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Universitatea de Vest din Timisoara / West University of Timisoara

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  • SIZE> 12,000 students

  • AGEMature

  • STATUS Private

  • RESEARCH High

  • FOCUS Comprehensive

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The University was founded by the decree law no. 660 issued on 30 December 1944, which stipulates that a university must be created in western Romania. Its first faculties either were dissolved or became independent institutions. These independent higher education institutions became a sole university at the end of September 1962. By 1968, our institution had become an independent university, with a prestigious academic staff; this was the ideal for which many leading Romanian intellectuals, especially those from the Banat region, had fought. Unfortunately, there followed a difficult period for Humanities and Exact Sciences. Fields of study such as Music, Fine arts, History, Geography, Biology, and Chemistry disappeared one by one; Philology was considerably reduced. As a result, many of the faculties were transferred to other institutions. 1989, the year of the Romanian revolution, was a turning point in the evolution of our university. It led to the present-day conditions. That is why the current structures and achievements make the University a trusted partner. An essential mentality change took place in the perception of the academic institution, in accordance with the democratic institutions in Western Europe. A substantial institutional reform was carried out, beginning with the redefining of the university’s

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701+
2016
701+
2017
801-1000
2018
151-200
2014
101-150
2015
151-200
2016
251-300
2017
  • 60
    Academic Reputation
  • 58.2
    Employer Reputation
58
2015
=59
2016
EECA University Rankings
  • 59.30
    Overall Score
  • 75.5
    Academic Reputation
  • 66.7
    Employer Reputation
  • 100
    Faculty Staff with PhD
  • 58
    Papers per Faculty
  • 68.3
    Citations per Paper
  • 14.5
    International Students
  • 35.4
    Web Impact
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Number of academic faculty staff

In total
790
International
4

Number of students

14,190
Postgraduate 29%
Undergraduate 71%

Number of international students

563
Postgraduate 39%
Undergraduate 61%
The numbers, stats, stars and rankings data are provided by QS Intelligence Unit.
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The numbers, stats, stars and rankings data are provided by QS Intelligence Unit.