x

Sciences

Some Greek Medical Schools Will Offer Courses in English

ATHENS – Reaching out to foreign students and trying to boost their standing in world rankings, more medical schools in Greece will offer courses in English.

Those will be set up at the universities of Patras, Thessaly and Crete and Education Minister Niki Kerameus, accompanying Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis on his visit to the United States, will tout the program there, said Kathimerini.

She will meet with representatives of American universities to discuss new partnerships with Greek institutions and the expansion of existing ones.

Thessaloniki’s Aristotle University has begun its program and the University of Athens will start in October this year for the academic year in 2023 in hopes of getting English-speaking students from around the world.

State universities are free to Greek citizens but it wasn’t said how much tuition would be for the foreign students although medical schools in some countries, especially the United States, are almost prohibitively expensive.

RELATED

SKOPJE, North Macedonia — A protest in the North Macedonian capital over a proposal to break the deadlock in the country's efforts to join the European Union left 47 police officers injured, police said.

Top Stories

General News

FALMOUTH, MA – The police in Falmouth have identified the victim in an accident involving a car plunging into the ocean on February 20, NBC10 Boston reported.

General News

NEW YORK – Meropi Kyriacou, the new Principal of The Cathedral School in Manhattan, was honored as The National Herald’s Educator of the Year.

General News

PHILADELPHIA – The Federation of Hellenic Societies of Philadelphia and Greater Delaware Valley announced that the Evzones, the Presidential Guard of Greece will be participating in the Philadelphia Greek Independence Day Parade on March 20.

Enter your email address to subscribe

Provide your email address to subscribe. For e.g. abc@xyz.com

You may unsubscribe at any time using the link in our newsletter.