Medical University - Sofia: Statistics

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#2657 of 14,131 In the World
#812 of 2,785 In Europe
#3 of 47 In Bulgaria
#3 of 19 In Sofia
#415 of 1,554 For Dermatology
Top50% For 45 other topics
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Quick Review

Acceptance rate
84%
Enrollment
4,000
Type
Non-profit
Funding
Public-private
partnership
Highest Degree
Doctorate
Website
mu-sofia.bg
Languages
Bulgarian

Acceptance rate & Admissions

Acceptance Rate84%
Admissions RequirementsSecondary school certificate (Diploma za zavarsheno sredno obrazovanie) or recognized foreign equivalent
Academic CalendarSeptember to June (September - January; February-June)
Enrollment4,000
Full time employee1,969
Student:staff ratio2:1

We've calculated the 84% acceptance rate for Medical University - Sofia based on the ratio of admissions to applications and other circumstantial enrollment data. Treat this information as a rough guide and not as a definitive measure of your chances of admission. Different programs may have significantly varying admissions rates.

Research profile

Medical University - Sofia has published 6,083 scientific papers with 84,603 citations received. The research profile covers a range of fields, including Medicine, Biology, Chemistry, Genetics, Biochemistry, Pathology, Psychology, Liberal Arts & Social Sciences, Computer Science, and Surgery.

Publications
6,083
Citations
84,603

Medical University - Sofia majors

by publication & citation count

Medicine
5,244 / 74,019
Biology
4,966 / 75,643
Chemistry
3,405 / 57,150
Genetics
3,121 / 56,879
Biochemistry
2,928 / 52,475
Pathology
2,804 / 40,279
Psychology
2,082 / 30,323
Liberal Arts & Social Sciences
1,700 / 23,148
Computer Science
1,678 / 26,051
Surgery
1,632 / 19,460
Engineering
1,608 / 18,726
Psychiatry
1,570 / 23,676
Physics
1,432 / 15,209
Immunology
1,406 / 23,102
Organic Chemistry
1,329 / 19,867
Environmental Science
1,320 / 17,033
Radiology and Nuclear medicine
1,017 / 6,616
Neuroscience
877 / 12,695
Anatomy and Physiology
833 / 8,010
Sociology
766 / 14,723
Pharmacology
731 / 10,426
Geology
690 / 7,791
Mathematics
666 / 13,958
Quantum and Particle physics
658 / 6,744
Public Health
652 / 14,280
Political Science
650 / 7,870
Philosophy
644 / 5,582
Oncology and Cancer research
637 / 8,668
Materials Science
625 / 7,748
Law
623 / 7,840
Paleontology
623 / 7,154
Statistics
600 / 13,413
Demography
559 / 13,161
Botany
502 / 5,723
Nursing
501 / 5,809
Cardiology
480 / 3,749
Geography and Cartography
448 / 5,645
Gastroenterology and Hepatology
434 / 6,882
Bioinformatics and Computational biology
432 / 9,293
Optical Engineering
429 / 4,262

Annual publication & citation counts

Year Publications Citations
1990 3 1
1991 6 0
1992 7 1
1993 16 0
1994 20 9
1995 39 11
1996 55 38
1997 66 62
1998 78 89
1999 85 130
2000 86 205
2001 75 269
2002 92 376
2003 92 494
2004 122 710
2005 106 1052
2006 122 1307
2007 148 1443
2008 126 1623
2009 141 1860
2010 153 2154
2011 156 2493
2012 166 2775
2013 266 3119
2014 276 3700
2015 241 4153
2016 341 4449
2017 387 5046
2018 349 5217
2019 424 6234
2020 523 7600
2021 576 10704
2022 532 11680
Academic rankings

Programs and Degrees

The table below displays academic fields with programs and courses that lead to Bachelor's, Master's, and Doctorate degrees offered by Medical University - Sofia.

Note that the table provides a general overview and might not cover all the specific majors available at the university. Always visit the university's website for the most up-to-date information on the programs offered.

Programs Bachelor Master Doctoral
Art & Design No No No
Biology Yes TBD TBD
Business Yes TBD TBD
Chemistry Yes TBD TBD
Computer Science No No No
Economics No No No
Engineering No No No
Environmental Science No No No
Liberal Arts & Social Sciences No No No
Mathematics No No No
Medicine Yes Yes Yes
Physics No TBD TBD
Psychology Yes TBD TBD
Profesionalen Bakalavr Cosmetology, Dental Technology, Laboratory Techniques, Medical Auxiliaries, Medical Technology, Physical Therapy, Public Health, Rehabilitation and Therapy, Social and Preventive Medicine
Bakalavr Economics, Ethics, Health Administration, Health Education, Health Sciences, Medical Technology, Nursing, Occupational Health, Physical Therapy, Public Health, Social and Preventive Medicine
Magistr Dentistry, Health Administration, Management, Medicine, Occupational Health, Pharmacy, Public Health
Doktor Dentistry, Medicine

Notable alumni

  1. Ventsislav Mutafchiyski

    Ventsislav Mutafchiyski
    Born in
    Bulgaria Flag Bulgaria
    Years
    1964-.. (age 59)
    Enrolled in Medical University - Sofia
    Studied in 1984-1990
    Occupations
    military officerauthormilitary physiciansurgeonacademic
    Biography

    Ventsislav Metodiev Mutafchiyski is a Bulgarian military doctor, professor and director at the Military Medical Academy (MMA), Major General from the Military Medical Service, and former Head of the National Operational Headquarters for Fight with Coronavirus Pandemic in Bulgaria.

  2. Kalin Terziyski

    Kalin Terziyski
    Born in
    Bulgaria Flag Bulgaria
    Years
    1970-.. (age 53)
    Occupations
    poetwriter
    Biography

    Kalin Terziyski is a contemporary Bulgarian writer.

Medical University - Sofia faculties and divisions

Campus : Medicine Medicine
Centre : Languages and Student Sports Anatomy, Biochemistry, Biology, Bulgarian, Physiology, Sports
College : Medicine Medicine
Faculty : Medicine Anatomy, Biochemistry, Biology, Chemistry, Histology, Medicine, Microbiology, Pathology, Pharmacology, Physics, Physiology, Surgery
Faculty : Pharmacy Pharmacy
Faculty : Public Health Public Health

General information

Alternative names MU-Sofia
Медицински университет - София
Founded 1917
Accreditation National Evaluation and Accreditation Agency (NEAA)
Motto Erudiendo, Sciendo, Curando
To teach, to research, to cure
Colors purple, violet

Location and contacts

Address bul. „Acad. Ivan Geshov" № 15
Sofia, 1431
Bulgaria
City population 1,383,000

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