The University of Western Macedonia


The University of Western Macedonia (U.o.W.M.) is a multi-campus University in Northwestern Greece. It was founded in 2003 in Kozani.

Faculties and departments

Faculty of Educational Sciences:

  • Department of Elementary Education (Florina)
  • Department of Nursery Education (Florina)

Faculty of Engineering:

  • Department of Mechanical Engineering (Kozani)
  • Department of Engineering Informatics and Telecommunications (Kozani)

Independant Departments:

  • Department of Balkan Studies (Florina),transferred to University of Macedonia,Thessaloniki, since September 2013
  • Department of Applied and Visual Arts (Florina)

U.o.W.M. is spreading the culture of innovation, encourages the creation of new products, highlighting the competitive advantages of the region, diffuses environmental awareness and promotes cultural wealth and local heritage. U.o.W.M. is continuously enhancing the quality of its human resources and has a major role in the development of R&D in the Region of Western Macedonia, but also at a national and international level supporting the creation of new knowledge through the promotion of scientific Research.

U.o.W.M. has developed cooperation with public and private entities at a local and a European Level. It implements projects undertaken within the framework of the Operational Programs under the 3rd and 4th NSRF, FP6, FP7, and other Community Initiatives (INTERREG, EQUAL, LIFE, MED).

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Address: Bakola & Sialvera str. 50100, Kozani, Greece

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Telephone: +30 24610 56660

Fax: +30 24610 56661