European University of Lefke

European University of Lefke

Number of students
1800€ - 2350€
Semester Tuition Fees
Ø monthly cost of living
Scholarships available
February 04, September 07
Application Deadline
Student - staff ratio
Nations represented

Offered Programs

Having been a mainstay in the tertiary education of Northern Cyprus for 28 years now, EUL has developed into a mature and advanced University offering quality education. The university currently offers 7 vocational college courses, over 40 undergraduate, 35 plus graduate programs, over 20 Master's programs and more than 10 Ph.D. programs to cater for a wide range of students.

The University has 8 faculties which include Law, Engineering, Tourism, Architecture, Arts and Social Science, Pharmacy just to name a few.


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Application Requirements for Bachelors:

  • A-Level Certificate

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Application Requirements for Masters:

  • A-Level Certificate
  • Bachelor's Degree

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Tuition and Scholarships at European University of Lefke

EUL offers relatively reasonable tuition fees to all its international students.The all-inclusive includes payment for tuition fees, registration fee, health insurance fee, ID card certification and other related provisions such as free bus services and on campus internet and WIFI.

The fees structure or the university is as follows:


In addition, Students are awarded flexible payment arrangements much welcome scholarships so as to further reduce the cost of learning and hence easing the financial burden. For all its international students the University o Lefke immediately offers a 50% waiver on tuition on undergraduate programs once they have been formally accepted.

Students who are siblings are also entitled to a further discount resulting in their tuition bring reduced to as much as 75% less.

There are also other complementary scholarships such as gifted student’s scholarship and grants, which is based on a student’s precious semester CGPA(usually 3.5 out of 4.00) and sports scholarships which is based on an individual’s level of accolades (particularly at National level).

For such scholarships, the incentives awarded may include, reduction of tuition ranging from 25-100%, student employment in any of the school facilities, stipend as well as free accommodation. As such, this definitely goes to show, that EUL is the ‘University of Choice’, as it goes out of its way to make sure the students’ needs and cares are addressed.


Cost of living at European University of Lefke

100 - 250 Euro / month
40 Euro / month
Cost of living
60 Euro / month
Free, the University offers shuttles

About European University of Lefke

The European University of Lefke- "The right choice to be ahead"

Established as an initiative of the Cyprus Science Foundation, the European University of Lefke was established in 1990. EUL as it known to its students is situated in the western part of Northern Cyprus. Due to its spirited resolution to spearhead 'champion global education', EUL is home to about 13 000 students from over 60 countries, spanning at least 3 of the world’s continents.

EUL provides reputable and unparalleled education services that are acknowledged the world over. The university as mandated by its 'Global education' mantra has numerous agreements and accreditations with various stakeholders such as National Councils, Academic Boards, Industry unions, etc.

The stakeholders’ seemingly limitless list incorporates members from countries such as the USA, China, Russia, Ukraine, United Kingdom, Nigeria, Pakistan, Zimbabwe, Kazakhstan, South Africa and Turkey closer to home.

As such, standards of education are of the highest level and successful students and graduates from EUL University are well revered and respected as attested by exchange and invitation programs, for example, the dual degree initiative with universities such as University of Bradford and Salford both based in the United Kingdom.


Why Study at European University of Lefke

Modern Infrastructure

• Modern style and design campus with 21st century infrastructure and facilities.(Sports complex, Library, Dormitories, Conference and Cinema Hall)

Pleasant Weather

• Pleasant Mediterranean weather, particularly enjoyable in summer for relaxation and going outdoors (resorts, water sports, hiking) providing a calm, rejuvenating and refreshing environment which every student needs from time to time.

International study environement

• The EUL student community is comprised of students from over 50 countries, making it a warm and socially friendly multicultural environment students can easily adapt to and call home.

Affordable Education

• Very affordable cost of education in comparison to the region and in Europe as a whole.(scholarships included)

Competent Stuff

• Competent and dedicated Academic staff, which is highly qualified, experienced and capable to meet the 21st century students’ academic needs.

Affordable Student Living

• Affordable standard of living with rates and prices significantly lower than that of the rest of Europe, in spite living condition being among the best ranked in the world.


On Campus Accomodation at European University of Lefke

The University of Lefke boasts of seamless, 21-st century-look and comfortable, housing for students on campus stay. These apartments have a single, double and triple individuals' per room set-up. On average the yearly cost for accommodation is between 3200usd- 4000usd meals, and 1500usd-2000usd (both estimations inclusive of water bills) without meals on-campus.

Some of the key attributes of accommodation at this wonderful university are Wi-Fi access; Study desk; Single bed; Common or private kitchen; Private or common laundry facilities; Air conditioning in rooms; Flat screen TV set; Common or in suite washroom; 24/7 security; Cafeteria close by; Supermarket close by and Transport close by.

Note: the University does not provide cutlery with accommodation, while the rates and prices are exclusive of electricity bills.

Off Campus Accomodation at European University of Lefke

For students who prefer living off campus, accommodation with similar awesome features is available. The pricing is totally depended on the custom requirements of the student but generally ranges between $1500 -$2500(exclusive of water and electricity bills) per student for a period of 12 months. That said, students are often encouraged to stay on campus for at least a year as they find their way around and are hence promptly be assisted by university staff if a need arises.

Sports at European University of Lefke

The University understand and appreciate the impact of social and recreational activities and their importance in wholesome student education. The university has free and modern facilities which students are permitted to use 6days a week.

EUL has an amazing sports complex with an open spacious gymnasium, indoor basketball court, squash court, dance studio, table-tennis table and a squash court.

These facilities are well maintained and are very much convenient for students looking to get away from academic pressure and just have a good fun time with friends.

The university amazingly also has several sporting teams and clubs to which students are more than encouraged to enjoin themselves to such as basketball, volleyball, soccer, tennis, environmental club, dance club, international students club, art club etc.

Students are also able to easily find social sporting and chilling spots in and around the city if for some reason they want something different to what the school offers.


Food at European University of Lefke

The university campus canteen offers different meals 3 times a day, breakfast, lunch, and dinner. The dishes include but are not limited to meat (all sorts), rice, pasta, potatoes, dairy, pizza, and vegetarian meals.

With regards to payment, students are offered different options for example, a yearly fee for all meals or a pay per meal basis. The dining meals are prepared in a professional manner by a well-trained, hygienic and friendly kitchen staff and tastes delicious.

The canteen itself is well spaced, ventilated and is always clean, thus one can eat delightfully in a conducive environment. Again one would be delighted to know that for lunch and supper, desserts are offered to make these meal times the 'hot favorites' among students.

To complement the canteen, within the university campus, there are multiple restaurants where students can enjoy different dishes and also several nearby supermarkets to meet each person’s preference when it comes to food and drink.

Transportation at European University of Lefke

EUL students and staff members can use the buses for free to travel around the city and nearby cities. Some of the localities to which the bus travels to include, Guzelyurt, Doganci, Yedidalga and Lefke residential area.

In addition, the school also has free weekend buses which transport students to Lefkosa the capital city. The University bus travels through different routes and is reliable and prompt in all designated bus stops to pick up students.

The bus services starts from 7:00 am in the, while the last bus leaves the campus terminal at 11:00 pm. The busses are spacious, modern and come with Wi-Fi allowing you to stay connected to social media friends and family even on the go!

For newly arriving students, the university provides transportation assistance from the airport and maritime ports so as to make them feel welcome right from the moment they land into Northern

about Lefke/Lefka

Sometimes referred to as Lefgios, Lefke or Lefka. The town is located on the northern foot of the Troodos mountains and is surrounded by mountains. The town is famous for being very hot during summer and very cold in winter as a result of being very close to high mountains.

The town hosts more than 3000 inhabitants however it is surrounded by a number of small villages, for instance, Gemikonagi, Camlikoy, Baglikoy and Yesilirmak which increases the population of the district.

The town is 74 km away from Lefkosa and has a great transport network which connects it to places like Girne and Famagusta effortlessly. Lefke also has a hotel called Soli Inn which was constructed a long time ago and is a famous place for visiting tourists.

The hotels is a hunting ground for student part-time jobs. There are a number of banks in Lefke ranging from Turkish Bank, Kibris Kredi, Iktisat, Ticaret and Lefke Cooperation Bank.

The University of Lefke the biggest university in the area and its home to a lot of international students. The town has impressive cafes, coffee shops, bars and clubs where students, locals and tourists get to hang out.  The costs of living taking into consideration that accommodation and food are affordable and in line with other cities around the Island. 

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