Fully funded Top 5 scholarships to study in Cyprus 2018-2019



Wondering how to get a college scholarship for your studies in Cyprus? We provide an extensive list of scholarship opportunities for universities in Cyprus, including the best national and international scholarships, fellowships, college and university grants, free tuition fees, but for the sake of this article we be focusing on the top 5 scholarships to study in Cyprus 2018-2019 ,this also includes Cyprus scholarships for developing countries most of which are fully funded scholarships to study in Cyprus.

Brief Description

Cyprus is located in the south of Turkey on an island in the Mediterranean Sea just after Sardinia, it is also close to Sicily. Cyprus is the third largest island in the Mediterranean Sea. Cyprus is geographically located in Asia but it is politically a European country and also a member of the EU. More than 63,000 university students from over 131 different countries are currently enrolled in twelve major universities in Cyprus. If you desire education with nice and conducive environment where you can also meet different people from different culture, then you should consider studying in Cyprus.

A lot of universities offer scholarship base on varying factors  to the most prestigious, outstanding and self-confident students in Cyprus . However, world scholarship forum have compiled this list of scholarship available for undergraduate,masters and PhD studies in Cyprus, to help you whose dream of studying  in one of the world best study locations for international students  might be cut short because unavailability fund.

see list below:

1.Endeavour Vocational Education and Training (VET) Scholarship in Cyprus

The Endeavour VET Scholarship provides financial support for international applicants to undertake VET at a Diploma, Advanced Diploma or Associate Degree level in any field in Australia for up to two and a half years. VET provides occupational or work-related knowledge and skills. The courses are directly related to a trade, occupation or ‘vocation’ in which the applicant participates. These courses exclude degree and higher level programmes normally delivered by universities. This scholarship is every one who wishes to pursue their higher education in Cyprus ...READ MORE

2.Cyprus Institute Dean’s Distinguished Scholarship for Doctoral Studies

The Cyprus Institute offers Dean’s Distinguished Scholarships to international students to  pursue doctoral degree (PhD) studies, the institute  offers these scholarships in areas like -Energy, Environment and Atmospheric Sciences, Computational Sciences Science and Technology in Cultural Heritage.

The scheme provides the opportunity to young scholars that are able to demonstrate outstanding academic performance to pursue their PhD studies in one of the Institute’s world class research facilities.

The Institute operates under the aegis of the Cyprus Research and Educational Foundation (CREF), which is governed by a Board of Trustees, comprised of leading personalities of the international academic, political and business world....READ MORE

3.Cyprus International Institute of Management Scholarships

Cyprus International Institute of Management offers seven full scholarships worth € 82,000 and 50 partial scholarships. These scholarships are open to both Cyprus and international students for pursuing the undergraduate and postgraduate programme. The scholarships are aimed at helping prospective students study in internationally recognised programs at CIIM, at both the undergraduate and the postgraduate level.

The Cyprus International Institute of Management (CIIM) is a non-profit international business school established in 1990 by a group of business leaders and a team of prominent academics representing some of the world’s top business schools. More so,The candidate should have a very good command over the English language.READ MORE

4.PhD Scholarships in Computational Sciences at Cyprus Institute

The Cyprus Institute is offering two scholarships for its PhD program in Computational Sciences Co-funded by the EU H2020 VI-SEEM Project. Successful candidates will be given the opportunity to study at The Cyprus Institute, applying their research towards the activities of the EU H2020 VI-SEEM project.

The Computational Sciences Doctoral program educates potential scholars in mathematical modelling and in computational methods and techniques needed to solve complex scientific and engineering problems, as well as in management and visualization of complex data sets. Doctoral candidates are trained in the use of state-of-the-art computational methods and advanced computer technologies, and perform research within internationally recognized research teams in the fields of inter alia Novel Computer Technologies, Lattice QCD, Climate Modelling, Digital Cultural Heritage, Computational Chemistry, Computational Fluid Dynamics with Applications in Energy Medical Imaging and Computational Biology.


5.PhD Research Scholarship in 5G Communication Networks at UCLan Cyprus

The School of Sciences at UCLan Cyprus is providing PhD research scholarship in 5G communication Networks. The scholarship is open only to permanent residents in the Republic of Cyprus and to EU nationals due to residency requirements.The scholarship will cover tuition fees and travelling costs of up to 3 relevant trips (e.g. conference attendance). The scholar may be asked to contribute towards the costs of a one-week residential period of study and conference attendance, to be held at the University of Central Lancashire, in Preston, Lancashire. This contribution will be in the region of GB£500.

As a minimum requirement applicants must have a Masters Degree (or equivalent qualification) in a relevant discipline and an acceptable English Language Qualification equivalent to UKVI IELTS 7.0 (no minimum sub score below 6.5)...READ MORE

Scholarship Type

Scholarship is for international students who wish to obtain an undergraduate, master degree, Ph.D degree in a Cyprus university.

Field of study:

Offer to study in Cyprus universities ranges across every fields of study.

Scholarship Benefits:

These opportunities has value that includes full tuition waiver, accommodation and other expenses paid.

To be taken in(Country):

All scholarships are taken in Cyprus.

Eligible Nationality:

Cyprus Scholarship is open to international students.


  • Applicants must hold a valid master’s degree for admission into the PhD programme and also an appropriate undergraduate degree for admission into the master degree.
  • Students must meet the required criteria for a particular Institution.
  • Applicants are required to have a valid level of knowledge in either English or Greek language or both depending on the language of the academic programme.

Other Documents Required

  • Copies of diplomas received from a tertiary institution or university (scanned)
  • Graduate Program English Language Requirement (optional)
  • An official transcript of all university-level courses taken in previous university.
  • 6 by 5(cm) passport-sized photographs (two).
  • Documentation of scores received for English and academic proficiency exams/tests. (if available)
  • Photocopy of the student’s international travel passport.

Application Deadline:

The application deadline for the scholarship is usually around the Autumn Semester which runs from September to December, and the Spring Semester which lasts from January to April.

Application Procedure:

All application are to be sent via email of the host University.

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  1. Dear Sir/Madam!
    I hope this email finds you well! I am Belay Zerga, a PhD candidate right now from Addis Ababa University, Ethiopia. I have finished the course work & proposal defense, and I need a research fund to peruse my research’s laboratory and survey. Dear would you please inform me if there is such financial grant.
    Kind Regards!

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