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University of Pitesti

Key details 2022

Institution type




Study programs




International students




Preparatory year


Welcome to the UPIT !

Founded in 1962, The University of Pitești is an important pillar of the Romanian Higher Education system, as well as a globally-connected University.

We are an Accredited Public University with a High Confidence ranking awarded by ARACIS – the gold standard in Romanian Higher Education.

Our wide pool of Degrees as well as our strategic geographical position (less than 100 km away from the Capital), have allowed us to grow and develop our services for over 8500 students.

At The University of Pitești, we bring together Academic Research with Science and Technology through:

  • 100+ training programmes for various specialisations and degrees

  • 6 Faculties

  • 4 Doctoral Schools

  • 8 Research Centres, including a Research-Development-Innovation and Technological Transfer Centre.

  • research and teaching university,
  • industry partnerships for student placement and research,
  • a student friendly teachin



Autumn term (enrolments):

July 15

Spring term (enrolments):

December 15


The University of Pitesti offers accommodation in its own dormitories. Students only need to inform the Erasmus office that they wish to be accommodated on campus and the responsable persons from UPIT will book the room for them. Students will have to pay

Other relevant information:

The University of Pitesti holds a valid Erasmus Charter for Higher Education and has been providing the students with Erasmus+ mobility exchanges since the implementation of the programme in Romania.

The University has concluded over 612 bilateral agreements with countries such as France, Spain, Portugal, Bulgaria, Turkey, Italy, Poland, Lithuania, Latvia, Greece, Germany, Serbia, North Macedonia, Czech Republic, Croatia, Hungary, Albania, Algeria, Armenia, Azerbaidjan, Belarus, Canada, Egypt, Georgia, India Jordan, Iran, Japan, Kazakhstan, Morocco, Republic of Moldova, Russia, Syria, USA, Tunisia, Ukraine, Uzbekistan, Vietnam. 

Students can benefit from the following types of Erasmus mobility: Erasmus study mobility, Erasmus traineeship mobility, blended mobility, regardless of the study cycle (bachelor, master, doctorate or recent graduates). 


Erasmus Student Network Pitești

Vilcu Alexandru, president@pitesti.esn.ro

ESN Pitești has been department of ESN România since 2020. We collaborate with The University of Pitești through the Erasmus+ Office. We have over 30 volunteers working in various domains of interest.

Our Mission

  • We provide support for the international students of The University of Pitești, following the spirit of the ESN Core Values

  • We increase awareness for the importance of intercultural openness and its role in society

  • We organise events focused on the 6 ESN Core Values:

  1. Education and Youth

  2. Culture

  3. Skills and Employability

  4. Social Inclusion

  5. Health and Well-being

  6. Environment Sustainability

Local Events

ESN Pitești is constantly organising local events, such as:
  • Day Trips: Curtea de Argeș – Poenari – Vidraru
  • Latin Dance Lessons
  • Zoo Scavenger Hunt
  • Romanian Language Courses
  • Sport Competitions
  • Picnics
  • Bad Jokes' Night
  • Together for Europe
  • Erasmus TED Talks
    1. Contact



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