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 2020/2021

First Semester

21st of September 2019

Beginning of lectures

19th of December - 3rd of January

Christmas Holiday

4th of January - 10th of January


11th of January - 31th of January

First period of exams

1st of February - 7th of February


8th of February - 21rd of February

Second period of exams

Second Semester

15th of February

Beginning of lectures

1st of May - 9th of May

Easter Holiday

10th of May - 30th of May


31st of May – 20th of June

First period of exams

21th of June - 4th of July

Second period of exams



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