Шуменски университет

country rank  30
world rank  7923

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University Overview

Established in 1971, Shumen University is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the urban setting of the large town of Shumen (population range of 50,000-249,999 inhabitants). This institution has also branch campuses in the following location(s): Dobrich, Varna, Veliko Tarnovo. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the National Evaluation and Accreditation Agency, Bulgaria, Shumen University (SHU) is a small (uniRank enrollment range: 4,000-4,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Shumen University (SHU) 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 47 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 40-50% making this Bulgarian higher education organization a averagely selective institution. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment. SHU also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, housing, sport facilities and/or activities, financial aids and/or scholarships, study abroad and exchange programs, online courses and distance learning opportunities, as well as administrative services.

University Identity

Name Шуменски университет
Name
Acronym SHU
Founded 1971
Colours Purple and white

University Location

Address 115 Universitetska Str.
Shumen (population range: 50,000-249,999)
9700 Shumen
Bulgaria
T +359 (54) 830 495
F +359 (54) 830 371
Other locations Dobrich, Varna, Veliko Tarnovo

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 1,000-2,500 US$
(750-1,800 Euro)
1,000-2,500 US$
(750-1,800 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 40-50%
Admission Office 115 Universitetska Str.
Shumen 9700
+359 (54) 830 495

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment Total Enrolment Range 4,000-4,999
Academic Staff Total Faculty Range 500-599
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 Shumen University's Library
Housing University Housing and Accommodation Yes
Sport Facilities University Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids University Financial Aids Yes
Study Abroad Study Abroad and International Exchange Programs Yes
Distance Learning Distance Learning and Online Courses Yes

Accreditation

Institutional Accreditation or Recognition
National Evaluation and Accreditation Agency, Bulgaria

Affiliations

  • European University Association (EUA)

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Site last updated: Tuesday, 16 January 2018