The Eastern Mediterranean University
(), located in Northern Cyprus
, was established in 1979 as a higher-education institution of technology for Turkish Cypriots. In 1986, it was converted to a state-trust-run university. The campus is located 10 km from the city of Famagusta
The university has 50 departments (7 Faculties and 3 Schools) offering undergraduate and postgraduate degrees, as well as a research infrastructure. The medium of instruction is entirely in English. However, English Preparatory School is available for students who need to improve their English. The university offers variety of sports and social activieties.Academic Programs of EMU are broad and include Physical and Social Sciences withconsiderable research studies via Research Advisory Board.
History and status
The university's initial establishment was called Institute of Technology, for that reasontraditionally Engineering fields considered as its founding departments. But afterUniversity's fast expansion in the 90s, social sciences and arts are also becoming quite strong in their own right.Specially Music, English Literature, Communications and International Relations perform very well.
Departments of Mechanical and Electronics/Electrical Engineering have been evaluated by ABET
.It is one of the few departments given substantial recognition in its education level that is similar to an American University.Also Civil, Industrial and Computer... Read More