Greek Open University of Patras

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The Greek Open University of Patras is the 19th Greek State University but the only one that provides distance education. The Greek Open University in Patras mission is to provide distance education at both undergraduate and postgraduate level.

For that purpose, it develops and implements appropriate learning material and methods of teaching.

The promotion of scientific research as well as the development of the relevant technology and methodology in the area of distance learning fall within the scope of the Greek Open University objectives.

The Greek Open University of Patras like all other state universities in Greece, it is a Legal Entity of Public Law, completely independent and autonomous.

The institute’s headquarters are in Patras. The Greek Open University Senate retains the right to establish and monitor branches either locally or abroad with the approval of the Ministers of Education and Religious Affairs, Internal Affairs, Public Administration and Decentralization and Finance.

The Qualifications the Greek Open University offers:

  • Undergraduate degrees
  • Postgraduate degrees (Masters)
  • Doctoral Degrees
  • Undergraduate Vocational Training Certificates
  • Postgraduate Vocational Training Certificates
  • Certificates of attendance

The Greek Open University has 4 schools:

  • School of Humanities
  • School of Social Science
  • School of Science & Technology
  • School of Applied Arts

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