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In the World#1959 of 14178
In Europe#659 of 2794
In Bulgaria#3 of 47
In Sofia#3 of 19

Quick Review

Acceptance rate
40%
Enrollment
12,500
Type
Non-profit
Funding
Private
Highest Degree
Doctorate
Website
nbu.bg
Languages
Bulgarian;English

Publications & Citations

Publications
615
Citations
9,153

New Bulgarian University majors

by publication count

Psychology
150
Computer science
85
Medicine
75
Biology
41
Political science
36
Sociology
35
Mathematics
34
Business
27
Geography
17
Engineering
14
Art
13
Economics
13
Materials science
11
Chemistry
9
History
9
Philosophy
4
Physics
4
Geology
3
Environmental science
1

Topical rankings by citation count

DisciplineWorld RankCitations
Psychology14765,003
History163727
Philosophy193213
Art203410
Medicine25001,798
Geography2974116
Sociology313563
Political science324429
Biology33121,062
Economics341572
Computer science3882282
Mathematics3969138
Business447923
Materials science488538
Physics50345
Engineering54147
Chemistry550031

Annual publication & citation counts

YearPublicationsCitations
199711
199847
199948
200016
2001314
2002210
20031025
20041021
20051157
20061558
200717113
20082385
200927139
201027177
201122269
201232426
201333571
201436714
201552785
201637813
2017541013
201846933
2019701111
2020481362

Acceptance rate & Admissions

Acceptance Rate40%
Admissions RequirementsSecondary school certificate (Diploma za zavarsheno sredno obrazovanie) or foreign equivalent, and competitive entrance examination
Academic CalendarOctober to July
Enrollment12,500
Full time employee1,250
Student:staff ratio10:1

Tuition

International studetnsUndergraduate, 1,200-2,700 per annum; Graduate, 1,500-2,700 per annum (EUR)
Local studetnsUndergraduate, 1,100 per annum; Graduate, 1,650 per annum (BGN)

Programs and Degrees

ProgramsAssociate's degreeBachelor'sMaster'sDoctoral
Design | Arts | Humanities++++
Business | Politics | Social Sciences++++
Languages | Culture | Linguistics++++
Nursing | Health | Pharmacy | Medicine
Engineering | IT
Maths | Natural Sciences++++
BakalavrAccountancy, Administration, Advertising and Publicity, Ancient Civilizations, Ancient Languages, Anthropology, Arabic, Archaeology, Art History, Art Management, Arts and Humanities, Biology, Bulgarian, Business Administration, Business Computing, Cell Biology, Ceramic Art, Cinema and Television, Civil Security, Communication Arts, Computer Engineering, Computer Graphics, Computer Science, Criminology, Cultural Studies, Dance, Display and Stage Design, Ecology, English, English Studies, Environmental Studies, Fashion Design, Finance, Fine Arts, Foreign Languages Education, German, Germanic Studies, Glass Art, Graphic Design, Greek (Classical), Health Sciences, History, Hotel and Restaurant, Information Technology, Interior Design, Journalism, Literature, Management, Marketing, Mathematics and Computer Science, Mediterranean Studies, Microbiology, Modern Languages, Multimedia, Music, Musical Instruments, Natural Sciences, Painting and Drawing, Photography, Political Sciences, Protective Services, Psychology, Public Relations, Russian, Social Sciences, Social Work, Sociology, Sound Engineering (Acoustics), Spanish, Speech Therapy and Audiology, Sports, Technology, Telecommunications Engineering, Telecommunications Services, Theatre, Tourism, Translation and Interpretation, Virology, Visual Arts
MagistrAccountancy, Advertising and Publicity, Agricultural Business, American Studies, Ancient Civilizations, Anthropology, Archaeology, Architecture, Banking, Bulgarian, Business Administration, Ceramic Art, Cinema and Television, Clinical Psychology, Cognitive Sciences, Communication Arts, Computer Graphics, Cultural Studies, Developmental Psychology, Display and Stage Design, English Studies, Environmental Studies, European Studies, Fashion Design, Film, Finance, Foreign Languages Education, Glass Art, Graphic Design, Health Administration, History, Hotel Management, Human Resources, Insurance, Interior Design, International Business, International Relations, Journalism, Law, Leadership, Literature, Management, Mass Communication, Media Studies, Mediterranean Studies, Multimedia, Music, Painting and Drawing, Philosophy, Photography, Political Sciences, Protective Services, Public Administration, Public Relations, Rehabilitation and Therapy, Social Psychology, Social Work, Sociology, Software Engineering, Sound Engineering (Acoustics), Speech Therapy and Audiology, Telecommunications Engineering, Theatre, Tourism, Visual Arts, Writing
DoktorAnthropology, Archaeology, Bulgarian, Business Administration, Cinema and Television, Civil Law, Communication Studies, Computer Science, Criminal Law, Design, English, Finance, Fine Arts, Foreign Languages Education, Government, History, International Economics, Literature, Mass Communication, Mediterranean Studies, Philosophy, Political Sciences, Private Law, Protective Services, Psychology, Public Administration, Sociology, Telecommunications Engineering, Theatre, Translation and Interpretation, Visual Arts

General info

Alternative namesNBU
Нов български университет
Founded1991
WikipediaNew Bulgarian University
AccreditationNational Evaluation and Accreditation Agency (NEAA)
MottoNe varietatem timeamus!
Don't be afraid of diversity!
Colorsgold, blue
Academic structureSchool of Basic Education
Undergraduate School
Graduate School
Affiliations and membershipsEuropean Association for International Education (EAIE)
Agence Universitaire de la Francophonie (AUF)

Location and Contacts

Address21 Montevideo Str.
Sofia, Sofia City, 1618
Bulgaria
City population1,355,000
Phone+359 (2) 811 0222
Fax+359 (2) 811 0260

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