Studia Universitatis BabeĊŸ-Bolyai Informatica was superseded, in 1996, from series Studia Universitatis Babes-Bolyai Mathematica - Informatica and became independent starting 1996, having a half-yearly frequency between 1996 - 2009, quarterly between 2010 - 2013 and with a half-yearly frequency starting 2014.

Studia Universitatis Babes-Bolyai Informatica is a publication medium for original research papers of lasting value in computer science. Submissions are judged primarily on originality, significance, and breadth of interest. To be accepted, a paper must be judged to be truly outstanding in its field. Contributions should also conform to generally accepted practices for scientific papers with respect to organization and style of writing.

The following areas are each currently covered by a member of the Editorial Board:

- Artificial Intelligence
- Complexity of Algorithms
- Computer Architecture
- Computer System Modeling and Analysis
- Cryptology
- Data Structures and Analysis of Algorithms
- Database Theory
- Deductive Systems and Equational Reasoning
- Distributed Computing
- Formal Languages and Complexity Theory
- Graph Theory and Combinatorial Structures
- Logic in Computer Science
- Numerical Computation
- Parallel Computation
- Programming Languages and Methodologies