What will we study?
See the TAB” teaching” under the headline “ABOUT EQUIP” to read about this year’s curriculum.
All subjects will contain theoretical and practical elements. Practical elements could be group work, discussion sessions and presentations.
In which language will the teaching be in?
The teaching will be in English.
How does a regular school day look like?
The schedule starts at 08.30 with morning prayer and worship, then the teaching will go on to early afternoon. In the afternoon the students will be engaging in different ministries. Depending on which ministry you will have an individual schedule.
Different cost apart from school fee and rent
- Restaurants –
Low: There are some cheaper alternatives were you can buy food as Pita with different fillings as souvlaki, gyros, falafel, halloumi etc. for about 3-5€. There are also restaurant chains as MC Donalds and KFC.
Middle: The majority of restaurant will fit in this category with prices between 8-16€.
High: As all bigger cities there are some fine dining restaurant as well. They are especially located in Limassol Marina and Old town (Castle area).
- Buss card: Monthly buss card can be bought for 20€ (student price). To get student price you need to have a physical student card because they might not accept if you have your student card in your phone.
You can also buy single tickets for 1,5€ by day and around 2-2,5€ by night (50% discount for students.
(These prices applies for the time during school semester 18/19. Limassol is in a process where they will change the bus card system so the prices could change).
How will the weather change during the year?
Sep-Oct: During these months, Cyprus have their summer period and you can at least count with 30 degrees Celsius. The air humidity is high because of Cyprus southeast location in the Mediterranean area.
Nov-Dec: Between 18-25 degrees Celsius.
Jan-Feb: These months are the coldest ones, about 10-15 degrees Celsius. It could be a lot of rain and because of the humidity it will feel colder than it is. The houses and apartments here are bad isolated so it will be approximately as cold as it is outside as inside so you need warm cloths.
Mar-Jun: The temperature will rise week by week.
What can we do in our spare-time?
Limassol is a big city with a population with about 180 000 people (urban measurement). The city offers pretty much the same as a “normal” big city located by the ocean. You can swim, run, explore the mountain area, enjoy the city life, shopping, bowling etc. Cyprus is quite a small island so with only 1-1,5h drive to the biggest cities so many of the students have rented cars to explore different cities.
What about Cypriot transportation abilities?
Cyprus by Bus offers busses between all the major cities. The cost is around 5-9€ depending on if you get student price or not.
The most important buss in Limassol goes along Sea Front Road which is the main street.
You can also rent a car if you want to go on a road trip and explore areas which is hard to go to by buss. Read more at different rental car business of how to rent a car.
Do I need a computer?
The majority of the students have a computer. It could facilitate you when you study.
Do I need something special?
Adapters to the Cypriot power outlet (it is possible to buy in Cyprus).
Sports and Training
There is many of well equipped gyms in Limassol. There are also quite many volleyball fields and running/walking trails.