Category: Universities in Greece

University of Western Macedonia

Ôhe University of Western Macedonia ( UoWM ? Greek: University of Western Macedonia) is a multi-campus onsite university-In Western Macedonia region of Greece. It was established on It 2004 by four departments that had previously formed part of the Aristotle University of Thessaloniki . Faculties and departments As of January 2016, UoWM consists of the following faculties and departments: Faculty of Educational Sciences: Department of Elementary Education (Florina) Department of…

University of Thessaly

The University of Thessaly (UTH; Greek: Πανεπιστήμιο Θεσσαλίας) is a university in Thessaly, Greece, founded in 1984. The university is based in Volos, but operates campuses in Larissa, Trikala, Karditsa and Lamia. The university comprises six schools—Humanities and Social Sciences, Engineering, Agricultural Sciences, Health Sciences, Physical Education and Sport Sciences and Sciences. Each department has its own associated student organization. Emblem The emblem of the University of Thessaly is Chiron…

University of Piraeus

The University of Piraeus (UniPi; Greek: Πανεπιστήμιο Πειραιώς, ΠαΠει) is a Greek public university located in Piraeus, Greece with a total of nine academic departments focused mainly on Statistics, Economics, Finance, Business Management and Information Technology. Regarded as one of the most modern and reliable universities of Greece, with renowned professors.[citation needed] Also, UniPi is the one of the best business schools in Greece and the department of Banking and…

University of Peloponnese

The University of the Peloponnese (UoP; Greek: Πανεπιστήμιο Πελοποννήσου) is a university located in the Peloponnese, Greece. It was founded in 2002 and comprises five schools in Tripoli, Corinth, Kalamata, Nafplion, and Sparta. [1] It was established as a public university with the Presidential Decree 13/2000. Its seat is Tripolis and is being developed at the level of complete schools in the five capitals of the Prefectures of the Region…

University of Patras

University of Patras (UPatras; Greek: Πανεπιστήμιο Πατρών, Panepistímio Patrón) is a public university in Patras, Greece. It is the third largest university in Greece with respect to the size of the student body, the staff, and the number of departments. [1] In 2014, the student population was 21,000 (17,000 at the undergraduate level and 4,000 at the postgraduate level). It has more than of 830 faculty members, 164 scientific staff…

University of Macedonia

The University of Macedonia ( UoM ? Greek : University of Macedonia (Pa.Mak.), Panepistimio Makedonias ( Pa.Mak. ) ) Is located-In Thessaloniki , Macedonia , Greece . The second is It largest university-In the city are (following the Aristotle University of Thessaloniki ). Currently consists of It ten departments which deal mainly with social , political and economic sciences . Before 1991, it was known as “School of Higher Industrial…

University of Ioannina

The University of Ioannina (UoI; Greek: Πανεπιστήμιο Ιωαννίνων, Panepistimio Ioanninon) is a university located 5 km southwest of Ioannina, Greece. The university was founded in 1964, as a charter of the Aristotle University of Thessaloniki and became an independent university in 1970. As of 2014, there is a student population of 15,000 enrolled at the university (11,000 at the undergraduate level and 3,500 at the postgraduate level) and 580 faculty members,…

University of Crete

The University of Crete (UoC; Greek: Πανεπιστήμιο Κρήτης) is the principal higher education institution on the island of Crete, Greece, and one of the country’s most academically acclaimed and reputable ones. The University ranked 51st in the The Times Higher Education (THE) annual list of the top 100 universities founded in the past 50 years.[1][2] Overview The University of Crete, is a multi-disciplinary, research-oriented institution, located in the cities of…

University of the Aegean

The University of the Aegean (Greek: Πανεπιστήμιο Αιγαίου) is a state, multi-campus university located in Lesvos, Chios, Samos, Rhodes, Syros and Lemnos, Greece. The university was officially founded in 1984, although its historical roots date back to the early 1920s, to the Ionian University of Smyrna (Ex Oriente Lux, Light from the East) which while established never operated.[1][2] The University of the Aegean is a medium-sized university, one of the…

Technical University of Crete

The Technical University of Crete (TUC; Greek: Πολυτεχνείο Κρήτης, Polytechneio Kritis) is a state university under the supervision of the Greek Ministry of Education and was founded in 1977 in Chania, Crete. The first students were admitted in 1984. The campus is located on a panoramic site in the peninsula of Maelehas (ancient Keamon, also known as” Akrotiri) and covers an area of 750 acres (3.0 km2), 7 km Northeast of Chania….