Faculty of Pure and Applied Sciences - Ανοικτό Πανεπιστήμιο Κύπρου - Open University of Cyprus
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The pure and applied sciences are a guide for development, innovation and technology, elements necessary for the formation and evolution of modern society. 

The Programmes of Pure and Applied Sciences are fully compatible with European standards and have the characteristics of new disciplines: they started as a research specialization and today are scientific, technological and professional autonomous fields of knowledge that train scientists sufficiently in order to face current and future scientific challenges.

Programmes of the Faculty are also offered in English, with the aim of promoting research, attracting foreign students and the distinction and promotion of the Open University of Cyprus in the European and wider international space.

 

PROGRAMME OBJECTIVES

The doctoral programme, aims to research issues in the following research area:

  • Information Retrieval and Scientometrics

The minimum time required to complete the doctorate is three (3) years, while the maximum duration is eight (8) years.

 

EUROPEAN CREDIT TRANSFER SYSTEM – ECTS: 180

TEACHING LANGUAGE:  Greek 

LEVEL: Doctorate

DEGREE AWARDED: Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)

 

ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS

Applicants must hold a Master's degree, or an equivalent degree, related or similar to the research area listed above. 


Candidates must submit:

Those interested in applying for the Doctoral Programme should include the following information in the "Statement of Interest":

  1. A Preliminary Title of the Doctoral Thesis
  2. A Summary of a 300-word research proposal, which will necessarily include the following:
  • Description of the goal / purpose
  • The importance of the research
  • Review of the bibliography
  • Brief reference to the proposed research methodology.     
  1. Scientific and other Distinctions
  2. Scientific and Research Activities
  3. Research Areas

 

APPLICATIONS

Prospective students must submit the online application form through https://applications.ouc.ac.cy/admissions?sap-language=EL

For the academic year 2021-2022 (starting fall semester), the Faculty will accept applications for a position in its doctoral programmes from 02/03/2021 to 25/05/2021.

For additional information, please contact Ms. Marianna Prodromou (prodromou@ouc.ac.cy), 00357-22411651.

 

Dean: Ioannis Manolopoulos, Professor

Deputy Dean: Jahna Otterbacher, Associate Professor

10 members
Name
Academic Rank
Email
Phone Number
Academic Consultation Hours
Jahna Otterbacher
Associate Professor
...
Δευτέρα/Monday, 09:30-13:30
Γιάννης Βογιατζάκης (Ioannis Vogiatzakis)
Professor
...
Τετάρτη/Wednesday, 09:00-14:00
Ειρήνη Βουκκαλή (Irene Voukkali)
Lecturer
...
Τρίτη/Tuesday, 09:30-14:30
Αντώνης Ζορπάς (Antonis Zorpas)
Associate Professor
...
Τρίτη/Tuesday, 12:00-17:00
Ιωάννης Μανωλόπουλος (Yannis Manolopoulos)
Professor
...
Τετάρτη/Wednesday, 09:00-14:00
Λοΐζος Μιχαήλ (Loizos Michael)
Associate Professor
...
Τρίτη/Tuesday, 11:00-16:00
Αδαμαντίνη Περατικού (Adamantini Peratikou)
Lecturer
...
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Ιλιάνα Σταύρου (Eliana Stavrou)
Assistant Professor
...
Πέμπτη/Thursday, 09:00-14:00
Σταύρος Σταύρου (Stavros Stavrou)
Professor
...
Τρίτη/Tuesday, 09:00-14:00
Μαρίνος Στυλιανού (Marinos Stylianou)
Assistant Professor
...
Πέμπτη/Thursday, 09:00-14:00
 

 

Past Faculty

 

Administrative Personnel

Marianna Prodromou, prodromou@ouc.ac.cy00357-22411651

Xenia Pavli, xenia.pavli1@ouc.ac.cy00357-22411968