Discover our 2019-2020 study abroad catalogue, offering the opportunity to international students to visit Greece over a short term study abroad program, live in a Greek city, study together with their Greek mates, meet Greek academics, learn about the opportunity to study in Greece in an English taught course, learn the history and the traditions of the country and enjoy cultural excursions all over Greece.
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ACTIVITIES ORGANIZED BY STUDY IN GREECE
Summer School 2019 in Nafplio: Greek Educational Drama
The Summer School was organized by “Study in Greece”, “Meet Culture” and the Department of Theatrical Studies of the University of Peloponnese. It also had the support of DOPPAT of the municipality of Nafplio, the Ephorate of Antiquities of Argolida, local sites and press.
1st Study in Greece Symposium 2019
“Greece as an international destination for studies and educational programs: current situation, perspectives and development of an international collaborative network for the academic community.”
The 1st Study in Greece symposium, dedicated to the promotion of Greece as an international destination for studies and educational programs, took place on the 22nd of June, 2019 and it was very successful.
During the day the participants had the chance to be informed about the increasing international interest in studying and implementing educational activities and programs in Greece from countries worldwide, as for example Canada, United States of America, China and countries from the Balkans. They were also informed about the progress made by the Study in Greece initiative, the collaborations made with academic institutes and educational organizations and the potential of the forthcoming future.
The participants were welcomed by representatives from the Greek Ministries of Foreign Affairs and Tourism. Academics from Greek and Canadian Universities, representatives from educational and cultural organizations (Olympic Academy, Epidaurus Festival, Canada Institute, Meet Culture, Muse Academy, etc) and embassies had the chance to discuss and set up the context of a common framework for a very promising educational and cultural cooperation.
The symposium was absolutely successful, setting the roadmap for the challenges to be met until the nest symposium.
You can see the photo gallery here and the symposium program here.
1st One Belt One Road Sino 2019 - Hellenic College Summit
The 1st "One Belt One Road Sino - Hellenic College Summit" was held from the 1st to the 5th of April 2019, at the AUEB (Athens University of Economics and Business). Throughout the summit a number of interesting events happened. On the first day our visitors from China were able to attend inspiring speeches from distinguished personalities from the education field. The second day included a very illuminating visit to the ‘Impact Hub Athens’ about start-ups and an engaging recreational activity at the historical center of Athens! The third day was dedicated to culture with an enriching lecture by Nikos Chalarakis, a trip to the Piraeus Port Authority S.A/COSCO, a relaxing visit to the Parthenon, the Acropolis Museum and the vicinity of Athens. On the last day all teams presented their projects to the committee. The closing event took place in a traditional tavern and everyone had an exceptional amount of fun. We would like to thank all of the participants from China and especially AUEB for hosting the summit and R & J Culture Life International for jointly organizing it! We hope to see you again! Photo Album here
Winter School 2019 in Nafplio “Greek Cultural Heritage”
“Greek Cultural Heritage” was the first winter school organized by Study in Greece in collaboration with Meet Culture from China. According to the schedule, the second day included an interesting visit to the theatre of Epidaurus. After a short break for lunch at the traditional village of Ligourio, we went back to Nafplio and visited the Harvard Center for Hellenic Studies in its recently renovated facilities. Dr Christos Giannopoulos welcomed us and later we had the opportunity to attend Prof. Dr. Nicholaos Zacharias very informative lecture regarding Arhaeometry. On the third day we were able to enjoy the astonishing view of the castle “Larissa” in Argos , where Prof. Dr. Maria Mikedaki (Department of Theatrical Studies, University of Peloponnese) inspired us with her talk. During the next days at “Fougaro” Cultural Center , Dr. Maria Kouri helped us find out a lot of things about Ancient Greek traditions and life, uncovering fascinating details, unknown to us . Finally, Prof. Dr. Konstantinos Georgiadis delivered to us his tremendously interesting speech “Olympic Values and their reflection in Greek History”. A day before departure, there was a visit at Acropolis in Athens, including the acclaimed Acropolis Museum. The last dinner was conducted in a jovial atmosphere and took place at the wonderful neighborhood of “Thisio”. Read more...