Comprehensive List of Low Tuition Universities in Greece for International Students

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Admission to undergraduate courses and tuition are free so far, except for certain specific courses like MBAs. Foreigners from non-EU countries (with certain exceptions) wishing to study in Greece will have to get a student visa (type D) from a Greek consulate. All students (undergraduate or masters/PhD) get free health care until the end of their studies.

If you are applying for undergraduate studies in a Greek University, you would be needed to submit your application and supporting documents by the end of July or the beginning of August of the same year you will be starting your studies. Below is the list of low tuition universities in Greece best for international students. Note that for admissions to English Programs (like MBA), GMAT and TOEFL/IELTS might be required.

Comprehensive List of Low Tuition Universities and Colleges in Greece for International Students

Universities and Technical Universities

All the higher Tertiary state-accredited universities in Greece are public. The duration of the undergraduate degree programs for most disciplines is 4 years (full-time). Programs in engineering, dentistry, pharmacology, agronomics, forestry, along with some programs in fine arts, have a duration of 5 years.  Medicine is the only discipline with a duration of studies of 6 years.

Agricultural University of Athens
Aristotle University of Thessaloniki (campuses: Thessaloniki, Serres)
Athens School of Fine Arts
Athens University of Economics and Business
Democritus University of Thrace (campuses: Komotini, Xanthi, Alexandroupoli, Orestiada)
Ecclesiastical Academy of Athens
Ecclesiastical Academy of Crete
Ecclesiastical Academy of Thessaloniki
Ecclesiastical Academy of Vellas
Harokopio University
Hellenic Open University
International Hellenic University
Ionian University
National and Kapodistrian University of Athens
National Technical University of Athens
Panteion University of Social and Political Sciences
Technical University of Crete
Technical University of Thessaly
University of the Aegean (campuses: Mytilene, Chios, Karlovasi, Rhodes, Ermoupoli, Myrina)
University of Crete (campuses: Heraklio, Rethymno)
University of Ioannina
University of Macedonia
University of Patras (campuses: Patras, Agrinio)
University of Peloponnese (campuses: Tripoli, Korinthos, Kalamata, Nafplio, Sparti)
University of Piraeus
University of Thessaly (campuses: Larissa, Volos, Karditsa, Trikala, Lamia)
University of Western Macedonia (campuses: Florina, Kozani)

Technological Educational Institutes / Universities of Applied Sciences

All the higher tertiary state-accredited technological educational institutes in Greece are public. Technological educational institutes were initially established in 1983. They currently offer 4-year (full-time) undergraduate degree programs equivalent to Honours Bachelor’s Degree and since 2008 they are also allowed to run their own postgraduate programs that lead to a Master’s Degree.

Piraeus University of Applied Sciences
Alexander Technological Educational Institute of Thessaloniki
School of Pedagogical and Technological Education
Technological Educational Institute of Athens
Technological Educational Institute of Central Greece (campuses: Amfissa, Chalkida, Karpenisi, Lamia, Thiva)
Technological Educational Institute of Central Macedonia (campuses: Katerini, Kilkis, Serres)
Technological Educational Institute of Crete (campuses: Heraklio, Chania, Rethymno, Agios Nikolaos, Ierapetra, Sitia)
Technological Educational Institute of Eastern Macedonia and Thrace (campuses: Kavala, Drama, Didymoteicho)
Technological Educational Institute of Epirus (campuses: Arta, Ioannina, Preveza, Igoumenitsa)
Technological Educational Institute of the Ionian Islands (campuses: Lefkada, Argostoli, Lixouri, Zakynthos)
Technological Educational Institute of Peloponnese (campuses: Kalamata, Sparti)
Technological Educational Institute of Thessaly (campuses: Larissa, Karditsa, Trikala)
Technological Educational Institute of Western Greece (campuses:Patras, Missolonghi, Pyrgos, Aigio, Nafpaktos and Amaliada)
Technological Educational Institute of Western Macedonia (campuses: Kozani, Florina, Kastoria, Grevena and Ptolemaida)

Academies and schools

The following academies offer higher education with 4 years of studies and they are equivalent to the universities. They operate under different terms from the universities.

Hellenic Military Academy
Hellenic Naval Academy
Hellenic Air Force Academy
Hellenic Fire Academy
Hellenic Police Academy
Military Nursing School
Military School of Corps Officers

The following schools offer higher education with 4 years of studies and their graduates are equivalent to the graduates of technological educational institutes.

Academy of Mercantile Marine

The following schools offer higher education of up to 2 years of studies.

Hellenic Air Force Academy of Air Navigators
Hellenic Air Force Academy of Staff Non-Commissioned Officers
Hellenic Air Force Academy of Technical Non-Commissioned Officers
Hellenic Army School of Non-Commissioned Officers
Hellenic Naval Academy of Petty Officers
School of Chief Firemen
School of Police Constables
School of Tourism Education of Agios Nikolaos
School of Tourism Education of Rhodes

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