Financial Information

MD (Doctor of Medicine) – 6 Year Undergraduate Entry Medical Degree

Tuition and Living Costs

Annual tuition is €18,000 for the first 3 years and €22,000 for the final 3 years. Living costs depend on your lifestyle. Students doing their clinical training in the UK pay a supplement of €6,000 per year for the last 2 years .

On average, staying in Nicosia for the whole year will cost a minimum of €10,000.

In addition to tuition, the following fees also apply:

LOCAL/EU (€) INTERNATIONAL (€)
Application fee (one-off/non refundable payment) 60 60
Tuition deposit to secure place (deducted from the first semester tuition) 1,000 1,000
Entry visa fee (one-off/non refundable payment) 90
Annual health insurance fee (compulsory for non-EU only) 180 180
Annual malpractice insurance fee (from Years 2-4) 300 300
Annual malpractice insurance fee (from Years 5-6, pending clinical site) 500-700 500-700
International student guarantee (one-off/refundable payment) 400
Visa extension fee for one year (international/non-EU) 105
Renewal of visa after one year (international/non-EU) 35
Personal accident insurance (both non-EU and local/EU) 50 50
Annual learning resources fee – Optional 100 100
Annual USMLE resources fee (Years 1-4) – Optional 285 285

*Please note that the above fees may be subject to change.

Financial Assistance

Scholarships of up to 20% based on demonstrated financial need are available to help eligible students partially fund their studies.  Students from certain countries may be entitled to financial support from their home governments – our admissions team can advise further.

4-Year Graduate Entry Medical Degree (in partnership with St. George’s University of London)

Tuition and Fees

Annual tuition at the St George’s programme in Nicosia is €30,000 for all students, whether local, EU, or international (non-EU). Your annual tuition includes registration, tuition, examination and graduation charges and is payable in respect of each year of your degree programme.

In addition to tuition, the following fees also apply:

LOCAL/EU (€) INTERNATIONAL (€)
Application fee (one-off/non refundable payment) 60 60
Entry visa fee (one-off/non refundable payment) 90
Annual health insurance fee 180
Annual malpractice insurance fee (T Year) 300 300
Annual malpractice insurance fee (from Years P-F, pending clinical site) 500-1250 500-1250
Annual personal accident insurance fee 50 50
International student guarantee (one-off/refundable payment) 400
Annual learning resources fee 100 100
Annual USMLE resources fee (Years 1-2) – Optional 285 285

*Please note that the above fees may be subject to change.

Living Costs

These will, of course, depend on your lifestyle. But on average, staying in Nicosia for the whole year will cost a minimum of €10,000.

Postgraduate Diploma (PG) and a Master (MSc) in Family Medicine

A key objective of our Family Medicine programme is to contribute to the improvement of population health across the globe. In support of this goal, scholarships are available to allow access to the course by doctors in a wide range of countries with varying levels of development.

This means tuition could be as low as €12,000 for the PG and €18,000 for the Master in Family Medicine, with an instalment plan also available.  Our admissions representatives can provide more details.

Please note that students are responsible for the costs of arranging to take their examinations in their country of residence; these could include fees for a venue and invigilation.

Scholarship Terms

  • Only students who have been accepted to the MScFM are eligible to submit a scholarship application.
  • Scholarships are awarded with consideration for a student’s country of residency according to the World Bank Index country income classification.
  • Scholarships are applied on a pro-rata basis to each course in the MScFM.
  • The University of Nicosia reserves the right, at its sole discretion to award or not award any scholarship to any student and/or to change the number of scholarships awarded, their eligibility requirements or any other aspect of the financial aid program.
  • Final tuition is subject to course load as there may be minimal variation in costs, pending the timeline of completion.

Scholarships available

  • Primary Care Advancement Scholars

Type: Need-based

Students with financial need are eligible to apply for this need-based scholarship award. In order to be considered for this scholarship, in addition to the scholarship application, students need to provide evidence of financial need.

Master of Public Health (MPH)

The Master of Public Health programme aims to improve global health. In support of this goal, tuition starts at €12,060 for the degree with tuition grants available and scholarships for those qualifying. There are additional tuition grant considerations for applicants residing in the EU as well as residents in low income countries with instalment plans available to support access to this programme, for applicants from different socioeconomic backgrounds.

Our Admissions Advisers can provide more details.

Scholarship Terms

  • Only students who have been accepted to the MPH programme are eligible to submit a scholarship application.
  • Scholarships are awarded with consideration for a student’s country of residency according to the World Bank Index country income classification.
  • Scholarships are applied on a pro-rata basis to each course in the MPH.
  • The University of Nicosia reserves the right, at its sole discretion to award or not award any scholarship to any student and/or to change the number of scholarships awarded, their eligibility requirements or any other aspect of the financial aid program.
  • Final tuition is subject to course load as there may be minimal variation in costs, pending the timeline of completion.

Scholarships available

  • One Health Scholars

Type: Need-based

Students with financial need are eligible to apply for this need-based scholarship award. In order to be considered for this scholarship, in addition to the scholarship application, students need to provide evidence of financial need.

  • Global Health Scholars

Type: Merit-based

Students with strong undergraduate academic records can qualify for this scholarship and must submit an essay with final transcript for consideration. Minimum level for consideration is an undergraduate GPA above 3.5 (US Scale), ‘First’ (UK Scale) or local equivalent.

Master of Science in Health Services Administration (MHSA)

The Master in Health Services Administration programme aims to equip professionals with leadership skills in the rapidly growing health services field. Tuition starts at €12,060 for the degree with significant tuition grants available, for those qualifying for additional scholarships. There are additional tuition grant considerations for applicants residing in the EU as well as residents in low income countries with instalment plans available to support access to this programme, for applicants from different socioeconomic backgrounds.

Our Admissions Advisers can provide more details.

Scholarship Terms

  • Only students who have been accepted to the MHSA are eligible to submit a scholarship application.
  • Scholarships are awarded with consideration for a student’s country of residency according to the World Bank Index country income classification.
  • Scholarships are applied on a pro-rata basis to each course in the MHSA.
  • The University of Nicosia reserves the right, at its sole discretion to award or not award any scholarship to any student and/or to change the number of scholarships awarded, their eligibility requirements or any other aspect of the financial aid program.
  • Final tuition is subject to course load as there may be minimal variation in costs, pending the timeline of completion.

Scholarships available

  • Hospital Leader Scholars

Type: Need-based

Students with financial need are eligible to apply for this need-based scholarship award. In order to be considered for this scholarship, in addition to the scholarship application, students need to provide evidence of financial need.

  • Health Services Innovator

Type: Merit-based

Students with strong undergraduate academic records can qualify for this scholarship and must submit an essay with final transcript for consideration. Minimum level for consideration is an undergraduate GPA above 3.5 (US Scale), ‘First’ (UK Scale) or local equivalent.

PhD in Medical Sciences

The tuition fees for the PhD programme are €13,500 in total for 3 years. For each additional academic year, tuition is €1,500 per year.