National and Capodistrian University of Athens
This institutional profile has been created for use by University of Wisconsin-Madison graduate programs.
Other names: University of Athens, Ethnikon Kai Kapodistriakon Panepistimion Athinon.
First degree/qualification: Ptychion (4-6 years).
Minimum quality for UW-Madison Graduate School admission: Cumulative grade point average of 6.5/10.00.
Minimum level for UW-Madison Graduate School admission: 4 year ptychion.
Documents required: Official transcript; official certification of undergraduate degree (ptychion) and date awarded. All documents in Greek and English.
Description: A State school instituted in 1837. The secondary school certificate (Apolytirion Lykiou) (12 years of education) and an entrance examination are the usual admission requirements.
|6.5- 8.4||Very good|
Grading is quite severe, a 9-10 average is rare.
Language of instruction: Greek.
Diploma Metaptychiakon Spoudon/Diploma Postgraduate Studies: 1-2 years after university level ptychion and entrance examination; usually by coursework and thesis.
Didaktorikon/Doctorate: Research and thesis following a university level ptychion, no coursework required.
Last updated: Jul 28, 2008