Every graduation ceremony is a milestone in Mediterranean College’s course, a special moment in every student’s life, hosted in a festive and formal atmosphere to celebrate our students’ academic achievements and the starting point for their careers.
Mediterranean College organises annual Awards Ceremonies in Athens and Thessaloniki. The ceremonies take place in central city venues, following the ritual of the partner UK Universities. Parents, relatives and friends of the graduates are all welcome, while the event is also honoured by the presence of prominent personalities of the State, the Academia, Sports and Culture as well leading professionals from the business world.
The Awards Ceremonies include keynote speeches and addresses by representatives of the partner UK Universities and renowned members of the Greek society. In the same event, awards, prizes and scholarships are awarded to staff and students of Mediterranean College, while honorary prizes are presented to distinguished personalities of our social life.
Some of the renowned individuals who have participated as keynote speakers or award recipients at recent Mediterranean College’s graduation ceremonies:
Professor Nikos Markatos, professor emeritus in Chemical Engineering, National Technical University of Athens, Professor Giorgos Kasimatis, professor emeritus in Law, University of Athens, Peter Economides, brand strategist, Professor Vasilis Papazachos, professor emeritus in Geophysics, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Dr. Stamatis Krimizis, academic, NASA space scientist, Paul Evmorfides, founder of Cocomat, Adonis Georgiadis, philologist – historian, parliamentarian, Dr. Stelios Kympouropoulos, resident physician in Psychiatry, Konstantinos Giannopoulos, founder & president of “The Smile of the Child”, Dr. Nikos Lygeros, mathematician, writer, poet, director, painter, Maura Vagioni – Stasinopoulou, founder & president of Fresh Line, Sotiris Chatzakis, art director of the National Theatre of Northern Greece, Dr John Kalogerakis, CEO JMK, Alexandros Kostopoulos, inspirer of “Repower Greece”, Dr. Stefanos Gialamas, president of the American Community Schools, Dr. Giorgos Doganis, president of the Department of Physical Education and Sports Science, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Aris Grigoriadis, swimming champion.