The Centre for Teaching and Learning in working towards the UCY policy for Quality Assurance in Teaching under Area II: Initial training, ongoing faculty professional development, and networking in Action: Β. Ongoing professional development for faculty and teaching staff, devises and announces calls for the implementation of innovative teaching interventions across all disciplines at UCY, Point no. 4: The Centre for Teaching and Learning devises and announces calls for the implementation of innovative teaching interventions across all disciplines at UCY.


2nd Call:

Announcement of the 2nd call (updated framework), 24 February 2021. Available budget: 42 thousand euro. Deadline for submission of proposals 30th April 2021. The deadline for submissions has been extented to 30th May 2021.

Announcement        Application           Criteria

Evaluation Committee for proposals: during the 55th meeting of the KE.DI.MA. Board (informal session, 12/3/2021) it was proposed that the Evaluation Committee for Teaching Innovations consists of the academic board members in its entirety; and the Representative of each School will not have the right to vote for proposals submitted from their own School. If a board member submits an individual/group proposal in the context of Teaching Innovations they will be excluded from Evaluation Committee membership. It is noted that similar provisions to the Committee apply for the Teaching Excellence Award.

2nd Call- Funding results:




UCY teaching staff

Title of teaching innovation



Mathematics and Statistics

Pure and Applied Sciences

Konstantinos Fokianos, Professor
Georgios Georgiou, Professor
Christos Xenophontos, Professor
Anastasia Baxevani, Associate Professor
Sergios Agapiou, Assistant Professor
Andreas Anastasiou, Lecturer

Μαθηματική Μοντελοποίηση: Μια διαδικτυακή εμπειρία

€ 7,500



Social Sciences and Education

Georgia Panayiotou, Professor
Marios Theodorou, Special Scientist
Maria Panteli, Special Research Assistant
Elena Konstantinou, Postdoctoral Researcher

Incorporating soft skills training into Psychology Electives: An application to the Psychology of Motivation course

€ 6,000



Social Sciences and Education

Michalis Michaelides, Assistant Professor
Georgios Spanoudis, Associate Professor

Ηλεκτρονική βάση δραστηριοτήτων μεθοδολογίας και εφαρμοσμένης στατιστικής για συνεχή αξιολόγηση και ανατροφοδότηση.

€ 7,000



Economics and Management

Katerina Raoukka, Special Teaching Staff
Andri Kyrizi, Special Scientist

Καινοτόμος προσέγγιση μεθόδων διδασκαλίας και αξιολόγησης στα οικονομικά για την γενιά Ζ.

€ 7,000



Social Sciences and Education

Georgios Olymbiou, Special Teaching Staff
Stavroula Philippou, Assistant Professor
Charalambos Charalambous, Assistant Professor

Υποστηρίζοντας τον Αναστοχασμό Εκπαιδευόμενων Εκπαιδευτικών κατά τη Σχολική Εμπειρία: Η Περίπτωση των Λεσχών Ανάλυσης Οπτικογραφημένων Διδασκαλιών ως «Τρίτων Χώρων».

€ 7,500


English Studies


Kleanthes K. Grohmann, Professor
Natalia Pavlou, Visiting Lecturer Linguistics

Digital Humanities

€ 3,000


Medical School

Medical School

Evangelia Gkougkoudi, Special Teaching Staff
Nikolaos Kadoglou, Lecturer
Ioannis Korakianitis, Special Teaching Staff

Αλληλοδιδακτική μέθοδος (peer teaching) στην διδασκαλία των Κλινικών Δεξιοτήτων.

€ 4,000


€ 42,000



1st Call:

The 1st call was announced in 2017 but due to the delay in the approval and distribution of the funds for the development of the five winning projects, the development continued to 2020. Further information and the application form are available in Greek. Deadline for submissions has been extended to 15th December 2017.

Senate's decision (date 7/3/2018)

Α/Α UCY teaching staff Department Rank Title of teaching innovation
1 Evaggelia Gkougkoudi
Eirini Christaki
Anneza Yiallourou
Anastasia Constantinidou
Medical School Special Teaching Staff
Εφαρμογή νέων μεθόδων προσομοίωσης στη διδασκαλία του μαθήματος Κλινικών Δεξιοτήτων: τυποποιημένοι ασθενείς και πρόγραμμα ψηφιακού εικονικού ασθενούς.
2 Georgios Archontis
Stavros Theodorakis
Gregorios Itskos
Andreas Othonos
Fotios Ptochos
Spiros Skourtis
Nicolaos Toumbas
Associate Professor
Associate Professor
Associate Professor
Associate Professor
Associate Professor
Associate Professor
Εμβάθυνση  της  Κατανόησης  της  Γενικής  Φυσικής  και  Ανάπτυξη  Δεξιοτήτων Επικοινωνίας  Εννοιών  της  Γενικής  Φυσικής μέσω  της  Ενεργού Συμμετοχής  των Φοιτητών.
3 Georgia Panayiotou
Maria Karekla
Eleni Karagianni
Psychology Associate Professor
Assistant Professor
Practicum Coordinator
Εξ αποστάσεως κλινική εκπαίδευση σε πρακτικές αριστείας, μέσω διασύνδεσης με Πανεπιστημιακό Ψυχιατρικό Νοσοκομείο/ Ερευνητικό Κέντρο του εξωτερικού.
4 Stavros Iezekiel
Marcos Antoniades
George Zaggoulos
Electrical & Computer Engineering Associate Professor
Assistant Professor
Special Teaching Staff
Problem based learning via the coffee-can radar.
Ioannis Ioannou
Georgios Papasavvas
Maria Philokyprou
Civil & Environmental Engineering
History & Archaeology
Associate Professor
Associate Professor
Assistant Professor
Διεπιστημονική  και  καινοτόμος  προσέγγιση  στη  συντήρηση  και  αποκατάσταση  ιστορικών κτηρίων  και  συνόλων:  η  συμβολή  του  Πανεπιστημίου  Κύπρου  σε  συνεργασία  με κυβερνητικούς φορείς.