Universitatea Politehnica din Timisoara

Universitatea Politehnica din Timisoara Ranking

country rank: 11
world rank: 2238

University Overview

Universitatea Politehnica din Timisoara (Politehnica University of Timisoara) was founded in 1920 as a non-profit public higher-education institution in the urban environment of Timisoara, Timis (population range of 250,000-499,999). Hunedoara is home to a branch campus of this university. Universitatea Politehnica din Timisoara (UPT) ranking is a major (Topuniversitieslist enrolment range: 15,000-19,999 students) coeducational Romanian higher education institution that is officially recognized by the Ministry of Education and Research of Romania. Universitatea Politehnica din Timisoara (UPT) provides courses and programs leading to legally recognized higher education degrees in a variety of fields, including pre-bachelor degrees (i.e. certificates, diplomas, associate or foundation degrees), bachelor degrees, and master degrees. For further information, see the degree levels and fields of study matrix below from Topuniversitieslist. This Romanian higher-education school, which is almost a century old, has a selective admission process based on entrance exams and students’ previous academic records and ratings. With an acceptance rate of 50-60%, this Romanian higher education school is considered to be somewhat selective. Applicants from all around the world are welcome to apply. Universitatea Politehnica din Timisoara (UPT) ranking also offers a library, accommodation, sports facilities, financial assistance and/or scholarships, study abroad and exchange programs, online courses and distance learning options, as well as administrative services to students.

Universitatea Politehnica din Timisoara Ranking

University Identity

Name Universitatea Politehnica din Timisoara
Acronym UPT
Founded 1920
Motto Nu zidurile fac o scoala, ci spiritul care domneste intr'insa. (Regele Ferdinand I, 1923) It's not the walls that make a school, but the spirit living inside. (King Ferdinand I, 1923)
Colours Violet, white and blue

University Location

Address Pia?a Victoriei 2 Timisoara 300006 Timis Romania
Tel +40 (265) 403 000
Fax +40 (265) 403 021
Other locations Hunedoara

Yearly Tuition Range

Undergraduate Postgraduate
1,000-2,500 US$ (750-1,800 Euro) 1,000-2,500 US$ (750-1,800 Euro)
2,500-5,000 US$ (1,800-3,700 Euro) 2,500-5,000 US$ (1,800-3,700 Euro)

University Admissions

Gender Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type Yes, based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate 50-60%
Admission Office Pta. Victoriei, nr. 2 Timisoara 300006 (256) 403 033

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 15,000-19,999
Academic Staff 800-899
Control Type Public
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation None

Carnegie Classification

Facilities and Services

Library Yes
Housing Yes
Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Yes
Study Abroad Yes
Distance Learning Yes
Academic Counseling Not reported
Career Services Not reported
Institutional Hospital Not reported


Institutional Accreditation

Memberships and Affiliations

European University Association (EUA) European Distance and E-learning Network (EDEN)

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