Faculty of Biology and Geology

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The Faculty of Biology and Geology is one of the best known and highly praised faculties in this domain in Romania. Currently there are around 1,000 students enrolled in (undergraduate) specialisations in Biology, Biochemistry, Industrial Biotechnologies, Ecology and Environmental Protection, Geology and Geological Engineering and in the five master's studies specialisations. The Faculty is organized into four departments (Department of Molecular Biology and Biotechnology, Department of Taxonomy and Ecology, Department of Geology and Department of the Hungarian Line) and two Doctoral schools (Integrative Biology and Geology).
In the faculty there is a Hungarian line of study with the specialisations: Biology, Ecology and Environmental Protection, Geology (undergraduate level) and two master's specialisations.

  • Address: Str. 44 Gheorghe Bilaşcu Street, RO-400015, Cluj-Napoca
  • Tel.: +40 264 405300, int. 5334
  • Tel.: +40 264 431858
  • Fax: +40 264 431858
  • E-mail: bioge@ubbcluj.ro
  • Web: bioge.ubbcluj.ro

Specialisations

Field: Biology

  1. Specialisation BIOLOGY (3 years, full time) in Romanian and Hungarian

Selection criteria:

  • a. Baccalaureate score calculated as 70% of the final score for the Romanian line of study, respectively 50% for the Hungarian line of study
  • b. Multiple choice test from:
    • Biology 9th and 10th Grade (covering the baccalaureate syllabus) or
    • Biology 11th and 12th Grade (covering the baccalaureate syllabus) calculated as 30% of the final score for the Romanian line of study, respectively 50% for the Hungarian line of study or
    • Score of the "Emil Racovita" Biology competition for the Romanian line of study.

Final score is calculated on the algorithm:
              exam score
9,00  +  --------------------------------------
                         100
and for the Hungarian line of study the score of the "Apathy Istvan" Biology competition - calculated as 100% of the final score  

  1. Specialisation BIOCHEMISTRY (3 years, full time) in Romanian

Selection criteria:

  • a. Baccalaureate score calculated as 70% of the final score.
  • b. Multiple choice test from:
    • Biology 9th and 10th Grade (covering the baccalaureate syllabus) or Biology 11th and 12th Grade (covering the baccalaureate syllabus) calculated as 30% of the final score or
    • Score of the "Emil Racovita" Biology competition.

Final score is calculated on the algorithm:
              exam score
9,00  +  --------------------------------------
                         100

  1. Specialisation ENVIRONMENTAL BIOLOGY (3 years, full time) in Romanian

Selection criteria:

  • a. Baccalaureate score calculated as 70% of the final score.
  • b. Multiple choice test from:
    • Biology 9th and 10th Grade (covering the baccalaureate syllabus) or Biology 11th and 12th Grade (covering the baccalaureate syllabus) calculated as 30% of the final score or
    • Score of the "Emil Racovita" Biology competition.

Final score is calculated on the algorithm:
              exam score
9,00  +  --------------------------------------
                         100

Field: Environmental Science

  1. Specialisation ECOLOGY AND ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION (3 years, full time) in Hungarian and German

Selection criteria:

  • a. Baccalaureate score calculated as 70% of the final score for the German line of study, respectively 50% for the Hungarian line of study
  • b. Multiple choice test from:
    • Biology 9th-10th grade (covering the baccalaureate syllabus) or Biology 11th and 12th Grade (covering the baccalaureate syllabus) calculated as 30% of the final score for the German language, respectively 50% for the Hungarian line of study or
    • Score of the "Emil Racovita" Biology competition for the German language.

Final score is calculated on the algorithm:
              exam score
9,00  +  --------------------------------------
                         100
and for the Hungarian language the result of the "Apathy Istvan" Biology competition - calculated as 100% of the final score

Field: Applied Engineering Sciences

  1. Specialisation INDUSTRIAL BIOTECHNOLOGIES (4 years, full time) in Romanian

Selection criteria:

  • a. Baccalaureate score calculated as 70% of the final score.
  • b. Multiple choice test from:
    • Biology 9th and 10th Grade (covering the baccalaureate syllabus) or Biology 11th and 12th Grade (covering the baccalaureate syllabus) calculated as 30% of the final score or
    • Score of the "Emil Racovita" Biology competition.

Final score is calculated on the algorithm:
              exam score
9,00  +  --------------------------------------
                         100

Field: Geology

  1. Specialisation GEOLOGY (3 years, full time) in Romanian and Hungarian

Selection criteria for the Romanian line of study

  • a. Cover letter on a Pass/Fail basis (submitted upon registration)
  • b. Baccalaureate score calculated as 100% of the final score

Selection criteria for the Hungarian line of study

  • a. Baccalaureate score calculated as 70% of the final score.
  • b. Multiple choice test: Chapters from Physical Geography calculated as 30% of the final score

Field: Geological Engineering

  1. Specialisation GEOLOGICAL ENGINEERING (4 years, full time) in Romanian

Selection criteria:

  • a. Cover letter on a Pass/Fail basis (submitted upon registration)
  • b. Baccalaureate score calculated as 100% of the final score

Admission fee for Romanian citizens, European Union Citizens , European Economic Area citizens , and Swiss Confederation citizens . for the 2019 / 2020 academic year

EU: European Union; EEA: European Economic Area; SC: Swiss Confederation;

  • ADMISSION FEE = ADMISSION PROCESS + ADMISSION REGISTRATION
  • For tax reductions or waivers, please see our Admissions Regulations

UNDERGRADUATE LEVEL - Admission Process

Specialisation / Field Undergraduate level (lei)
Full time Distance Learning
All specialisations.
50 50

UNDERGRADUATE LEVEL - Admission registration

Specialisation / Field Undergraduate level (lei)
Full time Distance Learning
All specialisations. 70 70