National and Kapodistrian University of AthensBack
The idea of establishing a University in Greece emerged alongside with the Greek War of Independence, also known as the Greek Revolution. The National and Kapodistrian University of Athens, officially founded in April 14th, 1837, is the first University not only of Greece but both the Balkan peninsula and the Eastern Mediterranean region.
- Higher Education
- European Union (EU 27)
- General/no specific focus
- International; Other
Entry created by Athanasia Karachristou on April 15, 2009
Modified on April 5, 2012