New York College

Athens, Greece
New York College is a group of educational institutions offering high quality multicultural education through its academic collaboration with prestigious American and European Universities.
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About

New York College is a group of educational institutions offering high quality multicultural education through its academic collaboration with prestigious American and European Universities.

Our Vision

New York College was founded in 1989 and since then has been offering new opportunities in education and professional specialization, with integrity and a high sense of responsibility. By combining the local cultural heritage with the American and European educational paradigms, New York College educates future professionals who partake of a multicultural experience, obtain a cross-cultural experience and become attuned to a global spirit.

Paths and Partners

New York College offers Foundation, Bachelor's, Master's, MBA and PhD degrees as well as a number of professional training programs in a wide range of disciplines with its academic collaboration with distinguished universities of the United States and Europe: The STATE UNIVERSITY OF NEW YORK, Empire State, College (USA); the UNIVERSITY OF GREENWCH, (U.K.); the UNIVERSITY OF BOLTON (U.K.); LASALLE UNIVERSITY (USA); INSTITUT UNIVERSITAIRE KURT BOSCH (Switzerland); NATIONAL AMERICAN UNIVERSITY (USA); ECOLE SUPERIEURE DE GESTION (France); and EDEXCEL (UK).

The International Dimension of the New York College Group

In 1998 New York College established the UNIVERSITY OF NEW YORK IN PRAGUE (UNYP), in the Czech Republic, the first private higher education institution, recognized by the Czech Ministry of Education.

In 2001, NEW YORK COLLEGE in THESSALONIKI (NYCT)was established in the heart of the city, offering an extensive number of undergraduate and postgraduate programs in response to the educational needs of Northern Greece.

In 2002 New York College established the first private University in Tirana, Albania, the UNIVERSITY OF NEW YORK TIRANA, which having secured the recognition and accreditation of the Ministry of Education of Albania, it offers the full range of degree levels (Bachelor's, Master's, and PhD) in a variety of disciplines. Today, UNYT is considered to be the first choice not only for university education, but also for executive training in Albania.

In 2006 New York College launched the UNIVERSITY OF NEW YORK IN BELGRADE, Serbia which currently offers a range of postgraduate degrees for working professionals in the country.

The Group continues to develop through the establishment of new collaborations, the offering of new programs, and the continuous upgrading of our infrastructure. Stay in touch via our website, and find more about your college.

Our Multicultural Environment

New York College has taken justifiable pride in having established a multicultural environment. Faculty, administrative staff, and students from all over world work and study with us. At New York College we consider diversity a privilege, since it opens new horizons to knowledge, enriches cultural contacts, and most importantly, allows our students to interact in a culturally diverse milieu, so indispensable for the citizen of the global today.

Quality Education Programs

The New York College faculty and administrative personnel and graduates of the finest universities of the US and Europe. The New York College faculty members have work experience and credentials in business, industry, and academia and teaching qualifications, along with postgraduate degrees, Master's and PhDs from well-known American and European Universities.

We offer flexible study programs which address the needs of both non-working and working students and young executives, while at the same time we constantly enrich the options and the curricula to meet the needs of the local and international labor market.

NYC Distinctions and Accomplishments

The annual Alumni Book demonstrates that a number of NYC graduates hold executive positions with local and multinational companies and organizations, while others have been accepted on postgraduate courses by well known universities in the US and Europe. New York College graduates continue to be highly employable as a result of the prestige of their degree as well as the career support and mentoring they receive throughout their studies at New York College and beyond. In addition, many of our graduates have started up their own businesses in Greece and abroad.

PhD Programmes

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Many organisations offer scholarships or grants. Some of these might help you to study for a PhD at New York College!

Services

New York College, in keeping with its mission and academic objectives, provides you with the learning and information resources, necessary to succeed in meeting the academic requirements of your program of studies, as well as in developing your professional skills and personal qualities.

As a New York College student, you may benefit from a wide range of student support services tailored to your individual needs.

  • Electronic Facilities
  • Learning Resources
    • Campuses
    • Study Areas - Library
    • Computer Laboratories
  • Support Services
    • Academic Advising
    • Counselling
    • Clubs and Societies
    • Student Union
  • Career Services
  • English Language Support

Student Life

NYC's campuses are not closed enclaves; they are part of the city in which they reside. In Athens, we proudly assert that "The Old City is our Campus", while in Thessaloniki, our central location allows students easy access. The NYC campus buildings and environment are constantly developed and improved.

Athens

New York College Campus in Athens is situated in the heart of Athens. It is here where we say that "The Old City is our campus". The two buildings are located a few steps from Plaka, the Acropolis, the House of Parliament, Herod Atticus Theatre, the National Library, and opposite to the National Garden. All campuses are well served by the new Metro system as well as by city bus. The campus is comprised of two buildings.

Amalias 38 Avenue, Syntagma

Amalias Avenue Building Located at 38 Avenue, opposite the National Garden, the building is open daily and equipped with:

  • State-of-the-art classrooms and lecture halls
  • Computer labs
  • Business Center
  • Lecture Theatre
  • AV facilities
  • Video Conference Facility
  • The new Film and Television Studies department and studio
  • Student cafeteria and lounge

In addition, at this building students can enjoy the beautiful yard, and visit the following support services and offices:

  • President's Office
  • Admissions Office
  • Accounts Office
  • Dean's Office
  • Registrar's
  • SUNY/EMPIRE STATE COLLEGE OFFICE
  • Graduate Office
  • International Office
  • IT Office
  • Alumni Office
  • Student Affairs Office
  • Career Office
  • Athletics Department
  • Student Union
  • Photocopy Center

Thessalonikis 286 Street, Kallithea

Kallithea campus is located just a few steps from the city train station, is open daily and offers access to:
  • Library
  • Computer labs
  • Study facilities
  • Computer facilities
    Writing Center
  • Audio Visual Facilities
  • State-of-the-art classrooms and lecture halls

Thessaloniki

In September of 2001, NYC opened its doors to its newest campus the lively city of Thessaloniki. The Thessaloniki area is renowned for its hospitality and culture, while the campus is known for its lively and diverse student population.

Katsimidi 6 Street, Efklidis

The Thessaloniki Campus is situated at 6 Katsimidi Street, in the Efklidis area, near the heart of the city center. The newly renovated building is equipped with:

  • State-of-the-art classrooms and lecture halls
  • Computer lab
  • Library
  • AV facilities
  • Student cafeteria and lounge
Moreover, students can benefit from the following support services and offices, located at this building.
  • Admissions Office
  • Career Office
  • Student Affairs Office
  • Accounts Office
  • Records Office
  • Empire State College Office
  • ESL Office

Accreditation

NEW YORK COLLEGE ATHENS AND THESSALONIKI

New York College is licensed by the Greek Ministry of Education, Lifelong Learning and Religious Affairs, as a Center for Post-Lyceum Education in Athens and Thessaloniki as per the Government Gazette Decisions: 92775/IA / 27.7.2010 (GG 1302) and 92798/IA/27-7-2010 (GG 1320 B), respectively. The licence was renewed in 2013 (GG 2061/23-08-13).
Furthermore, the professional rights of graduates are ensured according to the Presidential Decree No. 38 of 25 May 2010, with the incorporation of the European Directive 36/2005. More information on the application for the recognition of professional rights can be found in the Greek Ministry of Education and Religious Affairs website: http://www.minedu.gov.gr/index.php?option=com_content&view=categories&id=589&Itemid=318

New York College has also been given the following accreditations:

  • Accredited and recognized by the British Accreditation Council, (BAC), as an institution of higher education.
  • Approved Center of EDEXCEL, UK.
  • NYC offers programs of study of the following partner Universities:
    • State University of New York, Empire State College. Information about the accreditation of SUNY Empire State College can be found at http://www.esc.edu/about-esc/
    • National American University: Accredited by the North Central Association of Colleges and Universities
    • University of Bolton: public university of the United Kingdom
    • University of Greenwich: public university of the United Kingdom.
    • Paris Graduate School of Management: Accredited by the International Association for Collegiate Business Education (IACBE).
    • Institut Uninversitaire Kurt Bosch: Recognized by the Swiss Government.

UNIVERSITY OF NEW YORK IN PRAGUE (UNYP)

  • Undergraduate majors (Business Administration, Communication and Mass Media, and International and European Economic Studies) are accredited by the Czech Ministry of Education, Youth and Sports (http://www.msmt.cz). Students who complete these programs may elect to sit State Exams and be awarded an accredited Czech bachelorís degree from the University of New York in Prague, in addition to the bachelorís degree from SUNY Empire State College. These majors are therefore double-degree programs.
  • Accredited and recognized by the British Accreditation Council, (BAC), as an institution of higher education.
  • UNYP offers programs of study of the following partner Universities:
    • State University of New York, Empire State College. Information about the accreditation of SUNY Empire State College can be found at http://www.esc.edu/about-esc/
    • LaSalle University: Accredited by the Middle States Association of Higher Education
    • University of Greenwich: public university in the U.K.
    • Institut Uninversitaire Kurt Bosch: Recognized by the Swiss Government

UNIVERSITY OF NEW YORK IN TIRANA (UNYT)

The University of New York, Tirana, was established in the Spring 2002, and received the license from the Albanian Government by the decree N. 397, August 15th 2002. This license was extended to new disciplines with the decree N. 518, August 20th, 2003, issued by the Ministry of Education of the Republic of Albania.

UNYT offers programs of study of the following partner Universities:

  • State University of New York, Empire State College. Information about the accreditation of SUNY Empire State College can be found at http://www.esc.edu/about-esc/
  • Institut Uninversitaire Kurt Bosch: Recognized by the Swiss Government.
  • University of Greeniwch: public university in the U.K.

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