Universitatea Eftimie Murgu Resita

Resita, Romania
"Eftimie Murgu" University of Resita, with a 40 years experience in superior education domain provides a varied range of specializations and professional requalification training courses. Through its 6 faculties that can hold aver 3800 students learning in bachelor, master and doctoral specializations, "Eftimie Murgu" University of Resita offers initial and longlife training with competencies in engineering, economic and administrative sciences, social sciences and educational sciences, adapted to the demands of the labour market.

About

Eftimie Murgu University of Resita intends to meet the requirement of the society through high education and applied research. The mission assumed by our university refers: to initial and lifelong training for Bologna students at the bachelor, master and doctoral degrees; to assuring the graduates personal development by forming cross competencies, necessary for acceding important positions in the management of organizations where they work; to the civic education of graduates, grace to European intercultural experiences and to the development of a wide basis of research-based knowledge, carried on in cooperation with other universities and research universities from our country and from abroad.

Eftimie Murgu University of Resita adopted the name of the Banat patriot Eftimie Murgu, a prominent Romanian personality. Eftimie Murgu was a teacher at the Mihaileanca Academy in Yassy and later at the Saint Sava College in Bucharest. He became the mentor of some illustrious personalities, among whom we can mention: Dimitrie Gusti, Ion Ionescu de la Brad, C.A. Rosetti and Nicolae Balcescu. He remarked himself as an ardous fighter for the union of Banat to Wallachia. On 16-17 May he took part in the Revolutionaries Assembly in Lugoj, which nominated him The Great Captain of Banat. On this occasion the programme for the right of Banat Romanians was adopted, entitled Petition of the Romanian People of Hungary, asking for the establishment of a Romanian peoples army, the organization of Banat as General Captaindom, the recognition of the Romanian language as official language in Banat and the independence of the Romanian Church of Banat. On the 1st of July he was elected a Member of the Parliament in Pesta, from the part of the electoral circuits in Lugoj, Oravita and Faget, position which enabled him to support his programme.

Out university is situated in the town of Resita, a town recognized for its industrial tradition, being one of the oldest and the most famous industrial centres of our country for metallurgy and machine building. Eftimie Murgu University started as an Engineering College subordinated to the Polytechnic Institute of Timisoara, in 1971, which later became the Faculty of Engineering of Resita. In 1992 Eftimie Murgu University of Resita received its autonomy, with the establishment of two faculties: Faculty of Engineering and the Faculty of Law and Economics. Following an ample restructuring and development process, necessary as a result of the continuous increase of the number of students and teachers and of the diversification of studies offer, with the beginning of the academic year 2011/2012 the Resita university is now composed of six faculties: Faculty of Mechanics and Materials Engineering, Faculty of Engineering and Informatics, Faculty of Engineering and Management, faculty of Economics, Faculty of Administrative Sciences and the Faculty of Social and Education Sciences.

In response to the Bologna process, starting with the year 2005 education was structured along three cycles, comprising bachelor, master and doctoral university studies. Moreover, the educational offer of this university has gradually extended through new programmes of studies and courses of professional development and specialization, provided by the departments and centres of lifelong education: Department for the Training of Teaching Staff, University Centre for Professional Improvement, Centre for Entrepreneurship and Intercultural Management and the Centre for Career Orientation and Professional Requalification.

Research has always represented an important activity of the teaching staff, researchers and students. It can be carried on in specialized centres thus meeting the requirements of business environment and the public institutional sectors.

The national and the European prestige now enjoyed by the Eftimie Murgu University of Resita is the result of a 40 years tradition, confirmed by the quality of its graduates, who have been recognized in our country and abroad. Moreover, in the last few years we have witnesses and increasing desire of modernization, triggered by numerous collaborations and exchanges with similar institutions from Europe.

Having at its disposal modern material and technical assets, a high-value corps of teaching staff and researchers renowned on a national and international level, the Eftimie Murgu University of Resita has succeeded in preserving and strongly affirming its identity in the landscape of Romanian and European academic education.

Research can be realized in the following research centres of the "Eftimie Murgu" University of Resita:

- Centre of research in Hydraulics, Automation and Heat Processes;

- Centre of Advanced research, Design and technology;

- Centre of research and Consulting in Heat transfer, Thermal installations and Environment protection;

- Regional Centre of Research, Certification and Expertise in Welding Engineering;

- Centre of Research and Expertise in Metallurgy;

- Centre of Research in Hydraulics, Automation and Heat Processes;

- Centre of research and Consulting in Electrical Engineering;

- Centre of Interdisciplinary Research in Movement control, IT Technology and Statistic Analysis;

- Centre of Research and Consulting in Business Engineering and Management;

- Centre of research in Tourism and Sustainable Development;

- Centre of research, Consulting in Entrepreneurship, Management and Intercultural Marketing;

- Centre of research for the Protection of Environment and Cultural Assets in the European Area "Victor Duculescu";

- Centre of Research on Logistics and Consulting in the Quality Management;

- The Centre of Social Studies and Research;

- The Centre of Technological Studies "Miron Cristea" Caransebes;

- Centre of Career Orientation and Professional;

- Centre of Integrative Educational Counselling;

- Centre of Curricular Development.

Research

Research can be realized in the following research centres of the "Eftimie Murgu" University of Resita:

- Centre of research in Hydraulics, Automation and Heat Processes;

- Centre of Advanced research, Design and technology;

- Centre of research and Consulting in Heat transfer, Thermal installations and Environment protection;

- Regional Centre of Research, Certification and Expertise in Welding Engineering;

- Centre of Research and Expertise in Metallurgy;

- Centre of Research in Hydraulics, Automation and Heat Processes;

- Centre of research and Consulting in Electrical Engineering;

- Centre of Interdisciplinary Research in Movement control, IT Technology and Statistic Analysis;

- Centre of Research and Consulting in Business Engineering and Management;

- Centre of research in Tourism and Sustainable Development;

- Centre of research, Consulting in Entrepreneurship, Management and Intercultural Marketing;

- Centre of research for the Protection of Environment and Cultural Assets in the European Area "Victor Duculescu";

- Centre of Research on Logistics and Consulting in the Quality Management;

- The Centre of Social Studies and Research;

- The Centre of Technological Studies "Miron Cristea" Caransebes;

- Centre of Career Orientation and Professional;

- Centre of Integrative Educational Counselling;

- Centre of Curricular Development.

PhD Programmes

Engineering & Technology (1)

Many organisations offer scholarships or grants. Some of these might help you to study for a PhD at Universitatea Eftimie Murgu Resita!

Services

Besides the numerous facilities offered to our students and the endowment of this university: engineering laboratories where students can use and do research on machines of the latest technology and with performance software and specialty rooms for the humanistic domains, where students can research books in the domain studies, we can also mention the Classic and electronic library, with 3 reading and study rooms with access to book shelves and to the internet. The "Eftimie Murgu" University library has a number of 81136 volumes, 49 national periodicals subscriptions and 13 international, electronic documentation resources, PhD Thesis et many others.

Students may also access an important collection of international law books in Romanian, English and French held by the Centre of Research for the Protection of the Environment and Cultural Assets in the European Area ("Victor Duculescu").

"Eftimie Murgu" University also holds an accredited publishing house and a multiplication centre.

Student Life

The "Eftimie Murgu" University of Resita offers to its students support services of the best quality. The accommodation of students is assured by the university hostel with a capacity of 324 persons, distributed in 108 rooms. In addition, in the D building of our Resita Campus we have other 9 rooms that can accommodate 18 persons, being destined to international students, for Erasmus students from partner universities or other guest of our university. All the rooms have showers, internet connection, TV cable and modern furniture. Meals can be taken in the university canteen situated next to the hostel or in the university campus, which can serve a total of 550 students at a time.

Students can participate in extracurricular activities offered by the Students´ Culture Home, which organizes cultural and artistic events and hosts clubs like: The Ensemble of Romanian folk songs and dances "Flori de Mai/May Flowers", the Centre of Career Management, the Sports Dance Club "Dream Dance" The PHASER band, the SLIDE band, the literary club "UNIVERSITAS" and several other circles of photography, theatre and archery.

Sports students can join the Sports Club which organizes performance and mass sports activities, having at their disposal a gym and a fitness hall.

Students may also join two student associations: The student League, which represents the rights and professional interests of our students and stimulates their participation in the educational act and in the social, economic and cultural life. Among the activities organized by them we can mention: "Freshmen ball", "Students´ Days", "Volunteering fair", "Tourism Fair" and many other. Another association is the Cogito Association the mission of which it to stimulate youth involvement in social life.

Another opportunity offered to our students is represented by the ERASMUS programme, which offers and facilitates students´ mobility around the world. Since 1990 "Eftimie Murgu" University has established a number of 31 partnerships with universities from Germany, France, Italy, Greece, Belgium, Poland, Turkey, Serbia and the Republic of Moldavia.

Accreditation

In 2012 the "Eftimie Murgu" University is institutionally accredited as a result of the external assessment performed by the Romanian Agency of Quality Assessment in Higher Education (ARACIS) and is granted the highest grade: High Degree of Confidence. The same year, the quality management system of the university is certified according to the standard SR EN ISO 9001:008 as a result of the external assessment performed by TÜV Austria.

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