Technical University - Sofia

country rank  4
world rank  3769

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University Overview

Founded in 1945, Technical University - Sofia is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the urban setting of the large city of Sofia (population range of 1,000,000-5,000,000 inhabitants), Sofia City. This institution has also branch campuses in the following location(s): Plovdiv, Sliven. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the National Evaluation and Accreditation Agency, Bulgaria, Technical University - Sofia (TU-Sofia) is a large (uniRank enrollment range: 15,000-19,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Technical University - Sofia (TU-Sofia) 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 73 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades. The admission rate range is 30-40% making this Bulgarian higher education organization a very selective institution. International students are welcome to apply for enrollment.

University Identity

University Location

Address 8 St. Kliment Ohridski Blvd
Sofia (population range: 1,000,000-5,000,000)
1756 Sofia City
T +359 (2) 965 2111
F +359 (2) 868 3215
Other locations Plovdiv, Sliven

Degree Levels & Study Areas

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Yearly Tuition Range

uniRank Tuition Range Matrix
Undergraduate Postgraduate
Local student 0-1,000 US$
(0-750 Euro)
0-1,000 US$
(0-750 Euro)
Int'l student 0-1,000 US$
(0-750 Euro)
0-1,000 US$
(0-750 Euro)

University Admissions

Gender Admission Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Admission Selection Yes, based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate Admission Rate 30-40%
Admission Office 8 St. Kliment Ohridski Blvd
Sofia 1756
+359 (2) 965 33 03

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment Total Enrolment Range 15,000-19,999
Academic Staff Total Faculty Range 1,000-1,499
Control Type Control Type Public
Entity Type Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library University Library Yes Go to Technical University - Sofia'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 Not reported


Institutional Accreditation or Recognition
National Evaluation and Accreditation Agency, Bulgaria

Year of first Accreditation

Other Specialized or Programmatic Accreditations

  • Deutscher Akademischer Austausch Dienst (DAAD)
  • Commission des Titres d'Ingénieur (CTI)
  • Institute of Mechanical Engineers (IMechE)
  • Institute of Measurement and Control (IMC)


  • European University Association (EUA)

Academic Structure


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Site last updated: Saturday, 10 November 2018