EUC

European University of Cyprus

Website: http://euc.ac.cy
Country: Cyprus
Tasks and responsibilities in the project: Leader, Task 2.2

Organisation profile

The European University Cyprus (EUC) operates five schools, namely, the School of Humanities, Social and Education Sciences, the School of Sciences, the School of Medicine, the School of Law, and the School of Business Administration with the mission to educate students for successful careers and life achievement, to understand and serve the needs of society, and to create knowledge through research and innovation. EUC has participated in more than 250 projects funded by a number of programs and organizations such as the Horizon2020, Erasmus+, 7th Framework Program, Lifelong Learning Programme 2007-2013, Directorates General of the European Commission, the Cyprus Research Promotion Foundation, United Nations, European Space Agency, governmental bodies and others.

Operational Capacity

Research activity is primarily carried out by a number of research centres, laboratories, and other kinds of specialized settings such as clinics and innovation centres (http://euc.ac.cy/en/research/research-centers). EUC is one of about 500 organizations in Europe which have been awarded the EU’s ‘HR Excellence in Research’ badge.