The Athens University of Economics and Business (AUEB) was originally founded in 1920 under the name of Athens School of Commercial Studies. It was renamed in 1926 as the Athens School of Economics and Business, a name that was retained until 1989 when it assumed its present name, the Athens University of Economics and Business.
AUEB consists of three Schools, which are comprised of a total of eight Departments, and offers degree programs at three (3) cycles of study: (a) Undergraduate, (b) Master's and (c) Doctoral. The University’s experienced teaching staff , its facilities, together with the high quality of the students who choose to study at AUEB; all contribute to a continuous improvement in the studies offered.
The Athens University of Economics and Business (AUEB) is well-known for its research orientation. The activities undertaken by its members in the research field are twofold:
The Career Office has been a pioneer in the development of this service by being established in 1992. The career service intends to support students and graduates of our University in matters regarding career development and seeking of employment. The aim of the office is:
AUEB provides a series of services to its students, which have two objectives: to broaden students’ intellectual horizons and to ensure high quality standards within the University premises.
The International Relations Office of the University was established in 1989. The main objectives of the Office are:
The Library and Information Center of the Athens University of Economics and Business was founded in 1920 and is the oldest economics academic library in Greece. It is located on the first and second floors of the main building. It offers a rich collection of printed and digital material that covers all the academic subjects offered by the university.
AUEB has one of the largest and most up-to-date computer center facilities in the country. It occupies an area of approximately 700 m2 and holds an extensive library of educational, scientific and business software.
AUEB is located in the heart of Athens, the densely populated greek capital, near the intersection of two large streets: Patission Street (also called 28th of October) and Alexandras Avenue. It is right next to Pedion Areos Park and the Panellinios Athletics Club. Situated in the center of a constantly changing city and a country in motion, the University strives to improve its infrastructure in order to provide an environment that is conducive to learning and the advancement of science.
Training sessions are held daily at the facilities of the Panellinios Athletics Club, which are rented by the University on an annual basis. The facilities include indoor gymnasiums and an indoor-outdoor swimming pool.
Students have the opportunity to take part in the following sports: basketball, volleyball, swimming, athletics (track and field), and table tennis, for which championships are organized during the course of the year. In addition, students can participate in shooting, water polo, chess and tennis. AUEB students show outstanding moral character and sportsmanship and have repeatedly honored the University.
Students and graduates of AUEB participate in university and international organizations. Examples of these organizations are:
Some of AUEB’s Graduate Programs hold very important accreditations, which demonstrate the high quality of their studies, as well as their international nature:
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