Department of Greek Language


The Greek Language Department, since 1998 has its own department at the Department of “Slavic and Balkan Languages” at the Faculty of Foreign Languages ​​of UT. Today, in the 20th year of its life, this branch counts about 200 students in the first and second cycle of studies.

Our students are of a high standard thanks to the qualified work of the academic staff of the branch. As part of the professional staff are 2 lecturers with the scientific title “Associate Professor”, three lecturers are with the scientific degree “Doctor”. The Greek Language Department, in addition to the Bachelor, in the 2-year study cycle (Master) offers two directions: Scientific Master in “Translation and Interpretation”, Scientific Master in “Intercultural Tourism Communication”. Meanwhile, this year, for the first time, another very important direction has been opened, “Master of Science in Teacher for Secondary and Higher Education”, which, appreciating the interest and requests of the students of this faculty, has immediately received the importance that meets quickly providing a new generation of Greek language teachers as a foreign language.

The Greek Language Department works to achieve the objectives and goals in both the academic career plan and the quality teaching plan according to the new European standards. The achievement of these goals and objectives is strongly supported in the multiple cooperation with several Greek Universities such as: University of Ioannina, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki with various scientific projects, with various Greek associations and foundations such as the case of the Alexandros Onassis Foundation based in Athens, with the Greek Embassy in Tirana, as well as with the Arsakeio school, for internships for second cycle students. Thanks to these collaborations, several international conferences have been held on literary, linguistic, cultural and translation topics, as well as cultural activities with students. This work was conducted in parallel and with exchanges of academic staff from both sides in the field of teaching, as well as training of lecturers. Summer courses have also been held for students of the Greek Language Department at the University of Ioannina and Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, as well as student exchanges under the Erasmus + program.

First Cycle of Bachelor Studies

Departament’s contacts

Department of Greek Language

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Bachelor in Greek Language

Bachelor in Greek with profile "Greek Language, Literature and Civilization"

Bachelor in Greek with profile "Translation and Interpretation"

Second Cycle of Master of Science Studies

Master of Science in "Greek Language Teacher for Higher Secondary Education"

Master of Science in "Language and Intercultural and Tourism Communication"

Master of Science in "Technical Translation - Literary and Interpretation"