Business, Economics & Computing Labs
The Faculties of Business, Economics and Computing have modern up-to-date Computer Labs, all with the latest equipment and free Wi-Fi access for everyone. Technicians and staff with expertise are at the students’ disposal at times of need and the labs can be used by students for research or studying purposes, after booking with the Faculty’s Secretariat. More specifically, the Computer Labs offer the following equipment: Project Management and HR Evaluation Software, SPSS, Oracle platform for Database Systems Development, Access to MySQL, a series of web design and multimedia tools along with their necessary software (DHTML, XML, .NET etc.), fast and trustworthy access to the internet by using multiple browsers.
“MELINA MERKOURI” Lecture Theatre (ATHENS)
Metropolitan College in Athens owns a modern state-of-the-art Lecture Theatre of 220 pax capacity theatre-style (“MELINA MERKOURI” theatre) used to host congresses, conferences, theatrical plays, graduation ceremonies, orientation days, career days and Master Classes of distinguished academic and business guests. The lecture theatre is equipped with a full audiovisual system, lights, sound system, a stage and backstage organized facilities, laptop PCs, Wi-Fi and microphones.
“ALEXANDER THE GREAT” Lecture Theatre (THESSALONIKI)
Metropolitan College in Thessaloniki owns a modern state-of-the-art and sound-proof Lecture Theatre (“ALEXANDER THE GREAT” theatre) used to host congresses, conferences, theatrical plays, graduation ceremonies, orientation days, career days, as well as the works of the International Thessaloniki Film Festival, in occasions. The lecture theatre has a capacity of 125 pax theatre-style and is equipped with a 5.1 surround system, and a SONY w/less translation system.
SimVenture is a fascinating business simulation game and a valuable tool for the educational procedure of students. The game replicates the creation and running of a small business. Students are engaged in decisions and their results from the very first moment. The focus of the game is on small business management for the first three years of the life of a business and students can practice at no risk in various market conditions, improving their knowledge and management skills. SimVenture is a business game that engages and challenges the minds of students because the software is driven by decisions made by the user. The reality of the business simulation combined with the on-screen information, makes it a rich learning resource.
Business Fields covered:
Market Research, Competitor Research, Customer Feedback, Pricing, Sales Channels, Sales Promotions, Customer Support, Distributors, Personal Selling, Target Markets, Selling Points, Promotions, Business Planning, Advertising, Direct Marketing, Public Relations, Networking, Website, Events and Exhibitions, Product Design, Accounts, Loans, Forecasting, Cashflow, Budgets, Recruitment, Unexpected events, Monthly Reports, Multiple Difficulty Levels.
Our College’s modern up-to-date Computer Labs offer the latest equipment and free Wi-Fi access for everyone. Technicians and staff with expertise are at the students’ disposal and the labs can be used by students for research or studying purposes, after the necessary booking with the Secretariat. The Computer Labs offer the following equipment: Oracle platform for Database Systems Development, access to MySQL, a series of web design and multimedia tools and relevant software (DHTML, XML, .NET etc.), a 3D design platform for video game applications (3DS Max, Game Maker etc.), debugging and synthesis tools (C++, Java, κλπ.) and relevant modeling methods (SSADM, UML etc.), mathematical representation and electronic devices software (MATLAB), access to full Microsoft and Adobe suites and fast and trustworthy access to the internet with the use of multiple browsers.