Danubius University

Introduction

The “Danubius” University from Galati, Romania is a non-profit institution of higher education, a juridical person of private law and public utility, part of the National Education System, established by the Law no. 409/2002, which functions according to the Romanian Constitution, the law on education, the status of the teaching staff and its own Carta approved by the University Senate.

This institution, founded in 1992, assumes the role of enriching the values of the Romanian culture and civilization, of supporting the assertion of national identity and spirituality, in order to develop our society as a democratic and social state of law.

Based on the “non-profit” principle, the “Danubius” University from Galati operates according to the Constitution and the laws that govern the higher education system in Romania. It proposes to train specialists in knowledge and contemporary performance and to promote new education methods in accordance with the current progress of the human society along with human rights and freedoms.

By promoting the private education it creates the possibility of a competitive state, meant to put in a good use the individual skills and the highest knowledge in the studied domains, the continuous training of adults, absolving the state of significant expenditures regarding the education of young people. Thus, the ratio between demand and supply remains at an optimal level, because both the citizen and institutions interested in their qualification and education adapt continuously to social needs of qualification and performance. On the other hand, the directions of economic, legal, technical and cultural development demand and receive dynamically the necessary specialists without being influenced by the scholar fees or artificial specializations.

“Danubius” university ensures the transparency of graduated studies for Romanian and foreign employers; there are more chances on the labor market through complex content of the Diploma Supplement, according to the Bologna Agreement, a bilingual written document (in Romanian and English) issued with the university diploma, starting with the academic year 2005-2006.

The Professors that make up the academic staff of the “Danubius” University from Galati, come from the elite academic centers such as Iasi, Galati and Bucharest, all having PhD diploma or PhDs in progress.

The University faculties ensure, as facilities, courses of the disciplines’ holders, library services to approximately 30,000 volumes and over 2,000 periodicals, computer labs, judicial clinic, criminology, Publishing House and publications, and non-stop Internet connection accessed by all students and academic staff.

This school offers programs in:
  • English
  • Romanian

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Programs

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Master

BIO-ECONOMIC MANAGEMENT IN THE CONTEXT OF SUSTAINABLE GROWTH

Campus Full time Romania Galați

This master degree within the Faculty of Economical Science aims at achieving the following objectives: - Forming qualified specialists in conformity with the present requirements of the job markets from Romania and the European Union countries, promoting a set of values based on solidarity, non-discrimination, ethics, scientific objectivity, creativity and dynamism; [+]

This master degree within the Faculty of Economical Science aims at achieving the following objectives: - Forming qualified specialists in conformity with the present requirements of the job markets from Romania and the European Union countries, promoting a set of values based on solidarity, non-discrimination, ethics, scientific objectivity, creativity and dynamism; - Engaging students in scientific research through getting involved in national and international scientific projects; - Ensuring a body of specialists in the economic field, in accordance with the national and international standards. Master students may gain the following specialized skills after obtaining their degree: - Knowledge of the elements that are specific to bio-economy, those regarding the ethics of the activity and the way in which these are organized and pursued; - The capacity to analyse and interpret some problems that are specific to bio-economy and to back up decisions based on the provided information; - Developing a deep understanding at an operational level of bio-economy in the context of applying European and world strategies; - Developing skills in the field of entrepreneurial, industrial and agro-alimentary bio-economy; - The capacity to cognitively and professionally apply concepts, theories and investigation methods within the field of bio-economy. Some of the subjects studied within this program are: the basis of bio economy, European Union’s bio-economic strategy, World strategy for bio-economy, bio-business, Bio-economic law, Industry and service bio-economy. The study curriculum includes stages of specializing practice during the first year of study, 3 weeks, and summing 90 hours at the end of the second semester. Possible carrier paths: - Business consultant in agriculture - Consultant/expert/economist in environment economy - Economist researcher in environment economy - Economist researcher in agro-alimentary economy - Consultant in ecology and environment - Research assistant economist in agro-alimentary economy. Admission is based on the documents sent in by the candidates, taking into account the undergraduate grade average. [-]

BUSINESS AND INTERNATIONAL ECONOMY

Campus Full time 2 years Romania Galați

This program aims at offering students the perfect environment to develop high level skills for access and mobility inside the frame of international study, to gain very good competences in communicating in at least two international languages, to get familiar with the international business environment and the European Union’s institutions and policies, professional compatibility for engaging in a big range of activities, from private internal affairs that organize foreign trading activities, to multinational companies and international institutions. [+]

This program aims at offering students the perfect environment to develop high level skills for access and mobility inside the frame of international study, to gain very good competences in communicating in at least two international languages, to get familiar with the international business environment and the European Union’s institutions and policies, professional compatibility for engaging in a big range of activities, from private internal affairs that organize foreign trading activities, to multinational companies and international institutions. Study subjects: Current trends in international relations, International economic relations, Public relations in the international environment, World economy, Global changes, Strategies of business trading, Economical media dimensions, Business ethics in international relations. The study curriculum includes stages of specializing practice during the first year of study, 3 weeks, and summing 90 hours at the end of the second semester. Possible carrier paths The graduates of this program may develop a professional carrier in a variety of institutions and organizations such as: - Companies and institutions of foreign trade; - Companies that run import-export transactions; - Professional organizations with international cooperation programs; - Representatives and branches of foreign companies; - International relations departments of banks; - Insurance companies and international financial institutions; - European Union’s institutions and bodies; - World economy and international market institutions and research centres; - Agencies specialized in the research of international markets and promotion services on the international markets; - Governmental agencies for managing the international financing; - Organizing and running international auctions and transactions on stock; - Transport companies and international expeditions. Admission is based on the documents sent in by the candidates, taking into account the undergraduate grade average. [-]

BUSINESS MANAGEMENT IN TRADE AND TOURISM

Campus Full time Romania Galați

This program guarantees a high number of specialists in the field of Business Administration, in the entrepreneurial spirit of HR, given the fact that any developing business must offer optimal competitive growth especially in the sphere of trade and tourism. [+]

This program guarantees a high number of specialists in the field of Business Administration, in the entrepreneurial spirit of HR, given the fact that any developing business must offer optimal competitive growth especially in the sphere of trade and tourism. Thus, this program aims at forming highly qualified specialists capable of offering the best solutions based on the qualitative-quantitative analysis of economic-financial phenomena that appear in the business field. The professional skills gained after graduating this program are: - Accomplishing a specific activity within a trade, tourism or service organization properly and in real time - Participating relevantly and efficiently to the realization of a phase within an activity chain of marketing or service provision - Developing a basic work of assistance to a company in the field of trade, tourism or service - Managing and allocating material and financial resources - Developing a basic study of the necessary material or financial resources for a specific project in the field of trade, tourism or service - Ensuring the work quality in trade, tourism and service - Assisting in HR management Some of the subjects studied within this program are: Business management in trade and tourism, International markets, Business and entrepreneurship in trade and tourism, Tourism and marketing transactions, The mathematic shaping of trade and tourism management. The study curriculum includes stages of specializing practice during the first year of study, 3 weeks, and summing 90 hours at the end of the second semester. Possible carrier paths: - Tourist agency or office manager; - Tourist agency director; - Tourism manager - Organizer of touristic activities; - Small company leader; - Tourist agent tour operator; - Cruise agent; - Organizer of service provision; - Economist Admission is based on the documents sent in by the candidates, taking into account the undergraduate grade average. [-]

CRIMINAL SCIENCE

Campus Full time Romania Galați

The mission of this program is didactic (providing education) and of scientific research, implying, on the one hand, forwarding specialized knowledge in the field of criminal science, and on the other, training the students in the research activity. [+]

The mission of this program is didactic (providing education) and of scientific research, implying, on the one hand, forwarding specialized knowledge in the field of criminal science, and on the other, training the students in the research activity. This program’s specific aims are: - Presenting the new criminal Code and the new Code of criminal procedure; - Presenting the role of the Constitutional Court in judging the exceptions of unconstitutionality in criminal matters, as well as the role of the European Court of Human Rights in these matters; - Analysing doctrine opinions tied to the recent legislative changes in the field; - Presenting legal regulations in the field of criminal science, with special reference to aspects regarding corruption, organized crime, money laundering, drug abuse, tax evasion, crimes in the field of informatics, etc.; - The comparative analysis of the main criminal and criminal procedure institutions that can be found in the regulations of the European countries; - The analysis of legal practices in the sphere of criminal law and criminal procedure law, in accordance with the existing solutions in this field in the European Union countries; - The capitalization of the graduate learning experience in and outside the country. Some of the subjects studied within this program are: 1. In depth special part Criminal law 2. Forensics: modern investigation procedures and techniques 3. European jurisdictional system of protecting the human rights 4. Executive criminal law 5. Criminal procedure law institutions 6. Institutions involved in fighting international crimes 7. Business criminal law 8. Individualising criminal law sanctions Students graduating this master’s degree have the following carrier options: - Expert in preventing and fighting corruption, - Forensics expert, - Researcher in the field of legal science, - Research assistant in the field of legal science, - Customs liaison, - Judge, - Prosecutor, - Lawyer. Admission is based on the documents sent in by the candidates, taking into account the undergraduate grade average. [-]

EUROPEAN UNION LAW

Campus Full time Romania Galați

This study program has the mission to unify the juridical training gained through the undergraduate studies with the complementary training in the law field, offering master students a unique opportunity to study European law within an interdisciplinary context of law, politics and philosophy through deepening the principles, policies and rules that form the basis of a juridical system that is still under development. [+]

This study program has the mission to unify the juridical training gained through the undergraduate studies with the complementary training in the law field, offering master students a unique opportunity to study European law within an interdisciplinary context of law, politics and philosophy through deepening the principles, policies and rules that form the basis of a juridical system that is still under development. The specific objectives of this study program aim: - Forming and improving the human resources, highly qualified in the field of law, in correlation with Romania’s integration requirements to the EU, through increasing the quality of teaching, developing the knowledge, deepening, adapting, developing and improving of the knowledge gained during the undergraduate studies; - Forming qualified human resources in the field of European law and European politics; - Initiation in the practices of running international commercial contracts through deepening the European law knowledge - Recognizing the European quality of products and services in order to integrate in the EU; - Knowing the stage of development and harmonization of the national standards system, in conformity with the requirements of the European and international standardization bodies; - Initiating students in the raising of European financial resources and the promotion of participating in the exchange of international values. Among the subjects studied within this program we can name: The recognition and execution of decisions inside the European Union’s Legal Space, The legal procedure of the EU, The employment contract in the compared law, European legal cooperation in civil procedural matters. Those who graduate this master’s program may obtain a carrier such as: - Foreign relations reviewer, - Public European clerk, - Reviewer/consultant legal harmonization, - Mediator, - Expert in European public administration, - European public administration consultant, - Public procurement expert, European affairs consultant, - Diplomatic consultant Admission is based on the documents sent in by the candidates, taking into account the undergraduate grade average. [-]

FINANCIAL MANAGEMENT OF AFFAIRS IN THE EUROPEAN SPACE

Campus Full time Romania Galați

This master’s program aims at the following objectives: - To insure a proper training from a theoretical and practical point of view in order to give foundation to the decisions specific to the activity of financially managing an affair in the European space [+]

This master’s program aims at the following objectives: - To insure a proper training from a theoretical and practical point of view in order to give foundation to the decisions specific to the activity of financially managing an affair in the European space - To deepen the specialized knowledge obtained through a Bachelor’s degree and to develop practical skills of processing financial information specific to the management of affairs in EU The expert competences that master students may obtain after gaining their master’s degree are: - Knowledge of the elements regarding the professional doctrine and ethics, as well as the way in which the profession is organized and pursued; - Synthetizing, deepening and using concepts from the financial field, approaching interdisciplinary the economical operations in order to elaborate and give foundation to the financial decisions - The capacity to analyse and interpret some problems that are specific to the financial management of affairs and of giving foundation to decisions based on financial-economic information; - Developing, at an operational level, a profound vision over the financial management of affairs within the European space, in the context of applying European directives and financial reports of international standards; Studied disciplines: Research methodology, Expertise and ethics in affair management, Financial-banking management in the market economy, Risk management in affairs, Financial-accounting standards and European directives, European economic forecasts, Electronic affairs, Systems of European financing. The study curriculum includes stages of specializing practice during the first year of study, 3 weeks, and summing 90 hours at the end of the second semester. Possible carrier paths: - Manager in the financial-economic field, - Economic director, - University professor, - Expert accountant, - Financial consultant, - Financial analyst, - Inspector of managing European funds, - Expert in managing European funds, - Consultant/expert regional/national authority of managing European funds Admission is based on the documents sent in by the candidates, taking into account the undergraduate grade average. [-]

LAW AND EUROPEAN PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION

Campus Full time Romania Galați

The mission of the “Danubius” University from Galați to offer education and research of high quality standard in a national and European context is realized also through the study program Law and European Public Administration. [+]

The mission of the “Danubius” University from Galați to offer education and research of high quality standard in a national and European context is realized also through the study program Law and European Public Administration. The specific objectives of this study program targets: - Preparing specialists in the field of European law, especially the law of European public administration, taking into consideration the dimension of public relations, which is essential today for the local collectives; - Realizing the professionalized perspective for students who wish to pursue a carrier in public administration, but also in other services and professions that require such training; - Preparing future PhD students who wish to pursue a carrier in the university or to become researchers (in research organizations, study directions and services in governments and other institutions); - Forming a body of professional public clerks, familiarized with the requirements and procedures of European institutions; - Developing the capacity of public clerks from public institutions to analyse and synthesise ; - Insuring master’s students an adequate level of training regarding the process of European integration and the necessary efforts of the Romanian public administration in order to reach the European standards in the field Some of the subjects studied are: 1. European Union international law 2. European public function 3. European social law 4. European environmental law 5. European administrative law 6. Project management 7. Research methods and techniques. Study casa 8. European financial institutions 9. Child protection in the European law Possible carrier paths: - Public clerk, - Specialist in public administration, - Public institutions consultant, - European public official, - Public administration inspector, - Consultant/expert in manpower and unemployment, - Expert in accessing structural funds and in European cohesion, - Consultant in European affairs, domestic auditor in the public sector, - Assessor of professional competences. Admission is based on the documents sent in by the candidates, taking into account the undergraduate grade average. [-]

PUBLIC AND PRIVATE AUDIT AND CONTROL

Campus Full time 2 years Romania Galați

This program aims at meeting the following objectives forming qualified specialists in conformity with the current requirements of the Romanian and EU job markets, promoting a set of values based on solidarity, non-discrimination, equity, scientific objectivity, creativity and dynamism; [+]

This program aims at meeting the following objectives: - forming qualified specialists in conformity with the current requirements of the Romanian and EU job markets, promoting a set of values based on solidarity, non-discrimination, equity, scientific objectivity, creativity and dynamism; - providing a number of specialists in the economical field, in conformity with the national and international standards. The specialized competences that the graduate students can obtain after gaining their Master’s diploma are: - Knowledge of the elements regarding the profession of auditor, that of deontologist, as well as how these professions are organized and pursued; - The capacity to analyse and interpret problems that are typical for the audit and the control and foundation of decisions based on accounting information; - The development on an operating level of a deep vision of accounting in the context of applying European directives and international standards of financial reporting; - The development of skills in the field of consulting for activities of public and private audit; - The cognitive professional capacity to apply concepts, theories and investigation methods from the fields of accounting, audit and internal control. In this program students will study subjects such as: Financial Audit, Commercial and tax law, Accounting laws in conformity with the European directives, Financial audit standards, Statistical methods of scaling in audit, the Management and audit of European projects. The study curriculum includes stages of specializing practice during the first year of study, 3 weeks, and summing 90 hours at the end of the second semester. Possible carrier paths: - Manager in the finance-accounting field - Economic manager - University professor - Internal auditor - Researcher - Consultant - Trainee financial auditor CAFR Admission is based on the documents sent in by the candidates, taking into account the undergraduate grade average. [-]

PUBLIC AND PRIVATE FINANCIAL MANAGEMENT

Campus Full time Romania Galați

This study program aims at forming specialists capable of identifying the opportunities of the economical moment, the regional developing potential and of participating to the decision-making process from a financial point of view on a public and private level. [+]

This study program aims at forming specialists capable of identifying the opportunities of the economical moment, the regional developing potential and of participating to the decision-making process from a financial point of view on a public and private level. Master students may gain the following specialized skills after obtaining their degree: - Knowledge of the elements regarding the professional doctrine and ethics, as well as of the way in which the profession is organized and pursued; - The synthesis, the deepening and the use of concepts from the financial field, the interdisciplinary approach of economical procedures in order to elaborate and substantiate financial decisions - The capacity to analyse and interpret problems that are specific to financial management and the decision-making based on financial-economic information; - The development, at an operational level, of a deep understanding of financial management in the context of applying European directives and international standards of financial report; - Developing skills in the consultancy field of public and private audit activities; - The capacity to cognitively and professionally apply concepts, theories and investigation methods in the financial field. Studied subjects: Research methodology, Comparative financial-accounting systems, Public and private portfolio management, Public administration strategic management, European public policies, International finances, Financial and accounting expertise, Company evaluation and diagnosis, Financial markets and stock transactions, Professional doctrine and ethics. The study curriculum includes stages of specializing practice during the first year of study, 3 weeks, and summing 90 hours at the end of the second semester. Possible carrier paths: - Manager in the financial-economic field, - Economy director, - Expert accountant, - Financial consultant, - Financial analyst, - Chief-inspector in public administration, - Inspector specialized in public administration, - Public administration consultant, - General director in public institutions, - Expert in public administration Admission is based on the documents sent in by the candidates, taking into account the undergraduate grade average. [-]

MSc

Shipping International Trade and Finance

Campus Full time 2 years Romania Galați

The Program offers intellectually challenging courses with a diversity of learning experiences that aim to provide you with the skills and knowledge to operate competently within the maritime industry. [+]

The Program offers intellectually challenging courses with a diversity of learning experiences that aim to provide you with the skills and knowledge to operate competently within the maritime industry. The Program aims to: - offer knowledge and expertise for a role in senior economic management in firms involved in Maritime Transport and International Trade operations on an international or national basis, working in the development and management of resources, or in a central government position. - develop the capacity to make an effective contribution at the highest level to the planning and management of international transport, international trade or shipping undertakings. The program of study for each student is selected from a carefully focused range of options, so that a course can be tailored to his/her previous or current work, or may be designed to widen his/her range of expertise. The program is realized by the Department of Maritime Studies from the University of Piraeus (Greece) and the Faculty of Economics from Danubius University (Romania). The goals of this program are: - to address the educational needs of the rapidly evolving, highly competitive and capital intensive shipping industry, by bridging the gap between academic theory and business practice. - It is designed to provide a unique educational experience that combines research-led, and is supported by renowned academic faculty members and senior industry practitioners. - The student will gain an in-depth understanding of how the shipping and financial markets interact and complement each other. - The student will specialize in the analysis of shipping markets and cycles, chartering and ship-broking practices, international trade processes, the selection of alternative shipping finance and investment methods as well as the development, implementation and appraisal of shipping related risk management strategies. - The student will also gain exposure to the structure and operations of financial markets and institutions, securities trading, corporate transactions, valuation and investment strategies The fields of academic interests are: 1. Maritime Economics 2. Transport& Regional Economics 3. Finance& Accounting 4. International Trade Graduated diploma is a double-degree one and is recognized all over the world. The Master Degree (M.Sc.) in Maritime Studies represents a strong and valid academic title, that is well respected, appreciated and recognized by both the Greek and the international maritime community. The program has already concluded its first decade of existence in Greece having enrolled approximately 1000 students, 500 of which have already graduated. The majority of these graduates are already employed in the wider area of the Maritime Industry and Transport. ACADEMIC CURRICULUM 1st YEAR 1. Regional Sustainable Development 2. Research Methodology & Quantitative Methods 3. International Economics & International Trade 4. Fundamentals of Financial Management 5. Shipping Markets' Analysis & Policy 6. Transport Economics & Transport 7. Political Economy of EMU 8. Mergers &Acquisitions 9. Practice ACADEMIC CURRICULUM 2ND YEAR 1. Economic Modelling of Shipping Markets 2. Shipping and Managerial Accounting 3. Commodity Trade & Chartering Policy 4. Port Economics & Management 5. Shipping Finance & Investment Strategy 6. Maritime Environment Protection 7. Maritime Insurance Claims & P&I Clubs 8. Research and Dissertation [-]

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Universitatea Danubius din Galati

Address Bulevardul Galați
800654 Galați, Romania
Website http://www.univ-danubius.ro/
Phone +40 372 361 102