In order to preserve the good academic standing of the university and its historical record of graduates with successful careers, the Romanian-American University selects its students thoroughly before admission. However, a staff member within the International Recruitment Office will always be available to answer your questions and guide you through the process.

Step 1

Complete the Contact Form

Step 2

Start your online application. Click here: Please have the required documents scanned (see below comprehensive list). You will be required to pay the application fee (50 EURO) through an online payment system

Step 3

Prepare for the online interview with the Admission Staff (within 5 days from receiving your scanned copies of the documents)

Step 4

Fulfill the requirements from the Conditional Offer issued by the University (e.g. obtain your final degree/qualification with a satisfactory grade)

Step 5

Wait for the Letter of Acceptance (issued by the Ministry of National Education in Romania)

Step 6

Pay the Tuition Fee for one year (more on Fees and Finances) either online by card or download the pro forma invoice and make the payment at your local bank

Step 7

Apply for a student Visa at the local Romanian Embassy or Consulate (more information on Visa Application)

Step 8

Buy your ticket to Bucharest and become a Romanian-American University Student!

Application Documentation

Please note that all documents should be authentic copies of the originals and where needed authenticated translations of the documents in English should be provided. Authentication can be obtained at the Romanian Embassy/Consulate or by legalizing at your local notary.

  • Application for the issuance of letter of acceptance to studies
  • 1 electronic, clear head photograph (3x5, passport style) in JPG/PNG format
  • Certified copy of the Birth certificate
  • Certified copy of the Travel Document - Passport/Travel Paper/National ID etc. according to applicable laws and regulations of transit
  • Authorized translation of the Medical Certificate - stating your medical ability to undergo studies at the University and the fact that you are not a carrier for any known contagious diseases of illnesses
  • Authorized translation of the transcript of records - the document that states the subjects learnt in high-school and the grades obtained. If you have not yet graduated please send transcripts for the past 3 years of high-school. if you apply for a Master Program, please send only the transcripts for the University years
  • Authorized translation of the final certificate of studies certified by a Romanian Embassy - High School Graduation Diploma stating your overall average grade in a qualification equivalent to the Romanian Baccalaureate and that would allow you to pursue Higher Education in your own country. If you apply for a Master Programs please send also the Bachelor Diploma. The certification is required only after you receive the Letter of Acceptance
  • Personal essay - Required only for Master Programs* (conditions of drafting)
  • Proof of English skills:
    • Either an internationally recognized English qualification certificate (IELTS grade 6.0 or higher, CAE grade C or higher, TOEFL iBT score 80 or higher)
    • Either proof of undergoing your previous education fully taught in English
    • Either obtain a pass in the Romanian-American University English Test