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National and Kapodistrian University of Athens

Historical Central Building , Recto and Vice Rectors administration ofiices and Central Administration Departmens, Athens Greece +2
  • Studies Department, 7, Palaion Patron Germanou str, Athens, GR, Athens, Greece
  • Main University campus (Panepistimioupoli), Athens, Greece
  • QS World University Rankings
    651-700
  • StatusPublic
  • Research OutputVery High
  • Student/Faculty Ratio31
  • International Students6,228
  • SizeXL
  • Total Faculty2,164

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We aim at our graduates’ personal and professional success; we endeavour to make them not only highly employable, but also able to gain influence and respect in their interactions with academics, researchers and the community in general. The NKUA offers 136 postgraduate programs, covering a variety of scientific fields and arts.Four of these postgraduate programs are offered in cooperation with major research institutes as follows: • “Athens International Master’s Program in Neurosciences”: in cooperation with the Foundation Biomedical Research of the Academy Athens (BRFAA), the Hellenic Pasteur Institute (HPI), the Biomedical Sciences Research Center “Alexander Fleming” / (BSRC Fleming) and the National Center for Scientific Research (NCSR) “Demokritos” (http://masterneuroscience.biol.uoa.gr) • “Microelectronics” : in cooperation with the Institute of Communication and Computer Systems of the National Technical University of Athens, the Institute of Advanced Materials, Physicochemical Processes, Microsystems & Nanotechnology (IAMPPMN) of NCSR “Demokritos“ and the Grenoble Institute of Technology (http://cgi.di.uoa.gr/~vlsi/index.html) • “Information Technologies in Medicine and Biology”: in cooperation with the Technological Educational Institute (TEI) of Athens, the Foundation for Biomedical Research of the Academy of Athens (BRFAA) and the Institute of Informatics and Telecommunications of the NCSR “Demokritos” (http://itmb.di.uoa.gr/indexEng.html) • “Medical Physics - Radiation Physics”: in cooperation with Greek Atomic Energy Commission and the NCSR “Demokritos” (http://medphys.med.uoa.gr/)We should also highlight the International Joint Postgraduate Programs offered, some of which (and the relevant Schools/Departments of NKUA offering these programs) are as follows: • The “European Master in Classical Cultures” with 11 partner Universities (Department of History and Archaeology) • The Greek-French Joint Master: “Specialised Public Law” (School of Law and University of Montesquieu-Bordeaux IV) • The Greek-French Joint Master: “Foreign-Language Teaching in Europe” (Department of French Language and Literature and University of Angers) • The Joint M.A. degree in Education and Human Rights (Department of Early Childhood Education and the Institute of Education, University College London) • The International Master’s Program “European Master’s Program on Society, Science and Technology” with 13 partner Universities (Department of History and Philosophy of Science) • The Postgraduate Program “Intravascular Surgery” (School of Medicine and University of Milano – Bicocca) • The Postgraduate Program “Clinical Neurophysiology” (School of Medicine and Montreal Neurological Institute, McGill University) • “Didactics and Methodology of Mathematics” (Department of Mathematics, Department of History and Philosophy of Science, Department of Philosophy, Pedagogy and Psychology and the University of Cyprus) • “School Counselling and Guidance” (Department of Primary Education and the University of Cyprus)In addition, the following Postgraduate Programs are offered in English: • Southeast European Studies, (http://www.see.pspa.uoa.gr) 22 • Master in Business Administration Program, with specialization in Internal Auditing has operated from the academic year 2016-17 (http://www.ddomo-ia.econ.uoa.gr). Furthermore, from the Academic year 2017-18 two new Postgraduate Programs taught in English have been announced: • Master in Greek and Eastern Mediterranean Archaeology (http://meditarch.arch.uoa.gr/site/meditarch) • Athens International Master’s Program in Neurosciences (http://masterneuroscience.biol.uoa.gr) Finally, it is of special interest that NKUA has established Cooperation Agreements with twenty eight (28) European Universities for the co-supervision of Ph.D. dissertations covering all academic fields of the University.

About

We aim at our graduates’ personal and professional success; we endeavour to make them not only highly employable, but also able to gain influence and respect in their interactions with academics, researchers and the community in general. The NKUA offers 136 postgraduate programs, covering a variety of scientific fields and arts.Four of these postgraduate programs are offered in cooperation with major research institutes as follows: • “Athens International Master’s Program in Neurosciences”: in cooperation with the Foundation Biomedical Research of the Academy Athens (BRFAA), the Hellenic Pasteur Institute (HPI), the Biomedical Sciences Research Center “Alexander Fleming” / (BSRC Fleming) and the National Center for Scientific Research (NCSR) “Demokritos” (http://masterneuroscience.biol.uoa.gr) • “Microelectronics” : in cooperation with the Institute of Communication and Computer Systems of the National Technical University of Athens, the Institute of Advanced Materials, Physicochemical Processes, Microsystems & Nanotechnology (IAMPPMN) of NCSR “Demokritos“ and the Grenoble Institute of Technology (http://cgi.di.uoa.gr/~vlsi/index.html) • “Information Technologies in Medicine and Biology”: in cooperation with the Technological Educational Institute (TEI) of Athens, the Foundation for Biomedical Research of the Academy of Athens (BRFAA) and the Institute of Informatics and Telecommunications of the NCSR “Demokritos” (http://itmb.di.uoa.gr/indexEng.html) • “Medical Physics - Radiation Physics”: in cooperation with Greek Atomic Energy Commission and the NCSR “Demokritos” (http://medphys.med.uoa.gr/)We should also highlight the International Joint Postgraduate Programs offered, some of which (and the relevant Schools/Departments of NKUA offering these programs) are as follows: • The “European Master in Classical Cultures” with 11 partner Universities (Department of History and Archaeology) • The Greek-French Joint Master: “Specialised Public Law” (School of Law and University of Montesquieu-Bordeaux IV) • The Greek-French Joint Master: “Foreign-Language Teaching in Europe” (Department of French Language and Literature and University of Angers) • The Joint M.A. degree in Education and Human Rights (Department of Early Childhood Education and the Institute of Education, University College London) • The International Master’s Program “European Master’s Program on Society, Science and Technology” with 13 partner Universities (Department of History and Philosophy of Science) • The Postgraduate Program “Intravascular Surgery” (School of Medicine and University of Milano – Bicocca) • The Postgraduate Program “Clinical Neurophysiology” (School of Medicine and Montreal Neurological Institute, McGill University) • “Didactics and Methodology of Mathematics” (Department of Mathematics, Department of History and Philosophy of Science, Department of Philosophy, Pedagogy and Psychology and the University of Cyprus) • “School Counselling and Guidance” (Department of Primary Education and the University of Cyprus)In addition, the following Postgraduate Programs are offered in English: • Southeast European Studies, (http://www.see.pspa.uoa.gr) 22 • Master in Business Administration Program, with specialization in Internal Auditing has operated from the academic year 2016-17 (http://www.ddomo-ia.econ.uoa.gr). Furthermore, from the Academic year 2017-18 two new Postgraduate Programs taught in English have been announced: • Master in Greek and Eastern Mediterranean Archaeology (http://meditarch.arch.uoa.gr/site/meditarch) • Athens International Master’s Program in Neurosciences (http://masterneuroscience.biol.uoa.gr) Finally, it is of special interest that NKUA has established Cooperation Agreements with twenty eight (28) European Universities for the co-supervision of Ph.D. dissertations covering all academic fields of the University.

University highlights

National and Kapodistrian University of Athens is one of the top Public universities in Athens, Greece. It is ranked #651-700 in QS Global World Rankings 2021.

QS World University Rankings

  • 2012
    #501- 550
  • 2013
    #501-550
  • 2014
    #491-500
  • 2015
    #601-650
  • 2016
    #651-700
  • 2018
    #651-700
  • 2019
    #651-700
  • 2020
    #651-700
  • 2021
    #651-700

Ranking criteria

21.5
Academic Reputation
26
Employer Reputation
25.3
Citations per Faculty

Student & Staff

Total students
66,085

35%
65%

International students
6,228

5%
95%

Total faculty staff
2,164

86
2078

Total students
66,085

35%
65%

International students
6,228

5%
95%

Total faculty staff
2,164

2078
86
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