Ever since its establishment in 1982, AMC has continuously focused on the intellectual and academic progress of its students. It is hence no surprise, given our track record of excellence in the delivery of Higher Education services, that we are a leading choice of top quality University Education in Greece.

Top reasons to study here

  • AMC is one of the first private colleges in Greece (since 1982) and the college with the widest range of fields of study.
  • AMC offers highly experienced academic staff with continuous training by the collaborating institutions.
  • All courses are specially designed to meet the demands of modern students and to facilitate their entry into the Greek and international job market.

Short Courses

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Hospitality, Leisure & Sports (2)
Business & Management (1)
Engineering & Technology (1)
Medicine & Health (1)

About

History

Metropolitan College is founded under the name of European Educational Organization (EEO). It is one of the oldest private colleges in Greece and since it’s founding, it is proudly recognized as a well-respected educational institution, offering a variety of academic studies according to the international quality standards.

Education

Metropolitan College is one of the leading providers of Higher Education in Greece, and it offers a broad range of academic and professional disciplines. By delivering high quality programmes in an academically challenging environment, Metropolitan College and its partner UK Universities manifest their commitment to academic excellence and demonstrate their belief in the principles of transformational education. Within this context, Metropolitan College always seeks to attract and retain faculty with top- notch academic credentials and an outstanding track record in teaching, student mentoring, and research.

Research

Some of the most recent research projects materialized with the participation of our students and / or academics are:

Pilgrimage – from Knowledge Transfer to Autonomous Learning, under Leonardo programme.

FILES Future Oriented Implementation of Local Employment Strategies, under article 6 of the National Documentation Centre.

Creative Little Scientists: an international project that aims at bringing together creativity, science and mathematics in preschool and first years of primary education (up to the age of eight).

Services

Student services

Building on AMC’s tradition of valuing diversity and global outlook, AMC has established an International Student Support Office. The Office provides advice, counselling and advocacy regarding application, immigration, housing, cross-cultural and personal matters. Advice is offered on a one-to-one basis, in a confidential setting. AMC also runs group information workshops about various options available to international applicants such as how to stay and work in Greece after their studies and how to extend their student visa. 

Library services

AMC has contemporary and fully-equipped academic Libraries both in Athens and Thessaloniki with thousands of academic titles, vocabularies and scientific journals, Computers, printers and photocopying machines, thus offering a comfortable and supportive study environment. Our Libraries operate with all the necessary administrative staff and are at the students' disposal on a daily basis.

ICT services

AMC's Computer Labs are similar to those found in the best European institutions. Modern computer systems and free access Internet labs are in place to support the educational procedure and the academic research. Accredited technicians are always at the students' disposal. Our state- of- the- art labs include a large number of computers and peripherals of the latest technology.

Medical services

AMC has entered into collaboration with Maroussi Medical Centre, one of the most renowned hospitals in Greece and the Balkans with a number of branches all over Athens as well as with the Interbalkan Medical Centre in Thessaloniki which is considered one of the most advanced hospitals in Europe. AMC students have full access to both Centres 24 hours a day, 365 days a year.

Student Life

Campus life

AMC is located in a privately owned campus of 8,000 m² in Maroussi (northern suburb of Athens) with easy access from the town centre. AMC also has a 2.000 m2 branch in the heart of Piraeus and one in the city centre of Thessaloniki, in a historic building of 2.000 m².

Sports facilities

Metropolitan College is THE ONLY private educational organization which offers free access to a Sports Club for its students, including 25m swimming pool, fully-equipped gym and group exercise programmes, for the period October-June.

Student clubs

During various Cultural events, AMC welcomes distinguished artists, scientists, lecturers and businessmen of the arts community in Greece. Moreover, students are strongly encouraged to participate in various cultural groups and communities, according to their interests. It is a great opportunity to meet new friends with common interests as well as people from different cultural backgrounds. Students run a variety of organized extra- curricular activities, including:

  • Cinema Club
  • Music Group
  • Dance Group
  • Theatre Group

Accreditation

AMC is accredited by the British Accreditation Council [BAC] as an independent institution offering higher education and all academic degrees are recognized by NARIC