The mission of Universities in Greece is ‘to generate and transmit knowledge through research and teaching, to prepare students for its application on a professional level and to cultivate the arts and culture’ (Ν.4009/2011, s.4).
The University of Crete strives for excellence in teaching, research and community partnerships and aims to
- provide a secure and open teaching and learning environment for our students,
- take a leading role in research and the resulting innovations,
- promote the cultural, social and economic development of the region and
- develop and strengthen collaborations with other academic institutions within Greece, Europe and worldwide.
Last update 02/10/2012