George Emil Palade University of Medicine, Pharmacy, Science and Technology of Târgu Mureş
The Architecture specialization within the ”George Emil Palade” University of Medicine, Pharmacy, Science, and Technology of Târgu Mureş is a 6-year program, started since 2021, organized in partnership with the "Ion Mincu" University of Architecture and Urbanism from Bucharest, which provides students with a solid foundation in the theory, design and practice of architecture.
The Bachelor's and Master's degree program Architecture in English offers a generous framework of university education for young people interested in this field.
The program is authorized by ARACIS with a tuition capacity of 50 students/year.
The educational process is carried out alongside teaching staff with recognized professional and scientific skills, using the latest learning technologies, innovative teaching methods in order to respond to new requirements, focusing on:
- an architecture education that responds to the rapid change of values in contemporary culture, in everyday life and in current attitudes;
- an architectural education sensitive to the extremely rapid progress of information technologies;
- an architectural education attentive to the growing instability of the labor market and the increasingly specialized professional practice;
- an architecture education prepared to face the new materials and technologies;
- an architecture education aware of the rapid degradation of the environment and the imperative need to build a less energy-consuming and more sustainable environment;
- an architectural education sensitive to traditional values and local identity;
- an architecture education that promotes creativity as an expression of the contemporary contribution to the enrichment of the existing urban context.
TOEFL, IELTS, Cambridge English Qualification
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About George Emil Palade University of Medicine, Pharmacy, Science, and Technology of Targu Mureş
For almost eight decades, George Emil Palade University of Medicine, Pharmacy, Science, and Technology of Targu Mures, currently a landmark of national and international education and research institution, with study programs in Romanian, Hungarian and English, is a dynamic, powerful and fast developing university whose core values are professionalism, performance, and prestige.
The infrastructure together with the Center for Simulation and Practical Skills, Advanced Medical and Pharmaceutical Research Center, National Center for Applied Virtual Reality in Medicine UniX, Integrated Dental Centre, Integrated Pharmaceutical Center, along with experienced teaching staff from diverse areas in science and technology, and the remarkable sports facilities provide a modern educational process with complex activities. Moreover, our students enjoy the full support to develop their own scientific, multicultural, artistic and sports projects.
Openness for international collaborations is a top priority. The University constantly encourages and offers different opportunities for national and international mobility for students within the Erasmus+ Program. Nationally, this is the most successful one, with our university ranking first among the medicine and pharmacy universities in the country in terms of attracted funds with more than 1000 outgoing Erasmus students annually and 154 international cooperation agreements with European and international universities.
The number of international students has been continuously growing every year and this is primarily due to the positive feedback from the graduates, therefore, applicants choosing to study at our university come from all over the world. Internationalization is one of the prime concerns by which the University understood to capitalize on its strengths and to become a comprehensive European university.
The medical branch in Hamburg, Germany, testifies to its bold strategic vision in keeping with its major tenets of innovation and internationalization. Capitalizing on its strengths, the university has also accelerated its economic impact and its civic engagement.
The number of international students applying to English study programs George Emil Palade University of Medicine, Pharmacy, Science, and Technology of Târgu Mureş has been continuously increasing every year and this is primarily due to the positive feedback from the University graduates, therefore, applicants choosing to study at our university come from all over the world: Germany, Italy, Hungary, Austria, Sweden, Finland, Norway, USA, Israel, India, South America as well as African countries.
Since 2016, an extensive project of curricular reform has been implemented in George Emil Palade University of Medicine, Pharmacy, Science, and Technology of Târgu Mureş, its main target being a student-centered education and maximum development of the students’ and graduates’ practical and communication skills. This curricular reform strategy has three major components: adapting the curriculum to current standards of medical education, a student-centered teaching system, and students’ unitary assessment within the same undergraduate program.
In partnership with the IBM Corporate Service Corps, UMFST Târgu Mureş has designed an innovative concept entitled the “Smart University”, which aims to develop an integrated plan for the modernization of university IT systems through the development of the existing e-UMFST platform as well as identification and implementation of new artificial intelligence technologies such as Cognitive Computing and Internet of Things associated with Cloud Computing, Digital Storage, Paperless Office, and Software as a Service.
This concept targets optimization of academic management, students’ teaching and assessment strategies as well as access to the virtual world, which represents the future of scientific and academic resources of our university.
Through history, tradition, professionalism, performance, and prestige manifested over the decades, ”George Emil Palade” University of Medicine, Pharmacy, Science, and Technology of Târgu Mureş is different and unique, which is why the motto of institutional development it has assumed and which best represents it is: E Pluribus Unum – One out of many!