Meeting of the rectors of the largest technical universities in the country, reunited in ARUT, Bucharest, 22-23 February 2018
Between the 22nd and 23rd of February, 2018, the Technical University of Civil Engineering of Bucharest hosted the meeting of the rectors of the largest technical universities in the country, united in The Romanian Alliance of Technical Universities (ARUT).
During this meeting, debates and proposals were made on the following:
- Research grants;
- Allocation Methodology of the tuition number by university domains for undergraduate, master, doctorate studies;
- The MEN-ANC Program for the Common Engineering Trunk.
Another topic debated upon was the regulation on the mobility of university staff in the ARUT-Exchange programme and the student mobility within the ARUT-Exchange S. programme.
The following participated as guests: Minister of National Education - Prof.univ.dr.ing. Valentin Popa, Minister of Research and Innovation - Prof.univ.dr.ing. Nicolae Burnete, Minister of Energy - Prof.univ.dr.ing. Anton Anton, President of CNFIS - Prof.univ.dr. Claudia Popescu, President ARACIS - Prof.univ.dr.ing. Iordan PETRESCU as well as Prof.univ. dr.ing. Tiberiu Dobrescu - ANC president and Prof.univ.dr.ing. Nicolae Postăvaru - Vice President of the ANC.
Technical Universities in Romania received the Jury Prize at CCIFER Gala
The partnership between the Technical Universities in Romania and the National Institute of Applied Science in France (INSA) received the Jury Prize for the "Positive Impact on the Relationship between French and Romanian Companies and the University Environment".
The partnership was initiated by the Politehnica University of Bucharest, and the prize was awarded at the Gala organized by the French Chamber of Commerce and Industry in Romania, to which over 400 representatives of public institutions, partners and CCIFER member companies attended.
According to a press release sent to AGERPRES, the prize was awarded to the representative of the Romanian Technical University Alliance, Mihnea Costoiu, the rector of the Polytechnic University of Bucharest.
"This award represents the acknowledgment of the value of the Romanian school and the international partnerships of ARUT given by the business community," said UPB Rector.
Meeting of the members of the Romanian Alliance of Technical Universities (ARUT) Cluj-Napoca, 4-6 May 2017
Between the 4th and 6th of May 2017, the Technical University of Cluj-Napoca hosted the meeting of the rectors of the largest technical universities in the country, gathered in the Romanian Alliance of Technical Universities (ARUT). Founding members of this alliance are the Polytechnic University of Bucharest, the Polytechnic University of Timisoara, the "Gheorghe Asachi" Technical University of Iasi, the Technical University of Civil Engineering of Bucharest and the Technical University of Cluj-Napoca.