? Why Romania

Reasons to study in Romania

Studying in Romania is good value for money costs here are lower than in all European countries, also the USA, Canada and Australia. What makes Romania a great place for you to study?

Let us give you few tips: • Study in Romania is studying in European Union (EU), in European Economic Area (EEA). All diplomas from EU and EEA accredited Universities are automatically recognised in all Europe and beyond. 

Romania has one of the best Universities International Rankings;

The living cost is a one of the most affordable ones from whole Europe; 

European Credit Transfer and Accumulation System (ECTS) in Romania

You will find incredible new foods, customs, traditions, and social atmospheres. Romania is a country that has so many to offer, especially to foreign students who decide to study here. The costs of living are pretty low, the tuition fees are affordable, and the universities here are committed to offering the best learning experience. You have so many to discover here that you cannot miss the experience of being a student in Romania.

Romanian Higher Education System

Structure of university education in Romania.

The education in Romania is made up of  public and private institutions and is organized in levels for the coherence and continuity of education.

Currently, in Romania there are more than:

56 higher education institutions accredited (49 civilian institutions of higher education in state universities and 7 military)

26 private institutions of higher education accredited

6 graduate schools.

Education in Romania: three cycles:

Bachelor studies with length depending on the specialty:

  6 semesters (3 years) for sciences, humanities, social and economic, law, political science, fine arts and sport;


8 semesters (4 years) for technological sciences, engineering, technical Ingenerie, agriculture and forestry;

12 semesters (six years) for general medicine, dentistry, veterinary medicine and architecture.

University studies of master: 2 years.

Postgraduate doctoral studies (PhD): 3-4 years, which can be organized (except medical school) as regular courses, courses in reduced frequency aor online at the universities or research institutes.

System of postgraduate education in Romania

The postgraduate programs offered by the Romanian education system are:

Post-PhD programs. With a minimum duration of one year

Studies of specialization, with a duration of two semesters or more

Training programs throughout life

Degrees in university system of education in Romania

The qualifications of the higher education system are: diplomas, certificates, degrees and other official documents of state, special diet, confirming the higher education program and graduate professional qualifications.

Bachelor degree (BA)

Master’s degree

Degree of Doctor (Ph.D.). This is the highest academic degree awarded in all areas after 3-4 years of study and original research. It follows the first university degree (master). Is given the title of doctor in a certain field of science or the arts.

Discover Romania

While probably the most known thing about Romania is the legend of Dracula, Romania is much more than that. Think medieval towns, time-capsule villages, delicious cuisine, picturesque monasteries, virgin forests, majestic mountains, a blossoming art community and impressive landscape. …And, of course, high quality education! Students enjoy a number of discounts for attending cultural events, visiting museums or historical sights, public transport, dorm accommodation etc. The nightlife can also be quite exciting. Cultural life – Bucharest offers more than 40 museums and Romania has the second-largest outdoor museum in the world, Astra Museum in Sibiu. Cinemas, theatres, classical music, festivals, concerts provide entertainment for all. A great place to travel – The home of seven UNESCO world heritage sites, Romania offers numerous places to visit, with a variety of picturesque landscapes. Check out the Visit Romania section to find out more about travel destinations. Choose your programme, plan your trip, Romania is ready for you!

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