The Technical University of Cluj-Napoca, which is an “Advanced Research and Education University” comprises twelve faculties in the two academic centers, Cluj-Napoca and Baia-Mare, as well as in locations, such as Alba-Iulia, Bistrita, Satu Mare and Zalau. The educational offer, aligned to the Bologna system, includes bachelor’s, master’s and doctoral programs, as well as continuous training programs. The study programs are conducted in Romanian, but also in international languages, respectively English, German and French.
The University offers over 205 bachelor and master degree programs, at the faculties from Cluj-Napoca, being concerned also with the international exchange of scientific values, and this trend is found in the over 400 inter-university collaboration agreements or in the large number of students mobilities. Opening up towards the European and world space of education and research through a steady process of internationalization is one of the major objectives of the university.
Research is, along with education, the main priority of the Technical University of Cluj-Napoca. In all faculties of the university there are research structures, from collectives, groups and laboratories, to research centers and platforms. The performance anchored in the socio-economic environment, the international visibility and cooperation as well as the scientific novelty and interdisciplinary are some of the characteristics of the research environment of the Technical University of Cluj-Napoca. Open research directions are oriented towards global priorities and perspectives: from the Information and communications technology to Renewable Energy and Ecology; from superconductivity, spintronics and nanomaterials, to management, 3D printing and robotics; from manufacturing to electrical engineering, to the automotive and the home of the future, or to urbanism and society.