About the Program

In this program, students gain practical skills as well as theoretical knowledge while learning to use new technologies in an efficient way. For this purpose, expert instructors with industrial experience provide the necessary counseling to follow a curriculum with project-based teaching and intensive laboratory work. The program, which is arranged as a two-year education, consists of theoretical and practical courses. Increased practical components of the computer and software courses provide an undergraduate-level education. The aim of the program is to ensure that the students gain the necessary knowledge and skills for their future careers. Under the program; in addition to the basic courses such as database management, Internet programming, and object-oriented programming; free and technical elective courses are also available. Students are prepared for graduation by practicing internship and professional practice as part of the program requirements.

Educational Opportunities

Academic counseling service starts with registration and guides students for course selection and deals with educational problems. The practical training, teaching and research practices are carried out in various laboratories equipped with state–of-the-art technology and other complementary software and hardware. Thus, students are given the opportunity to apply their theoretical knowledge. In addition to the laboratories, course activities, and practical studies; there are many databases available for the students that provide online access opportunities, as well as books in the library on relevant topics to support their studies and research. In addition to these, the course internship (summer training in which students work for 30 days in a company) and seminars and discussions with sector experts, provide students with various learning opportunities and help them to apply their knowledge into practice.

Career Areas

Bearing in mind the demands of today's globalized and digitized world, services sector and the need for advanced skills, the main aim of our department is to train technicians who can work in hardware and software projects in the field of computer and information technology, and are capable of performing research and development while successfully fulfilling their duties and responsibilities. Our graduates have career opportunities in almost every sector; not only in the computer and information technology sector. Some of these opportunities are; developing computer applications, designing and programming web sites, updating databases and software computer installation and maintenance, computer network installation and maintenance, developing applications for mobile devices, developing object-oriented analysis and design, and project development.


Cyprus International University
Vocational School
Science and Technology Center
99258 Nicosia/TRNC
Tel: +90 392 671 1111 Extension:2401
School E-mail: secretary-voc@ciu.edu.tr
Director E-mail: mnat@ciu.edu.tr


2 years