General Information

The Faculty of Social Sciences and Education is one of the six faculties of the University of Cyprus. The Faculty of Social Sciences and Education consists of four departments.

1. Department of Education
2. Department of Social and Political Science
3. Department of Psychology
4. Department of Law

The Department of Education offers two degrees in education for Preschool and Primary School. Furthermore the department offers another six postgraduate programmes leading to Master and Doctoral degreed in the following areas : Educational Administration, Curriculum and Instruction, Pedagogical Science, Mathematics Education, Learning in Natural Sciences, Didactics and Methodology of Mathematics

The Department of Social and Political Science offers a degree in Political Science and another one degree in Sociology. Regarding postgraduate degrees the department offers another two programmes in the fields of political studies and sociology. Overall the Department of Social and Political Science promotes research and knowledge in the fields that it concerns.

The Department of Psychology offers one degree in the field of Psychology. It also offers another two postgraduate programmes leading to Master and Doctoral degrees in the area of Educational Psychology and Cognitive, Developmental and Educational Psychology

The Department of Law offers one undergraduate degree in the field of Law. For the moment the department does not provide postgraduate programmes. The first postgraduate programmes are planned for 2013.

Furthermore the Faculty of Social Sciences and Education promotes research since a large number of its academic personnel is related in different research programmes which are either funded from local or European funds.