Educational system in moldovaPresentation Transcript
Educational System in Moldova Presenter: Irina Cuzminih, Visiting Fulbright Scholar email@example.com
Where is Moldova? Moldova has an area of 13,067 square miles, making it slightly larger than Maryland. Population: ~3.5 million Since 1989 – Romanian is official language (Russian)
Welcome to Chisinau the capital of Republic of Moldova Founded in 1436 as a monastery village Located in the middle of the country, on the river Byk Nowadays the population of Chisinau is more than 700 000 inhabitants One of the greenest cities in Europe
Private and State Education 2/3 of instruction is in Romanian
General Secondary School Lyceum Age from 15 to 17 Age from 15 to 18 Grades: 10th – 11th Grades: 10th – 12th Duration: 2 years Duration: 3 years Exams General Studies Certificate BACALAUREAT Exams Bacalaureat Diploma Higher Education
Higher technical/vocational education is provided by colleges and consists of short-cycle specialized courses
The duration of the study programme varies from two to three years, depending on the field of study.
Higher Education Diploma De Licenţă (Licence Degree) access to higher studies (Master or Doctorate).
University level 2nd stage: Master studies
aim at consolidating the competencies acquired before
from 1 to 2 years after the Diplomă de Licenţă
The admission to this programme is done at the institution level. It requires the presentation and defense of a research thesis.
University level 3rd stage: Doctoral studies comprises two stages: Doctor of Science and Doctor Habilitat.
The title of Doctor of Science is awarded after three to four years of study and research activity. The public defense of an original research work is required.
Doctor Habilitatis the highest scientific degree conferred in all fields. Candidates must normally hold a Doctor of Science Diploma to be able to apply to the programme. The degree is conferred after the public defense of a doctoral thesis presenting an original contribution in a particular field.
Academic year: 1st of September Day of Knowledge!
Classes and Timetable
Numerical grading system from 1 to 10
Highest on scale: 10
Pass/fail level: 5/4
Lowest on scale: 1
Educated in Moldova 114,000 from the USA and 186,000 from other countries, have participated in the Program since its inception over 60 years ago. Currently, the Fulbright Program operates in over 155 countries worldwide. Have been teaching English for 5 years in State Pedagogical University “I.Creanga”
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