Basic purpose of the Center for International Education (CIE) of University of Thessaly is to provide a sustainable environment for potential  international partnerships and to provide increased opportunities for research staff, faculty and students to be actively involved in various international initiatives. The present activation of CIE  includes a number of various international cooperation with several academic institutions all over the world, intensive participation to various projects’ opportunities and the design of different thematic educational  programs (e.g. summer schools).