Aristotle University of Thessaloniki


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This means this exchange destination is available to all students of Utrecht University

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Academic calendar

Semester I: 1st week of October – 4th week of February
Semester II: 1st week of March – 4th week of June


The language of instruction is mainly Greek. Some faculties offer courses in English.

Areas of study open to UU students

All areas

Courses at Master’s level


Language of instruction

Courses are normally taught in Greek. However, there are courses in other languages too, especially at the:

  • Foreign Language Faculties 
  • Faculty of Law (courses in English, French and German language)
  • School of Journalism & Mass Communication
  • School of Economics

In all the other cases, there are special arrangements for LLP/Erasmus students, such as assignment of essays in English with the use of English bibliography in small group of students.

Housing assistance

The university does not offer their own accomodation. The Department of European Educational Programmes, in order to help the Incoming Erasmus+ and Erasmus Mundus students to find accommodation, has added in its current website a link showing flat and/or room advertisements from independent landlords.

Estimated living costs per month

Living in Thessaloniki will cost you around 600 Euro per month.


Normal study load per term in credits:  30 ECTS

Grading system: A - F
Minimum pass: E (>5%)

Number of places available

3 places per year



If you have any questions about this universitywide partner university, contact the universitywide International Office.