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Student Attacked by Mob at Athens University

An unknown group of assailants attacked and injured two people in the library of the Athens University of Economics and Business in the latest incident of violence on a university campus. According to the University’s Senate, the attack occurred at...

Top Universities Abroad Opening Doors to Greek Doctors

Harvard, Yale, UCLA, Duke, Johns Hopkins, in addition to another 30 universities are opening their doors to top graduates from medical schools across Greece. The interest shown by major universities is yet another example of the quality of Greek...

Education Minister: Greek University Entrance Exam System Will Change in Three Years

The current system of university entrance exams, which he called "educationally unacceptable," will be changed within three years, Greek Education Minister Constantinos Gavroglou announced in Parliament on Thursday. The minister was addressing the plenum during a debate on a...

Global University Rankings Show Greek Students Lack Entrepreneurship

A global study of 122,000 university students of 1,000 universities in 50 countries, showed that Greek students are lacking in entrepreneurship while also abandoning their dreams of entering the civil service. The research data will be presented at the...

University Student Elections Marred by Violence [Video]

A group of hooded rioters attacked various tertiary education institutions during the university elections on Wednesday. Attacks took place at the Athens Law School, Panteion University of Social and Political Sciences and the Education Institute. Ten people entered the Athens...

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...

Athens Startup Weekend University 2016

Athens Startup Weekend University will offer from April 8 till April 11, an event exclusively for university students, in which attendees pitch ideas for new startup companies, from teams and work towards the development of a working prototype in...

European University Association Presents Refugees Welcome Map

As Europe struggles with the question of how to deal with the refugee crisis, the European University Association (EUA) has launched the Refugees Welcome Map. The purpose is to demonstrate in an interactive way how the higher education sector...

Cypriot Student Found Dead in Greece

On Saturday November 30, a 19-year-old Cypriot student was found dead at the university campus in the Zografou area. Guards of the university found the young student dead in the stairwell. So far, it is known that a party...

Too Expensive: Fewer Greeks Studying Abroad

With a crushing economic crisis cutting back purchasing power, fewer Greeks are able to afford going abroad to study at universities. The Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) Education at Glance for 2012 report showed the number of the...