The University of Thessaly steadily exhibits its interest in high quality scientific research, considering it a necessary prerequisite for the production and transmission of new knowledge: it encourages the scientific distinction of its research potential in all fields, it rewards high individual and collective efficiency and it cultivates a climate conducive to research and educational innovation.

The University's teaching and research staff is active in a multitude of knowledge fields, with a special emphasis on the engineering, agro-nutritional, bio-medical and socio-humanitarian fields.

Our research policy aspires to acknowledge and reinforce excellence, to increase our research competitiveness, to produce novel products, to support the country's development potential and to promote socially responsible knowledge.

Our strategy includes the creation of evolution triggers at regional and national level, the attraction of talent and young researchers and the emergence of stable cells of innovation and creativity at the University of Thessaly.