The high school was founded in 1971, together with three other similar high schools in Bucharest, Iași, and Timișoara. Since 1993 it holds the name of mathematician Tiberiu Popoviciu (1906–1975), known for establishing the academic field of computer science in Romania.
- "Liceul de Informatică "Tiberiu Popoviciu", Cluj-Napoca". www.tpopoviciu.ro (in Romanian).
- (in Romanian) Official site