November 7 - 11, 2005

ANOSR "Give me 5" campaign to increase the budget for education to a percentage of 5% of Romania's GDP

The ANOSR campaign involved informing students from all university centers, collecting signatures, submitting a memorandum to the Ministry of Education, but especially massive street protests with teachers!


a) Construction of new homes and rehabilitation of existing ones;

b) Modification of the Education Law in accordance with the provisions of the Bologna Process and with the reality of the Romanian society;

c) Effective 50% reduction of transport costs in the CFR network (regardless of the train category);

d) Increasing the amount of scholarships and finding alternative solutions from the private sector;

e) Adaptation of the criteria for allocating the basic financing: introduction of qualitative indices in its granting;

f) Increasing the number of internship places at economic agents;

g) The share of urban transport costs borne by universities or local authorities;

h) Percentage of self-financing investments;

i) Quality assurance criteria;

j) Participation of students in the quality assurance process through their participation in the board of ARACIS (Romanian Agency for Quality Assurance in Higher Education) as well as in external evaluations;

k) Introduction of student-centered funding;

g) Introduction of the individual accommodation subsidy.


80% of the claims

a) 5% of GDP for education (modernization and infrastructure of institutions);

b) Amending the Education Law in accordance with the provisions of the Bologna Process and the realities of the labor market;

c) Clarification of the status of master's and doctoral students;

d) The Ministry of Education supports the students' proposal regarding the 50% reductions in the transport costs in the CFR network;

e) Increasing scholarships with 8% and identifying new solutions from the private sector;

f) Granting basic financing according to quality criteria;

g) The inclusion of the ANOSR delegate in the structure of ARACIS (the agency responsible for the quality of education);

h) The granting of the individual accommodation subsidy is discussed (student-centered financing);

i) For the year 2006, the funds were provided for the construction of 10 student dormitories, and other dormitories are to be rehabilitated.