UNESCO Chair in Information Technologies (480), established in 2000 at the University of Oradea (Romania).


ICTs; Distance and continuing education; Computer-based learning.


  • To educate and carry out research with students in new information technologies, making use of distance and continuing education, and to create a centre of excellence for computer-based learning.
  • To initiate research and help to elaborate a curriculum concerning issues of information technologies for use in the programmes of the University.

Host Institution


Major Events 2007

Major Events 2008

UNESCO Sector/Field Office responsible for the Chair/Network

Communication and Information; CEPES.


Progress report 2007-2009 (short version)

Progress Report 2006 (short version)


Prof. Florin POPENTIU VLADICESCU, University of Oradea
UNESCO Chairholder
E-Mail address - popentiu(at)
Work Phone - 40-259-408288
Fax - 40-259-408283
City - Oradea
Province/State - str. Universitatii nr. 1
Postal Code - 410087
Country - Romania

Prof. Catalin Radu TARCA, University of Oradea
UNESCO Co-Chairholder
E-Mail address - rctarca(at)
Work Phone - 40-259-408249
Fax - 40-259-408249
City - str. Universitatii nr. 1
Postal Code - 410087
Country - Romania