University of ‘Petre Andrei’ in Iaşi (UPA)

Universitatea ‘Petre Andrei’ din Iaşi (UPA)

The University of ‘Petre Andrei’ in Iasi is the largest and the most prestigious private institution of higher education in the North – East Region of Romania. It was founded in 1990, as a part of the ‘Petre Andrei’ Academic Foundation, a non-governmental organization dedicated to the memory of Petre Andrei, a well-known philosopher and scholar. After a long process of institutional assessment, under Law 480 from 20th June 2002, it became a private higher education institution, of public utility, part of the Romanian educational system.