Harvard University will REQUIRE students to be vaccinated against COVID-19 at the start of the fall semester

Harvard University will REQUIRE students to be vaccinated against COVID-19 at the start of the fall semester

"In order to achieve the high levels of vaccination needed to protect our community, Harvard will require that all students who will be on campus this fall be vaccinated," the university announced Wednesday. According to the statement, exemptions will only be granted for medical or religious reasons. Previously, other Ivy League universities, such as Yale, [...]

Hungary-China agreement to establish a Chinese university in Budapest and the Fears that Fudan University will promote Beijing’s authoritarian vision

Hungary-China agreement to establish a Chinese university in Budapest and the Fears that Fudan University will promote Beijing’s authoritarian vision

The Hungarian Ministry of Innovation has signed an agreement with Fudan University in Shanghai, China, to open a branch in Budapest, DPA reported on Wednesday, as reported by Agerpres. The agreement, signed in an online meeting on Tuesday, stipulates that the future Fudan University in Budapest will welcome between 6,000 and 8,000 students. Teaching activities, [...]

Babes-Bolyai University launches an online platform to promote the emotional health of children and adolescents

Babes-Bolyai University launches an online platform to promote the emotional health of children and adolescents

The Department of Clinical Psychology and Psychotherapy of the Faculty of Psychology and Educational Sciences of Babeș-Bolyai University (UBB), through DATA Lab, launches the REThink Emotions platform, designed to promote the emotional health of children and adolescents, according to a press release from the university. The platform includes the REThink therapeutic video game, unique internationally [...]

Brain Drain Effect and the Romanians Who Choose to Study Abroad

Brain Drain Effect and the Romanians Who Choose to Study Abroad

The League of Romanian Students Abroad (LSRS) reacted to the project to finance studies abroad for young Romanians, proposed by the Prime Minister's advisor Mara Mareș. "We are surprised to see reactions on the issue of scholarships for students abroad, which we categorize as premature, from colleagues for whom collaboration to improve the brain drain [...]

Lucian Blaga University of Sibiu students can pay their fees with virtual currencies

Lucian Blaga University of Sibiu students can pay their fees with virtual currencies

"Lucian Blaga" University of Sibiu announces in a press release that it will soon be the first university in Romania to allow the payment of this year's admission fees in a virtual currency. The cryptocurrency in which payments will be made will be EGLD, developed by the Romanian startup Elrond. "Our University has been and [...]

Digitization in the Higher Education of Romania Mediocre at Best?

While much has been said about the importance of integrating e-learning platforms into the daily work of students in secondary schools and high schools, too little is said about the digitization of higher education in Romania. Now, in the pandemic, it's not just first-year college students who are confused or dissatisfied with what's going on [...]

The Board of Directors of ”Danubius” University announced on Thursday, January 14, that the appointment of American researcher William B. Harvey as rector of the higher education institution has been approved by the Ministry of Education.

According to a statement issued by the university, Harvey, an internationally recognized researcher and manager, is taking the helm to expand the institution's links with international academia through the quality, professionalism and involvement of its students, faculty and alumni. Prior to his leadership position at Danubius University, Harvey was an eminent researcher at the American [...]

The University of Bucharest is the best ranked university in Romania in the international Times Higher Education Impact Rankings 2021 , in the margin of 301-400.

In the ranking published today, among the Romanian universities, two other member universities of the University Consortium appear in the margin of 401-600: the 'Babeş-Bolyai' University of Cluj-Napoca and the Academy of Economic Studies from Bucharest. Also, in the top appears the Polytechnic University of Bucharest in the margin 401-600. It is the third Impact [...]

Third Edition of The Romanian International University Fair 2021

Third Edition of The Romanian International University Fair 2021

Over 60 universities from 13 countries and over 7,000 study programs for bachelor's, master's and doctoral degrees will be present online on April 8, at the RIUF (The Romanian International University Fair). Attendance is free, as the organizers have announced. Virtual RIUF 2021 Visitors can chat directly with university representatives via video call, chat or [...]