University description (as per official university website)
Documents that make up the history of education in Arad in Transylvania and took a beautiful activism, sometimes with dramatic accents, the intelligentsia Arad to establish a University in these places. Preparandia (1812) Clerical Theological Institute (1822), Conservatory of Music (1833) anticipated the idea of higher education and academic projects of scholars such as Bishop Gennady Rat (in 1850), John Popovich, Desseanu (in 1871) Vasile Goldi (in 1906), Onisifor Ghibu (in 1915), John Mountain (1924), Memories of September 18, 1940, 11, 20 and January 30, 1945, from August 19, 1947 of some great personalities showing faith Arad unflinching intellectuals and its not only that Arad is entitled, in its brilliant history, become a university. And when, finally, was an Institute of Agriculture, two faculties (Faculty of Animal Husbandry and Veterinary Medicine Faculty), it existed only nine years, interrupting him brutally to the right to exist. In 1972, he founded the Institute of sub-engineers, university-type institution that developed after the current University "Aurel Vlaicu".
Events in December 1989 meant for residents of Arad and the expression of hopes in the academic plan. After petitions, rallies, admirable endeavors, Arad's voice was heard. Government Decision no. 567 of May 18, 1990 stipulating the establishment of the Higher Education Institute in Arad, Institute of sub-engineer the structure.
Act establishing the University "Aurel Vlaicu" of Arad, the original as "Institute of Higher Education" was based on Government Decision no. 567/18.05.1990, Order of the Minister of National Education no. 7751/1990.
Name University "Aurel Vlaicu" of Arad, attributed by OM 4894/1991, designating the state higher education institution based in the city of Arad, No Revolution Avenue. 77, Romania, and is a registered mark by certificate no. 54 850 State Office for Inventions and Trademarks and shall enjoy the protection Law. 84/1998, in that, in Romania, educational services are performed solely by the institution, as above. In addition to name, brand mark also includes a chart that includes the background of a shield, symbolizing the insignia of a medieval town which indicate points UAV Arad.
University "Aurel Vlaicu" Arad and academic community that consists join at the Magna Charta of European Universities (Bologna 1988). University "Aurel Vlaicu" Arad keep valuable traditions of Romanian education, but also aligns the requirements and quality standards of developed European countries, as was outlined by the Bologna Declaration (June, 1999) and discussed at the Conference Berlin (2003) and Bergen (2005).
University "Aurel Vlaicu" of Arad, as a public institution, its task to promote excellence in skills development of cultural, educational and professional, innovative knowledge, learning and intercultural learning by advertising in local community strategies , regional, national and international. University "Aurel Vlaicu" Arad is a state higher education institution which has as its primary mission the training of specialists in the fields and specializations required by the labor market, in the spirit of democracy, love of country and development of human personality. In the university, scientific research is conducted in collective and research centers that include teachers, researchers and students, in the spirit of knowledge and innovation, the development of science, technology and socio-economic progress. The quality of teaching and scientific research is an asset of the University "Aurel Vlaicu" in establishing relations with national and international openness.
University assumes a fundamental role:
Hoarding perennial values of science, art and culture;
Participation in the development of universal science;
Affirmation of cultural identity and national spirituality;
Forming a company to promote the spirit of free, democratic, visionary thinking of the Romanian academic, given the promotion of the rights and liberties;
Develop education and research at a competitive level nationally and internationally and promote the spirit academicism in social life;
Training and development of qualified human resources.