• General Information

    Full Name of University:

    Aristotle University of Thessaloniki

    Number of MAUI semesters you can accept during 2019/20 (not students):


    General University Website:

    Click here.

    International Office/Website for Incoming Students:

    Click here.

    Contact people for incoming and outgoing students:

    Konstantina Tolia
    Department of European Educational Programmes
    University Campus, Administration Building, 1st Floor
    54124-Thessaloniki, Greece
    Tel: +30 2310 99 1391
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    Application website. If paper only, please write “paper only.”

    Click here.

    How does the application and admissions process differ for undergraduate versus graduates?

    No difference

    Other important notes

    Last updated

    January 2019

  • Academics

    Areas of study open to undergraduate exchange students (list explicitly)


    Open undergraduate areas of study taught in English (list explicitly)

    Click here.

    Are graduate areas open for exchange?


    Areas of study open to graduate exchange students (list explicitly)

    Click here.

    Can advanced undergraduate students take graduate level courses?


    Can graduate student take undergraduate level courses?


    Areas of study restricted to prior bilateral agreements between exchange departments or faculties


    Areas of study not available to exchange students


    Websites for course offerings

    Click here.

    Required minimum and maximum number of credits available through the exchange

    For both undergraduate & graduate

    20 ECTS per trimester
    30 ECTS per semester
    60 ECTS per year

    Are summer courses available as exchange (non fee-paying)?

    If so, please provide summer school website.


    Do students register for classes in advance or upon arrival?

    Upon arrival

    Language Requirements

    B2: English (generally.) Some bilateral agreements with Schools may require a different level

    Language test certificate required?

    If so, which and when: before admission or upon arrival?

    No. When needed the Sending Institution has to check it before the student's nomination. The ECTS Coordinator of each School maintains the right to ask for a certificated if needed.

    Preparatory language course for incoming students?

    Indicate dates and costs

    The University offers Greek Language Courses free of charge. Click here.

    Are there any special advising or registrations concerns that students should be aware of? Are services available to assist in registration or course selection?

    The students receive full support from the Department of European Educational Programmes during the whole period of their studies.  The Secretariat of each School accommodates their needs regarding course registration and transcripts of records.  The Responsible ECTS coordinator of each School assists students with the course selection and with general academic support during the whole period of their studies.

    Additional Notes

    Last updated

    January 2019

  • Dates

    Host Application deadline for each term

    Semester 1/Fall: 30 June

    Semester 2/Spring: 30 November

    Academic Calendar

    Please list exact dates

    Click here.

    Examination period(s)

    Click here.

    If there is a break between the academic course calendar and exams, can arrangements be made so the student may take exams early?

    (i.e. semester ends in December and exams are late January).


    Orientation session(s) for incoming students

    Is it mandatory, indicate dates and costs

    At the beginning of each semester (according to academic calendar), isn't obligatory and there is no cost.

    Course registration deadline

    After arrival

    Last updated

    January 2019

  • Costs

    Total cost estimates per month in Euro

    (broken down below)




    The University offers 3 meals (breakfast, lunch, dinner) per day free of charge to all students. 

    Course Materials

    The students can take books free of charge according to their courses but they will be in the Greek Language.

    Local Transportation

    1 Euro single ticket (Students have a discount)

    Health Insurance

    If needed, it’s covered by the University. It’s advisable to have insurance from home country.


    (please indicate and specify any mandatory additional fees)

    Is comparable health insurance coverage from abroad allowed/not allowed?

    If not, please include fees in “other” field above.


    Additional Notes

    Last Updated

    January 2019

  • Housing and Student Life

    Is housing assistance available? How do students apply, and is it guaranteed?

    Our office offers to the students a website in which they can see available apartments in the city of Thessaloniki.  However, it works independently from our office.  Furthermore students receive assistance from the Erasmus Student Network.  Our office can also offer advise to the students in their search for housing.

    Housing options


    Housing Website and Contact Person(s)


    Do students apply for housing with their regular application or is it separate?

    Please list housing application deadline.


    What kinds of health facilities are available at the university?

    The students have access to all hospitals on duty including the campus hospital.

    Are internships available?


    Are student jobs available/allowed?


    Additional Notes

    As far as it concerns the availability of internships: AUTh can accept students either for internship or studies.

    Concerning jobs and if they are allowed or are available: Students are generally allowed to find a job outside the University.  Jobs inside the University for students are usually under schemes like internships, traineeships, etc.

    Last Updated

    January 2019

  • Promotional Materials

    Please add links to promotional materials below

    Please keep in mind that these resources are here for partners to use to promote exchanges; this is not itself a promotional website. As such, please simply link to your promotional materials and refrain from embedding video or images on this page.

    University Video:

    University Image Library:

    University or Departmental Brochures:

    Last Updated

    January 2019