Foundation & Development – Summary | 10/6/2016 12:23:58 PM

Faculty Of Medicine - Viopolis


The Faculty of Medicine was founded in 1985, welcoming the first students in the academic year 1990-1991. Since its foundation it has earned a distinguished reputation, nationally and internationally, for its quality of teaching and research. It has been the first faculty established since the opening of the School of Health Sciences at the University of Thessalia, it has been autonomous since 1995 and operating in the city of Larissa.

Approximately 100 students are enrolled in the undergraduate programme of the School per year, with a total number of students of 700.
The premises of the Faculty of Medicine include laboratories for pre-clinical study, teaching rooms, auditoria, and administrative services quarters, all of which are situated in the new building of the Faculty of Medicine in Biopolis, with the University Hospital of Larissa close by, in the refurbished former “Katsigra Clinic” at Tachydromiou Square.

The clinic units are located at the University Hospital of Larissa, with 643 beds – 350 recently developed.
The application of modern technology and the recently constructed library, which holds extensive collections of current and historical materials on Medicine, add to the already developed educational activities of the Faculty of Medicine new research and diagnostic potentials.

The students’ clinical practice takes place at the University Hospital of Larissa. Tel.: +30 2413 501000.

For more information please contact by email:

Tel: +30 2410 685701-2