copy of stamped and signed official bachelor’s Transcript or equivalent (for masters)

Scanned Copy of stamped and signed official Masters degree from an accredited college or university (for PhD)

Scanned Copy of stamped and signed official master’s Transcript or equivalent (for PhD)

YOUR CV (for masters & PhD)

PORTFOLIO (required for Architecture Applicants)

YOUR THESIS PROPOSAL (for PhD)

LETTER OF INTENT (for PhD)

MASTER THESIS (optional – for PhD)

Non-English speaking international students will need to take free UNIC’s NEPTON test when they arrive on campus.

Or submit an English language proficiency certificate (any of these – IELTS, TOEFL, SAT, GRE, IGCSE, PTE) (optional).

Foundation/Preparatory School / Course / Program

Applicants who don’t have English proficiency results are given a simple (street conversation level) English test. Those who fail are given English course for one or two semesters before they start the main courses. Also, applicants who have deficiency course (not enough of the prerequisite courses) are also giving such courses before they start their main program.

English Proficiency Documents / Requirements 

Non-English speaking international students will need to take free UNIC’s NEPTON test when they arrive on campus.

Or submit an English language proficiency certificate (any of these – IELTS, TOEFL, SAT, GRE, IGCSE PTE).