E.U. Citizens

Diploma validation and equivalence procedure for citizens from member states of the European Union / European Economic Area/ Swiss Confederation, that want to apply for studies at West University of Timișoara


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Candidates who graduated high-school or a bachelor/master study programme in a European country, other than Romania, must have their study documents recognized and validated by the Romanian National Centre for the Recognition and Validation of Diplomas (C.N.R.E.D.), part of the Romanian Ministry of National Education (M.E.N). According to the national Law 316/ 12.07.2006, citizens from member states of the European Union, European Economic Area and Swiss Confederation, have the right to apply to studies in Romania, in the same financial circumstances as Romanian citizens.

The procedure for the validation and equivalence of diplomas can be done by the candidate, by submitting the necessary files directly to the Ministry of Education, or with the help of the International Relations Department, at W.U.T. The documents that have to be validated by the C.N.R.E.D. can be sent to the International Office, that will submit afterwards the documents to the the C.N.R.E.D. After receiving the Certificate for the Recognition of studies, the candidates will be able to register at the faculty of choice, the summer or autumn admission sessions.

Registration period for submission of files at W.U.T for validation of study diplomas for the academic year 2017-2018:
-February 2017- 11th of August 2017 ( for admission at a Bachelor+ Master study programme) (prevalently processed)
-February 2017- with 30 days before the beginning of the study programme (for admission at a PhD study programme or at a postuniversitary programme of continuous professional development)
-The deadline for eventual submissions of potential additional documents to the already existing file is of maximum one year from the initial moment of its submission (it is advisable to submit the documents one month earlier). In case the additional documents are not submitted within this period of time, the original fie will not be taken into consideration anymore and a new file will have to be submitted according to the existing legislation.

A. Application Form along with the list of documents (EU, EEA, Swiss Confederation) may be accessed at the following address: https://www.cnred.edu.ro/en/recognition-studies-european-citizens-admission-undergraduate-studies-in-Romania

B. Additional to the documents listed at section A, the tax for processing and submitting the documents to the Romanian National Centre for the Recognition and Validation of Diplomas is 100 RON and it must be paid for:

The Beneficiary: Universitatea de Vest din Timisoara (West University of Timisoara)
Address of the Beneficiary: Bd.Vasile Parvan, Nr.4, 300223-Timisoara
Bank: Banca Transilvania
IBAN: RO05BTRL03601202618849XX
SWIFT: ROBTRL22

The receipt / payment order / postal order will specify at the payer section, the name of the candidate, as written in the study document, IBAN and the reference "taxa procesare dosar CNRED" for the payment to be valid.

C. For the equivalence of your study documents, please make sure you have one of the diplomas mentioned at the following link: https://new.cnred.edu.ro/ro/diploma-de-bacalaureat

D. According to the country where your study documents were issued, please check whether you need the documents to be authenticated with the Hague Apostille or legalized by the Ministry of Foreign Affaires and by the Embassy of Romania in the issuer country: https://www.cnred.edu.ro/en/list-of-countries-for-which-the-authentication-of-study-documents-is-requested

The documents for recognition can be sent to the Department of International Relations, via post/courier service at the following address:
Universitatea de Vest din Timișoara, International Relations Department
Postal address: No. 4, Vasile Parvan Bv. Timisoara, code: 300 223
Phone: 004 - 0256 – 592.227 Fax: 004 - 0256 – 592.313


ATTENTION!

The certificate of recognition of preuniversity studies, for undergraduate study programme application, is issued by the Romanian National Centre for the Recognition and Validation of Diplomas (C.N.R.E.D.), directly to the candidate or the university representative, in person. The diploma of preuniversity studies must be presented, in original, for verification, bearing the Hague Apostille or the specific legalization if the case.

In case the Certificate of Recognition for admission at Bachelor studies at W.U.T. cannot be taken in original from the Department of International Relations by its rightful possessor, it can be taken by an intermediate person only on the basis of a power of attorney issued in Romanian or in a widely spread international language.

!When coming for enrollment, he candidates will present their study documents at the faculty that they have decided to apply for, in original, along with the necessary translations (if the case).
A. Application Form along with the list of documents (EU, EEA, Swiss Confederation) may be accessed at the following address: https://new.cnred.edu.ro/en/recognition-studies-european-citizens-admission-master-doctorate-level-in-Romania

B. Additional to the documents listed at section A, the tax for processing and submitting the documents to the Romanian National Centre for the Recognition and Validation of Diplomas is 100 RON and it must be paid for:

The Beneficiary: Universitatea de Vest din Timisoara (West University of Timisoara)
Address of the Beneficiary: Bd.Vasile Parvan, Nr.4, 300223-Timisoara
Bank: Banca Transilvania
IBAN: RO05BTRL03601202618849XX
SWIFT: ROBTRL22

The receipt / payment order / postal order will specify at the payer section, the name of the candidate, as written in the study document, IBAN and the reference "taxa procesare dosar CNRED" for the payment to be valid.

C. For the equivalence of your study documents, please make sure you have one of the diplomas mentioned at the following link: https://new.cnred.edu.ro/en/recognition-studies-european-citizens-admission-master-doctorate-level-in-Romania

D. According to the country where your study documents were issued, please check whether you need the documents to be authenticated with the Hague Apostille or legalized by the Ministry of Foreign Affaires and by the Embassy of Romania in the issuer country: https://www.cnred.edu.ro/en/list-of-countries-for-which-the-authentication-of-study-documents-is-requested

The documents for recognition can be sent to the Department of International Relations, via post/courier service at the following address:
Universitatea de Vest din Timișoara, International Relations Department
Postal address: No. 4, Vasile Parvan Bv. Timisoara, code: 300 223
Phone: 004 - 0256 – 592.227 Fax: 004 - 0256 – 592.313


ATTENTION!

The results regarding the certificate of recognition of studies, for master and doctoral study programmes application, will be communicated directly to West University of Timisoara, by the Romanian National Centre for the Recognition and Validation of Diplomas (C.N.R.E.D.).

In case the Certificate of Recognition for admission at Bachelor studies at W.U.T. cannot be taken in original from the Department of International Relations by its rightful possessor, it can be taken by an intermediate person only on the basis of a power of attorney issued in Romanian or in a widely spread international language.

!When coming for enrollment, he candidates will present their study documents at the faculty that they have decided to apply for, in original, along with the necessary translations (if the case).
For information about the admission process for Ph.D. studies at West University of Timisoara, please contact the Doctoral Studies Office, located in Timisoara, on Paris street, no. 1, or access the following link, for more information https://doctorat.uvt.ro/?lang=en
For those who will study in Romanian language – if the candidate knows the Romanian Language but does not have a Romanian Language Certificate, he/she must obtain it following an exam. Only after passing this language exam, the candidate shall be accepted into the first year of study. If the candidate does not know Romanian language, he/she must attend the Preparatory Year for learning Romanian language. During the Preparatory Year the candidates will learn the basic Romanian vocabulary and the specific vocabulary needed for the future studies (anatomy, physics, chemistry, arts, technical drawing etc).
When registering for study programs that require Romanian linguistic competence, the following categories of persons are exempt from the obligation to present the certificate of graduation from the Romanian language preparatory year:
• candidates who present Romanian study documents (diplomas and certificates) which prove at least four consecutive years of study in Romanian language in an accredited scholar institution within the national Romanian system;
• candidates who present certificates issues in Romania attesting a level of at least B1 in Romanian language;
• candidates who pass the Romanian language test and obtain the Certificate of Romanian language proficiency.

For those who want to study in an international foreign language, a language test is required if the candidate cannot prove that he/she had studied in the respective language.

Study programmes in a foreign language
• Arts & Design:www.arte.uvt.ro
• Chemistry, Biology and Geography: www.cbg.uvt.ro
• Law :www.drept.uvt.ro
• Economics and Business Administration: www.feaa.uvt.ro
• Physical Education and Sports: www.sport.uvt.ro
• Physics: www.physics.uvt.ro
• Letters, History and Theology: www.litere.uvt.ro
• Computer Science and Mathematics: www.math.uvt.ro
• Music and Theater: www.fmt.uvt.ro
• Sociology and Psychology: www.socio.uvt.ro
• Political Science, Philosophy and Communication Sciences: www.pfc.uvt.ro
Foreign citizens from member states of the European Union, European Economic Area and Swiss Confederation that registered to stay in Romania for studies for more than 3 months must register their stay for studies purposes to the Romanian Service for Foreigners, Timiș, with the following documents:

Typified request from the Immigration Office, Timiș
• Student Certificate, from the Department of International Relations for prolonging study visa
• Documents needed for crossing the border : Passport (having study visa on it)
Proof of European health insurance
• Proof of accommodation (rental contract or hostel contract)
• Proof of monetary / maintenance resources (bank account)
Fees

The Service for Foreigners in Timisoara:

Address: Andrei Mocioni Street, no. 8-10, Timisoara
Tel./Fax: 0256-402 430 / 0256-402 475
E-mail: tm.ori@mai.gov.ro

More information http://igi.mai.gov.ro/

Methodology for Recognition of Bachelor, Master and Postuniversitary Study Degrees issued by accredited institutions: https://cnred.edu.ro/sites/default/files/Cadru%20normativ/OM-6121-2016.pdf
  • Contact: Roxana Petronela Diaconescu (e-mail: roxana.diaconescu@e-uvt.ro, Phone: +40256592227)