“Research is a core mission of the Institution and as a result, TUC delivers scientific output of high calibre and volume. In terms of research publications, TUC is one of the most productive research institutions in Greece and compares very favourably with peer institutions in Europe and North America”.
With these words, the External Evaluation Report of the Technnical University of Crete by the Hellenic Quality Assurance & Accreditation Agency (H.Q.A)., confirms the high-level research produced by TUC.
The Technical University of Crete is particularly active in conducting basic and applied research.The research and development projects, managed by the Research Committee, are funded by the European Union, the General Secretariat for Research and Technology, the Ministry of Education, the Region of Crete, local administration organizations and many private businesses. A large number of TUC undergraduate and postgraduate students are employed in these projects; in this way, they benefit from the best possible training and they familiarize with conducting research.
The administrative management of all research, educational and development projects is handled by the Special Research Fund Account (ELKE).
Basic, technological or applied research that
a. promotes science and growth
b. respects academic ethics
c. Cooperation with International Organization and Institutions
To browse through the Research Activities of the Technical University of Crete listed by School, click the following links: