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Best Universities for PHD Programs in Bulgaria 2023

Number of institutions: 26
    • Sofia, Bulgaria

    European Academy of Fine Arts, Sofia is an Additional Location of Irish American University. IAMU is an accredited institution of the Middle States Commission on Higher Education, the organisation that accredits The Juilliard School, The Curtis Institute of Music, Manhattan School of Music, American Academy of Dramatic Arts, New York Academy of Art, Columbia University, Georgetown University, Johns Hopkins University, West Point United States Military Academy, and more.

    • Sofia, Bulgaria

    The University of National and World Economy /UNWE/ is the largest and the eldest higher economic school in Bulgaria and Southeastern Europe. It has a history of 100 years. The University originates from the Free University of Political and Economic Sciences established by Order No.2155 of July, 5th, 1920 of the Minister of National Enlightment. In 1940 /State Gazette, iss. No.126 of June, 7th, 1940/ it was transformed into State Higher Institute of Finance and Administrative Sciences and in 1947 it was reorganized as a Faculty of Economic and Social Studies at Sofia University.

    • Sofia, Bulgaria

    Sofia University St. Kliment Ohridski is the first Bulgarian high academic school establishment. Its history is an embodiment and a continuation of the Bulgarian nation's century-long cultural and educational tradition.

    • Sofia, Bulgaria

    By Decision of the National Assembly of May 26, 2015, the College of Telecommunications and Posts was transformed into the Висше училище по телекомуникации и пощи , with subject of activity: training of specialists with higher education in specialties of professional fields "Communication and Computer Engineering" and " Administration and Management".

    • Varna, Bulgaria

    Varna Free University "Chernorizets Hrabar" is the largest private university in Bulgaria. It is an established academic center that combines the training of Bulgarian and international students in priority areas for the country and creates an internationally convertible and competitive scientific and academic product. It teaches over 10,000 students in more than 67 bachelor's and master's programs and 29 Ph.D. programs.

    • Plovdiv, Bulgaria

    The Agricultural University - Plovdiv was established in 1945. It has strengthened its positions as a national centre of agricultural science and education in Bulgaria. In 2006 the National Evaluation and Accreditation Agency awarded the Agricultural University – Plovdiv with an institutional accreditation and the highest grade of “Very Good”.

    • Veliko Tarnovo, Bulgaria

    In the autumn of 1963, on the historical and picturesque hill "Sveta Gora" in Veliko Tarnovo, the first university outside the capital opened its doors, which has the patron saints Cyril and Methodius as patrons. Inheriting the educational and cultural traditions of the famous Tarnovo Literary School from the 14th century, it has established itself as an authoritative higher school for the humanities and arts, as a prestigious educational and scientific center.

    • Pleven Center, Bulgaria

    Medical University - Pleven is one of the five medical Universities in Bulgaria. It was established in 1974, expanding the horizons, size and reputation of the City Hospital, founded in 1865. Today, combining traditions of the past with the possibilities of the present, it incorporates educational and therapeutic facilities, a contemporary pre-clinical base, University Hospital with more than 1000 beds and clinics in all major medical fields, as well as a large number of specialized clinics and research units with modern diagnostic and therapeutic equipment.

    • Burgas, Bulgaria

    Burgas Free University /BFU/ was established with an Act of The Great National Assembly on 18 September 1991 and is one of the first non-state universities in the country. The University is accredited by the National Evaluation and Accreditation Agency and is certified under the International Quality Standard ISO 9001:2008: BFU is a modern and innovative university, caring for its students and their professional realization, and which has significant academic achievements and an internationally recognized status.

    • Sofia, Bulgaria

    Химикотехнологичен и металургичен университет is an academic institution focused on the needs of our time and nation. Our community goes beyond the University and the country and includes academic partners from different continents.

    • Varna, Bulgaria

    Welcome to Medical University-Varna - one of the most modern and high-tech universities in the country! Attractive multinational environment, state-of-the-art training methods and facilities, real-world and simulation training, wonderful sports and recreation conditions in the Sea Capital of Bulgaria - these are just a few of the reasons why students from approximately 50 countries all over the world have chosen to study at Medical University-Varna!

    • Sofia, Bulgaria

    The University of Library Studies and Information Technologies (ULSIT) is a state university, renamed by Parliament Decree on 29th November 2010 after the Specialized Higher School of Library Studies and Information Technologies voted in 2004. Throughout the years, it was respectively: Established - 18th September 1950 by Government Decree as the State Library Institute and later renamed as The College of Library Studies by Parliament Decree;

    • Sofia, Bulgaria

    The Specialized Establishment of La Francophonie for Administration and Management (ESFAM) is an institute of the University Agency of La Francophonie, based in Sofia, Bulgaria. Our mission is to train high-level specialists in administration and business management in French to contribute to the development of countries in the Central and Eastern Europe zone.

    • Gabrovo, Bulgaria

    Based on the achievements and traditions of the university, active international cooperation, close partnership with business, and intensive research, to prepare for the needs of the economy and society market-oriented highly qualified specialists to generate progress and be ready according to their educational qualification for the challenges of a changing world.

    • Sofia, Bulgaria

    The University of Mining and Geology “St. Ivan Rilski” has been an independent educational institution since 1953. In the course of sixty years of existence, it has established itself as an academic and research centre that provides training in the spheres of geology, mining, and electrical and mechanical engineering. It is an institution where fundamental and applied scientific research is carried out, and the whole range of post-graduate qualification courses offered. The proper combination of general engineering education together with the acquisition of profiled knowledge and abilities provides immense opportunities for the graduates of the University to find their professional realisation in this country and abroad. Since it was founded, more than 21 000 engineers, amongst whom citizens of around 40 countries from Europe, Asia, Africa, and South America, have been trained and have found occupational employment in the areas of geology and mining, in power engineering, in civil engineering and industrial construction, in environmental protection, and other branches.