News & Events

January
ASE`s Board of Trustees` Newsletter - December 2017

The December 2017 issue of ASE`s Board of Trustees` Newsletter can be read here... 


Attention candidates: ASE has published its Admission 2018 procedures!

If you wish to become a student of The Bucharest University of Economic Studies in 2018, you can now read the Bachelor`s Admission Methodology and the Master`s Admission Methodology for the 2018-2019 academic year. For more details, you can write to us at international@ase.ro. 


ASE`s 105th Anniversary - International Conference on Economics and Social Sciences - ICESS 2018

As part of the series of events dedicated to the 105th Anniversary of The Bucharest University of Economic Studies, during April 16-17, 2017, ASE organizes the First International Conference on Economics and Social Sciences - ICESS 2018. This year`s topic is "Challenges and Trends in Economic and Social Sciences Research". The conference proceedings will be indexed in the Thomson Reuters Conference Proceedings Citation Index. Papers are to be submitted by March 2, 2018. Call for papers... Conference website: http://icess.ase.ro/.


First edition of the "International Conference on Economics, Business and Economic Thought" - EBET 2018

During April 20-21, 2018, ASE`s Faculty of Theoretical and Applied Economics organizes the first edition of the "International Conference on Economics, Business and Economic Thought"  - EBET 2018. Details and call for papers... 


International Conference Economic performance in a Competitive Economy - PEEC 2018

On March 8-9, 2018, ASE`s Faculty of Agrifood and Environment Economics organizes the International Conference "Economic Performance in a Competitive Economy" - EEC 2018. For details, please access http://www.eam.ase.ro/conferinte/PEEC-2


The 12th edition of the International Conference on Business Excellence - ICBE

On March 22-23, 2018, ASE`s Faculty of Business Administration (in Foreign Languages) organizes the 12th edition of the International Conference on Business Excellence - ICBE 2018. For details, please visit the conference website: http://fabiz.ase.ro/icbe-2018/


International Finance and Banking Conference FI BA 2018

On March 29-30, 2018, ASE`s Faculty of Finance and Banking organizes the International Finance and Banking Conference - FI BA 2018. For details, please visit the conference website: http://www.fin.ase.ro/FIBA2018/index.asp


ASE and OMV Petrom have inaugurated an amphitheatre equipped with state-of-the-art technology
On Thursday, January 18, 2018, The "Grigore Moisil" Amphitheatre was inaugurated on the first floor of ASE`s "Virgil Madgearu" Building, following complete refurbishment undertaken by OMV Petrom. The event was attended by representatives of ASE`s and OMV Petrom`s management teams, academic staff members and students. The event was opened by Alina Popa, General Manager OMV Petrom Global Solutions, and PhD Prof. Nicolae Istudor, ASE`s Rector.

OMV Petrom has supported ASE in the refurbishment of the "Grigore Moisil" Amphitheatre, so that students should benefit from the best study conditions. Modernization works included the replacement of electrical and lighting installations, the endowment with state-of-the-art projection and videoconferencing systems, as well as the replacement of furniture. Around 1000 students will benefit from the new lecture room every semester, starting the 2017-2018 academic year.  Photo gallery...


Festive Gathering of ASE`s University`’s Senate

On Monday, January 29, 2018, starting 12.00 o`clock, the Aula Magna hosts the Festive Gathering of ASE`s University`s Senate to confer the "Virgil Madgearu" Diploma with a Gold Medal to Ms. Corina Cretu, European Commissioner for Regional Policy. 


11-13 June 2018, The 4th Edition of BASIQ 2018 International Conference on New Trends in Sustainable Business and Consumption

The 4th Edition of BASIQ 2018 International Conference on New Trends in Sustainable Business and Consumption, organized by the Association BASIQ, The Faculty of Business and Tourism ASE, The Institute of Political Science Heidelberg University and The Amfiteatru Economic Journal will take place in Heidelberg, between 11th and 13th June 2018, at the Marsilius-Kolleg of Heidelberg University. Please find more information about the conference here: http://conference.ase.ro/


European Commissioner Corina Cretu – honorary member of ASE`s academic comunity
On Monday, January 29, 2018, starting 12.00h, ASE`s Aula Magna hosted the Festive Gathering of ASE`s University`s Senate which, following the proposal of the Board of Trustees, conferred the “Virgil Madgearu Diploma with a Gold Medal" to Ms. Corina Cretu, European Commissioner for Regional Policy. Laudatio was presented by PhD Prof. Nicolae Istudor, ASE`s Rector, while PhD Prof. Pavel Nastase, President of the University`s Senate, spoke about the activity of the Commissioner.
Ms. Corina Cretu expressed her gratitude for receiving the highest distinction of The Bucharest University of Economic Studies, and showed that the years spent as a student of the Faculty of Economic Planning and Cybernetics (today`s Faculty of Economic Cybernetics, Statistics and Informatics) had a decisive contribution to her formation as a human being and as a professional, whereas the academic education received in ASE has been genuinely useful in her position as a European Commissioner. Moreover, Ms. Cretu stated that she was impressed by the extent to which ASE has managed to absorb European funds, being a model for Romanian institutions in this respect. Photo gallery... 

February
Painting Exhibition in ASE

Throughout the months of February and March 2018, ASE`s "Cecilia Cutescu Storck" Contemporary Art Gallery hosts the personal exhibition of Corneliu Vasilescu, contemporary Romanian expressionist painter and graphic artist. The exhibition entitled "Revisiting NIRVANA" is to be inaugurated on February 22, 2018. Exhibition poster... Photo gallery... 


Ambassador of the Republic of Armenia visiting ASE

On February 6, 2018, ASE was visited by H.E. Mr. Sergey Minasyan, Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Republic of Armenia to Romania. During the visit, His Excellency had a meeting with PhD Prof. Nicolae Istudor, ASE`s Rector, and PhD Prof. Marius Profiroiu, Vice-rector for International Relations. On this occasion, the discussions focused on the academic and scientific cooperation opportunities between our University and universities from Armenia. Photo gallery... 


International Conference "CONTEMPORARY CHALLENGES IN ADMINISTRATIVE LAW AND PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION"

The Law Department of the Faculty of Accounting and Management Information Systems together with the Society for Juridical and Administrative Sciences organize the International Conference "CONTEMPORARY CHALLENGES IN ADMINISTRATIVE LAW AND PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION" on April 27, 2018 at the Bucharest University of Economic Studies. The registration form can be completed until April 15, 2018. For details please visit the conference website: www.alpaconference.ro/index_en.html 


Presentation of Erasmus 2018-2019 mobilities

On Tuesday, February 20, 2018, ASE`s Aula Magna hosted a meeting with students interested in Erasmus study mobilities to discuss aspects related to study opportunities, the application file, the steps of the selection process, the financing of mobility, and recognition of the studies undertaken abroad. Photo gallery... 


The General Assembly of the Association of Faculties of Economics from Romania - AFER

During February 22 -24, 2018, ASE`s "Ion Gh. Rosca" Training Center Complex in Predeal hosted the Meeting of the Academic Council of the Association of Faculties of Economics from Romania - AFER and the General Assembly of AFER. The participants are to discuss various issues regarding the Annual activity report of the Association, its Academic Council and its Censors` Committee, plans for 2018 etc. 


Debate on current and future issues in agriculture on the horizon of the 2030s

On February 22, 2018, The Bucharest University of Economic Studies, in cooperation with the Economic and Social Studies and Forecasts Association – ASPES, organized a "Debate on current and future issues in agriculture on the horizon of the 2030s". The event was attended by PhD Prof. Nicolae Istudor, ASE`s Rector, Constantin Bostina, President of ASPES, PhD Prof. Valeriu Tabara, Vice-president of the Academy for Agricultural and Forestry Sciences - ASAS, PhD Prof. Dan Boboc, Dean of the Faculty of Agrifood and Environmental Economics, PhD Prof. Gabriel Popescu, Head of the Department of Agrifood and Environmental Economics and other specialists in agricultural policy. Photo gallery... 


Workshop delivered by OMV Petrom experts

On February 22, 2018, ASE`s "Grigore Moisil" Amphitheatre hosted the workshop delivered by Ms. Alina Negrea, Senior Project Management Learning OMV Petrom, entitled "Modelling one`s career and capitalizing on opportunities". During the seminar, participants had a debate about the internal factors that influence career choices: motivational drivers, passion and one`s "why". Moreover, participants discussed about correlating the personal profile with the external professional environment – skills and professions. The meeting ended with the practical exploration of the weight of talent and perseverance in modelling a successful career. Photo gallery... 


ASE participates in the 17th edition of the "Gaudeamus Craiova 2018" Book and Education Fair

During February 28 - March 4, 2018, ASE participates in the 17th edition of the "Gaudeamus Craiova 2018" Book and Education Fair. ASE`s Publishing House welcomes visitors at its stand, with editorial and educational events. At the same time, ASE`s Educational Caravan comprising representatives of ASE`s Marketing and Communication Office is to present the University`s Educational offer to interested high school pupils. 


ASE`s Delegation participates in the BMI Global Education Fairs in Dubai

During February 27 - March 4, 2018, ASE`s Delegation led by PhD Prof. Nicolae Istudor, ASE`s Rector, and comprising PhD Prof. Marius Profiroiu, Vice-rector for International Relations, and PhD Assistant prof. Catalin Ploae, Specialist in International Relations, participates in the BMI Global Education Fairs in Dubai, as part of the promotion event entitled "Study in Romania", in partnership with the National Council of Rectors. 


March
ASE won the EDUCATIA Award at the 17th edition of the "Gaudeamus Craiova 2018" Book and Education Fair

During February 28 - March 4, 2018, ASE participated in the 17th edition of the "Gaudeamus Craiova 2018" Book and Education Fair, where it received the EDUCATIA Award. Congratulations to ASE`s Publishing House and all those whose activity contributed to this achievement! Photo gallery...


Conference delivered by Prof. Jeffrey D. Sachs – March 8, 2018, ASE`s Aula Magna

On Thursday, March 8, 2018, academics and students are warmly invited to participate in the conference delivered by Prof. Jeffrey D. Sachs, internationally renown economics professor, leading expert in sustainable development, author of bestselling books and articles printed in over 100 countries. Conference venue: ASE`s Aula Magna, starting 15.15h. Conference poster...


The CSA Steaua Bucharest volleyball team visited ASE

On March 5, 2018, the volleyball players from CSA Steaua Bucharest team visited our University for a friendly discussion with representatives from ASE`s management team and made a volleyball demonstration in the gym. These events were organized against the background of the partnership agreement between ASE and CSA Steaua Bucharest signed last year; according to this agreement, teams of students from ASE`s Faculty of Marketing do their internship at CSA Steaua Bucharest and get directly involved in the promotion of the club`s volleyball, handball, polo and football teams. Photo gallery...


Music and poetry evening in ASE

On Wednesday, March 7, 2018, starting 18.00h, ASE`s Aula Magna hosts the event entitled "Love poetry and music show", which benefits from the participation of Ion Bogdan Stefanescu, first flute-player of the George Enescu Philharmonic Orchestra, flute professor at the National Music University in Bucharest, accompanied by the Flute Power band. The event program also contains the launch of the first bilingual love poetry volume authored by Laura Raluca Stefan - "Geologie ardenta"/"The Geology of Passion", translated by Mark Willington. 


Forum for Sustainable Development and Entrepreneurship in ASE - FSDE 2018

During March 12-16, 2018, ASE`s Aula Magna, hosts the Forum for Sustainable Development and Entrepreneurship - FSDE 2018, a large scale project which reunites all of ASE`s Faculties and aims at bringing together representatives from the state, private and education sectors to elaborate documents and strategies for the enhancement of cooperation between the three sectors, on the one hand, and society, on the other hand. 


Royal Scholarships Award Ceremony 2018

On Tuesday, March 13, 2018, ASE`s Aula Magna hosts the Award Ceremony for the "King Carol I" and "Queen Elisabeth" Royal Scholarships for ASE students. The scholarships are to be granted by HRH Prince Radu of Romania. Academics and students from ASE are kindly invited to participate in the event, starting 15.00h. 


Conference delivered by Prof. Jeffrey D. Sachs in ASE`s Aula Magna

On Thursday, March 8, 2018, ASE`s Aula Magna hosted the conference delivered by Prof. Jeffrey D. Sachs, internationally renown economics professor, leading expert in sustainable development, author of bestselling books and articles printed in over 100 countries. The event was opened by Mr. Borbely Laszlo, coordinator of the Department for Sustainable Development from the General Secretariat of the Romanian Government, and by PhD Prof. Marius Profiroiu, ASE`s Vice-rector for International Relations. Photo gallery... 


Anthony de Lannoy, IMF Executive Director, in ASE

On Thursday, March 15, 2018, The Bucharest University of Economic Studies welcomes Mr. Anthony de Lannoy, Executive Director at the International Monetary Fund. Mr. Lannoy delivers the conference entitled "The IMF role and challenges in the current global context". Event venue: the Aula Magna, starting10:00h. Event poster...


Dialogue "Of arts and books" in ASE, in the European Year of Cultural Heritage

On Friday, March 16, 2018, starting 16.30h, ASE`s Aula Magna hosts the Dialogue "Of arts and books". The event benefits from the participation of writer and literary critic and historian Alex Stefanescu, film critic Irina Margareta Nistor, and writer and journalist Tudor Calin Zarojanu. You are warmly invited to participate in this dialogue on cultural diversity and means of maintaining and promoting Romanian cultural heritage.


ASE`s Board of Trustees` Newsletter - February 2018

The February 2018 issue of ASE`s Board of Trustees` Newsletter can be read here...


Royal Scholarships Award Ceremony 2018

On Tuesday, March 13, 2018, ASE`s Aula Magna hosted the Award Ceremony for the "King Carol I" and "Queen Elisabeth" Royal Scholarships for ASE students in the presence of HRH Prince Radu of Romania and of PhD Prof. Nicolae Istudor, ASE`s Rector. The "Queen Elisabeth" Scholarship was awarded to Olga Bodrug (3rd year Bachelor`s student, Faculty of Finance and Banking), and the "King Carol I" Scholarship was awarded to Ilie Laurentiu Patrascu (2nd year Bachelor`s student, Faculty of Administration and Public Management). Congratulations! 


Annual Students` Conference

On March 22-23, 2018, ASE organizes its Annual Students` Conference. This year 1771 Bachelor`s students have registered with 819 papers, while 141 Master`s students have registered with 137 papers. The 35 Bachelor`s conference sessions and the 7 Master`s conference sessions benefit from a set of awards as follows: first, second and third prizes and two special mentions. May it be a successful conference for all participants! 


Symposium entitled "100 Years since the Unification of Bessarabia with the Kingdom of Romania – geopolitical and cultural background, and economic implications"

On Friday, March 23, 2018, between 10.00-13.00h, ASE`s Aula Magna, hosts the Symposium entitled "100 Years since the Unification of Bessarabia with the Kingdom of Romania – geopolitical and cultural background and economic implications". The event is organized by ASE`s Museum and the Department of Philosophy and Social and Human Sciences from ASE`s Faculty of  Management.  


March 26 - 30, 2018 - Open Days at ASE

On March 26-30, 2018, The Bucharest University of Economic Studies organizes the 5th edition of its Open Days events organized for high school pupils who are interested in becoming students this year. You can visit us on a daily basis between 9.00-15.00h, to find out in detail about Bachelor`s Admission procedures and calendar, as well as to visit amphitheaters, reading rooms, sports rooms and other interesting places in ASE`s Campus. 


Mindcraft Academy by BRD

On March 27, 2018, ASE`s students are invited to participate in the workshop on "Cash Management", delivered by Mr. Victor Rosu, Director Global Transaction Banking BRD, as part of the program entitled "Mindcraft Academy by BRD". The event takes place in Room 2013 from the "Virgil Madgearu" Building, between 16.30 - 18.00h. 


"Inspiring Stories " - OMV Petrom

On March 29, 2018, as part of the event series entitled "Inspiring Stories", ASE`s students are invited to participate in the workshop on "Open innovation: from startup to large corporations" delivered by Mr. Jaco Fok, Chief Innovation OMV Petrom. Event venue: the "Grigore Moisil" Amphitheater from the "Virgil Madgearu" Building, between 15.00-16.30h. 


University`s Senate Meeting

On Wednesday, March 28, 2018, starting 9.00 am, ASE`s Aula Magna hosts the University`s Senate Meeting. During the second part of the event, starting 12.00h, members of the academic community will participate in the Conferral of the "Virgil Madgearu" Diploma to PhD Prof. Florian Bercea from ASE`s Faculty of Finance and Banking. 


Debate on the Future of Agricultural Policy
On March 30, 2018, ASE hosted the debate entitled "The Future of Common Agricultural Policy against the background of the new Multiannual Financial Framework", as part of the series of events entitled "European Dialogues" - public debates organized to prepare Romania`s Presidency of the Council of the European Union. The meeting was organized by the European Institute of Romania, a public institution coordinated by the Romanian Ministry of Foreign Affairs, in partnership with The Bucharest University of Economic Studies.

International Finance and Banking Conference - FIBA 2018

On March 29-30, 2018, ASE`s Faculty of Finance and Banking organized the16th edition of the "International Finance and Banking Conference" - FIBA 2018. Participants from Romania and abroad debated on highly topical issues, during the following conference sessions: corporate finance and investment, public finances, financial markets and institutions, macroeconomic stability, banking and insurance. Photo gallery...


Open Days at ASE

On March 26-30, 2018, The Bucharest University of Economic Studies organized the 5th edition of its Open Days events organized for high school pupils who are interested in becoming students this year. We welcomed groups of pupils accompanied by teachers, as well as parents, from high schools and national colleges in Bucharest and throughout Romania. Our visitors received a variety of informative materials on the educational offer of the 11 Faculties of ASE that offer Bachelor`s study programs, on the steps of the 2018 Bachelor`s Admission process, and on career opportunities that are made available during student years and afterwards. Pupils benedited from interaction with academics and students from ASE, and visited amphitheaters, reading rooms, sports rooms and other interesting places in ASE`s Campus. Photo gallery... 


April
Spring Holidays

During April 2-10, 2018, ASE`s students and academic staff are on holiday. Happy Easter Holidays!


Festive Gathering of the University`s Senate

On Thursday, April 13, 2018, starting 10.00h, ASE`s Aula Magna hosts the Festive Gathering of the University`s Senate, occasioned by the Conferral of the Title of Doctor Honoris Causa to PhD Prof. Geert Bouckaert, from the Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Belgium, and President of the International Institute of Administrative Sciences (IIAS). 


ASE`s Board of Trustees` Newsletter - March 2018

The March 2018 issue of ASE`s Board of Trustees` Newsletter can be read here...


ASE - 105 YEARS OF ACADEMIC PERFORMANCE

The Bucharest University of Economic Studies celebrates 105 years since its establishment by Royal Decree, on April 6, 1913, as the Academy of High Commercial and Industrial Studies, through a series of anniversary events scheduled during April 12 – 21, 2018. Vivat Academia! Event poster... Event program... 


"Strategic Hospitality Management" - Graduation ceremony

On Friday, April 20, 2018, starting 14:00h, ASE`s Aula Magna hosts the Graduation ceremony of the first class of alumni of the Postgraduate course on "Strategic Hospitality Management", co-organized by The Bucharest University of Economic Studies and Ecole hoteliere de Lausanne. The ceremony is part of the anniversary event series "ASE - 105 years of academic performance". Event program... Details...


Festive Gathering of ASE`s University`s Senate

On Wednesday, April 18, 2018, starting 9:30h, ASE`s Aula Magna hosts the Festive Gathering of ASE`s University`s Senate "ASE - 105 Years of Academic Performance", During the event, participants witness the Conferral of the title of Doctor Honoris Causa to PhD Prof. Sorin Cimpeanu, President of the National Council of Rectors. 


Conference delivered by Dan Puric in ASE

On Wednesday, April 18, 2018, starting 16.30h, ASE`s Aula Magna, hosts Dan Puric`s Conference entitled "The Sacrifice of Our Union". The Conference is followed by the presentation of the artist`s book entitled "To be Romanian" and an autograph-signing session. The event is part of the Anniversary event series "ASE - 105 Years of Academic Performance".


Festive Gathering "ASE - 105 Years of Academic Performance"

On Thursday, April 19, 2018, starting 9:30h ASE`s Aula Magna hosts the Festive Gathering of ASE`s Academic Community; the program includes awarding of diplomas and editorial events. The Anniversary event series "ASE - 105 Years of Academic Performance" continues at 18:00h, with sports events entitled "ASE 105 Years Cup", at ASE`s Sports center. 


Event entitled "Heritage People" in ASE
On Thursday, April 19, 2018, starting 12.00h, ASE`s Faculty of Marketing organizes the event entitled "Heritage People", the first in a series of events aiming to raise awareness on what cultural heritage means for our daily life, in the year in which our University celebrates 105 years of existence, and the country celebrates the Romanian Centenary. The event is organized by ASE in partnership with the ARCHE Association and is held in Room 2202 (the Virgil Madgearu Building).

Participants have the opportunity to watch a movie and find out about the story of two youngsters who left Bucharest nearly three years ago to move to a world forsaken place in Transylvania. You are invited to discover a true story about revitalizing cultural heritage. 


Meaningful debates occasioned by ICESS 2018, ASE`s International Conference on Economics and Social Sciences

On April 16, 2018, the Aula Magna of The Bucharest University of Economic Studies hosted "The 1st International Conference on Economic and Social Sciences - ICESS 2018", attended by a numerous audience which reunited members of ASE`s academic community, as well as prestigious guests from Romania and abroad. Details... Photo gallery... 


Conference on "Trade Challenges and Opportunities against the Background of Perfecting the EU-Japan Economic Partnership Agreement"

On April 16, 2018, ASE organized the Conference entitled "Trade Challenges and Opportunities against the Background of Perfecting the EU-Japan Economic Partnership Agreement", as part of the ASE 105 Anniversary event series. The event benefited from the participation of HE Mr. Kisaburo Ishii, Ambassador, representatives of ASE`s management team, academics and students. Photo gallery... 


Honoring the memory of ASE forefathers

"We cannot speak about the present without knowing and respecting the past. We cannot celebrate 105 years without thinking of the people whose contribution brought us to where we are today". (PhD Prof. Nicolae Istudor, ASE`s Rector). The ASE 105 Anniversary event series was opened on April 12, 2018, at the “PhD Professor Ion Gh. Rosca” Training Center Complex in Predeal, with the  Unveiling of the bust of PhD Prof. Ion Gh. Rosca, ASE`s Rector during 2004-2012. On April 13, a Delegation from ASE participated in a Wreath laying ceremony in the county of Arges at the tombs of Kings Carol I, Ferdinand and Michael I of Romania, as a token of pious homage and gratitude towards the history of ASE and of Romania. On April 16, Wreath laying ceremonies were also organized at the statue of King Carol I from Bucharest (in front of the Central University Library), as well as at the tombs of Nicolae Iorga, Virgil Madgearu, Rectors Stanislas Cihoski, Gheorghe Dolgu, Constantin Barbulescu, Paul Bran, Ion Gh. Rosca. Photo gallery... 


Festive Gathering of ASE`s University`s Senate

On April 18, 2018, ASE`s Aula Magna hosted the Festive Gathering of ASE`s University`s Senate, occasioned by the 105th Anniversary of The Bucharest University of Economic Studies. The event was attended by outstanding personalities from the academic environment, representatives of the Presidential Administration and the Government of Romania, members of the Romanian Academy of Sciences, representatives of local authorities, guests from the national and international diplomatic and business environments, ASE’s partners, academics and students. During the event, PhD Prof. Sorin Cimpeanu, President of the National Council of Rectors, was conferred the title of Doctor Honoris Causa, for his significant contribution to the development of Romanian education in general, and of higher education in particular. Photo gallery... 


Conference delivered by Dan Puric in ASE

On April 18, 2018, ASE`s academic community enjoyed artist Dan Puric`s Conference entitled "The Sacrifice of Our Union". The Conference was followed by the presentation of the artist`s book entitled "To be Romanian" and an autograph-signing session. The event is part of the Anniversary event series "ASE - 105 Years of Academic Performance". Photo gallery... 


Student Cultural Evening

On Friday, April 20, 2018, starting 18:00h, in the Aula Magna, The Bucharest University of Economic Studies organizes a Student Cultural Evening with the participation of ASE`s Choir and ASE`s Theater Band. The event is part of the anniversary series "ASE - 105 years of academic performance".  


ASE`s Delegation to Kazakhstan
During April 22 – 26, 2018, ASE`s Delegation comprising PhD Prof. Nicolae Istudor, ASE`s Rector, and PhD Prof. Marius Profiroiu, Vice-rector for International Relations, visits six universities from Almaty and Astana in view of initiating academic and scientific cooperation: Narxoz University, University of International Business, Almaty Management University, Kazakh University of Economics, Finance and International Trade, L.N. Gumilyov Eurasian National University, Karaganda Economic University.
ASE`s Delegation members are to have meetings with representatives of the National Erasmus+ Office, of the Embassy of Romanian in Astana, of the Chamber of Commerce and Industry and of the Romanian diaspora in Kazakhstan. 

Workshop: Web of Science and Incites Platforms

On Monday, April 23, 2018, ASE`s Library organizes in cooperation with Enformation (Clarivate Analytics representative in Romania) the workshop entitled "Web of Science and Incites Platforms". Event venue: the Robert Schuman Room (the Ion N. Angelescu Building), starting 15:00h. 


Workshop entitled "Exploring the Opportunity for a Romanian Code of Sustainability"

On April 24, 2018, between 8.30 - 13.30h, ASE`s Virgil Madgearu Room hosts the Workshop entitled "Exploring the Opportunity for a Romanian Code of Sustainability", organized by the Faculty of Business and Tourism – The Research Center for Business Administration, the Association for Innovation and Quality in Sustainable Business – BASIQ, and ASE`s Division for Liaison with the Economic and Social Environment. The event welcomes representatives of the governmental environment, non-governmental organizations, the business and academic environments. 


ASE`s Delegation to Kazakhstan
During April 22 - 26, 2018, ASE`s Delegation comprising PhD Prof. Nicolae Istudor, ASE`s Rector, and PhD Prof. Marius Profiroiu, Vice-rector for International Relations, is visiting six universities from Almaty and Astana in view of initiating academic and scientific cooperation: Narxoz University, University of International Business, Almaty Management University, Kazakh University of Economics, Finance and International Trade, L.N. Gumilyov Eurasian National University, Karaganda Economic University.ASE`s Delegation members are to have meetings with representatives of the National Erasmus+ Office, of the Embassy of Romanian in Astana, of the Chamber of Commerce and Industry and of the Romanian diaspora in Kazakhstan. Details... Photo gallery...

May
ASE`s University Hymn

On the occasion of the 105th Anniversary of the Establishment by Royal Decree on April 6, 1913 of The Bucharest University of Economic Studies, ASE`s University Hymn was launched during the Festive Gathering of the University`s Senate, on April 18, 2018. Composer: Vlad Razvan Baciu. Photo gallery... 


Documentary film on ASE`s history

During the Festive Gathering of the University`s Senate "ASE - 105 Years of Academic Performance" from April 19, 2018, the Documentary film entitled "105 Years of History" was launched. The film is available here... 


Evaluating the impact of e-commerce upon consumers, the economy and society

On Monday, May 7, 2018, starting 10.00h, ASE`s Aula Magna hosts the presentation of the findings of the first study on the impact of e-commerce undertaken in Romania: "Evaluating the impact of e-commerce on consumers, the economy and society". The event is to be opened by PhD Prof. Nicolae Istudor, ASE`s Rector. 


The 12th International Conference on Applied Statistics - ICAS 12

On June 8, 2018, ASE`s Department of Statistics and Econometrics in cooperation with the Romanian Society of Statistics and The Statisticians` Club organize the 12th International Conference on Applied Statistics – ICAS 12. The conference aims to bring together academics as well as practitioners to discuss topical issues and disseminate high quality research in economic and social statistics. For details and registration, please visit the conference website:  http://simpstat.ase.ro/


The 13th international Conference "Accounting and Management Information Systems" - AMIS 2018

On June 13-14, 2018, ASE`s Faculty of Accounting and Management Information Systems organizes the 13th edition of the International Conference entitled "Accounting and Management Information Systems" - AMIS 2018. Papers are invited in the broad areas of financial accounting, managerial accounting, accounting education issues, auditing, financial analysis, management information systems, and business law. For registration, please visit the conference website: http://www.amis.ase.ro/.  


ASE INTERNATIONAL WEEK, MAY 7-11, 2018

You are invited to participate in ASE INTERNATIONAL WEEK, 3rd edition, a week full of intercultural events in ASE! Event program... 


ASE`s Board of Trustees` Newsletter - April 2018

The April 2018 issue of ASE`s Board of Trustees` Newsletter can be read here... 


Vivat, Crescat, Floreat University of Petrosani!

ASE`s Rector, PhD Prof. Nicolae Istudor, participated on Thursday, May 10, 2018, in the festive ceremonies dedicated to the 70th anniversary of the University of Petrosani. On this occasion, Prof. Istudor conveyed congratulatory messages and awarded anniversary diplomas on behalf of The Bucharest University of Economic Studies and the National Council of Rectors. Photo gallery...


ASE participates in the Educational Offer Fair

During May 15-18, 2018, between 10.00-18.00h, ASE participates in the 12th edition of the Educational Offer Fair organized by the Bucharest City Hall through its PROEDUS Center for Educational and Sports Projects, in partnership with the School Inspectorate of the Municipality of Bucharest (ISMB). On this occasion, ASE offers details on the educational offer of the 11 Faculties organizing Bachelor`s study programs, admission procedures, career perspectives and opportunities for future students in ASE. Venue: the Tineretului Park, in front of the entrance to the "Gheoghe Sincai" National College. 


Job Fair in ASE

On Tuesday, May 15, 2018, between 10:00 - 17:00h, we organize the traditional "ASE Job & Internship Fair" in the Ion N. Angelescu Building. Come and interact with the representatives of the best companies in Romania and find out from them about useful tips & tricks for a successful career! Event poster...  


Semiannual meeting with ASE`s students

On Wednesday, May 16, 2018, starting 12:00h, ASE`s Aula Magna hosts the Semiannual meeting of the University`s management team with ASE`s students. Discussions are aimed at identifying best practices in and opportunities for improving student academic and social activities. Students from all study programs and cycles are invited to participate, within available seats. 


Festive Gathering of the University`s Senate

On Thursday, May 17, starting 15.00h, ASE`s Aula Magna hosts the Festive Gathering of the University`s Senate, occasioned by the Conferral of the " Virgil Madgearu" Diploma to PhD prof. Cristiana Cristureanu.  


June
ASE Participates in the Bookfest International Book Fair
During May 30 -  June 3, 2018, ASE participates in the Bookfest 2018 International Book Fair, in the new B2 Pavilion from the Romexpo Exhibition Center. ASE Publishing House invites everyone to the editorial events organized at its stand!

Meeting of the National Council of Rectors in Oradea
On May 31 - June 3, 2018, PhD Prof. Nicolae Istudor, ASE`s Rector, participates in the Meeting of the National Council of Rectors and in the celebratory events occasioned by the 55th Anniversary of the University of Oradea. Discussions are to focus on higher education issues, student and staff problems.

PhD Prof. Nicolae Istudor - DHC of the Ovidius University of Constanta
On Friday, June 8, 2018, following the proposal of the Board of Trustees, the Senate of the Ovidius University of Constanta is to confer the Title of Doctor Honoris Causa to PhD Prof. Nicolae Istudor. On this occasion, ASE`s Rector is to deliver a presentation entitled "The Positioning of the Economic School in the Romanian Higher Education System". The ceremony is part of the 15th edition of the International Conference "Present Issues of Global Economy" organized by the Faculty of Economic Sciences in Constanta.

Attention candidates for ASE`s Bachelor`s Admission 2018!

If you wish to become a Bachelor`s student at The Bucharest University of Economic Studies in 2018, you can find all the relevant details on the Bachelor`s Admission page. For more details, you can write to us at international@ase.ro.


ASE participated in the meeting of the National Council of Rectors
On May 31 - June 3, 2018, PhD Prof. Nicolae Istudor, ASE`s Rector, participated in the Meeting of the National Council of Rectors and in the celebratory events occasioned by the 55th Anniversary of the University of Oradea. Discussions focused on higher education issues, student and staff problems.

14th Transatlantic Dialogue in ASE
On June 7-8, 2018, ASE co-organizes and hosts "The 14th Transatlantic Dialogue: The Disciplines and the Study of Public Administration - Transatlantic perspectives". Event organizers: the European Group for Public Administration (EGPA/IIAS), the American Society for Public Administration (ASPA) and The Bucharest University of Economic Studies (ASE). Event programme...

PhD Prof. Nicolae Istudor - DHC of the Ovidius University of Constanta
On Friday, June 8, 2018, following the proposal of the Board of Trustees, the Senate of the Ovidius University of Constanta confered the Title of Doctor Honoris Causa to PhD Prof. Nicolae Istudor. On this occasion, ASE`s Rector delivered a presentation entitled "The Positioning of the Economic School in the Romanian Higher Education System". The ceremony is part of the 15th edition of the International Conference "Present Issues of Global Economy" organized by the Faculty of Economic Sciences in Constanta. Photo gallery...

14th Transatlantic Dialogue in ASE
On June 7-8, 2018, ASE co-organized and hosted "The 14th Transatlantic Dialogue: The Disciplines and the Study of Public Administration - Transatlantic perspectives". Event organizers: the European Group for Public Administration (EGPA/IIAS), the American Society for Public Administration (ASPA) and The Bucharest University of Economic Studies (ASE). Photo gallery...

ASE`s Delegation`s visit to The Universite du Quebec a Montreal (UQAM)
On June 14-21, 2018, ASE`s Delegation comprising PhD Prof. Nicolae Istudor, Rector, and PhD Prof. Marius Profiroiu, Vice-rector for International Relations, is visiting The Universite de Quebec a Montreal (Canada). During meetings with representatives of the UQAM management team, discussions are to focus on the results of the jointly organized Romanian-Canadian MBA program, and to explore opportunities for enhanced cooperation. During June 11-23, the MBA students are also visiting Montreal to join their Canadian colleagues for two course modules and for field trips to local companies. Photo gallery...

Successful defense of Master`s dissertations!
On June 19-22, Master`s graduates from all of ASE`s Faculties are defending their dissertations. May all of ASE`s students completing their Master`s studies have a successful defense!

Meeting of the Universitaria Consortium in Cluj
On June 22-24, 2018, the Universitaria Consortium reunites in at the "Babes-Bolyai" University of Cluj-Napoca. Representatives of the managerial boards of the topmost five universities in Romania participant in the meeting are to debate a series of topical issues in Romanian higher education, both during plenary and parallel sessions: competitiveness in education, research and innovation (curriculum design, doctoral studies, distance learning and education in local branches), communication and international relations, cooperation with the business environment, human resources, financial and administrative aspects etc.

The topmost five Romanian universities request to be involved in the elaboration of a new national legislative framework in education
The representatives of the Universitaria Consortium member universities emphasized, during the meeting held on June 22-23, 2018, at the "Babes-Bolyai" University of Cluj-Napoca, the necessity for adopting specific quality measures in higher education, regarding the financing and financial restrictions and obligations of universities, the need for reassessing Doctoral Schools and university ranking criteria, the importance of full depoliticization of the management of the National Council of Rectors-CNR, as well as the necessity to change the voting system at CNR level. Photo gallery...

July
Attention candidates for ASE`s Master`s Admission 2018!
If you wish to become a Master`s student at The Bucharest University of Economic Studies in 2018, you can find all the relevant details on the Master`s Admission page. For more details, you can write to us at international@ase.ro.

The National Olympiad of Students in Economics - ONEF 2018 in ASE
On June 28-30, 2018, ASE hosts the 13th edition of the most important student scientific competition in the field of Economics - the National Olympiad of Students in Economics - ONEF 2018. The competition is organized by the Association of Faculties of Economics from Romania (AFER), in partnership with the Minsitry of National Education. Host Faculties: for the Bachelor`s track - ASE`s Faculty of Agrifood and Environment Economics, and for the Master`s track - ASE`s Faculty of Finance and Banking.

REGISTRATIONS FOR BACHELOR`S ADMISSION 2018

During July 11-16, 2018, registrations are open for EU candidates for ASE`s Bachelor`s on campus study programs. Schedule: July 11-13 between 8.00-16.00h, July 14 between 8.00-14.00h and July 16 between 8.00-16.00. Registrations for Non-EU candidates also continue. For details, please access the Bachelor`s Admission page or write to us at international@ase.ro


ASE confirms in Top Shanghai 2018 the position as leader of Romanian economic higher education

The Bucharest University of Economic Studies maintains its positioning in Top Shanghai 2018, for the second year in a row, with notable results in the field of Economics (ranked 201-300) and in other three new fields: Public Administration (ranked 151-200), Business Administration (ranked 201-300) and Management (ranked 401-500). Details... 


August
ASE organizes the Bucharest Summer University
During August 12-26, 2018, The Bucharest University of Economic Studies organizes the 14th edition of the Bucharest Summer University, in partnership with The Bucharest University of Economic Studies Students" Union (USASE) through the Students" Senate, the Association of Faculties of Economics from Romania (AFER), the Association of Economic Universities of South and Eastern Europe and the Black Sea Region (ASECU), with the academic mentoring of the Faculty of Marketing. This year"s topic is Cultural Heritage: fostering Community Spirit and Sustainable Development. Registrations are open until July 1, 2018. For details, please access http://bsu.ase.ro/

September
International Conference on Emerging Trends in Marketing and Management - ETIMM 2018
On September 27-29, 2018, ASE`s Faculty of Marketing organizes the 3rd edition of the International Conference Emerging Trends in Marketing and Management - ETIMM 2018. For details, please access the conference website: http://www.etimm.ro. Conference program...

Sir Suma Chakrabarti, President of EBRD, in ASE

On Monday, September 17, 2018, starting 15.00h, ASE`s Aula Magna hosts the "Lectio Magistralis on Romania and Transition" delivered by Sir Suma Chakrabarti, President of the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) and Doctor Honoris Causa of The Bucharest University of Economic Studies. Event poster...


ASE`s Delegation participates in the EAIE Conference and Exhibition in Geneva

During September 10-14, 2018, ASE`s Delegation, headed by PhD Prof. Nicolae Istudor, participates in the 30th edition of the EAIE Conference and Exhibition in Geneva, organized by the European Association for International Education. This leading international educational event reunites over 5800 participants from higher education institutions from more than 90 countries. Details... Photo gallery...


Conference entitled "Growing Economy, Decreasing Competitiveness: errors, hesitations, policies, path for growth"

On September 19, 2018, CursDeGuvernare.ro, in partnership with ASE, organized the Conference entitled "Growing Economy, Decreasing Competitiveness: errors, hesitations, policies, path for growth". Debates focused on measures for increasing general competitiveness, strategies and policies that may generate concrete results. The Conference was opened by PhD Prof. Nicolae Istudor, ASE`s Rector, and was attended by representatives of the Ministry for the Business Environment, Trade and Entrepreneurship, the Ministry of Public Finances, the National Bank of Romania, the Romanian Chamber of Commerce and Industry, the Fiscal Council, and of the European Commission Representation in Romania. Photo gallery... 


Sir Suma Chakrabarti, President of EBRD, in ASE

On September 17, 2018, Sir Suma Chakrabarti, President of the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD), delivered a lecture entitled "Lectio Magistralis on Romania and Transition" at The Bucharest University of Economic Studies, which is honored to have Sir Suma Chakrabarti as Doctor Honoris Causa since 2013. Photo gallery... 


ASE participates in the European Researchers` Night event 2018

On September 28-29, 2018, The Bucharest University of Economic Studies participates in the European Researchers` Night events. Our team welcomes everyone in Romana Square and University Square with an exciting and varied program: you will find out about simple ways to improve the quality of the environment or about managerial games used in teaching; you can even participate in a guided tour of the Palace of The Bucharest University of Economic Studies, celebrating 105 years of existence this year. Event program... Poster... 


ASE – ranked 1001+ in Times Higher Education World University Ranking 2019

The Bucharest University of Economic Studies is present for the first time in the prestigious Times Higher Education World University Ranking 2019. ASE, with all its specializations, is ranked 1001+ in the world, together with universities such as Canterbury Christ Church University (Great Britain), Corvinus University of Budapest (Hungary), University of Economics, Prague (The Czech Republic) or Meiji University (Japan). The ranking includes seven Romanian universities, including ASE`s partners in the Universitaria Consortium and two medical universities. Details... 


PhD Prof. Nicolae Istudor, ASE`s Rector, Doctor Honoris Causa of the Academy of Economic Studies of Moldova
On September 28, 2018, PhD Prof. Nicolae Istudor, ASE`s Rector, was conferred the title of Doctor Honoris Causa of the Academy of Economic Studies of Moldova (ASEM), which celebrates 27 years of existence and the Economist`s Day. The conferral ceremony took place on the occasion of the Festive Gathering of the Senate of ASEM. The event is followed by the works of the 20th edition of the International Scientific Conference "Competitiveness and Innovation in Knowledge Economy", organized on September 28-29, in Chisinau, by the Academy of Economic Studies of Moldova together with The Bucharest University of Economic Studies, the "Constantin C. Kiritescu" National Institute of Economic Research, the Romanian Academy of Sciences and the "Valahia" University of Targoviste. The conference program includes papers delivered by members of ASE`s delegation, continuing the long standing tradition of the fruitful academic, scientific and cultural cooperation between our universities, initiated ever since the establishment of ASEM by PhD Prof. Paul Bran, Rector of ASEM (1991-1994) and Rector of ASE (1996-2004). Photo gallery... 

October
International Administration and Public Management Conference - AMP 2018
On October 25 - 26, 2018, ASE`s Faculty of Administration and Public Management organizes the 14th edition of the International Administration and Public Management Conference "Human Resources Management and Public Organizational Performance" - AMP 2018. For details, please access the conference website: http://confcamp.ase.ro

OPENING OF THE 2018-2019 ACADEMIC YEAR
The opening of the 2018-2019 academic year at The Bucharest University of Economic Studies is scheduled for Monday, October 1, 2018, starting 11 o`clock, according to the following Program...

May we all have an excellent academic year! 


Opening of the 2018-2019 academic year at ASE

On October 1, 2018, ASE`s Aula Magna hosted the Opening Ceremony of the 2018-2019 academic year at university level, attended by members of the University`s and Faculties` management teams, academic staff members, students, guests from the business environment and pre-university education institutions from all over the country. Speakers: ASE`s Rector, PhD Prof. Nicolae Istudor, the President of the University`s Senate, PhD Prof. Pavel Nastase,  PhD Prof. Florin Georgescu, First Deputy governor of the National Bank of Romanian, Mr. Leonardo Badea, President of the Financial Supervision Authority, Prof. Roxana Carmen Ionescu, Director of the "Virgil Madgearu" Economic College in Bucharest, PhD student Dragos Stoica, President of USASE – ASE`s Students` Union. During the ceremony, awards were conferred to first years Bachelor`s students admitted with the highest admission grades, to the management of the colleges completed by the former and of the colleges/ high schools whose graduates were admitted to ASE in high numbers this year. Photo gallery... 


Signing of a Partnership Agreement between ASE and the Ministry of the Environment

On October 1, 2018, during the Opening Ceremony of the 2018-2019 academic year, PhD Prof. Nicolae Istudor, ASE`s Rector, and Ms. Gratiela Gavrilescu, Vice Prime Minister and Minister of the Environment, signed a Partnership Agreement to offer the students of ASE`s Faculty of Agrifood and Environment Economics the opportunity to participate in internships at the Ministry of the Environment and subordinate or coordinate institutions. Photo gallery... 


Opening of the academic year at ASE`s Distance Learning Center in Deva
On Tuesday October 2, 2018, ASE`s Distance Learning Center in Deva hosted the opening ceremony of the 2018-2019 academic year. The ceremony was attended by delegations from the Artois University in Arras, France, and from the University of Trento, Italy, as well as by representatives of the Town Hall of Arras, France. Photo gallery...
ASE`s Delegation attending the academic year opening ceremony was led by PhD Prof. Nicolae Istudor, Rector, and also participated on October 3 in the Conference entitled "The role of economic higher education in the economic and social development of the County of Hunedoara". Photo gallery... 

Smart Start USA Program Launch conference in ASE

On October 2, 2018, The Bucharest University of Economic Studies hosted the Launch conference of the program entitled "Smart Start USA - Efficient financing solutions for the internationalization of Romanian businesses", organized by the Laufer Foundation in partnership with ASE and the Chamber of Commerce and Industry of Romania. The program aims at facilitating the access of Romanian and East European SMEs on the American market. The event was attended by entrepreneurs, ministers, state secretaries, ambassadors and members of the diplomatic corps. Speakers: PhD Prof. Dorel Mihai Paraschiv, ASE`s Vice-rector for Liaison with the social and business environment and cooperation with students, Stefan Radu Oprea - Minister of Business Environment, Trade and Entrepreneurship, Petru Bogdan Cojocaru - Minister of Communications and Information Society, H.E. Hans Klemm - United States Ambassador to Romania, Mihai Daraban - President of the Chamber of Commerce and Industry of Romanian and representatives of the Romanian business environment. Photo gallery...  


The National Council of Rectors reunites at the University Politehnica of Bucharest
On October 4, 2018, ASE`s Rector, PhD Prof. Nicolae Istudor, participated in the meeting of the National Council of Rectors, hosted by the University Politehnica of Bucharest, as part of the series of events dedicated to the later` s 200th Anniversary.
The event was attended by Mr. Klaus Iohannis, President of Romania. Participants debated current issues in Romanian higher education. Representatives of the participating universities delivered congratulatory messages to the host university. ASE`s Rector, PhD Prof. Nicolae Istudor, conveyed an anniversary message on behalf of ASE`s academic community and an anniversary plaque, as a token of appreciation for the activity and prestige of the country`s first technical university. Photo gallery... 

Happy International Teachers` Day!

October 5 is a day on which we celebrate education, teachers and their fundamental role in molding society. Quality education is the key to professional success. Happy Teachers` Day and many achievements in this noble quest! 


ASE`s Participation in the "Romanian International University Fair" (RIUF)

On October 6-7, 2018, ASE participates in the largest international study fair in South East Europe - "Romanian International University Fair" (RIUF), together with more than 120 universities and educational institutions. Visitors are welcome at ASE`s stand, where they can find information materials and benefit from direct interaction with university representatives on the educational offer and professional opportunities available for ASE’s students and graduates. 


ASE`s Board of Trustees` Newsletter - August-September 2018

The August-September 2018 issue of ASE`s Board of Trustees` Newsletter can be read here... 


ASE ranked first in Romania in the field of Social Sciences
The Bucharest University of Economic Studies is present in the 2019 Times Higher Education World University Ranking by subject, as follows:
- ranked 501-600 in the world and 1st in Romania in the field of Social Sciences (click here)
- ranked  501+ in the world in the field of Business Administration and Economics (click here)
The ranking analyzes the best research-intensive universities in the world, on the following criteria: the quality of the teaching and learning environment; research volume, income and reputation; research influence; the degree of internationalization, and industry income. 

European Democracy Forum

On October 26, 2018, ASE`s Aula Magna hosts the "European Democracy Forum" - a youth-oriented debate on topical issues of European and national interest. The event is organized by the Bureau of the European Parliament, in partnership with the Ministry of Youth and Sports – Romania, GEYC - Group of the European Youth for Change, and the Pro Democratia Association, with the support of The Bucharest University of Economic Studies and of the European Institute in Romania. Event poster... 


November
International Management Conference - IMC 2018
On November 1-2, 2018, ASE"s Faculty of Management organizes the 12th International Management Conference on Management Perspectives in the Digital Era - IMC 2018. Conference website: http://conference.management.ase.ro

Future of Europe International Conference - FoE 2018
On November 22-23, 2018, ASE"s Faculty of International Business and Economics organizes the 9th edition of the "Future of Europe" International Conference - FoE 2018. Conference website: http://www.rei.cercetare.ase.ro/FoE_Conference/

"Synergies in Communication" International Conference - SiC 2018
On November 22-23, 2018, the Department of Modern Languages and Business Communication from ASE`s Faculty of International and Business organizes the 7th edition of the "Synergies in Communication" International Conference - SiC 2018. Conference website...

8th edition of the International Conference "PERSPECTIVES OF BUSINESS LAW IN THE THIRD MILLENNIUM"

The Law Department of the Faculty of Accounting and Management Information Systems together with the Society for Juridical and Administrative Sciences organize the International Conference "PERSPECTIVES OF BUSINESS LAW IN THE THIRD MILLENNIUM" on November 16, 2018 at the Bucharest University of Economic Studies. The registration form can be completed until November 8, 2018. For details please visit the conference website: www.businesslawconference.ro/index_en.html.


December