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 2020/2021

First Semester

28th of September 2019

Beginning of lectures

19th of December- 3rd of January

Christmas Holiday

4th of January - 15th of January


16th of January - 7th of February

First period of exams – AI

8th of February - 14th of February


15th of February - 21st of February

Second period of exams - AII

Second Semester

22nd of February

Beginning of lectures

1st of May - 9th of May

Easter Holiday

10th of May - 4th of June


5th of June - 27th of June

First period of exams - BI

28th of June - 4th of July


5th of July - 11th of July

Second period of exams - BII

7th of September - 20th of September

Both semesters exam period C

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