• General Information

    Full Name of University:

    Alexandru Ioan Cuza University

    Number of MAUI semesters you can accept during 2016/17 (not students):

    2

    General University Website:

    Click here.

    International Office/Website for Incoming Students:

    Click here.

    Contact people for incoming students:

    Mrs. Gina MARINESCU
    International Relations Officer
    Department of International Relations
    Alexandru Ioan Cuza University
    Bd. Carol I nr. 11, 700506, IASI, ROMANIA
    Tel: +40 232 201112
    Fax: + 40 232 201802
    Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

    Contact people for outgoing students:

    Same

    Application website. If paper only, please write “paper only.”

    Click here.

    How does the application and admissions process differ for undergraduate versus graduates?

    Graduate students should provide a proposal for the research they wish to undertake and obtain a formal acceptance from the faculty where they are going to be registered.

    Other important notes

    Last updated

    12 August 2016

  • Academics

    Areas of study open to undergraduate exchange students (list explicitly)

    Biology, Chemistry, Computer Science, Economics and Business Administration, Geography and Geology, History, Law, Letters, Mathematics, Philosophy, Physical Education and Sports, Physics, Psychology and Education Sciences, Theology, and European Sciences

    Open undergraduate areas of study taught in English (list explicitly)

    Business Administration, Economics and Finance, Computer Science, Mathematics, English Language and Literature, American Studies, Translation and Interpreting

    Are graduate areas open for exchange?

    Yes

    Areas of study open to graduate exchange students (list explicitly)

    Biology, Chemistry, Computer Science, Economics and Business Administration, Geography and Geology, History, Law, Letters, Mathematics, Philosophy, Physical Education and Sports, Physics, Psychology and Education Sciences, Theology, European Studies

    Can advanced undergraduate students take graduate level courses?

    Yes

    Can graduate student take undergraduate level courses?

    Yes

    Areas of study restricted to prior bilateral agreements between exchange departments or faculties

    Replace this.

    Areas of study not available to exchange students

    None

    Websites for course offerings

    Click here.

    Required minimum and maximum number of credits available through the exchange

    For both undergraduate & graduate

    Set by home university.

    Are summer courses available as exchange (non fee-paying)?

    If so, please provide summer school website.

    No

    Do students register for classes in advance or upon arrival?

    In advance

    Language Requirements

    Good command of Romanian for courses taught in Romanian.

    Language test certificate required?

    If so, which and when: before admission or upon arrival?

    TOEFL, Cambridge Advanced (C1), other certificates – proving an above average proficiency in English. Language test certificates required before admission.

    Preparatory language course for incoming students?

    Indicate dates and costs

    No

    Are there any special advising or registrations concerns that students should be aware of? Are services available to assist in registration or course selection?

    Academic support available on request through the agency of the contact person from the Department of International Relations.  

    Additional Notes

    Last updated

    12 August 2016

  • Dates

    Application deadline for each term

    Semester 1: 1 June
    Semester 2: 1 November

    Academic Calendar

    Please list exact dates

    Semester 1: 1 October 2016 - Mid-February 2017
    Semester 2: Mid-February 2017 - Mid-June 2017

    Examination period(s)

    Semester 1: Mid-January - Beginning of February 2017
    Semester 2: End of May - Mid-June 2017

    If there is a break between the academic course calendar and exams, can arrangements be made so the student may take exams early?

    (i.e. semester ends in December and exams are late January).

    No

    Orientation session(s) for incoming students

    Is it mandatory, indicate dates and costs

    Not mandatory, but recommended

    Course registration deadline

    Semester 1: 15 August
    Semester 2: 1 December

    Last updated

    15 August 2016

  • Costs

    Total cost estimates per month in Euro

    (broken down below)

    400

    Housing

    100

    Meals

    200

    Course Materials

    40

    Local Transportation

    20

    Health Insurance

    40

    Other

    (please indicate and specify any mandatory additional fees)

    Non-EU students must purchase an insurance policy once they arrive in Romania.

    Is comparable health insurance coverage from abroad allowed/not allowed?

    If not, please include fees in “other” field above.

    No. Non-EU students must purchase an insurance policy once they arrive in Romania.

    Additional Notes

    Last Updated

    15 August 2015

  • Housing and Student Life

    Is housing assistance available? How do students apply, and is it guaranteed?

    Yes.

    Housing options

    Accommodation in the Targusor-Copou Campus (C3 residency) in triple rooms and in the Gaudeamus Centre for International Exchanges in double or triple rooms.

    Housing Website and Contact Person(s)

    Mrs. Gina MARINESCU
    International Relations Officer
    Department of International Relations
    Alexandru Ioan Cuza University
    Bd. Carol I nr. 11, 700506, IASI
    ROMANIA
    Tel: +40 232 201112
    Fax: + 40 232 201802
    Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

    Do students apply for housing with their regular application or is it separate?

    Accommodation form to be filled in and sent by email before August 1 (Semester 1) and before December 1 (Semester 2)

    What kinds of health facilities are available at the university?

    Free of charge medical assistance in the campus

    Are internships available?

    No

    Are student jobs available/allowed?

    No

    Additional Notes

    Last Updated

    15 August 2016