Why are young Romanians leaving their country?
2 December 2013 Last updated at 14:09 GMT
On New Year's Day, the restrictions on the number of Bulgarians and Romanians who can come to work in the UK will be lifted.
Public concern over immigration is running high, with debate about whether migrants' access to benefits, healthcare and housing should be limited.
The BBC's Matthew Price reports from Transylvania on the reasons why young Romanians may choose to come to the UK.