For over two decades, we have been bringing Greek history, language and culture alive for students and the wider community, while providing expert commentary on Greek issues for Canadian and international media.

Fingertip statistics

  • Over $22 million has been raised towards the development of Hellenic Studies at SFU

  • Every year, the Centre awards over $100,000 in scholarships, awards, and fellowships to Hellenic Studies graduate students

  • Since 2013/14, 1,175 students have taken Modern Greek language courses at SFU for university credit

  • Over 12,000 Chinese university students have used the Odysseas Intelligent Language Tutor to Learn about Greece’s language, history and culture

For more information about the SNF Centre for Hellenic Studies and its activities, please download our info kit, below.

Expert commentary

The faculty and researchers working at the SNF Centre for Hellenic Studies can provide expert commentary on the following issues:

  • Greek history and politics
  • Balkans and Near East 
  • International relations
  • Contemporary Greek literature and culture
  • Security
  • Refugees and migration

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