Democritus University of Thrace, Komotini, Greece



Komotini - the capital of the periphery of Eastern Macedonia and Thrace - is the administrative, commercial, economic, cultural and transport center, which is located on the railway Thessaloniki - Alexandroupolis.

The city is located in the north-east of Greece. Its population exceeds 50,000, not counting 16,000 students living in the city during their studies at Thracian University.

Komotini is a multicultural city in which, despite its small size, a large number of representatives of various nationalities live. It is located on the Thracian plain at the foot of the Rhodope mountain range. By the way, just 30 kilometers from the sea from Komotini.

Here is the main building of the University of Thrace.

The university was created in July 1973 and began to function in the 1974-1975 academic year. It is named after the ancient Greek philosopher Democritus, who was originally from the city of Abdera in Thrace. During its work, the university has achieved a high level of education, the demand for its graduates in the world market and secured a place among the best Greek universities. The university graduates the best specialists in one of the most sought-after areas in Greece - lawyers.

The University currently has twenty faculties in four cities - nine in Komotini, five in Xanthi, four in Alexandroupoli and two in Orestiada.

On the territory of Universities, in addition to the main buildings of the faculties, there are many departments in various fields of study, sports centers, a law school, libraries, cozy student restaurants in the open air, hostels, a department of medical assistance, and a student support office. A regular bus is also available for students. The main buildings of universities are constantly being updated and restored, large cozy halls for relaxation and study with free Wi-Fi Internet set up students to study in a comfortable environment, and an attentive teaching staff will always be happy to help and answer all your questions. Often, practical classes with students are conducted not only by university professors, but also by teachers who also conduct research in these areas.

The University regularly holds conferences and congresses of scientists from all over Europe and the world, which allows students to receive first-hand information and deepen their knowledge.