Athens University of Economics and Business

4.0 out of 5 (179 ratings / 170 reviews) Athens, Greece
Athens University of Economics aims at providing high-quality education. The objective is to train competent faculty in order to meet present and future needs of economy and society at national and international level, and the training of scientists, in the fields it is expertized to, that are capable of becoming bearers of creation.



The establishment of Athens University of Economics and Business came about as a matter of historic necessity following the economic, technological and social changes that took place in Greece at the end of the 19th and beginning of the 20th centuries.


  • AUEB's Research Center was established in 1983. It aims at providing the institutional framework which facilitates and supports the research carried out by Faculty members, in the general fields of economics, management and computing.
  • Research at the Center is carried out mainly by members of the academic staff of the University. Visiting scholars and short-term appointees may also engage in research activities. All research is undertaken with a view towards eventual publication in scholarly journals, discussion papers and monographs.

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Student services

The International Relations Office of the University was established in 1989. The main objectives of the Office are:

  • European Union educational programs,
  • participation in international student fora and exhibitions,
  • representation at international conferences and congresses,
  • organization of seminars, educational visits and cultural meetings,
  • promotion of the University activities abroad,
  • creation of new cooperation with foreign higher education institutions,
  • counselling to incoming and outgoing students.

Student Life

Campus life

The Athens University of Economics and Business is centrally located in downtown Athens. The main building of the University "Marasleio Megaro" is located at 76, Patission (28is Oktovriou) Street in Athens, two blocks away from the Archaeological Museum. The backside of the building faces the Pedion Areos Park and the Panellinios Sports Club.

Student Reviews

Anonymous rated 4 out of 5 stars

It is a university with prestige but some things are not functional. It needs to be more organized and help students. It also needs to do something about the anarchists that they practically live in the university.

Anonymous rated 3 out of 5 stars

Not helping to connect with the work environment..

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Anonymous rated 1 out of 5 stars

In my country, teachers do not care about your good grades, they only care about the bad grades, the subjects which you do not succeed. If you are bad at maths, they try to help you with maths, if you are bad at History, they focus your History lessons, but when they do that they miss your talent in art, in physics et cetera. I was bad in maths, but they did not see that...


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