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PanHellenic Exams

Greek Student Who Lost Parents to Covid Excels in University Entry Exams

A Greek student did extremely well in his Panhellenic exams despite losing both of his parents to the coronavirus earlier this year. 

Avlona Youth Prison Notes 4 Successes at Panhellenic Exams

Four Panhellenic Exam candidates from the Avlona Youth Detention Facility were successful in the exams, managing to graduate from senior high school despite the difficulties of studying while in prison. The facility also boasted of two candidates in 2015...

Eleni Manthou: Meet the Thessaloniki Candidate Who Got the Highest Grades for Medical School

Eleni Manthou, a Thessaloniki senior high school graduate, from Anatolia College came top of her class to enter Thessaloniki's Medical School gathering a score of 19.714 in the nerve-wracking Greek Panhellenic Exams for university entry. "I wanted to study medicine...

Request for Recommencement of Golden Dawn Trial After PanHellenic Exams

The Municipality of Korydallos, the 2nd Federation of Secondary State School Teachers of Piraeus (ELME) and the Parents Union, are requesting for the recommencement of the Golden Dawn trial after the end of the PanHellenic Exams, so that the...

Panhellenic Exams 2016: 77-Year-Old Woman Fulfills Childhood Dream

Efthymia Stergiou -- a senior citizen, aged 77 -- sat for the nationwide Panhellenic Exams along with over 100,000 students around Greece. Her decision to hit the books and sit for the university entrance exams was a childhood dream...

Panhellenic Exams: University Entrance Exams Begin

The Panhellenic exams, the Greek university entrance exams began on Monday May 17th, with more than 100,000 senior high school students sitting down for their last and most crucial exams. A total of 103,366 students will be taking the exams...

Greek Education Ministry Announces Replacement of Examination Committee Members

As the university entrance exams in Greece known as the "Panellinies" or Panhellenic Exams are set to begin on May 16, the Greek Education Ministry has announced it is replacing the majority of the central examination committee members that were set to...

Greek Education Ministry Announced Panhellenic Exams Program For Greeks Living Abroad

The Hellenic Ministry of Culture, Education and Religious Affairs announced on Tuesday that the PanHellenic Exams for admission to higher education for children of Greeks abroad and children of Greek officials serving abroad will be held from September 7 to 11 at...

Panhellenic Exams Top Students Opt to Stay in Greece

Dimitris Dimitrakopoulos, Ioanna Faka and Andrianna Balatsouka are three of the Greek students who aced the Panhellenic exams, scoring higher than 19,000 points. The three students spoke with protothema.gr stating that “our generation needs and has to do something...

The Girl Who Aced the Panhellenic Exams

After scoring 19,848 on the Panhellenic exams, just 152 points short of a perfect score, Katerina Misthou, has decided to attend Athens University of Economics and Business (AUEB). Katerina Misthou, from the Greek island of Rhodes, had the highest score...