International Hellenic University - Kavala Campus (Erasmus identification code: G THESSAL 14) welcomes all foreign students who wish to participate to Erasmus+ Programme by fulfilling a part of their studies and/or a traineeship in IHU Kavala University Campus, Greece.

Please note that Erasmus+ courses in IHU Kavala University Campus are offered only in spring semester.

Applications deadline for spring semester 2024: 30th November, 2023.

Recommended arrival date for Erasmus+ students is around the middle of February and the welcome day event takes place on the last week of February. Established holidays are the Greek-Orthodox Easter (15 days around April) and July - August in summer.


The necessary documents for your application are:

Application form (filled in and signed)

  • Learning agreement
  • Transcript of records
  • Student card or ID card and insurance

Feel free to contact us for details of any other inquiry that you may have.

Acquaintance and Announcement page of Erasmus+ students in Kavala. Please join us in Facebook.


If you wish to stay in a double room (two beds) at IHU - Kavala Campus students' dormitory premises, please fill in the following document and send it via e-mail to (Mrs. Konstantina).

Dormitory application form (filled in and signed)

On the other hand, you can look for an apartment in the city of Kavala, about 15 minutes away from the Campus by public transport. For an indicative listing of properties to rent you can check this link.

Cost of living

About €400 - €500 per month, including accommodation in Campus rooms. If students want to stay in the city, we help them find an apartment, but this is more costly because of the rental prices and transfers to the University.

International Hellenic University - Kavala Campus staff and Department Coordinators

Mr. Nikos Kiourtis, International Office Coordinator, +30 2510462290.

Mrs. Fei Georgiadou, Erasmus+ staff,, +30 2510462221.

Mrs. Anna Madytianou, Erasmus+ staff,, +30 2510462308.

School of Sciences (Kavala)

Assis. Prof. Konstantinos G. Karakoulidis, Dpt of Physics |

Prof. Helen Apostolidou, Dpt of Chemistry |

Assis. Prof. Eleftherios Moussiades, Dpt of Computer Science |

School of Economics and Business Administration (Kavala)

Prof. Dimitrios Maditinos, Dpt of Management Science and Technology |

Prof. Athanasios Mandilas, Dpt of Accounting and Finance |

School of Geosciences (Branch of Drama)

Prof. Antonios Papadopoulos, Dpt Forestry and Natural Environment |

Prof. Ioannis Gounaris, Dpt of Agricultural Biotechnology and Oenology |

Courses offered

Below you can see all courses offered to Erasmus+ students. Courses are taught in English, unless stated otherwise.

School of Sciences

Department of Chemistry

  Course Tutor e-mail
1 Practical Training G. Kyzas
2 Renewable Energy Sources (in French) E. Apostolidou
3 Nanochemistry and Nanomaterials G. Kyzas
4 Chemical Process Safety M. Chalaris
5 Lab courses in Chemical Technology G. Kyzas
6 Green Chemistry E. Apostolidou
7 Research Seminar Project G. Kyzas

Department of Physics

  Course Tutor e-mail
1 Practical Training I. Fantidis
2 Algorithms and Programming M. Maragakis
3 Bioengineering N. Vordos
4 Calculus I M. Maragakis
5 Electromagnetism II Dr. K. Karakoulidis
6 Nuclear Technology Dr. Jacob G. Fantidis
7 Research Methodology N. Vordos
8 Statistical Physics M. Maragakis

School of Economics and Business Administration

Department of Management Science and Technology

  Course Tutor e-mail
1 Financial Management K. Kosmidis
2 Financial Modelling D. Maditinos
3 Intercultural Communication D. Maditinos
4 Total Quality Management E. Dimitriadis
5 IT & Security V. Mardiris
L. Fragidis
6 Human Resource Management G. Theriou
7 Marketing I. Mylona
8 Management Information Systems D. Maditinos
9 ERP Systems - SAP D. Maditinos
10 Global Teaching - Business Issues and Entrepreneurship D. Maditinos

Department of Accounting and Finance

  Course Tutor e-mail
1 Corporate Governance and Internal Audit C. Grose
2 e-Business and Web Design S. Valsamidis
3 Financial Accounting D. Kourtidis
4 Business Process Management P. Delias
5 Management Information Systems S. Valsamidis
6 ERP Systems - SAP S. Valsamidis


University Grade System of Greece
(0.0 – 10.00)
(0.0 - 4.0 or 5.0)
(0% - 100%)
Excellent (8.50 - 10.00) A A, A+ First-Class Honours* (First or 1st) (70% - 100%)
Very Good (6.50 - 8.50) B B, B+, A- Upper Second-Class Honours (2:1) (60% - 69%)
Good (5.00 - 6.49) C C, C+, B- Lower Second-Class Honours (2:2) (50% - 59%)
Fail (0.0 - 4.9) - - -

Access to Kavala University Campus

  • By airplane to Athens (ATH), Thessaloniki (SKG), Kavala (KVA) or Alexandroupoli (AXD) airport and then by other means of transport (train or bus) to your final destination (Kavala, Drama or Didymoteicho). There is also flight correspondence from Athens (ATH) to Thessaloniki (SKG), Kavala (KVA) and Alexandroupoli (AXD).
    Αfter you have landed in Thessaloniki, you have to take the bus route #78 to the Central Bus Station Macedonia. From there you have to take the bus to Kavala, there is οne bus running approximately every hour. Please prefer the Express one, because it's faster. For one night you can stay at a hotel in the city (45-50 Euros), close to the Bus Station of Kavala (you can go there on foot). Next morning, take the city bus #4 (bus stop near the hotel) to come to the University (in Greek language Panepistimio). You get off at the bus stop "Library" (in Greek language Vivliothiki, the last bus stop on the top of the hill) and then ask about the Erasmus Office, which is located at the ground floor of the library building.
  • By bus from Athens or Thessaloniki to all cities of IHU facilities (Kavala, Drama or Didymoteicho).