#UCLanians: People experiencing an awesome student life at the only world-class British University in Cyprus.
Over the past few years, #UCLanians have been unstoppable! They said yes to new adventures and reached the highest edge of Troodos Mountains and the highest pitch of Greece. They even managed the impossible and hiked in Kutaisi Mountains, Georgia experiencing 3 different temperatures. #UCLanians won the National Competitions of Judo and University Sambo Championship. They accepted Dorians Challenge, participated in Larnaka International Marathon where UCLan Cyprus acted as Academic Partner and willingly contributed to cleaning Cyprus’ beautiful beaches in just one day with Let’s Do It Cyprus.’’
Except from lectures, tutorials and assessments, the #UCLanians’ academic calendar includes countless parties, clubs and society activities, charity or fund raising events and participation at the greatest conferences, events and guest lectures of the island. Some activities include the Business Innovation Awards, Code Cyprus, 1st Cyprus Science Festival, Become a Lawyer for a day, Digital Championship, but also European and International ones gaining unique experiences that will guide them throughout their life.
And of course the best is yet to come! #UCLanians promise you a great student experience while you are studying at the only British University of the island. To find out more, follow #UCLanians on Facebook & Instagram.
JOIN #UCLanians CLUBS & SOCIETIES OR START YOUR OWN!
HOW DO YOU GET STARTED?
Think of hobbies and interests you have and find another 5-6 students who share a similar interest. Come visit us at the Student Support Office and we will help you ‘spread the news’ and assist you in setting up the club/society.
EMPLOYABILITY SUPPORT AND CAREER ADVICE
The Student Support Services offer the administration of one well-known, professional career tests to prospective and existing students. These enable students to gain accurate insight and a better understanding of the career path that best fits their personality.
Further guidance and support is available during private sessions, where employability and career options are discussed in depth.During the Employability Days organised every March, prospective and current students have the opportunity to meet company representatives, attend C.V. clinics, interview and presentation skills workshops, and participate in many more career-enhancing events.
EXAMPLES OF CLUBS AND SOCIETIES:
> Football club
> Boxing Club
> Latin Club
> Photography club
> Hiking club
> Film Club
> Business Society
> Law Society – Debate Club
> Computer Society – Comicon Club
> Entertainment Club
The Student Support Office is the #UCLanians first point of contact for advice and support in all aspects of University life, either face-to-face, by email or phone, or even through their Facebook pages. A modern and friendly place where #UCLanians can get support and information on various issues concerning their academic study and progress, personal matters and social life.
At UCLan Cyprus, #UCLanians will have access to a wideand practical range of Student Support services. Theseinclude:
> Professional Counseling at the Counseling Center.
> Advice on academic enhancement and study skills – workshops to enhance various
> Support and guidance on disability issues, health, psychological and well-being issues
> Guidance on student life and events
> #UCLanians discounts on shops, cafés, bars etc.
> International student support; visa information and updates
> Travelling information