METROPOLITAN COLLEGE S.A
Metropolitan College, founded in 1982, is one of the first private colleges and the biggest College in Greece, with the widest range of fields of study. It is also the largest UK Transnational Education (TNE) provider in Greece and it is recognized among students as the leading choice of high quality tertiary education. With more than 37 years of experience in Greek education, Metropolitan College collaborates with well-established educational institutions in the UK in order to offer academic programmes that lead to contemporary technical and scientific knowledge and respond to the current demands of the national and international employment market. The College has heavily invested in providing its students with state-of-the-art facilities and has campuses in Maroussi (northern suburb of Athens), downtown Athens, Piraeus and Thessaloniki. With 5 distinguished collaborating British Universities, 10 Faculties, 58 academic programmes (bachelors and masters) and 4 campuses of 21.700 square meters, Metropolitan College is indisputably the leading British higher education provider in Greece. The Faculties cover a wide range of scientific fields and offer contemporary degree subjects and specializations highly demanded in the job market.
Metropolitan College focuses on the intellectual and academic development of its students and its main priority is the continuous development of critical thinking, academic progress and academic research spirit for each one of them. The College's academic structure and on-going development of academic staff, along with its infrastructure, the fully-equipped libraries and the technological support of the educational procedures ensure excellence in the quality of the educational services offered. The mission of Metropolitan College is to provide transformational education to its students intended to instill in them strong academic skills and discipline, build professional character and create life-long intellectual passion. In support of this mission, the College promotes a set of core values within its academic community, which include excellence, quality, integrity, partnership, innovation and respect.
Among its other activities, Metropolitan College is the largest and most prestigious educational organization in the field of Tourism and Hospitality higher education studies in Greece. It is worth mentioning that Metropolitan College has received the award of "Best Hotel Education Provider’’ in Greek Hospitality Awards 2016, 2017, 2018 and 2019. This exceptional distinction – for 4 consecutive years – highlights the high level of tourism studies at Metropolitan College and the wide network of cooperating companies in Hospitality and Tourism sector. In addition, the Faculty of Tourism is a member of the Greek Tourism Confederation (SETE).
Mr. Dimitrios Diamantis
Mr. George Daskalakis