About the Program

The task of anesthesia technicians is to assist the authorized anesthesiologist in the health sector, take part in patient preparation and to be in the nearest hospital, ie in the operating room, during the application. The anesthesia program graduates are trying to be trained to be very close to the patient, his or her illness, the drugs to be used, and what the conditions are. Some of our graduates who are in the anesthesia team are assistant health personnel. Our training program aims to provide the students with the necessary knowledge and skills in this field. It is important to train technicians who will be able to perform preoperative patient preparation, support the anesthesiologist during surgery, and undertake patient control and supervision after the operation. Apart from advanced anesthesia machines and different anesthesia techniques, students are informed about sterilization and emergency patient care.

Educational Opportunities

A strong academic and physical infrastructure has been prepared for this program. Students also have summer internships in addition to their yearly practices related to their professions. There is a wide range of possibilities for internship to students. There are possibilities of reinforcement during the semester applications with experienced instructors to apply and to apply learning outcomes. There are many clubs and facilities that support social, cultural and sporting activities that students can take advantage of in our university campus area. It is one of the greatest advantages of the Department of Anatomy, the Department of Occupational Skills Laboratory (Anesthesiology and Reanimation), the Anthropometry Laboratory, the Department of Health Sciences, which includes various body analyzers and metabolism measuring devices. Our experienced faculty members are educated and up-to-date information, followed by the developing educational staff and the ones that continue to grow and grow.

Career Areas

They graduate from the program with the title of anesthesia technician by completing the whole of the professional practices and internships in the program. Currently, the hospitals in the TRNC and TC have an operating theater department. For this reason, the need for trained staff in hospitals is increasing day by day. In the institutions and organizations affiliated to the Ministry of Health, anesthesia technicians are needed in state and social insurance hospitals, university hospitals and private hospitals and polyclinics other than public institutions constitute a serious employment alternative for this program graduates. A large part of the existing graduate anesthesia technicians has been settled by the Ministry of Health. Private hospitals, polyclinics, laboratories, medical centers, dispensaries, health centers, community health centers constitute a serious employment alternative for program graduates. Occupational workers can easily find jobs related to their fields. In terms of human health, it will always be needed in the profession.


Cyprus International University
Vocational School of Health Sciences
Çevik Uraz Center, CU206
99258 Nicosia/TRNC
Tel: +90 392 671 1111 Extension:2251
School E-mail: secretary-vhs@ciu.edu.tr
Director E-mail: fgokdogan@ciu.edu.tr


2 years