“Study in Greece" (SiG) is the official portal of Greece (or Hellas), having as its core mission:
- the promotion and support of educational opportunities and activities in Greece for international students,
- the provision of information for studying and living in Greece
- the development, support and implementation of educational programs and activities, acting as a cultural and educational bridge between Greece and other countries.
The SiG team consists of people from the academic area, mainly faculty members and university students, both postgraduates and PhDs.
Study in Greece is under the auspices of the Ministries of Foreign Affairs (http://www.mfa.gr), of Tourism (http://www.mintour.gov.gr/en/) and Education, Research and Religious Affairs (http://www.minedu.gov.gr) and is the official source of information for studies in Greece. These Ministries, as well as the Greek Embassies and Diplomatic Authorities of Greece abroad, host a link to the Study in Greece portal on the homepage of their web sites.
The action is highly appreciated by the academic community, with which has established a fruitful collaboration. It has also received a number of awards and has participated in publicity actions, including presentations at the Diplomatic Academy of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and the Ministry of Education, as well as TV, radio and newspapers references and presentations. It has a significant presence in social media, with a fast growing number of visitors. A growing network of domestic and international representatives is also being developed. Study in Greece, in collaboration with the Ministry of Education, has developed the web portal http://masters.minedu.gov.gr/, the official platform that provides information of the postgraduate programs of the Greek Universities.