Ovidius University of Constanta
The Ovidius University of Constanta, the largest European Black Sea University, was founded in 1961. In 1990, it became a multidisciplinary university with numerous curricula covering all three levels: Bachelor`s Degree Programs, Master`s Degree Programs and Doctoral Study Programs. The mission of Ovidius University is to create, maintain and distribute knowledge to society through education, scientific research and artistic creation at European standards. The University is in the service of the community, but has an impact across the Black Sea area, in Europe and beyond. The vision of the university is to be recognized as a regional leader in higher education and scientific research, to be the first option in the preferences of students from the entire area of the Black Sea and beyond. The areas of study cover a very wide range, from Medical Studies to Engineering, from Humanities to Sciences, from Natural Sciences to Economics and Law, from Arts to Theology. Currently, the University has 79 Bachelor degree programs, 54 master`s programs and 4 Doctoral Schools in 8 domains of study. At the Ovidius University of Constanta study numerous international students. With more than 14,000 students out of which 1,100 international student, our institution is the largest Black Sea University in the European Union. The Ovidius University is comitted to regional and international cooperation through international higher education associations. Our institution is one of the founding members of the Black Sea Universities Network and hosts its General Secretariat. The University is a member of various international associations such as the European University Association and the European Association of Institutions in Higher Education, contributing to its development and to the general progress of higher education.