Placement Program for students
Looking to build your skills and experience?  Placements are a great way to explore your career ideas, and acquire new sought-after skills.

One in three students is offered a full time position after the completion of their placement. The experience gained during the placement as well as the opportunity for professional development are greatly valued by employers. We offer a wide range of  placement opportunities in companies and organisations in Cyprus and beyond, enabling students to gain valuable work knowledge in their field of work, but mainly providing the opportunity to shape and improve their professional skills.

At UCY, a  large number of our programs of study have included placements in their curricula (with ECTS). However, the Career Centre offers the opportunity to students from all Departments to apply for an internship/placement via its platform

>>> Click the link to find out if your Program of Study offers  the option "Placement in Organisations".

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Please visit our portal or app (shown below) and complete an easy to follow procedure. The placement will be followed through and evaluated by both the company and the academic department. Upon its successful completion the ECTS credit is credited  as  well as a  grant of € 500 per placement.  The payment is made by UCY in the framework of the co-financed Project "University Liaison Offices with the labour market", which is financed by the Structural Funds of the European Union and national funds.

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Temporary employment at UCY while studying is a possibility 
UCY offers the opportunity to students to work withing UCY ( on a part time basis)  during their studies. All students coming from EU countries, - including the Parties to the Agreement on the European Economic Area and Switzerland-, have the right to work, provided they are enrolled in courses both at the time of application and during their employment.

The selection and employment procedure is carried out by the Career Centre and according to the Rules Governing the Process of Selection and Employment of Part-time Students at the University of CyprusPriority is given to students facing financial and social strain. The selection is based on the principles of equality, justice, and transparency.

The maximum employment time during the academic year is 20 hours/week, while during the Christmas, Easter, and summer holidays the working time allowed can increase to 35 hours/week. Applications can be submitted online during the 1st week of each academic year. 

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Graduates and students gain access to a multitude of  jobs in companies and organisations both in Cyprus and abroad. The Career Centre has a network of Companies and Organisations that open positions exclusively for graduates of the University of Cyprus.  We can help you make an impact!  

Jobs and/or internships for graduates are posted on the Career System Platform