The Diploma aims to provide essential quality knowledge, skills and dexterities in the field and technology of Aesthetics and Spa centers. The foundation of the study program has been set-up in accordance to other programs offered abroad following the conducting of a research review and with respect to the instructions and criteria setout by the Cyprus Agency of Quality Assurance and Accreditation in Higher Education.
The Beauty and Wellness sector is growing at a fast pace and is an important industry worldwide. It contributes a lot to the country’s economic growth and is gradually becoming a leading employer — creating numerous employment opportunities. The reason for this exponential growth is rising consumerism, globalization and changing lifestyles of consumers. The rapid growth of the Beauty and Wellness Industry, along with the entry of many small and large companies, has led to a huge demand for trained personnel or beauty therapists. However, there has been an increasing awareness in Beauty and Wellness industry about treatments that promote health and well-being.
Considering all the main aspects mentioned above, Beauty and Wellness education along the systematic practical exercise of students should cover specific-essential thematic modules. The provision of specialized knowledge by the program, will give to the student the appropriate-necessary tools in order to be capable to become an individual Aesthetics practitioner, being in a position to work and offer safely the appropriate services in areas related with Aesthetics, Beauty and Wellness.
The 2 years Diploma offers its students training at the theoretical and practical level, that is based on beauty, wellness, management thematic modules along with supporting theoretical courses (with all courses being obligatory).
The Program also aims to substantially strength the experience of the student through the provision of organized and regular periods of practical training at both Aesthetics-Wellness centers and professional units operating in the field of Beauty and Wellness.