University of Macedonia

country rank  11
world rank  1838

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University Overview

Founded in 1957, University of Macedonia is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the urban setting of the large city of Thessaloniki (population range of 1,000,000-5,000,000 inhabitants), Central Macedonia. This institution has also branch campuses in the following location(s): Edesa, Naousa. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Ministry of Education, Research and Religious Affairs, Greece, University of Macedonia (UoM) is a medium-sized (uniRank enrollment range: 9,000-9,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. University of Macedonia (UoM) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as pre-bachelor degrees (i.e. certificates, diplomas, associate or foundation degrees), bachelor degrees, master degrees, doctorate degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 61 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades. The admission rate range is 60-70% making this Greek higher education organization a somewhat selective institution. International students are welcome to apply for enrollment.

University Identity

Name Πανεπιστήμιο Μακεδονίας
Acronym UoM
Founded 1957
Motto University of Economic and Social Studies
Colours Blue and white

University Location

Address 156, Egnatia Str.
Thessaloniki (population range: 1,000,000-5,000,000)
54006 Central Macedonia
T +30 (2310) 891245
F +30 (2310) 844536
Other locations Edesa, Naousa

Degree Levels & Study Areas

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Yearly Tuition Range

uniRank Tuition Range Matrix
Local student 0-1,000 US$
(0-750 Euro)
5,000-7,500 US$
(3,700-5,500 Euro)
Int'l student 0-1,000 US$
(0-750 Euro)
5,000-7,500 US$
(3,700-5,500 Euro)

University Admissions

Gender Admission Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Admission Selection Yes, based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate Admission Rate 60-70%
Admission Office 156, Egnatia Str.
Thessaloniki 54006
+30 (2310) 891245
(2310) 891295

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment Total Enrolment Range 9,000-9,999
Academic Staff Total Faculty Range 500-599
Control Type Control Type Public
Entity Type Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library University Library Yes Go to University of Macedonia's Library
Housing University Housing and Accommodation Yes
Sport Facilities University Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids University Financial Aids Yes
Study Abroad Study Abroad and International Exchange Programs Yes
Distance Learning Distance Learning and Online Courses Yes


Institutional Accreditation or Recognition
Ministry of Education, Research and Religious Affairs, Greece

Year of first Accreditation


  • European University Association (EUA)

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Site last updated: Saturday, 10 March 2018