Colleges & Universities in Bulgaria

Universities in Bulgaria

Higher Education in Bulgaria


What are the most popular Universities and Colleges in Bulgaria? uniRank answers this question by publishing the 2024 Bulgarian University Ranking of 48 Bulgarian higher-education institutions meeting the following uniRank selection criteria:

  • being chartered, licensed or accredited by the appropriate Bulgarian higher education-related organization.
  • offering at least three-year bachelor's degrees or postgraduate master's or doctoral degrees
  • delivering courses predominantly in a traditional, non-distance education format

2024 Ranking of Bulgarian Universities

2024 Sub-rankings by Provinces

The Republic of Bulgaria is divided into 28 provinces (Bulgarian: oblasti) which are further subdivided into 265 municipalities (Bulgarian: obshtini). The vast majority of higher education institutions meeting the uniRank selection criteria are located in the Sofia City province (Bulgarian: Sofia-grad) which is situated in the west of the country and hosts the capital Sofia. The following uniRank sub-rankings or league tables take into account all provinces which include at least 2 Bulgarian higher education institutions meeting the uniRank selection criteria.

Blagoevgrad (3)   Burgas (2)  
Plovdiv (8)   Sofia City (20)  
Varna (6)   Veliko Tarnovo (3)  

Country Featured Universities

Unlock your University's potential: spotlight your Institution on UniRank for leads, local recognition and branding. Enquiry now to feature your University here.

Share Universities

Interesting? Don't forget to share these Bulgarian Universities with your friends now.

Related Bulgarian University lists

Since 2005, UniRank provides valuable information and resources to help you explore and make informed decisions about Emirati universities and their online presence.

© uniRank since 2005