University of Nicosia Advances to Top 601-800 Universities in the World

According to Times Higher Education World University Rankings 2022 The latest edition of the Times Higher Education (THE) World University Rankings, released on 2 September 2021, reaffirms the University of Nicosia’s (UNIC) global standing, ranking it among the Top 601-800 universities in the world. Correspondingly, UNIC ranks among the Top 250 universities in the European Union. The THE World University [...]

University of Nicosia Advances to Top 601-800 Universities in the World2022-01-10T11:58:01+02:00

Graduate employability record hits 99.8%

Friday, 27 August 2021 In a statement released earlier this month, the Medical School Careers & Alumni Office reported that 99.8% of Medical School graduates between 2015 and 2021 or 599 out of 600 have been offered positions at over 200 medical centres around the world for residency training, internships, and research. Medical [...]

Graduate employability record hits 99.8%2022-02-04T10:53:09+02:00

C-MOR Consortium Releases Findings on Excess Mortality from the Pandemic in 22 Countries

August 2021 Global consortium representing 27 institutions compared mortality in the previous five years to deaths between January and August 2020. They found that some countries showed excess all-cause mortality, while other nations had minimal or even decreased excess mortality. Since the earliest weeks following the emergence of SARS-CoV-2, it has been a challenge to [...]

C-MOR Consortium Releases Findings on Excess Mortality from the Pandemic in 22 Countries2021-08-27T14:23:49+03:00

Study reveals thyroid cancer in Cyprus for 0 to 19-year olds among world’s highest

19 July 2021 A new study on paediatric and adolescent thyroid cancer in Cyprus, by UNIC Medical School Professor of Paediatric Oncology/Haematology Loizos Loizou and his scientific team, is published in the latest online edition of the Elsevier journal Cancer Epidemiology.  It includes patients aged 0–19 years who were diagnosed with thyroid cancer in the [...]

Study reveals thyroid cancer in Cyprus for 0 to 19-year olds among world’s highest2021-07-23T09:25:04+03:00

Professor Peter Kopelman passes away

10 July 2021 It is with great sadness that we report the passing of our dear colleague and friend Professor Peter Kopelman at the age of 70.  Peter entered palliative care last week following a battle with leukaemia and passed away yesterday morning at The Royal London Hospital surrounded by his beloved wife Susan and [...]

Professor Peter Kopelman passes away2021-07-19T12:23:54+03:00

Machine Learning a Promising Method for Detecting Covid-19

29 June 2021 Latest study by Medical School Clinical Professor of Cardiology Dinos Missouris et al. published in QJM: An International Journal of Medicine earlier this month, concludes that a machine learning model using routine laboratory parameters can detect atypical and asymptomatic presentations of Covid-19 and might be an adjunct to existing screening measures. [...]

Machine Learning a Promising Method for Detecting Covid-192021-06-29T11:18:43+03:00

University of Nicosia Ranks in Top 251-300 among “Young” Universities Globally

UNIC joins the list of the world’s best universities that are 50 years old or younger, according to the 2021 Times Higher Education Young University Rankings The 2021 results of the Times Higher Education (THE) Young University Rankings rank the University of Nicosia (UNIC) among the Top 251-300 universities in the world that are 50 years old or younger. [...]

University of Nicosia Ranks in Top 251-300 among “Young” Universities Globally2021-08-05T16:48:23+03:00

Joint Graduation Ceremony 2020 & 2021

24 June 2021 A Joint Graduation Ceremony took place on Thursday 23 June 2021 at the UNIC Open Amphitheatre in Nicosia. The Joint Ceremony combined two years of Medical School graduates, the 2020 and 2021 classes, due to cancellation of ceremonial events last year related to the global pandemic. The guest of honour [...]

Joint Graduation Ceremony 2020 & 20212021-07-10T12:09:11+03:00

Faculty member Christos Stylianides becomes EU Special Envoy of freedom of religion or belief

Thursday, 6 May 2021 The European Commission appointed yesterday Mr Christos Stylianides as a European Union Special Envoy for promotion of freedom of religion or belief outside the European Union.  Mr Stylianides, a faculty member in the Department of Primary Care and Population Health, is the former European Commissioner for Humanitarian Aid and Crisis Management [...]

Faculty member Christos Stylianides becomes EU Special Envoy of freedom of religion or belief2021-05-06T14:02:52+03:00

Eight University of Nicosia academics, four of them from the Medical School, listed among top scientists in the world

The University’s top-class research output was reaffirmed by the annual Stanford University list of top 100,000 scientists worldwide. Eight University of Nicosia academics are included on the annual list of 100,000 top-scientists worldwide and, correspondingly, in the top 2% of scientists in their field, according to a team of researchers at Stanford University in the [...]

Eight University of Nicosia academics, four of them from the Medical School, listed among top scientists in the world2021-06-24T16:24:58+03:00
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