University code: RO TIMISOA04

University Survival Guide

About UPT

Politehnica University Timișoara (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 in the Romanian. The study programmes are organized according to the Bologna paradigm. The students of UPT have at their disposal a modern student campus, comprising two cafeterias, 16 student dorms, a modern library and 2 sports facilities.


International Relations Office​

Some of the activities of the Department for International Relations (DRI) include: management of the framework agreements with universities, institutes and companies from abroad, monitoring of European projects and everything regarding student and staff international mobility.

Academic Calendar 2019/2020

First Semester

23th of September 2019

Beginning of lectures

20th of December - 5th of January

Christmas Holiday

6th of January - 12th of January


13th of January - 2nd of February

First period of exams

3rd of February - 9th of February


10th of February - 23rd of February

Second period of exams

Second Semester

17th of February

Beginning of lectures

17th of April - 26th of April

Easter Holiday

27th of April - 31st of May


1st of June – 21st of June

First period of exams

22th of June - 5th of July

Second period of exams