National Technical University of Athens


General Information

Country Greece
City Athens
Founding 1836
Number of Students 8 500

National Technical University of Athens

International Office of the National Technical University of Athens

Fact Sheet



Type of Partnership ERASMUS+ (G ATHINE02)
Who can apply?

Bachelor students (as of the 3rd Semester)
Master students

Type of Stay Studies
Length of Stay 1 to 2 Semesters
Time of Stay Winter and/or Summer Semester
Number of Exchange Placements 1 to 2


Study Details

Semester Dates

1. Semester: October to February

2. Semester: February for June

Cooperating Faculty / Department Building and Civil Engineering
Study Possibilities

Faculties and Institutes

Information for Exchange Students

It is possible that not all of the faculty's courses are open to exchange students. The partner university and exchange reports may provide further information.

Please note that, in general, the majority of courses taken must be chosen from the cooperating faculty.

Course Offerings

No courses are offered in English. In exceptional cases courses for exchange students are arranged in English.

Course Catalog in the Country's National Language: Civil Engineering

Please inform yourself about the courses offered directly at the partner university. If you have any questions about the corresponding courses or the course offerings in general, please feel free to contact the partner university directly.

Language Courses

The university offers semester accompanying beginner, intermediate and advanced Greek language courses. These take place in the winter and summer semesters at the Patission and/or Zografou campus 2 times a week for 13 weeks for 5 hours a week.

The exact schedule of the courses will be communicated with exchange students during orientation.



Language Requirements

English B2

Greek B2

The langauge requirements depend on the language that the chosen courses are held in. Students who only choose courses taught in English do not need to prove Greek language proficiency.

Language certificate from RWTH Aachen Language Center

Application Deadline at the International Exchange Office at the Faculty of Civil Engineering 31. January for 1 to 2 Semesters as of the Winter Semester of the Same Year
Application Deadline at Partner University

Two months befor the beginning of the semester.
Please inform yourself at the partner university.

(Applying to the partner university takes place only after successful application at RWTH University.)

Application to Partner University

Information about the Application Process and Documents

(Applying to the partner university takes place only after successful application at RWTH University.)

Contact person for Erasmus+ at the European Educational Programs Office



Tuition Fees Fees Waived
Costs Travel Costs, Cost of Living and Housing
Average Cost of Living less than in Germany, about 550 to 700 Euros a month

Erasmus+ Scholarship

Schüßler Award

Pirlet Award

Scholarship Database


Practical Information

Accommodations The partner university offers assistance with searching for housing.
Health Insurance Health insurance for abroad and private liability insurance are required for the entire duration of the stay
Experience Reports MoveOn
Further Information

Federal Foreign Office

General Country Information from the DAAD

Study in Greece