Ph.D. On Campus


University of Cyprus

60 months
800 EUR/year
800 EUR/year
Tuition fee
Apply date
Start date


The PhD in Economics is offered at the University of Cyprus.


The goal of the Ph.D. program in Economics is to provide training to individuals to become high quality researchers in line with international standards. 

The aim is for our graduates to be able to successfully compete for employment at Universities, research institutions, public policy organizations, and the private sector. 

In addition to this, it aims at creating a dynamic research community at the University of Cyprus that will also raise the level of economic research in Cyprus and will infuse public debate on economic policy with scientific methods and rigorous analysis.

Past graduates of the programme are now employed in renowned Universities abroad, such as the University of Essex, University of Glasgow, Nottingham Business School in China and University of Innsbruck, as well as in several academic institutions in Cyprus.

Programme Structure

  • Coursework Stage
  • Comprehensive Exam
  • Research Proposal
  • Dissertation Submission and Thesis Defence

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 60 months

Start dates & application deadlines


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Application through the Online Application System of the University (see here).
  • Two letters of recommendation.
  • Copies of university degrees or a statement of expected graduation in the month preceding enrolment in the postgraduate programme.
  • Transcripts as appropriate.
  • Curriculum vitae.
  • Motivation letter.
  • English proficiency exam

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    800 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 4000 EUR for the full programme during 60 months.
  • EU/EEA

    800 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 4000 EUR for the full programme during 60 months.

funding opportunities available

Living costs for Nicosia

576 - 866 EUR /month
Living costs

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


funding opportunities available

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