1959 marks the merging process of the Romanian University in Cluj with the Hungarian University. The new institution was called Babes-Bolyai University and included six faculties at the time of its creation: Faculty of Mathematics and Physics, Faculty of Chemistry, Faculty of Natural Sciences and Geography, Faculty of Philology, Faculty of Law, Faculty of History and Philosophy.
Scientific research is a fundamental component of the work of the Babes-Bolyai University and is one of the main criteria for assessing qualifications and assessment of academic performance .
Scientific research underpins the process of higher education, providing training of highly qualified human resources and are, by their teaching , a professional obligation .
According to academic freedom and university autonomy, respecting the rules of ethics and professional deontology , scientific research is free of any restrictions or preconditions.
Computer systems destined to all UBB students, created in the Department of Informatization:
The Universitas Swimming Complex located in the Iuliu Ha?ieganu Sports Park is part of the sports complex (courts and gyms), owned by the Babes-Bolyai University. It was inaugurated on September 27, 2009 and opened from February 1, 2010 to swimming classes and to the public also.