Medical University - Varna: Statistics

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Rank Ranking
#2589 of 14,131 In the World
#779 of 2,785 In Europe
#3 of 47 In Bulgaria
#1 of 5 In Varna
#732 of 1,021 For Ophthalmology

Quick Review

Enrollment
125
Type
Non-profit
Funding
Public-private
partnership
Highest Degree
Doctorate
Website
www.mu-varna.bg
Languages
Bulgarian;English
Acceptance rate
57%*

* Medical University - Varna is among the institutions that don't provide data on acceptance rates. This might happen because a university has programs where an applicant only needs to meet admission requirements to enroll and doesn't necessarily competes with others.

We estimate the above acceptance rate based on admission statistics of closely-ranked nearby universities with similar research profiles that do publish such data.

Acceptance rate & Admissions

Admissions RequirementsSecondary school certificate (Diploma za zavarsheno sredno obrazovanie)
Academic CalendarSeptember to June (September - December; February-June)
Enrollment125
Full time employee25
Student:staff ratio5:1

Publications & Citations

Publications
2,215
Citations
36,001

Medical University - Varna majors

by publication & citation count

Medicine
1,500 / 34,840
Biology
348 / 885
Liberal Arts & Social Sciences
303 / 26,087
Surgery
184 / 155
Psychology
170 / 2,018
Demography
131 / 25,969
Chemistry
123 / 307
Healthcare Management (MHA)
119 / 385
Computer Science
109 / 319
Public Health
105 / 7,623
Health Science
103 / 110
Business
97 / 42
Engineering
91 / 109
Gastroenterology and Hepatology
89 / 325
Dentistry
86 / 18
Pediatrics
84 / 6,780
Radiology and Nuclear medicine
83 / 81
Pathology
76 / 120
Oncology and Cancer research
75 / 144
Physics
68 / 111
Family medicine
66 / 182
Political Science
60 / 12
Dermatology
60 / 16
Critical Care Nursing
59 / 25
Physical Therapy
57 / 27
Immunology
51 / 116
Environmental Science
49 / 148
Cardiology
48 / 34
Materials Science
47 / 77
Neuroscience
45 / 198
Epidemiology
45 / 23,552
Pharmacology
43 / 240
Nursing
39 / 4
Anesthesiology
39 / 146
Anatomy and Physiology
38 / 77
Gerontology
34 / 19,220
Paramedicine and Emergency medicine
33 / 37
Occupational Therapy
33 / 1
Bioinformatics and Computational biology
30 / 87
Communications and Public Relations
29 / 7

Annual publication & citation counts

Year Publications Citations
1994 4 1
1995 5 5
1996 9 7
1997 3 1
1998 4 4
1999 7 15
2000 8 12
2001 9 38
2002 9 17
2003 8 32
2004 11 31
2005 8 44
2006 23 71
2007 43 114
2008 43 134
2009 54 122
2010 50 141
2011 69 149
2012 87 195
2013 118 210
2014 111 240
2015 111 650
2016 251 2874
2017 301 4259
2018 453 4692
2019 263 6063
2020 253 8219
2021 218 10602

Tuition

Local studetns 8,000 per anum; Ph.D., 5,000 per annum. (EUR)

Medical University - Varna has financial aid programs and on-campus housing.

Programs and Degrees

Programs Associate's degree Bachelor's Master's Doctoral
Design | Arts | Humanities
Business | Politics | Social Sciences
Languages | Culture | Linguistics
Nursing | Health | Pharmacy | Medicine +++
Engineering | IT
Maths | Natural Sciences
Profesionalen Bakalavr Cosmetology, Medical Auxiliaries, Medical Technology, Ophthalmology, Public Health, Rehabilitation and Therapy, Treatment Techniques
Bakalavr Health Administration, Midwifery, Nursing, Speech Therapy and Audiology
Magistr Dentistry, Health Administration, Medicine, Nursing, Pharmacy, Public Health
Doktor Anaesthesiology, Anatomy, Biochemistry, Cardiology, Cell Biology, Community Health, Dentistry, Dermatology, Endocrinology, Forensic Medicine and Dentistry, Gastroenterology, Genetics, Gynaecology and Obstetrics, Haematology, Histology, Hygiene, Laboratory Techniques, Management, Medicine, Microbiology, Nephrology, Neurology, Occupational Health, Oncology, Ophthalmology, Organic Chemistry, Orthopaedics, Otorhinolaryngology, Paediatrics, Pathology, Pharmacology, Pharmacy, Physical Therapy, Physiology, Pneumology, Psychiatry and Mental Health, Psychology, Radiology, Rehabilitation and Therapy, Social and Preventive Medicine, Surgery, Toxicology, Urology, Venereology, Virology

Notable alumni

  1. Krasen Kralev

    Krasen Kralev
    Born in
    Bulgaria Flag Bulgaria
    Years
    1967-.. (age 55)
    Occupations
    politicianbusinessperson
    Biography

    Krassen Kirilov Kralev, born 2 January 1967 in Varna, is a Bulgarian businessman and politician, who is currently the Minister of Youth and Sports of Bulgaria as part of the Third Borisov Government.

  2. Milen Vrabevski

    Milen Vrabevski
    Born in
    Bulgaria Flag Bulgaria
    Years
    1968-.. (age 54)
    Occupations
    physician
    Biography

    Milen Nikolaev Vrabevski is a Bulgarian businessman, philanthropist, and patron of the arts. He is the founder and chairman of the Bulgarian Memory Foundation. He is the CEO and owner of Comac Medical, a contract research organization providing development, management, and control of R&D projects in clinical medicine. The company conducts research in 28 countries, covering Europe, Asia, and North America. Vrabevski is also the owner of the Tzar Simeon Veliki educational institute.

  3. Aneliya Klissarova

    Aneliya Klissarova
    Born in
    Bulgaria Flag Bulgaria
    Years
    1961-.. (age 61)
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    Aneliya Dimitrova Klisarova is a Bulgarian medical scientist and professor. In addition to her career as an academic and as doctor, she has also been elected for various political posts.

  4. Krasimir Ivanov

    Krasimir Ivanov
    Born in
    Bulgaria Flag Bulgaria
    Years
    1960-.. (age 62)
    Occupations
    oncologistsurgeon
    Biography

    Krasimir Dimitrov Ivanov is a Bulgarian surgeon and oncologist, professor and rector of the Medical University "Prof. Dr. Paraskev Stoyanov" of Varna in the period 2012-2020. In the past, he was the executive director of St. Marina University Hospital of Varna.

General info

Alternative names MU-Varna
Медицински университет - Варна
Founded 1961
Accreditation National Evaluation and Accreditation Agency (NEAA)
Motto Prosperitas vestra finis nostra
Your success is our goal!
Academic structure Faculty of Medicine
Faculty of Dental Medicine
Faculty of Pharmacy
Faculty of Public Health
Medical College - Varna
Department of Foreign Language Teaching, Communications and Sport
Affiliate Sliven
Affiliate Shumen
Affiliate Veliko Tarnovo
Affiliations and memberships European University Association (EUA)
Black Sea Universities Network (BSUN)
Association of Schools of Public Health in the European Region (ASPHER)
NuGo Association
EEuropean Health Management Association (EHMA)
International Maritime Health Association (IMHA)
Ligue des Bibliothèques Européennes de Recherche (LIBER)
European Association of Faculties of Pharmacy (EAFP)
International Pharmaceutical Federation (FIP)
Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology (ARVO)
Association for Dental Education in Europe (ADEE)

Location and Contacts

Address 55 Marin Drinov Str.
Varna, Varna, 9002
Bulgaria
City population 368,000
Phone +359 (52) 650 057
Fax +359 (52) 650 019

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