University of Piteşti (UPIT) is an educational and research institution aimed at training specialists in the fields of traditional university education, technical education, economics, juridical and administrative sciences, theology, physical education and sports. Its mission also refers to approaching scientific research addressing issues of national and international interest. UPIT has been founded in 1962 and it is a state university, located in Piteşti (southern part of Romania. UPIT is a medium size university at the level or Romania, having over 12.000 students and approximately 800 teaching and administrative staff. The University of Piteşti gathers under its co-ordination and management 11 faculties offering Bachelor, Master and Doctor Diplomas. The academic staff is composed by a body of experts and professionals with accredited and recognised results (see www.upit.ro). In the last 10 years UPIT was involved in over 100 EU financed projects, many of them under its coordination. UPIT is a full member of the European Universities Association (EUA), Danube Rectors’ Conference (DRC), Agence Universitaire de la Francophonie (AUF), working for direct implementation of Bologna and ECTS and being thus connected to realities of the European higher education and research.