Higher education must widen horizons

The University of Cyprus Rector Tasos Christofides was re-elected this week, unopposed, to a second four-year term and laid his next priority to elevate the state institution to an international level. This


University of Cyprus among world top 600 

The University of Cyprus is among the top 501-600 universities in the world this year, according to the Academic Ranking of World Universities (ARWU), also known as the “Shanghai Ranking”. In a

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