Department of Educational and Social Policy
School of Social Sciences, Humanities and Arts


The Department was established by Presidential Decrees 267/93 and 391/95 (published in the Governmental Gazette No. 217/25-10-95). The first students were admitted in the Department in September 1997.

The Objectives of the Department are:
1. To enhance the development of
   (a) lifelong learning and adult education,
   (b) education and training of people with disabilities or special educational needs
through academic and applied teaching and research and sufficient use of the new technologies as well as under consideration of the principles of intercultural education.
2. To contribute to the planning, development and evaluation of institutions & structures of educational policy
3. To provide graduates with the appropriate knowledge, skills and attitudes for a successful educational and career development