Alexandru Ioan Cuza University: Statistics



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#1176 of 14,131 In the World
#436 of 2,785 In Europe
#4 of 79 In Romania
#1 of 8 In Iasi
#229 of 1,028 For Information Technology
Top50% For 102 other topics
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Highest Degree

Acceptance rate & Admissions

Acceptance Rate60%
Admissions RequirementsSecondary school certificate (Bacalaureat); Entrance examination
Academic CalendarSeptember to June (September - February; February-June)

We've calculated the 60% acceptance rate for Alexandru Ioan Cuza University based on the ratio of admissions to applications and other circumstantial enrollment data. Treat this information as a rough guide and not as a definitive measure of your chances of admission. Different programs may have significantly varying admissions rates.

Research profile

Alexandru Ioan Cuza University has published 11,434 scientific papers with 87,371 citations received. The research profile covers a range of fields, including Liberal Arts & Social Sciences, Physics, Engineering, Biology, Environmental Science, Chemistry, Quantum and Particle physics, Computer Science, Philosophy, and Political Science.


Alexandru Ioan Cuza University majors

by publication & citation count

Liberal Arts & Social Sciences
5,783 / 26,538
5,605 / 56,798
5,414 / 54,387
5,141 / 49,812
Environmental Science
5,125 / 42,311
4,656 / 55,469
Quantum and Particle physics
4,263 / 46,223
Computer Science
3,986 / 25,606
3,484 / 13,752
Political Science
3,169 / 12,153
Geography and Cartography
3,004 / 18,878
Materials Science
3,003 / 38,584
Organic Chemistry
2,950 / 39,692
2,871 / 11,728
2,714 / 13,310
2,712 / 23,437
2,706 / 21,140
2,228 / 11,274
2,143 / 15,815
2,138 / 14,177
2,099 / 7,833
2,030 / 17,425
2,022 / 9,461
1,942 / 8,131
1,854 / 24,286
1,845 / 13,672
1,824 / 9,176
Artificial Intelligence (AI)
1,652 / 8,944
Optical Engineering
1,425 / 16,152
1,396 / 14,535
Metallurgical Engineering
1,266 / 18,817
1,264 / 10,079
1,234 / 5,948
Art & Design
1,191 / 4,886
Chemical Engineering
1,103 / 16,631
Social Psychology
1,029 / 6,666
Electrical Engineering
1,008 / 13,228
1,006 / 14,731
995 / 5,004
Physical chemistry
894 / 12,874

Annual publication & citation counts

Year Publications Citations
1990 3 22
1991 9 24
1992 9 24
1993 14 22
1994 42 37
1995 24 30
1996 21 76
1997 69 79
1998 58 92
1999 52 140
2000 62 186
2001 75 173
2002 142 307
2003 139 420
2004 140 496
2005 149 577
2006 259 831
2007 272 881
2008 342 1238
2009 422 1546
2010 440 1911
2011 525 2408
2012 595 2615
2013 582 3518
2014 705 4019
2015 808 4513
2016 674 4718
2017 653 5065
2018 566 5973
2019 612 6907
2020 792 8743
2021 922 11953
2022 843 12113
Academic rankings


The tuition table for Alexandru Ioan Cuza University gives an overview of costs but prices are approximate and subject to change and don't include accommodation, textbooks, or living expenses. The costs of programs might differ significantly for local and international students. The only source of truth for current numbers is the university's official website.

Faculty Bachelor's Degree Master's Degree Doctoral Degree
Faculty of Economics and Business Administration 3,000 RON/year 3,000 RON/year 4,000 RON/year
Faculty of Law 3,000 RON/year 3,000 RON/year 4,000 RON/year
Faculty of Computer Science 3,000 RON/year 3,000 RON/year 4,000 RON/year
Faculty of Physics 3,000 RON/year 3,000 RON/year 4,000 RON/year
Faculty of Mathematics 3,000 RON/year 3,000 RON/year 4,000 RON/year

The tuition costs are in Romanian Leu (RON).

Alexandru Ioan Cuza University has financial aid programs and on-campus housing.

Programs and Degrees

The table below displays academic fields with programs and courses that lead to Bachelor's, Master's, and Doctorate degrees offered by Alexandru Ioan Cuza University.

Note that the table provides a general overview and might not cover all the specific majors available at the university. Always visit the university's website for the most up-to-date information on the programs offered.

Programs Bachelor Master Doctoral
Art & Design Yes Yes Yes
Biology Yes Yes Yes
Business Yes Yes Yes
Chemistry Yes Yes Yes
Computer Science Yes Yes Yes
Economics Yes Yes Yes
Engineering No No No
Environmental Science Yes Yes Yes
Liberal Arts & Social Sciences Yes Yes Yes
Mathematics Yes Yes Yes
Medicine No No No
Physics Yes Yes Yes
Psychology Yes Yes Yes
Diploma de Licenţă Arts and Humanities, Business Administration, Law, Mass Communication, Mathematics and Computer Science, Natural Sciences, Social Sciences, Sports, Theology
Diplomă de Master Biology, Business Administration, Chemistry, Computer Science, Ecology, Economics, European Studies, Geography, Geology, History, Law, Literature, Mathematics, Philology, Philosophy, Physics, Sports, Theology
Diplomă de Doctor Accountancy, Biology, Chemistry, Communication Studies, Computer Science, Economics, Educational Sciences, Environmental Studies, Finance, Geography, Geology, History, Law, Management, Marketing, Mathematics, Philology, Philosophy, Physics, Political Sciences, Psychology, Sociology, Statistics, Theology

Alexandru Ioan Cuza University alumni

  1. Nicolae Iorga

    Nicolae Iorga
    Born in
    Romania Flag Romania
    1871-1940 (aged 69)
    literary historiangeopoliticianhistorianclassical scholarbiographer

    Nicolae Iorga was a Romanian historian, politician, literary critic, memoirist, Albanologist, poet and playwright. Co-founder (in 1910) of the Democratic Nationalist Party (PND), he served as a member of Parliament, President of the Deputies' Assembly and Senate, cabinet minister and briefly (1931–32) as Prime Minister. A child prodigy, polymath and polyglot, Iorga produced an unusually large body of scholarly works, establishing his international reputation as a medievalist, Byzantinist, Latinist, Slavist, art historian and philosopher of history. Holding teaching positions at the University of Bucharest, the University of Paris and several other academic institutions, Iorga was founder of the International Congress of Byzantine Studies and the Institute of South-East European Studies (ISSEE). His activity also included the transformation of Vălenii de Munte town into a cultural and academic center.

  2. Cristian Mungiu

    Cristian Mungiu
    Born in
    Romania Flag Romania
    1968-.. (age 55)
    journalistfilm producerradio personalityscreenwriterfilm director

    Cristian Mungiu is a Romanian filmmaker. He won the Palme d'Or at the 2007 Cannes Film Festival for his film 4 Months, 3 Weeks and 2 Days, which he wrote and directed. He has also won the awards for Best Screenplay and Best Director, at the 2012 and 2016 Cannes Film Festivals, for his films Beyond the Hills and Graduation.

  3. Marcela Topor

    Marcela Topor
    Born in
    Romania Flag Romania
    1976-.. (age 47)
    journalisttelevision presenter

    Marcela Topor is a Romanian journalist, and the wife of Catalan politician and journalist Carles Puigdemont, the former President of Catalonia's Generalitat. She holds a degree in English philology from the Alexandru Ioan Cuza University of Iași. Topor first met her future husband at the International Festival of Amateur Theatre of Gerona in 1996, in which she participated as an actress with the Ludic Theatre company. They married in 2000.

  4. Vlad Filat

    Vlad Filat
    Born in
    Moldova Flag Moldova
    1969-.. (age 54)

    Vladimir Filat, commonly referred to as Vlad Filat (pronounced [vlad fiˈlat]), is a Moldovan businessman and politician, founder of Liberal Democratic Party of Moldova. He was the Prime Minister of Moldova from 25 September 2009 to 25 April 2013. He also was appointed as the Interim President of Moldova for a brief period of time in 2010. Following his conviction on charges of accepting bribes, Filat was released from jail in December 2019, 6 years earlier than his initial sentence.

All 100 notable alumni

Alexandru Ioan Cuza University faculties and divisions

Centre : European Studies Anthropology, Economics, European Studies, Medieval Studies, Modern History
Faculty : Biology Agricultural Engineering, Biological and Life Sciences, Biology, Biotechnology, Ecology, Environmental Studies, Food Technology, Genetics, Molecular Biology, Natural Sciences
Faculty : Chemistry Biochemistry, Biological and Life Sciences, Chemistry, Computer Science, Environmental Studies, Natural Sciences, Science Education
Faculty : Computer Science Computer Science
Faculty : Economics and Business Administration Business Administration, Economics
Faculty : Geography and Geology Environmental Studies, Geochemistry, Geography, Geological Engineering, Geology, Meteorology, Rural Planning, Soil Science, Surveying and Mapping, Tourism
Faculty : History Archaeology, Archiving, Art History, Cultural Studies, European Studies, Hebrew, History, International Relations and Diplomacy, Jewish Studies, Mediterranean Studies, Museum Studies, Restoration of Works of Art, Tourism
Faculty : Law Commercial Law, Criminal Law, European Union Law, International Law, Law
Faculty : Letters American Studies, Arts and Humanities, Communication Studies, Comparative Literature, Cultural Studies, English, Foreign Languages Education, French, French Studies, German, Germanic Studies, Italian, Journalism, Latin, Linguistics, Literature, Modern Languages, Multimedia, Romanian, Russian, Spanish, Terminology, Translation and Interpretation, Writing
Faculty : Mathematics Computer Science, Mathematics, Mathematics and Computer Science, Mechanics, Statistics
Faculty : Orthodox Theology Bible, History of Religion, Holy Writings, Orthodox Theology, Pastoral Studies, Religious Art, Theology
Faculty : Philosophy and Social-Political Sciences Philosophy, Political Sciences, Social Sciences
Faculty : Physical Education and Sports Leisure Studies, Physical Education, Physical Therapy, Sports, Sports Management
Faculty : Physics Physics
Faculty : Psychology and Education Sciences Adult Education, Clinical Psychology, Communication Studies, Educational Sciences, Human Resources, Management, Pedagogy, Preschool Education, Primary Education, Psychology, Psychotherapy, Special Education
Faculty : Roman-Catholic Theology Catholic Theology, Theology

General information

Alternative names UAIC
Universitatea Alexandru Ioan Cuza
Founded 1860
Accreditation Ministry of Education and Research
Motto Per libertatem ad veritatem
Colors yellow white, sky blue

Location and contacts

Address Bulevardul Carol I, Nr.11
Iaşi, 700506
City population 290,000

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