University code: RO TIMISOA01

University Survival Guide

About WUT (UVT)

The West University of Timișoara was established in 1962 and is organized in 11 Faculties. Classified as a research and education university by the Ministry of Education, it is one of the five members of the Universitaria Consortium (the group of elite Romanian universities). In the 2016 QS World University Rankings, West University was included in the Top 700 universities of the world, together with three other Romanian universities.


International Relations Office

The Department of International Relations at the West University of Timişoara provides institutional support and information for students, academic and administrative staff in terms of mobility and international cooperation.

Academic Calendar 2019/2020

First Semester

30th of September 2019

Beginning of lectures

21st of December- 5th of January

Christmas Holiday

6th of January - 17th of January


18th of January - 9th of February

First period of exams – AI

10th of February - 16th of February


17th of February - 23rd of February

Second period of exams - AII

Second Semester

24th of February

Beginning of lectures

11th of April - 19th of April

Easter Holiday

20th of April - 5th of June


6th of June - 28th of June

First period of exams - BI

29th of June - 5th of July


6th of July - 12th of July

Second period of exams - BII

7th of September - 20th of September

Both semesters exam period C