International Relations Office

Presentation

International Relations Office (IRO)

Erasmus + Office(OEP)

Documents

IRO Documents

Erasmus + Documents

Cooperation

Bilateral Framework - agreements

Erasmus+ agreements

Erasmus+ agreements - Baia Mares

European Programs

Erasmus +

Other EU programs

Francophone Activities

Academic Offer

Scholarships

University Networks

Centre de Reussite Universitaire

Projet AUF 2014-2016

International students- Admission

EU & Non-EU

Equivalence of documents/periods of studies

1. Student's assistance

Contact information :

Required documents for an Erasmus+ application
The following documents need to be sent to the International Relations Office of TUCN before the mobility:

Application deadlines:
31st of July each year- for the first semester mobility
30th of November each year- for the second semester mobility

Note:
At the end of the mobility period, the student will receive from the TUCN::

Romanian language courses
The Department of Foreign Languages within the Technical University of Cluj-Napoca organizes free of charge Romanian language courses for the international students. The courses are held weekly, 2 hours/week.

Useful documents:

Information about accommodation, curricula, academic year calendar, ECTS and other useful data are available here

Students' organizations:

2. Useful information

Arrival in Cluj-Napoca :

Transportation
RATUC is the local public transport company of Cluj-Napoca. The company runs an extensive public transport network within the city using trams, trolleybuses and buses. Download the transport programs/lines from the official website: http://www.ratuc.ro/programe1.php
The price of a ticket (bilet) is 4 Lei (~0.85 EUR) - valid for two ways. Tickets are available only at special kiosks (opened from 7 to 8 p.m), located in the stations. The tickets may not be bought from the driver. Be aware to mark the ticket right after getting in the bus because controls are frequent and the amends are high.

Common routes:

Taxi:
The main taxi companies in Cluj-Napoca are: Pro-Rapid, Diesel, Terra-fan, Pritax, and Nova and the price varies between 1.6 and 1.9 RON/km

Money
The Romanian currency is RON (Romanian Lei). ATMs (cash points) are located in the center of the city as well as in the neighborhoods and give 24-hour withdrawals in lei on your Visa, MasterCard or Eurocard.

Phone Communication Operators
ROMTELECOM- the main landline operator
Orange, Vodafone, Telekom- the main mobile phone operators.

Eating out
The cost of food per month could range somewhere between 50 and 150 EUR.
Markets: Mihai Viteazul Square (located in the center of the city), and other smaller outdoor markets in all neighborhoods (Mănăştur, Mărăşti, Zorilor, Gheorgheni).
There are two MALLS: Iulius Mall (Gheorgheni neighborhood) and Polus Mall (Manastur neighborhood)
Supermarkets: Billa, Selgros, Kaufland, Cora, Sigma.

Medical care
Before entering Romania, foreign citizens need a travel medical insurance. In case you find yourself in need of medical assistance, you can go to any authorized medical unit, public or private. The medical cabinets of the university are located :

Student discounts:
EURO<26 Youth Card. Further information: http://euro26.ro/
ISIC (International Student Identity Card). Further information: http://www.isic.org/

Useful links:

3. About Cluj-Napoca

Facts and figures:

Population: 400,122 (estimation 2009)
Area: 179,5 km2
Ethnic groups: Romanian: 79,46%,; Hungarian: 18,86%;
Student population: over 100.000Ss
Culture:

4. About Romania

Romania is located in South-East Central Europe, North of the Balkan Peninsula, on the Lower Danube, within and outside the Carpathian arch, and it is bordered to the north and east by Moldavia and Ukraine, to the southeast by the Black Sea, to the south by Bulgaria, to the southwest by Serbia and to the west by Hungary. Its capital and the largest city is Bucharest. Other big cities, having more than 300,000 inhabitants, are the regional centers, Cluj-Napoca, Iasi Timisoara, Brasov and Constanta.

Fast Facts:

Location: Southeastern Europe;
Time zone: Eastern Standard Time (GMT + 2);
Area: 91,725 sq. miles (237,502 sq. Km);
Population: 22,500,000 (2010 - forecast);
Official language: Romanian;
Currency: RON (Romanian LEI).

Cluj-Napoca, str. Memorandumului, nr. 28, tel: +40-264 -202595, e-mail: international@staff.utcluj.ro

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