University of Peloponnese
The University of Peloponnese was founded with the Presidential
Decree 13/2000. Its seat is Tripolis and is being developed at the
level of complete Faculties in the five capitals of the Prefectures
of the Region of Peloponnese.
The University was inaugurated in the 20th of September of 2002
with the beginning of operation of the Department of Computer
Science and Technology and the Department of Telecommunication
Science and Technology of the School of Science and Technology.
The purpose of the establishment and operation of the University
of Peloponnese is its creative contribution to the development of
the tertiary education in Greece, with high quality standards in
the study programme, research and teaching, which will meet the
demands of a modern University of national, European and
The University of Peloponnese refers to Greece and the Greeks
all over the world with the ambition to create strong ties with the
Greek colonies and become a centre of cooperation and mental
creativity for all Greeks.