Politehnica University Timisoara

University Politehnica Timisoara and Technical University of Munich

 
 
University Politehnica Timisoara and Technical University of Munich

July 2017

7 July 2017

 

 

 

 

 

University Politehnica Timisoara and Technical University of Munich

have signed a cooperation agreement

 

 

The working visit done by a delegation from the Politehnica University Timișoara in Germany, at the invitation of colleagues from Technical University of Muenchen, was materialized by signing a new cooperation agreement between the two universities, which certifies the continuation of the good collaboration ongoing for over 20 years.

The continuation of the double diploma agreement expresses the trust of the largest technical university in Germany in the quality of the educational process at the Politehnica University Timisoara. The fact that we are the only partners in Romania of the well-known German university honors us and compels us to keep the highest standards in the education activity we are doing.” mentioned prof. Viorel-Aurel ŞERBAN, PhD, rector of UPT.

This agreement, as well as the possibilities of identifying new partnerships during the visit (in the fields of: Materials Science, Mechanical Engineering and Civil Engineering), represents another international recognition for the University Politehnica Timișoara.

The UPT delegation was led by Mr. Rector Prof.eng. Viorel-Aurel ȘERBAN, PhD, and was composed of:

- Prof.eng. Florin DRĂGAN, PhD, Vice-Rector of UPT;

- Prof.eng.  Radu BĂNCILĂ, PhD, partnership initiator;

- Associate prof. eng. Edward PETZEK, PhD, agreement supervisor.

From the German side the following people participated in the discussions:

- Prof. Dr.h.c.mult. Wolfgang A. HERRMANN, PhD, President of TUM;

- Prof.eng. Martin MENSINGER, PhD, Faculty of Civil Engineering, Geodesy and Environmental Protection, Department of Metal Constructions;

- Harald OLK, PhD, Director of the TUM International Relations Center;

- Prof. Ansgar SCHWIRTZ, PhD, Dean of the Faculty of Sports and Health Sciences, Department of Biomechanics and Sport;

- Prof. habil.Dr.h.c. Ewald WERNER, Department of Mechanical Engineering, Department of Materials Science;

- Prof.eng. Thomas WUNDERLICH, PhD, Faculty of Civil Engineering, Geodesy and Environmental Protection, Department of Geodesy;

- Thomas SCHMID, Director of the Bavarian Construction Entrepreneurs Association.

 

On the second day the UPT delegation visited the Faculty of Sports and Health Sciences. The dean of the faculty presented its profile and curricula. By associating the disciplines of sports, education, mechanics and medicine resulted a complex and original specialization. There are possibilities for cooperation between TUM and UPT in this field as well.

 

At the end of the visit, Rector Viorel-Aurel ŞERBAN launched an invitation for the German colleagues to visit UPT and expand the cooperation between the two universities.

 

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Established in 1868, the Technical University of Munich has today more than 40,000 students and comprises 14 faculties, three integrated centers and 7 central research institutes. 17 teachers and Alumni of TUM are Nobel Prize-winners. It is underlined that the Technical University of Munich is ranked for the third consecutive time as the "German Number One University" in QS World University Ranking and it ranks fourth in Reuters Ranking "Europe's Most Innovative Universities" .

 

The Politehnica University Timișoara and the Technical University of Munich began their collaboration in 1993, and in 2005 an agreement was signed on granting a double diploma.

 

 
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