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Cyprus University to Acquire Medical School
2008-03-13 08:18:18

Nicosia, Mar 6 – Education and Culture Minister Andreas Demetriou has announced the founding of a Medical School in Cyprus.

In statements after a meeting with the Rector of the University of Cyprus, Mr. Demetriou said this has been a long-standing demand of the University, adding that the University has been asked to submit its proposal on the matter, in cooperation with the Ministry, so that procedures can move quickly.

Mr. Demetriou said that the Ministry will then take the matter to the Cabinet for approval. The Minister of Education said that the founding of a Medical School is one of many issues included in President Christofias’ program of governance, adding that “we will move forward rapidly so that all pledges provided in the program are implemented.”

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