The International Hellenic University (IHU) was established by Law No. 3391 in October 2005 and is based in Thessaloniki, Greece. The IHU is Greece’s first state university, where programmes are taught exclusively in English.
Our philosophy is based upon the following three concepts:
- Academic excellence
- Practical relevance
- International Outlook
With backing from the Greek State and the regional business community, the IHU aims to develop as one of Europe’s leading research and academic institutions.
It already attracts a strong international academic faculty and outstanding students from Southeast and other European and Black Sea countries.
As a state University, all degrees awarded are accredited by the Government and are recognized in the European Union and internationally.
The IHU currently offers sought-after postgraduate degrees in three Schools:
The School of Economics & Business Administration offers six postgraduate programmes:
- Executive MBA (EMBA)
- MSc in Management
- MSc in Banking and Finance
MSc in Sustainable Development
- Sustainable strategies stream
- Sustainable tourism stream
MSc in Strategic Product Design
- Product development stream
- Operational design stream
- LL.M. in Transnational and European Commercial Law and Alternative Dispute Resolution
The School of Humanities offers two postgraduate programmes:
- MA in Black Sea Cultural Studies
- MA in Art, Law and Economy
The School of Science and Technology offers two postgraduate programmes:
MSc in Energy Systems
- Energy Management stream
- Renewable Energy stream
- MSc in Information and Communication Technology (ICT) Systems
- MSc in Energy Systems
The International Hellenic University has a strong faculty comprised of academics dedicated to research and teaching excellence. They work closely with an impressive visiting faculty of internationally distinguished academics. The programmes have been developed by experts with experience in developing courses of studies both in Greek universities and in top international universities and postgraduate programmes.
The multicultural environment of the International Hellenic University is a guarantee for exchange of ideas and cooperation among students with different cultural backgrounds.
Do not miss the chance for quality studies in a university funded by the European Union that operates according to the highest academic standards.