Universities in Athens, USA
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Athens
10 out of 14
  • Universities in Athens
  • Ranked in at least one ranking
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  • Different Rankings list
  • Universities in Athens
  • (18 institution and 7 subject rankings)
5
  • Global Rankings rank
  • Universities in Athens
  • Among TOP 200

For business studies see our separate ranking of business schools in Athens, USA

Latest ranking updates related to universities in Athens
  • 15 Dec, 2021: URAP World Ranking - University Ranking by Academic Performance updated with National and Kapodistrian University of Athens ranked highest among 3 listed universities in Athens.
  • 25 Oct, 2021: Latest US News: Best Global Universities from Us News. 3 universities from Athens appear in this ranking.
  • 20 Oct, 2021: Publication of NTU Performance Ranking of Scientific Papers. University of Athens ranked #220.
  • 20 Oct, 2021: NTU Europe updated with University of Athens in position 78.

Highest subject rankings of universities in Athens

Civil Engineering
#4 
National Technical University of Athens
Dentistry
#51 
National and Kapodistrian University of Athens
Classics & Ancient History
#51 
National and Kapodistrian University of Athens
Physics
#101 
National and Kapodistrian University of Athens
Law
#101 
Ohio University
English
#108 
Ohio University
Education
#125 
Ohio University
Computer Science & Information Systems
#143 
National Technical University of Athens
Agricultural Sciences
#182 
Agricultural University of Athens
Mathematics
#201 
National Technical University of Athens

Rankings of universities in Athens, USA 2022

#1

Ohio University

Student satisfaction: 4.5 / 5.0 (711 reviews)
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  • #442 
  • #401 
Wall Street Journal/Times Higher Education US College Rankings
[Published 14 September, 2021]
  • #144 
  • #601 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 02 September, 2021]
  • #172 
  • #1001 
QS World University Rankings
[Published 08 June, 2021]


  • #9 
  • #801 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 02 September, 2021]
  • #1 
  • #421 
QS World University Rankings
[Published 08 June, 2021]
  • #3 
  • #411 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]


#3

National and Kapodistrian University of Athens

Student satisfaction: 4.6 / 5.0 (55 reviews)
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  • #3 
  • #401 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 02 September, 2021]
  • #3 
  • #651 
QS World University Rankings
[Published 08 June, 2021]
  • #1 
  • #260 
US News: Best Global Universities
[Published 25 October, 2021]



#4

Harokopio University

Student satisfaction: 4.7 / 5.0 (117 reviews)
  • #1 
  • #351 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 02 September, 2021]
  • #12 
  • #544 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]
  • #12 
  • #3302 
Nature Index - Top Academic Institutions
[Published 10 June, 2021]


#5

Agricultural University of Athens

Student satisfaction: 4.6 / 5.0 (218 reviews)
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  • #10 
  • #541 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]
  • #9 
  • #2200 
Nature Index - Top Academic Institutions
[Published 10 June, 2021]
  • #11 
  • #1662 
CWUR Center for World University Rankings
[Published 26 April, 2021]


#6

University of Athens

Student satisfaction: 4.4 / 5.0 (422 reviews)
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  • #1 
  • #242 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]
  • #1 
  • #220 
NTU Performance Ranking of Scientific Papers
[Published 20 October, 2021]
  • #1 
  • #78 
NTU Europe
[Published 20 October, 2021]


  • #13 
  • #3471 
Nature Index - Top Academic Institutions
[Published 10 June, 2021]
  • #19 
  • #2203 
Webometrics Ranking Web of Universities
[Published 01 January, 2021]
  • #5 
  • #601 
THE World University Impact Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 21 April, 2021]

  • #21 
  • #2433 
Webometrics Ranking Web of Universities
[Published 01 January, 2021]

  • #22 
  • #2816 
Webometrics Ranking Web of Universities
[Published 01 January, 2021]

#10

Athens School of Fine Arts

Student satisfaction: 4.7 / 5.0 (22 reviews)
  • #27 
  • #9488 
Webometrics Ranking Web of Universities
[Published 01 January, 2021]

#11

Academy of Athens

Student satisfaction: 4.6 / 5.0 (218 reviews)

#12

Hellenic American University

Student satisfaction: 4.4 / 5.0 (312 reviews)

#13

Technological Education Institute of Athens

Student satisfaction: 4.4 / 5.0 (252 reviews)

#14

Voinovich School of Leadership and Public Affairs, Ohio University

Student satisfaction: 4.1 / 5.0 (27 reviews)

Athens Key Facts for International Students

Population: 665000

Elevation: 70 m. above sea level

Time: GMT +2

District/province: Attica,

Living costs for students in Athens:

* 100 = prices in London

  • Living costs without accommodation 70* (30% cheaper than London)
  • All costs including accommodation 60* (40% cheaper than London)
  • Meals (grocery & lower cost restaurants) 60* (40% cheaper than London)
  • Average Big Mac price 4.34 €
  • Plug Type C
    • Residential voltage: 230 V
    • Frequency: 50 Hz
  • Plug Type F
    • Residential voltage: 230 V
    • Frequency: 50 Hz

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Ohio University ranks #1 in Athens in our meta ranking composed of 102 university rankings.

Among all universities in Athens Ohio University is listed in the largest number of rankings. See all 31 rankings where Ohio University is listed.

National Technical University of Athens is ranked best in Athens for Engineering (Civil Engineering). See all rankings for the National Technical University of Athens.

National and Kapodistrian University of Athens is ranked best in Athens for Medicine & Health (Dentistry). See all rankings for the National and Kapodistrian University of Athens.

National and Kapodistrian University of Athens is ranked best in Athens for Social Studies & Humanities (Classics & Ancient History). See all rankings for the National and Kapodistrian University of Athens.

National and Kapodistrian University of Athens is ranked best in Athens for Natural Sciences (Physics). See all rankings for the National and Kapodistrian University of Athens.

Ohio University is ranked best in Athens for Law (Law). See all rankings for the Ohio University.

Ohio University is ranked best in Athens for Languages & Literature (English). See all rankings for the Ohio University.

Ohio University is ranked best in Athens for Education (Education). See all rankings for the Ohio University.

National Technical University of Athens is ranked best in Athens for Computer Science (Computer Science & Information Systems). See all rankings for the National Technical University of Athens.

Agricultural University of Athens is ranked best in Athens for Agriculture (Agricultural Sciences). See all rankings for the Agricultural University of Athens.

National Technical University of Athens is ranked best in Athens for Mathematics (Mathematics). See all rankings for the National Technical University of Athens.

Ohio University is ranked best in Athens for Journalism & Media Studies (Communication & Media Studies). See all rankings for the Ohio University.

National and Kapodistrian University of Athens is ranked best in Athens for Arts Visual & Performing (Arts and Humanities). See all rankings for the National and Kapodistrian University of Athens.

Ranking publishers

British Quacquarelli Symonds, UK

Criteria used in ranking -QS World University Rankings:
Academic Reputation 40%
Employer Reputation 10%
Faculty/Student Ratio 20%
Citations per faculty 20%
International Faculty Ratio 5%
International Student Ratio 5%

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Criteria used in ranking -QS Employability Rankings:
Employer reputation 30%
Alumni outcomes 25%
Partnerships with Employers per Faculty 25%
Employer/Student Connections 10%
Graduate employment rate 10%

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CWUR Center for World University Rankings

Criteria used in ranking -CWUR Center for World University Rankings:
Research Performance 40%
Quality of Education 25%
Alumni Employment 25%
Quality of Faculty 10%

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Centre for Science and Technology Studies, Leiden University, Netherlands

Criteria used in ranking -CWTS Leiden Ranking:
Academic research publication

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Forbes

Criteria used in ranking -America's Best Value Colleges 2019:
Rank on Forbes 2018 Top Colleges ranking 20%
Student debt 20%
Alumni earnings 20%
Net price 20%
Graduation rate 10%
Pell Grant recipients 10%

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Kiplinger

Criteria used in ranking -Kiplinger's Best College Values:
Quality Criteria 55%
Cost Criteria 45%

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MONEY

Criteria used in ranking -MONEY Best Colleges:
Quality of education 33.33%
Affordability 33.33%
Outcomes 33.33%

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NTU ranking

Criteria used in ranking -NTU Performance Ranking of Scientific Papers:
Research excellence 40%
Research impact 35%
Research productivity 25%

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Criteria used in ranking -NTU North America:
Research productivity 25%
Research impact 35%
Research Excellence 40%

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Criteria used in ranking -NTU Europe:
Scientific Efficiency 23%
Scientific Potential 15%
Graduates on the labour market 15%
Internationalisation 15%
Prestige 14%
Learning Conditions 10%

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Nature Index

Criteria used in ranking -Nature Index - Top Academic Institutions:
Article count (AC)
Fractional count (FC)
Weighted fractional count (WFC)

Payscale

Criteria used in ranking -Payscale College Salary Report - Best Universities (Bachelors only):
Ranking is based on ROI

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Criteria used in ranking -Payscale College Salary Report - Best Universities (Bachelors only):
Ranking is based on ROI

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Scimago Institutions

Criteria used in ranking -Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities:
Research 50%
Innovation 30%
Societal 20%

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ShanghaiRanking Consultancy

Criteria used in ranking -ARWU Academic Ranking of World Universities - ShanghaiRanking:
Alumni winning research prizes 10%
Staff winning research prizes 20%
Research paper publications 20%
Papers published in Nature and Science 20%
Papers indexed in Science Citation Index-Expanded and Social Science Citation Index 20%
Per capita academic performance 10%

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StuDocu

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THE Times Higher Education, UK

Criteria used in ranking -THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education:
Teaching 30%
Research (volume, income and reputation) 30%
Citations 30%
International outlook (staff, students, research) 7.5%
Industry income (knowledge transfer) 2.5%

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Criteria used in ranking -THE Emerging Economies University Ranking - Times Higher Education:
Teaching 30%
Research (volume, income and reputation) 30%
Citations 20%
International outlook (staff, students, research) 10%
Industry income (knowledge transfer) 10%

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Urap

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Us News

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Wallstreet Journal USA & THE Times Higher Education, UK

Criteria used in ranking -Wall Street Journal/Times Higher Education US College Rankings:
Outcomes 40% (employability)
Resources 30%
Engagement 20% (teaching)
Environment 10% (diversity)

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Washington Monthly

Criteria used in ranking -Washington Monthly - National Universities:
Social Mobility 33.33%
Research 33.33%
Community and National Service 33.33%

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Webometrics

Criteria used in ranking -Webometrics Ranking Web of Universities:
Visibility 50%
Excellence 35%
Transparency 10%
Presence 5%

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