The long-term strategic plans include the aim of increasing the benefit for all sectors through using a country’s and of the region’s natural, cultural, historical and geographical assets and by developing alternatives in tourism industry. There is an ever increasing need for qualified tourist guides, parallel with the accelerated investments in tourism, the development of the growing number of tourists, and the overall industry. Cyprus, being an important tourist destination, will serve our students a cooperative environment in which they will receive practical training in tourism business organizations during their education and thus the opportunity following their graduation to advance quickly within the sector.
Tourist Guidance Department, aims to equip students with the knowledge and expertise required by the tourism industry and business life and to empower them in building a successful career.
Students who successfully complete the program are granted with an associate’s degree in the field of Tourist Guidance.
Tourist Guides are eligible to work in;
Tourism and Hospitality Establishments,
Tour Operator Businesses
Congress and Exhibition Organizers,
Special tourism fields such as Golf, etc.
Car Hire companies,
Ministry of Tourism and other related state departments,
Marine Tourism (Cruise tourism, Yachting, etc.)
The medium of instruction of the program is Turkish.
Tel: +90 392 660 2000
Fax: +90 392 727 75 28
Postal Address: European University of Lefke
Lefke, Northern Cyprus TR-10 Mersin, Turkey