Stylianos Mavromoustakos

Executive Director, Intercollege and Cyprus Maritime Academy


Tel: +357 22 842 570

 Dr. Stylianos Mavromoustakos is a PhD holder in Chemistry since 1991. He worked for 10 years as teacher of Chemistry and as the Head Teacher of Pascal English School. In 2003 he became the Director of the Training and Development Unit of Intercollege. Since then he has been involved both as a partner and coordinator in numerous European projects and programs. He has long experience in project management, program design and implementation. Since January 2008 Dr. Mavromoustakos took on the position of Executive Director of Intercollege Nicosia and Intercollege Larnaca since 2014. Since 2015 he is also the Executive Director of the Maritime Academy Cyprus. In 2006 was elected Vice President of the European Forum of Technical and Vocational Education and Training (EfVET), position he holds to this day.

He has been invited to and has participated in numerous occasions in forums for Vocational Education and Training, Quality Assurance, Learning Outcomes etc. DrMavromoustakos, since September 2013 is one of the Cyprus European Credit system for Vocational Education and Training (ECVET) National Experts and National Expert to the Minister of Education and Culture for the establishment of the National Qualifications Framework in Cyprus since January 2013. He was also a member of the ECVET User Group and Working Group, representing the European Association on VET Education from January 2013 – June 2016. He was appointed by DG Employment, Social Affairs and Inclusion of the European Commission as a member of the expert group “Platform of European Associations of vocational education and training (VET) providers” for the period January 2015 to January 2017. Since May 2017, he is a member of European Qualifications Framework (EQF) Working group representing the Vocational Education and Training providers.

Name: Yianna Orphanidou

Title:  Associate Head  HTSM Department

Business School, University of Nicosia


tel: +357 22 841 649


Mrs. Yianna Orphanidou is a lecturer and the Associate Head of the Hospitality, Tourism and Sports Management department at the University of Nicosia (Cyprus). She has been teaching since 1999 in several higher educational institutions, private and public, in Cyprus and abroad. She has extensive practical and academic experience in the field of tourism and hospitality management as well she participated in many European projects focusing on ECVET and gain a substantial experience in developing curriculum utilizing ECVET tools especially in the area of Hospitality and Tourism.