The members of the three Departments participate in Greek and international conferences, publish articles in scientific journals in Greece and abroad, while active important research programs. Within this academic activity in several of the actions of the Departments and several of its members have been awarded honors:

- awarded to School

2012: Under the Action "Learning 2.0 plus" awarded "special mention interest and potential perspective" to the site "study4french". The site developed by voluntary scientific group of Schools of French of National and Kapodistrian and Aristotle Universities, in order to prepare and support candidates nationwide for the examination in the special course "French Language".
http://www.study4french.gr (website in greek)

2011-2013: The Internship Student Program of the Department was awarded 2 times for its organization and quality among the internship programs for students of Aristotle University.
http://frl.web.auth.gr/praktiki/ (website in greek)

2013: The School of French won the "GRAND PRIX du Concours de la Francophonie 2013 – Catégorie Lycées-Universités" for the short film «Robin des WC».

- awarded to members of the Departments

Professor Emeritus Zoe Samara received the following distinctions:

Professor Emeritus Vasso Tokatlidou received the following distinctions:

Professor Emeritus Athanasia Tsatsakou received the following distinctions
  • 2009, The Knight in the Order of Academic Palms Award by the French government on her contribution to French letters.

Professor Giorgos Freris received the following distinctions
Assistant Professor Titika Dimitroulia received the following distinctions