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Agricultural University of Athens

History

University & Society

 The Agricultural University of Athens (AUA) is the third oldest university in Greece.It was established by law in 1920 (Law 1844/1920) as an Independent Higher Education Institute with university status under the name of the Highest Agricultural School of Athens (H.A.S.A.).In 1989, the H.A.S.A. was renamed the Agricultural University of Athens and organized into seven independent academic departments (Presidential Decree 377/1989) and although its Greek title was modified in 1995 (Presidential Decree 226/1995), the English one (AUA) remained unchanged.

Scientific profile

Disciplines & Departments

Agricultural University of Athens comprises six Schools :

  • School of Plant Sciences
  • School of Animal Biosciences
  • School of Environment and Agricultural Engineering
  • School of Food and Nutritional Sciences
  • School of Applied Biology and Biotechnology
  • School of Applied Economics and Social Sciences

Established

1920

Location

Votanikos, Athens

Rector

Professor Spyridon Kintzios

Vice Rectors

Professor, Department of Natural Resources Management and Agricultural Engineering, School of Environment and Agricultural Engineering
Nicholas Dercas,
Associate Professor, Department of Crop Science, School of Agricultural Production, Infrastructure and Environment
Iordanis Chatzipavlidis,
Professor, Department of Agricultural Economics & Rural, Development, School of Food, Biotechnology and Development
Stavros Zografakis

Website

Map

International Profile

Internationalization strategy

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Collaborations with foreign Institutions

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International Distinctions

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Schools

Department Of Crop Science

Established: since 1989
Location: Iera Odos 75, Votanikos Athens
Website:
 efp.aua.gr
Telephone: +30 210 5294524

Department Of Forestry And Natural Environment Management

Established: since 2019
Location: Dimokratias 3, Karpenisi
Website:
 karp.aua.gr
Telephone: +30 22370-23282, +30 22370-25063

Department Of Animal Science

Location: Iera Odos 75, Votanikos Athens
Website: 
zp.aua.gr
Telephone: +30 210 529 4414, +30 210 529 4426

Department Of Hydrobiology and Aquaculture

Established: since 2020

Department Of Natural Resources Development & Agricultural Engineering

Location: Iera Odos 75, Votanikos Athens
Website: afp.aua.gr
Telephone: +30 210 529 4122

Department Of Food Science And Human Nutrition

Established: since 2013
Location: Agiou Orous 84, Athens
Website: 
fst.aua.gr
Telephone: +30 210 529 4664

Department Of Dietetics And Quality Of Life

Established: 2020-2021

Department Of Biotechnology

Established: since 1989
Location: Iera Odos 75, Votanikos Athens
Website: 
gbt.aua.gr
Telephone: +30 210 529 4662, +30 210 529 4363

Department of Agricultural Economics and Development

School:School of Applied Economics and Social Sciences
Location: Iera Odos 75, Votanikos Athens
Website: 
www.aoa.aua.gr
Telephone: +30 210 529 4742

Department of Agribusiness and Supply Chain Management

Established: since 2019
Location: 1st km of Old national road of Thebes-Elefsina, Thebes
Website: 
agribusiness.aua.gr
Telephone: +30 22620 22569

Department of Regional and Economic Development

Established: since 2019
Location: Amfissa
Website: www2.aua.gr

Telephone: +30 22650 72268

Department of Culture and Agritourism

Established: 2020-2021

Department of Supply Systems Management

Established: since 2005
Location: 1st km of Old national road of Thebes-Elefsina, Thebes
Website: 
logistics.aua.gr
Telephone: +30 22620 22569

Department of Administration, Economy & Communication of Cultural & Tourist Units

Established: since 2019
Location: Amfissa
Website: 
doeptm.aua.gr
Telephone: +30 22650 72268

Postgraduate programs

Postgraduate programs that are taught in Greek

Department of Crop Science

Master of Landscape Architecture

Department of Forestry and Natural Environment Management

Innovative applications in Sustainable Agriculture, Plant Improvement and Agrometeorology

Department of Animal Science

Top Sectors and Innovative Applications in the Production and Preservation of Fruit and Vegetable and Floricultural Items

Department of Hydrobiology and Aquaculture

Integrated Plant Protection and Environmental Management Systems

Department of Food Science and Human Nutrition

Viticulture-Oenology and Alcoholic Beverages

Integrated Management of Milk and Dairy Products

Department of Agricultural Economics and Development

Entrepreneurship and Consulting in Rural Development

Department of Natural Resources Development & Agricultural Engineering

Natural Resources, Geoenvironment, Geoinformatics and Agricultural Engineering

Department of Dietetics and Quality of Life

Food Science and Technology

Modern Food Technology

Food, Nutrition and Health

Department of Biotechnology

Systems Biology

Media

News