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  • Locations: Nicosia, Cyprus
  • Program Terms: Summer
  • Homepage: Click to visit
  • Program Sponsor: University of Nicosia-Global Semesters 
  • Restrictions: U of A applicants only
  • This program is currently not accepting applications.
Dates / Deadlines:

There are currently no active application cycles for this program.
Fact Sheet:
Fact Sheet:
Study Abroad Advisor: Bumpers College: Madison Barnes, College of Architecture & Design: Brian Poepsel, College of Education & Health Professions: Madison Barnes, College of Engineering: Brian Poepsel, Fulbright College: Katie Sabo, Walton College: Megan Hull Program Type: External
Click here for a definition of this term Minimum GPA: 2.5 Language of Instruction: English
Open to non-U of A students?: No Click here for a definition of this term Automatic Discounts: $500/semester
Housing Options: Apartment COVID-19 Vaccination: Unknown; students must confirm with vendor directly
Program Description:

This is a fantastic opportunity for animal science and pre-veterinary students to study animal health and disease and to learn about animal husbandry in the Mediterranean during the summer.

You will visit piggeries, hatcheries, goat and dairy farms, veterinary clinics, and one of the Most Advanced Biogas Units in the European Union, which makes for a fascinating comparative study of facilities, practices and perspectives in the Mediterranean around animal care!


Students enroll in 2 Courses and earn 6 Credits for this 4-Week Summer Program:

Required Course:
  • GEOL-315: Geology of Cyprus and Eastern Mediterranean (3 Credit Hours)
Elective Courses (Select One):
  • DES-260: Photography I (3 Credit Hours)
  • EUS-210: European Cultures (3 Credit Hours)
  • GREK-101: Greek Language and Culture I (3 Credit Hours)
Site Visits

The program includes site-visits that will complement classroom teaching. Site visits may include:

  • Guided Field Excursions to the Troodos Mountains – where one of the most studied ophiolite formations in the world can be found, and other geologically important sites in Cyprus, including the sedimentary rock formations, and quarries and mines.

Participants will be able to create a collection form all the major Cyprus rocks and minerals from these visits.

Safest Country
In the World
For 15-29 Year Olds
2 of the Top 25
Beaches in Europe
(TripAdvisor, 2021)
of the Population
Speaks English
European Lifestyle
in the Mediterranean
University Students
From 6 Continents
Modern Urban
University Campus
Ranked in
Top 250 Universities
in Europe
Ranked in
Top 3%
in the World

This program is currently not accepting applications.