The Cyprus Institute Graduate School offers three accredited Doctoral Programs.
Summary of PhD Degree Graduation Requirements
|Completion of 180 ECTS, 20 of which must derive from coursework and 160 from research|
|Successful completion of the Candidacy Examination|
|Successful completion of the PhD Defense Examination|
|Completion of publication requirements established by the Graduate School|
English is the language of instruction and communication for all programs offered.
All of our Doctoral programs are accredited by the Cyprus Agency for Quality Assurance and Accreditation in Higher Education (CYQAA) and adhere to the Bologna Process third cycle degrees.
The Institute uses the European Credit Transfer and Accumulation System (ECTS). The programs are 180 ECTS (3 years).
The programs are connected to the research activities of the Institute and they may be integrated with the respective Master’s program offered by the Institute.
For information about costs and funding opportunities please see the respective Admission page under each Doctoral program.