The University of Bucharest organizes the 56th edition of the Summer Courses in Romanian language, culture and civilization, from July 25 through August 7, 2016. Founded by the renowned linguist Alexandru Rosetti in the ‘60s, in Sinaia, and coordinated for several years by professor Boris Cazacu, the University of Bucharest Summer School is the oldest academic initiative in Romania meant to promote Romanian language and culture abroad. During the last 55 years of experience, the University of Bucharest Summer Courses have gained recognition and prestige due to the participation of many reputed Romanian and foreign professors and academicians, as well as of distinguished scholars and artists.
After the successful experience in 2010-2015, the current edition of the Summer Courses will be held again in Bucharest, the capital of Romania. For the 5thconsecutive year, the Faculty of Letters will be the host of the 56th edition, associated with the event the University of Bucharest has still supported –Bucharest –European Capital for Culture in 2021.
Attested since 1469, Bucharest flourished architecturally and culturally in the interwar period, when the city was known as ‘Little Paris’. Nowadays, the population of Bucharest counts more than 2 million people, the city being ranked the 6th in the European Union.
Choose Bucharest and you won’t regret it! You will discover a charming city, with classical buildings and historical monuments, but also a modern and intense city life. You will find here many concert halls, theatres and cinemas, cultural institutions, hundreds of restaurants and cafés, modern shops, parks and lakes. (http://www.strazibucuresti.ro/harta-bucuresti-3d.html;http://www.bucuresti.ro/)
Last updated at: February 25, 2016.