Study Programmes In English - Archaeology

Study Programmes in English - Archaeology (BA)

Short description of the university programme: 

The study programme mission is to train specialists in ancient history and archeology, whose professional skills, attitudes and values meet the requirements of socio-economic and cultural environment.

The ARCHAEOLOGY study programme is part of the overall strategy of the University and its assumed mission, focusing on strengthening interdisciplinary curricula oriented and connected to the current demand and foreseeable changes on the labour market.

The programme objectives are:

a) assimilation, development and use of specialized vocabulary;

b) training of research skills characterizing the archaeological approach in its entirety;

c) ability to identify and complete research topics in the field of archeology;

d) awareness of ongoing emergence and development of new theoretical trends and practical methods in the archaeological research;

e) acquiring the basic theoretical concepts on modern investigative techniques and dating in archeology and cultural heritage;

f) acquiring computerized recording and management of archaeological interest data in the process of initial processing, storage and scientific capitalization.

g) promoting ancient history and archaeological heritage at local, regional, national and international level.

Type of studies: Full-time

Language of instruction: English

Type of accreditation: Provisional authorization (AP)

Standard length of studies: 3 years

Degree: Bachelor

County: Alba


Credit/Lenght: 180

Lecture period:

Academic Calendar

The academic year is divided into two semesters and two examination periods:

Autumn semester: October 1 - end of January

Winter holiday: December 22 - beginning of January

First examination session: end of January - end of February

Intersemestrial holiday: mid February - end of February 24

Spring semester: end of February - end of May

Second examination session: end of May - end of June - beginning of July

Summer holiday: beginning of July - September 30

Additionally, there is a re-examination session at the beginning of September, for students who haven't managed to pass their exams during the first two regular exams sessions.

Tuition fees and costs of the program:

Tuition fees for EU/EEA students:

- 3,000 RON/academic year.

Tuition fees for foreign citizens from non-EU member states (valid for the academic year 2018/2019), payable in advance for 9 months (one academic year): 

- 1,980 Euro/academic year.

File processing fee

50 EURO, payable before submitting the application for admission:

Please take into account that all the bank commissions are fully covered by the applicants!

Tuition fees and other administrative fees will be transferred into the following bank account:


SWIFT:                   BTRLRO22 ALBA IULIA

IBAN:                     RO 37 BTRLEURCRT 000 6338302

BENEFICIARY:        UNIVERSITATEA "1 Decembrie 1918" din Alba Iulia

FISCAL CODE:        5665935

You can also contact us via e-mail at:

Please send by regular post your complete files to the following address till 30 August 2019:

1 Decembrie 1918 University of Alba Iulia

Centre for International Relations Office

5 Gabriel Bethlen Street, 510009 Alba Iulia, Romania