The Cyprus Institute invites applications for the Graduate Scholarships for International Students for the 2022/23 academic session.

The Cyprus Institute (CyI) is a world-class, non-profit research and educational institution with a strong scientific and technological orientation. It is a regional Center of Excellence, addressing issues of regional interest but of global significance, with an emphasis on cross-disciplinary research and international collaborations.

CyI is being developed as an international science and technology organization to strengthen the research community of Cyprus and to help transform its economy to a knowledge-based economy.


Worth of Award

  • The scholarships may cover tuition fees and/or living expenses.
  • They are awarded at the beginning of the Master’s program or at the beginning of the PhD program for 2 years initially (and/or until advancement to PhD candidacy), and then can be renewed for one or more years subject to excellent performance.


An eligible application is a strong application (i.e., solid personal statement and example of previous/current work) to the Graduate School according to the Scholarship Committee.

How to Apply

Your application should include

  • Curriculum Vitae
  • Academic Degrees and Official Transcripts

Proof of English language proficiency which include

  • IELTS Academic version: at least 6.5 (taken within the past 2 years)
  • TOEFL Internet-based Test: at least 79 (taken within the past 2 years)
  • GCSE/IGCSE: Grade C or above (preferably with speaking)

It should also include

  • Up to 4 additional certificates that you feel are relevant in the Other Certificates section of the application
  • A Statement of Intent which should contain 500-1000 words
  • References

You can access the application portal for the Graduate Scholarships for International Students by clicking here.

Deadline: EU and international students who do not require a visa can apply until July 3, 2022. 


Click here for more details and to apply