The „Athenaeum” University of Bucharest was founded in 1990 as a private institution of higher education, non-profit and became a legal person of private law and of public utility, part of the National Education System, by Law 135/24 May 2005 .

Throughout the activity path, marked by the 28 years of existence, the entire attention of the University's management has been focused on the content of education, on ensuring the size and structure of knowledge always in accordance with the equation demand-educational offer, itself in permanent dynamics in the internal space, European, international.

The didactic activity of the „Athenaeum” University is organized in the Bologna paradigm, the study programs comprising cycles, Bachelor's, Master's degree. Interested in responding to the demands of the labor market, as well as the necessities of training and development throughout the life, the „Athenaeum” University of Bucharest also organizes postgraduate programs whose main objective is the development, the improvement of new university qualifications.

The specializations are permanently adapted to the latest trends in the field necessary for the insertion of graduates in the labor market.

The University has an infrastructure that guarantees the very good conditions of teaching and research activities, equipped with a modern space with state-of-the-art equipment. Such a type of education is considered appropriate for the "product" market, respectively for qualifications and with the ability to stay in the dynamic feed-back couple of the two vectors: University - Practice, achieving at the maximum level the synergy of the national system.

In accordance with the mission assumed and the desire to assert itself at international level, the “Athenaeum” University in Bucharest is currently developing collaborative relationships with similar institutions in Europe, USA, Arab countries, etc.