STUDY IN THESSALONIKI!
THE CITY OF THESSALONIKI
Thessaloniki is the second largest city in Greece, a classical city full of Hellenistic, Roman and Byzantine monuments. It was founded by Cassander and named after the sister of Alexander the Great. Over the long centuries of its history, today’s capital of Northern Greece has been distinguished as a foundation of the Hellenistic world and as the twin capital of Byzantium after Constantinople. Thessaloniki has been called a city of imagination, a melting-pot of populations and peoples, a city of myths, with roots stretching back into pre-history, a cosmopolitan center close to the beautiful resorts of Halkidiki.
SELECTION OF COURSES
Thessaloniki students have the option to sign classes at Aristotle or Macedonia Universities. Thessaloniki students have the option to sigh classes at universities. Both universities are across the street to each other. All students must sign up to 5 with a minimum of 4 three credit courses.
THE ARISTOTLE UNIVERSITY
The Aristotle University ( HYPERLINK “http://www.auth.gr“ is named after Aristotle, the great Greek philosopher and teacher of Alexander the Great. It is the largest University in the Balkans with 60,000 students, which help define the cities rich intellectual and social life.
THE UNIVERSITY OF MADEDONIA
The University of Macedonia ( HYPERLINK “http://www.uom.gr“ started in 1957 as a graduate industrial school. From 1990 have also eight fields of undergraduate studies. Its main goal is the University of Macedonia students, dynamically and effectively to participate in the new challenges of an international and ever more globalize market.
Students at Thessaloniki will be housed at rental apartments. Arrangements have been made for one meal daily (supper) and also lunch with a Paideia scholarship based on merit and need, during the school days for the entire semester.