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 The most important thing that schools can do is to make people aware that understanding the world is very much part of the requirement of being an educated person. There should be some shame attached to not being more aware of the world, not having some mastery of foreign language.

Fareed Zakaria, Editor, Newsweek

Studying at Valahia University of Targoviste

Romanian National Holidays:
January, 1, 2; August, 15 (Assumption);
May, 1 (Labour Day); November, 30 (Saint Andrew’s Day – Patron of Romania);
Easter Days December, 1 (National Day);
June, 23, 24 (Whitsun Days); December 25, 26 (Christmas Days).

How to entry in Romania
The long-stay visa shall only be granted with the approval of the Ministry of International Affairs - the Romanian
Inspectorate for Immigration.
Foreign citizens having entered the territory of Romania with a long-stay visa can apply for the extension of the
right of temporary residence and obtain a residence permit. The request filed in this respect must be addressed
to the Romanian Inspectorate for Immigration within the Romanian Ministry of International Affairs.
All foreign citizens requiring a Romanian visa shall attach to the duly filled-in and signed application form a valid
travel document, acknowledged by the State of Romania, to which the visa sticker may be applied, as well as all
the documents required under the law to attest the stated purpose of the trip, the duration of the stay, financial
means for the stay, as well as the possibility for the foreigners to return to their home country or continue the
trip to a third state, upon the end of their stay in Romania.
As to the States or territorial authorities that are not acknowledged by Romania, visas shall be granted upon
request, on standard forms, regulated by the Government Emergency Ordinance no. 94/2008 on establishing
measures regarding the issue of electronic passports and of other travel documents.
Long-stay visa for studies (marked D/SD), in accordance with Art. 45 of the
Government Emergency Ordinance no. 194/2002 modified:
(1) The long-stay visa for studies is granted, upon request, to third-country nationals who wish to enter the
territory of Romania as students, or to third-country nationals who partake in pupil-exchange programs.
(2) Third-country nationals accepted for studies by a state or private education institution accredited or
temporarily authorized according to the law, including for participation in doctoral studies, are considered as
(3) The visa application must be accompanied by the following documents:
- proof of acceptance for studies from Valahia University of Targoviste, stating that the third-country national
will undeniably attend a full-time degree programme;
- proof of payment of the tuition fee for at least one year of studies (9 months in advance);
- proof of the financial means in amount of at least the country minimum net wage/month, for the entire
period specified in the visa;
- a criminal record certificate or another document that bears the same legal value.
Within three business days from arriving in Romania, all foreign citizens must be present and give a written
statement at the Targoviste Inspectorate for Immigration, announcing their arrival and estimated period of stay
in Romania. A representative of the Office for International Relations will assist foreign students in obtaining the
Residence Permit.
Note: More information on the site of Ministry of International Affairs:

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January 27, 2015

The Department for Studies in Foreign Languages has opened the pre-enrollment platform at .

Any potential candidate interested in our programmes and courses in foreign languages can apply for pre-enrollment on this platform in order to benefit from answers, personalized advices, and professional guidance from staff and professors in the field chosen for pre-enrollment. Therefore, if you are a graduate or you are going to graduate this year and you are interested in finding out if the educational experience we can offer answers your expectations you can save time and energy to reach the right answers by registering on the platform. We are here for you!


The Departament for Studies in Foreign Languages of Valahia University of Targoviste has been set up in 2012 with the aim of managing the study programmes in foreign languages and founding new ones aimed at answering the interest of our prospective students and the needs of the society in Romania and in Europe.The study programmes in foreign languages help our students affiming their career aspirations and the skills and competences they acquire boost their chances to successfully compete for jobs on the European common market Learn more...