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Alexandru Ioan Cuza University of Iasi

4.1 out of 5 (46 ratings / 39 reviews) Iasi, Romania
Alexandru Ioan Cuza University of Iasi became the first student-centered university in Romania, once the Bologna Process was implemented.

Master's Programmes



We take pride in being the first modern university of Romania, inheriting values, reputation and educational knowledge. Established in October 1860, Alexandru Ioan Cuza University of Iasi is the oldest university in our country. Its history follows the patterns of the Romanian nation.


  • Undergraduate degree programmes
  • Master degree programmes
  • Programmes taught in English and French at bachelor, master and doctoral levels
  • Doctoral schools


Research at our university is top level. For the third year in a row, Alexandru Ioan Cuza University was placed first in the national research ranking compiled on the basis of Shanghai criteria. Striving for excellence, the university takes unique initiatives to stimulate research quality, to encourage dynamic and creative education and to involve its best students in academic life.

Global Student Satisfaction Awards 2019

GSSA 2019

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University Ranking

World University Rankings by Times Higher Education
1001 -200
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Best Global Universities Rankings by U.S. News & World Report
1156 -98
1058 -16
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QS World University Rankings by TopUniversities
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Housing services

Alexandru Ioan Cuza University offers accommodation for its Incoming students in:

  • C5 residence (Titu Maiorescu Campus) – Bachelor and Master students
  • Gaudeamus – PhD students

Library services

All students registered at Alexandru Ioan Cuza University can have access to the University libraries and to other libraries in Iasi.

ICT services

Almost all faculties have computer rooms, where students can have free-of-charge access to Internet. It is possible to use these computers only based on the student card, which proves that the student is registered at the respective faculty.

Student Reviews

Anonymous rated 4 out of 5 stars

It was a nice experience.

Master your future!
Anonymous rated 5 out of 5 stars

I had great experience

Anonymous rated 5 out of 5 stars

It was the best period of my life, because of the many opportunities that I was part of, for example the Erasmus mobilities, or the student clubs on different topics and so on.

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