South-West University "Neofit Rilski" Rankings

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In the World#3435 of 14178
In Europe#1038 of 2794
In Bulgaria#8 of 47
In Blagoevgrad#1 of 3

Quick Review

Acceptance rate
25%
Enrollment
12,500
Type
Non-profit
Funding
Public-private
partnership
Highest Degree
Doctorate
Website
www.swu.bg
Languages
Bulgarian

Publications & Citations

Publications
554
Citations
1,838

South-West University "Neofit Rilski" majors

by publication count

Psychology
105
Mathematics
59
Chemistry
58
Computer science
57
Political science
30
Business
29
Materials science
21
Sociology
19
Economics
17
Geography
16
Biology
14
Art
12
Medicine
10
Geology
8
History
8
Engineering
8
Physics
6
Environmental science
5
Philosophy
2

Topical rankings by citation count

DisciplineWorld RankCitations
Geology279491
History32082
Economics334180
Art34071
Sociology344738
Psychology3624295
Political science367817
Chemistry3998426
Mathematics425392
Materials science4281118
Business430830
Physics435323
Geography439717
Biology4603207
Environmental science464519
Computer science4726100
Engineering474625
Medicine568124

Annual publication & citation counts

YearPublicationsCitations
200001
200130
200210
200320
200411
200531
200655
200714
2008813
20091327
20101338
20111248
20122446
20132583
20143466
201534120
20163993
201758143
201847228
201974261
202088417

Acceptance rate & Admissions

Acceptance Rate25%
Admissions RequirementsSecondary Education Diploma in Bulgarian (Diploma za zavarsheno sredno obrazovanie); Diploma from High School, translated and legalized in Bulgarian Language
Academic CalendarSeptember to June (September - January; February-June)
Enrollment12,500
Full time employee750
Student:staff ratio17:1

Tuition

International studetns2,500-3,500 per annum (EUR)

South-West University "Neofit Rilski" has financial aid programs and on-campus housing.

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+++
Profesionalen BakalavrBusiness Education, Foreign Languages Education, Humanities and Social Science Education, Mathematics Education, Music Education, Native Language Education, Science Education, Teacher Training, Technology Education, Vocational Education
BakalavrAccountancy, Acting, Applied Chemistry, Applied Linguistics, Archaeology, Archiving, Art Education, Automotive Engineering, Bulgarian, Business Administration, Business Education, Chemistry, Cinema and Television, Communication Studies, Computer Education, Computer Engineering, Computer Science, Cultural Studies, Czech, Dance, Documentation Techniques, Ecology, Economics, Education of the Socially Disadvantaged, Educational Administration, Educational Technology, Electrical and Electronic Engineering, English, Environmental Studies, Ethnology, European Studies, Fashion Design, Finance, Foreign Languages Education, French, Geography, German, Health Sciences, History, Information Management, Information Technology, International Business, International Relations, Jazz and Popular Music, Management, Marketing, Mathematics, Mathematics Education, Mechanical Engineering, Media Studies, Midwifery, Modern Languages, Music, Music Education, Musical Instruments, Native Language Education, Nursing, Optical Technology, Pedagogy, Philosophy, Physical Education, Physical Therapy, Physics, Political Sciences, Preschool Education, Primary Education, Protective Services, Psychology, Public Administration, Public Health, Public Relations, Regional Studies, Russian, Science Education, Slavic Languages, Social Work, Sociology, Special Education, Speech Therapy and Audiology, Sports, Technology Education, Telecommunications Engineering, Tourism, Translation and Interpretation, Vocational Education
MagistrAnthropology, Archaeology, Bulgarian, Business Administration, Chemistry, Computer Science, Cultural Studies, Dance, Earth Sciences, Economics, Educational Administration, Film, Fine Arts, Foreign Languages Education, History, Journalism, Law, Linguistics, Management, Mathematics, Modern Languages, Music, Pedagogy, Philosophy, Physics, Political Sciences, Psychology, Public Health, Public Relations, Rehabilitation and Therapy, Secondary Education, Slavic Languages, Social Work, Sociology, Sports, Teacher Training, Theatre, Tourism, Translation and Interpretation
DoktorAdministrative Law, Ancient Books, Ancient Civilizations, Applied Mathematics, Archaeology, Archiving, Art Education, Arts and Humanities, Banking, Bulgarian, Business Administration, Cinema and Television, Civil Law, Computer Education, Computer Engineering, Computer Networks, Computer Science, Criminal Law, Criminology, Cultural Studies, Dance, Documentation Techniques, Ecology, Economics, Educational Administration, Educational Psychology, Educational Sciences, English, Environmental Management, European Union Law, Film, Finance, Fine Arts, Geography, German, Health Sciences, History, Humanities and Social Science Education, Industrial and Organizational Psychology, Industrial and Production Economics, Industrial Management, Information Technology, Inorganic Chemistry, Insurance, International Law, International Relations, Labour Law, Linguistics, Literature, Management, Mathematics, Mathematics Education, Mechanical Engineering, Modern History, Music, Music Education, Native Language Education, Operations Research, Organic Chemistry, Pedagogy, Performing Arts, Philosophy, Physical Education, Physics, Political Sciences, Preschool Education, Primary Education, Psychology, Public Health, Public Relations, Science Education, Slavic Languages, Social Welfare, Social Work, Sociology, Special Education, Speech Therapy and Audiology, Sports, Surveying and Mapping, Technology, Technology Education, Tourism

General info

Alternative namesSWU
Югозападен университет “Неофит Рилски”
Founded1975
WikipediaSouth-West University "Neofit Rilski"
AccreditationNational Evaluation and Accreditation Agency (NEAA)
Academic structureFaculty of Pedagogy
Faculty of Arts
Faculty of Philology
Faculty of Natural Sciences and Mathematics
Faculty of Law and History
Faculty of Philosophy
Faculty of Economics
Technical College

Location and Contacts

Address66 Ivan Mihailov Str.
Blagoevgrad, Blagoevgrad, 2700
Bulgaria
City population83,000
Phone+359 (73) 885 501
Fax+359 (73) 885 516

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