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Athens University of Economics and Business (AUEB)

Ikonomiko Panepistimio Athinon, Patission Street 76, 104 34 Athens, Greece
3.75 / 5 based on 156 reviews.
Description:
The Athens University of Economics and Business was founded in 1920 under the name of Athens School of Economics and Business with the objective of providing University level education in Economics and Business. In 1989 the School took its present name and was evolved into the following Departments: International and European Economic Studies, Economics, Business Administration, Management Science and Marketing, Applied Informatics and Statistics. Read more


Programmes
Accreditations
88% of students recommend
156 reviews
Housing
3.5/5
All experiences (156)
Student life
4.4/5
5 stars (24)
Academic
3.8/5
4 stars (72)
Languages
4.1/5
3 stars (48)
Expenses
3.1/5
2 stars (12)
Overall
4.2/5
1 star (0)
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156 reviews of Athens University of Economics and Business

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HOUSING    
by Maarten, Rijksuniversiteit Groningen, Groningen, Netherlands
Economics, Erasmus
Personal assessment
Cost
KEY:
Couldn't have asked for more.
Pretty good.
Could've been better, but didn't lessen the overall experience.
Disappointing.
Facilities
Location
Cleanliness
Space
Type of housing: Apartment/House
Arranged by: Host university
If returning, I would choose: Apartment/House
Why? It's great to live with different nationalities in one home.
Personal comments:
Thanx Erasmus for arranging the rooming.
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STUDENT LIFE    
by Goets, Universiteit Antwerpen (UFSIA campus), Antwerp, Belgium
and statistics, Erasmus
Personal social experience
Activities
KEY:
Amazing! Hardly had time to study.
Plenty to do when I had the time.
So-so.
Did not get involved.
Nightlife
Travel
Overall
Describe host city: Students equally interact with the local and student community
Activities, Nightlife, Travel: Takes place both within and outside of the university/student environment
Personal comments:
Preparties at: Iannis' appartment, Slovenians appartment, Anna's & Tinmars appartment.Plenty of places to go to in the city...however, all are quite expensive. Go to Plaka, Kifissia, Bournazi
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ACADEMIC    
by Maarten, Rijksuniversiteit Groningen, Groningen, Netherlands
Economics, Erasmus
My academic experiences
Quality of courses
KEY:
Fantastic.
Pretty good.
Could've been a bit better.
Disappointing.
Variety of courses
Availability/access to resources
Interaction with teachers
Interaction with other international students
Interaction with local students
Course recommendations:
Can't complain



My opinion of the university assessment
Exams at end of course
KEY:
Liked it.
It was alright.
A bit annoying.
Didn't like it.
Exams throughout the course
Essays and/or projects at the end of course.
Essays and/or projects throughout the course
Overall
Personal comments:
none

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by Sisile, ESC Montpellier, Montpellier, France
European Studies, Erasmus
Language difficulties
Social
KEY:
No problems.
I coped pretty well.
Sometimes it was difficult.
It was a constant struggle.
Educational
Administrative / Institutional
Overall
Language of instruction: English
Local language was: Different than language of instruction.
Was learning English a key decision factor?
Yes, I wanted to improve my English
Was learning the local language a key decision factor?
Yes, I wanted to improve my knowledge
How much did you improve your English?
My level before: At ease in most situations
My level after: No problems in any areas (including slang)
How much did you improve your local language?
My level before: Did not speak it
My level after: At ease in most situations
Personal comments:
Don't forget to apply to the modern greek lessons cause it's very important for the social life, to read at least what's written in the metro and to communicate with basis while lost on an island or whatever !
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EXPENSES    
by Ursula, Wirtschaftsuniversität Wien, Vienna, Austria
Business Studies, Erasmus
The accessibility of student needs
Second-hand text books
KEY:
Very easy.
Minimal effort.
Accessible but required effort.
Almost impossible.
Second-hand household items
Computers / Internet
Administrative
Money from home
Main source of funding:
Family
Other sources of funding:
Personal savings
Government assistance
An ERASMUS grant
Work opportunities:
I didn't want/need to work
Personal spending habits:
food, housing, nightlife was more expensive than at home. Travelling is pretty cheap in Greece, so I travelled a lot and therefore spent more money on travelling than at home.
Food, Travel, Nightlife, Overall, Housing: was more expensive than at home.
Telephone: was the same price as at home.
Personal comments:
taxi and public transportation system is very cheap!
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OVERALL    
by Wolfgang, Wirtschaftsuniversität Wien, Vienna, Austria
Business Studies, Erasmus
Important to choosing this university...
Academic reasons
KEY:
Very Important.
Important.
Not really important.
Unimportant.
Culture
Costs
Activities
Campus life
Party / people
Weather / Location
I wish I had known...
about the strikes all over athens (greece)
In my opinion:
Most people loved it.



During my experience abroad, I ...
Became familiar with another culture
KEY:
Happened all the time.
Happened quite a lot.
Happened a bit.
Didn't happen.
Traveled
Improved language skills
Met people from other countries
Became more independent
Partied a lot
Experienced a change in life
Advanced my studies/career
Personal recommendation:
Take it easy, try to do the administrative stuff as early as possible (just in case there is a strike the day/week you have to leave)



FINAL COMMENTS

Travel tips: all the islands are perfect locations for trips, the main land is not too interesting but has good spots to visit as well,
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