Girne American University (A.K.A Girne Amerikan Üniversitesi) is an American University located in Kyrenia (Girne), in the Turkish Repubic of Northern Cyprus within Cyprus. The University was founded by Mr. Serhat Akpinar in 1985. This is an American College that follows the US higher education. The university´s mission has always been to provide higher level education that is fully accredited by multiple official Accreditation institutions such as UNWTO of the United Nations, Pearson/Edexcel, The European Accreditation of Engineering by European Network for Accreditation of Engineering Education (EUR-ACE – ENAEE), The Turkish Yükseköğretim Denetleme ve Akreditasyon Kurumu (YÖDAK) and many more that can be seen in their official website.
GAU is one of the most modern International American Universities in the world that has the most up to date technology and state of the art professors hailing from multiple countries in the whole world, a true international education with a true American Education. The University offers majors in Business and Economics, Politics, Health Sciences, Engineering, Communication, Humanities, Law, Pharmacy, Education, Architecture, Aviation, Marine, Nursing, Sports, Performing Arts and Tourism.
Girne American University is definitely an experience one shouldn´t miss. From the state of the Art modern education to the very international and cozy environment.