ВТУ "Тодор Каблешков"

Opening of the Academic Year 2013/2014


On September 16, 2013 at Todor Kableshkov University of Transport was officially opened the new academic year 2013/2014. The event brought together students from all programmes. Especially excited were the newcomers, who entered the Transport University for the first time. Representatives of public institutions and transport companies and organizations with which we have longstanding traditions attended the event. Assoc. Prof. Rumen Uluchev, PhD, Vice-Rector of Academic Affairs opened the event. He welcomed his young colleagues and introduced the academic management of the university to them. Prof. Petar Kolev, DSc emphasized in his academic speech that the lecturers of Todor Kableshkov University of Transport introduce in the educational process innovative methods in the knowledge mastering, focusing on practical training. He also said that the curricula will be revised in order to meet the requirements of adequate practical training in real professional environment. Prof. Kolev wished successful academic year, lots of health, energy and patience in all their endeavors to the students.
Mrs. Maria Fartunova, Head of Department “Higher Education” at Ministry of Education and Science greeted the students on behalf of the Minister. Eng. Atanas Tashkov, member of Transport, Information Technologies and Communications Committee at National Assembly had a greeting speech. Representatives of BDZ Holding EAD and National Railway Infrastructure Company also greeted the students.
Assoc. Prof. Daniela Todorova, PhD, Vice-Rector of Research and International Activities read greetings from: the Chairperson of Parliamentary Group of Coalition for Bulgaria, the National Representation of Student Councils and the University of Architecture, Civil Engineering and Geodesy. Prof. Kolev, Rector of Todor Kableshkov University of Transport handed the student’s record books to the admitted with highest grades students from the three faculties of the university. Stoycho Stoev, Deputy Chairman of the Student Council and Head of the delegation that presented the university at the National Summer Universiade gave to the Rector the received awards – Fair Play Cup and plaque for participation.