The ranking is based on h-index, citations and number of DBLP documents gathered by August 9th 2021.
This ranking lists all top computer scientists affiliated with Babes-Bolyai University. There is a total of 1 researchers included with 1 of them also being included in the global ranking. The total sum for the H-index values for top scientists in Babes-Bolyai University is 86 with a mean value for the h-index of 86.00. The total sum for the DBPL publications for top scientists in Babes-Bolyai University is 27 with a mean value for DBLP publications is 27.00.
Note that the research institution or university for a scientist is set based on the affiliation data featured on their Google Scholar profile.
Babeș-Bolyai University, or Universitatea Babeș-Bolyai (UBB), is one of the biggest universities in Romania in terms of student population and is among the top universities in the country. The institution holds the longest academic tradition in the country. It is also considered one of the most prestigious higher education institutions in Eastern Europe. UBB is a member of various esteemed university associations, including the Santander Group, the International Association of Universities, and the Universitaria Consortium.
UBB is organized into 22 faculties and six schools, which cover social sciences, liberal arts, sciences and life sciences, engineering and technology, and health, among others. It also offers 243 undergraduate and 228 master’s programs, 30 fields of doctoral studies, and four nontraditional education programs. Among these, the most prominent ones include psychology, agriculture, mathematics, business management, arts and humanities, economics, social sciences, and computer science.
Research at UBB is conducted in its 60 centers and institutes, specializing in the same areas as the university’s faculties. The university has amassed a large number of national and international projects funded by government units and other organizations. On top of individually released studies, UBB releases 81 scholarly publications affiliated with its faculties.
Situated in Cluj-Napoca City, UBB features around 7 museums, 17 areas for student housing, an expansive library at the city center, a botanical garden, a sports park, and an astronomical observatory. Students can also spend time at the swimming complex, which also houses a gym and leisure areas. In addition, the university affords easy access to the city’s special features such as restaurants, commercial centers, and castles.
UBB traces its origins to a Jesuit college in Transylvania in 1581. It underwent several expansions, reorganizations, shifts in location, and name changes over the centuries. In 1945, the university was finally renamed Babeș-Bolyai University, taken from two distinguished Transylvanian scholars, Victor Babeș and Janos Bolyai.
UBB, as of 2020, welcomes more than 44,700 students, 1,400 teaching staff, and 800 administrative personnel. It has a long list of decorated professors and alumni who excel in various fields and has numerous honorary alumni such as German Chancellor Angela Merkel, King Michael I of Romania, Pope Benedict XVI, and several Nobel laureates.
The university’s notable alumni include Emil Boc (Romanian prime minister), George Maior (politician), Hermann Oberth (physicist), Eduard Hellvig (Romanian Intelligence Service director), Sándor Kányádi (poet), and Corneliu Coposu (politician).
UBB maintains a learning culture that promotes inclusivity, moral development, and innovation. It seeks to sustain multicultural development within its borders, extended to the regional, national, and global spheres. As such, the university offers courses in Romanian, Hungarian, English, and French.