AKMI is the largest VET provider in Greece and one of the 7 largest in Europe. It was founded back in 1989 and today is active in 9 cities across Greece representing almost 60% of the total VET sector in the country providing post-secondary education, of EQF levels 3-5. AKMI provides to the learners the opportunity to study one of the 107 specialties, in more than 340 laboratories in 14 different sectors. AKMI is a member of EVBB (European Association of Institutes for Vocational Training), while has also been recognized as the only Greek Centre of Vocational Excellence, partner of the European Network for Excellence, developed by ETF. Finally, from 2020 AKMI is the only National Contact Pointfor the European Vocational Skills Week and in 2022 has been awarded in the category “𝐕𝐄𝐓 𝐈𝐧𝐧𝐨𝐯𝐚𝐭𝐨𝐫𝐬: 𝐈𝐧𝐧𝐨𝐯𝐚𝐭𝐢𝐯𝐞 𝐕𝐄𝐓 𝐏𝐫𝐨𝐯𝐢𝐝𝐞𝐫 𝐚𝐰𝐚𝐫𝐝” as 𝐭𝐡𝐞 𝐦𝐨𝐬𝐭 𝐈𝐧𝐧𝐨𝐯𝐚𝐭𝐢𝐯𝐞 𝐄𝐮𝐫𝐨𝐩𝐞𝐚𝐧 𝐕𝐄𝐓 𝐩𝐫𝐨𝐯𝐢𝐝𝐞𝐫 that has contributed to VET excellence through innovative practices.
Excellence in Tourism – AKMI has an extensive experience in the tourism sector, being one of the most important field of studies. Through the job shadowing experience the participants will get to know the “Hospitality Labs” approach and see how it can be incorporated in other VET schools as well.
Internationalization in VET – Meet the international department of AKMI, why internationalization is important and explore the different projects and topics that are covered and also the opportunities that are given to our students and staff.