Universitatea Politehnica Timișoara (UPT)

Universitatea Politehnica Timișoara (UPT)

Politehnica University of Timisoara (UPT) is one of the biggest technical universities from Central and Eastern Europe. It was founded in 1920 as an answer to the need for engineers of the Romanian society in the context of the post WW1 economic recovery. During its existence, Politehnica University of Timisoara trained 131027 specialists, greatly appreciated on the national and international level for their competence.

In the Accelerate Future HEI project, UPT will be focusing on the Digital Transformation Institute – ID/IFR and e-Learning Centre.

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Faculty & Researchers

OUR VISION for entrepreneurial and innovative transformation

Strategic Embrace of Digital Evolution

UPT is committed to a comprehensive digital evolution in education and research. Starting with digitization and progressing through digitalization to digital transformation, this strategic approach has organically evolved from grassroots initiatives, guided by early adopters, and systematically implemented through university-wide policies.

Empowering the Future through Digital Transformation

UPT envisions its Digital Transformation Institute as a catalyst for digital evolution in education, research, and stakeholder engagement. With a mission to harness the full potential of digital technologies, the institute is dedicated to empowering individuals, advancing knowledge, and driving positive change in the region.

Pioneering the Digital Future

UPT’s overarching vision is to be at the forefront of education, research, and regional engagement in the digital world. By empowering the future through digital transformation, the university aims to play a leading role in shaping a digitally empowered society and contributing significantly to positive change.

Our Strengths

Enablers and ambassadors of digital transformation

University-wide digital architecture and ecosystem

Connecting research, education and the community across digital transformation