European University of Lefke

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European University of Lefke
Lefke Avrupa Üniversitesi
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Established 1990
Type State-trust-run
Rector Prof. Dr. Haris Bawazir
Students 4.500
Location Lefka,  North Cyprus
Website eul.edu.tr

Coordinates: 35°07′47″N 32°49′51″E / 35.129798°N 32.830904°E / 35.129798; 32.830904

European University of Lefke (EUL) is an institution of higher learning, located in the Northern Cyprus Nicosia District town of Lefka, overlooking Morphou Bay.[1] Founded in 1989 by Cyprus Science Foundation, the university opened in 1990 as a member of the Balkan Universities Network, and offers 5 faculties, 5 vocational programs, 28 undergraduate programs and 11 graduate programs, which are approved by Turkey's Council of Higher Education (YÖK).[2] The university campus is 45 minutes from the capital Nicosia, 60 minutes from Ercan Airport and the city of Kyrenia and 80 minutes from the city of Famagusta.[3]

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