National and Kapodistrian University of Athens / アテネ大学

 

Athen

 

Athen

Number of students 1
Eligibility Students enrolled in an undergraduate or graduate program
Period of study September 2018 - July 2019
Location Administrative premises: 30, Panepistimiou St, 106 79 Athens, Greece
University profile The National and Kapodistrian University of Athens (UoA) was founded in 1837.
With more than 125,000 undergraduate and postgraduate students, including roughly 5,200 international students (undergraduate and postgraduate), about 1,900 academic
members and approximately 1,300 administrative, secretarial and specialised personnel,
UoA is the oldest and the second largest higher education state institution in Greece.
It is also considered among the oldest and largest Universities in Europe.
Located in Athens, the Capital of Greece, UoA has 33 Faculties within 8 Schools,
18 Museums, 2 Hospitals, 72 Clinics, 8 main Libraries, 160 Laboratories and
7 Research Units. Additionally, UoA constantly broadens its community horizons through international partnerships which enrich the academic environment with diverse
educational, research and cultural perspectives. 
It also participates in the Erasmus+ programme.
Undergraduate programs open to exchange students All faculties (Final decision regarding admission will be made by the Faculty).
Undergraduate programs NOT open to exchange students ------
Graduate programs open to exchange students All faculties (Final decision regarding admission will be made by the Faculty).
Graduate programs NOT open to exchange students ------
Minimum GPA (UG) 2.5
Minimum GPA (G) Same as above.
Minimum language proficiency  (UG) The main language of instruction is Greek. However, there are also courses in 
other languages, especially at the Foreign Languages' Faculties and the Faculty of 
Law which offers specialized programmes in English, French, German and Italian.
Some postgraduate programmes offer courses in other languages (mainly in English).
As not all incoming students are fluent in Greek at the beginning of their study, 
the National and Kapodistrian University of Athens requires a sufficient knowledge of
the English language to allow students to communicate and function within an 
academic context.
Minimum language proficiency (G) Same as above.
Academic calendar FALL SEMESTER:
 Classes begin: End of September
 Exams end: Mid-February
SPRING SEMESTER:
 Classes begin: Mid-February
 Exams end: Beginning of July
Important university website for exchange students http://www.uoa.gr
http://en.interel.uoa.gr/erasmus/student-mobility.html
http://en.greekcourses.uoa.gr/
Scholarship information ------
Dormitory information The UoA does not provide accommodation to students. However, the University
Students Association ESN Kapa (e-mail: info@esnkapa.org) can advise students
about renting and housing.