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University Research Center

The University Research Center (PEK) of the Hellenic Mediterranean University was established by Law 4610/2019, article 26(1) (FEK 70/Τ.Α’/07.05.2019) and operates as a distinct academic unit of the HMU, based in Heraklion and supervised by the Institute’s Senate.

The purpose of PEK is to:

  • conduct basic and applied research
  • utilise research results for the benefit of Greek society
  • assist new scientists acquiring specialization
  • provide services to public and private entities
  • educate and train
  • collaborate with research institutions
  • engage in research, developmental and consultative activities with local institutions

PEK consists of the following Institutes: