Faculty of History and Philosophy

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The Faculty of History and Philosophy is the successor of the Faculty of Letters and Philosophy which activated in the University of Cluj between 1872 and 1948. After a series of changes which occurred between 1948 and 1959 a decision was taken to adopt a curriculum with a historical-philosophical content, combining philosophy and history, maintained until 1989. After 1990, taking into account the experience of prestigious departments and faculties in other countries, the Faculty of History and Philosophy has taken important steps towards modernizing its structure and teaching programmes.
The Faculty of History and Philosophy comprises eight departments: Department of Ancient History and Archaeology, Department of Medieval History, Pre-Modern History and Art History, Department of Modern History, Archiving and Ethnology, Department of International Studies and Contemporary History, Department of History in Hungarian, Department of Philosophy, Department of Pre-Modern and Romanian Philosophy, Department of Philosophy in Hungarian. Add to this several research centres or independent research institutes - Institute of Pre- and Protohistory, Institute of Classical Studies, Centre of Studies for Dacian and Roman History and Archaeology, Institute of Central European Studies (ISCE), Institute of Oral History, Institute of International Studies, The Altiero Spinelli Centre for studying European Organization (CASSOE), Seminary of Anthropological History, Seminary of Historical Demography, Italian-Romanian Institute of Historical Studies, Centre for Ancient and Medieval Studies, Centre for Applied Philosophy (CFA).

  • Address: 1 Mihail Kogălniceanu Street, Cluj-Napoca, RO-400084
  • Tel.: +40 264 405300, int. 5326
  • Tel.: +40 264 405300, int. 5275
  • Fax: +40 264 591906
  • E-mail: hiphi@hiphi.ubbcluj.ro
  • Web: hiphi.ubbcluj.ro

Specialisations

History Field

  1. Specialisation Archaeology and Classical Studies (in English) - full time

Selection criteria:

  • Interview based on a project meant to prove the ability to learn theresearch methodology, orientation in the specialized literature, grading the originality of the initiative - 75%
  • Score of the graduation exam - 25%
  1. Specialisation Society, Art, Identities in Central Europe. From Middle Ages to Modernity (in Romanian) - full time
  2. Specialisation History and Socio-Anthropology of Modern Times (in Romanian) - full time
  3. Specialisation History of South-Eastern Europe (in Romanian) - full time
  4. Specialisation History, Memory and Orality in the 20th Century (in Romanian) - full time

Selection criteria (for specialisations 9.2-9.5):

  • Interview based on a project meant to prove the ability to learn theresearch methodology, orientation in the specialized literature, grading the originality of the initiative - 100%
  1.   Specialisation Research and Capitalization of Cultural Heritage (in Hungarian) - full time

Selection criteria:

  • Interview based on a project meant to prove the ability to learn theresearch methodology, orientation in the specialized literature, grading the originality of the initiative - 50%
  • Score of the graduation exam - 50%

Communication Sciences Field

  1. Specialisation Information and Documentation Sciences (in Romanian) - full time

International Relations and European Studies Field

  1. Specialisation Contemporary History and International Relations (in Hungarian) - full time

Selection criteria (for specialisations 7, 8):

  • Interview based on a project meant to prove the ability to learn the research methodology, orientation in the specialized literature, grading the originality of the initiative - 100%
  1. Specialisation Leadership and communication in international organizations (in Romanian) - full time

Selection criteria:

  • Argumentative portfolio on a PASS/ FAIL basis: candidate will submit a CV with the file (maximum 3 pages) and a professional and research career development plan (maximum 4 pages).
  • Classification criteria for students admitted after the evaluation test:
    • Score of the graduation exam - 75%
    • Average score of the years of study - 25%
  1. Specialisation Evaluation of European Policies and Public Programmes (in Romanian) - full time

Selection criteria:

  • Argumentative portfolio on a PASS/ FAIL basis: candidate will submit a CV with the file (maximum 3 pages) and a professional and research career development plan (maximum 4 pages).
  • Classification criteria for students admitted after the evaluation test:
    • Score of the graduation exam - 50%
    • Average score of the years of study - 50%

Political Sciences Field

  1. Specialisation Security Management in Contemporary Society (in Romanian) - full time and part time learning

Selection criteria:

  • Argumentative portfolio on a PASS/ FAIL basis: candidate will submit a CV with the file (maximum 3 pages) and a professional and research career development plan (maximum 4 pages).
  • Classification criteria for students admitted after the evaluation test:
    • Score of the graduation exam - 75%
    • Average score of the years of study - 25%
  1.   Specialisation Security, Intelligence and Competitiveness in Organizations (in Romanian) - full time

Selection criteria:

  • Argumentative portfolio on a PASS/ FAIL basis: candidate will submit a CV with the file (maximum 3 pages) and a professional and research career development plan (maximum 4 pages).
  • Classification criteria for students admitted after the evaluation test:
    • Score of the graduation exam - 50%
    • Average score of the years of study - 50%

Philosophy Field

  1. Specialisation Ancient and Medieval Philosophy (in Romanian) - full time
  2. Specialisation Philosophy, Culture, Communication (in Romanian) - full time

Cultural Studies Field

  1. Specialisation Jewish Studies (in Romanian) - full time
  2. Specialisation Heritage and Cultural Tourism (in Romanian) - full time

Selection criteria (for specialisations 13-16):

  • Interview based on a project meant to prove the ability to learn the research methodology, orientation in the specialized literature, grading the originality of the initiative - 50%

Philosophy Field

  1. Specialisation Critical Theory and Multicultural Studies (in Hungarian) - full time

Selection criteria:

  • Interview based on a project meant to prove the ability to learn the research methodology, orientation in the specialized literature, grading the originality of the initiative - 50%
  • Score of the graduation exam - 50%

Admission fee for Romanian citizens, European Union Citizens , European Economic Area citizens , and Swiss Confederation citizens . for the 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

MASTER'S LEVEL - Admission Process

Specialisation / Field

Master's Level (lei)

Full time Part time
All specialisations.. 50 50

MASTER'S LEVEL - Admission registration

Specialisation / Field

Master's Level (lei)

Full time Part time
All specialisations. 100 100