• Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
  • Tuition Fee
    8430 EUR/year
    Tuition fee
    8280 EUR/year
    Tuition fee
  • English, Greek
    Language
The Business Administration (Finance and Economics Concentration) programme from University of Nicosia aims to teach students how to manage issues related to an organizational environment and apply conceptual principles, methods and tools to solve business related problems.

About

Profile of the Business Administration (Finance and Economics Concentration) programme from University of Nicosia:

Specific Concentration Objectives

  • Gain in-depth understanding in economics (intermediate microeconomics and macroeconomics, European Economics, Managerial Economics Money and Banking)
  • Aquire expertise in finance (Corporate Finance, International Financial Management, Financial Analysis, Financial Markets).
  • Develop the skills to choose the appropriate quantitative methods and problem-solving techniques
Learning Outcomes

General (Business)

By the end of the programme the graduates will be able to:

  • Identify the increasing complex nature of global business and economy and its impact on the management and growth of an organization
  • Streamline business processes and procedures to meet challenges and excel under intense competition
  • Adopt an ethical approach in the management of corporate practices to address and resolve heighten pressure from government bodies and International fora.
  • Critically asses collected data, analyze and interpret findings to make informed decisions.
  • Identify and use suitable research and business simulation tools
  • Utilize skills that are required on negotiation and conflict resolution for re-enforcing value added collaborations
Specific (Concentrations): Finance and Economics
  • Apply the standard analytic tools of applied economic and financial analysis.
  • Analyze, evaluate, interpret and present materials in the areas of finance and economics
  • Identify the underlying ideas of the business environment and associate them with specific knowledge in the areas of economics and finance
Career Prospects:

Public sector, industry, banks and other financial institutions.

Access to Further Studies:

Upon graduation, students may have direct access to further postgraduate (MBA, MSc, MA, MRes, MPhil and PhD) studies.

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
    • Partially taught in English
    • Partially taught in Greek
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus
  • More information Go to the programme website

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Intermediate Financial Accounting
  • Intermediate Microeconomics
  • Managerial Economics
  • Personal Finance
  • Corporate Finance
  • Financial Management

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.