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  • Public Administration Department (PAD) of Babes-Bolyai University, recognized by a ministry as having the best programs in the field of Romania, was created in 1996 by basis of international projects financed by the European Union (Tempus) and the United States. DAP was from the beginning an exception from the other schools of public administration in Romania, mainly as implemented with the support of Western partners, an interdisciplinary approach to the study of public administration. DAP currently has three lines of study (day and distance learning) in Romanian, Hungarian and German (the last two lines of study are intended to benefit minorities, which under the right to study in their mother tongue, want to pursue a career in government), unique situation in Romania so far.
  • There are two Bachelor programs functioning within the Department of Communication, Public Relations and Advertising: Communication and Public Relations, and Advertising respectively. The department, benefiting from the presence of a young teaching staff, promotes teaching methods based on a constant interaction with the students. In this concern, our students are encouraged to think freely, to be creative and to present their opinions using valid arguments. Also, since we live in a society where technology advances in an alert rhythm, the novelty and applicability of the communication styles, as well as that of the information to be offered, become fundamental principles and values.

  • The Journalism Department was founded in 1993 and is now part of the College of Political, Administrative and Communication Sciences at Babeș-Bolyai University in Cluj-Napoca. During the last few years, it developed some of the most competitive media and journalism study programs in Romania. The general and specialty skills and competencies acquired by studying at the Journalism Department allow our alumni to find work in a vast array of subfields of media and social communication: in the print press, in radio, television or in the online media, as reporters, news anchors, photo reporters, camera operators, audio-video editors, online editors or graphic editors/designers. In 2016, the Journalism Department launched the first Digital Media Bachelor program in Romania.

  • The Department of Public Health promotes public health in Romania and Eastern Europe through teaching activities and community programs aimed to inform policies and health programs that are cost-effective and evidence-based. More specifically, the multidisciplinary team of the department works to provide an adequate response to the health problems of communities by developing, implementing and evaluating educational programs, research studies, behavioral and community interventions, and through development and analysis of public policies.

  • Political Science covers the study of politics in its broadest sense, from institutions and political processes to how they shape citizens’ values and the society’s development.
    Political Science covers the study of politics in the broadest meaning of the word, from institutions and political processes to the way these influence citizen values and the development level of a society.
    If you want to understand the political phenomenon in its complexity, if you want to be part of a community that values the freedom of speech and the importance of participation, and if you want to acquire valuable skills for the labor market, come and study political science at our department!