Sustainable Energy

Mission and Vision

Sustainable Energy Research Center (SERC) was founded in 2009 as the “Center of Excellence” at Cyprus International University. Since then, the center has carried out many research projects mainly on Solar Energy and certification/education programs. In addition to the PV Power Plant project, SERC is carrying out many studies. Some of these studies are listed below:
• Active consultancy for numerous solar power projects such as the PV project of the Civil Defense Organization, the PV project of Middle Eastern Technical University.
• PV Expert Certification Programs (Three-days program that includes introduction, system definitions, techno-economic analysis, and on-site practices)
• Multiple Research Projects on Photovoltaics, Solar Thermal Systems, Energy Efficiency/Management, Energy Policies, Biogas
• Consultancy to the Ministry of Economy and Energy of Northern Cyprus on Renewable Energy and Energy Policy


Sustainable Energy Research Center
Prof. Dr. Serkan Abbasoğlu
Tel: +90 392 671 11 11   Extension: 2401