Near East University combines academic success within a vibrant social environment,set in the most beautiful islands in the Mediterranean. Founded in 1988, NU is considered to be one of the most highly regarded academic institutions in the Middle East.

NEU offers world-class education to ever 26,000 students from over 102 countries. Our modern and aesthetically designed campus provides the perfect environment for our successful and forward thinking  future graduates to pursue their goals. With 16 faculties, 220 Departments,45 Graduate Schools,4 Vocational Schools and 28 Research Centres we offer a diverse  selection of degrees  that prepare our students for  their careers. In addition to academic faculties, the University provides many other facilities including:

  • Olympic Swimming
  • Restaurants & Cafes
  • Near East Hospital
  • Grand Library
  • Student Dormitories
  • Innovation Centre – IBM Supercomputer
  • Hotel
  • Near East Bank
  • Tourism Centre
  • Colloge
  • Junior College
  • Nursery
  • Preschool
  • Animal Hospital

NEU is now the only academic  institution in North Cyprus to offer education in both Dentistry  and Medicine. Our Hospitals- accredited by the Joint Commission International (JCI) for Clinical Excellence – are also the only facilities in the Middle East region that offer such a wide range of training and research opportunities.

NEU is dedicated to promoting academic achievement and provides several scholarship opportunities to students, especially for Departments that are instructed in English. As a result, many of our students gain the right to have scholarships and can enjoy the benefits of the extensive educational opportunities that NEU has to offer.

How to apply NEU?

  • General Requirements for Undergraduate Admissions And of;
    * General Certificate of Secondary Education (GCSE) Exam results
    * International General Certificate of Secondary Education (IGCSE) Exam results
    * International Baccalaureate Exam results
    * American College Testing (ACT) Exam results
    * Scholastic Aptitude Test (SAT) Exam results
    * Tawjihi Exam results ( for Jordanian and Palestinian students)
    * Baccalaureate Exam results ( for Lebanese, Iraqi and Syrian students)
    * Diploma Debirestan” Exam results (for Iranian students)
    * Higher Secondary Certificate Exam results ( for Pakistani, Indian and Bangladesh students)
    * WAEC/NECO/NABTEB Exam results (for West African students)
    * GAOKAO Exam results (for Chinese students)
    * High School Diploma (for all other Overseas students) Admission
    * KCSE Examination Results (for Kenyan Students)
    * UACE Examination Results (for Ugandan students)
    * Certificate of Success (Attestation de Reusitte) (for students from D.R. of Congo)
    * ACSEE Examination Result (for Tanzanian students)
    * AGCSE (A2)  Examination Result (for Rwandan students)
    * Al-Shahada Al-Thanawiyya (Baccalaureate) Exam for Libyan Students
    * Diploma Debirestan and Pishdaneshgahi for Iranian Students

    Documents Required* Application Form
    Original copy of  the Diploma
    A photocopy of the identity card or passport.
    Reference letter from the school you last attended
    For the transfer students copy of academic transcript and course description
    Copy of English language qualification –if taken-
    2 passport  sized photograph (to be on the application form).

    * Note: English translations of these documents are necessary if they are in any foreign language. In order to complete the registration all the original documents must be submitted upon arrival.

    All the applicants can find the application forms and apply via;
    – Our website ( ) & email it to
    – Postal services (International Office, Near East Boulevard, Nicosia-TRNC)
    – Fax (+90 392 680 2043)

Costs and Scholarships

NEU, considers the expected demands of students in every respect and aims to offer the best possible financial conditions to its students.  The NEU Undergraduate tuition fee is €5,600 for most of our programs. All International students receive a 50% scholarship on this standard tuition fee whereby bringing the annual fee to €2,800. Specific departments which are not within the standard price group are Medicine, Veterinary and Dentistry. Prices of these programmes are listed below:

Medicine €12,600
Dentistry English – €11,600 Turkish – €9,400
Veterinary €8,600

Scholarship offers for International students are not provided for the departments listed above but specific scholarship arrangements can be made for outstanding students based on an evaluation of their high school results.

Near East University offers its students all-inclusive packages which cover tuition and fees, accommodation and food for only €4,400. All inclusive packages are only available for standard tuition fee programs and covers accommodation in a standard dormitory room for 4-people. Departments listed in the table above and Architecture are not included in the package offer.

Tuition fees for postgraduate programmes will vary depending on the department and number of courses a student would like to take.


Accommodation Facilities : General Information

One of the most important requirements of an effective education system is the accommodation that will provide students with comforts from home in a secure environment. On the Near East University campus, there is a large dormitory complex comprising 14 blocks, of which seven are designed for female students and seven for male students; all with rooms for single, double, triple and quadruple use. Furthermore, two more dormitory complexes are available for students with special needs. There are three types of dormitories, each designed for different needs; standard, economic and luxury. The dormitories at Near East University offer accommodation opportunities to 4,500 students.

Dormitory Types and Features

Economic Dormitories:

Dormitories 1, 2 and 3 are designed as economic accommodation facilities. Economic dormitory amenities include a bed, wardrobe, study table, bookshelf, chair and internet connection.

Standard Dormitories:

Dormitories 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10 and 15 are designed as standard accommodation facilities. Standard dormitory amenities include a bed, wardrobe, study table, bookshelf, chair, internet connection, small fridge, telephone, and TV in double rooms.

Luxury Dormitories:

Dormitories 12, 14 and 16 are designed as luxurious accommodation facilities. Luxury dormitory services include a bed, wardrobe, study table, bookshelf, chair, internet connection, small fridge, telephone, TV, private en suite WC-bathroom and infrastructure for satellite receivers such as D-Smart, Digiturk, Hotbird and local channels.


The rooms in the Residence include a bed, wardrobe, study table, bookshelf, chair, internet connection, fridge, telephone, TV, private en-suite WC-bathroom, central heating and air conditioning facilities, and infrastructure for satellite receivers such as D-Smart, Digiturk, Hotbird and local channels. Daily cleaning services are also provided. Furthermore, students staying at the Residence are provided with three meals a day. Residence rooms are designed for single and double use.

Apart Dormitories

In order to ensure that we provide our students with the comfort and safety of their own homes, the Apart Dormitories offer a luxury accommodation environment. The Apart Dormitories provide single, double and triple rooms with bed,  armchair or sofa, TV, study table, fully equipped kitchen with table and chairs, wardrobe, fridge, washing machine, air conditioning, LCD TV with access to various satellite broadcasting channels from around the world, internet, and hot and cold water facilities.

Student Life

Neu campus dormitories are located in Nicosia,  One of the most important conditions for an excellent education for our students is to make them feel at home abroad and provide them every opportunity. 7 blocks of dormitories are available for girls. 1, 2, 3 and 4 person sharing rooms.         14-unit block layout structure including 7 male dormitory. In our campus there are a total of three types of dormitories; Economical, standard and deluxe dormitory facilities. Each dormitory has  250 – 300 bed capacity and capacity of 4500 beds in all dorms.

Dormitory Types and Features
Economic Dormitories: Dormitories 1, 2 and 3 is designed as economic dorms. In Economic dormitories we are providing facilities of dormitory bed, wardrobe, desk, chair, bookcase and internet connection.

Standard Dormitories: Dormitories; 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 15 are designed as standard dorms. Our standard dorm contains bed, closet, desk and chair, bookcase, internet connection, mini fridge, telephone and TV in the room for 2 people.

Luxury Dormitories:Dormitories; 2, 14 and 16 are designed as luxurious dorms. In our Luxury dorms there are bed, wardrobe, desk and chair, bookcase, internet connection, mini fridge, telephone, TV and a toilet-bathroom in the room. Turksat, D-Smart, Digiturk, Hotbird and local channels are available.

In addition to the dormitory blocks, the University is also offering two other housing facilities. These are our type of residential apartments and luxury apartments.

Residence: In Residence rooms there are toilet, bathroom, TV, refrigerator, Internet access, central heating and air conditioning. Also it is given the opportunity for students who stay here 3 meals a day and room cleaning is done. Our single and double rooms are also available as options for our students.

Apart Dormitories: Apart Dormitories offers all the comfort needed to feel at home. Options for Apart Dormitories are; one-bedroom, two-bedroom and three-bedroom. Apart luxurious apartments contains; bed, sofa, TV table or seating group consisting dresser, desk, dining table and chairs, wardrobe, kitchen counters, 12 and 18 BTU inverter air conditioners, refrigerators, electric hob and oven, washing machine, dirt wardrobe, LCD television, Turksat, D-Smart, Digiturk, Hotbird and local channels, satellite infrastructure, 1Mbps (1024 kbps) card internet infrastructure and has hot water systems that provide continuous hot water in all buildings (boilers) is located.

We provide transportation to Nicosia and town center, Neu Campus for free of charge on weekdays. Also we are giving free transportation service from Ercan Airport to our new students , you can find Service hours and routes detailed information from the chart

Social and Cultural Activities
Students at NEU can benefit from the many clubs and daily activities on offer on campus to enrich their social lives. In addition, Conferences and Symposiums are regularly held at both an international and national level with many international experts invited to participate. Students are welcome to attend these events that are commonly held at the Ataturk Conference & Cultural Centre on campus. This excellent facility comprises 4 fully equipped amphitheatres and a Congress Theatre

Sporting facilities and the Olympic Swimming Pool
In our sports facilities; 1 football 4 versatile gym, 1 gymlastic, 2 tennis courts and outdoor sports are available next to them. Students can make free use of all sports facilities and the Olympic Indoor Swimming Pool. University of Kyrenia and the Near East University has licensed athletes in over 1000 different branches. under the health and fitness center located in our Health Unit it is to make students work under control of sports doctor. According to needs of people trainers implement programs in this centre. In the Athletics of Health laboratory, internal medicine specialist and a medical team consisting of nurses are making specific tests like physical test in order to measure suitability for fitness, nutrition programs and special endurance sports clubs are made for specific performance checks and follow-up testing. In the hall steps, aerobics, Pilates, schwinncycling, kangoojump X-Body, Total Body, Tai-chi-chuan, gluteal / Abdominal such group outside workouts and lounge with hiking, beach walks, bike tours and boat trips are made. Olympic indoor swimming pool, 2700 square meters, the size of 50×20 meter pool, central heating system, a 1000-spectator capacity, a modern interior and the country’s first and only Olympic-sized indoor swimming pool with cafeteria. It offers water polo, jumping and water tower next to sports such as ballet, are held in swimming courses for beginners in swimming. Multi-purpose sports facilities is sufficient to serve NEU RA 25 Gym, basketball, handball, volleyball, badminton.  As well as the hall is equipted with a special sound system providing opportunities of various ceremonies and concerts.

The Grand Library
Built on a 15,000 m2 area and shared between Near East University and brother University, University of Kyrenia. In Neu Grand Library research services are available in the most advanced international standards and is available to all users. There are more than one million books in the library, with more than 50,000 electronic journals available with access to 170 million electronic resources from anywhere in the world; 8500 DVD, 17 movie viewing booth, 12 individual and group study rooms, 1,000 4 amphitheater, 350-seat theater scene, located 600-seat cafeteria and 700-seat desk. Grand Library is a cultural and informative centre giving seamless  access 24 hours a day.
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56,000 m2 of built covered area on the most advanced equipped with medical equipment and technology, the Near East University Hospital, provides experienced and expert staff with 36 an uninterrupted health services 24 hours a day. Near is hospital is located in Near East University Campus and we are providing free health services to all citizens of the Republic of Turkey students studying in TRNC  under the scope of  Social Security Institution (SGK). Students can benefit from Emergency Hospital Near East under the free health services, polyclinics, twenty-four hours seven days, including all of the medical unit of the operation unit (7/24) were able to take in principle.

Near East University Faculty of Dentistry Hospital cares for patient safety and has created quality standards in the field of health international JCI (The Joint Commission International) completed its   preparations for the first year for the accreditation document, JCI accreditation certificate field passing through the inspection in January 2009 the first      Faculty of Dentistry Hospital clinics He won the       feature. Dentistry Hospital clinics technological equipment used in the world’s most developed   countries, with methods and materials mouth, teeth, jaws and is designed to provide services for health and disease. Implantology, esthetic dentistry,          preventive dentistry, conscious sedation as current practices of modern dentistry, especially for the treatment of patients who require sedation,  especially children with disabilities and is located in discordant clinical program. Many hospitals, and the lack of known clinical, created specifically for the treatment of disabled patients’ disability unit “are ready.

Near East University Animal Hospital  has started providing services as of November 15, 2014. Surgery, obstetrics and gynecology, internal medicine, offers diagnosis and diagnostic laboratory services in the video section. Most modern radiographic diagnosis on the Display unit, ultrasound and endoscopic devices are available. Diagnostic Laboratory in determining the best diagnosis and treatment by providing world-class service, analysis and implementation, However, was established to acquire skills information regarding laboratory diagnostic training of veterinary students.

Innovation & Information Technologies Centre

NEU established the Innovation & Information Technologies Centre in 2007 in collaboration with IBM. The focal point of the Centre is the IBM Supercomputer that has a 40 terabyte memory and can process up to 17 trillion operations a second. The IBM Supercomputer is one of the most powerful in the world and has participated in significant scientific studies and global projects including:

Help Conquer Cancer (World Community Grid)
CERN Big Bang
NEU Oil Price Forecast
Bilkent Matrix Project
FightAIDS@Home (World Community Grid)
Nutritious Rice for the World (World Community Grid)


The NEU Museum of Classic and Sports Cars was established in 2007 and has over 60 vehicles on display. The museum is the first and only one of its kind in Cyprus and welcomes students and the general public to view the cars.