Universitatea din Craiova

country rank  9
world rank  3299

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University Overview

Established in 1947, Universitatea din Craiova (University of Craiova) is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the urban setting of the small city of Craiova (population range of 250,000-499,999 inhabitants), Dolj. This institution has also branch campuses in the following location(s): Drobeta Turnul Severin. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Ministerul Educa?iei Na?ionale, România (Ministry of National Education, Romania), Universitatea din Craiova (UCV) is a large (uniRank enrollment range: 25,000-29,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Universitatea din Craiova (UCV) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 73 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment.

University Identity

Name University of Craiova
Acronym UCV
Founded 1947
Motto Vita sine litteris mors est
Life without literature is death

University Location

Address Strada Alexandru Ioan Cuza 13
Craiova (population range: 250,000-499,999)
200585 Dolj
T +40 (251) 414 398
F +40 (251) 411 688
Other locations Drobeta Turnul Severin

Study Areas and Degree Levels

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Yearly Tuition Range

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Undergraduate Postgraduate
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University Admissions

Gender Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type Yes, based on entrance examinations
Admission Rate Not reported
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Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 25,000-29,999
Academic Staff 900-999
Control Type Public
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library Yes Go to Universitatea din Craiova's Library
Housing Yes
Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Yes
Study Abroad Yes
Distance Learning Yes


Institutional Accreditation

Ministerul Educa?iei Na?ionale, România

Other Specialized or Programmatic Accreditations

  • Agentia Romana de Asigurare a Calitatii in Invatamantul Superior ARACIS

Memberships and Affiliations

  • European University Association (EUA)

Academic Structure

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Online Courses

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Site last updated: Monday, 10 February 2020