Politehnica University of Timisoara (UPT) is one of the biggest technical universities from Central/ Eastern Europe. Teaching and research are conducted in 10 faculties:
- Architecture and City Planning
- Automation and Computing
- Civil Engineering
- Communication Sciences
- Electrical and Power Engineering
- Electronics, Telecommunications and Information Technologies
- Industrial Chemistry and Environmental Engineering
- Management in Production and Transportation
- Mechanical Engineering
- Engineering in Hunedoara.
In the 2021-2022 academic year, approximately 13500 students were enrolled at UPT in internationally recognised bachelor, master and PhD programmes. The main teaching language is Romanian, yet a number of programmes are taught in English or German.
As a student at UPT you will learn from internationally-recognised specialists, gaining skills and experience that will help you stand-out. We are proud of the many awards received by our students in national and international competitions. UPT has excellent teaching and research infrastructure, as well as strong links with the business environment, so laboratory work, internships, study visits, and industrial expert lectures are part of the study programmes. Employers value our graduates for their abilities, flexibility and innovative ideas, and constantly include our career fairs in their recruitment strategies.The focus on innovation, quality and internationalisation is reflected by our membership in major academic associations such as the European University Association, the European Association for International Education, or the Francophone University Association, as well as by the large number of international projects. Every year we offer students more than 250 international exchange grants for short-term studies and internships at world-leading institutions.