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Varna Free University

Do you wish to be a member of a student community where even your bravest ideas will be supported and implemented and where your abstractive thinking will be appreciated? If your answer is “yes” you are ready to become a part of the biggest and most acknowledged private university in Bulgaria.

“Where your dreams begin…” – this is the motto of Varna Free University and it is a promise to all future and present students that here their dreams will not only begin, but they will come true.

Varna Free University is the youngest university in Varna, but in spite of its brief history it has become one of the most prestigious academic institutions, teaching Bulgarian and international students in nationally significant academic fields, guaranteeing  globally competitive education and a diploma, recognized in all European Union countries.

Varna Free University is the first and only Bulgarian university certified with the signs DS Label, ECTS Label and HR Excellence in Research logo by the European Executive Agency for Education and Culture at the EU European Commission. It is also certified under the international standard ISO 9001:2008 and has been granted certificates from UKAS (UK) and ANAB (USA) for the implementation of the accepted international standards.

The university is an initiator and an active member of the Black Sea University Network. It has established close partnership with numerous offshore academic institutions. The students at Varna Free University can participate in diverse exchange programmes such as Tempus, Erasmus, Leonardo da Vinci and other research and educational programmes funded by the European Union.

REASONS TO CHOOSE VARNA FREE UNIVERSITY

If you choose to study at Varna Free University, you will have the unique chance to explore one of the most ancient cities in Europe and enjoy the special experience to live and study in a magnificent seaside resort.

Varna Free University is an educational brand, familiar not only in Bulgaria but also all over Europe, Asia, Africa and America. Today the university is open to foreign students from all over the world. The university offers a broad range of specialties in English. The academic programmes are developed in line with European trends – the Bologna process. You can choose between 24 Bachelor’s, 62 Master’s and 26 PhD programmes.

A significant reason to choose Varna Free University is the low tuition fee (2000EUR-2400EUR per semester). In addition, living expenses in Bulgaria are quite low in comparison to other European countries, which will make your stay in Bulgaria an endless party.

The university aims at being flexible, innovative and adaptive to the dynamic labour market and the needs of modern society. It implements a European model of private higher education oriented towards students, their professional aptitudes and personal accomplishments.

Approximately 500 qualified lecturers from all scientific spheres of knowledge are responsible to provide education to up to 10 000 students studying at various faculties.

STUDY PROGRAMMES

Varna Free University offers a variety of Bachelor’s and Master’s programmes in English and Russian. The university prepares highly qualified specialists in various fields of science, economy and art. The duration of education is 4 years for Bachelors (4,5 years for part-time education), 2 years for Masters and up to 3 years for PhD degree.

Educational-and-qualification degrees Bachelor and Master (following completed secondary education studies)

F – full-time mode of study / P – part-time mode of study / D – distance learning

PROFESSIONAL AREA “PSYCHOLOGY”

Psychology (F,P) training in English and Russian

PROFESSIONAL AREA “POLITICAL SCIENCES”

International Relations and Law  (F)

Political Science and Journalism (F, P)

PROFESSIONAL AREA “LAW”

Law (F, P)

PROFESSIONAL AREA “ADMINISTRATION AND MANAGEMENT”

Business Administration and Management (F, P, D)

Public Administration and Management (F, P, D)

International Public and Business Management (P)

Management of Public Health (F)

Business Administration and Management with Chinese (F)

 

PROFESSIONAL AREA “ECONOMICS”

International Economic Relations (F, P, D)

Finance and Accounting (F, P, D)

Digital Economy (F)

PROFESSIONAL AREA “INFORMATICS AND COMPUTER SCIENCE “

Informatics and Computer Science (F, P, D) training in English and Russian

PROFESSIONAL AREA “ARCHITECTURE, CONSTRUCTION AND GEODESY”

Design (F)

Construction of Buildings and Facilities (F, P) training in English

Fire Safety and Protection of Population (F, P) training in English

Architecture (F) training in English

PROFESSIONAL AREA “FINE ARTS”

Fashion and Fashion Management (F)

PROFESSIONAL AREA “MUSIC AND DANCE ART”

Choreography (F, P)

PROFESSIONAL AREA “NATIONAL SECURITY”

National Security Protection (F, P)

Counteraction to Crime and Public Order Protection (F, P) 

Profilering (F, P)

Intelligent Security Systems (F, P)

International Law and Security (F, P) training in English

 

Majors for the academic year 2015/2016Educational-and-qualification degrees “Master”

(following completed Bachelor studies )

 

PROFESSIONAL AREA “PSYCHOLOGY”

Psychology and Psychopathology of Development (F) training in English

Applied Psychology (F) training in English

Psychological Counselling (F) training in English

 

PROFESSIONAL AREA “POLITICAL SCIENCES”

International Politics and Security (F)

 

PROFESSIONAL AREA “LAW “

International Maritime Law (F)

Interstate Relations and Maritime Law (F)

Protection of Human Rights (F)

 

PROFESSIONAL AREA “ADMINISTRATION AND MANAGEMENT”

European Administration and Management (P)

Management of Projects Financed from EU Funds (P)

Administration and Law (P)

European Administration and Project Management (P)

Administrative Management of Migration Processes (P)

Business Administration and Management with Chinese (F)

Leadership in a Global Environment (F, P)

Management of International Business Projects (F, P, D) training in English

Advertising and Public Relations in Business Management (F, P)

Management and Psychology (P)

Business Administration in Tourism (P)

PR Branding in Business Management and Intellectual Sphere (P)

 

PROFESSIONAL AREA “ECONOMICS”

Financial and Banking Management and Marketing (F, P)

Finance and Accounting (P)

Financial Audit (P)

International Economics and Law (P)

Marketing and Public Relations in Education, Science and Culture (F, P)

Financial and Investment Consulting (P)

Behavioural Economics (P)

International Marketing (P) training in English

 

PROFESSIONAL AREA “COMPUTING AND COMPUTER  SCIENCE”

Digital Marketing and Web Design (P)

Web Design (P)

Software Engineering (P) training in English

Computer Games and Animations (P)

Cybersecurity (P) training in English

Information Systems and Technologies (F, P, D) training in English

Data Science (F) training in English

PROFESSIONAL AREA “ARCHITECTURE, CONSTRUCTION AND GEODESY”

Preservation of Cultural Heritage (F) training in English

Interior Design (F)

Building Structures (F, P) training in English

Fire-Fighting Equipment and Automation (F, P) training in English

Water Supply and Sewerage (F, P)

Road Construction (F, P) training in English

Construction Engineering (F, P)

Urban Planning (F)

Industrial and Transport Design (F)

Fire-Fighting Engineering (F, P)  training in English

 

PROFESSIONAL AREA “FINE ARTS”

Fashion Styling (F)

Fashion Photography and Advertising (F)

Visual Arts and Art Management (F)

Computer, Graphic, Advertising Design (F)

 

PROFESSIONAL AREA “MUSIC AND DANCE ART”

Choreography Directing and Arts Management (F)

Performing Arts, Management and Producing (F)

 

PROFESSIONAL AREA “NATIONAL SECURITY”

Profilering  (F)

Intelligent Security Systems  (F)

Preparedness of Forces and Resources for Action in Unconventional Crises (F, P)

International Law and Security (P) RU

Customs Intelligence and Investigation (F)

Detective Activities (P)

Forensic Expertise (P)

Forensic Economic Expertise (P)

Forensic Computer-Technical Expertise (P)

Forensic Fire-Technical Expertise (P)

Forensic Psychological Expertise (P)

Forensic Construction and Technical Expertise (P)

 

 

Educational and scientific degree “Doctor”

Eligible candidates for doctoral programmes must be master degree holders. VFU graduates with excellent diploma scores are entitled to a fee reduction.

Varna Free University “Chernorizets Hrabar” offers the following accredited PhD programmes:

 

Professional area “Political Sciences”

Professional area “Economics”

Professional area “Administration and Management”