Middle East Technical University (METU) is Turkey 's most prominent university with an expressly international mission and profile.The University's Northern Cyprus Campus was established as a result of an invitation conveyed to METU in the year 2000 by the Governments of Republic of Turkey and Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus.
Nowadays METU NC Campus is a major higher education project financed by the Republic of Turkey and serves not only the Turkish students but also the international community. With its excellent facilities, exceptionally qualified faculty, and highest international standards in teaching, research and community service, METU NCC offers internationally accepted degree programs in engineering and social sciences.
The language of instruction on the Campus is English. All degree programs of METU NCC are approved by the METU Senate, and provide the same quality standards of the main campus in Ankara. The graduates of METU NCC receive an internationally recognized METU diplomas.
In the METU NC Campus one can study Business Administration, Economics, Political Science and International Relations, Psychology, Engineering, Psychology, Teaching English and so on.
METU Northern Cyprus Campus is built on an area of 339 hectares (137 acres), approximately 50 km west of Lefkosa (Nicosia) and 6 km north of Guzelyurt (Morphou), a charming town with a population of 18,000. Today, METU NCC is an excellent campus with its high-tech infrastructure, very modern education buildings and laboratories, the Cultural and Convention Center, Administration – Library – IT Center Complex, Cafeteria, Shopping Center, Student Association Rooms, Dormitories, Staff Housing, Fitness-Wellness Club, Post Office, Book Store, Health & Counseling Center, Sports Complex, and an outdoor swimming pool.