The University Politehnica of Bucharest (UPB) is the oldest and most prestigious university for Engineers in Romania. Its mission: to train specialists who produce knowledge through scientific research and contribute to the technological, economic and social progress of Romania, and the world. While continuing the tradition of the original Polytechnic School of Bucharest, today the university conducts complex research and deliver training adapted to the requirements of our contemporary, global society.
The University Politehnica of Bucharest brings together education, training and scientific research. The role of this intersection is to increase knowledge and innovation, two key concepts of knowledge-based economy. The challenges we face are more and more complex and interconnected, and in response the university is focused on the creation of new connections in scientific research, engaging renowned teachers and increasing international outreach, through programs like REDI. For doctoral students, the university offers excellent technical training, flexible lab rotations, as well as training and extensive resources in complementary research skills.