Study in North Cyprus

Rauf Denktas University

Rauf Denktas University (RDU) took its name from the founding and long-term president of the Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus (TRNC). RDU is established in the capital city of Nicosia (North Cyprus) and it is recognized by the competent educational authorities of TRNC, the National Ministry of Education and Culture and the Higher Education Accreditation and Coordination Council (YODAK). Currently, RDU has initiated the process of accrediting its programs from credible external accreditation agencies such as The Foundation for International Business Administration Accreditation (FIBAA) and The Agency for Quality Assurance through Accreditation of Study Programs (AQAS). Rauf Denktas University in North Cyprus with its safe, friendly environment and pleasant climate is an ideal place for studying. RDU gives utmost importance and priority to employability and internationalization of its curriculums. Education for employability and specifically international employability is a motto of RDU. Curriculums are designed after taking the views of prospective employers, professional bodies and the academic consultants. Each program introduces students to the economies, cultures, values and legal aspects of the target countries, thus having graduated with competencies that enable them to be employed internationally. Currently, RDU has 11 bachelors program in its 5 faculties. The medium of instruction is English in all programs, except for Turkish Law. Courses at RDU are in line with the American Credit System and also the European Credit and Transfer System (ECTS). English Preparatory Program offers intensive English courses for students with low-level English, while students with relatively better English are offered mathematics, computer skills and communication courses, in addition to their reduced English classes.