Politehnica University Timisoara

Timisoara, Romania
Politehnica University Timisoara (UPT) is one of the biggest technical universities from Central and Eastern Europe.



It was founded in 1920 as an answer to the need for engineers of the Romanian society in the context of the post WW1 economical recovery. During its 95 years of existence, Politehnica University Timisoara produced over 118 000 engineers, greatly appreciated on the national and international level for their competence.


Over 12000 students are registered on various levels (Bachelor, Master, Doctoral and Postdoctoral), while aprox. 700 teaching staff and aprox. 500 administrative and auxiliary staff work within its framework.

Politehnica University of Timisoara has 10 faculties: Faculty of Architecture and City Planning;Faculty of Automation and Computing; Faculty of Civil Engineering; Faculty of Communication Sciences; Faculty of Electrical and Power Engineering; Faculty of Electronics and Telecommunications Engineering;Faculty of Industrial Chemistry and Environmental Engineering; Faculty of Management in Production and Transportation; Faculty of Mechanical Engineering; Faculty of Engineering in Hunedoara.


Politehnica University of Timisoara owns an educational and research infrastructure – buildings and equipments – comparable with the most prestigious European universities.

Master's Programmes

Computer Science & IT (4)
Engineering & Technology (1)
Natural Sciences & Mathematics (1)


Housing services

The students of Politehnica University of Timisoara have at their disposal a modern student campus, comprising two cafeterias and 16 student residences offering over 5 500 accommodation places.

All 1 800 student rooms are furnished, have Internet connection and cable television.

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