Internationalization and Extroversion
Harokopio University of Athens is an extrovert University with an exceptional international presence.
Committed to its internationalization strategy, it is in the frontline of establishing collaborations
with esteemed international educational institutions, with which it shares common values and goals. The
University promotes student mobility and exchange programs, welcoming students from all over the world.
Scientific exploration and technological development are core aspects of Harokopio’s identity, as an
organization. Researchers of the Harokopio University of Athens have established strong research
collaborations with colleagues in US, UK/European, and China Institutions over the years. Active
collaborations include research groups in Universities worldwide and also the signing of numerous
Memoranda of Understanding.
The University fosters its international profile by actively participating in EU Erasmus programs and
hosting students, academics, and researchers from European Universities. Currently, it offers three
international master's programs in English in collaboration with European Universities. Harokopio
University participates in mobility projects targeting researchers’ mobility collaborating with
Universities in Canada, the U.S.A., South America, Asia, and Australia. It is also one of the most
effective members of the network created by Study in Greece – studyingreece.edu.gr – the official
project of Greece for the internationalization and extroversion of Greek Higher Education.
Ηarokopio University of Athens constantly contributes through its cooperation with the business world,
local government, and civil society, as well as the implementation of good practices that emerge through
its research and educational work, to the development of the country and the Greek society. It attracts
a variety of successful events, having as a goal to bring students and alumni closer to the labor
market, and is established as a meeting point of the research and business world. At the same time, the
University hosts and organizes prestigious international conferences in all the research areas it is
actively involved in.