Larnaca fuming over university snub

MPs and the Larnaca Municipality are fuming at the University of Cyprus decision to shelve plans to establish its Marine Science and Technology School there, citing multi-million inflated costs. Larnaca’s dream of

COVID19: Jab walk-ins for university students

Walk-in vaccination centres will cater exclusively to university students who want a COVID-19 booster shot next Monday and Tuesday, said the Health Ministry. The walk-in centres will operate solely for students who

COVID19: Government sidesteps Uni jab policies

The government will not interfere with the Cyprus University of Technology (TEPAK) decision only to allow COVID-19 vaccinated or previously infected students on campus. “TEPAK is an autonomous organisation. If the universities

Old Nicosia has a lot going for it

The recent decision to convert the historical school of Phaneromeni into an architecture school of the University of Cyprus has brought a lot of hope for Nicosia’s revitalisation within the walls. Some


No vision for Old Nicosia

An impression is given from arguments in favour of moving the University of Cyprus school of architecture to Phaneromeni high school, once the famous Girls’ Lyceum, is that central Nicosia has become


Larnaca’s university dreams up in smoke

Larnaca’s dream of hosting the School of Marine Sciences and Technology of the University of Cyprus was buried under concrete this week, as the government rejected the project due to high costs.