Heraklion offers learning to all ages and is one of the two bases for the University of Crete, the other being Rethymnon.
For those wishing to know more about education in Greece, visit the website of the Ministry for Education; http://www.ypepth.gr/en_ec_home.htm
The European School in Heraklion allows many parents to choose to educate their children in the English language. More information about enrolment at the European School can be obtained by calling 2810 301780. You may read more on the Living in Crete website: http://www.livingincrete.net/schools.html
Modern Greek Summer Course - July 2007
The University of Crete operates a Greek course for beginners and those continuing to improve, during the summer. To find out more, see the webpage; http://www.philology.uoc.gr/courses/moderngreek/
Heraklion is also the city were the European Network and Information Security Agency (ENISA) headquarters are located.