New Bulgarian University

country rank  2
world rank  3269

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University Overview

Founded in 1991, New Bulgarian University is a non-profit private higher education institution located in the suburban setting of the large city of Sofia (population range of 1,000,000-5,000,000 inhabitants), Sofia City. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the National Evaluation and Accreditation Agency, Bulgaria, New Bulgarian University (NBU) is a large (uniRank enrollment range: 10,000-14,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. New Bulgarian University (NBU) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as pre-bachelor degrees (i.e. certificates, diplomas, associate or foundation degrees), bachelor degrees, master degrees, doctorate degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 27 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades. International students are welcome to apply for enrollment.

University Identity

Name
Name Нов български университет
Acronym NBU
Founded 1991
Motto Ne varietatem timeamus!
Don't be afraid of diversity!
Colours Gold and blue

University Location

Address 21 Montevideo Str.
Sofia (population range: 1,000,000-5,000,000)
1618 Sofia City
Bulgaria
T +359 (2) 811 0222
F +359 (2) 811 0260

Study Areas and Degree Levels


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Yearly Tuition Range

uniRank Tuition Range Matrix
Undergraduate Postgraduate
Local student 1,000-2,500 US$
(750-1,800 Euro)
1,000-2,500 US$
(750-1,800 Euro)
Int'l student 1,000-2,500 US$
(750-1,800 Euro)
1,000-2,500 US$
(750-1,800 Euro)

University Admissions

Gender Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type Yes, based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate Admission Rate Not available
Admission Office 21 Montevideo Str.
Sofia 1618
+359 (2) 811 0222
(2) 811 0260

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment Total Enrolment Range 10,000-14,999
Academic Staff Total Faculty Range 1,000-1,499
Control Type Control Type Private
Entity Type Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Campus Setting Suburban
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library University Library Yes Go to New Bulgarian University's Library
Housing Not reported
Sport Facilities University Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Not reported
Study Abroad Study Abroad and International Exchange Programs Yes
Distance Learning Distance Learning and Online Courses Yes

Accreditations

Institutional Accreditation or Recognition

National Evaluation and Accreditation Agency, Bulgaria


Year of first Accreditation

2000


Other Specialized or Programmatic Accreditations

  • The Open University

Memberships and Affiliations

  • European Association for International Education (EAIE)
  • Agence Universitaire de la Francophonie (AUF)

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Site last updated: Thursday, 7 March 2019