BA in Archeology, History, and Literature of Ancient Greece

NEWS AND EVENTS

Anniversary of the Polytechnic uprising

ANNIVERSARY OF THE POLYTECHNIC UPRISING

It was on the 14th of November 1973, six and a half years under the strict rule of the military junta that took over power on the 21st of April 1967, when Greek students began demonstrations at the School of Law and entered the Polytechneio (Polytechnic School), a building about 100 meters away from the National Archaeological Museum of...

Ohi Day in Athens – The anniversary of ‘NO’

OHI DAY IN ATHENS – THE ANNIVERSARY OF ‘NO’

Ohi (όχι) Day is a national public holiday, commemorated on the 28th October every year. It was on this day in 1940 when the then Prime Minister of Greece, Ioannis Metaxas denied Italian dictator Benito Mussolini’s request to allow Axis forces to enter Greece. As a result, Italian troops stationed in Albania attacked the Greek border, leading...

Instructions concerning the COVID-19 measures

INSTRUCTIONS CONCERNING THE COVID-19 MEASURES

As previously advised, the use of a cloth or surgical mask is compulsory in all areas of the University.

The mask must be worn properly, covering both the mouth and nose, while it must also be worn in the outside areas during breaks.

You are also advised to wash your hands and use hand sanitizer regularly.

All students who are not fully...

Welcome ceremony

WELCOME CEREMONY

2nd year of academic operation for the first undergraduate program taught in English, the "BA Program in the Archaeology, History, and Literature of Ancient Greece" of the School   of Philosophy

The National and Kapodistrian University of Athens (NKUA) and the first undergraduate program taught in English, the "BA Program in the Archaeology,...

Scholarship Results 2021

SCHOLARSHIP RESULTS 2021

The selection results for one Merit scholarship, offered by the National and Kapodistrian University of Athens to applicants who wish to pursue the “BA program in the Archaeology, History, and Literature of Ancient Greece”, commencing in fall 2021, were decided by a three-member committee on Wednesday morning, the 15th of September 2021.

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Scholarship results 2021

SCHOLARSHIP RESULTS 2021

The selection results for two Merit scholarships, offered by the National and Kapodistrian University of Athens to applicants who wish to pursue the “BA program in the Archaeology, History, and Literature of Ancient Greece”, commencing in fall 2021, were decided by a three-member committee on Monday morning, the 9th of August 2021.

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BAAG end-of-year event

BAAG END-OF-YEAR EVENT

The evening of the 6th of July 2021 was dedicated to the first cohort of students in the “BA Program in the Archaeology, History, and Literature of Ancient Greece”, who completed their first academic year successfully regardless of the challenges due to the pandemic. 

The event took place at the Athens University History Museum, known as the...

The Odyssey frieze in the building of the School of Philosophy of the NKUA

THE ODYSSEY FRIEZE IN THE BUILDING OF THE SCHOOL OF PHILOSOPHY OF THE NKUA

The piece of art offered by the painter George Kordis to the School of Philosophy of the National and Kapodistrian University of Athens was received with great joy by the Dean of the School.

Specifically, it is an extensive (180 sq.m.) frieze, depicting selected scenes from the rhapsodies a and b of the Odyssey, which adorns an extended area...

"NIKI" at the entrance of the Library of the School of Philosophy of the NKUA

"NIKI" AT THE ENTRANCE OF THE LIBRARY OF THE SCHOOL OF PHILOSOPHY OF THE NKUA

On Monday, the 8th of March 2021, the bronze sculpture ‘NIKI’, created by the artist Nektarios Kontovrakis from Aegina, was placed in the courtyard of the Library of the School of Philosophy of the National and Kapodistrian University of Athens. The artist Nectarios Kontovrakis is a painter and sculptor, a student and follower of the earlier...