• Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
  • Tuition Fee
    8430 EUR/year
    Tuition fee
    8280 EUR/year
    Tuition fee
  • English, Greek
    Language

About

Studying in a multi-cultural environment ensures that the student gains insight into issues, such as, diversity and the interconnectivity of all aspects of the industry.

Objectives:

On completion of the Tourism, Leisure and Events Management programme from University of Nicosia, the student should be able to:

  • Collect and analyze data for the purpose of resolving issues directly related to TLE management;
  • develop intrapersonal and interpersonal skills;
  • Confidently interact with others in a number of organizational settings;
  • Communicate, both orally and in writing;
  • Problem solving
  • Effectively use resources in order to ‘learn how to learn.’

The TLE Management programme combines academic and vocational orientation on an equal basis as the students are closely involved with hands on experience through their internship and academic studies. This involves practical operational courses i.e. Airline &Travel Operation, Introduction to Travel and Tourism, Ticketing and Computerized Reservations, Managerial and Academic development courses i.e. Destination &Visitor Management along side a strategic appreciation of industry factors such as Tourism Planning & Development and Sustainable Tourism and Cruise Services & Management.

Career Prospects:

Our graduates are able to attain gainful employment in a variety of industry sectors, both locally and abroad. In fact many of our students are currently employed in supervisory and managerial roles while pursuing their degree. Some of the areas of employment are :

  • Theme Parks
  • Convention Service Manager
  • Holiday Representative
  • Event Planner
  • Travel Agencies
  • Cruise ships
  • National Tourism Organizations
  • Sustainable Tourism associations
  • Agrotourism establishments
  • Customer Service
  • Self-employed
Access to Further Studies:

Graduates of the programme can be accepted into Second Cycle degrees (Master’s Degree).

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity

    You can choose to do this programme part-time or full-time.

    Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
    Part-time
    • Intensity Flexible
  • Credits
    240 ECTS 120 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
    • Partially taught in Greek
  • Delivery mode
    Blended
    • Attendance
      Regular mandatory meetings
  • More information Go to the programme website

Programme Structure

Courses included:
  • Human Resource Management
  • Managing Special Events
  • Conferences and Exhibitions
  • Cultural Geography
  • Casino Management
  • Service Quality Management
  • Senior Year Seminar
  • Airline and Travel Operations

For more information, please visit the programme website.

English Language Requirements

You only need to take one of these language tests:

  • Minimum required score:

    5.5

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

  • Minimum required score:

    513

    The TOEFL – or Test OF English as a Foreign Language – offers a paper-based test (PBT). The final, overall PBT score ranges between 310 and 677, and is based on an average taken from the three test components (listening, structure, and reading). The writing part of this test is scored separately on a scale of 0-6. Read more about TOEFL (PBT).

  • Minimum required score:

    65

    The TOEFL – or Test Of English as a Foreign Language – offers an internet-based test (iBT). The final, overall iBT score ranges between 0 and 120, and includes a scaled average from the four components (reading, listening, speaking, and writing). Read more about TOEFL (iBT).

Academic Requirements

The general admission requirement for entry to an undergraduate programme of study is a High School Leaving Certificate or equivalent qualification. Some programmes may have additional requirements in which case they are specified separately under the relevant programme details.

Regular Academic Admission

Regular admission to academic programmes requires a High School Leaving Certificate or its equivalent with an average grade of ‘C’. ‘A’ levels are considered to be a form of equivalent qualification. (Depending on the nature of the ‘A’ levels obtained and the programme for which the student applies, credits within the programme may be awarded up to a maximum of 12 credits).

In addition to a strong academic record, we take into account the student’s extracurricular involvement, leadership skills, and other relevant background information.

English Language Proficiency

English is the language of instruction at the University of Nicosia. All students are required to take the English Placement Test (EPT) before registering for classes. The EPT may show that some students will need to register for non-credit English classes before being able to register for their academic programme of study.

Students with the following English qualifications will register directly for their academic programme of study:

  • TOEFL: 513 and above
  • Computer-based TOEFL: 183 and above
  • Internet-based TOEFL: 65 and above
  • IELTS: 5.5 and above
  • Cambridge Exams [First Certificate]: B and above
  • Cambridge Exams [Proficiency Certificate]: C and above
  • GCSE English Language "O" Level: C and above
  • Michigan Examination of Proficiency in English: Pass
  • Michigan Examination of Competency in English: Pass

Tuition Fee

  • International

    8430 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 8430 EUR per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • EU/EEA

    8280 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 8280 EUR per year and a duration of 48 months.

Living costs for Nicosia

550 - 850 EUR/month
Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

The University offers scholarships and financial aid to full-time students, in the form of merit scholarships, need-based assistance, athletics scholarships, and on-campus work-study programmes.

For more information, please visit the programme website.

StudyPortals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.