Cyprus International University (CIU) Faculty of Education started its education in the 2006-2007 academic year. The Faculty of Education includes Education Sciences, Special Education Teaching, Turkish and Social Sciences Education, Basic Education, Foreign Languages Education departments and programs. It also provides training with the Pedagogical Formation Certificate Program. CIU is the first university in Northern Cyprus that started to provide education in the field of special education.


The Faculty of Education aims to train distinguished teachers who have the ethical principles of the teaching profession, are creative, have social values, develop knowledge, are inquisitive, who can contribute to the science of education.

To continue to train teachers with nationally and internationally recognized teaching qualifications and high professional dedication, to contribute to the culture of lifelong learning with their international scientific studies, to be an exemplary faculty of the future internationally, with its quality and contemporary education.

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The Departments of Pre-School Education Teaching, English Language Teaching, and Guidance and Psychological Counselling located within the Faculty of Education, are accredited by the Education Programs Evaluation and Accreditation Association (EPDAD).


The courses of the departments of the Faculty of Education take place in classrooms equipped with technological equipment, wide application areas, and strong teaching staff who take care of the students one-on-one. Students can study in a second field with double major and minor program opportunities. The faculty runs master's and doctoral programs for students who aim to pursue an academic career with the collaboration of the Institute of Graduate Studies and Research.