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1. Reviewing programmes offered in Cyprus with the franchise method

Information and forms for reviewing programmes offered in Cyprus with the franchise method can be found FORMS.

2. Reviewed Franchised Programmes

The table below includes the programmes of study offered via the Franchise Method by the Private Institutions of Tertiary Education. The Institutions have submitted tο the Agency all the necessary documentation which is provided by the relevant legislation [Ν.136 (I)/2015 to Ν.35 (Ι)/2019]. The Agency has assessed the documentation and has concluded that all conditions for the provision of cross-border education are fulfilled.

Institution of Higher Education in CyprusInstitution of Higher Education in the EUEU MemberProgramme of StudyCom/ment of the Programme's OfferEnding of the OfferCommentsRef. NumberPrelim/ry ReviewResponse to preliminary reviewFinal ReviewCourse Distr/tion
Global College (Nicosia)Roehampton University UKAccounting (3 academic years, 360 ECTS, Bachelor (BSc))2018-20192022-202307.14.061.001
Global College (Nicosia)Roehampton University UKGlobal Criminology (1 academic year, 180 ECTS, Master (MA))2018-20192022-202307.14.061.002
Global College (Nicosia)Roehampton University UKLaw (3 academic years, 360 ECTS, Bachelor (LLB))2018-20192022-202307.14.061.003
Global College (Nicosia)Roehampton University UKMBA (1 academic year, 180 ECTS, Master)2018-20192022-202307.14.061.005
Global College (Nicosia)Roehampton University UKGlobal Marketing (1 academic year, 180 credits - 90 ECTS, Master(MSc))2021 – 20222025-202607.14.061.006
The Cyprus Institute of Marketing - CIM (Nicosia)University of West LondonUKDigital Marketing (1 academic year, 90 ECTS, Master)2020-20212025-202607.14.128.002
The Cyprus Institute of Marketing - CIM (Nicosia)University of West LondonUKBusiness with Marketing (3 academic years, 180 ECTS, Bachelor (BA))2020-20212025-202607.14.128.003
The Cyprus Institute of Marketing - CIM (Nicosia)University of West LondonUKAccounting and Finance (3 academic years, 180 ECTS, Bachelor (BA))2020-20212025-202607.14.128.004
The Cyprus Institute of Marketing - CIM (Lemesos)University of West LondonUKDigital Marketing (1 academic year, 90 ECTS, Master)2020-20212025-202607.14.133.002
The Cyprus Institute of Marketing - CIM (Lemesos)University of West LondonUKBusiness with Marketing (3 academic years, 180 ECTS, Bachelor (BA))2020-20212025-202607.14.133.003
The Cyprus Institute of Marketing - CIM (Lemesos)University of West LondonUKAccounting and Finance (3 academic years, 180 ECTS, Bachelor (BA))2020-20212025-202607.14.133.004
City Unity College NicosiaCardiff Metropolitan UniversityUKInternational Business (1 academic year, 90 ECTS, Master (LLM))2020-20212024-202507.14.164.001
City Unity College NicosiaCardiff Metropolitan UniversityUKBusiness Administration (1 academic year, 90 ECTS, Master (MBA), Pathways: Health Sector Management or Human Resource Management or Marketing or Finance)2020-20212024-202507.14.164.002
City Unity College NicosiaCardiff Metropolitan UniversityUKInternational Hospitality and Tourism Management (1 academic year, 90 ECTS, Master (MSc))2020-20212024-202507.14.164.003
City Unity College NicosiaCardiff Metropolitan UniversityUKAccounting (3 academic years, 180 ΕCTS, Bachelor (BA)) 2020-20212024-202507.14.164.004
City Unity College NicosiaCardiff Metropolitan UniversityUKBusiness Management (3 academic years, 180 ECTS, Bachelor (BA), Pathway: Human Resource Management)2020-20212024-202507.14.164.005
City Unity College NicosiaCardiff Metropolitan UniversityUKComputer Science (3 academic years, 180 ECTS, Bachelor (BSc))2020-20212024-202507.14.164.006
City Unity College NicosiaCardiff Metropolitan UniversityUKPhychology (3 academic years, 180 ECTS, Bachelor (BSc))2020-20212024-202507.14.164.007
City Unity College NicosiaCardiff Metropolitan UniversityUKHealth Psychology (1 academic year, 90 ECTS, Master (MSc))2020-20212024-202507.14.164.008
The Cyprus Academy of ArtsUniversity for the Creative ArtsUKAnimation (3 academic years, 360 ECTS, Bachelor (BA))2018-20192022-202307.14.184.001
The Cyprus Academy of ArtsUniversity for the Creative ArtsUKFine Art (3 academic years, 360 ECTS, Bachelor (BA))2018-20192022-202307.14.184.002
The Cyprus Academy of ArtsUniversity for the Creative ArtsUKFine Art (1 academic year, 180 ECTS, Master (MA))2018-20192022-202307.14.184.003
Alexander College (Larnaka)Canterbury Christ Church UniversityUKAccounting and Finance (3 academic years, 180 ECTS, Bachelor (BSc))2019-20202023-2024Updated Award Title, 2020-21 (Accounting)07.14.209.002
Alexander College (Larnaka)Canterbury Christ Church UniversityUKLaw (3 academic years, 180 ECTS, Bachelor (LLB))2019-20202023-202407.14.209.003
Alexander College (Larnaka)Canterbury Christ Church UniversityUKBusiness Management (3 academic years, 180 ECTS, Bachelor (BSc))2019-20202023-202407.14.209.004
Alexander College (Larnaka)Canterbury Christ Church UniversityUKHospitality Management (3 academic years, 180 ECTS, Bachelor (BSc))2019-20202023-202407.14.209.005
Alexander College (Larnaka)Canterbury Christ Church UniversityUKBusiness Administration in Healthcare Leadership and Management (1 academic year, 90 ΕCTS, Master(ΜΒΑ))2019-20202023-202407.14.209.006
Alexander College (Larnaka)Canterbury Christ Church UniversityUKScience Tourism and Event Management (1 academic year, 90 ECTS, Master(MSc))2019-20202023-202407.14.209.007
Alexander College (Larnaka)Canterbury Christ Church UniversityUKBusiness Administration in Education Leadership and Management (1 academic year, 90 ΕCTS, Master(MBA))2019-20202023-202407.14.209.008
Alexander College (Paphos)Canterbury Christ Church UniversityUKAccounting and Finance (3 academic years, 180 ECTS, Bachelor (BSc))2019-20202023-2024Updated Award Title, 2020-21 (Accounting)07.14.214.001
Alexander College (Paphos)Canterbury Christ Church UniversityUKBusiness Management (3 academic years, 180 ΕCTS, Bachelor (BSc)) 2019-20202023-202407.14.214.003
Alexander College (Paphos)Canterbury Christ Church UniversityUKLaw (3 academic years, 180 ECTS, Bachelor (LLB))2019-20202023-202407.14.214.004
Alexander College (Paphos)Canterbury Christ Church UniversityUKBusiness Administration in Education Leadership and Management (1 academic year, 90 ΕCTS, Master(MBA))2019-20202023-202407.14.214.005
Alexander College (Paphos)Canterbury Christ Church UniversityUKScience Tourism and Event Management (1 academic year, 90 ECTS, Master (MSc))2019-20202023-202407.14.214.006
Alexander College (Paphos)Canterbury Christ Church UniversityUKBusiness Administration in Healthcare Leadership and Management (1 academic year, 90 ΕCTS, Master(ΜΒΑ))2019-20202023-202407.14.214.007
University of NicosiaSt George's, University of LondonUKBachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery (MBBS)2020 – 20212025-202607.14.333.001
Fresh ArtsUniversity of NorthamptonUKInterior Architecture and Spatial Design(180 ECTS, BA(Hons))2021-20222025-202607.14.442.004
Fresh ArtsUniversity of NorthamptonUKFine Art (180 ECTS, BA(Hons))2021-20222025-202607.14.442.003
Fresh ArtsUniversity of NorthamptonUKFashion(180 ECTS, BA(Hons))2021-20222025-202607.14.442.002
Fresh ArtsUniversity of NorthamptonUKGraphic Communication (180 ECTS, BA(Hons))2021-20222025-202607.14.442.001
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3. Franchised Programmes examined by the Department of Higher and Tertiary Education of the MOEC

The table below includes the programmes which have been examined by the Department of Higher and Tertiary Education of the Cyprus Ministry of Education, Culture, Youth and Sports (MOEC) on the basis of the previous legislative framework.  All programmes submitted to the Agency for review within 2020 have been re-evaluated and are presented in Table 2. The rest have an expiry date of recognition in July 2020.

Institution of Higher Education in CyprusInstitution of Higher Education in EUHost University CountryProgramme of StudyCom/ment of the Programme's OfferEnding of the Offer
Global CollegeWolverhamptonUKMSc Leadership and Management2010-2011Fall Semester 2019-2020
Global CollegeWolverhamptonUKBSc Business Information Systems2010-2011Fall Semester 2019-2020
Global CollegeWolverhamptonUKBA (Hons) Business Management2010-2011Fall Semester 2019-2020
Global CollegeRoehamptonUKBSc Accounting2018-2019
Global CollegeRoehamptonUKLLB Law2018-2019
Global CollegeRoehamptonUKMA Global Criminology2018-2019
Global CollegeRoehamptonUKMaster of Business Administration2018-2019
Casa CollegeVarna Free UniversityBulgariaCounteraction to Crime & Public Order Protection (Bachelor)2010-2011Fall Semester 2015-2016
Casa CollegeVarna Free UniversityBulgariaBusiness Administration in Tourism (Bachelor)2011-2012Spring Semester 2014-2015
Casa CollegeVarna Free UniversityBulgariaInformatics (Bachelor)2011-2012Spring Semester 2014-2015
Casa CollegeVarna Free UniversityBulgariaPsychology and Psychopathology of Development (Master)2011-2012Spring Semester 2014-2015
Casa CollegeVarna Free UniversityBulgariaMBA Tourism2011-2012Spring Semester 2014-2015
Casa CollegeVarna Free UniversityBulgariaInformation Systems & Technologies (Master)2011-2012Spring Semester 2014-2015
Casa CollegeVarna Free UniversityBulgariaPublic Administration and European Integration (Master)2011-2012Spring Semester 2014-2015
Casa CollegeVarna Free UniversityBulgariaPsychology (Bachelor)2011-2012Spring Semester 2014-2015
Casa CollegeVarna Free UniversityBulgariaPublic Administration (Bachelor)2011-2012Spring Semester 2014-2015
Casa CollegeVarna Free UniversityBulgariaEngineer in Fire Safety and Population Protection (Bachelor)2011-2012Fall Semester 2015-2016
Casa CollegeVarna Free UniversityBulgariaForensic Science Expertise (Master)Spring Semester 2013‐2014 (April 2014)Spring 2017‐2018
Casa CollegeVarna Medical UniversityBulgariaPublic Health (Master)2010‐2011Spring 2017‐2018
Casa CollegeVarna Medical UniversityBulgariaNursing (Bachelor )2011‐2012Spring 2017‐2018
Casa CollegeVarna Medical UniversityBulgariaMidwifery (Bachelor)2011‐2012Spring 2017‐2018
Casa CollegeMedical University - Sofia (Ιατρικό Πανεπιστήμιο της Σόφιας)BulgariaMedical School (Γενική Ιατρική) (2 χρόνια στην Κύπρο και 4 στη Βουλγαρία)2012‐2013Spring 2017‐2018
Casa CollegeMedical University - Sofia (Ιατρικό Πανεπιστήμιο της Σόφιας)BulgariaΜεταπτυχιακό στη Νοσηλευτική Φροντίδα (εξ’ ολοκλήρου στην Κύπρο, διάρκεια 1.5 χρόνος)2012‐2013Spring 2017‐2018
Casa CollegeMedical University - Sofia (Ιατρικό Πανεπιστήμιο της Σόφιας)BulgariaΟδοντιατρική Σχολή (1 χρόνος στην Κύπρο και 5 χρόνια στη Βουλγαρία)2012‐2013Spring 2017‐2018
Casa CollegeMedical University - Sofia (Ιατρικό Πανεπιστήμιο της Σόφιας)BulgariaΦαρμακευτική Σχολή (Πτυχίο Φαρμακοποιού) (2 χρόνια στην Κύπρο και 3 χρόνια στη Βουλγαρία)2013‐2014Spring 2017‐2018
Casa CollegeMedical University - Sofia (Ιατρικό Πανεπιστήμιο της Σόφιας)BulgariaΜΒΜ – Master in Business Management (Master of Economics and Organisation of Labour) (1 χρόνος)2013‐2014Spring 2017‐2018
Casa CollegeSt.Cyril and St. Methodius UniversityBulgariaTheology (Bachelor)Spring Semester 2014‐15Spring 2017‐2018
Casa CollegeSt.Cyril and St. Methodius UniversityBulgariaTheology of Personality and Society (Master)Spring Semester 2014‐15Spring 2017‐2018
Casa CollegeSt.Cyril and St. Methodius UniversityBulgariaManagement of Economic Systems (Master)Spring Semester 2014‐15Spring 2017‐2018
Casa CollegeSt.Cyril and St. Methodius UniversityBulgariaEconomic Management. Health Management (Master)Spring Semester 2014‐15Spring 2017‐2018
Alexander CollegeUniversity of WalesUKMBA (Μaster)
Alexander CollegeUniversity of WalesUKLaw (LLB)
Alexander CollegeUniversity of the West of England, BristolUKBA (Hons) Graphic Design2012‐2013
Alexander CollegeUniversity of the West of England, BristolUKBA (Hons) Interior Design2012‐2013
Alexander CollegeUniversity of the West of England, BristolUKBA (Hons) Landscape Architecture2012‐2013
Alexander CollegeUniversity of the West of England, BristolUKBA(Hons) Photography2012‐2013
Alexander CollegeUniversity of the West of England, BristolUKBA(Hons) Fine Art2012‐2013
Alexander CollegeUniversity of the West of England, BristolUKBA(Hons) Business Administration & Finance *Μετονομάστηκε σε BA(Hons) Business Management Accounting & Finance κατά το ακαδημαϊκό έτος 2013‐ 20142012‐2013
Alexander CollegeUniversity of the West of England, BristolUKBA(Hons) Criminology2012‐2013
Alexander CollegeUniversity of the West of England, BristolUKMA Education (Leadership) *Μετονομάστηκε σε MA Education από Σεπτέμβριο 20142012‐2013
Alexander CollegeUniversity of the West of England, BristolUKMA Photography2012‐2013September 2014
Alexander CollegeUniversity of the West of England, BristolUKMA Graphic Design2012‐2013September 2014
Alexander CollegeUniversity of the West of England, BristolUKMA Interior Design2012‐2013September 2014
Alexander CollegeUniversity of the West of England, BristolUKMSc Business Management2013–2014
Alexander CollegeUniversity of the West of England, BristolUKBA (Hons) Fashion Design *Μετονομάστηκε σε BA (Hons) Fashion από Σεπτέμβριο 20142013–2014
Alexander CollegeUniversity of the West of England, BristolUKBA (Hons) English and English Language2013–2014
Alexander CollegeUniversity of the West of England, BristolUKBA(Hons)Business Management Accounting & Finance *Μετονομάστηκε από BA(Hons) Business Administration &2013–2014
Alexander CollegeUniversity of the West of England, BristolUKLLB(Hons) Law2013–2014
Alexander CollegeUniversity of the West of England, BristolUKMA Design (18 μήνες πλήρους φοίτησης)Spring Semester 2014‐2015
Alexander CollegeUniversity of the West of England, BristolUKΒΑ (Hons) Drama and ActingSpring Semester 2015‐2016
Alexander CollegeUniversity of the West of England, BristolUKLLM Commercial LawSpring Semester 2015‐2016
Intercollege (Larnaka)University of GreenwichUKBusiness Information Technology (Bachelor)2010‐2011
Intercollege (Larnaka)University of GreenwichUKComputing (Bachelor)2010‐2011
Intercollege (Larnaka)University of GreenwichUKGraphic and Digital Design (Bachelor)2010‐2011
Intercollege (Larnaka)University of GreenwichUKBusiness Studies (Bachelor)2010‐2011
Intercollege (Larnaka)University of GreenwichUKSports Science (Bachelor)2010‐2011
Intercollege (Larnaka)University of GreenwichUKMBA2010‐2011
Intercollege (Larnaka)University of GreenwichUKCriminology BA (Hons)2013‐2014
Intercollege (Larnaka)University of HertfordshireUKDiagnostic Radiography and Imaging Bc (Hons)2012‐2013
Intercollege (Nicosia)University of HertfordshireUKPhysiotherapy (3 χρόνια, Bachelor of Science)
Intercollege (Nicosia)University of HertfordshireUKDietetics (3 χρόνια, Bachelor of Science)
Intercollege (Nicosia)University of HertfordshireUKEnvironmental Management (3 χρόνια, Bachelor of Science)
Intercollege (Nicosia)University of HertfordshireUKNursing (Master in Science)
Intercollege (Nicosia)University of HertfordshireUKMaster of Pharmacy (4 χρόνια)
Intercollege (Nicosia)University of HertfordshireUKΚοινωνικές Παρεμβάσεις (Master, 1 χρόνος πλήρους φοίτησης ή 2 χρόνια μερικής φοίτησης)
Intercollege (Nicosia)University of MiddlesexUKComputer and Network Security (Master, 1 χρόνος πλήρους φοίτησης ή 2 χρόνια μερικής φοίτησης)2011‐2012
Intercollege (Nicosia)University of MiddlesexUKComputer Network Management (Master 1 χρόνος πλήρους φοίτησης ή 2 χρόνια μερικής φοίτησης)2011‐2012
Intercollege (Limassol)University of MiddlesexUKB.A. Business Administration (Bachelor 3 years) * Ολοκληρώνεται με τη λήξη του ακαδημαϊκού έτους 2013‐20142011‐2012
Intercollege (Limassol)University of MiddlesexUKMSc in Management (1 χρόνος πλήρους φοίτησης ή 2 χρόνια μερικής φοίτησης)September 2015
Intercollege (Limassol)University of MiddlesexUKBusiness Administration (BA Hons, 3 χρόνια FT) (validation) (Προσφέρεται σε τρεις κατευθύνσεις: Marketing, Management and Management Information Systems)2013‐2014
Intercollege (Limassol)University of MiddlesexUKAccounting and Finance (BA Hons, 3 χρόνια FT) (validation)2013‐2014
Cyprus Institute of Marketing (CIM) (Nicosia)University of West LondonUKAccounting and Finance (Bachelor, 3 χρόνια)2011‐2012
Cyprus Institute of Marketing (CIM) (Nicosia)University of West LondonUKBusiness Studies with Marketing (Bachelor, 3 χρόνια)2011‐2012
Cyprus Institute of Marketing (CIM) (Nicosia)University of West LondonUKLL.M. in International Business & Commercial Law (12 months FT/24 months PT)2017‐2018
Cyprus Institute of Marketing (CIM) (Nicosia)University of West LondonUKM.Sc. Digital Marketing (12 months FT/ 24 months PT)2017‐2018
Cyprus Institute of Marketing (CIM) (Nicosia)London South Bank UniversityUKMaster in Business Administration (MBA, 15 μήνες πλήρους φοίτησης ή 30 μήνες μερικής φοίτησης)September 2017
Cyprus Institute of Marketing (CIM) (Nicosia)London South Bank UniversityUKInternational Marketing (Master of Science, 15 μήνες πλήρους φοίτησης ή 30 μήνες μερικής φοίτησης)September 2017
Cyprus Institute of Marketing (CIM) (Nicosia)London South Bank UniversityUKMarketing Communications (Master of Science , 15 μήνες πλήρους φοίτησης ή 30 μήνες μερικής φοίτησης)September 2017
City Unity College NicosiaCardiff Metropolitan UniversityUKBA (Hons) Events Management (3 academic years, Bachelor)2014‐2015
City Unity College NicosiaCardiff Metropolitan UniversityUKBA (Hons) in Business and Management Studies (3 academic years, Bachelor)2014‐2015
City Unity College NicosiaCardiff Metropolitan UniversityUKBA (Hons) Accounting and Finance (3 academic years, Bachelor)2014‐2015
City Unity College NicosiaCardiff Metropolitan UniversityUKBA (Hons) Business Economics (3 academic years, Bachelor)2014‐2015
City Unity College NicosiaCardiff MetropolitanUKBSc (Hons) in Computing (3 academic years, Bachelor)2014‐2015
City Unity College NicosiaCardiff MetropolitanUKBSc (Hons) Psychological Studies (3 academic years, Bachelor)2014‐2015
City Unity College NicosiaCardiff MetropolitanUKLLM (Master in Law) (1 χρόνος)2014‐2015
City Unity College NicosiaCardiff MetropolitanUKMBA (1 χρόνος)2014‐2015
City Unity College NicosiaCardiff MetropolitanUKMSc in Psychology of Health ( 1 χρόνος)2014‐2015
City Unity College NicosiaCardiff MetropolitanUKMSc Hospitality Management (1 χρόνος)
City Unity College NicosiaCardiff MetropolitanUKMSc Tourism Management (1 χρόνος)
City Unity College NicosiaCardiff MetropolitanUKInternational Hospitality & Tourism Management (1 academic year, Master(MSc))2015‐2016
City Unity College NicosiaBurgas Free UniversityBulgariaBusiness Administration (4 academic years, Bachelor)2012‐2013
M.K.C. City College LarnakaBurgas Free UniversityBulgariaBusiness Administration (4 academic years, Bachelor) * Ο τίτλος εκδίδεται στα Βουλγάρικα και ακριβής μετάφραση θα γίνεται από το Γραφείο Τύπου και Πληροφοριών2014‐2015
M.K.C. City College LarnakaBurgas Free UniversityBulgariaBusiness Administration (1 academic year, Master) * Ο τίτλος εκδίδεται στα Βουλγάρικα και ακριβής μετάφραση θα γίνεται από το Γραφείο Τύπου και Πληροφοριών2014‐2015
Mesoyios College LimassolKotarbinski University of Information Technology and ManagementPolandDegree in Mechatronics Engineering (3.5 academic years, Bachelor)Spring Semester 2015‐2016
Mesoyios College LimassolKotarbinski University of Information Technology and ManagementPolandDegree in Information Technology (3.5 academic years, Bachelor)Spring Semester 2015‐2016
Larnaca CollegeUniversity of European Higher School of Economics and ManagementBulgariaBusiness Administration (3 academic years, Bachelor)Spring Semester 2015‐2016
Larnaca CollegeUniversity of European Higher School of Economics and ManagementBulgariaMarketing (3 academic years, Bachelor)Spring Semester 2015‐2016
Larnaca CollegeUniversity of European Higher School of Economics and ManagementBulgariaEconomics (4 academic years, Bachelor)Spring Semester 2015‐2016
Larnaca CollegeUniversity of European Higher School of Economics and ManagementBulgariaTourism Management (4 academic years, Bachelor)Spring Semester 2015‐2016
Larnaca CollegeUniversity of European Higher School of Economics and ManagementBulgariaBusiness Management (4 academic years, Bachelor)Spring Semester 2015‐2016
Larnaca CollegeUniversity of European Higher School of Economics and ManagementBulgariaMarketing Sales (4 academic years, Bachelor)Spring Semester 2015‐2016
Larnaca CollegeUniversity of European Higher School of Economics and ManagementBulgariaInternational Business Relations (1.5 academic years, Master)Spring Semester 2015‐2016
Larnaca CollegeUniversity of European Higher School of Economics and ManagementBulgariaInternational Business Administration (1.5 academic years, Master)Spring Semester 2015‐2016
Larnaca CollegeUniversity of European Higher School of Economics and ManagementBulgariaCorporate Management (1.5 academic years, Master)Spring Semester 2015‐2016
Larnaca CollegeUniversity of European Higher School of Economics and ManagementBulgariaFinancial Management in Education (1.5 academic years, Master)Spring Semester 2015‐2016
University of NicosiaSt. George's University of LondonUKMBBS (4 academic years, Bachelor in Medicine and Bachelor in Surgery)2011‐2012
Ledra CollegeVUZF University of BulgariaBulgariaMA International Relations, Global Economy and Strategic Analysis (1.5 academic years, Master)Spring Semester 2015‐2016Spring Semester 2019‐2020
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