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Conference & Cultural Center

The Conference and Cultural Center is an autonomous meeting and exhibition complex of spaces located almost in the centre of the University campus in the main junction of Polytexneioy and Ippocratous Streets. It provides 500 parking places and appropriate facilities for disabled persons. It has been built in two levels in a total surface area of 9.300 sqm and may host up to 2000 participants.

For more info see http://www.confer.upatras.gr/indexen.php 

University of Patras

The University is a two-city campus, situated both in Patras and Agrinion. The campus in Patras is located 12 km East of the city of Patras, in the suburb Rion, covering a vast area of 2.656 acres. The campus is a self-contained campus located at the foot of Mount Panachaico with a view over the Gulf of Corinth and the mountains of Central Greece across the water.

The University of Patras is the third largest University in Greece regarding the size of student potential, the Faculty Members, Administrative Personnel, number of departments, and accredited student titles.

The University of Patras includes 24 Departments, with a large number of sectors and consequently a great range of disciplines, which operate 112 laboratories and 14 fully equipped clinics.

Besides its distinguished path in education, the University of Patras has excelled in the fields of Basic and Applied Research. The University of Patras has acquired international prominence for pioneering wide ranging Research in areas such as Environment, Health, Biotechnology, Mechanics, Electronics, Informatics and Basic Science. A number of the Departments, Laboratories and Clinics have been designated as Centres of Excellence, on the basis of International Assessment. The University of Patras has a reputation for quality and innovative research and presents an effective participation in a plethora of Research Projects, Scientific Organizations, and Research Groups.

Together with its educational and research work, the rich campus life of the University of Patras, attracts many candidate students every year as their first and foremost choice for their Higher Degree studies.

For more info see https://www.upatras.gr/en


  1. The organisers have booked Hotels by the seaside in the famous Patras gulf.
  2. Hotels offer fully renovated rooms, all equipped with air-condition, direct dial telephone, private bath or shower, hair dryer and colour television. Students and postdoctoral fellows will stay in shared double rooms.

University of Patras Campus


  • Applications Opening
    1 Jan 2018
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    NEW DEADLINE: 11 June 2018
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    27 July 2018
  • Closing times: 23:59 (UTC+01:00)

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