Visa Procedures / Admission:
1. Initial Application
After you have completed a college application form, you will need to submit copies of the following attested documents for the College to assess if you are eligible for entry on to our courses: Please Note: All attested documents must be translated to English and should carry the name, phone number, fax number and e-mail address of the translator. A photocopy of your passport which clearly displays your name, date of birth, passport number, passport issue date and expiry date. Your passport must be valid for at least 2 years from the date of your application. A photocopy of your secondary and higher secondary school certificates and grades. Your transcript must indicate a 50% average overall grade or higher and a PASS in the subjects relevant to the course you wish to study. These documents must be translated into English and attested (no stamps are needed at this stage). After these documents have been approved by the college, a Conditional Offer will be issued and sent to you.
2. Submitting Documents
After stage 1 has been completed, you will need to submit the following with the appropriate stamps (depending on your country of origin):
- A photocopy of your passport which includes all information such as name, date of birth, passport number, passport issue date and expiry date.
- A photocopy of your secondary and higher secondary school certificates and grades. Both must be translated into English and be attested.
- A medical report stating that you are free from any illness including Tuberculosis, Hepatitis B and C, HIV/AIDS 1 and 2, Syphilis (2 months validity).
- A chest X-Ray report (2 months validity).
- A police clearance certificate stating that you are clear from any criminal convictions (3 months validity).
- A bank certificate which states your sponsor’s name and your relationship with the sponsor (father, mother, uncle, etc) and must also state that the sponsor has more than € 7000 in his/her account and is able and willing to support your studies and expenses abroad.
Note 1: The above documents must be stamped by:
Ministry of Foreign Affairs (all except Medical Report)
- Ministry of Health (the Medical Report)
- Cyprus Consulate (all documents after the 2 above stamps)
3. Processing the Documents
After the College receives the full set of documents with all the appropriate stamps, you will receive an Un-conditional offer with a Bank Transfer Letter in order for you to transfer the application fee of €100. Once the College has received the application fee, your application will be sent to the Migration Authorities for approval. After your documents have been examined and approved by the Migration Authorities, the visa procedure can begin. If there is a Cyprus Embassy in your country you will visit the Embassy on the arranged date of interview.
4. Payment Procedure
As soon as your visa is granted (either from the Embassy or from Cyprus) you will receive a Bank Transfer Letter in order for you to transfer your full tuition fee to the College Bank account.
5. Arriving in Cyprus
When you arrive in Cyprus, you must hold the following:
- The whole set of stamped documents that you presented at the Embassy interview
- € 2000 (minimum) cash in hand.
- The College Un-Conditional Offer.
- The Tuition Fee Bank Transfer Receipt and the College Tuition Fee Receipt
- A Copy of the visa sent by the College (only applies to visas that were issued from Cyprus)