ALBA is a not-for-profit educational association of 4 institutional members and 83 Greek corporations. It was founded in 1992, while in December 2011, ALBA and The American College of Greece, ACG joined forces by establishing a strategic alliance thus creating a top academic organization in Greece, with the capacity to proactively address a dynamic and demanding international landscape.
Our portfolio of Innovative Academic Programs that receive international recognition consists of:
ALBA is a research oriented Educational Organization which creates and disseminates knowledge to the society. Research at ALBA takes two forms: Basic academic research & applied research
ALBA Professors are leading management academics with extensive teaching, research and consulting experience and a strong publication record in top-ranking academic journals. The faculty team has produced several books and book chapters, thousands of academic conference presentations and hundreds of journal articles.
Despite its small size ALBA’s residence faculty has an impressive record of high quality research publications.
The Career & Alumni Office has established strong relations with the business community. Our extensive knowledge of the market's recruitment needs puts us in a position to guide and support ALBA graduates and alumni in their career path by providing them with exposure opportunities.
Our services in numbers:
Many organisations offer scholarships or grants. Some of these might help you to study for a Master at Alba Graduate Business School!
ALBA offers to International Students a number of services such as:
- Partial Scholarship on tuition & accommodation fees
- Fully furnished apartments in special discounted prices
- Private Health Insurance Coverage
- Free legal services for residence permit procedure
- Coverage of the Residence Permit Commission Fee
- Free access to sport facilities at ACG main campus
- Personal Career Coaching services provided by ALBA Career office
Private accommodation is provided to international students. We provide fully furnished single or shared apartments (with en-suite kitchen, bathroom and cleaning facilities). All apartments are located in walking distance from the campus in special discounted prices (300€ / month all bills included), as part of a scholarship package.
ALBA Graduate Business School’s library is an academic and lending one, owning reference resources in related to business administration and related sciences.The library is continuously adding new services and updating its content in response to the needs of its users. Apart from lending, services include using the electronic resources available through internal network or via remote access.
The school is equipped with state-of-the-art IT facilities, supporting both educational and administration needs. Specialized software is available on PCs for both student and faculty use. A customized learning platform is available for academic purposes. All groups of users are being served 24h per day, seven days a week, while most facilities are remotely accessible.
Private Health insurance coverage (80% of medical expenses) is being provided for free to all ALBA International Students
ALBA Graduate Business School at The American College of Greece is located in Greece, at the center of Athens. The School's facilities cover a total of 5,750 square meters and include:
The athletic facilities at ACG (Deree Campus, approximately 25 min’ from the ALBA Campus) are distinctive in their variety and quality. From our FIFA designed soccer field, to Olympic-sized swimming pool, indoor and outdoor courts, fitness facilities and exercise studios, there is something for every fitness level and interest.
More specifically Deree Campus includes:
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