Upatras.gr
Education
Education

Schools

The University consists of four Schools with twenty Departments and of two more independent Departments that do not belong to a School:

School of Natural Sciences

Dean: Christos Kordulis, Professor, Department of Chemistry

URL: http://www.dnss.upatras.gr/External link

Founded as the School of Mathematics and Physics in 19-10-1966 and renamed to School of Natural Sciences in 1983. It consists of the following departments with the related year of foundation:

  • Department of Biology, 1966
  • Department of Chemistry, 1966
  • Department of Geology, 1977
  • Department of Material Science, 1999
  • Department of Mathematics, 1966
  • Department of Physics, 1966

School of Engineering

Dean: Nickolaos Anifantis, Professor, Department of Mechanical Engineering and Aeronautics

URL: http://www.eng.upatras.gr/External link

Founded in 25-9-1967. It consists of the following departments with the related year of foundation:

  • Department of Architecture, 1999
  • Department of Chemical Engineering, 1977
  • Department of Civil Engineering, 1972
  • Department of Computer Engineering and Informatics, 1980
  • Department of Electrical Engineering, 1967 (renamed to Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering)
  • Department of Mechanical Engineering, 1972 (renamed to Department Mechanical Engineering and Aeronautics)
  • Department of Engineering Sciences*, 1983

School of Health Sciences

Dean: Venetsana Kyriazopoulou, Professor, Department of Medicine

URL: http://www.health.upatras.gr/External link

Founded as the Medicine School in 22-7-1977 and renamed to School of Health Sciences in 1983. It consists of the following departments with the related year of foundation::

  • Faculty of Medicine, 1983 (initially as Medicine School in 1977)
  • Department of Pharmacy, 1983 (initially in the School of Mathematics and Physics in 1977)

School of Humanities and Social Sciences

Dean: Christos Terezis, Professor, Dept. of Philosophy

Founded in 16-6-1989. It consists of the following departments with the related year of foundation:

  • Department of Early Childhood Education, 1983
  • Department of Primary Education, 1983
  • Department of Philology, 1994
  • Department of Philosophy, 1999
  • Department of Theatre Studies, 1989

Independent Departments

  • Department of Business Administration, 1999
  • Department of Economics, 1985
*The Department of Engineering Sciences does not offer a degree. It teaches the basic Sciences to the School of Engineering.

Copyright 2002-2017, University of Patras

University campus, 26504, Rio
Tel. 2610 997120, 2610 997100
Fax 2610 991711