PI: Rodanthi Mamouri
The Cyprus University of Technology aims at transferring knowledge (education) and producing new knowledge through basic and applied research.
Research at CUT is carried out in each different Department or between two or more Departments, under the responsibility of one or more members of the Academic and Teaching Staff.
University research activities are realised through funding secured from the following two major sources:
Strengthening of the research management support and infrastructure, with the aim of securing externally funded projects, is another major objective of the University. Moreover, CUT has adopted the following principles in relation to Research, which conforms with the European Union’s declarations relating to the creation of a European Research Area.
The University has adopted the following principles as regards the promotion of Research:
The Service for Research, International Collaboration and Public Relations has the responsibility to offer administrative support to the research activities of the academic community. Furthermore, it offers managerial services for research projects funded by CUT. Finally, SPIPR provides expertise for research proposal writing, external funding, mainly by the European Commission as well as by other organizations.
The Cyprus University of Technology intends to become an attractive, regional educational institution for neighbouring countries. In addition, CUT was established having as its primary aim the development of international cooperation with academic and scientific institutions.
CUT aims in developing, organizing and maintaining effective international relations and networking having in mind the international scientific environment, in order to promote the following:
The international collaboration of the Cyprus University of Technology consists of the following programmes and activities: