National and Kapodistrian University of Athens ／ アテネ大学
|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|
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
|Minimum language proficiency (G)||Same as above.|
Classes begin: End of September
Exams end: Mid-February
Classes begin: Mid-February
Exams end: Beginning of July
|Important university website for exchange students||
The UoA does not provide accommodation to students. However, the University
Students Association ESN Kapa (e-mail: email@example.com) can advise students
about renting and housing.