Language Courses

Living in Europe | Access to the culture of the host country/language courses | Cyprus

Despite the fact that the majority of the Cypriot population is sufficiently fluent in English, learning the Greek language could be important for any foreign Incoming Researcher wishing to pursue research employment in Cyprus.

Greek language courses are offered by the following Institutions:

School of Modern Greek (University of Cyprus) in Nicosia:

The School of Modern Greek was founded in 1998 and is currently under the aegis of the Faculty of Letters of the University of Cyprus. The School aims to teach the Greek language to non-native speakers, nationals and foreigners, as well as to those who wish to perfect their knowledge of Greek. Information on Registration, Fees and Application Forms may be found at the website of the School of Modern Greek. Further information may be requested at Tel.: +357 22892028 and Email: smgreek@ucy.ac.cy

 

State Institutes of Further Education (Ministry of Education and Culture), available in all towns across Cyprus:

The State Institutes of Further Education were formed by the Ministry of Education and Culture in 1960 to serve as Institutes for Foreign Languages. The Institutes are currently offering courses in a number of foreign languages to students of all levels across Cyprus. Further information may be requested by the Ministry at Tel.: +35722800646 and Email: moec@moec.gov.cy.

 

Adult Education Centre (Ministry of Education and Culture), available in all towns across Cyprus:

The Adult Education Centre scheme is run by the Ministry of Education and Culture and also offers a Greek language course for foreigners. Further information may be requested by the Ministry at Tel.: +35722800800 and Email: epimorfotika@schools.ac.cy