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 Higher education in Bulgaria

Higher education in Bulgaria

The institutions of higher education in Bulgaria are open to all applicants who have a diploma for secondary education. The degrees of higher education include:

 

  • Bachelor – the period of study is four years;
  • Master – the period of study is five years or at least one year after a Bachelor’s degree course;
  • Doctor (PhD) – the period of study is three/four years after a Master’s degree course.

 

The courses of higher education are full-time, part-time, distance and according to individual schedule of study. The institutions of higher education in Bulgaria offer courses for lifelong learning and further qualification. The lifelong learning programmes do not lead to awarding a new university degree.

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