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Frederick University is an energetic and vibrant private university operating in the Republic of Cyprus, a member state of the European Union. Frederick University was established after a decision by the Council of Ministers of the Republic of Cyprus on 12th September 2007. Although the establishment of the University is relatively recent, the organisation has a long history of more than 50 years in higher education. Frederick University operates from two campuses, the main campus in Nicosia, the capital of Cyprus and the other campus in Limassol, the second largest city.

The University, enjoying respect and recognition both nationally and internationally, offers a broad range of academic programs of study in the areas of Science, Engineering, Business, Arts, Architecture, Media, Humanities, Health, and Education. The University has a strong focus on academic research, being one of the leading research organizations in the country.

With its dedication to academic excellence, provision of innovative and high-quality programs of study and active research, Frederick University is an ideal destination for young people interested in obtaining the knowledge, skills and free thinking needed to address the challenges of the modern world.

Mission and Main Objectives

The mission of Frederick University is the provision of learning opportunities through teaching and research in the areas of science, technology, literature, and the arts, as well as a systematic contribution to the wider social context.

Stemming directly from its mission statement, the functions of Frederick University are based on three core pillars:

  • Education – The University should provide educational opportunities at all levels of higher education that correspond to clear benefits to its recipients, all within an appropriate educational environment that promotes knowledge and learning and contributes to the academic and personal development of all members of the educational community
  • Research – The University should actively support the advancement of research and the generation of new knowledge through fostering exploration, innovation and novel application of knowledge at all levels of the academic community.
  • Contribution to society – The University should actively engage with the needs of the society, both within the local and international context, and promote knowledge, human values and culture to the society at large.