Greek students

Foreign Student Ruling Reversed in Federal Court in Boston

    President Trump's ruling, handed down on July 6 regarding the deportation of foreign students who will no longer be studying in university classrooms, was reversed on Tuesday in Federal court in Boston. The unpopular edict had meant that foreign students...

Greek Students Sing for Return of Parthenon Marbles at British Museum

A group of students from a Cretan high school showed their defiance at Britain's refusal to return the Parthenon Marbles to Greece by singing a traditional song during their recent visit to the British Museum in London. Students from the...

Greek Students Triumph at Robot Olympiad

A delegation of Greek students and teachers, comprised of ten teams, competed recently at the 2019 World Robot Olympiad (WRO), held in Gyor, Hungary, from November 8-10. And they didn't come home empty-handed. They returned to Greece last week with...

Large Percentage of Greek High School Students Graduate Lacking Essential Life Skills

Many Greek high schools students graduate practically illiterate in regards to basic life skills, much less skills that would place them in the job market, according to a new report by the Authority for Quality Assurance in Primary and Secondary...

Constant Meddling in University Admissions Undermines Education in Greece

The Greek university entry exams system has been an issue that torments students and parents for decades. In the past thirty years there have been ten changes in the system. However, instead of making the life of students easier,...

Number of Students in Greek Schools to Drop 30% by 2035

The number of students in Greek schools will decrease nearly 30 percent by 2035, with the largest drop in absolute figures being recorded in primary schools, according to a Foundation for Economic and Industrial Research (IOBE) study on Greek...

Campaign to Save ‘Greek House’ in Paris

The Hellenique Fondation (HF) in Paris is appealing to private sources to ensure it can continue housing Greek university students in the French capital. Also known as the Greek House, the HF was built in 1932 by architect Nikolas Zachos...

More Than 37 Thousand Greeks Study Abroad

More than 37 thousand Greeks opted to study in foreign universities in 2017, making the country seventh in the world in proportion to its total population, according to a recent report. According to the Hellenic Quality Assurance Agency on Higher...

OECD: Unemployment in Greece Affects University and High School Graduates Alike

Despite the fact that unemployment in Greece has decreased to 19 percent, it continues to affect university and high school graduates alike, the newest OECD report says. The Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development study entitled "Education at a Glance...

Greek Students Get Top Prize for Formula Racing Car Design (video)

A group of Greek students from the University of Thessaly has won the top prize for their innovative Formula racing car at an international competition in Britain. The Centaurus Racing Team won top acclaim in the category of design for...