In 2021, the number of students in North Cyprus increased to 108,295.

The Minister of National Education and Culture of Northern Cyprus, Olgun Amjaoglu, said that the 25% increase in the total number of newly enrolled students this year compared to the 2018-2019 academic year was a success.

Amcaoglu also noted that in the 2021-2022 academic year, out of the number of newly registered students, 3592 were from the TRNC, 10148 from the Republic of Turkey and 12907 from third countries.