The Centre for Teaching and Learning in working towards the UCY policy for Quality Assurance in Teaching under Area I: Recognition and dissemination of good teaching practices and self-assessment of teaching in Action: A. Identification, documentation, and dissemination of good teaching practices at UCY, has established the “Quality Teaching Award” granted to a faculty member every two years.
The 2nd Teaching Excellence Award is expected to be awarded in 2020. 
1st Teaching Excellence Award:

The policy for the Teaching Excellence Award was approved by the Senate (meeting no. 04/2016) in continuation of the Senate's previous decision on the same subject (meeting no. 27/2015). The Award was announced by the Office of the Vice-Rector for Academic Affairs on 16/5/2016. Nominations are submitted to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. by completing the Nomination Submission Form. The first prize was awarded in June 2017.


1st Teaching Excellence Award - 2017:
Prize awarded to Associate Professor Aristoteles Constantinides of the Department of Law, Faculty of Social Sciences and Education.
Special praise given to: (a) Assistant Professor Alexia Panayiotou of the Department of Business and Public Administration, Faculty of Economics and Management  and (b) Associate Professor Socrates Stratis of the Department of Architecture, Faculty of Engineering.
UCY Announcement (in Greek)      Ceremony Photo           News Article in UCY "Koinotita", 55th issue, July 2017 (in Greek)

Examples from other universities:

UC Berkeley - Distinguished Teaching Award

University of St. Andrews  - Teaching Excellence Awards

Education Awards at LSE