About RAU

Romanian-American University (RAU) — private non-profit university. It is located in Bucharest, Romania. The higher education institution was founded not so long ago — in 1991 — which is why it is considered one of the youngest in the country.

RAU offers bachelor and master programs in different fields of study.

Bucharest, Romania
Establishment year

RAU tuition fees

The academic calendar at RAU is divided into two semesters, as in many other universities in Romania. For convenience, tuition fees are calculated per year. Locals and foreigners study at RAU for the same price — from 3,646 USD per year. The educational institution helps with tuition fees through financial support programs. They are available to local and international students. On the official website of the university, you can find all the up-to-date information on tuition fees and available scholarships.

Accommodation, transportation, study materials, meals and personal expenses are all things to consider before applying to university.

Academic calendar
Financial Aidallowances and other types of social assistance
Bachelorcitizens and foreigners
3,646 USD/year
Mastercitizens and foreigners
3,860 USD/year

Bachelor degree at RAU

Before applying, you need to pass the IELTS exam. The IELTS score is not lower than 6.


Master's degree at RAU

It is impossible to enter RAU for a master's program without confirming knowledge of the English language. You can do this by passing IELTS or TOEFL. The minimum TOEFL score for admission is 65. IELTS — 5.5 or higher.


RAU campus

RAU has an urban campus, which provides students with many options for study and recreation. The abundance of museums, theaters and cinemas creates opportunities for the cultural development of young people. In the city, there are also large companies that offer internships.

The university has a library where students can do their homework, write scientific papers or just read interesting books. The educational institution cares about the physical health of students, therefore it provides a number of opportunities to strengthen physical fitness: sports grounds, clubs and various sports events. The exchange of intercultural experience occupies a special place in training at RAU. The educational institution regularly invites foreign students to participate in exchange programs and organizes various joint events.

Campus Type
Sport Facilities

What to do after graduation

If you want to stay in Romania after graduation, one of your options is to apply for a work visa. To do this, you need to get an offer from an employer. You can find other options for immigration in our article.

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