Technical University of Moldova

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Technical University of Moldova
UTM Chisinau - main entrance.jpg
Type Public university
Established 1964
Chancellor Viorel Bostan
Academic staff
10
Administrative staff
800
Undergraduates 18,000
Location Chişinău, Moldova
Website utm.md

The Technical University of Moldova (Romanian: Universitatea Tehnică a Moldovei) is a higher technical educational institution located in Chişinău, Moldova, and is the only such institute in the country to be accredited by the state.

History[edit]

The Technical University of Moldova was founded in 1964, under the name "The Polytechnic Institute of Chişinău," as a center for engineering and economic specialties from the Moldova State University.

The university had begun with 5140 students and 278 teachers within 5 faculties: Electrotechnics, Mechanics, Technology, Construction and Economy. Since 1964, the university has grown extensively, producing 66,000 specialists and becoming an important educational, scientific and cultural center.

Faculties[edit]

The university offers courses in about 80 specialties and specialisations, within the following 10 faculties:

  1. Faculty of Energetics
  2. Faculty of Engineering and Management in Mechanics
  3. Faculty of Engineering and Management in Machine Building
  4. Faculty of Engineering and Management in Electronics and Telecommunications (Before Electro-Physics faculty)
  5. Faculty of Computers, Informatics and Microelectronics (Before Electro-Physics faculty)
  6. Faculty of Technology and Management in Food Industry
  7. Faculty of Light Industry
  8. Faculty of Urbanism and Architecture
  9. Faculty of Cadastre, Geodesy and Constructions
  10. Faculty of Economic Engineering and Business

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Coordinates: 47°01′51″N 28°49′26″E / 47.0307°N 28.8239°E / 47.0307; 28.8239