Universitatea de Vest Vasile Goldis Arad

country rank  37
world rank  6735

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University Overview

Founded in 1990, Universitatea de Vest Vasile Goldis Arad (Vasile Goldis Western University of Arad) is a non-profit private higher education institution located in the urban setting of the small city of Arad (population range of 250,000-499,999 inhabitants). This institution has also branch campuses in the following location(s): Satu Mare, Baia Mare, Marghita, Zalau, Sebis. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Ministerul Educatiei si Cercetarii, România (Ministry of Education and Research, Romania), Universitatea de Vest Vasile Goldis Arad (UVVG Arad) is a medium-sized (uniRank enrollment range: 7,000-7,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Universitatea de Vest Vasile Goldis Arad (UVVG Arad) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as pre-bachelor degrees (i.e. certificates, diplomas, associate or foundation degrees), bachelor degrees, master degrees, doctorate degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 28 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades. The admission rate range is 60-70% making this Romanian higher education organization a somewhat selective institution. International students are welcome to apply for enrollment. UVVG Arad also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, housing, sport facilities and/or activities, financial aids and/or scholarships, study abroad and exchange programs, online courses and distance learning opportunities, as well as administrative services.

University Identity

Name Vasile Goldis Western University of Arad
Acronym UVVG Arad
Founded 1990
Motto Universitatea viitorului tau!
The university of your future!
Colours Blue and white

University Location

Address Bulevardul Revolutiei 94-96
Arad (population range: 250,000-499,999)
310025 Arad
T +40 (257) 280 335
F +40 (257) 280 810
Other locations Satu Mare, Baia Mare, Marghita, Zalau, Sebis

Degree Levels & Study Areas

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Yearly Tuition Range

uniRank Tuition Range Matrix
Local student 0-1,000 US$
(0-750 Euro)
1,000-2,500 US$
(750-1,800 Euro)
Int'l student 5,000-7,500 US$
(3,700-5,500 Euro)
2,500-5,000 US$
(1,800-3,700 Euro)

University Admissions

Gender Admission Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Admission Selection Yes, based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate Admission Rate 60-70%
Admission Office B-dul Revolutiei, 94-96
Arad 310025
+40 (257) 280335

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment Total Enrolment Range 7,000-7,999
Academic Staff Total Faculty Range 600-699
Control Type Control Type Private
Entity Type Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library University Library Yes Go to Universitatea de Vest Vasile Goldis Arad's Library
Housing University Housing and Accommodation Yes
Sport Facilities University Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids University Financial Aids Yes
Study Abroad Study Abroad and International Exchange Programs Yes
Distance Learning Distance Learning and Online Courses Yes


Institutional Accreditation or Recognition
Ministerul Educatiei si Cercetarii, România

Year of first Accreditation

Other Specialized or Programmatic Accreditations

  • Agentia Româna de Asigurare a Calitatii în Învatamântul Superior (ARACIS)


  • European University Association (EUA)
  • Danube Rectors' Conference (DRC)
  • Federation Europeene des Ecoles (FEDE)
  • Alliance of Universities for Democracy (AUDEM)
  • Association of Carpathian Region Universities (ACRU)
  • International Association of University

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Site last updated: Tuesday, 16 January 2018