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Orientation Days

Welcome to Cyprus International University!

The Student Pick-ups and Orientation Days, which have been organized since the day of the establishment of Cyprus International University, aims to introduce the newly enrolled  students the University, University Life and the TRNC more closely.
Within the scope of the program, which starts with welcoming the students and their parents from abroad at Ercan Airport, orientation trips about the TRNC, fun concerts and various presentations about the units of the university are organized.
It contributes to making it easier for new students to adapt to their educational life by laying the groundwork for organizing many activities aimed at ensuring the integration of current and new students.

After students completed their registrations;

  • They should review the Student Handbook that will guide you through the Academic Programs and Services before the 2018-2019 Academic Year Spring Semester begins,
  • They should review the Accommodation Handbook, before the Spring Semester begins,
  • They can visit the Student Affairs for guidance and necessary documents for immigration procedures,
  • They can download the Orientation Program for more information about the Spring Semester Orientation Days!

The Student Pick-ups and Orientation Programs are specific to the students who will start the university.

Reception dates are from 11 February to 11 March 2019. We will also try to help our students who provide information apart from the specified dates.

Within the scope of the program, which starts with welcoming the students and parents from abroad at Ercan Airport, trips to introduce the TRNC, fun concerts and presentations about the various units of the university are organized.

Click here to download the Detailed Orientation Program!

Each year, within the scope of The Student Pick-ups and Orientation Programs, a group of undergraduate students serve as a resource and peer counsellors to the new students and their family members to help implement the program.

Cyprus International University 2018-19 Academic Year List of Hotel for Family Members

Accommodation in the Dormitory:

• 70 TL / night

Contact: Atif Rafiq 

Mail: atifrafiq@marebiancoinvestment.com   

Ofice Tel No:0392 671 11 11-3333 veya 3334

Mobile Tel No: 0548 858 6770

Merit Lefkoşa Hotel:
Address: Bedrettin Demirel Cad. Lefkoşa

    • Single: 70 € / night
    • Double: 120 € / night

Contact: Tuğçe: 0542 859 2626

City Royal Hotel:
Address: Gazeteci Kemal Aşık Caddesi 9, Lefkoşa

    • Single: 50 € / nigth
    • Double: 60 € / night

Contact: 0392 228 76 21

Golden Tulip Lefkoşa Hotel:
Address: Mehmet Akif Cad. Lefkoşa

    • Single: 70 € / night
    • Double: 90 € / night

Contact: 0392 610 50 50

Click here to access map.

North Cyprus, known as the small pearl of the Mediterranean, is an island with its rich history, diverse culture and natural beauty. There are six districts in the TRNC. These are Nicosia, Kyrenia, Famagusta, Morphou, Iskele and Lefke.

ClimateAt least 300 days a year, with sunny and open weather conditions and the warm weather, Cyprus provides an ideal environment for education. Mediterranean climate prevails in Cyprus. The summers are warm and dry, while the winters are warm and rainy. The average annual precipitation is 500 mm. Average temperatures vary between 20-30 ° C in summer and 5-15 ° C in winter.

Electricity: The electricity in the TRNC is the same as in Turkey and it is 220 / 240V A / C 50Hz and three-pronged plugs are used. In order to use all kinds of electric equipments easily, adapters which convert twin sockets to triple sockets, can be found at all the supermarkets easily and cheaply.

Traffic: In North Cyprus, traffic flows from the left lane.

LanguageOfficial language is Turkish. However, the language spoken by the public has a Turkish Cypriot dialect.

Time: UTC +3 in the summer and UTC +2 in the winter are used in the TRNC.

Currency Unit: The currency in circulation is the Turkish Lira.

Telephone: TRNC phone codes are +90 or 0090. For land lines, the code is +392.

Public Transportation: One of the public transportation methods you can use for daily transportation is buses. You can find these transportations in each city at the bus terminals in your area or from the points on the itinerary.

Postal Code: Postal code '99010' must be added at the end of the address for international mail.

For example: "Telephone Number, Name-Surname, street name, gate number, region name, Nicosia, TRNC, 99010".

Emergency Numbers:





Fire fighting


Forest Fire



Lefkoşa Burhan Nalbantoğlu Hospital

0392 228 54 41-223 24 41

Kolan British Hospital-Gönyeli

0392 680 80 80

Etik Hospital-Nicosia

0392 223 46 94

Girne Dr. Akçiçek State Hospital

0392 815 22 66

Famagusta State Hospital

0392 366 28 76-366 53 28

Yeşilyurt Cengiz Topel State Hospital

0392 723 63 29-723 63 51

Girne Military Hospital

0392 815 55 52

The Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus, which has a cultural richness of many civilizations and is a real education island with its natural beauty, gives you all kinds of support for a pleasant and high quality education.

The North Cyprus, which has Mediterranean’s historical, natural and cultural richness, the Mediterranean climate, clean air, peaceful and safe life, is among the most preferred country for the higher education with students from more than 100 countries, which is 70% is from Turkey.

Being a student at Cyprus International University, which is a fully equipped capital university, means being a part of the island's transportation, accommodation, business economy, politics, entertainment and cultural centre.

Last updated: 29-01-2019