NEWS & EVENTS
2024
  1. Reunion of the National Council of Rectors
    On May 23-25, 2024, PhD Prof. Nicolae Istudor, ASE's Rector participates in the Reunion of the National Council of Rectors, hosted by the West University of Timisoara. The event is occasioned by the latter's 80th Anniversary. ASE's Rector conveys a congratulatory message and an anniversary plaque on behalf of our academic community.
  2. NISPAcee Annual Conference
    On May 23-25, 2024, PhD Prof. Constantin Marius Profiroiu, Vice-rector for International relations, participates in the 32nd NISPAcee Annual Conference organized by the Network of Institutes and Schools of Public Administration in Central and Eastern Europe. This year's topic is "Public Administration in Post-Conflict Reconstruction". The event is hosted by the Caucasus University in Tbilisi, Georgia. On this occasion, Prof. Profiroiu had a working meeting with Prof. Eka Akobia, President of NISPAcee. Photo gallery...
  3. Universities Conference
    On, May 21, 2024, the 4th Universities Conference on the topic of "Higher Education in Romania on the World Map of Education" was organized by the DC Media Group. ASE was represented by PhD Prof. Dorel Mihai Paraschiv, Vice-Rector for Liaison Liaison with the social and business environment, cooperation with students, who gave a short lecture. Debates focused on the following topics: the connection between higher education and research in Romania: ongoing projects, dual education, the digitalization of the educational process, preparing for the new academic year - educational offers for the new generation of students, the labor force crisis - labor market demands and university solutions, the competitive advantages of Romanian education on the world education market - international partnerships. Photo gallery...
  4. Accounting Research Workshop
    On May 18-19, 2024, ASE's Faculty of Accounting and Management Information Systems hosted an international ACCA IAAER ECRDP Workshop for young researchers. Guest speakers: Jacqueline Birt, University of Western Australia, Holger Daske, University of Mannheim, Leslie Hodder & Patrick Hopkins, Indiana University, Joanna Krassodomska, Krakow University of Economics, Katherine Schipper, Duke University, Donna Street, University of Dayton, Bruce Vivian, IFAC Head of Education. Photo...
  5. Workshop on Applied Mathematics
    On May 17-19, 2024 the Department of Applied Mathematics from ASE's Faculty of Economic Cybernetics, Statistics and Informatics organized a workshop at ASE's "Ion Gh. Rosca" Training Center Complex in Predeal. Photo gallery...
  6. ASE Job&Internship Fair 2024
    On May 15, 2024, ASE's Palace hosts the 9th Job&Internship Fair organized by ASE and the Alumni ASE Association, the Students' Union of the Bucharest University of Economic Studies - USASE, the Association of Faculties of Economics from Romania (AFER) and ASE's Foundation. Students and graduates have the opportunity to meet and discuss with representatives of more than 40 companies attending the event. Poster...
  7. ASE's team wins the gold medal at the National University Chess Championship!
    ASE's team dominated the National University Championship held in Timisoara on May 10-12, 2024, with 11.5 points ahead over the next university (the equivalent of 11 games won and one draw).
    In the individual competition, ASE's students Alessia Ciolacu and David Gavrilescu won the gold medals in the women's and men's events, while Andrei Dolana won the bronze medal in the men's blitz event.
    As a result, ASE's team is to represent Romania at the European Universities Championships, which will take place on July 12-24 in Debrecen-Miskolc, Hungary. ASE's team consisted of: David Gavrilescu, Andrei-Theodor Dolana, Alessia-Mihaela Ciolacu, Alexandra-Ioana Patru, Anamaria Rata, Andreea-Alexandra Schiopu, Alexia-Iuliana Marin, Robert-Alexandru Panait, Colin Grigorescu, Ion Vornicescu. Congratulations!
  8. ASE in Metaranking 2023
    ASE continues its ascending trend, being ranked 8th in the Metaranking 2023 - the annual official classification of higher education institutions, released on May 8, 2024 by the Ministry of Education. The classification comprises 28 out of the 52 Romanian state universities, evaluated on the latter's presence in international rankings recognized by the International Ranking Expert Group, Inventory of International Rankings (IREG).
  9. The White Night of Universities
    On May 17, 2024, the Institute of Financial Studies, the Financial Supervision Authority and the Bucharest University of Economic Studies organize the White Night of Universities - an event dedicated to university and high schools students.
    The event is hosted between 17:30-23:30h by ASE's Faculty of Finance and Banking - at the Paul Bran Building on 5-7 Mihail Moxa Street. Access is free of charge; the event program includes a series of financial literacy edutainment activities, meetings with personalities from different fields of the business and professional environment, personal development trainings, presentations of various career development opportunities etc.
  10. International Week in ASE 2024
    On May 8-10, 2024, ASE's International Relations Division organizes the 9th International Week in ASE, in hybrid format. The event program includes round tables, workshops, guest lectures, debates on various topics related to higher education internationalization. Event poster... Event program...
  11. Conferences organized by ASE's Faculties in May 2024
    • May 10-11: the 25th Conference of the Romanian Society of Probability and Statistics, organized in Timisoara by SPSR, ASE, the Romanian Academy and the Politehnica University of Timisoara. Website: https://spsr.ase.ro/spsr2024/;
    • May 15-17: the 46th Annual Congress of the European Accounting Association, organized in Bucharest by ASE's Faculty of Accounting and Management Information Systems. Website: https://eaa-online.org/congress-2024/;
    • May 17: the 17th International Conference on "Perspectives of Banking and Financial Law", organized by ASE's Faculty of Law. Website: https://drept.ase.ro/cercetare/conferinteinternationale/;
    • May 22: the Conference on "Economic Convergence in European Union. Sustainable development: trend or necessity?" (ECEU 2024), organized by ASE's Faculty of Theoretical and Applied Economics. Website: https://economie.ase.ro/conferinta-eceu-2024/;
    • May 23-24: the International Conference on "Informatics in Economy" - IE 2024, organized by the Department of Economic Informatics and Cybernetics from ASE's Faculty of Cybernetics, Statistics and Economic Informatics. Website: https://www.conferenceie.ase.ro/;
    • May 25-26: the International Conference on Finance and Banking FIBA 2024, organized by ASE's Faculty of Finance and Banking. Website: https://fin.ase.ro/fiba2024/index.asp.
  1. DNSC-ASE Partnership
    On April 25, 2024, a Delegation from the Romanian National Cyber Security Directorate (DNSC) was received by PhD Prof. Nicolae Istudor, ASE's Rector, and members of the University's management team. On the occasion, a partnership agreement was signed by DNSC and ASE, with participants exploring inter-institutional cooperation opportunities in the field of cyber security. Discussions focused on internships for ASE?s students at DNSC, the participation of DNSC experts as invited lecturers for classes organized by ASE's faculties, the accessing of European funds for joint projects, with a view to enhancing the cooperation and impact of the two partners in the economic field. This partnership agreement not only offers immediate advantages to the students and parties involved, but it also impacts society at large, contributing to the formation of highly skilled labor force, as well as the enhancement of cyber security and of sustainable economic development. Photo gallery...
  2. BNR - ASE Annual Conference
    On April 23, 2024, the BNR-ASE Annual Conference was held at the National Bank of Romania (BNR). This year's topic was "Perspectives on the development of the Romanian Banking Sector". The event was opened by Academician PhD Prof. Mugur Isarescu, Governor of BNR, and PhD Prof. Nicolae Istudor, Rector of ASE.
  3. ASE's presence at the Reunion of the Universitaria Consortium
    On April 18-20, 2024, a Delegation from ASE participated in the Reunion of the Universitaria Consortium, hosted by the "Alexandru Ioan Cuza" University of Iasi (UAIC). ASE's Delegation was led by PhD Prof. Nicolae Istudor, Rector, who made an address during the opening session, and PhD Prof. Gheorghe Hurduzeu, President of the University's Senate, and comprised vice-rectors and other members of the University's management team, as well as of the staff union. Panel discussions focused on current issues in higher education, contributions to the recognition of performance, the consolidation and development of educational policies in Romanian universities. The event was attended by representatives of the nine Romanian universities which are members of the Consortium. Photo gallery... (Photo credit - UAIC)
  4. ASE's participation in the AACSB International Conference & Annual Meeting in Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    On April 15-19, 2024, a Delegation from ASE participates in the AACSB International Conference & Annual Meeting in Atlanta, Georgia, USA. The Delegation comprises PhD Prof. Constantin Marius Profiroiu, Vice-rector for International Relations, and PhD Prof. Liviu Cotfas, Director of International Relations. The event brings together over 1300 representatives of business educators from over 60 countries. On this occasion, ASE's delegation is to visit the University of Georgia and have meetings with the Vice president for International relations, the dean of the College of Business and the dean of the School of Public and International Affairs.
  5. ASE's Delegation at Swansea University, Great Britain
    On April 10-12, 2024, PhD Prof. Constantin Marius Profiroiu, vice-rector for International relations, is paying a working visit to Swansea University, Great Britain, the host of the Annual Conference of the European University Association (EUA). The program of the visit included meetings and discussions with representatives of Swansea University: Prof. Judith Lamie - Vice-rector for International relations, Prof Fiona Jordan - International Relation Director - School of Management, and Prof. Helen Griffith - Vice-rector for Research. Discussions focused on topics related to: collaboration in the field of scientific research with a view to participating in the EU's Horizon Europe funding program, organizing a future summer school, opportunities for organizing a dual degree study program, joint supervision of Doctoral theses building on the models both institutions already have, the participation of Swansea University academics as invited speakers at the conferences organized by ASE, providing mutual support in view of obtaining AACSB accreditation by both universities. Photo gallery...
  6. ASE in QS World University Rankings by Subject 2024
    The Bucharest University of Economic Studies continues to be present in the QS World University Rankings by Subject 2024, released on April 10, 2024. ASE is included in the field of Social Sciences and Management, ranked 1st in Romania and 401-450th overall in the field of Economics and Econometrics, as well as 601-620th overall in the field of Business and Management. Details...
  7. Order of "Industrial and Commercial Merit" in the rank of Commander
    The Bucharest University of Economic Studies received the Order of "Industrial and Commercial Merit" in the rank of Commander, awarded by the President of Romania, Klaus Iohannis, on the occasion of the Financial Education Day, as a sign of appreciation for ASE's special merits and contribution to the promotion of economic and financial education, by disseminating specific knowledge and developing responsible economic behaviors. The ceremony took place on April 11, 2024, during the second edition of the "Financial Education Forum" Conference, on the topic of "Digital safety of users of financial products and services", held at the National Bank of Romania. PhD Prof. Nicolae Istudor, ASE's Rector, received the "Industrial and Commercial Merit" Order in the rank of Commander on behalf of the university. Prof. Istudor also delivered a presentation during the ensuing conference. Photo gallery...
  8. European Week 2024
    On April 22-26, 2024, ASE co-organizes the European Week 2024, in cooperation with leading higher education institutions - Estonian Business School, HEC Paris, HEC Debats, Kozminski University, POLIMI School of Management, Rotterdam School of Management, Erasmus University, TUM School of Management, TUM Speakers Series and Vlerick Business School. Details... Video...
  9. ASE at the 2024 EUA Annual Conference
    On April 10-12, PhD Prof. Constantin Marius Profiroiu, ASE's Vice-rector for International Relations, participates in the 2024 Annual Conference of the European University Association - EUA), hosted by the University of Swansea, Great Britain. This year's topic is "Universities in Europe: integrity in a time of change", aiming to examine the capacity of European universities to cope with change and shape societal transformations, while remaining true to their core character, values and missions. Prof. Profiroiu's program includes visiting Swansea University, founded in 1920, and participation in academic cooperation activities, organized by the UNICA Network of Universities from the Capitals of Europe.
  10. Conferral Ceremony of the Honorary Title of Doctor Honoris Causa to Mr. Alain Juppe
    On April 5, 2024, ASE conferred the Honorary Title of Doctor Honoris Causa to Mr. Alain Juppe, former Prime-minister of France, in recognition for his exceptional merits in France and Europe. The Ceremony was part of the anniversary events occasioned by the celebration of 111 years since the establishment of the Bucharest University of Economic Studies. Photo gallery...
  11. Conferral Ceremony for the "Virgil Madgearu" Academic Merit with Gold Medal to PhD Prof. Ioana Crenguta Leaua
    On April 3, 2024, the Bucharest University of Economic Studies conferred the "Virgil Madgearu" Academic Merit with Gold Medal to PhD Prof. Ioana Crenguta Leaua, professor at ASE's Faculty of Law, a prominent personality on International Commercial Law and International Arbitration, for her contribution to enhancing the University's prestige at national and international level and the development of higher education in Romania. Photo gallery...
  1. 111 Years of Academic Excellence at ASE!
    During the first week of April 2024, the Bucharest University of Economic Studies celebrates 111th years since its establishment by Royal Decree on April 6, 1913, under the name of the Academy of High Commercial and Industrial Studies. Vivat, Crescat, Floreat! Anniversary program...
  2. Conference on "Insurance. Current and Future Policies"
    On March 28, 2024, ASE's Aula Magna hosted the Conference entitled "Insurance. Current and Future Policies", organized by ASE in partnership with the Association for Economic and Social Studies and Forecasts (ASPES) and the Financial Supervision Authority (ASF). The plenary session was opened by PhD Prof. Nicolae Istudor, ASE's Rector and benefited from the participation of government representatives and insurance experts.
  3. ASE's Faculties' Deans for the 2024-2029 mandate
    On March 27, 2024, ASE's University's Senate validated the newly elected Deans of ASE's Faculties for the 2024-2029 mandate. Congratulations and success to the entire team! Deans...
  4. Free of charge courses in Macroeconomics
    During the second semester of the current academic year, ASE's Management team offers first year students the opportunity to participate in free of charge extracurricular courses in Macroeconomics. The courses are scheduled between March 29 - May 24 on the blended learning platform.
  5. Workshop on Economic Policy
    On March 21, 2024, ASE hosted the first workshop organized as part of the project entitled "Place-based Economic Policy in the EU's Periphery - fundamental research in collaborative development and local resilience. Projections for Romania and Moldova - PEPER", financed by the National Plan for Recovery and Resilience, Component 9, I8, CF 275/2022. The event was opened by PhD Prof. Constantin Marius Profiroiu, Vice-rector for International relations, PhD Prof. Andre Torre, Universite Paris-Saclay, project director, and Dr. Anca Dragu, Governor of the National Bank of Moldova. Photo gallery...
  6. Workshop - Duncan Wardle in ASE
    On March 19, 2024, starting 10h, ASE's Aula Magna hosts the workshop delivered by Duncan Wardle, former Head of Innovation and Creativity at Disney. To register, please fill in the form... Event poster... Details on the invited speaker are available here...
  7. Contest for pupils organized by ASE
    On April 1-5, 2024, ASE in partnership with the "A. D. Xenopol" Economic College and the "Tudor Vianu" National College of Computer Science organize the 10th Interdisciplinary Economics Contest for High School Pupils entitled "Today's Pupils, Tomorrow's Professionals". The contest includes Training Firm Fairs and Essay Competitions and is open to participants from high schools and national colleges throughout the country, and it is included in the National Olympiad Calendar.
  8. Painting exhibition in ASE's Palace
    On March 1- April 30, 2024, the "Cecilia Cutescu Storck" Art Gallery from ASE's Palace hosts the Painting exhibition entitled "Motherhood", with works by artist Mioara Mitu, curator Florentin Gabriel Niculescu. The exhibition displays 76 paintings, on dedicated to female figures, a topic dear to the artist. Photo gallery...
  9. Visit to ASE
    On March 6, 2024, ASE received the visit of an official Delegation from the University of Hyogo (Japan) comprising PhD Prof. Makoto Kosaka, President, and PhD Prof. Carmen Sapunaru-Tamas, President's advisor on International relations. The Delegation was welcomed by PhD Prof. Marius Profiroiu, Vice-rector for International relations, and discussions focused on cooperation opportunities for our two universities, especially joint projects to be undertaken under the aegis of the satellite office which the Japanese university is to open in ASE. The Delegation also met with members of ASE's Division for International relations and ASE's Centre for Japanese Studies. Photo gallery...
  10. ASE's New management team
    ASE's Rector, PhD Prof. Nicolae Istudor, appointed the Vice-rectors and presented the managerial team for 2024 - 2029 mandate before the University's Senate, as follows:
    • PhD Associate prof. Ionela Costica, Vice-rector for Education
    • PhD Prof. Dorel Paraschiv, Vice-rector for Liaison with the social and business environment, cooperation with students
    • PhD Prof. Paul Pocatilu, Vice-rector for Development of the IT infrastructure and logistics
    • PhD Prof. Constantin Marius Profiroiu, Vice-rector for International Relations
    • PhD Prof. Alina Dima, Vice-rector for Scientific research, development and innovation
    • PhD Prof. Nicu Marcu, Vice-rector for Economic and Financial Management
    • PhD Prof. Dan Gabriel Dumitrescu, Vice-rector for Management of human resources and European funds

    Congratulations and success to the entire team! Photo gallery...

  11. Study visit from University of Hyogo
    On March 4-6, 2024, ASE receives the visit of a group of 20 Japanese students and 3 academic staff members from the University of Hyogo, ASE's partner. The program includes activities jointly undertaken with ASE students, as part of the Global Leader Education Program (GLEP) of the Japanese university.
    The program of the Japanese Delegation includes meetings with PhD Prof. Marius Profiroiu, Vice-rector for International relations, with the members of ASE's Centre for Japanese Studies, academics and students from the Bachelor's program in Applied Modern Languages organized by ASE's Faculty of International Business and Economics, as well as students enrolled in the optional Japanese language course. Visitors participate in joint academic and cultural activities, to get to familiarized our university and life in Bucharest. Photo gallery...
  1. PhD Prof. Nicolae Istudor - confirmed as Rector of the Bucharest University of Economic Studies
    PhD Professor Nicolae Istudor was confirmed as Rector of the Bucharest University of Economic Studies by Ministerial Order No. 3923 issued on February 28, 2024, for a five-year mandate starting from March 5, 2024.
    Prof. Istudor was re-elected as Rector of the Bucharest University of Economic Studies on February 22, 2024, with 84.62% of the votes expressed by the voters from ASE's academic community who participated in the electoral process in large numbers - i.e. a voter turnout of 87.05% was registered. During its Extraordinary Meeting of February 28, ASE's University's Senate unanimously validated the result of the voting process for the election of ASE's Rector.
    Prof. Istudor has been ASE's Rector and authorizing officer since 2016, previously acting as a Vice-rector between 2008-2016. Photo gallery...
  2. ASE's team winner of the "MATTEI DOGAN" Award
    On February 27, 2024, ASE's team comprising PhD Associate prof. Simona Oprea and PhD Prof. Adela Bara was bestowed the prestigious "MATTEI DOGAN" Award during the Romanian Research Gala 2024, at the Social Sciences and Economics Sections. ASE's researchers were awarded the Grand Trophy and a prize amounting to 300000 ron.
    The Romanian Research Gala is an initiative of the Ministry of Research, Innovation and Digitization, to promote exceptional results in Romanian research; it grants 300000 ron to each of the most important 11 science and technology projects undertaken by the country's leading researchers.
    ASE also recognized the merits of Prof. Oprea and Bara by bestowing each of them the Researcher of the Year Award at ASE's Gala of Excellence, an award granted as a token of ASE's aim at stimulating and acknowledging quality scientific research. Congratulations! Photo gallery...
  3. Conference entitled "The Role of MIKTA in a Challenging World"
    On February 29, 2024, ASE's Aula Magna hosts the Conference entitled "The Role of MIKTA in a Challenging World" organized by ASE's Faculty of International Business and Economics and the Embassies in Bucharest of the MIKTA group - Mexico, Indonesia, Republic of Korea, Turkey and Australia. Speakers: H.E. Mr. Meidyatama Suryodiningrat, Ambassador of the Republic of Indonesia in Bucharest, H.E. Mr. Amparo Erendira Anguiano Rodriguez, Ambassador of the United Mexican States in Bucharest, H.E. Mr. Kap-soo Rim, Ambassador of the Republic of Korea in Bucharest, H.E. Mr. Ozgur Kivanc Altan, Ambassador of the Republic of Turkiye in Bucharest, PhD Prof. Clara Volintiru and PhD Associate prof. Roxana Voicu Dorobantu, ASE. Moderator: PhD Associate prof. Roxana Voicu Dorobantu. Event poster...
  4. ASE - member of the WELLBEING ACADEMY Consortium
    ASE is a member of the Wellbeing Academy Consortium dedicated to students' mental health and wellbeing, coordinated by Harvard Medical School and UBBMed Romania under the aegis of the World Health Organization. Details...
  5. Conferences organized by ASE's Faculties in March 2024
    March 21-23, 2024: The 18th International Conference on Business Excellence "Smart Solutions for a Sustainable Future", organized by the Society for Business Excellence and ASE's Faculty of Business Administration in Foreign Languages in partnership with the Faculty of Agrifood and Environmental Economics and the Faculty of International Business and Economics; website: https://bizexcellence.ro/icbe-conference/.
  6. Admission to ASE's MBA programs 2024
    ASE has launched registrations for the MBA Master's programs organized by the Faculty of Bucharest Business School: the "Romanian-Canadian MBA (in English)" organized by ASE in partnership with Universite du Quebec a Montreal (UQAM), Canada, (website: https: //canadian-mba.ro/, e-mail address: office@canadian-mba.ro), the "Romanian-French MBA - INDE (in English)" organized by ASE in collaboration with Conservatoire National des Arts et Metiers (CNAM) Paris (website: https://inde.ro/, e-mail address: inde@ase.ro), the "MBA in Energy (in English)" organized by ASE (website: https://energy.fabiz.ase.ro/, e-mail address: office@bbs.ase.ro). Details regarding the admission process can be found in the Admission Methodology for Master's programs - information in English and information in Romanian.
  7. Congratulations to all colleagues who passed the public recruitment exams for academic positions!
    On February 19, 2024, PhD Prof. Nicolae Istudor, ASE's Rector, PhD Prof. Gheorghe Hurduzeu, President of the University's Senate, and other members of the Board of Trustees, congratulated the colleagues who passed the public recruitment exams at the end of the first semester of the 2023-2024 academic year. Out of them, 12 became Professors, 20 - Associate professors, 16 - Assistant professors and 12 - Teaching Assistants. ASE's management team expressed their congratulations and wishes for a successful and rewarding teaching and research career in ASE. Photo gallery...
  8. Graduation Ceremony in ASE's Aula Magna
    On February 15, 2024, ASE's Aula Magna hosted the Graduation Ceremony for students completing the Postgraduate professional training program for Customs experts, undertaken by ASE in partnership with the Romanian Customs Authority. The ceremony was attended by program alumni, PhD Prof. Dorel Mihai Paraschiv - Vice-rector for Liaison with the social and business environment and cooperation with students and program director, as well as by Mr. Alexandru Ioan Dudu, Vice-president of the Romanian Customs Authority. Photo gallery...
  9. Admission to ASE 2024 Campaign
    ASE continues the Admission 2024 Campaign by participating in Educational Fairs, visiting colleges and high schools and welcoming groups of pupils to its campus. Interested future candidates are provided with details on the Educational Offer for Bachelor's studies, the admission procedure, student and professional opportunities. Photo gallery...
  10. "Becoming a leader", Fourth Edition
    On February 12-16, 2024, ASE and its partners from the business environment organize the fourth edition of the program entitled "Becoming a Leader". This innovative program aims at developing young professionals' leadership skills and for successful careers. This edition is coordinated by Dorel Mihai Paraschiv, ASE's Vice-rector for Liaison with the business environment and cooperation with students, Mariana Gheorghe, Former Chief Executive Officer OMV Petrom SA, Serban Toader, Former Senior Partner KPMG, and benefits from the input of key trainers from the academic and business environments. Photo gallery...
  11. Visit to ASE
    On February 9, 2024, PhD Prof. Marius Constantin Profiroiu, Vice-rector for International Relations, received the visit of a Delegation from International Economic Forum of the Americas (IEFA), Canada. The Delegation comprised Nicholas Remillard - Chief Executive Officer and Francisca Insulza - Vice president, Partner Relations and Strategic Growth. Discussions focused on the organization of an event for foreign investors, with ASE acting as partner. Photo gallery...
  12. Inter-semestrial holiday
    On February 12 - 18, 2024, the academic calendar stipulates the inter-semestrial holiday for students and academic staff members. Enjoy your holiday!
  13. ASE among the top 10% universities in the world, according to Webometrics - Ranking Web of Universities 2024
    According to Webometrics - Ranking Web of Universities 2024, published in January 2024, the Bucharest University of Economic Studies is ranked among the top 10% universities in the world, being ranked 1095th overall (from 11989 institutions). ASE continues its ascending trend at national level, being ranked 3rd in Romania (from 102 institutions evaluated), and 432nd in Europe (from 6009 institutions). The ranking is elaborated by Cybermetrics, Spain - https://www.webometrics.info/en/world. Press release...
  14. Visit to ASE
    On February 7, 2024, PhD Prof. Marius Constantin Profiroiu, Vice-rector for International relations, had a working meeting with his counterpart, Prof. Judith Lamie, form Swansea University, UK, ranked 233rd at world level by Times Higher Education. Discussions focused on the initiation of a partnership between ASE and the British university, and mutual assistance in the AACSB accreditation process. Photo gallery...
  15. Human Resources Strategy for Researchers (HRS4R) at ASE
    Learn More about the Human Resources Strategy for Researchers (HRS4R) at ASE, recognized through the HR Excellence in Research Award bestowed by the European Commission to institutions aligning with the European Charter for Researchers.
    For further details, explore cercetare.ase.ro and delve into our commitment to continuous improvement in human resource management, in accordance with the European Charter for Researchers and the Code of Conduct for the Recruitment of Researchers. Our university was honored with the "HR Excellence in Research" distinction on September 7, 2020, reflecting our unwavering dedication to fostering an environment conducive to research excellence.
  16. ASE's Board of Trustees' Newsletter - October-December 2023
    The October-December 2023 issue of ASE's Board of Trustees' Newsletter can be read here...
  1. Newly elected President of ASE's University's Senate
    On January 31, 2024, the new University's Senate of the Bucharest University of Economic Studies, elected PhD Prof. Gheorghe Hurduzeu as its President for the 2024-2029 mandate. Prof. Hurduzeu holds a Bachelor's degree in Economics from ASE (1987-1992), a Bachelor's degree in Law from the University of Bucharest (1991-1995), and a Doctoral Degree in Economics (1994-1998) from ASE. He has been an academic staff member with ASE's Faculty of International Business and Economics since 2005, has held various managerial positions at institutional level, and has worked for various national bodies as a researcher, lawyer or adviser on economic issues. Photo gallery...
  2. Erasmus+ Educational Offer
    ASE's International Relations Department published the Erasmus+ Educational Offer for the 2024-2025 academic year. Registrations are open between February 5-16! The Educational Offer is available here...
  3. 2024 Admission to ASE Campaign
    During January 29 - February 2, ASE organized the 2024 Admission to ASE Campaign, during which representatives of the Marketing and Communication Office visited 29 colleges and high schools in Bucharest. During the meetings with the high school students and their teachers, ASE's representatives presented details on the Admission contest and the Bachelor's educational offer for the 2024 Admission contest, and also distributed informative materials to support future candidates at ASE.
  4. Delegation from Azerbaijan to ASE
    On January 26, 2024, PhD Prof. Constantin Marius Profiroiu, Vice-Rector for International Relations, had a meeting with his counterpart, Prof. Bakhtiyar Badalov, Vice-Rector at Azerbaijan Technical University, and other representatives of the guest university. Discussions revolved around the interest of the Azerbaijani side to collaborate with our university for MBA programs in the energy field, as well as for joint research projects. Photo gallery...
  5. ASE - member of the Sustainable Development Solutions Network (SDSN)
    In January 2024, ASE became an institutional member of the Sustainable Development Solutions Network (SDSN). ASE aims to continue its efforts towards establishing a national network - SDSN Romania, to reunite institutions interested in knowledge development for sustainable development in Romania, namely universities, research institutes, and non-governmental organizations. SDSN membership gives us the opportunity to be in contact with globally recognized experts in the field of sustainable development, to develop new partnerships for research, development of solutions or substantiation of public policies, to promote our activities at high visibility events and to identify and access complementary sources of funding.
  6. Newly elected President of USASE
    Doctoral student Claudia Maria Miu, Alumna of ASE's Faculty of Marketing, is the new President of the Students' Union of the Bucharest University of Economic Studies (USASE) and the new student representative in ASE's Board of Trustees. May her activity be successful! We thank Doctoral student Andra Mecu, former President of USASE for the achievements obtained during her mandate! Photo gallery...
  7. ASE's Rector - Awarded the Excellence Award for Academic Management
    On January 23, 2024, ASE's Rector, PhD Prof. Nicolae Istudor, was bestowed the Excellence Award for Academic Management during the event entitled "One Thought: Romania", the 4th edition of the Excellence Gala "Together We Protect Romania". The event was hosted by the Royal Palace on the occasion of the 165th Anniversary since the Union of the Romanian Principalities. During the event, awards were bestowed to outstanding personalities, acting as models of good practice and providing solutions and ideas for overcoming the multiple crises of these last years, from the following fields: national defense, diplomacy, energy, medicine, industry, agriculture, education and research, finance, culture and sport, entrepreneurship, digitization and cyber security, construction and infrastructure, transport. The event was organized by the MediaUno Press Group, the Department for Sustainable Development, the National Institute of Statistics and the MediaUno Association. Photo gallery...
  8. Visit to ASE
    On January 22, 2024, PhD Prof Nicolae Istudor, ASE's Rector, and PhD Prof. Constantin Marius Profiroiu, Vice-rector for International Relations, received the visit of the Ambassador of the Republic of Turkey to Romania, His Excellency Mr. Ozgur Kivanc Altan. Photo gallery...
  9. ASE - in the jury of the "Best Managed Companies" competition
    On January 18, 2024, PhD Prof. Dorel Mihai Paraschiv, Vice-rector for Liaison with the social and business environment and cooperation with students, represented our university, as a jury member for the second edition of the "Best Managed Companies" competition. Discussions revolved around the four pillars analyzed by the program - strategy, culture and commitment, innovation and resources, governance and financial aspects. This competition evaluates the performances of Romanian entrepreneurial businesses and awards were bestowed to the best performing companies. Photo gallery... (credit: Ziarul Financiar).
  10. ASE at Seoul International Seminar
    On January 18-19, 2024, PhD Prof. Marius Profiroiu, Vice-Rector for International Relations, represented ASE at the international seminar "New Weberian State as a Model for Reform and Reform of Current Models", organized by the Seoul National University, under the coordination of professors Tobin Im, from Seoul National University, and Geert Bouckaert, from the Katholieke Universiteit Leuven. Prof. Profiroiu delivered a keynote speech entitled "Towards a New Public Governance: The challenges of designing coherent public administration reform". Debates focused on the role of the state and pf and the market in the "New Weberian model". Prof. Profiroiu presented the case of Romania, where there are elements of New Public Management, and the traditional model of public administration, as well as the challenges related to the changes needed in the current national context. Ten case studies were presented for 10 countries, including Romania. Photo gallery...
  11. Meeting of ASE's University's Senate
    On January 17, 2024, the Aula Magna hosted the final meeting of the members of ASE's University's Senate in office during 2020-2024. For 4 years, the Board of Trustees and the University's Senate have successfully overcome all great challenges, beginning with the pandemic period; they have worked together for the smooth running of the University's activities and its development on multiple levels, which led to outstanding achievements for the University and its academic community, both at national and at international level. At the end of the meeting, ASE's Rector, PhD Prof. Nicolae Istudor, thanked the President of the University's Senate, PhD Prof. Dumitru Miron, for his entire activity in this position and bestowed him the ASE 110 Anniversary Trophy. Prof. Istudor also expressed his appreciation for the work of the chairmen of the University's Senate Committees and of all senators. Photo gallery...
  12. Scientific events 2024
    Throughout 2024, ASE organizes more than 35 scientific events in the fields which it organizes education and research programs in. For details, please access https://cercetare.ase.ro/conferences.
  13. Meeting with the business environment in ASE
    On January 11, 2024, ASE held a meeting between the University's management team and representatives of the business environment, to discuss about the procedure for the initiation of an MBA program in the field of Economics of Education, for directors of educational units, civil servants and employees of institutions directly subordinated or related to the Ministry of Education. ASE was represented by PhD Prof. Nicolae Istudor - Rector, PhD Prof. Dorel Mihai Paraschiv - Vice-rector for Liaison with the social and business environment and cooperation with students, PhD Prof. Roxana Sarbu - Vice-rector for Education, PhD Assoc. prof. Vasile Alecsandru Strat - Dean of ASE's Bucharest Business School, PhD Assoc. prof. Tanase Stamule - Dean of the Faculty of Business Administration in foreign languages, and PhD Prof. Cristina Dragoi - Director of the Division for Liaison with the Business Environment. Participants from the business environment: representatives of Ernst & Young: Mr. Bogdan Ion - Country Managing Partner Romania & Moldova, Ms. Adriana Tabac - Associate Director and Mr. Andrei Radu - Assistant Director, and representatives of the World Bank: Ms. Alina Sava - Education Specialist and Mr. Catalin Pauna - Senior Economist. Photo gallery...
  14. Completion of postgraduate course
    On January 11, 2024, ASE's "Virgil Madgearu" Room hosted the meeting occasioned by the successful completion of the postgraduate course on "Specialization in Financial Investigations and Economic Crime". Trainees were congratulated for the results obtained by ASE's Rector, PhD Prof. Nicolae Istudor, and by other members of the university's management team. Photo gallery...
  15. Conferral Ceremony of the Honorary Title of Doctor Honoris Causa
    On January 17, 2024, ASE's Aula Magna hosts the Conferral Ceremony for the Title of Doctor Honoris Causa to PhD Professor Tudorel Toader, Rector of "Alexandru Ioan Cuza" University of Iasi awarded by ASE's University's Senate following the proposal of the Faculty of Law. Poster...
  16. Guided tour of ASE
    On January 8, 2024, the University resumed the guided tours offered to prospective candidates. ASE received the first visit this year - 90 students from the "George Cosbuc" Bilingual National College from Bucharest, accompanied by teaching staff. The students and teachers were welcomed in the Aula Magna, where they received information about the Educational offer of ASE's faculties, details about the admission process, about educational and professional opportunities, as well as about study mobility abroad. The students visited the university campus, amphitheaters, the library, sports halls, and were involved in Q&A sessions with representatives of the Marketing and Communications Office. Photo gallery...
  17. Teaching activities start again!
    On the January 8, 2024, teaching activities for Bachelor's and Master's degree programs start again. The exam session of the first semester takes place between January 22 and February 11. May we all have a successful New Year and first exam session for the current academic year!