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The duration of the course is six weeks from 6 June to 13 July 2017 and is directed towards undergraduate, postgraduate students and teaching staff members from departments in fields relative to Greek studies.

The application for participation/scholarship is one and the same.

Applications not accompanied with the necessary supporting documents will not be examined.

The results of the evaluation of the applications by the University of Athens Committee will be sent electronically by 10/5/2017.

Three categories of results will be announced:

  1. Scholarship approved
  2. Participation approved (without scholarship)
  3. Acceptance to the programme with or without scholarship denied

Attendance of lessons is compulsory. All students may participate in the progress test at the end of the programme. However, of the students who have passed the test, ONLY those that have attended at least 80% of the lessons, as indicated by the register of attendance, will be awarded ECTS credits. For all levels the ECTS credit points awarded will be 6. Students of levels 4-6 who have attended at least 50% of the lectures will be awarded 1 extra ECTS point.  

All language classes are free of charge but accommodation and any other living expenses are not paid by the University.

It should be noted that candidates with no knowledge whatsoever of the Greek language will not be accepted.