The University of Craiova was founded in 1947 and it is one of the most important state institutions of high education from Romania. The main mission of the University of Craiova is to create a high level framework and to promote teaching and research activities, in order to contribute to the regional (South-West Oltenia region), national and international development.
At present, there are 17 faculties in the University of Craiova, offering education and training conditions to more than 30,000 students for 3 stages of academic studies (BA, MA, Ph.D) in 131 research fields.
The scientific research is an important component of the activities developed at the University of Craiova with a large impact over the economic, cultural activities in the region and it involve the following levels: fundamental research; applicative research; advanced technological research; activities of forecasting, expertise and consulting; development of new products and materials. At the university there are several excellence research centre and many research centers in various fields recognized at the national and international level. As well, the University of Craiova is a very active vector in promoting and developing EU funded projects.
The University of Craiova is one of the very few higher education institutions from Romania that implemented a Quality Management system and it is well recognized as a promoter of this concept in the Romanian Higher Education System.
The international co-operation represents another important field of action, being settled more than 70 collaboration agreements with various universities all over the world and the representation in various international associations is continuously increasing.
University of Craiova
13, A.I. Cuza, 200585,
Craiova, Dolj, Romania.
Tel: + 40 751 401 444
Tax: +40 251 411 688
INTERVALUE Project Contact person
Ms Laura Giurca Vasilescu