Faculty of International Economics and
The Faculty of International Economics and Administration operates on
the basis of the best traditions and practices associated with the
creation of high-quality, nationally and internationally competitive
educational product at VFU "Chernorizets Hrabar".
The training at the Faculty of International Economics and
Administration is implemented in accredited majors in the
educational-and-qualification degrees Bachelor and Master and the
educational-and-scientific degree Doctor. The educational process is
conducted in accordance with the European standards and requirements
for training in compliance with the DS and ECTS labels awarded to
The educational and research
process involves highly-qualified lecturers, who working in most modern
facilities, prepare competent professionals ready to meet the
challenges of the changing European Union and the globalizing world.
Computer Science and Economics
Department of Computer Science and Economics is part of the
International Economics and Administration Faculty. The department
provides instruction in:
Area „Computing and Computer Science“
Professional Area „Economics“
of Administration, Management and Political Science
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Department of Administration, Management and Political Science is part
of the International Economics and Administration Faculty. The
department provides instruction in:
Area „Administration and Management“
Professional Area „Political Science“
Faculty of Law
today’s global risk society issues related to the security of our
world, countries, cities, and districts, as well as to safe conditions
of labour, entertainment and respite see universities grappling with
the challenges of training a new type of specialists, possessing the
ability and skill to dependably protect citizens, society and the state.
education in the field of security is without alternative. Varna Free
University is the first Bulgarian university that has initiated, and is
steadily sustaining the successful development of the specialities
instructing students in the fields of national and international
corporate security, and disaster and emergency protection. We are fully
confident that not only are we going on permanently enhancing the
quality of our academic and research process, but will also manage to
keep for a long time to come our advantage over the rest of the
Bulgarian universities, which are now following us along the tough, yet
exciting path of teaching future professionals, who would be able to
bring safety and security to the modern world filled with uncertainty
Department of Legal
Legal Sciences Department has been operating as a part of the Faculty
of Law since the 2007/2008 academic year, providing instruction for all
our law students. The speciality was established as a part of
"Administrative and Political Sciences" in the year Varna Free
University was founded, while later it became a part of the Faculty of
Security and Safety
in the specialities forming the professional field of National Security
commenced in September 2005 by Resolution of the Academic Council of
Varna Free University. Instruction in all specialities is delivered at
the Department of Security and Safety at the Faculty of Law.
Department of Psychology
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at the Department of Psychology is based on academic curriculums worked
out in full compliance with the requirements of the European Credit
Transfer and Accumulation System (ЕCTS), and provides access to
high-quality education in accordance with the European criteria and
standards in the field.
Faculty of Architecture
Faculty of Architecture was founded by VFU back in 1995, originating
from the Faculty of Maritime and Building Sciences and the Academic and
Scientific Complex of Technical Sciences. Architecture and building
education in Varna can be traced back to as early as 1947, when the
State University of Varna was founded, providing education for future
architects and construction engineers until 1953.
from face-to-face teaching, our tutors are dedicated to assisting
students in participating in many competitions, plenary sessions,
creative workshops, seminars and conferences, where these young people
have a ground for realization of their research interests. In
cooperation with the Palace of Balchik, our Faculty holds an annual
Palace Festival of Flowers and an International Student Architectural
Contest and Workshop, hosted by the Town of Balchik. Besides, the
Faculty has been holding workshops like "Landscape Design for Varna’s
Coastal Area" and "Environment-Friendly Architecture - a Possible
Architecture", both events being directed by professors from the Venice
University of Architecture, Italy, providing our students the
opportunity to attend placements and practical sessions in Italy and
Germany, and study at a European university for 1 semester.
of Architecture and Urban Studies
speciality of Architecture enjoys great interest from applicants,
mainly evinced by young people from Northeast and Southeast Bulgaria.
However, there are applicants from Central and Western Bulgaria as well.
of Buildings and Facilities Department
Department boasts a number of prominent scholars in the field of
building sciences, including Professor Venkov, Professor Darakchiev,
Professor Ignatiev, Professor Tanev, Professor Etimov, Professor
Staykov, Professor Daalov, Assoc. Prof. Bobev, etc.
Department of Art
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Department boasts creative student collectives, including an academic
dance theatre comprised of two groups: a folklore ensemble and a modern
choreography ballet group, performing a large set of art and concert
shows in Bulgaria and abroad. Students from the Fine Arts specialities
regularly hold fashion shows, exhibitions and plenary sessions.
Varna Free University Smolyan Branch is dedicated to the cultural,
intellectual and socio-economic development of the Rhodopes pursued by
means of higher and short-term education, as well as scholarly and
applied project research on the current and future socio-economic
issues in the region.
For more information, visit the Smolyan Branch website - http://smolyan.vfu.bg
(Bulgarian language only).
Department of "Foreign Language Teaching
Foreign Language Teaching Department offers training in 7 foreign
languages for all specialities in educational-and-qualification degrees
"Bachelor" and "Master", which is in compliance with the levels of
language proficiency described by the Common European Framework of
Reference for Languages. The lecturers at the Foreign Language Teaching
Department are highly qualified professionals, convinced in the
benefits of the modern language training methods. They implement the
current requirements for training students, thus guaranteeing high
levels of language proficiency in accordance with the European
Language Teaching Department
Foreign Language Teaching Department was established with a resolution
of the General Assembly of the university adopted on 24.01.2001. It
unites the former Foreign Language Departments at the faculties of
Economics and Art.
Foreign Language Teaching Department allows you to receive a university
certificate. It certifies your knowledge and skills in a foreign
language at a certain level.