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SCHOLARSHIPS FOR STUDENTS OF ARCHITECTURE AND DESIGN

SCHOLARSHIPS FOR STUDENTS OF ARCHITECTURE AND DESIGN

2017-09-19 09:30:35
Students of Varna Free University joined the newly established "Youth Association of Political Sciences"

Students of Varna Free University joined the newly established "Youth Association of Political Sciences"

2017-09-18 10:44:56
21 student ideas that can change Varna

21 student ideas that can change Varna

2017-09-15 11:37:24
An exhibition of student projects will give creative solutions to the urban environment in Varna

An exhibition of student projects will give creative solutions to the urban environment in Varna

2017-09-13 14:20:54
In memory of Assoc. Prof. Hristo Ginevski, PhD

In memory of Assoc. Prof. Hristo Ginevski, PhD

2017-09-13 08:23:56
The Master's degree programme "Tax and Customs Control" was launched at the Smolyan branch at VFU "Chernorizets Hrabar" with a significant institutional presence

The Master's degree programme "Tax and Customs Control" was launched at the Smolyan branch at VFU "Chernorizets Hrabar" with a significant institutional presence

2017-09-07 14:49:55
A Pavilion of Knowledge and Youth Creativity Opened on September 4th

A Pavilion of Knowledge and Youth Creativity Opened on September 4th

2017-09-05 13:08:18
Varna Free University was presented at a prestigious forum for capacity building and networking for sustainable growth

Varna Free University was presented at a prestigious forum for capacity building and networking for sustainable growth

2017-09-01 16:17:55
Master's program in Tax and Customs Controls - a partnership for a high-level professionalism

Master's program in Tax and Customs Controls - a partnership for a high-level professionalism

2017-09-01 16:10:25
Varna Free University is actively working on the theme of "Smart Cities"

Varna Free University is actively working on the theme of "Smart Cities"

2017-09-01 14:48:37
The dance - a new element in the scientific program of the 9th International Qualification School

The dance - a new element in the scientific program of the 9th International Qualification School

2017-09-01 14:30:34
Pavilion of Knowledge and Youth Creativity opens on 4 September

Pavilion of Knowledge and Youth Creativity opens on 4 September

2017-08-31 15:21:06
Master's Program in Management of Cultural Tourism

Master's Program in Management of Cultural Tourism

2017-08-28 08:29:17
The Ninth International Qualifications School for young specialists in Russian studies started at Varna Free University

The Ninth International Qualifications School for young specialists in Russian studies started at Varna Free University

2017-08-24 10:49:13
Students from Varna Free University "Chernorizets Hrabar" successfully completed their internship in the company 411 Marketing

Students from Varna Free University "Chernorizets Hrabar" successfully completed their internship in the company 411 Marketing

2017-08-18 11:02:31
Varna Free University hosts again the most popular forum for young specialists in Russian studies in Europe

Varna Free University hosts again the most popular forum for young specialists in Russian studies in Europe

2017-08-18 10:07:52
The President of Varna Free University Prof. Anna Nedyalkova, D.Sc. was conferred the title "Honorary Citizen of Varna"

The President of Varna Free University Prof. Anna Nedyalkova, D.Sc. was conferred the title "Honorary Citizen of Varna"

2017-08-16 11:51:31
The President of Varna Free University Prof. Anna Nedyalkova, D.Sc. will be conferred the title "Honorary Citizen of Varna"

The President of Varna Free University Prof. Anna Nedyalkova, D.Sc. will be conferred the title "Honorary Citizen of Varna"

2017-07-28 11:42:04
Students from New York and Los Angeles at VFU "Chernorizets Hrabar"

Students from New York and Los Angeles at VFU "Chernorizets Hrabar"

2017-07-21 11:33:30
Varna Free University opened Relocated Center for Career Counseling and Admissions in Dimitrovgrad

Varna Free University opened Relocated Center for Career Counseling and Admissions in Dimitrovgrad

2017-07-20 16:21:20
Creativity as a way of life...

Creativity as a way of life...

2017-07-05 20:19:37
New job opportunities for graduates of the master’s degree programs in Digital Marketing and Digital Marketing and Web Design at Varna Free University

New job opportunities for graduates of the master’s degree programs in Digital Marketing and Digital Marketing and Web Design at Varna Free University

2017-07-03 18:56:17
16 entrance exams at Varna Free University in July

16 entrance exams at Varna Free University in July

2017-06-29 15:09:15
The graduates of the Vocational School of Construction received their diplomas at a ceremony at Varna Free University

The graduates of the Vocational School of Construction received their diplomas at a ceremony at Varna Free University

2017-06-29 11:32:23
Assoc. Prof. Maria Kardzhieva, PhD received the Bearer of Education Award 2017

Assoc. Prof. Maria Kardzhieva, PhD received the Bearer of Education Award 2017

2017-06-29 10:52:54
Korean journalists visited Varna Free University

Korean journalists visited Varna Free University

2017-06-27 10:40:22
Students of VFU "Chernorizets Hrabar" visited the main European institutions in Brussels

Students of VFU "Chernorizets Hrabar" visited the main European institutions in Brussels

2017-06-26 15:58:00
The Summer Scientific Session of the Faculty of Law of Varna Free University started

The Summer Scientific Session of the Faculty of Law of Varna Free University started

2017-06-23 15:47:27
Varna Free University signed a memorandum of partnership with the University of Information Science and Technology in Ohrid

Varna Free University signed a memorandum of partnership with the University of Information Science and Technology in Ohrid

2017-06-22 16:05:46
Journalists from Moscow and Tyumen visited Varna Free University

Journalists from Moscow and Tyumen visited Varna Free University

2017-06-22 15:30:58
Master’s degree students of Varna Free University with first place in the International Architectural Contest "Restoration and Sustainable Construction"

Master’s degree students of Varna Free University with first place in the International Architectural Contest "Restoration and Sustainable Construction"

2017-06-20 12:17:01
The International Architectural Contest "Restoration and Sustainable Construction" starts on 16 June

The International Architectural Contest "Restoration and Sustainable Construction" starts on 16 June

2017-06-15 08:32:56
Students presented innovative visions for the construction of pedestrian overpass in Vladislav Varnenchik district

Students presented innovative visions for the construction of pedestrian overpass in Vladislav Varnenchik district

2017-06-13 16:26:30
The WIN 2 Project - Business Lessons Oriented to International Action was presented to 30 teachers and head teachers from Varna and the region

The WIN 2 Project - Business Lessons Oriented to International Action was presented to 30 teachers and head teachers from Varna and the region

2017-06-13 13:07:51
STATE INSTITUTIONS WELCOMED MASTER’S DEGREE STUDENTS OF VFU "CHERNORIZETS HRABAR"

STATE INSTITUTIONS WELCOMED MASTER’S DEGREE STUDENTS OF VFU "CHERNORIZETS HRABAR"

2017-06-12 09:20:22
The relocated center for career counseling and admissions enrolled the first candidates for training at Varna Free University

The relocated center for career counseling and admissions enrolled the first candidates for training at Varna Free University

2017-06-08 14:25:48
Relocated Center for Career Counseling and Admissions

Relocated Center for Career Counseling and Admissions

2017-06-06 16:05:28
216 graduates received their diplomas at the solemn graduation ceremony of the Faculty of International Economics and Administration at Varna Free University "Chernorizets Hrabar"

216 graduates received their diplomas at the solemn graduation ceremony of the Faculty of International Economics and Administration at Varna Free University "Chernorizets Hrabar"

2017-06-06 14:47:35
Varna Free University became a center of architectural and construction thought

Varna Free University became a center of architectural and construction thought

2017-06-05 15:39:33
Prof. Evgeniy Kozhokin, D.Sc. was conferred the title "Honorary Member of the Academic Forum" of Varna Free University

Prof. Evgeniy Kozhokin, D.Sc. was conferred the title "Honorary Member of the Academic Forum" of Varna Free University

2017-06-05 09:07:48
The masterclass on "International Relations and Information Policies" started with enormous interest

The masterclass on "International Relations and Information Policies" started with enormous interest

2017-05-30 16:27:23
Fashion show entitled "Urban Rhythm" presented by the students majoring in Fashion and Fashion Management at Varna Free University "Chernorizets Hrabar", 115 "Osmi Primorski polk" blvd, Varna, on 2 June 2017 at 7:00 p.m.

Fashion show entitled "Urban Rhythm" presented by the students majoring in Fashion and Fashion Management at Varna Free University "Chernorizets Hrabar", 115 "Osmi Primorski polk" blvd, Varna, on 2 June 2017 at 7:00 p.m.

2017-05-29 08:15:00
Varna Free University will host the 8th International Conference on Architecture and Construction ArCivE 2017

Varna Free University will host the 8th International Conference on Architecture and Construction ArCivE 2017

2017-05-26 16:03:48
Varna Free University took part in the multi-thousands procession on the occasion of 24 May - the Day of Bulgarian Education and Culture and Slavonic Alphabet

Varna Free University took part in the multi-thousands procession on the occasion of 24 May - the Day of Bulgarian Education and Culture and Slavonic Alphabet

2017-05-26 15:59:50
Varna Free University with yet recognition on the eve of 24 May

Varna Free University with yet recognition on the eve of 24 May

2017-05-23 16:29:00
The well-known Russian political scientist, historian, writer, director and producer Prof. Evgeniy Kozhokin visits Varna Free University

The well-known Russian political scientist, historian, writer, director and producer Prof. Evgeniy Kozhokin visits Varna Free University

2017-05-23 08:15:00
My initiative in education

My initiative in education

2017-05-22 09:48:56
The team of VFU "Chernorizets Hrabar" took third place in the National Student Volleyball Championship for Women

The team of VFU "Chernorizets Hrabar" took third place in the National Student Volleyball Championship for Women

2017-05-17 13:23:48
Architecture students of Varna Free University with an exhibition in the municipality of Devnya

Architecture students of Varna Free University with an exhibition in the municipality of Devnya

2017-05-15 15:56:15
Three days dedicated to the art of communication

Three days dedicated to the art of communication

2017-05-15 15:48:15
A course in support of sustainable and intelligent development of Bulgarian municipalities

A course in support of sustainable and intelligent development of Bulgarian municipalities

2017-05-10 15:28:19
The Russian Center of Varna Free University celebrated the Victory Day - 9 May

The Russian Center of Varna Free University celebrated the Victory Day - 9 May

2017-05-10 10:03:25
The graduates from class 2016 of Smolyan Branch at Varna Free University were awarded their diplomas at an official ceremony

The graduates from class 2016 of Smolyan Branch at Varna Free University were awarded their diplomas at an official ceremony

2017-05-09 15:27:58
The joint edition of Smolyan Branch at Chernorizets Hrabar VFU and the Regional Administration - "Rodopi" Journal, celebrated its fifteenth anniversary

The joint edition of Smolyan Branch at Chernorizets Hrabar VFU and the Regional Administration - "Rodopi" Journal, celebrated its fifteenth anniversary

2017-05-09 14:42:01
The Dean of the Faculty of Architecture at Varna Free University – Corresponding Member Prof. Dr. Arch. Atanas Kovachev was awarded the title "Honorary Professor" of the Moscow Architectural Institute

The Dean of the Faculty of Architecture at Varna Free University – Corresponding Member Prof. Dr. Arch. Atanas Kovachev was awarded the title "Honorary Professor" of the Moscow Architectural Institute

2017-05-09 12:51:19
Students in Architecture from Varna Free University will present Bulgaria in Madrid during the international finals of the 13th edition of the contest "ISOVER Multi-Comfort House"

Students in Architecture from Varna Free University will present Bulgaria in Madrid during the international finals of the 13th edition of the contest "ISOVER Multi-Comfort House"

2017-05-09 11:29:57
Training arrangements for Asian students
at VFU “Chernorizets Hrabar”

Training arrangements for Asian students
at VFU “Chernorizets Hrabar”

2017-05-05 16:26:34
Students from Varna Free University took part in the final of the Konica Minolta International University Contest in Berlin

Students from Varna Free University took part in the final of the Konica Minolta International University Contest in Berlin

2017-05-02 16:21:18
Presentation of the book written by Prof. Todor Balkanski and Dr. Dimitar Marinov: "Simeon Atanasov - the pioneer in the Onomastic space of Dobrudja and something more ..."

Presentation of the book written by Prof. Todor Balkanski and Dr. Dimitar Marinov: "Simeon Atanasov - the pioneer in the Onomastic space of Dobrudja and something more ..."

2017-04-28 16:06:36
Varna Free University guarantees the free development of the abilities of young people, their creativity, intellect, perseverance and luck

Varna Free University guarantees the free development of the abilities of young people, their creativity, intellect, perseverance and luck

2017-04-28 15:59:03
Bulgarian Entrepreneurship Centre : Mentors from the Silicon Valley and the Bulgarian IT industry

Bulgarian Entrepreneurship Centre : Mentors from the Silicon Valley and the Bulgarian IT industry

2017-04-26 13:38:48
Book and Copyright Day

Book and Copyright Day

2017-04-26 09:50:08
Varna Free University nominated for yet another Varna award for science and higher education

Varna Free University nominated for yet another Varna award for science and higher education

2017-04-18 14:04:28
Varna Free University becomes center of the IT industry and entrepreneurship

Varna Free University becomes center of the IT industry and entrepreneurship

2017-04-13 15:52:35
Practicum of master’s degree program in Tax and Customs Control

Practicum of master’s degree program in Tax and Customs Control

2017-04-10 11:33:57
The master class "Cultural tourism in northeastern Bulgaria – potential for profitable business" was launched.

The master class "Cultural tourism in northeastern Bulgaria – potential for profitable business" was launched.

2017-04-05 13:40:43
Borderless Poetry at Varna Free University

Borderless Poetry at Varna Free University

2017-03-31 14:56:50
Students from three countries were trained in entrepreneurship by starting school companies

Students from three countries were trained in entrepreneurship by starting school companies

2017-03-31 13:00:14
Students of Varna Free University "Chernorizets Hrabar" took part in the prestigious CFA Research Challenge competition, Bulgaria

Students of Varna Free University "Chernorizets Hrabar" took part in the prestigious CFA Research Challenge competition, Bulgaria

2017-03-29 14:35:51
Training mobility on the project "Business lessons oriented towards international action - WIN-WIN"

Training mobility on the project "Business lessons oriented towards international action - WIN-WIN"

2017-03-28 15:21:10
For the fourth consecutive year the Faculty of Architecture at Varna Free University "Chernorizets Hrabar" joined the Bulgarian Construction Week.

For the fourth consecutive year the Faculty of Architecture at Varna Free University "Chernorizets Hrabar" joined the Bulgarian Construction Week.

2017-03-28 11:13:21
Joint Bachelor’s degree programs of two top university are launched for the first time on the education market in Bulgaria

Joint Bachelor’s degree programs of two top university are launched for the first time on the education market in Bulgaria

2017-03-23 11:19:51
Students from Varna Free University conquered Sofia catwalk

Students from Varna Free University conquered Sofia catwalk

2017-03-23 11:09:55
FRAPORT offers vacancies for students of Varna Free University

FRAPORT offers vacancies for students of Varna Free University

2017-03-22 14:54:28
Students from three countries are studying entrepreneurship through starting school companies.

Students from three countries are studying entrepreneurship through starting school companies.

2017-03-22 11:27:36
Representatives of Norwegian Business School on a working visit at Varna Free University

On 22 March (Wednesday), representatives of BI Norwegian Business School are having a series of working meetings at Varna Free University

2017-03-21 10:40:13
Varna Free University "Chernorizets Hrabar" signed a partnership agreement with the Association of Bulgarian footballers (ABF)

Varna Free University "Chernorizets Hrabar" signed a partnership agreement with the Association of Bulgarian footballers (ABF)

2017-03-17 16:21:29
VFU "Chernorizets Hrabar" is a host and participant in the third learning mobility, 27 – 31 March, 2017

VFU "Chernorizets Hrabar" is a host and participant in the third learning mobility, 27 – 31 March, 2017

2017-03-17 14:37:36
Public lecture by Prof. Anna Nedyalkova, D.Sc. entitled "Education in a Global Context"

Public lecture by Prof. Anna Nedyalkova, D.Sc. entitled "Education in a Global Context"

2017-03-15 12:08:40
Varna Free University Presented a Concept of How to Turn Varna in a Preferred Study Destination

Varna Free University Presented a Concept of How to Turn Varna in a Preferred Study Destination

2017-03-09 10:55:46
Varna Free University in support of teachers from 21 Bulgarian schools in their efforts to improve the educational environment

Varna Free University in support of teachers from 21 Bulgarian schools in their efforts to improve the educational environment

2017-03-08 15:52:09
SMART CITIES - ARE WE READY TO CREATE AND MANAGE THEM?

SMART CITIES - ARE WE READY TO CREATE AND MANAGE THEM?

2017-03-06 10:28:54
On 3 and 4 March, Varna Free University will be an art training centre for over 70 teachers from 21 schools

On 3 and 4 March, Varna Free University will be an art training centre for over 70 teachers from 21 schools

2017-03-02 16:20:07
A Competition Breathes New Life into an Architectural Gem in the City of Varna

A Competition Breathes New Life into an Architectural Gem in the City of Varna

2017-02-27 10:08:58
The immovable cultural heritage and the energy efficiency became the focus of attention of experts and students

The immovable cultural heritage and the energy efficiency became the focus of attention of experts and students

2017-02-23 13:13:23
Varna Free University presented their programs at the forum of Varna universities

Varna Free University presented their programs at the forum of Varna universities

2017-02-22 10:51:35
Students from the Vocational High School of Tourism in Varna took part in the "Open Days" at Varna Free University

Students from the Vocational High School of Tourism in Varna took part in the "Open Days" at Varna Free University

2017-02-22 10:32:30
Varna Free University will present their programmes at the forum "Higher Educational Institutions in Varna - Attractive Opportunities for Career Development"

Varna Free University will present their programmes at the forum "Higher Educational Institutions in Varna - Attractive Opportunities for Career Development"

2017-02-21 09:45:03
Varna Free University "Chernorizets Hrabar" with high grade for complying and managing the quality system

Varna Free University "Chernorizets Hrabar" with high grade for complying and managing the quality system

2017-02-21 08:38:14
Why should you choose specialty in Architecture at Varna Free University?

Why should you choose specialty in Architecture at Varna Free University?

2017-02-15 13:24:08
Code of Taxes - unconventionally for tax standards

"The citizen has to pay their taxes with the same feeling with which the lover bestows on their beloved gifts." "Taxes are the price we pay for the opportunity to live in a civilized society" - with these words of the German writer-romanticist Novalis...

2017-02-14 09:26:33
Students aestheticise the urban environment in Varna

Students of Varna Free University - future architects, engineers and designers will develop various projects for the improvement of the pedestrian zones, subways and some landmark buildings in the city...

2017-02-13 11:27:50
Varna Free University made a student laboratory "Varna – a city for the people"

A student laboratory "Varna – a city for the people" was made by Varna Free University “Chernorizets Hrabar”. It will work in support of quality urban environment and the development of public spaces adapted to the needs of the people.

2017-02-09 13:39:28
Students from the Vocational Technical School in Varna took part in the "Open Days" at Varna Free University

Students from the Vocational Technical School in Varna took part in the "Open Days" at Varna Free University. More than 150 students in 11th and 12th grade from the Vocational Technical School in Varna...

2017-02-09 10:51:48
Varna Free Fashion Awards

Varna Free Fashion Awards will be presented for the first time in Varna. They will be given annually not to distinguished and famous artists but to young designers who have achieved excellence in their work.

2017-02-06 11:32:49
Psychology students of Varna Free University are working with cancer patients and their relatives

At the initiative of the World Health Organization every year on 4 February we celebrate World Cancer Day.

2017-02-06 11:22:51
Varna Free University - a flying start in the educational market for 2017/2018

The interest of young people to receive education at Varna Free University "Chernorizets Hrabar" was prompted by the link between the educational process and the needs of business and labour market at home and abroad

2017-02-02 13:15:05
Varna Free University "Chernorizets Hrabar" launched its admission campaign

Varna Free University “Chernorizets Hrabar” started its university admission campaign. For the 2017/2018 academic year the university offers 20 accredited Bachelor’s degree programs. Three of them are new in the academic...

2017-01-26 08:15:54
Digital Economy

What is common between the e-business, health, social media, data safety, tourism and investment? Today, everyone and everything is connected by a common principle – the principle of the digital economy!

2017-01-24 13:39:14
Varna Free University will develop joint programmes with the largest university in Africa

Prof. Anna Nedyalkova, D.Sc. received a plaque of the University of Hassan II Casablanca during her meeting with the Moroccan guests.

2017-01-20 10:25:42
Graduate of Varna Free University with a vision for development of Bulgaria

Ivaylo Georgiev, an excellent student of the Class of 2016 who graduated from Varna Free University "Chernorizets Hrabar" in the Master’s degree programme of Leadership in a Global Environment...

2017-01-19 09:41:23
Working visit of scientists from the University of Hassan II Casablanca

Prof. Mohamed Tahiri and Prof. Bouzekri Touri from the University of Hassan II Casablanca, Morocco are on a working visit to Varna Free University. The programme of their visit, part of the project of academic mobility...

2017-01-16 15:07:15
Prof. Ivancho Bogoev, PhD, died unexpectedly, on 9 January, 2017 at the age of 62

Prof. Ivancho Bogoev, PhD, died unexpectedly, on 9 January, 2017 at the age of 62

2017-01-10 13:16:26
Students of Fashion and Fashion Management showed how to manage chaos

On 9 December, on the occasion of the Students' Day and on the eve of the Christmas and New Year holidays, a fashion show of VFU students majoring in Fashion and Fashion Management was held in the Art Salon of Radio Varna.

2016-12-15 10:10:26
VFU "Chernorizets Hrabar" received high assessment for its activities under the Erasmus + Programme for 2016

On 7 December, 2016 in the city of Sofia, the Centre for Human Resources Development acting in its capacity as a National Agency under the Erasmus + Programme of the European Commission organized Annual Conference under the "Erasmus...

2016-12-13 14:30:25
Tools for Municipal Management

Further training course in Tools for Municipal Management designed for mayors and municipal representatives from south central region was held from 8 to 10 December in the Pamporovo resort. The event is organized by Varna Free University...

2016-12-12 12:03:09
Outstanding students were awarded on the eve of 8 December

The Mayor of Varna, Ivan Portnih and the Chairperson of the Municipal Council, Todor Balabanov handed the traditional named awards of Varna Municipality for outstanding students. The awards are related to...

2016-12-06 13:03:27
Institute for Integrated Management of the Municipalities will support sustainable and smart development

Institute for Integrated Management of the Municipalities was established at Varna Free University "Chernorizets Hrabar" at the end of October. Its mission is to promote sustainable and intelligent development...

2016-12-02 11:24:55
Assoc. Prof. Galina Momcheva, VFU "Chernorizets Hrabar": The focus of training to develop electronic editions lies on the knowledge of the business model

Assoc. Prof. Galina Momcheva, VFU "Chernorizets Hrabar": The focus of training to develop electronic editions lies on the knowledge of the business model...

2016-12-01 14:25:54
Three students of Varna Free University awarded by Varna Municipality on the eve of 8 December

8 outstanding students will receive awards from the municipality for 2016. The presentation of the awards will be on 5 December.

2016-12-01 14:20:14
Student scientific session starts on 2 December at Varna Free University

Student scientific session entitled "Youth, Science, Modernity" will be held in the conference hall of the Russian Centre of Varna Free University at 10:00 am on 2 December, 2016.

2016-11-30 13:50:02
Invitation for a fashion show!

On the the days around the student festival, the young designers majoring in the most creative specialty - Fashion and Fashion Management at Varna Free University "Chernorizets Hrabar" invite those tempted by fashion and arts of yet another attractive event.

2016-11-30 10:30:04
The Academic Dance Theatre awarded at the Second National Student Folklore Festival called Meetings of Friendship

The Academic Dance Theatre of Varna Free University "Chernorizets Hrabar" was awarded an honorary diploma and a plaque at the Second National Student Folklore Festival called Meetings of Friendship held from 24 to 27 November 2016.

2016-11-29 15:10:52
9 towers and 11 bridges made out of 15 kg of spaghetti at VARNA SPAGHETTI ENGENEERING – 2016 Competition

20 teams took part in the fourth National VARNASPAGHETTIENGENEERING- 2016 Competition. 9 of the teams involved students from vocational schools in construction, architecture and geodesy from around...

2016-11-28 13:15:08
The training in the new Master’s degree programme of Tax and Customs Control is launched

With lectures on EU tax and customs policy started the training in the new Master's degree programme at Varna Free University "Chernorizets Hrabar" - Tax and Customs Control. The duration of the training...

2016-11-28 09:40:11
A fourth edition of the national VARNA SPAGHETTI ENGINEERING competition will be held

The national VARNA SPAGHETTI ENGINEERING competition is the most successful format for creativity and creative thinking of the new generation of engineers and architects. Another fourth edition of the competition...

2016-11-24 15:41:28
Graduates of Varna Free University with a first and third prize in the competition of Conceptual Design of a Building

The competition of Conceptual Design of a Building in the residential area of Briz, Varna finished. The winners in the close contest are already known. The competition, organized by Intercom...

2016-11-23 15:14:46
Master class on the issues of leadership took place at Varna Free University

More than 130 participants took part in the master class entitled Leadership and Power in the Modern Organization organized at Varna Free University "Chernorizets Hrabar" at the weekend. The lecturer, Prof. Anatoliy Zankovskiy, D.Sc. is one of...

2016-11-21 13:36:19
Assoc. Prof. Dr. Alexey Panfilov - Vice-Rector for Educational Affairs of Vladimir State University "Alexander and Nikolay Stoletovs "and Assoc. Prof. Dr. Olga Senatorova - Head of Department “Russian as a Foreign Language " Paid an Official Visit

On Nov.15 2016 Assoc. Prof. Dr. Alexey Panfilov - Vice-Rector for Educational Affairs of Vladimir State University "Alexander and Nikolay Stoletovs" and Assoc. Prof. Dr. Olga Senatorova - Head of Department...

2016-11-16 13:19:49
The academic year for foreign students at VFU started

The academic year for foreign students at Varna Free University started. They began seminars in the Preparatory Language and Specialized Training Course. The university is an attractive place for young people, which is a sign of the interest taken in...

2016-11-14 15:58:50
Representatives of VFU participated in the 10th Assembly of the Russkiy Mir Foundation in Moscow

In Moscow, 800 delegates from dozens of countries gathered to discuss the current problems of the Russian world during panel and roundtable discussions.

2016-11-10 11:47:19
Master class entitled Sustainable Development – An Engine for Innovations in the Construction Sector presented the key trends in sustainable construction

The master class on Sustainable Development – An Engine for Innovations in the Construction Sector held at Varna Free University aroused considerable interest in students and representatives of companies from the construction industry.

2016-11-09 08:50:18
Seminar on Mobile and Email Marketing was Held This Weekend at the "Black Sea" Hotel

The participants in the seminar were acquainted with the opportunities offered by the launching on 26 November specialization "Development of Electronic Publications". At the seminar on mobile and email marketing...

2016-11-04 09:36:40
His Excellency Mr Marian Yakubotsi, the Ambassador of the Slovak Republic in Bulgaria: "I am very impressed by what I saw at Varna Free University"

The Ambassador of the Slovak Republic in Bulgaria – His Excellency Mr. Marian Yakubotsi, Mr Roman Roth, Second Secretary and Consul of Slovakia in Bulgaria and the Honorary Consul of the country...

2016-11-03 16:20:50
Master class entitled Sustainable Development – An Engine for Innovations in the Construction Sector will present the key trends in sustainable construction

Only on 8 November, 2016, you will have the opportunity to attend the Master class entitled Sustainable Development – An Engine for Innovations in the Construction Sector...

2016-11-02 09:18:00
The Team of the Department of Construction of Buildings and Facilities with Distinction from the Competition Organized by the Company "Comfort" Ltd

Invited by the construction company "Comfort" Ltd, students from the Department of Construction of Buildings and Facilities took part for the third consecutive year in the Open Day organized for a...

2016-10-28 15:07:10
The Ambassador of the Slovak Republic in Bulgaria His Excellency Mr. Mariyan Yakubotsi with a Public Lecture at Varna Free University

What are the priorities of Slovakia within the European Union Presidency and what has been achieved - these are the topics of the public lecture "The Experience of Slovakia during the EU Presidency"...

2016-10-27 16:06:42
The Academic Dance Theatre at Varna Free University will Take Part in the Gala Concert for the Day of the Leaders of the Bulgarian National Revival in Varna

Gala concert dedicated to the Day of the Leaders of the Bulgarian National Revival will be held on November 1st at 7p.m. at the Palace of Culture and Sports in...

2016-10-27 16:01:06
Students from Varna Free University will Take Part in Monitoring the Work of the Court of Appeal

Varna Court of Appeal signed a memorandum of cooperation with the University of Economics and Varna Free University "Chernorizets Hrabar". The aim of the partnership...

2016-10-26 14:02:30
Memorandum of Cooperation and Partnership will enable the academic community in Varna to monitor the work of the Court of Appeal

At 11.00 a.m., 26 October Memorandum of Cooperation and Partnership between the Court of Appeal Varna, the University of Economics and Varna Free University "Chernorizets Hrabar" will be signed at a ceremony tomorrow, in the...

2016-10-25 13:17:31
Twice more were the participants in the second edition of the Queryada National Competition

The second edition of the QUERYADA National Competition for Data Mining 2016 finished. 9 teams of 20 participants who successfully completed the first and second round of the competition were in the final ranking.

2016-10-24 13:33:39
276 Bachelors and Masters of the Faculty of International Economics and Administration received their diplomas at a solemn ceremony

276 are the graduates of the Bachelor’s degree and Master’s degree programmes of the Faculty of International Economics and Administration who successfully completed their studies...

2016-10-21 16:51:23
Varna Free University in partnership with the most prestigious Russian Architectural Institute

The Corresponding Member of the Russian Academy of Architecture and Construction Sciences, Prof. Shubenkov held a working meeting with the management of the university, at which the ways to...

2016-10-20 11:01:48
Businesses should invest in cybersecurity

Students and faculty of the Master's degree programme in cybersecurity of VFU "Chernorizets Hrabar" were among the first specialists who were introduced to the National Strategy for Cyber Resistance of Bulgaria.

2016-10-17 15:57:53
QUERYADA 2016 with a second online round

The national competition in data mining QUERYADA 2016 will hold additional first round. The reason is the large number of participants who are enrolled in the competition organized by Varna Free University "Chernorizets Hrabar".

2016-10-17 15:54:18
Prof. Richard Macdonald, PhD: The Master’s degree programme that is about to start at VFU "Chernorizets Hrabar" has applications both in the business world and at the level of the average consumer

Prof. Richard Macdonald, PhD in Economics at the University of Binghampton, lecturer of economics at St. Cloud State University, Minnesota, in an interview for Focus Radio - Varna.

2016-10-17 15:48:58
The Project Student Placements is about to start

A total of 1,136 students of Varna Free University "Chernorizets Hrabar" will participate in the project BG05M2OP001-2.002 Student Placements - phase 1 under the Science and Education for Smart Growth Operational Programme.

2016-10-17 14:20:07
Information day for presenting the possibilities to participate in student mobility under the Erasmus + programme – 19 October, 2016 (Wednesday), 12:30, Hall 403

An information day for presenting the possibilities for student mobility under the Erasmus + programme for academic year 2016/2017 will be held in hall 403 at 12:30 on 19 October, 2016 (Wednesday).

2016-10-14 10:05:27
VFU Information seminar on Horizon 2020 at VFU

Directorate "Science" at the Ministry of Education and Science (MES) organizes a national seminar - rally with a main topic "Preparing project proposals under the Framework Programme of...

2016-10-09 17:03:58
VFU in the Digital World

Mankind is at the edge of the technological revolution, which will cause fundamental change in our way of life and in the professional field. The transformation will be something no one has ever come across in history.

2016-10-07 16:06:11
Students from Varna Free University won first places in the 5th European Students’ Festival

The students’ team of VFU "Chernorizets Hrabar" took part in the 5th European Students’ Festival “How excellent our union is” organized by Russky Mir” fund.

2016-10-06 13:56:29
Inauguration of the New Academic Year 2016/17

With a solemn ceremony and church service for the health and welfare of students, lecturers and employees of the university, served personally by His Eminence...

2016-10-03 12:35:32
Leadership and power in the modern organization

What else is leadership and what is its relationship to power, what is their place in modern organizational structures and what experience do world leaders have - these are...

2016-09-29 09:51:07
Young Designers Left the Mark of Varna at Sofia Fashion Week

New names in the Bulgarian fashion from Varna Free University (VFU) presented their ideas at the catwalk at Sofia Fashion Week. Some of the designs were selected by Vera Biryukov - representative of Vogue (Ukraine) for a fashion shoot.

2016-09-20 11:12:44
"Sustainable development for a sustainable future"

On 13 September, presentation entitled "Processes for Evaluation of Sustainable Construction" was delivered at Varna Free University "Chernorizets Hrabar".

2016-09-15 09:45:48
Lectures "in the field"

An important element of the training of students majoring in Construction of Buildings and Structures and Fire Safety and Population Protection is learning by doing. Students develop course assignments and course projects in a number of...

2016-09-14 14:34:09
The master class in Start-up Financing ended successfully

For what reason only 10% of Start-ups are successful, how to build your personal branding in the professional social networks, what the popular concepts of "crowdsourcing" and "crowdfunding" mean...

2016-09-12 11:43:51
The new Master's degree programme of Tax and Customs Control of VFU "Chernorizets Hrabar" offers opportunities for a promising career in the region of Smolyan

The start of the new Master’s degree programme of the Smolyan Branch of Varna Free University "Chernorizets Hrabar" - Tax and Customs Control was given on 5 September, 2016.

2016-09-07 14:10:54
Master Class in Start-up Financing

Innovations, entrepreneurship, start-ups - these are topics that in recent years have gained more popularity and become relevant for a number of changes in the environment and public attitudes not only at home but worldwide.

2016-09-02 14:34:30
Two diplomas for the economy of the future

In August 2016, an agreement for partnership between the first university of economics in Russia – Plekhanov Russian University of Economics and Varna Free University "Chernorizets Hrabar" was signed.

2016-08-30 09:33:57
It is time to speak Russian!

The Eighth International Qualifications School of Modern Pedagogical Technologies in Teaching Russian as a Foreign Language was launched at Varna Free University "Chernorizets Hrabar" on 22 August.

2016-08-23 11:45:58
Top lecturers will teach specialists in Russian studies at Varna Free University

Varna Free University once again hosts the most popular forums for young specialists in Russian studies in Europe.

2016-08-22 10:28:00
Varna Free University once again hosts the most popular forums for young specialists in Russian studies in Europe

The Eighth International Qualifications School of Modern Pedagogical Technologies in Teaching Russian as a Foreign Language will be held from 22 to 26 August 2016 at the Russian Centre of VFU "Chernorizets Hrabar".

2016-08-19 09:20:57
Varna Free University "Chernorizets Hrabar" presents students majoring in fashion at SOFIA FASHION WEEK AW 2016

Varna Free University "Chernorizets Hrabar" presents creations by talented students, Bachelors and Masters of Fashion and Fashion Management and Fashion Styling at SOFIA FASHION WEEK AW 2016.

2016-08-18 14:23:24
To turn Bulgaria into an educational destination preferred by Bulgarian and foreign students

Prof. Anna Nedyalkova, D.Sc., President of Varna Free University: To turn Bulgaria into an educational destination preferred by Bulgarian and foreign students

2016-08-09 13:32:12
Once again, Varna Free University is a host and co-organizer of the summer salsa fiesta

This year Varna Free University "Chernorizets Hrabar" will be once again a host and co-organizer of the Summer Salsa Fest. The hot Latino fiesta starts at the entrance of the Seaside Garden in Varna on 11 August at 7 p.m. It will be held from 12 to 14 August on the open...

2016-08-03 13:35:45
International educational programme of Quality of Higher Education in the Context of International Cooperation started at VFU

From 19 to 26 July 2016, the Russian public organization For Quality Education together with Varna Free University "Chernorizets Hrabar" and with the support of the Commission on Quality of Education at the...

2016-07-20 14:17:18
Varna Free University launches joint educational projects with top universities from Sweden and Norway

Varna Free University "Chernorizets Hrabar" launches two new educational projects. They are the result of the joint work with two of the elite universities in Europe - BI Norwegian Business School and the Swedish Defence University (SEDU).

2016-07-11 11:35:53
Prof. Vladimir Chukov presented his book "DAESH (NON) ISLAMIC STATE

The presentation of the book - "DAESH (NON) ISLAMIC STATE" by the author himself, Prof. Vladimir Chukov, D.Sc. - lecturer at Varna Free University "Chernorizets Hrabar" aroused great interest.

2016-07-11 10:10:45
The world famous scientist Prof. Anatoliy Zankovskiy takes over the leadership of the Master's degree program of Leadership in a Global Environment

The main thing that a leader must possess is the ability to resolve conflicts in a constructive way, says the professor of the Russian Academy of Sciences, Anatoliy Zankovskiy.

2016-07-08 10:10:55
Assoc. Prof. Marcho Markov, PhD passed away. A great scientist, highly respected colleague and beloved professor of administrative and police law to generations of students left us.

Assoc. Prof. Marcho Markov, PhD passed away. A great scientist, highly respected colleague and beloved professor of administrative and police law to generations of students left us.

2016-07-01 16:14:50
Fashion Creative Games by Varna Free University

Artistry, beauty and challenging new ideas charged with pleasant emotions Varna public at the event of Fashion Creative Games by Varna Free University.

2016-06-30 14:47:56
Faculty and students of Varna Free University participated in the International Sports Festival "Neringa Beachball fest - 2016" in Lithuania

The International Sports Festival "Neringa Beachball fest - 2016" was held in the town of Nida, Lithuania from 23 to 28 June, 2016

2016-06-30 14:16:33
The graduates of the Secondary Vocational School of Construction received their diplomas at a solemn ceremony at Varna Free University

Varna Free University "Chernorizets Hrabar" hosted a solemn ceremony of awarding diplomas to the graduates of "Vasil Levsk"i Secondary Vocational School of Construction, Architecture and Geodesy.

2016-06-29 09:58:32
Varna Free University launches Master’s degree program of Educational Management

Varna Free University launches Master's degree program of Educational Management. The Master's degree program will train managers in the field of education. It is adapted to the...

2016-06-27 16:20:34
The mayor of Odessa visited Varna Free University

The President and Rectors of Varna Free University met with the mayor of Odessa, Gennadii Truhanov. The meeting was attended by Ms Svetlana Boeva - Director of the Department of International Relations of the Odessa City Council and the founder of the...

2016-06-27 13:54:22
Democracy in the risk zone

The President of Varna Free University, Prof. Anna Nedyalkova, D.Sc. opened the summer scientific session of the Faculty of Law with a paper entitled "Democracy in the Risk Zone". In the spirit of the event traditional for the university which updates scientific knowledge in...

2016-06-24 16:19:47
The Summer Scientific Session of the Faculty of Law of Varna Free University was launched on 24 June

The summer scientific session of the Faculty of Law of Varna Free University was opened with a round table discussion on Seventy Years since the Proclamation of the Republic of Bulgaria. The event was held under the...

2016-06-24 09:50:28
Fashion Creative Games by Varna Free University

FashionCreativeGamesbyVarnaFreeUniversity is an event provoked by the trends in the development of design and creative industries. On 28 June, the artistic space of the Graffit Gallery in Varna will bring together connoisseurs of fashion, representatives of cultural...

2016-06-23 10:40:58
On the road to inspiration and humanity

Internship program 2016 of the Master’s degree students in PR of VFU "Chernorizets Hrabar" - 13-16 June, 2016.

2016-06-23 10:35:06
Varna Free University " Chernorozets Hrabar" hosted a meeting of the Council of Rectors in Bulgaria, which was held on June 17th in Varna.

At a special ceremony attended by the President and Rector Management teams of Varna Free University "Chernorizets Hrabar" the Director of Education and Youth Activities Department at Varna Municipality Ms. Liliya Hristova awarded a...

2016-06-21 10:00:01
Electronic tools in law enforcement

Electronization novelties in the process of law enforcement were presented in the seminars on Electronic Tools in Law Enforcement held on 29 May and 2 June, 2016.

2016-06-17 14:23:31
The winners of the scholarship program of Varna Free University entitled I will Learn and Succeed in Bulgaria are already known

"I will develop myself, study, love, cry and laugh here! Sometimes, I will be hurt here, but also there will be joy. And I will teach my children the same – to keep their smiles and tears in Bulgaria. Because Bulgaria is theirs. And mine. And yours. Our Bulgaria.

2016-06-14 09:50:01
Solemn graduation ceremony for awarding the higher education diplomas to the graduates of the autumn session of 2015 of the Faculty of International Economics and Administration at Varna Free University "Chernorizets Hrabar", June 11, 2016

Solemn graduation ceremony for awarding the higher education diplomas to the graduates of the autumn session of 2015 of the Faculty of International Economics and Administration at Varna Free University "Chernorizets Hrabar", June 11, 2016

2016-06-13 09:43:34
International Business Conference "Science and Business for Smart Future" started

The beginning of the International Business Conference "Science and Business for Smart Future" was given by the Rector of Varna Free University "Chernorizets Hrabar" Prof. D.Sc. Galya Gercheva.

2016-06-10 15:51:54
The President of Varna Free University Prof. D.Sc. Anna Nedyalkova visited the Swedish Defence University

Within the frames of the numerous partnerships of Varna Free University under Erasmus + programme, the President of Varna Free University Prof. D. Sc. Anna Nedyalkova and the...

2016-06-10 15:47:33
The President of Varna Free University Prof. D. Sc. Anna Nedyalkova was awarded the Memorable Medal of the Federal Agency "Rossotrudnichestvo"

The representative of "Rossotrudnichestvo" in Bulgaria and First Secretary of the Embassy of the Russian Federation in Bulgaria Mr. Sergei Smityushenko congratulated the academic staff and the students of Varna Free University "Chernorizets Hrabar" on behalf

2016-06-08 09:38:13
Students majoring in Master’s degree program of Financial and Banking Management and Marketing held a working meeting with the team of Societe Generale Expressbank

Within the sequence of events related to the acquisition of practical skills of required of the students and partnerships with business organizations from various sectors of the economy, students majoring in the Master's degree...

2016-06-06 14:51:44
June 6, the International Day of the Russian language was celebrated at Varna Free University

The events were attended by students and lecturers, teachers of Russian language from secondary school in Varna and the region, from Veliko Tarnovo, Shumen, Dulovo and Plovdiv, as well as university...

2016-06-06 09:44:01
Solemn graduation ceremony for awarding of higher education diplomas to the graduates of the autumn session 2015 of the Faculty of Architecture at Varna Free University "Chernorizets Hrabar", 3 June, 2016

Solemn graduation ceremony for awarding of higher education diplomas to the graduates of the autumn session 2015 of the Faculty of Architecture at Varna Free University "Chernorizets Hrabar", 3 June, 2016

2016-06-03 16:01:37
Business lessons oriented to international action

Training under the project "Business lessons oriented to international action -WIN2", grant scheme №VG-SPS-NI-14-001521-3, Erasmus + KA2 was held at Varna Free University "Chernorizets Hrabar" in May.

2016-06-02 13:29:25
Plamen Rusev: I believe that the only bargaining chips of the future will be creativity and dreams!

One of the most charismatic Bulgarian entrepreneurs in recent years - inspirer and organizer of the Webit events - Plamen Rusev became the youngest "Doctor Honoris Causa" of Varna Free University "Chernorizets Hrabar".

2016-06-01 11:14:49
A talk about students’ dreams and their future career prospects

A talk about students’ dreams and their future career prospects

2016-06-01 09:21:52
125 graduates received their diplomas at the Smolyan branch of Varna Free University "Chernorizets Hrabar"

125 graduates received their diplomas at the Smolyan branch of Varna Free University "Chernorizets Hrabar"

2016-05-31 10:19:05
Varna Free University is hosting the National Student Programming Olympiad

On 13th and 14th May 2016 Varna Free University will host the 28th National Student Programming Olympiad. The event is held under the patronage of the President of VFU "Chernorizets Hrabar" Prof. D.Sc. Anna Nedyalkova.

2016-05-13 11:32:39
How to recognize the leaders of the future?

To be a leader you need to have perfect organization and strategy, knowledge and experience is what makes a team so strong. This is what Roberto Patras, a talent seeker for FC Milan until 2013, said during the international...

2016-05-12 11:33:23
Digitalization will result in another stratification of society

Digitalization will result in another stratification of society

2016-05-12 11:24:54
Leaders are not born, nowadays leaders are developed!

Leaders are not born, nowadays leaders are developed!

2016-05-12 11:21:29
The campaign for the reception of documents for the project “Student Scholarships – Phase 1” has started

The campaign for the reception of documents for the project “Student Scholarships – Phase 1” has started

2016-05-10 15:24:07
Day of Reading at the University

The festival of foreign languages "World without Borders" ended with the traditional Day of Reading at the university. It is organized by the Foreign Language Teaching Department for the sixth consecutive year on the...

2016-04-26 10:01:32
"Bulgaria through my eyes"

This slogan brought together the foreign students of VFU from Russia, Kazakhstan, China, Turkey, France, Greece and Nigeria on the Day of the Bulgarian language.

2016-04-26 09:57:59
Varna Free University joined the biggest event for digital marketing and technology - Webit 2016

"Technologies are means and a tool for successful business and personal decisions rather than the decisions themselves. Only trained people could take advantage and benefit from...

2016-04-25 11:21:15
Do you speak Russian?

On 20 April, students majoring in International Relations and Law, second year - participants in the Festival of foreign languages "World without Borders", created a cheerful...

2016-04-22 14:23:32
Festival of foreign languages at VFU

The Day of the German language began with a screening of the film of Til Schweiger of 2011 "Rooster Wine", better known by its original title "Kokowääh".

2016-04-22 13:58:24
Festival of foreign languages at VFU entitled "World without Borders"

The festival of foreign languages at VFU entitled "World without Borders" started on Monday. It is organized by the Foreign Language Teaching Department and is dedicated to...

2016-04-21 09:50:49
The exhibition of Hristo Rusev - "Happy hours" was opened on 20 April as part of the program dedicated to the 25th anniversary of Varna Free University

The young photographer from Svilengrad - Hristo Rusev, a student at Varna Free University "Chernorizets Hrabar" titled his first film - "Happy Hours". It tells about life in Paris after...

2016-04-19 15:51:22
Varna Free University presented the citizens of Varna with a gala concert performance dedicated to the 25th anniversary of the university

The series of events dedicated to the 25th anniversary of Varna Free University "Chernorizets Hrabar" ended with a gala concert performance in Hall 1 of the Festival and Congress Centre - Varna.

2016-04-19 15:20:31
VFU "Chernorizets Hrabar" proposed new training model

At its quarter-century anniversary, Varna Free University "Chernorizets Hrabar" launched the beginning of an entirely new training model which corresponds to the needs of the modern...

2016-04-18 14:48:40
First Place Prizes for Students of Varna Free University at the XVII Conference on Student Scientific Activity

Fifth-year students majoring “Law” – Plamena Nankova and Kristina Filipova, under the scientific and methodical guidance of Assoc. prof. DSc Anton Grozdanov, won first...

2016-04-18 14:45:59
EXHIBITION „Varna Free University „Chernorizets Hrabar“ – Intellectual Centre with Future“

Festival and Congress Centre in Varna is hosting the exhibition „Varna Free University „Chernorizets Hrabar“ – Intellectual Centre with Future“. It includes 12 panels with photographs from the University collection.

2016-04-14 13:21:27
Varna Free University Celebrated the 55th Anniversary of the Flight of Yuri Gagarin

On April 12, the world celebrated the International Astronautics and Aviation Day. On this occasion in the “Nicolaus Copernicus” National Astronomical Observatory and Planetarium a number of festive events for students and citizens were held.

2016-04-13 09:35:40
National Drawing Competition on the topic „My town“

The drawing competition “My Town” which Varna Free University “Chernorizets Hrabar” organized for school 8 to 12 grade students and university students majoring Architecture and Design, closed.

2016-04-13 09:33:00
“Photography as a means of cultural and historical heritage preservation” Master class was successfully completed

Master class, inspired by the photographic project “The Balkans – shared cultural heritage”, was held on April 6th and 7th at the City Art Gallery in...

2016-04-08 12:55:04
Varna Free University will celebrate its 25th anniversary with the launch of a unique educational online platform

Smart Future Platform is a new educational model adequate to the realities and challenges of the fourth industrial revolution.

2016-04-06 16:17:36
Architect Petar Dikov visited Varna Free University

The spring of 2016 started with a very interesting event for the architectural guild of Varna. On 1 and 2 April, the diploma thesis defence of the students majoring in Architecture was...

2016-04-06 09:33:33
Exhibition of projects from expedition in Nicopolis ad Istrum of students from Master's degree program Conservation of Cultural Heritage of VFU "Chernorizets Hrabar"

Exhibition of projects - result of the academic and scientific expedition of the Master’s degree program Conservation of Cultural Heritage, held in the autumn of...

2016-03-28 14:14:23
Varna Free University "Chernorizets Hrabar" with new ideas and solutions for education

The possible solutions to enhance the role of education and technology as a factor for reducing inequality will be the focus of the discussion forum, part of the program to mark the 25th anniversary of Varna Free University...

2016-03-22 12:42:28
Minister Lilyana Pavlova delivered a lecture to students of Varna Free University

The Minister of Regional Development and Public Works, Lilyana Pavlova, PhD delivered a lecture to students of Varna Free University "Chernorizets Hrabar".

2016-03-10 14:24:59
Annie Staneva, student of Varna Free University, with six gold medals from the martial arts tournament in Hong Kong

Annie Staneva, student of Varna Free University, with six gold medals from the martial arts tournament in Hong Kong

2016-03-10 14:22:30
Students, faculty and staff of Varna Free University "Chernorizets Hrabar" climbed the historic Shipka Peak

Students, faculty and staff of Varna Free University "Chernorizets Hrabar" climbed the historic Shipka Peak

2016-03-09 15:13:56
New admission of candidates for scholarship programs for students majoring in TOURISM for the summer semester of 2015/2016 academic year

New admission of candidates for scholarship programs for students majoring in TOURISM for the summer semester of 2015/2016 academic year

2016-03-08 14:14:43
Days of Varna Free University in Targovishte

VFU "Chernorizets Hrabar" held "Days of Varna Free University in Targovishte" on 23 and 24 February, 2016.

2016-02-24 14:07:04
Yet another high assessment for Varna Free University "Chernorizets Hrabar"

Varna Free University "Chernorizets Hrabar" was successfully recertified by the international certification organization Bureau Veritas Certification in accordance with ISO 9001: 2015.

2016-02-18 16:29:45
"Great Minds 2016" Internship Program of IBM

IBM - one of the most influential companies in the world allows internship with duration from 3 to 6 months of full-time students majoring in Informatics and Computer Science or Software Engineering.

2016-02-17 15:11:08
Varna Free University will visit Targovishte

The initiative "Days of Varna Free University in the Regions", dedicated to the 25th anniversary of the higher education institution continues in Targovishte on 23 and 24 February, 2016.

2016-02-17 12:53:48
The Smolyan branch of Varna Free University "Chernorizets Hrabar" conducted training of 49 mayors from the Smolyan region in the exercise of police powers

Training on the topic of "Powers of the Mayor in Securing Public Order" was held on 15 and 16 February in Pamporovo resort.

2016-02-16 09:37:52
With Master Class in Software Engineering the training in the eponymous Master’s degree program started

With Master Class in Software Engineering the training in the eponymous Master’s degree program started.

2016-02-15 16:25:52
Days of Varna Free University in Silistra

The celebrations of the 25th anniversary of the university began with the initiative Days of Varna Free University in the Regions that started in Silistra.

2016-02-10 12:05:31
With days of Varna Free University in the regions the celebration of the 25th anniversary of the university begins

This year Varna Free University celebrates its 25th anniversary and on this occasion Days of Varna Free University will be organized in a number of regional towns.

2016-02-05 10:42:49
For the future civil engineers the meetings with business are extremely important for their professional development

At the invitation of the Department of Construction of Buildings and Structures the first of the series of meetings and seminars dedicated to the 25th anniversary of the university was held at Varna Free University at the end of January.

2016-02-04 09:42:38
Varna Free University will train profilers – the criminologists of the future

"Profiler" is an American crime series. It tells the story of a criminal profiler working in Atlanta, Georgia. Such specialists will be trained for the first time in Bulgaria.

2016-02-03 16:27:18
The Master’s degree students majoring in Financial and Banking Management and Marketing were taught about commercial insolvency by the President of the Appeal Court in Varna

The President of the Appeal Court in Varna - Vanuhi Arakelyan delivered lectures on commercial insolvency to the students majoring in Financial and Banking Management and Marketing.

2016-02-03 16:24:13
Open Doors Days

Students of "Prof. Dr. Zlatarov" Vocational School of Tourism visited Varna Free University within the framework of the Open Doors Days organized by the university.

2016-01-26 09:38:22
Her Excellency Mrs Irit Lillian, Ambassador of Israel visited Varna Free University

Varna Free University "Chernorizets Hrabar" is among the top academic institutions visited by Her Excellency, Ambassador of Israel to Bulgaria – Mrs Irit Lillian. This is her first visit to Varna from the beginning of her mandate.

2016-01-18 11:54:02
The President of Varna Free University Prof. Anna Nedyalkova, D.Sc. awarded with the "Human Resources" 2015 national gold prize for overall contribution to science

The President of Varna Free University "Chernorizets Hrabar" Prof. Anna Nedyalkova, D.Sc. received yet another deserved award.

2016-01-18 10:56:36
Students majoring in Fashion and Fashion Management showed their creative projects

Traditionally, at the end of each semester, the students majoring in Fashion Design at Varna Free University "Chernorizets Hrabar" organize a show to display their designs.

2016-01-14 16:03:34
The President of Varna Free University with a prize of the Bulgarian Maritime Chamber for high achievements in science and education

For the eighteenth consecutive year the Bulgarian Maritime Chamber presented its annual awards - a certificate of achievement and a "St Nicholas" plaque.

2016-01-12 11:53:14
A team of Varna Free University presented the public register of the green areas in Varna

Varna aready has a developed green cadastre system. This became clear during the public presentation of the unique for the country new Public Register of the green areas, permanent ornamental trees and trees of...

2016-01-06 16:04:50
The new year of a VFU student, the photographer Hristo Rusev started with a photo published in ELLE - the most prestigious fashion magazine in the world

The talented photographer from Svilengrad, Hristo Rusev is a winner of the scholarship program of Varna Free University under the motto "I Will Learn and Succeed in Bulgaria" in 2014.

2016-01-04 09:50:34
Master’s degree proramme in Management of International Business Projects, town of Montana

On Saturday, 19 December, Varna Free University "Chernorizets Hrabar" launched Master's degree program in Management of International Business Projects, town of Montana.

2015-12-27 10:29:49
Two students of Varna Free University have been honoured with STUDENT OF THE YEAR AWARD 2015

A record number of students applied for the Student of the Year Award 2015 in the 9th edition of the event.

2015-12-16 12:56:21
Varna Free University – a partner in a project on education and tourism

The first partner meeting on the project "CULTOUR - Innovation and capacity building in higher education for cultural management and sustainable tourism in the European cultural routes" under Erasmus + program

2015-12-15 08:04:56
Varna Free University was awarded a quality label for the implementation of the project "Students’ and Staff Mobility in Higher Education"

Valorization Conference under Erasmus + program, entitled "Successful Start" was held on 10 December, 2015 in the Central Military Club in Sofia.

2015-12-14 13:47:50
The folk ensemble at the Academic Dance Theatre - awarded with an honorary diploma at the First National Student Folklore Festival

The folk ensemble at the Academic Dance Theatre of Varna Free University "Chernorizets Hrabar" was awarded an honorary diploma at the First National Student Folklore Festival entitled...

2015-12-14 12:10:36
Prof. Anna Nedyalkova for Darik Radio: The ranking of the Ministry of Education and Science and Open Society Foundations is subjective, it contains a conflict of interest

The rating system of the universities in Bulgaria is burdened with a high dose of subjectivity and it lacks objective measures, said the President of Varna Free University...

2015-12-10 10:59:24
The students of Varna Free University are among the most successful students in Varna

The most successful students of the city were awarded today at a ceremony in the lobby of the municipality building. By tradition, the awards were presented on the eve of 8 December.

2015-12-04 16:37:54
Undergraduate and postgraduate programs of VFU “Chernorizets Hrabar” in Kyustendil

Training in undergraduate and postgraduate programs of VFU “Chernorizets Hrabar” was officially launched in the town of Kyustendil. Varna Free University is the first university that...

2015-11-27 10:28:22
297 Bachelor and Master graduates of the Faculty of Law received their diploma certificates at a formal ceremony

297 Bachelor and Master graduates of the Faculty of Law received their diploma certificates at a formal ceremony

2015-11-26 15:29:42
International Qualification School for Teachers of Russian – Project of the Year of Ruskiy Mir Fund

International Qualification School for Teachers of Russian – Project of the Year of Ruskiy Mir Fund

2015-11-26 15:16:14
The Week of Architecture is under way at Varna Free University

Now, the Week of Architecture is under way at Varna Free University. The theme - "History of Architecture and Preservation of Cultural Heritage"...

2015-11-25 16:06:13
The training in Master’s degree program in Performing Arts, Management and Production started

The training in Master’s degree program in Performing Arts, Management and Production started

2015-11-25 10:51:40
80 graduates received their diplomas in the branch of Varna Free University in Smolyan

80 graduates of the branch of VFU "Chernorizets Hrabar" in Smolyan received their diplomas at a ceremony in the Bulgaria hall. They were handed by the Deputy Regional...

2015-11-24 10:26:24
Prof DSc Anna Nedyalkova: Two Successful Years for Tour-2013 Association

The general meeting of Tour 2013 Association was held on 20th November 2015 at the Tourist Information Centre in the town of Dospat. CEO of the Association is

2015-11-23 13:46:54
Varna Free University launches for the 15th consecutive year training in one of the established university Master’s degree programs Management of International Business Projects. The start of the training was given in Smolyan this weekend. The program creates skilled professionals to develop the necessary componen

Varna Free University launches for the 15th consecutive year training in one of the established university Master’s degree programs Management of International Business Projects. The start of the training was given in Smolyan this weekend.

2015-11-23 13:40:22
Lecturer of Varna Free University delivered lectures to Chinese students in Beijing

Assoc. Prof. Georgi Kalaglarski, PhD delivered a series of lectures at the Institute of Journalism of the Chinese People's University in Beijing. Students and lecturers participated in an active dialogue on the...

2015-11-23 12:01:52
Varna Free University received accreditation for professional area 3.2 Psychology

Varna Free University "Chernorizets Hrabar" received another nationwide expert recognition for the management, staff and students. The National Assessment and...

2015-11-23 11:01:16
Varna Free University organized Week of Architecture from 23 to 29 November

The Week of Architecture is a joint project of lecturers of the Faculty of Architecture and the Student Council of Varna Free University "Chernorizets Hrabar".

2015-11-20 11:56:45
Training in the Master's degree programs in Finance and Accounting and Financial Audit starts at Varna Free University "Chernorizets Hrabar"

Training in the Master's degree programs in Finance and Accounting and Financial Audit starts at Varna Free University "Chernorizets Hrabar"

2015-11-18 16:00:40
VARNA SPAGHETTI ENGINEERING National Competition - the most successful format for creativity and creative thinking of the new generation of engineers and architects.

Varna Spaghetti Engineering National Competition for the third time proved to be the most successful format for provoking the non-standard thinking and imagination of the young people studying in the professional area of Architecture, Construction and Geodesy.

2015-11-18 15:58:42
The first university examination centre of the Pushkin Institute was opened at Varna Free University

The first in Bulgaria Examination Centre of the Pushkin Institute was opened at Varna Free University.

2015-11-18 10:02:03
A delegation of the Chinese Sanda University, Shanghai visited Varna Free University "Chernorizets Hrabar"

A delegation of the Chinese Sanda University, Shanghai visited Varna Free University "Chernorizets Hrabar" on 10 November, 2015. The Chinese delegation included: the Vice President of Sanda University...

2015-11-17 11:02:23
Future civil engineers and architects will compete to create the most attractive revolving construction of …….. spaghetti

Future civil engineers and architects will compete to create the most attractive revolving construction of …….. spaghetti

2015-11-13 10:09:57
The Rector of the Pushkin State Russian Language Institute will visit Varna Free University "Chernorizets Hrabar "

The Rector of the Pushkin State Russian Language Institute will visit Varna Free University "Chernorizets Hrabar "

2015-11-12 09:30:40
Chinese delegation from Ningbo University attended the solemn graduation ceremony of the Faculty of International Economics and Administration at Varna Free University "Chernorizets Hrabar"

Chinese delegation from Ningbo University attended the solemn graduation ceremony of the Faculty of International Economics and Administration at Varna Free University "Chernorizets Hrabar"

2015-11-09 13:06:52
A delegation from the Chinese University of Ningbo will visit Varna Free University "Chernorizets Hrabar"

A delegation from the Chinese University of Ningbo will visit Varna Free University "Chernorizets Hrabar" on 6 November (Friday) 2015. The delegation includes the Chairman...

2015-11-05 14:21:58
Svetlana Dimitrova - expert of the EURAXESS network for Bulgaria: So far there is only one Bulgarian university which has adopted and implemented all requirements and implements "the transition" to liberalization of its policy on human resources, and this is Varna Free University.

In the material of Teodora Angelova in the Dnevnik newspaper under the title "EURAXESS: The Bulgarian universities took the long and difficult road to modernization and change"...

2015-11-04 12:58:51
Protection against cyber attacks? Hire a hacker!

For cyber warfare and information as a valuable commodity - the Director of the Technological Institute of VFU "Chernorizets Hrabar", Konstantin Kosev for BTA...

2015-11-03 14:02:00
Students of the Department of Construction of Buildings and Facilities participated in an international virtual conference and EXPO in the field of sustainable development through the innovative platform Brightest! Greenest! Buildings EUROPE

At the invitation of BGBC, students of the Department of Construction of Buildings and Facilities at the Faculty of Architecture of VFU "Chernorizets Hrabar" participated in...

2015-11-02 10:50:03
The travelling initiative of the European Commission - EURAXESS visited Varna Free University

An interactive bus to help young researchers visited Varna Free University. The travelling initiative of the European Commission - EURAXESS visited two cities in the country.

2015-11-02 10:41:09
Lifelong Learning programme

On 24 and 25 September 2015 in Antverpen, Belgium with participation ofrepresentatives from Varna Free University...

2015-10-23 13:52:48
Varna Free University is among the most preferred universities, according to a survey conducted by the Institute of Modern Politics

Varna Free University takes sixth place in the ranking of the most popular Bulgarian universities, according to a survey conducted by the Institute of Modern Politics.

2015-10-22 08:29:54
Assoc. Prof. Galina Momcheva, PhD, initiator and organizer of the QUERYADA National Competition in Data Retrieval: "Business development is unthinkable without the maintenance and retrieval of databases. "

Assoc. Prof. Galina Momcheva, PhD is Head of the Department of Informatics and Economics at Varna Free University "Chernorizets Hrabar". She is the author of the concept of the digital competence development of VFU students.

2015-10-16 14:32:43
Application procedure for student training mobility under Erasmus + programme for 2015/2016 academic year

Varna Free University "Chernorizets Hrabar" announces the application procedure for student training mobility under Erasmus + programme. All students who meet the eligibility...

2015-10-15 14:22:22
Varna Free University hosted the final meeting under the project SEHUD - Architecture and Sustainable Development Based on Eco-Humanistic Principles & Advanced Technologies without Losing Identity

The Consortium of the International Project SЕHUD - Architecture and Sustainable Development Based on Eco-Humanistic Principles & Advanced Technologies without Losing...

2015-10-14 14:01:53
"EURAXESS" roadshow of the EC arrives at Varna Free University

European initiative to help researchers to improve their career development and mobility opportunities

2015-10-09 15:56:40
Varna Free University "Chernorizets Hrabar" and Delft University of Technology initiated a discussion about floating structures as one of the trends in coastal engineering

"Days of Coastal Engineering and Architectural Diversity of the Water Front in the Urbanized Areas"

2015-10-09 15:52:54
Prof. Bakardjieva: Education product should be in line with the new realities

We are facing new realities which should shape the education product we provide. This view was expressed by Prof. Dr Teodora Bakardjieva

2015-10-07 15:04:20
The responsibility of media for covering the education theme, new technologies and abridged content – Prof. Dr. Habil. Galya Gercheva, Rector of Varna Free University in Media On Air TV show

The responsibility of media for covering the education theme, new technologies and abridged content – Prof. Dr. Habil. Galya Gercheva, Rector of Varna Free University in Media On Air TV show

2015-10-07 11:16:55
Opportunities for student funding and Escape room with Academic League from UniCredit Bulbank

Opportunities for student funding will be presented by experts from UniCredit Bulbank during a special campaign in October.

2015-10-07 11:02:20
With a solemn ceremony Varna Free University "Chernorizets Hrabar" opened its 25th jubilee academic year

Over 2,200 first-year students begin their studies at Varna Free University during 2015-2016 academic year.

2015-10-02 09:18:59
VFU students won first place and the cup of the 4th European Student Festival entitled "Friends, How Wonderful Our Union is!"

The 4th European Student Festival "Friends, How Wonderful Our Union is!" organized by Russkiy Mir Foundation was held in Kamchia from 21 to 26 September, 2015. Over 300 students took part.

2015-09-30 14:15:56
Students majoring in Fashion and Fashion Management performed brilliantly at Sofia Fashion Week 2015

Students majoring in Fashion and Fashion Management at Varna Free University "Chernorizets Hrabar" showed their creative ideas in Sofia – at Sofia Fashion Week 2015.

2015-09-29 15:55:45
Assoc. Prof. Galina Momcheva: Technologies should be part of the education since an early age

People need to be trained how to use them in the context of time management, said the lecturer of VFU "Chernorizets Hrabar" in the morning bloc of Bulgaria On Air

2015-09-24 10:38:10
National Competition in data mining brings together the best students in Varna

Until September 25, 2015, the recruitment of participants and mentors in the QUERYADA national competition continues.

2015-09-24 10:34:00
Seminar for heads of computer labs

On 11 September, 2015, a seminar with heads of computer labs from across the country was carried out in Hall 3 of Educational and Sports Centre of Varna Free University "Chernorizets Hrabar".

2015-09-14 10:40:22
Prof. Gercheva: Career development and qualification are key elements to the higher education reform

In the future we will increasingly speak of the so-called media literacy, said the Rector of Varna Free University "Chernorizets Hrabar".

2015-09-12 11:08:05
Varna Free University ranked in the top 3 for software engineering training

The ranking was made by Svetlin Nakov, PhD. For those who do not know him, Nakov has inspired thousands of young people to go into technology and programming. He is currently a...

2015-09-02 10:03:52
The President of Varna Free University, Prof. Anna Nedyalkova, D.Sc. was a special guest at the feast of the Municipality of Madan

The Mayor of Madan, Fahri Molaysenov and the President of the Municipal Council in Madan, Behchet Sirakov welcomed to the stage...

2015-09-01 10:38:29
We are not on the global education market map

The most difficult diseases to treat are those with unclear or imprecise diagnoses. I believe that the negative views on Bulgarian education, on its deteriorating health, which are...

2015-08-25 10:04:48
The Seventh International Summer Qualification School for modern pedagogical technologies in teaching Russian as a foreign language was launched with an official ceremony at Varna Free University

"The Municipality of Varna is proud of having an educational institution such as Varna Free University "Chernorizets Hrabar" in its territory - with these words the director of the Department of...

2015-08-18 11:25:51
Varna Free University "Chernorizets Hrabar" celebrates the International Youth Day on 12 August

With a mobile centre for career counseling Varna Free University "Chernorizets Hrabar" will take part in the program of the International Youth Day on 12 August. The initiative,...

2015-08-12 14:08:53
Over 60% of the Varna Free University students polled for the Trendence Graduate Barometer survey feel optimally prepared careerwise, due to the education they have obtained.

Over 60% of the Varna Free University students polled feel optimally prepared careerwise, due to the education they have obtained.

2015-08-12 10:15:07
For the second consecutive year Varna Free University is hosting the SUMMER SALSA FEST

For the second consecutive year, at the height of the season, Malambo dancing school and Varna Free University “Chernorizets Hrabar” invite you to a 3-day outdoor dancing marathon.

2015-08-07 09:27:39
The 7th International Summer Qualification School in teaching Russian starts at Varna Free University

The Seventh International Summer Qualification School for modern pedagogical technologies in teaching Russian as a foreign language will start on 17 August, 2015 at Varna Free University "Chernorizets Hrabar".

2015-08-05 09:24:42
Varna Free University organises free preparatory courses for the resit session of the matriculation exams

Varna Free University “Chernorizets Hrabar” organises free preparatory courses for those who will resit the matriculation exams in Bulgarian Language and Literature and in Geography and Economics in August 2015.

2015-07-28 14:46:40
St. St. Konstantin and Elena Foundation announces a scholarship programme for students in tourism

A scholarship amounting to 1500 BGN will be awarded to four tourism students with excellent results by St. St. Konstantin and Elena Foundation next academic year.

2015-07-28 13:00:17
Varna Free University receives five new programme accreditations

Varna Free University has received five new programme accreditations for professional area 3.3 Political Science...

2015-07-28 09:39:05
A life of an artist lived and told through dance

Dear friends, I must admit that I needed some time to think over what had happened, to select photographs among the thousands taken...

2015-07-27 16:49:42
A student from Varna Free University exhibits his photographs in St. Petersburg

Hristo Rusev – a laureate of Varna Free University’s scholarship programme “I will study and succeed in Bulgaria”...

2015-07-27 15:07:57
Honorary diploma and monetary prize, Buildings category: Ruse Music Centre

Kristina Marinova - student, majoring in Architecture at Varna Free University "Chernorizets Hrabar" was among the awarded in the Buildings category of The CITY Academy.

2015-07-21 11:52:39
Humans’ aspirations are always upwards, both in dance and in life

Prof. Petar Angelov was born on 12 July, 1945 in the village of Gubislav, Sofia. He graduated from the State Choreographic School in Sofia in 1965 and later from the Academy of...

2015-07-08 16:30:40
Varna Free University will teach Political Sciences to Bachelor students in the new academic year

In academic year 2015/2016, Varna Free University will launch again the specialty in Political Sciences.

2015-07-01 14:23:22
Start to the 6th summer scientific session of the Faculty of Law at Varna Free University

The 6th summer scientific session of the Faculty of Law at Varna Free University “Chernorizets Hrabar” started its work. 132 papers in the three main scientific areas – law, security and psychology – will be...

2015-06-26 13:15:28
Lecturers at Varna Free University took part in the International conference “Case studies and Tools in Practice”

Lecturers at Varna Free University took active part in the International conference “Case studies and Tools in Practice”.

2015-06-24 15:52:08
Start to the summer scientific session of the Faculty of Law of Varna Free University on 26th June

A scientific conference and discussion on “Topical Issues of Bulgarian Legislation in the Context of the Law of the European Union”...

2015-06-24 08:05:09
UNESCO‘s global cultural policy attracts the attention of diplomats and academics

The launch of the book “Global Cultural Policy of UNESCO” by Prof. Rositsa Yordanova, PhD , from Varna Free University...

2015-06-23 15:02:45
Varna Spaghetti Tоwer provokes students’ aspirations for creativity

The second edition of the national competition for creative skills Varna Spaghetti Tоwer, initiated by the Department of Construction of Buildings and Facilities at the Faculty of Architecture of Varna Free University...

2015-06-22 10:39:19
Students majoring in Fashion and Fashion Management presented their designs at the EUROPEAN FASHION FORUM 2015

On 17 June, the European fashion forum, organized by Men's Fashion Cluster was held at Grand Hotel Sofia.

2015-06-19 10:02:51
For the second consecutive year Varna Free University organizes VARNA SPAGHETTI TOWER - a national competition for creative skills

For the second consecutive year Varna Free University will host a national competition for creative skills - Varna Spaghetti Tower. It is initiated by the Department of...

2015-06-16 15:40:32
I will study and succeed in Bulgaria!

14 are this year's winners of the scholarship program of Varna Free University under the motto "I will study and succeed in Bulgaria." Among them are students with excellent marks of completed secondary education from...

2015-06-15 09:00:33
Students majoring in Fashion and Fashion Management – part of the “Eco Day – Ecology, Creativity and Beauty” initiative

A colourful and interesting creative initiative entitled “Eco Day – Ecology, Creativity and Beauty”, which is part of the “Varna – European Youth Capital 2017” cultural events, took place...

2015-06-11 15:44:30
Fourth champion title for Varna Free University team in the basketball amateur league

The Varna Free University basketball team proved to be an absolute leader in the “Black Sea” basketball amateur league, having won its fourth edition.

2015-06-11 12:37:24
Varna Free University opens a student admission centre in Varna

Due to the increased number of candidates to study at Varna Free University “Chernorizets Hrabar”, to the candidates’ convenience, the university opens a student admission centre in Varna since 15th June 2015 at the...

2015-06-10 15:05:34
Students from Varna Free University “Chernorizets Hrabar” visit the main European institutions in Brussels, and attend lectures specially designed for them, on European funding for Bulgaria and on project development technologies

Master students doing the project management programmes of Varna Free University once again had the opportunity to learn about the work of European institutions in a week’s course. From 31st May 2015 to 7th June 2015, the students...

2015-06-10 14:36:12
State institutions welcome Master students from Varna Free University

Students in the Master programmes “Advertising and Public Relations in Business Management” and “Marketing and Public Relations in Business Management, Science and Culture” of Varna Free University...

2015-06-10 14:17:07
Professors and expert collaborate in training students at Varna Free University

A round table discussion took place at Varna Free University “Chernorizets Hrabar” to publicize the results of project BG051PO001-3.1.07-0029 „Updating Academic Documentation and the Learning Process at VFU...

2015-06-08 14:53:32
Official diploma awarding ceremony for 258 graduates of the Faculty of International Economics and Administration

The official graduation ceremony of alumni 2014 from the autumn state examination session of the Faculty of International Economics and Administration took place on 29th May, at Varna Free University “Chernorizets Hrabar”.

2015-06-08 14:12:28
Annual fashion show of the students majoring in Fashion and Fashion Management

Artistic skill, beauty and creative new ideas once again brought pleasant emotions to the Varna audience. The traditional fashion show of the talented...

2015-06-08 09:56:50
"Updating academic records and educational process at Varna Free University "Chernorizets Hrabar" BG051PO001-3.1.07-0029

At 1:30 pm, 5 June, 2015, a round table discussion and press conference to present the results of the project BG051PO001-3.1.07-0029 "Updating academic records and educational

2015-06-05 09:14:46
VFU students visited the European Parliament

VFU Master’s degree students from programs in project management were received by Emil Radev, MEP (GERB/EPP) at the European Parliament. As part of their training, the students...

2015-06-04 13:28:35
Graduates from the Smolyan branch of Varna Free University received their diplomas

122 graduates from the Smolyan branch of Varna Free University "Chernorizets Hrabar" received their diplomas at a ceremony in Bulgaria...

2015-06-01 09:27:55
VII INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE “ARCHITECTURE, CONSTRUCTION - MODERNITY” MARKS THE 20TH ANNIVERSARY OF THE CONSTRUCTION OF BUILDINGS AND FACILITIES PROGRAM

The VII international conference “Architecture, Construction - Modernity” starts on 28th May 2015 at 10:30 in Hall 2 of the Educational and Sports Complex...

2015-05-27 09:54:03
We wish you a Happy Day of Knowledge and Literacy, of Bulgarian Enlightenment and Culture!

We wish you a Happy Day of Knowledge and Literacy, of Bulgarian Enlightenment and Culture!

2015-05-24 10:07:45
On 24 May, Bulgaria on Air TV will broadcast the best of the conference on Education and Business

On 24 May, Bulgaria on Air TV will broadcast the best of the conference on Education and Business 24 May, 9:00 pm on national Bulgaria on Air TV

2015-05-22 15:47:51
Varna Free University with yet another recognition on the eve of 24 May

Varna grand award, 10 Varna awards to artists and creative formations, 9 Varna awards in the system of pre-school and school education and 6 Varna awards in the field of science and higher...

2015-05-22 13:25:20
The President of Varna Free University was among the official guests at the opening of the summer tourist season in the resort of St. Konstantin and St Elena

On the day of the Holy Apostles Konstantin and Elena, the eponymous resort near Varna opened the tourist season. Traditionally, the beginning of the tourist summer coincided with the traditional May Flower Festival whose co-organizer...

2015-05-22 11:02:38
Unique musical project brings together musicians from the USA and Bulgaria

Summer Music Academy, unique in its nature, will be open in Bulgaria at the end of May. It is its sixteenth edition, a result of the long-term experience of Varna International Production Company in...

2015-05-21 11:06:09
Professor Orlin Borisov will be presented with Varna award

Prof. Orlin Borisov, D.Sc. was nominated for an individual Varna award in the field of higher education in the category of Social Sciences for his monograph "International Legal Regime of the Black Sea". Prof. Borisov has been...

2015-05-20 15:17:32
Law students from Varna Free University win another prize in an interuniversity case studies competition

A team from Varna Free University won second place in the Fifth Interuniversity Case Studies Competition in Civil Law, organised by the Legal Science Centre of Burgas Free University.

2015-05-15 15:37:53
The actress Violeta Gindeva and the TV presenter Victoria Petrova teach in master class The Art of Communication

The master class The Art of Communication started on 15th May (Friday) at 1 o’clock pm at the Educational and Sports Complex of Varna Free University “Chernorizets Hrabar”.

2015-05-14 13:42:48
Prof. Steve Hanke becomes Doctor Honoris Causa of VFU “Chernorizets Hrabar”

Prof. Steve Hanke, a professor of Applied Economics at Johns Hopkins University in Baltimore, was awarded the honorary title Doctor Honoris Causa of Varna Free University “Chernorizets Hrabar”.

2015-05-13 09:57:30
Children need to be involved in family budget discussions from an early age

Children need to be involved in family budget discussions from an early age in order to learn the value of money and what financial responsibility is, said Prof. DSc. Anna Nedyalkova, President of Varna Free University “Chernorizets Hrabar” during...

2015-05-12 22:39:41
Master class "How to use financial markets to support business and ourselves" held over the weekend at Varna Free University

A master class "How to use financial markets to support business and ourselves" was held over the weekend at Varna Free University.

2015-05-12 22:18:35
Prof. Nedyalkova and Prof. Tanev about education as a national priority

The Minister for Education Prof. Tanev and the President of Varna Free University Prof. Anna Nedyalkova discuss the problems of education in the...

2015-05-10 13:12:57
VFU “Chernorizets Hrabar” hosts the thematic final round “Pavilion” of “I Can Build” competition

The thematic final round “Pavilion”, held at Varna Free University “Chernorizets Hrabar” enjoyed participation of 8 teams of students from...

2015-05-09 11:18:54
The Department of Construction of Buildings and Facilities extends its partnership with the Vocational School of Architecture, Construction and Geodesy “Arch. K. Petkov”, Plovdiv

At the end of April, a team from the Department of Construction of Buildings and Facilities visited the Vocational School of Architecture, Construction and...

2015-05-09 11:16:28
The era of the euro will be restored, believes Dr. Peter Harold – Chair of the Board of Directors of HYPO NOE Gruppe, Austria

“The era of the euro will be restored”, said Dr. Peter Harold, Chair of the Board of Directors of HYPO NOE Gruppe, Austria, in his lecture “Provocations in Banking”.

2015-05-08 13:38:50
The father of the currency board will be awarded with the honorary title of Doctor Honoris Causa of Varna Free University "Chernorizets Hrabar"

Professor Steve Hanke, known in this country as the "father of the currency board" will be awarded with the honorary title of Doctor Honoris Causa of Varna Free University "Chernorizets Hrabar" for his...

2015-05-04 10:36:27
Prof. Anna Nedyalkova, D.Sc.: The problem of weak financial culture is global

Financial education should be seen as a range of skills necessary to plan the present and the future, said the President of VFU "Chernorizets Hrabar".

2015-05-04 09:52:55
Master class dedicated to financial literacy will launch on 8 May at Varna Free University "Chernorizets Hrabar"

Master class on the topic of "How to use financial markets to support business and ourselves," will launch on 8 May at Varna Free University" Chernorizets Hrabar ".

2015-05-04 09:39:32
The world famous Russian actor and film director Nikolai Burlyaev visited Varna Free University

The world famous Russian actor, film director and President of the Slavic Art Forum "Zolotoy Vityaz", Nikolay Burlyaev visited Varna Free University "Chernorizets Hrabar".

2015-04-30 08:52:58
First place for the law students of Varna Free University "Chernorizets Hrabar" in the National Competition for Solving Case Studies in Civil and Commercial Law

Legal studies at VFU with new evidence of competitiveness. The following students majoring in law at Varna Free University "Chernorizets Hrabar" took first place in the National Competition for Solving Case Studies in Civil and...

2015-04-28 16:05:12
Successful start of the admission campaign of Varna Free University in North Africa

From 22 to 26 April, Casablanca hosted the largest International Student Fair for the entire African continent. The forum was attended by educational institutions from 25 countries...

2015-04-27 18:14:30
The Rector of Varna Free University Prof. DSc Galya Gercheva holds a working meeting with representatives of foreign universities – partners in the CruiseT project

The Rector of Varna Free University Prof. DSc Galya Gercheva held a working meeting with representatives of foreign universities...

2015-04-24 15:31:07
Students from Varna Free University ready to participate in creating the vision of Varna – European Youth Capital 2017

Students from Varna Free University “Chernorizets Hrabar” have voiced their readiness to participate in...

2015-04-23 14:34:41
Varna Free University – the only Bulgarian university presented at the educational expo a2 Baku Fair in Azerbaijan

Varna Free University “Chernorizets Hrabar” was the only Bulgarian university presented at the educational expo a2 Baku Fair in Azerbaijan.

2015-04-22 15:28:29
Discussions at Varna Free University about the integration of monuments and sites in the modern urban environment

Varna Free University held a round table discussion entitled “Integration of Monuments and Sites in the Modern Urban Environment”, which was...

2015-04-22 13:04:31
VFU team ranks first in the national north-east case study competition

The second national case study competition in the field of criminal law took place on 19th April, at Varna Free University “Chernorizets Hrabar”.

2015-04-22 10:45:37
School students learn business basics at Varna Free University

Students and teachers from the Private Trade School in Varna and Hristo Botev School in the village of Nikolaevka took part in a training event on preparing business plans.

2015-04-22 10:40:09
Book exhibition “Russian Laureates of Nobel Prize in Literature” and Day of Reading at VFU

This year the traditional marathon of reading, dedicated to the international World Book and Copyright Day, was given its official start at VFU “Chernorizets Hrabar”.

2015-04-21 14:23:28
Working meeting under project “CruiseT“ at Varna Free University “Chernorizets Hrabar”

20th April 2015 saw the official opening of a working meeting at Varna Free University “Chernorizets Hrabar” under the project “CruiseT – a Network of Collaboration Centres....

2015-04-20 14:03:53
Master class “Integrated Solutions from ACTIV, or How to Change our Hats?”

Another master class – “Integrated Solutions from ACTIV, or How to Change our Hats?” took place at Varna Free University “Chernorizets Hrabar” on 18th and 19th April.

2015-04-20 13:08:10
The Minister of Tourism visits Varna Free University “Chernorizets Hrabar”

The Minister of tourism Nikolina Angelkova paid a working visit to Varna Free University “Chernorizets Hrabar”.

2015-04-20 10:53:12
VFU and the National Astronomical Observatory and Planetarium "Nicolaus Copernicus" celebrated together the Day of Astronautics

Students and lecturers of VFU "Chernorizets Hrabar" took part in the events dedicated to the Day of Astronautics. They were organized on the initiative of the Russian Centre of Varna Free University and...

2015-04-16 10:51:05
Law students from Varna Free University took second place in the 16th Conference on Student Scientific Creativity in Burgas

For the sixteenth consecutive year, Burgas Free University organized a National Conference on student creativity attended by students and PhD candidates from across the country.

2015-04-15 16:08:07
Information day for the possibilities for student mobility under Erasmus + program attracted the interest of students

Increased interest showed the students from Varna Free University "Chernorizets Hrabar" in the information day for the possibilities for student mobility under...

2015-04-06 14:15:22
The public lecture on "Information and communication technologies in smart cities" of Assoc. Prof. Martha Seebauer, PhD, Eng., lecturer in architecture of computer systems and Vice-dean of the Faculty of Informatics at Obuda University, Hung

The public lecture on "Information and communication technologies in smart cities" of Assoc. Prof. Martha Seebauer, PhD, Eng., lecturer in architecture of computer systems and Vice-dean of the Faculty of Informatics at...

2015-04-02 10:23:26
Varna Free University "Chernorizets Hrabar" will partner with the municipalities in the Northwest region

The President of Varna Free University, Prof. Anna Nedyalkova, D.Sc., the Vice-Rector for Educational Affairs, Prof. Valeri Stoyanov, PhD and the Director of the Institute of Technology, Prof. Teodora Bakardzhieva, PhD took part in...

2015-04-01 11:03:23
The presentation of Varna Free University in student recruitment campaigns continues

With a special stand and a team of the Centre for student admission, teachers and students, Varna Free University...

2015-03-18 08:53:03
Varna Free University "Chernorizets Hrabar" took 3rd place in the final complex ranking at the National University Winter Games "Borovets-2015"

Varna Free University "Chernorizets Hrabar" took 3rd place in the final complex ranking at the National University Winter Games "Borovets-2015".

2015-03-16 10:02:52
Students from Varna Free University learn about new opportunities for career start

The traditional JobTiger workshop for the students of Varna Free University “Chernorizets Hrabar” took place on 12th March 2015. The topic of the meeting, which was organised in a partnership with the VFU Career Centre and...

2015-03-13 10:05:23
With deep regret Varna Free University “Chernorizets Hrabar” announces the death of our dear colleague and friend Prof. Evgeni Vatev, PhD, Eng.

The Board of Varna Free University “Chernorizets Hrabar”, the Board of Trustees, the lecturers, students and staff bid their final farewell to the man and the scientist who gave his wisdom and...

2015-03-13 10:00:56
Students from Varna Free University visit the Institute of Public Administration

Students from Varna Free University “Chernorizets Hrabar” met with representatives of the Institute of Public Administration. The meeting took place on 9th March 2015 at the Institute of Public Administration...

2015-03-11 13:37:57
A Varna Free University project encourages students to do business across borders

A joint project between Varna Free University “Chernorizets Hrabar” and Coventry University “Innovative Model for Knowledge and Innovation Transfer” supports young people in Varna in order to implement their...

2015-03-09 15:15:12
Varna Free University was awarded for the second time the prestigious HR Excellence in Research logo

At a meeting in Brussels hold on 3 March 2015, attended by representatives of the leading European universities and research institutions, Varna Free University "Chernorizets Hrabar" was awarded for...

2015-03-04 10:10:30
The project “Innovative Model for Knowledge and Innovation Transfer between Varna Free University “Chernorizets Hrabar” and Coventry University” – among the most successful projects in Bulgaria

The project “Innovative Model for Knowledge and Innovation Transfer between Varna Free University “Chernorizets Hrabar” and Coventry University” is among the most successful projects having been implemented in Bulgaria

2015-02-27 14:02:31
A new look at social entrepreneurship

Master class „Social Entrepreneurship“ starts on 24th February (Tuesday) at 10 am, at the Educational and Sports Centre of Varna Free University “Chernorizets Hrabar”. The forum is organised by the university’s Academy

2015-02-23 10:18:50
14 entrance exams at Varna Free University in February

14 entrance exams for admission in Bachelor’s degree programs are scheduled for 21 – 25 February, 2015. The February session is open to all candidate students for the 18 majors in educational and qualification degree of Bachelor...

2015-02-20 13:44:50
An exhibition Russian Diplomats – Writers (18th – 19th c.) opened at the Russian Centre of Varna Free University

With a documentary exhibition Russian Diplomats-Writers (18th – 19th c.), the Russian Centre of Varna Free University is celebrating the Year of Literature in Russia. The exhibition opened on 10 February...

2015-02-19 09:29:58
National Evaluation and Accreditation Agency at the Council of Ministers of the Republic of Bulgaria

The National Evaluation and Accreditation Agency at the Council of Ministers of the Republic of Bulgaria

2015-02-12 15:13:51
Master Class "Business Angels – Knowledge Entrepreneurship and Crowdfunding Business Start-ups"

The International VFU Academy "Knowledge and Innovation" under BG051RO001-7.0.07 project "Without Borders" - "Innovative Model for Knowledge Transfer and Innovation between Varna Free University...

2015-02-08 13:02:10
Master class Business Angels starts on 7th February at Varna Free University

A master class entitled Business Angels started on 7th February at Varna Free University “Chernorizets Hrabar”. The lectures are Eli Miron, PhD, and Gilad Ravid PhD from Ben-Gurion University in Israel.

2015-02-08 12:57:34
Varna Free University signs a memorandum of cooperation with Montana Regional Administration

The President of Varna Free University “Chernorizets Hrabar”, Prof. DSc Anna Nedyalkova, and the Vice Governor of Montana, Ms Nina Petrova, have signed a memorandum of educational and research cooperation.

2015-02-03 10:18:18
Project LLP-LdV/TOI/2013/RO/032 "Bread Intern". "Leonardo da Vinci" Programme, "Transfer of Innovation" The third partner meeting under project BREAD INТERN LLP-LdV/TOI/2013/RO/032, Lifelong Learning programme, "Leonardo

The third partner meeting under project BREAD INТERN LLP-LdV/TOI/2013/RO/032, Lifelong Learning programme, "Leonardo da Vinci" programme, "Transfer of Innovation" took place on...

2015-02-03 09:06:52
Minister of Education and Science on a working visit at Varna Free University "Chernorizets Hrabar"

The Minister of Education and Science, Prof.Todor Tanev, PhD was on a working visit at Varna Free University "Chernorizets Hrabar" today (28 January)

2015-01-29 13:57:36
Workshop on Crowdsourcing New Horizons and Challenges

Find out what Crowdsourcing can offer you. and how to take maximum advantage of the opportunities that it provides.

2015-01-29 13:25:44
The Russian Centre of VFU enters its seventh year

In the presence of friends and partners, including the First Secretary of the Embassy of Russia in Bulgaria, a representative of the Ministry of Education and Science of the Russian Federation - Mr Robert Shestakov, the Consul at the Consulate General...

2015-01-28 13:52:30
Admission to the Master programmes of Varna Free University “Chernorizets Hrabar” for the summer semester is now open

For the summer semester Varna Free University “Chernorizets Hrabar” opens admission to 26 Master programmes.

2015-01-23 15:34:45
Partner meeting under project "Bread Intern"

Varna Free University “Chernorizets Hrabar” hosted a partner meeting under the two-year project "Bread Intern", in which the university is a partner organisation. The meeting took place on 21st and 22nd January 2015.

2015-01-21 16:08:26
Eleven years of success for the master programme “International Business Project Management”

The “International Business Project Management” master programme has been successful for ten year now. This is the first master programme in Bulgaria, which follows all stages of project management and the development of successful projects.

2015-01-19 08:33:10
Varna Free University holds a master class in Digital Marketing

The differences between marketing today and ten years ago, web tools and their usage, Internet, social networks, new spaces to communicate ideas and business solutions, Internet advertising and...

2015-01-19 08:32:19
The Department of Construction of Buildings and facilities will conduct a series of master classes dedicated to earthquake and fire safety

The Department of Construction of Buildings and Facilities organizes a series of master classes dedicated to earthquake and fire safety. The first master class in the series entitled "Earthquakes do not kill people, buildings kill them...

2015-01-13 19:16:46
Creative inspirations of our talented students

Fourth-year students majoring in Fashion and Fashion Management at Varna Free University "Chernorizets Hrabar" presented their models in a special photo session inspired by the girls of the legendary James Bond.

2015-01-13 19:15:19
Fashion show by students majoring in Fashion and Fashion Management at Varna Free University “Chernorizets Hrabar”

On the eve of Christmas and New Year celebrations, on 12th December 2014, students majoring in Fashion and Fashion Management at Varna Free University “Chernorizets Hrabar” presented in Mall Varna their new designer...

2014-12-18 12:48:54
Christmas & International Evening for foreign students

The first ever Christmas & International Evening for foreign students from all universities in Varna was held on December 12, 2014 in Varna Free University "Chernorizets Hrabar".

2014-12-17 12:47:48
Students receive certificates for their participation in the work placement programme “Organization and technology of work in hotel chains in Riviera resort”

Work placement certificates were awarded to students majoring in Business Administration and Management by Ms Anelia Vasileva, Managing Director of Riviera Plc., on 3rd December 2014.

2014-12-11 14:56:22
A fashion show by the students majoring in Fashion and Fashion Management at Varna Free University

Students majoring in Fashion and Fashion Management at Varna Free University will traditionally delight the public with their interesting ideas, featuring in this year’s fashion show on the eve of Christmas and New Year celebrations.

2014-12-09 10:21:29
On the eve of 8 December the Mayor of Varna awarded VFU students for achieved high results

The Mayor of Varna, Ivan Portnih presented annual named awards to the winners in the municipal initiative "Best Thesis 2014

2014-12-04 16:28:50
The training in Master’s degree program in Financial and Bank Management and Marketing at VFU started

On 22 November the training in Master’s degree program in Financial and Bank Management and Marketing started. The program is among the most preferred economic specialties at Varna Free University "Chernorizets Hrabar".

2014-12-04 16:26:05
The team of the specialty FASHION AND FASHION MANAGEMENT at Varna Free University presents successful business models

The series of lectures and seminars presenting successful business models was launched in October. Martin Yordanov, manager of the Ruse company Top Man, producer of the classic men's wear Richmart, delivered a public lecture.

2014-12-04 16:12:23
Working meeting with head teachers from Montana

A team of Varna Free University "Chernorizets Hrabar" held a working meeting with head teachers from Montana. The meeting took place on 28 November, 2014 in Conference Hall № 1 of the District Administration of Montana.

2014-12-04 09:05:24
Varna Free University works in partnership with the municipal and regional authorities for the development of smart specialization strategies

The development of municipal and regional strategies for smart specialization is essential for the implementation of effective measures to stimulate the competitiveness of the industry based on new knowledge and ideas.

2014-12-02 13:53:41
Graduates of the Faculty of International Economics and Administration received their diplomas at an official ceremony

Promotion of the Faculty of International Economics and Administration at Varna Free University "Chernorizets Hrabar", graduates of year 2014 of the spring state exams was held on Friday, November 28, 2014.

2014-12-02 13:45:47
168 graduates of the Faculty of Architecture receive diplomas

Graduates of the Faculty of Architecture at Varna Free University “Chernorizets Hrabar” received their diplomas at an official ceremony on 7th November 2014.

2014-11-19 15:23:54
Master class GameDevelopment@VFU – expert advice

For all those who missed out on the event, we are going to briefly review our master class GameDevelopment@VFU, aimed at developers of computer games, which took place over the weekend. Our lecturers Kai Rosenkranz and...

2014-11-18 14:25:31
Second national case studies competition in civil and commercial law

Varna Free University hosted the Second national case studies competition in civil and commercial law, which took place on 15th November 2014. Participants in the

2014-11-18 13:50:26
Varna municipality awards three students from Varna Free University for excellent achievements

The Science and Education Committee at Varna Municipal Council selected and voted the nominees for the Varna Municipality annual award for students who have achieved excellence in their studies.

2014-11-17 15:20:40
Student admission – Master programmes with a new design

The Institute of Technology has created a new, adaptive and modern design, which can be accessed from any mobile and desk device.

2014-11-17 13:56:21
Students of VFU "Chernorizets Hrabar" visited the main European institutions in Brussels and attended lectures specially prepared for them related to euro funding for Bulgaria and the technologies for the development of projects

For the eleventh consecutive year, for one week, students of the Master’ degree programs Management of International Business Projects, European Administration and European Project Management at Varna Free University...

2014-11-14 17:05:53
Computer games master class launches on 15 November at Varna Free University

The Master Class "Creating Games from A to Z with Kai Rosenkranz & Michael Hoge" organized by the Department of Informatics at Varna Free University is part of the rich...

2014-11-14 10:45:49
Varna Free University student took first place in the European Student Sports Games "EUROIJADA-2014"

Eleven countries, including Bulgaria participated in the European Student Sports Games "EUROIJADA-2014" held from 7 to 11 November, 2014 in Thessaloniki. Students of Varna Free University "Chernorizets Hrabar" participated with...

2014-11-14 10:43:00
The Head of the Department of Architecture at Varna Free University Cor. Mem. Prof. Dr. Sc. Atanas Kovachev, Arch has been awarded three honorary titles

The Head of the Department of Architecture, Cor. Mem. Prof. Dr. Sc. Atanas Kovachev, Arch has been awarded in the last two months the titles "Honorary Citizen of Karnobat" and "Honorary Member" of the Association

2014-11-10 09:13:19
Why is it important to teach children programming?

According to the EC data, over 90% of today’s jobs require some computer skills, at the same time the number of computer science graduates does not meet the labour market demand in the field...

2014-11-06 14:02:32
Active young people needed. Who will be the Student of the year 2014?

The National Student Council Representation has opened the nomination procedure within the VIII issue of the national “Student of the year” prize competition. The students who wish to enter the competition can submit their...

2014-11-06 09:44:42
Varna Free University is partner in one of the most competent surveys into career and education

For a third year in a row, Varna Free University “Chernorizets Hrabar” takes part in the annual student survey Trendence Graduate Barometer 2015 – European Edition.

2014-11-05 12:58:03
FUTURE CONSTRUCTION ENGINEERS AND ARCHITECTS MEET BUSINESS REPRESENTATIVES

On the eve of the professional holiday “Day of the builder”, students and lecturers from the Faculty of Architecture at Varna Free University “Chernorizets Hrabar” took part in the “Open-door days” initiative of one of the

2014-11-05 11:18:32
Over 400 students have chosen the distance learning mode at Varna Free University

Over 400 students have chosen the distance learning mode at Varna Free University “Chernorizets Hrabar”, with 50 of them being foreign learners. This was announced at a press conference where the results of...

2014-11-03 14:20:21
A Varna Free University lecturer receives one of the most prestigious photography award

Lyubomir Sergeev, a master programme lecturer in Fashion Styling at Varna Free University, was awarded Grand Prix at the world’s biggest photography competition - Tirerenberg Super Cirquit.

2014-11-03 14:17:12
ECTS Label and DS Label, the prestigious labels for quality of the European Commission were awarded to Varna Free University at an official ceremony in Blagoevgrad

ECTS Label and DS Label, the prestigious labels for quality of the European Commission were awarded to Varna Free University at an official ceremony in Blagoevgrad. Prof. Valeri Stoyanov, PhD, Vice–Rector for Educational...

2014-10-30 09:04:02
Students of Varna Free University and Delft University of Technology participated jointly in the initiative for "Sustainable Construction for a Sustainable Future"

For the third consecutive year students of the Faculty of Architecture at VFU "Chernorizets Hrabar” are working on the problems of coastal engineering jointly with their Dutch colleagues of Delft University of Technology.

2014-10-29 14:38:56
274 lecturers at Varna Free University take part in a career development project

274 lecturers from Varna Free University “Chernorizets Hrabar” took part in the 15-month career development project “Creating and developing a system for further professional

2014-10-23 15:55:44
We are not faced with a lack of students, we are faced with a lack of prospects before the students after their graduation

We are not faced with a lack of students, we are faced with a lack of prospects before the students after their graduation

2014-10-22 08:56:30
Varna Free University received accreditation for the professional area of 3.7 Administration and Management

Varna Free University "Chernorizets Hrabar" received yet another recognition by the National Evaluation and Accreditation Agency /NEAA/ for the professional area of Administration and Management.

2014-10-14 16:19:26
Assoc. Prof. Daria Mihaleva PhD, Eng in an exclusive interview with Stroitel Newspaper: We not only teach but also provide students with career development opportunities

Assoc. Prof. Mihaleva, our newspaper as a media partner in many events held by VFU "Chernorizets Hrabar", has interviewed a lot of leading scientists and lecturers which makes...

2014-10-13 13:14:58
Scholarship holder of the President of the Russian Federation is carrying out a research internship at Varna Free University "Chernorizets Hrabar"

Maxim Korobov, 4th-year student of the Faculty of Architecture and Civil Construction at the Vladimir State University named after Alexander and Nikolay Stoletovs will carry...

2014-10-13 11:04:38
Assoc. Prof. Galina Momcheva, PhD: I believe that the ability to program is a necessary skill for everyone

The second edition of the European Week of programming (Europe Code Week) will be held from 11 to 17 October, 2014 in Varna. As a partner in the initiative of the European...

2014-10-10 09:52:45
The President of Varna Free University sent greetings on the occasion of the opening of the academic year at the Software University

President Rosen Plevneliev opened the new academic year at the Software University in Sofia. The ceremony was attended by Assoc. Prof. Galina Momcheva, PhD - Head of the...

2014-10-09 15:26:34
Students from six countries are being taught at Varna Free University under international exchange programs

Within the framework of current international exchange programs, VFU "Chernorizets Hrabar" received 19 foreign students from partner universities

2014-10-06 14:42:10
Administration in support of governance, business and civil society

Two-day master class in Administration in Support of Governance, Business and Civil Society was held on 28 and September 29 at Varna Free University "Chernorizets Hrabar".

2014-09-30 15:21:23
Official start of the new academic year was given at Varna Free University “Chernorizets Hrabar”

An official ceremony, attended by the mayor of Varna Mr. Ivan Portnih, marked the beginning of the new academic year at Varna Free University “Chernorizets Hrabar”.

2014-09-29 15:47:31
Awards for VFU students at the Third International Student Festival "Друзья, прекрасен наш союз! " ("My friends, so wonderful is our union! ")

Students from the three faculties of Varna Free University "Chernorizets Hrabar" headed by Prof. Galina Shamonina, PhD gave a brilliant performance at the Third International Student Festival in Belgrade.

2014-09-29 14:47:36
Students of the Master’s program "Preservation of Cultural Heritage" jointly participated in a scientific expedition with lecturers and students from the Polytechnic University of Milan

Students of the Master's program "Preservation of Cultural Heritage" headed by Prof. Rositsa Nikiforova, PhD, Arch. carried out a summer scientific-and-educational expedition at...

2014-09-26 13:41:06
Varna Free University becomes partner of Geneva Business School

Varna Free University “Chernorizets Hrabar” signed a Memorandum for Cooperation with one of the most prestigious European higher education schools.

2014-09-18 14:08:18
Conference on Design and Construction of Buildings and Facilities will discuss topics relevant to the industry from 11 to 13 September in Varna

Varna Free University "Chernorizets Hrabar" will host the International Scientific Conference on Design and Construction of Buildings and Facilities...

2014-09-10 10:55:34
Office of technology transfer of energy efficient materials and technologies, unique for the region, opened at Varna Free University

The office of technology transfer of energy efficient materials and technologies was opened on September 5, 2014 at Varna Free University "Chernorizets Hrabar".

2014-09-09 16:24:05
A modern technology transfer office opens at Varna Free University

A conference taking place on 5th September 2014, (Friday) at 10 o‘clock, in room B3 of VFU “Chernorizets Hrabar” will mark the official opening of the...

2014-09-01 15:21:35
Varna Free University is the only university in Bulgaria with an Agreement for Cooperation with one of the most prestigious universities in Morocco – “Hassan II”

The President of Varna Free University “Chernorizets Hrabar” Prof. Anna Nedyalkova, D.Sc. and the President of University Hasan II of Casablanca in Morocco...

2014-08-22 13:19:05
For a sixth consecutive year Varna Free University “Chernorizets Hrabar” brings together students and teachers in Russian in a summer school

For a sixth consecutive year Varna Free University “Chernorizets Hrabar” hosts an international qualification school...

2014-08-18 09:01:04
HAPPY ANNIVERSARY, PROFESSOR NIKIFOROV!

All of us at the Department of Architecture and Urban Studies of Varna Free University “Chernorizets Hrabar” are proud and honoured to have with us, for the 11-year history of the major Architecture...

2014-08-13 15:59:50
Varna Free University opens a student admission centre downtown

Due to the increased interest in studying at Varna Free University “Chernorizets Hrabar”, the higher education institution has opened a student admission centre at the Festival

2014-08-13 11:05:53
Once again, Varna Free University is hosting a summer salsa fiesta

For the third consecutive year, Varna Free University "Chernorizets Hrabar" is hosting the Summer Salsa Fest.

2014-08-08 15:17:58
Students majoring in Informatics won second place in the Hekaton "datahack14" in London

Students of Varna Free University "Chernorizets Hrabar" majoring in Informatics did an internship under "Erasmus +" program in London. During the internship, they took part in the Hekaton "datahack14".

2014-08-07 14:33:08
Varna Free University is the only Bulgarian university presented in the British edition of The Graduate Guide

The independent publishing company British American Media spreads the manual The Graduate Guide among 358,000 British students.

2014-08-07 11:32:10
Varna Free University offers students four-month training in Thailand

Varna Free University "Chernorizets Hrabar" provides an opportunity for its students to study at a Thai university for a period of four months with a monthly grant of 800 euros.

2014-08-05 09:15:24
The acceptance of application documents at Varna Free University continues

The first round of admission for Varna Free University "Chernorizets Hrabar" for academic year 2014/2015 finished. The deadline for enrollment of students...

2014-08-01 08:42:23
Varna Free University has been awarded accreditation of professional area of 3.8. Economics

In a letter, reference No. № 2033 of 04/ 07/ 2014, addressed to the Rector of Varna Free University "Chernorizets Hrabar", the National Evaluation and...

2014-07-29 10:05:57
I choose Bulgaria!

14 are the winners of the scholarship program of Varna Free University under the motto "I will Learn and Succeed in Bulgaria."

2014-07-25 15:38:44
The master class in contemporary cinema is a manifestation of the successful partnerships in the implementation of the Master’s degree program in Computer Games and Animation

In early July, Varna Free University held another master class in Modern Cinema and the Use of Motion Graphics, Animation and 3D Technologies.

2014-07-24 13:42:20
Master class considering the issues of electronic security commenced a Master`s degree program in Cybersecurity

Participants in the master class in Security Management in E-Payment & E-Commerce were among the first enrolled in the new Master`s degree program ...

2014-07-07 09:13:53
The master class in Gamification and Crowdsourcing opened the doors to the latest technologies

Master Class in Gamification and Crowdsourcing was held late in June at Varna Free University and was part of the eventful program, which involved scientists and...

2014-07-04 10:59:18
Top director Smilen Savav leads a master class at Varna Free University

The freelance producer, director and animator of 3D effects Smilen Savov will lead a master class “Modern Cinema and the Use of Motion Graphics, Animation and 3D Technologies”.

2014-07-02 10:28:53
Varna Free University unifies researchers, representatives of the IT business and gamers in a series of hi-tech events

Over the last few days the university hosted a master class “Security Management in Electronic Payment and E-commerce”, a Unity workshop, an international conference...

2014-07-01 10:19:08
Security management is part of the dynamic environment in which the business works

The lecturer Erich Gassner, Director General of the system operator for electronic payments mPAY24 Ltd. and CEO of "Sensico IT and Management Consulting" Ltd.

2014-06-27 13:46:03
VFU won the amateur basketball league for the third consecutive time

The team of Varna Free University "Chernorizets Hrabar" won for the third consecutive year the amateur basketball league "Black Sea". At the final, the students of the trainer...

2014-06-25 16:03:51
University and secondary school students with creative skills for a sustainable future

Varna Spaghetti Tower - the first national competition for creative skills organized at suggestion of the Department of Construction of Buildings and Facilities at the Faculty of...

2014-06-24 15:58:56
Varna Free University is hosting the partnership meeting under the project Universities - Companies – Crowdsourcing

The project meeting under the project Universities - Companies - Crowdsourcing (UC-CROWD) is being held at Varna Free University "Chernorizets Hrabar" on 24 and 25 June, 2014.

2014-06-24 13:58:20
Varna Free University is the only Bulgarian university presented at the Arab-Euro Conference on Higher Education in Amman

The Rector of Varna Free University, Prof. D Sc Galya Gercheva took part in the second Arab-Euro Conference on Higher Education, held in Amman on 10 and 11 June, 2014.

2014-06-23 09:41:50
The summer scientific session of the Faculty of Law is a token of Varna Free University’s main priorities

The summer scientific session of the Faculty of Law of Varna Free University “Chernorizets Hrabar” began its work with a minute of silence in memory of the flood victims in the Varna district Asparuhovo.

2014-06-20 15:05:44
The Rector of Varna Free University Prof. DSc Galya Gercheva pays a working visit to the University of Liechtenstein in Vaduz

During their visit in the Principality of Liechtenstein, Prof. Gercheva and the Head of the Department of Architecture and Urban Studies of Varna Free University “Chernorizets Hrabar”...

2014-06-20 10:18:02
Rock and roll tournament for the VFU “Chernorizets Hrabar” cup

A tournament in acrobatic rock and roll for the VFU “Chernorizets Hrabar” cup was held at Varna Free University on 21st June 2014.

2014-06-19 15:05:40
The President of Varna Free University Prof. DSc Anna Nedyalkova receives the honorary title Doctor Honoris Causa of ALMAMER University in Warsaw

Marking the 20th anniversary of ALMAMER University in the Polish capital Warsaw, at a ceremonial meeting of the university Senate, Prof. DSc Anna Nedyalkova...

2014-06-18 11:41:07
Varna Free University hosts the first national creative skills competition

The first national creative skills competition Varna Spaghetti Tоwer has been initiated by the Department of Construction of Buildings and Facilities at the Faculty...

2014-06-17 15:48:54
Master students from Varna Free University do internship on one of the most exotic Turkish islands

Fifty MA students on the Leadership in a Global Environment and Financial and Bank Management master programmes are doing their internship at the Governor’s office and the town hall of Bozdzhaada Island in Turkey.

2014-06-16 15:39:11
Mater class Russia in Global Politics at Varna Free University

Within a 5-day period, between 16th and 20th June, students and guests of Varna Free University “Chernorizets Hrabar” will be analyzing the most topical and dynamic area of global and regional confrontation

2014-06-16 14:04:35
Fashion design students from Varna Free University take part in a fashion show at Vrana Palace

A fashion show under the auspices of Princess Kalina of Bulgaria took place on 12th June 2014, at Vrana Palace. Organizer of the event is the Women’s Liberal Network Association.

2014-06-16 13:43:04
Varna Free University signs three new academic exchange agreements with Chinese universities

The city of Varna was the Bulgarian representative at the week dedicated to the economic and cultural exchange between China and the Central and Eastern European countries...

2014-06-16 11:16:40
The Ambassador of the Republic of Indonesia visited Varna Free University

Working meeting of the President of Varna Free University, Prof. D Sc, Anna Nedyalkova and representatives of the academic management with His Excellency Bunian...

2014-06-13 15:33:47
PR students perfect the profession with the successful in this field

Students majoring in Master’s degree programs Advertising and Public Relations in Business Management and Marketing and Public Relations in Education, Science and Culture...

2014-06-12 11:28:01
Annual fashion show 2014 of students majoring in Fashion and Fashion Management

Applause! The audience in Varna welcomed enthusiastically the energy and talent of the students majoring in Fashion and Fashion Management...

2014-06-12 09:25:02
Legal education at Varna Free University with new evidence of competitiveness

At a special press conference, Prof. D Sc Anna Nedyalkova, President of VFU "Chernorizets Hrabar", Ms Vanuhi Arakelyan, President of the Court of Appeal...

2014-06-12 09:06:02
Scholarship program will support students studying in the field of tourism

The Scholarship Program St. St. Constantine and Helena Holding AD and the St. St. Constantine and Helena Foundation aims to support disadvantaged...

2014-06-11 08:52:56
Varna Free University is one of the seven institutions on the national list of research organizations that can accept foreigners to develop research projects

By the order of the Minister of Education, Prof. Anelia Klisarova, PhD, Varna Free University "Chernorizets Hrabar" has been included in the national list...

2014-06-10 08:39:29
Students from the Department of Administration and Management receive certificates under the Students Work Placement project

Certificates were awarded on 3rd June 2014, to students who have successfully completed their work placement under the Ministry of Education and Sciences project, funded by the operational programme Human Resources Development.

2014-06-04 14:36:53
Students from Varna Free University – members of the team which won the grand prize by Startup Weekend – Varna

Boris Georgiev, a 1-year student in Informatics and Computer Sciences and Momchil Vasilev, a 3-year student in Informatics at Varna Free University “Chernorizets Hrabar” are among...

2014-06-03 15:15:37
Prof. Anton Girginov gives a public lecture on issues of comparative criminal law at Varna Free University

As part of a series of meetings between students of Varna Free University and practicing experts, a public lecture was given, entitled “Topical Issues of Comparative Criminal Law”.

2014-06-03 14:42:34
Varna Free University team, led by Captain Ivan Mihailov, wins first place in a case study competition in criminal law

The Varna Free University case study team continues its winning series. After a number of successful performances and second place prizes, the team, led by Captain Ivan Mihailov, a 5-year law student...

2014-06-03 09:43:35
Students from Varna Free University establish legal association

Justitia, an association for legal development, was established on 9th May, and last week saw its members’ first public appearance.

2014-06-02 09:14:24
Students of the Department of Construction of Buildings and Facilities participated in a Student Scientific Conference

Students of the Department of Construction of Buildings and Facilities at Varna Free University participated in the first student scientific...

2014-05-30 09:32:51
Spring fashion show of the young designers majoring in Fashion and Fashion Management

The beauty of youth and nature fascinated the public in Varna on 23 May. On the eve of the great Bulgarian holiday 24 May - symbol of our Bulgarian pride...

2014-05-28 14:07:18
The acceptance of documents for the scholarship program "I will Learn and Succeed in Bulgaria" started at Varna Free University

For the sixth consecutive year the scholarship program at Varna Free University allows secondary-school graduates with excellent...

2014-05-28 09:15:07
Students paid a working visit to Devnya cement

50 students majoring in Architecture and Construction of Buildings and Facilities, together with their lecturers paid a working visit to the cement plant in Devnya owned by Italcementi Group.

2014-05-27 09:15:14
163 graduating students from the Faculty of Architecture at Varna Free University were awarded their diplomas at an official ceremony

The official graduation ceremony of alumni 2013 who successfully passed the state autumn exams at the Faculty of Architecture was held on 23 May at Varna Free University "Chernorizets Hrabar".

2014-05-26 13:05:12
7th May Flower Festival

From 21 to 23 May, Saints Constantine and Helena resort, located near the town of Varna hosted the 7th May Flower Festival.

2014-05-26 10:25:05
Varna Free University receives two Varna awards

A project team led by Prof. D.Sc. Anna Nedyalkova – President of VFU “Chernorizets Hrabar” and Captain (Navy) Prof. D.Sc. Boyan Mednikarov – Commandant of N.Y. Vaptsarov Naval Academy was awarded the...

2014-05-22 16:18:50
Professor Petar Angelov Receives Award

The artistic director of the Academic Dance Theatre “Chernorizets Hrabar” was presented with the Herald of Enlightenment award.

2014-05-21 10:17:15
The President of the European University Association Visits Varna Free University

The President of the European University Association Prof. Maria Helena Nazare visited Varna Free University.

2014-05-20 14:45:46
Students from Moldova visit Varna Free University

A group of students, members of the Young and Creative youth association in the Taraklia municipality in Moldova visited Varna Free University “Chernorizets Hrabar”.

2014-05-20 11:44:41
Representatives of Varna Free University take part in the events celebrating the 10th anniversary of the Confucius Institute project

The Director of the Foreign Language Teaching Department, Assoc. Prof. Galina Shamonina, PhD, representatives of the International Projects...

2014-05-13 09:58:43
424 graduates from the Faculty of International Economics and Administration receive diplomas

An official graduation ceremony of alumni 2013 of the Faculty of International Economics and Administration, autumn state examination session, was held on 16th May 2014 at Varna Free University “Chernorizets Hrabar”.

2014-05-19 12:02:21
Students from the Department of Construction of Buildings and Facilities present their Eurocode graduation projects

51 Bachelor students and 18 Master students successfully presented and defended their graduation projects before a state examination jury.

2014-05-18 15:41:28
The first information day to present the Erasmus+ opportunities for student mobility attracts students

The first information day on the Erasmus+ opportunities for student mobility was held on 14th May 2014 at VFU “Chernorizets Hrabar” and enjoyed great interest on the part of the students.

2014-05-18 15:25:11
Professor Richard MacDonald: "The participants in the master class Business Leadership and Entrepreneurship. Best Practices. are knowledgeable people who appear to have goals in front of them."

Prof. Richard MacDonald is a PhD in Economics from the University of Binghamton, professor of economics at St. Cloud State University, Minnesota and Member of the Council on Economic Education.

2014-05-15 16:02:37
Elena Koseva: "The combination of ambition, desire, belief in personal qualities and motivation are usually among the factors of success."

Elena Koseva is a CEO of St. St. Constantine and Helena Holding AD. The company manages the eponymous Bulgarian sea resort, which has over 100 years of history.

2014-05-15 15:04:10
Varna Free University is one of the four Bulgarian universities in the ranking of the European Commission

Among the total of the 850 universities from 70 countries, there are only 4 universities from Bulgaria included in the ranking of the European Commission...

2014-05-14 11:44:16
Prof. George Vredeveld "Young people need to know that if they want to be successful business leaders and entrepreneurs, they should be able to work as a team."

Prof. George Vredeveld: "Young people need to know that if they want to be successful business leaders and entrepreneurs, they should be able to work as a team."

2014-05-14 11:23:39
The participants in the master class "Business Leadership and Entrepreneurship. Best Practices" describe it as inspiring, useful and memorable

The participants in the master class "Business Leadership and Entrepreneurship. Best Practices" describe it as inspiring, useful and memorable.

2014-05-12 12:47:18
International trainers meeting under the Leadership Grid Program

International trainers meeting under the Leadership Grid Program in Europe took place on 9 and 10 May, 2014 in Cologne

2014-05-12 12:36:55
Vladimir Kochin: At Varna Free University they know very well how to achieve high quality education, and these aren’t mere words but actions.

A delegation from the Russkiy Mir Foundation, headed by the Foundation’s CEO Vladimir Vyacheslavovich Kochin, visited Varna Free University “Chernorizets Hrabar”.

2014-05-08 15:55:02
Good education is impossible without close links with the business world

Varna Free University “Chernorizets Hrabar” is the first university to accept the challenge to take training beyond the boundaries of theory, and to provide students with the maximum of hands-on experience.

2014-05-08 13:46:47
Architecture students at VFU win first prize in the national stage of an international competition

Students majoring in Architecture at Varna Free University “Chernorizets Hrabar” won first prize in the final national stage of the 10th jubilee international competition “IZOVER – Multi-Comfort House”.

2014-05-07 14:50:21
Master class for business leaders and entrepreneurs starts on 9th May at Varna Free University

Business Leadership and Entrepreneurship. Good Practices is yet another joint master class by Varna Free University and the University of Cincinnati, the USA.

2014-05-07 11:43:44
Students from Varna Free University visit Russian sailing ship

Among the first impressions of the students and lecturers who visited the Russian sailing ship Nadezhda, which landed at Varna Port in order to take part in the...

2014-05-06 20:17:02
VFU team consolidates its leading position in case study competitions

The VFU team – fifth-year students Deniz Turhanov and Kamo Bagdasaryan and third-year student Viktoria Stancheva...

2014-05-06 19:37:41
7th May Flower Festival

Varna Free University "Chernorizets Hrabar" and St. St. Constantine and Helena Holding AD would like to invite you to the traditional 7th May Flower Festival which will be held from 21 to 23 May 2014.

2014-04-30 10:11:48
National champions in informatics

Varna Free University "Chernorizets Hrabar" hosted the final round of the National Informatics Olympiad for students 2014.

2014-04-30 09:59:34
101 students will participate in the Informatics Olympiad at Varna Free University

From today until April 27, Varna Free University "Chernorizets Hrabar" is hosting the final round of the National Informatics Olympiad for students 2014.

2014-04-28 08:59:54
Reading marathon at Varna Free University to celebrate the world book day and 450 years of Shakespeare’s birth

A reading marathon was organized by the Department of Foreign Language Teaching, the Russian Centre and the university library – the spiritual centre at VFU “Chernorizets Hrabar”.

2014-04-25 09:08:51
Varna Free University receives two award nominations

Varna Free University “Chernorizets Hrabar” has received two nominations for the Varna award in the field of higher education.

2014-04-23 13:53:39
Varna Free University celebrates 23 April, the world book day

23rd April is the world book and copyright day. The date has been chosen to commemorate the world famous authors Miguel de Cervantes, William Shakespeare and Inca Garcilaso de la Vega who died on that same day in 1616.

2014-04-23 09:48:38
Representatives of VFU “Chernorizets Hrabar” take part in a round table on issues related to Art schools

A national round table entitled “The role and effectiveness of specialized art schools in professional training and in the shaping the cultural environment in the country” was...

2014-04-22 15:45:52
Students of VFU

Students from the training firms of Varna Free University will go on a working visit to the headquarters of Volkswagen Insurance Company in Austria.

2014-04-17 08:59:54
Master’s Students of VFU help for the candidacy of Varna for Capital of Culture in 2019

The Director of the Theatre-Music Production Centre, Varna and President of the Commission for Culture and Spiritual Development in the Municipal Council of Varna, Daniela Dimova was a guest of the students from Master’s programmes

2014-04-16 08:59:34
The team of Varna Free University won second place in the national case solving competition

The team of Varna Free University "Chernorizets Hrabar" won second place in the national case solving competition in civil and commercial law – 2014, organized by Sofia University "St. Kliment Ohridski ".

2014-04-15 15:45:20
An exhibition will present interior design projects by students of Varna Free University "Chernorizets Hrabar"

Varna Free University will launch several new options for specialization for the students majoring in Design: Design for Architectural Environment, Interior Design, Graphic Design and Lighting Design.

2014-04-14 21:13:09
Seminar on Volkswagen in the Business Practices launched

A team of Volkswagen Insurance Company, Austria began training with students of Varna Free University. The seminar generates great interest and involves 20 students from the Faculty of International Economics and Administration who have been chosen after careful selection.

2014-04-14 21:08:28
The Ambassador of Azerbaijan, His Excellency Emil Karimov, will visit Varna Free University "Chernorizets Hrabar"

During his visit to Varna, His Excellency Emil Karimov, Ambassador of the Republic of Azerbaijan in Bulgaria, will visit Varna Free University "Chernorizets Hrabar" and will meet with the President of the University, Prof. D.Sc. Anna Nedyalkova and the Academic Board.

2014-04-14 16:53:39
Varna Free University participated in the celebrations of the Tarnovo Constitution’s 135th anniversary

Prof. D.Sc. Anna Nedyalkova, President of Varna Free University, participated in the official session on the occasion of the 135th anniversary of the Tarnovo Constitution.

2014-04-14 16:44:50
Free access to the e-library of Lan Publishing House

Since 25th March 2014 the university’s library has been granted free access to the complete texts of the informational resources of Lan Publishing House. This was made possible due to the assistance of Russkiy Mir Foundation and the Russian Centre at VFU “Chernorizets Hrabar”.

2014-04-14 16:41:52
VFU “Chernorizets Hrabar” in a Partnership with Software University

We are pleased to announce that since March 2014 we have been official partners with the Software University (SoftUni).

2014-04-14 16:38:17
Education is one of the most important areas of cooperation between Azerbaijan and Bulgaria

Education is one of the most important areas of cooperation between Bulgaria and Azerbaijan, said the Ambassador of the Caspian state at his meeting with the President of Varna Free University "Chernorizets Hrabar", Prof. D.Sc. Anna Nedyalkova and the Academic Board.

2014-04-14 16:32:26
Varna Free University is Hosting a Partner Meeting under the Leonardo Programme – "Competence Development of the Lecturers Teaching Specialized Language in an Intercultural Learning Environment"

Participants in the meeting are foreign language lecturers, representatives of all partner organizations from Lithuania, Sweden, Denmark, the UK and Bulgaria. The aim of the project is to construct an international partnership to enhance the competencies of language lecturers in the field of intercultural vocational foreign language training.

24 September 2013
VFU Student Wins Young Designer Award in Brussels

Yordan Mihalev is a student majoring in Fashion and Fashion Management at Varna Free University "Chernorizets Hrabar". He is the only Bulgarian admitted to the international fashion contest Ethno Tendance Fashion Weekend Brussels (13-15 September 2013).

24 September 2013
The International Conference BGBC Green Future Outlines a New Vision for the Policies on Sustainable Construction

Today, the International Conference BGBC GREEN FUTURE started within the World Green Building Week. Host of the forum under the auspices of the Minister of Investment Planning is Varna Free University "Chernorizets Hrabar".

20 September 2013
The Concern for the Students, Their Modern and Quality Education is the Most Important Goal of The Association of Private Universities

The Association of Private Universities in Bulgaria celebrates the 10th anniversary of its establishment with a discussion on "Effective Management of Higher Education in Bulgaria - Opportunities and Problems of Private Universities".

17 September 2013
Students and PhD Students from Germany Do Studies at Varna Free University

The Association of Private Universities in Bulgaria, whose chairperson is the President of Varna Free University "Chernorizets Hrabar" Prof. D. Sc. Anna Nedyalkova will mark its 10th anniversary with a discussion forum entitled "Efficiency of Higher Education Management in Bulgaria – possibilities and problems of private universities".

11 September 2013
Students and PhD Students from Germany Do Studies at Varna Free University

Prof. D. Sc. Anna Nedyalkova, President of Varna Free University "Chernorizets Hrabar" and Mr. Hendrik Lol, Manager of "Studimed" Ltd. Cologne, have signed a cooperation agreement aiming to popularize the activities of Varna Free University in Germany.

11 September 2013
Varna Free University Hosts International Student School on Information Technologies

Varna Free University "Chernorizets Hrabar" hosts an international student school on information technologies. The forum is organized in cooperation with the Institute for System Analysis and Management at Dubna International University for Nature, Society and Man, Russia, and is the result of the long-term cooperation between the two institutions.

11 September 2013
Varna Free University Unites Researchers from 13 Countries on Issues of Multilingualism

Among the highlights of the forum are language development and the problems Romany and Turkish communities face in this respect, as well as the new business opportunities which have arisen with the newly established Russian and Chinese communities in Bulgaria.

11 September 2013
VFU "Chernorizets Hrabar" and Coventry University Sign Contract under BG051РО001-7.0.07 "Without Borders" – "Innovative Model for Knowledge and Innovation Transfer" Grant Scheme

A contract under the BG051РО001-7.0.07 "Without Borders" – "Innovative Model for Knowledge and Innovation Transfer" grant scheme between Varna Free University "Chernorizets Hrabar" and Coventry University was signed on 05.09.2013 at the Ministry of Labour and Social Policy.

9 September 2013
International Academy "Knowledge and Innovation" Starts Work in Academic Year 2013 / 2014

The International Academy "Knowledge and Innovation" started its work for the new academic year with a public lecture by Prof. Loran Melville, Director of the Institute of Technology Transfer at the University of Geneva and author of the bestseller "From Science to Business".

9 September 2013
Varna Free University Hosts Master Classes under the Open Line Project

World renowned scholars and educators are going to be lecturers of the master classes that are part of the Open Line Project. Professor Natalia Kulibina - Dean of the Faculty for Further Training of Teachers at the Pushkin State Russian Language Institute (Moscow), Prof. Lilia Vohmina from the Pushkin State Russian Language Institute (Moscow) and Anna Strelkovskaya - senior lecturer in Russian as a foreign language at St. Petersburg State University are going to lead master classes in Sofia, Plovdiv and Varna.

27 August 2013
Varna Free University is Working to Solve the Most Current Issues in Higher Education

Among the current projects that Varna Free University "Chernorizets Hrabar" is working on are those associated with updating the curricula in order to meet the needs of the business, project for career development of the lecturers, development of electronic forms and distance learning and Students’ Practices Project.

26 August 2013
Varna Free University – Free Access to Knowledge

Psychology students from Varna Free University successfully completed their work placement under the "Students Practice" project. Students' successful career development is among the objectives of the recently commenced "Students Practice" project, funded by the operational programme "Human Resources Development 2007 - 2013".

22 August 2013
Varna Free University – Free Access to Knowledge

Students and teachers from schools in Varna officially presented the educational mobile applications and mobile games which they developed during a free training event, organized by the Department of Computer Studies at Varna Free University. The event provided an answer to the question: "How can you freely develop mobile applications and games, certify your skills and earn money doing it?".

19 August 2013
Academic Year at Varna Free University "Chernorizets Hrabar" Starts with Students Internships

Each year Varna Free University offers new opportunities for students' internships and work placement. This makes our students some of the best specialists, who obtain practical skills during their studies and turn out to be among the most competitive candidates for job vacancies. This year lectures at VFU begin with the "Induction into the Profession" initiative.

14 August 2013
The Fifth Anniversary Summer Qualification School Asserts the High Quality of the Varna Free University Brand

The master classes, round tables, the creative approach of the lecturers, Bulgarian folklore dances, the way the Bulgarians say "yes" and "no", the incredibly beautiful eastern park of VFU are those things which made the greatest impression on the participants in the anniversary international qualification school "Modern Pedagogical Technologies in Teaching Russian as a Foreign Language", organized by VFU "Chernorizets Hrabar".

12 August 2013
Russian Stories in the Process of Teaching the Russian Language

The anniversary international qualification school "Modern Pedagogical Technologies in Teaching Russian as a Foreign Language", hosted by Varna Free University "Chernorizets Hrabar", is an event of great significance not only for the future teachers of Russian but also for the development of pedagogy and learning as a whole.

9 August 2013
"Students are Happy to Learn When Teachers Teach with Pleasure"

The good Bulgarian practices in teaching Russian as a foreign language is one of the highlights of the launched on Monday at Varna Free University "Chernorizets Hrabar" anniversary International Qualification School "Modern Pedagogical Technologies in Teaching Russian as a Foreign Language".

9 August 2013
Varna Free University is Hosting the Hottest Summer Festival - 2nd SUMMER SALSA FEST – Varna

Varna Free University "Chernorizets Hrabar" will host "SUMMER SALSA FEST" for three days. From 9 to 11 August - at the height of the season of hot passions and endless beach parties, 3 outdoor stages will be built in the campus where the visitors will feel the magic of salsa.

9 August 2013
It is Time to Speak Russian..., Where the Sea of Our Dreams Begins

"It is time to speak Russian, where the sea of our dreams begins ". With these words, unifying the motto of the Russkiy Mir Foundation and Varna Free University "Chernorizets Hrabar" the fifth anniversary summer qualification school for Russian language training began.

5 August 2013
VFU Students Proposed Vanguard Facade Solutions for Prefabricated Residential Buildings

The participants in the workshop on sustainable architecture presented their project proposals for sustainable facades of the prefabricated residential buildings in Varna. The themes of the Sixth Workshop "Sustainable Architecture - A Possible Architecture", organized by the Department of Construction of Buildings and Facilities were related to the multifunctional bioclimatic architecture and sustainable prefabricated residential buildings in the modern architectural environment.

5 August 2013
The 5th International Summer Qualification School for Teaching Russian Opens at Varna Free University

The fifth International Summer Qualification School for modern pedagogical technologies in teaching Russian as a foreign language will start on 5 August, 2013 at Varna Free University "Chernorizets Hrabar". The fifth anniversary edition of the school will be held in the framework of an international joint project of the university with the Russkiy Mir Foundation.

1 August 2013
VFU Students Will Turn Varna into Intelligent European City

The sixth workshop "Sustainable Architecture - A Possible Architecture", organized by the Department of Construction of Buildings and Facilities will end on 2 August (Friday). Head of the workshop is the Italian architect Prof. Massoud Esmailu, Arch. - professor at the University of Architecture in Venice and CEO for the Middle East Association for Sustainable Design "Green House Group."

1 August 2013
Talented Photographer Won "I Will Learn and Succeed in Bulgaria" Scholarship

The talented photographer Hristo Rusev from Svilengrad is a winner of the scholarship program of VFU under the motto "I Will Learn and Succeed in Bulgaria." The 19-year-old graduate of the vocational school in Svilengrad is among the 23 outstanding students who have been awarded one-year scholarships totaling nearly BGN 70 000.

29 July 2013
Final Concert of the Master Class in Opera Singing

The vocal pedagogical mastery of Maestro Kaludi Kaludov found brilliant expression in the performance of the singers from Bulgaria, Poland, Finland and Spain. The Master class in opera singing was kindly supported by VFU.

29 July 2013
Over 500 are the Registered Students of Varna Free University within the First Two Months of the "Student Practices" Project

The successful professional development of students is among the targets of "Students Practices" project, financed by the Operational Programme Human Resources Development 2007 – 2013.

26 July 2013
"ARCH 201.3" Architectural Workshop concluded

The third "ARCH 201.3" student workshop for digital modeling, parametric design and production in architecture concluded. The event was held at Varna Free University within seven days from 5 to 11 July 2013 and was carried out with the support of the Department of Architecture and Urbanism.

22 July 2013
Varna Free University Updates its Curricula in Accordance with Labour Market Requirements

Varna Free University "Chernorizets Hrabar" started working on a project which aims to update the university's curricula in accordance with the requirements of the business. The project implementation will lead to reinforced relations between Varna Free University, the research sector and the business world.

19 July 2013
Varna Free University Combines its Students' Efforts on the Issues of Prefab Homes and Sustainable Urban Environment

The 6th workshop "Sustainable Architecture – Possible Architecture" started on 18th July at Varna Free University "Chernorizets Hrabar". As in previous years, the workshop is headed by the Italian architect Prof. Massud Esmailou – a professor at the University of Architecture in Venice.

19 July 2013
Varna Free University "Chernorizets Hrabar" Presents Bulgaria at the 13th European Congress in Psychology in Stockholm

Prof. Galya Gercheva, D. Sc., Rector of Varna Free University "Chernorizets Hrabar", Prof. Valery Stoyanov, PhD, Vice Rector and Assoc. Prof. Daniela Karagiaurova, PhD, Head of the Department of Psychology presented papers at the 13th European congress in Psychology. The congress took place between 9th and 12th July 2013, in the Swedish capital Stockholm.

19 July 2013
Project "Updating Academic Documentation and the Learning Process at VFU "Chernorizets Hrabar" in Compliance with the Demands of the Labour Market"

The project started on 28th May and will be implemented within a period of 21 months. The leading organization under the project is Varna Free University "Chernorizets Hrabar" in a partnership with the National Association of Industrial Security Companies, the Bulgarian Association of Software Companies and the Industrial Association – Varna.

17 July 2013
Students develop computer games in a real environment

Under the initiative of the Department of Computer Studies at Varna Free University, the software company ZARIBA a computer games developer, will open its doors to newly enrolled students. Thus, the new students will start their training in a real working environment.

16 July 2013
The Department of Psychology at VFU is going to work on joint projects with the American professor of psychology Douglas Perkins

The lecturers from the Department of Psychology at VFU "Chernorizets Hrabar" had a meeting with Prof. Douglas Perkins from Vanderbilt University, Nashville, USA. Prof. Perkins was invited to teach a master class on the modern achievements of social psychology and the transcultural model.

15 July 2013
Students from Varna Free University Present their Projects in Shumen

An exhibition of students' architectural projects opens today (15th July), in front of the main entrance – colonnade of "Vasil Drumev" theatre in the town of Shumen. The exhibition presents six architectural projects – one for Shumen, three for Varna, one for Velico Tarnovo and one for Buenos Aires, Argentina.

15 July 2013
Opera Legend Kaludi Kaludov Leads a Master Class at Varna Free University

A master class led by the opera legend Kaludi Kaludov starts on 16th July at VFU. Opera singers from Spain, Poland, Finland and Bulgaria will take part in it. Some of the participants are lead singers in their countries.

15 July 2013
Varna Free University is working under a project for career development of lecturers

The project "Establishment and Approbation of a Career Development System for Lecturers at Varna Free University", funded under the "Human Resources Development" operational programme, was officially presented at the Russian Centre of the university.

9 July 2013
Qualification Course for Heads of Authentic Folklore Vocal and Dance Groups

For another consecutive year, in July 2013, Varna Free University hosted a qualification course for heads of authentic folklore vocal and dance groups. The course was organized by the Choreography Programme at the university.

9 July 2013
Third "АРХ+" Workshop on Digital Modelling, Parametric Design and Production in Architecture

The third "АРХ+" workshop on digital modelling, parametric design and production in architecture was opened on 5th July. The workshop is organised by Arch. Hristo Topchiev, lecturer at VFU.

8 July 2013
Varna Free University Holds Training in International Accounting Standards

The implementation of international accounting standards in Bulgaria was one of the central issues discussed within the framework of the three-day specialized training event "2013 International Accounting Standards", which was organized by the Department of International Economics and Politics, under the Lifelong Learning Programme.

8 July 2013
A Representative of Varna Free University at the State Duma of Russia

With the personal invitation of the Head of the Commission for Education at the State Duma of the Russian Federation and Chairperson of Russkiy Mir Foundation Vyacheslav Nikonov, Assoc. Prof. Galina Shamonina, PhD, Head of the Russian Centre at Varna Free University, visited the State Duma of Russia for the day of the Russian language.

8 July 2013
Students of VFU "Chernorizets Hrabar" hold a language internship in Germany

In accordance with the maxim that there is no better place to learn German than in the capital city of Germany, the Foreign Language Teaching Department at Varna Free University, organized a language internship in Berlin. Students from different majors participated in the internship headed by Vera Belcheva-Kabadzhova, lecturer in German.

5 July 2013
VFU students were sent out on placement for training in Germany

And this year in June, placements for training of Master students were conducted in institutions and companies in North Rhine-Westphalia. The conducted placements enable students to acquire new knowledge about the mode of operation in the European institutions and companies and to learn more about the history and culture of Germany.

4 July 2013
The Department of Informatics at VFU organizes master classes for software engineering with the support of IT-business

The teams of the Department of Informatics and the Technological Institute at Varna Free University held a working meeting with representatives of software companies. The implementation of a series of master classes related to software engineering was discussed at the meeting.

3 July 2013
Varna Free University received accreditation for the maximum 6-year period

Varna Free University "Chernorizets Hrabar" received institutional accreditation for the maximum 6-year period with a score of 9.12 at the highest possible 10. The document is issued by the National Agency for Evaluation and Accreditation. The assessment that the university received is among the highest given to the universities in the country.

1 July 2013
Two projects totaling over BGN 2,020,000 million will develop students' practical skills and career development of the lecturers at Varna Free University

Both of the projects funded by the Operational Programme "Human Resources Development", on which Varna Free University "Chernorizets Hrabar" works, aims at the successful career development of students and lecturers.

1 July 2013
Foreign students defend Master’s theses via video conferencing

On 27th June, foreign Master students majoring in "Information Systems and Technologies" successfully defended their Master’s theses at the Technology Institute of Varna Free University "Chernorizets Hrabar".

28 June 2013
Public Lecture by the Spanish Architect and Artist Agapit Boras at VFU

A public lecture entitled "Of the Policies Which Have Changed Barcelona. Characteristics of the Real Estate Boom" is going to be held on 28th June (Thursday), at 13:00, in Hall 2 of the Educational-an-sports complex of VFU "Chernorizets Hrabar".

24 June 2013
The annual summer scientific conference of the Faculty of Law at VFU started

The annual summer scientific session of the Faculty of Law at Varna Free University "Chernorizets Hrabar" started with a scientific discussion on "The New Challenges to Law."

21 June 2013
VFU Master Students Conducted an Internship in the Republic of Turkey

40 students from the Masters program "Leadership in a Global Environment" and "Financial and Bank Management and Marketing" conducted an internship in the Republic of Turkey in mid-June. The internship program participants were acquainted with the economic development prospects of Turkey until 2023 and the reasons for its establishment as an economic leader in the Balkans.

19 June 2013
Meritorious performance of VFU students at the Second World Student Championship in Fire Sports

The Second World Student Championship in Fire Sports was held from 10 to 15 June 2013 in the city of Yaroslavl, Russian Federation. Six national teams and 9 university teams from Russia participated. The representative team of Varna Free University "Chernorizets Hrabar" in fire sports competed in all disciplines.

19 June 2013
150 dancing couples in a fight for the VFU Cup

Nikolay Kolev and Gabriela Shkodrova, members of dance club "Crystal" – Varna, became the winners of the Cup of Varna Free University "Chernorizets Hrabar". For the second consecutive year, Varna Free University is one of the main sponsors of the Dance Sport Tournament "Varna Cup." The event brought together over 300 members of 24 clubs from 15 cities.

18 June 2013
Students Projects at Mall Varna

An exhibition of projects by students from Varna Free University, majoring in Architecture and Design for Architectural Environment, is to open on 14th June, on the 3rd floor at Mall Varna. The exhibition is part of the programme celebrating the 5th anniversary of the trade centre, and is a joint project of the two institutions, aiming to integrate education and business.

13 June 2013
Annual Fashion Show by Students in "Fashion and Fashion Management"

Yet another year the young designers majoring in Fashion and Fashion Management enchanted Varna audiences with their creativity. At the beginning of June club Horizon hosted the traditional annual fashion show of the young talents from Varna Free University.

13 June 2013
Varna Free University Receives Diploma in the Fourth Futsal Tournament

The representative football team of Varna Free University reached the semifinals after hard competition at the IVth Charity Futsal Tournament, held in support of the children and families of killed and disabled employees of the Regional Directorate of the Ministry of Interior and the General Directorate "Execution of Punishments" at the Ministry of Justice.

12 June 2013
Master Students in PR and Advertising Conduct Internship in Key Bulgarian Institutions

Master students in "Advertising and Public Relations in Business Management" and in "Marketing and Public Relations in Education, Science and Culture" at Varna Free University, honed their skills in the field of PR and Advertising during an internship, held last week in Sofia.

12 June 2013
VFU Students Present Their Vision of the Future of Europe

Simeon Zhelev, Vassil Bozhkov, Stoyan Ivanov, Nikolay Dakov and Daniela Simeonova, senior students in International Economic Relations at the Faculty of International Economics and Administration, represented Varna Free University in the second for the current year regional students competition on "Regional Development and Employment in the European Union: Prospects for Bulgaria 2014".

12 June 2013
Two VFU student companies impressed the President Plevneliev

Two of the student companies of Varna Free University "Chernorizets Hrabar" impressed the President of the Republic of Bulgaria Rosen Plevneliev, at the Youth Forum "Rising Stars" held under his patronage in Sofia. The companies "Creative Team" and "Integrated Dynamics" provoked the interest of the president with their social commitment and responsibility.

6 June 2013
VFU will team up with Kozloduy NPP

The CEO of Kozloduy NPP Valentin Nikolov defined the contact with the governing body and the students of VFU as a great prospect. It is a major field of cooperation and development, especially considering the fact that Varna Free University is among the most advanced in the sphere of security in the country, said Nikolov.

4 June 2013
Participation of VFU in the International Conference UNIVERSITY-INDUSTRY INTERACTION

An international conference UNIVERSITY-INDUSTRY INTERACTION was held from 27 to 30 May 2013 in Amsterdam. It was dedicated to the links between universities and business. The main focus was on the challenges and technological solutions to support entrepreneurship in universities and the development of creativity and managerial skills in students.

3 June 2013
Varna Free University with a second title in Amateur Basketball League "Black Sea"

Varna Free University "Chernorizets Hrabar" won the second edition of the Amateur Basketball League "Black Sea". The undergraduates of Margarita Gecheva defeated in a close match the experienced competitors of FCB "String" with 93:91 and thus duplicated their title from last year.

3 June 2013
VFU students to participate in the "Rising Stars" International Business Forum

Four educational and training firms set up by VFU students will take part in the "Rising Stars" 2013 youth business forum, which will be held on 4th and 5th June at Inter Expo Centre Sofia. The competition will last for two days and will welcome high school and university students who have established and run their own training firm during the academic year 2012/2013.

31 May 2013
Activities under the Students Work Placement project under way

Activities under the B0051PO001-3.3.07-0002 project Students Work Placement, realized with the financial support of the operational programme "Human Resources Development - 2007 - 2013" and co-funded by the European Social Fund are now under way.

31 May 2013
Varna Free University Becomes Capital of Architectural and Constructional Thought

The VI scientific conference "Architecture, Civil Engineering - Modernity" has turned Varna Free University into a capital of architectural and constructional thought. This year primarily young participants - students and PhD postgraduates - are taking part in the conference, among them over 90 participants from 8 countries including Italy, Slovakia, Ukraine, Serbia, Russia, Azerbaijan, Bulgaria and Thailand.

30 May 2013
The Role of Universities is to Respond Adequately to the Labour Market Demand

Interview with Prof. George Vredeveld - economics professor, founder and director of the acclaimed as one of the best in the U.S. Economics Center for Education & Research at the University of Cincinnati.

28 May 2013
Annual Fashion Show of Students Majoring in Fashion and Fashion Management

The traditional fashion show of the students majoring in Fashion and Fashion Management at Varna Free University "Chernorizets Hrabar" will take place on 3rd June, at 19:00, in "Horizont" Club.

28 May 2013
The Chairman of the Supreme Court of Cassation of the Republic of Bulgaria Becomes Honorary Member of VFU Academic Forum

A public lecture on Structure and Problems of the Judiciary was given at Varna Free University by Prof. Lazar Gruev, PhD, Chairman of the Supreme Court of Cassation of the Republic of Bulgaria.

27 May 2013
Official Ceremony Held to Name Training Courtroom at Varna Free University after Prof. Tamara Hinova, PhD

At an official ceremony the training courtroom at Varna Free University "Chernorizets Hrabar" was named after Prof. Tamara Hinova, PhD. Renowned jurist and scientist and one of the founders of Varna Free University, known for her love of young people, Prof. Hinova was one of the key figures who made possible the reform of the legal system in Bulgaria.

27 May 2013
The master class "Challenges in the Development of Big Cities" finished extremely successfully

The master class "Challenges in the Development of Big Cities", organized by Varna Free University within the framework of the International Academy "Knowledge and Innovation," finished extremely successfully. From 17 to 19 May, VFU students attended lectures by nine professors and experts from the United States.

22 May 2013
International Student Plein Air Seminar "Innovative Design and Architectural Education"

The sixth edition of the International Student Plein Air Seminar launched. The event is organized and hosted by Varna Free University "Chernorizets Hrabar" supported by Balchik Palace. Teams of students and lecturers from universities of Georgia, Romania, Ukraine and Bulgaria are participants in the event.

20 May 2013
The Master class "Challenges in the Development of Big Cities" aroused great interest

The Master Class led by Professor George Vredeveld, PhD, Doctor Honoris Causa of VFU and founder of the Economics Centre for Education and Research at the University of Cincinnati, united more than 100 VFU students from different majors as well as professionals in the field of architecture, urban development, social work, art and culture.

18 May 2013
The attendees in the Master class "Methodology for the Creation of Health Prevention" received their certificates

The attendees in the Master class "Methodology for the Creation of Health Prevention" received their certificates signed personally by the Rector of Varna Free University Professor D.Sc.Galya Gercheva and the guest lecturer from Russia Prof. D.Sc. Larisa Alexandrovna Tsvetkova - Vice Rector of St. Petersburg State University.

18 May 2013
Sporting achievements of students from VFU "Chernorizets Hrabar" at the 33rd International Sports Festival in Istanbul

At the invitation of Bogazici University, Istanbul, sports delegation of representative teams of VFU "Chernorizets Hrabar", led by Assoc. Prof. Ognyan Kachev, PhD participated in the 33rd International Sports Festival held from 7 to 13 May. In a tight medal battle among 25 universities from around the world our students performed well, winning prizes.

16 May 2013
VFU training companies presented creative and socially responsible business ideas

The project of "Integrated Dynamics" envisions construction of monorail network for public transport in Varna. The design provides safe urban mass transport, which creates a direct link between the key points of the city and the resorts in the area.

16 May 2013
Scientific conference "Political and Economic Transformations in the 21st Century"

The scientific conference "Political and Economic Transformations in the 21st Century" was hosted by Varna Free University. The forum, which was held from 10 to 11 May 2013, was organized by the Department of International Economics and Politics.

13 May 2013
Students Discuss the Future of Folklore Art

"Folklore Art in the Conditions of Market Economy" was the topic of the discussion held with students majoring in Choreography at Varna Free University.

10 May 2013
Travelling exhibition "Architecturally Rediscovered Russian Memory"

A travelling exhibition entitled "Architecturally Rediscovered Russian Memory" was opened on 30th April 2013, at the "General Suvorov" Festival and Sports Complex in the town of Suvorovo.

1 May 2013
The Department of Architecture and Urban Studies at Varna Free University presents new ideas for joint ventures

An exhibition of projects by graduates from Varna Free University was held at the Sanatorium and Health Complex Kamchia. Within the event, Prof. Rositsa Nikiforova, PhD, Arch. presented before Russian and Bulgarian high school students the university's academic product and talked about the specifics of the offered training in the fields of Architecture and Design for Architectural Environment.

30 April 2013
Students design spaces at Grand Mall Varna

The traditional spring initiatives of the students studying at the Faculty of Architecture at Varna Free University "Chernorizets Hrabar" this year are focused on the interior and exterior spaces of Grand Mall Varna. For six years now, the initiative has included an exposition of flowers and a students urban design competition.

30 April 2013
Huge success for the first of a series of Goodle seminars held at Varna Free University

Over 220 students, lecturers and guests attended the specialized seminar and workshops entitled "Application of Google AdWords Products in a Real Environment", which were held at Varna Free University "Chernorizets Hrabar". The seminar was led by certified lecturer Stanislav Dimitrov from the team of Google Bulgaria.

29 April 2013
Sports Achievements for Varna Free University Students

Students from Varna Free University "Chernorizets Hrabar" won two prizes in the annual fire sport competition. Among the participants in the competition, which was held at Lokomotiv sports centre in Varna, were representatives of the Regional Department "Fire Safety and Population Protection" Varna.

26 April 2013
Students and lecturers of VFU "Chernorizets Hrabar" performed excellently in foreign languages

Foreign Language Teaching Department, which is an accredited member of OPTIMA (Bulgarian Association for Quality Language Services) and winner of the Label on Quality in Language Learning, awarded university foreign language certificates, together with the European Language Portfolio to students and lecturers at an official ceremony held at the Russian Centre of the university.

26 April 2013
Students majoring in "Informatics" held work training with representatives of the software business

Students majoring in "Informatics" at VFU and students from the Mathematics High School in the city met with representatives of "Musala Soft" - a leading Bulgarian company for software engineering services specializing in outsourcing, developing complex software solutions and IT Consulting.

24 April 2013
Assoc. Prof. Kapka Manasieva, PhD was awarded an honorary diploma for contribution to vocational education in Bulgaria

Assoc. Prof. Kapka Manasieva, PhD - lecturer at the Department of Art at VFU received an honorary diploma for contribution to the development of vocational education in Bulgaria, signed by the Minister of Education, Youth and Science. The award for active work with the vocational schools was bestowed during the Panorama of Vocational Education - Plovdiv 2013.

24 April 2013
For the sixth consecutive year, the Faculty of Architecture at VFU organized jointly with Grand Mall "Student Contest for the Best Landscape Project"

The future architects and designers will develop projects for organizing the environment for holding exhibitions, fairs, town celebrations, festivals and cultural events for the exterior and interior areas of Grand Mall. Students will submit their proposals for the original landscape design and vertical grassing of the atrium space and trading halls, and phytodesign solutions for facades, roofs and terraces of the shopping center.

24 April 2013
VFU lecturer acknowledged by the Bulgarian Academy of Sciences and Arts

The lecturer of Varna Free University Assoc. Prof. Milena Kichekova, PhD, Eng. was elected a member observer of the Bulgarian Academy of Sciences and Arts.

24 April 2013
VFU celebrated the World Book and Copyright Day on 23 April

Varna Free University "Chernorizets Hrabar" celebrated the World Book and Copyright Day with a Day of Reading. The event, organized by the Foreign Language Teaching Department and the university library was attended by students, lecturers and employees from the university.

24 April 2013
Twelfth-grade schoolgirls of elite Sofia school won the contest of VFU "Leader of Training Company 2013"

The twelfth-grade schoolgirls Petya Gotsova and Maria Kostova from 31st Secondary School for Language Learning and Management "Ivan Vazov" in Sofia are the winners of the contest of VFU "Leader of Training Company 2013".

22 April 2013
"Rakursi" Gallery presents works by VFU students

Exhibition presenting works by students majoring in "Fashion and Fashion Management" and "Advertising Design and Marketing" at VFU "Chernorizets Hrabar" was displayed at the "Rakursi" art gallery of the National High School for Humanitarian Sciences and Arts "Konstantin of Preslav" in Varna.

22 April 2013
Varna Free University "Chernorizets Hrabar" holds a Web Design competition for the seventh consecutive year

For the seventh consecutive year Varna Free University "Chernorizets Hrabar" held a Web Design competition, which was organized by the Department of Computer Studies. A record-high number of school and university students took part in it. Parallel to the Web Design competition, Varna Free University hosted two seminars for teachers, school and university students entitled "Collages and Collage Techniques" and "Computer Games".

15 April 2013
Centre for training companies opened at VFU "Chernorizets Hrabar"

Centre for training companies opened at VFU. The ribbon was cut personally by the President of Varna Free University Professor D. Sc. Anna Nedyalkova in the presence of representatives of business, government and non-governmental organizations and students.

9 April 2013
Award for special commitment to the public life in Varna received Varna Free University "Chernorizets Hrabar" today

At a special ceremony, which was hosted by the Economic University, the most significant events for 2012 were identified. Their creators, including Varna Free University received the Annual Award "Vreme."

30 March 2013
VFU provided opportunity for students of all universities to present themselves before employers in videoconferencing

Selection of candidates for the internship program in Dordrecht was held in the territory of Varna Free University "Chernorizets Hrabar". This was made possible thanks to the unique equipment for videoconferencing that VFU will purchase within the framework of the project with the Dutch partners.

26 March 2013
Varna Free University was offered a partnership by Google AdWords

The proposal aims at the realization of specialized seminars and workshops related to the products of Google. The project includes two seminars and two workshops. Each seminar has an average duration of 6 astronomical hours and the workshops - 2 astronomical hours.

26 March 2013
Students majoring in Law completed an internship at the Commission for Protection against Discrimination

Six forth-year students majoring in Law successfully completed their internship at the Commission for Protection against Discrimination. The placement of the students was carried out under the memorandum of cooperation signed between the Commission and the Faculty of Law of VFU "Chernorizets Hrabar".

26 March 2013
The work on the project "Russia in the Heart of Bulgaria" concluded

The work on the project "Russia in the Heart of Bulgaria" concluded. The project is a study of the historical places in northeastern Bulgaria, related to the cultural, civil, political and military presence of Russia in Bulgaria. It is a joint initiative of VFU "Chernorizets Hrabar" and Russkiy Mir Foundation.

25 March 2013
Successful recertification of Varna Free University in compliance with the ISO 9001:2008 international standard

At the end of February Varna Free University "Chernorizets Hrabar" was recertified for the fourth time by the international certifying organization BUREAU VERITAS CERTIFICATION, in compliance with the ISO 9001:2008 international standard, and was awarded 3-year accreditation certificates by UKAS (Great Britain) and ANAB (USA).

20 March 2013
"Pepsi" is to be Varna Free University's partner in the practical training of students

The Rector of VFU, Prof. Dr. Sc. Anna Nedyalkova had a meeting with Tamir Shabat, CEO of Quadrant Beverages. The Israeli company is the official distributor of all PepsiCo products for Bulgaria. Among the areas of common interest is the opportunity to develop joint projects under the Competitiveness and Innovation Framework Programme of the European Union.

19 March 2013
VFU participation in the most prestigious forum for science, engineering and technology in the field of education

Varna Free University "Chernorizets Hrabar" was a part of the biggest forum of the World Academy of Science, Engineering and Technology in the field of education. It was held from 5 to 8 March 2013 in Dubai. This World Congress brought together researchers from all over the world - the USA, the UK, India, Australia, Brazil, Saudi Arabia, Korea, Poland and many other leading countries in the field of educational technology.

13 March 2013
The winter fairy tale continues - new victories for the students from VFU "Chernorizets Hrabar" at the National Students' Alpine Skiing Championship "Borovets-2013"

The students from the representative team of VFU "Chernorizets Hrabar" in alpine skiing performed well again in the classic discipline - giant slalom and won against the representatives of the National Sports Academy "Vasil Levski".

13 March 2013
"Career Week" was launched at VFU

With the presentation of the internship program of Carrefour, Bulgaria "Apprentice, Journeyman, Master", by Svetlin Sevdin, manager of "Selection, Training and Development," in the retail chain, "Career Week" was launched at Varna Free University.

12 March 2013
Excellent performance of students from VFU "Chernorizets Hrabar" at the National Winter Universiade "Pamporovo - 2013"

The Association for University Sports "Academic" along with the National Student Councils' Representation organized and held from 4th to 9th March 2013 National Winter Universiade "Pamporovo - 2013" with the participation of 25 universities from all over the country.

11 March 2013
Varna Free University open to cooperation with the business

Our new philosophy is oriented towards higher education obtained in the country but with emphasis on career and professional aptitude in the global context, says Prof. Dr. Sc. Anna Nedyalkova, Rector of Varna Free University in an interview for the "Manager" magazine.

8 March 2013
VFU "Chernorizets Hrabar" welcomes representatives of the Students' Council at the University of Library Studies and Information Technologies

Representatives of the Students' Council from the University of Library Studies and Information Technologies paid a working visit to Varna Free University "Chernorizets Hrabar". They were shown round the university facilities, were introduced in detail to the work of the Technological Institute and the Library.

4 March 2013
VFU celebrated 135 years of Bulgaria's Liberation on the peak of Shipka

Tens of thousands of grateful Bulgarians celebrated Bulgaria's National Day, 3rd March, on the peak of Shipka. Students, lecturers and employees of Varna Free University "Chernorizets Hrabar" joined the celebrations on the peak commemorating the 135th anniversary of Bulgaria's Liberation.

4 March 2013
A project aiming at rearrangement and decoration of a sales room at the Furniture House "Lazur", designed by students at Varna Free University, is due to start

The realization of the project for rearrangement, decoration and effective lighting of the main sales room at the Furniture House "Lazur" is due to start at the beginning of March. The project proposal designed by an interdisciplinary team of students in Architecture, Space Design and Interior Design from the Faculty of Architecture at Varna Free University has won the competition organized under the special request of the owner of the symbolic Furniture House in Varna.

19 February 2013
Students hold exhibition at the Russian Consulate in Varna

Following the invitation of the General Consul of the Russian Federation in Varna, His Excellency Yri Soloviev, students in Architecture at Varna Free University "Chernorizets Hrabar" held an exhibition at the Russian Consulate in Bulgaria's sea capital.

19 February 2013
VFU "Chernorizets Hrabar" at the International Education Fair in Brussels

Under the auspices of the European Commission, Directorate General "Education and Culture" and European Voice, part of the Economist Group Business, between 8 to 9 February 2013 in Brussels, a series of academic seminars and education fair were held. VFU had the opportunity to present its experience in the developing new educational programs directly related to the needs of the business environment and the practical realization of graduates.

11 February 2013
The Rector of VFU awarded scholarships to two students for contribution to the work of the Russian Centre of VFU

On the occasion of the fourth anniversary of the Russian Centre of Varna Free University "Chernorizets Hrabar" the management of the university awarded scholarships to two students for outstanding results in learning the Russian language and active participation in the activities of the centre.

30 January 2013
The Russian Centre of VFU celebrated its fourth anniversary

The Russian Centre at Varna Free University celebrated its 4th anniversary in the presence of friends and partners. The Centre has received over 20,000 visitors in the four years of its existence. More than 12 seminars, four international qualification schools, 11 round tables, 10 exhibitions, 12 conferences and scientific meetings were held here.

30 January 2013
Placements and internships abroad - one of the competitive advantages of VFU

And this academic year also, Varna Free University students will be send out on placements and internships abroad in order to increase their competitiveness and skills.

28 January 2013
A Student from Varna Free University Wins Europe 2013 Scholarship

Orlin Kisyov, a Law student at Varna Free University won the sixth edition of the essay competition Europe Scholarship, set up by the Bulgarian member of the European Parliament Kristian Vigenin. The scholarship is equal to one minimal salary per month throughout the calendar year 2013.

22 January 2013
Another big success for graduate of VFU "Chernorizets Hrabar"

The graduation project by Arch. Matia Dzhedovich, headed by Prof. Dr. Arch. Ivan Nikiforov and Prof. Rossitsa Nikiforova, Arch. won a prize in the "Archi-World® Academy Awards" competition.

10 January 2013
Christmas celebrations in Varna Free University

At the Russian Centre of Varna Free University "Chernorizets Hrabar" started the already traditional celebrations for schoolchildren and students. The Russian Centre gladly welcomed its first guests. This year, they were fifth graders from different schools in Varna.

19 December 2012
VFU students received foreign language certificates

Foreign language certificates according to the Common European Framework were officially awarded to students at the Russian Centre of Varna Free University "Chernorizets Hrabar". The Foreign Language Teaching Department at VFU is an accredited member of OPTIMA (Bulgarian Association of Quality Language Services) and winner of the Mark of Quality in Language Teaching.

17 December 2012
VFU received students from the School of Mathematics "Dr Petar Beron" in Varna

At the invitation of the Department of Architecture and Urbanism students from five classes of Varna Secondary School of Mathematics "Dr Petar Beron" visited Varna Free University "Chernorizets Hrabar" on 11 and 12 December 2012.

17 December 2012
The "Tunic" Project - a fashion show by VFU students in Fashion and Fashion Management

Students majoring in "Fashion and Fashion Management" at Varna Free University "Chernorizets Hrabar" presented new ideas in front of the Varna audience on 12th December 2012. The "Tunic" project challenged tempted fashion lovers with new conceptual ideas - unusual silhouette decisions and daring combinations of voluminous and relief forms.

14 December 2012
VSU students presented fashion and dance show on stage for young talents in Mall Galleria, Burgas

On 4th December, students majoring in "Fashion and Fashion Management" and in "Choreography" at Varna Free University "Chernorizets Hrabar" presented a fashion and dance show, and flash mob in Mall Galeria, Burgas.

13 December 2012
VFU student with an award of Municipality of Varna

An agreement for project BG161PO003-1.2.02-0039 "Creating a New Office for Technological Transfer of Energy-efficient Materials and Technologies on the Territory of VFU "Chernorizets Hrabar" was handed to a university official at a ceremony, by the Prime Minister Boyko Borisov.

10 December 2012
VFU graduate participated in a meeting with the President entitled "Youth Vision about the Development of Bulgaria"

Borislav Dobrev is a top student of the year 2010 in the major "National Security Protection" at Varna Free University "Chernorizets Hrabar". In his capacity as a graduate student who has attained the highest academic results, while studying, Borislav Dobrev was invited to participate in the initiative of the President Rosen Plevneliev "Youth Vision about the Development of Bulgaria".

7 December 2012
VFU student with an award of Municipality of Varna

On the eve of 8 December - the Student's Day, the traditional annual awards of the Municipality of Varna were given. The fourth-year student Yordan Mihalev majoring in "Fashion and Fashion Management" at VFU "Chernorizets Hrabar" received the award in the category "Art".

7 December 2012
VFU student with an award of Municipality of Varna

The project "New Technologies for Developing Electronic Forms and Distance Learning at VFU" Chernorizets Hrabar" is a decisive step towards the modernization of education, said at the official launch of the project the Rector of Varna Free University Professor Dr. Sc. Anna Nedyalkova.

5 December 2012
The project "Russia in the Heart of Bulgaria" was presented at an international forum in Sofia

The project "Russia in the Heart of Bulgaria" which was attended by students and lecturers form the Faculty of Architecture at Varna Free University "Chernorizets Hrabar" and their counterparts from the Faculty of Civil Engineering at St. Petersburg State Polytechnic University was presented at the 3rd International Youth Forum "Youth Builds Future" in Sofia.

5 December 2012
Students from Varna Free University revive historical memory of Russia

Students and lecturers from the Faculty of Architecture at Varna Free University "Chernorizets Hrabar", together with their colleagues from the Faculty of Civil Engineering at St. Petersburg State Polytechnic University, designed architectural projects for restoration and renovation of memorable places related to Russia, located in north-east Bulgaria.

30 November 2012
The biggest BMW Facebook fan is the Bulgarian Todor Todorov – a student at Varna Free University

As part of its latest advertising campaign, BMW launched a Facebook application (BMW Infographic) to find the brand’s greatest fans. Strange or not, the most active Facebook fan is Bulgarian. This is the 25-year-old Todor Todorov from Varna, who reached a score of 295 points out of more than 100,000 competitors worldwide. He works in social media and is now a Master student in "International Marketing" at Varna Free University "Chernorizets Hrabar".

30 November 2012
A student from Varna Free University wins a scholarship from the Union of Architects in Bulgaria

The 5th-year student at Varna Free University "Chernorizets Hrabar" Hristo Chernaev won a scholarship from the Union of Architects in Bulgaria. In the competition for two scholarships for Architecture students from all Faculties of Architecture over the country, the Department of Architecture and Urban Studies at VFU submitted two applications – those of Yoanna Atanasova and Hristo Chernaev.

30 November 2012
Four VFU students among the candidates for the "Student of the Year" prize

Ten students from Varna are among the candidates for the "Student of the Year" 2012 prize. Most numerous are the candidate from Varna Free University "Chernorizets Hrabar" – Sanya Kovacheva, majoring in Architecture, Zlatina Manolova, majoring in Psychology, Stanislava Ivanova, majoring in Law and Pavel Ivanov, majoring in Choreographic Direction.

30 November 2012
Students from Varna Free University take part in the international expo ASPHALTIKA 2012 in Padua

Varna Free University "Chernorizets Hrabar" and Coventry University Enterprises have signed a memorandum of cooperation. This happened at a finalizing meeting during a visit of VFU team headed by the Rector, Prof. Dr. Sc. Anna Nedyalkova. Among the numerous meetings the team had, the one with the President of Coventry University Enterprises (CUE Ltd.), Frank Mils was of particular importance.

28 November 2012
Students from Varna Free University take part in the international expo ASPHALTIKA 2012 in Padua

Students doing the Master’s programme "Road Construction" at the Faculty of Architecture at Varna Free University, participated in the international exposition biennial ASPHALTIKA 2012 in Padua, Italy. The exposition takes place between 21st and 23rd November and is a specialized event presenting machines, materials and innovative technologies for road construction.

27 November 2012
Series of leadership seminars held at Varna Free University

26 Master students participated in the series of leadership seminars based on the German GRID methodology, which finished on Sunday. The seminars, which have turned into a tradition at the university, are integrated in the international Master’s programme "Leadership in a Global Environment".

26 November 2012
Master class "Knowledge Management and Social Network Tools for Business" successfully completed

Introduction into knowledge management and the application of acquired skills in the management processes, the methodology of information search and cloud technologies for business were the main topics of Dr. Eli Miron’s lectures, a lecturer at the Ben-Gurion University in Israel. The expert – consultant for the Israeli government, was the first lecturer to open the international academy "Knowledge and Innovation" at Varna Free University.

26 November 2012
Workshop and final conference on the project "Russia in the Heart of Bulgaria" to be held between 26th and 30th November at Varna Free University

A workshop and a final conference on the project "Russia in the Heart of Bulgaria" will be held between 26th and 30th November at VFU. The project, funded by the "Russkiy Mir" Foundation, includes conducting research and developing projects which aim to reconstruct and renovate significant historical sites connected to Russia on the territory of north-east Bulgaria.

24 November 2012
VFU "Chernorizets Hrabar" participates in the project "LUCIDE – Languages in Europe: Theory, Policy, Practice"

First international seminar on the issues of multinational city environment with the participation of a representative of VFU "Chernorizets Hrabar" will be held on November 30 in Utrecht, the Netherlands. The forum is a part of the project "LUCIDE – Languages in Europe: Theory, Policy, Practice," in which Varna Free University "Chernorizets Hrabar" is one of the partner organizations.

22 November 2012
VFU Students Participated in an International Workshop on Sustainable Architecture in Italy

In the beginning of November, a team of students from VFU "Chernorizets Hrabar" participated in an international workshop on sustainable architecture - "Living with the Earthquake, but not Die" in the city of Rimini, Italy. It was a part of the biggest exhibition for environment and sustainable industry (Ecomondo), opened by Corrado Clini, Minister of the Environment of Italy.

19 November 2012
Enrolment for the new Master's programme "Fashion Styling" opens at Varna Free University

Enrolment for the new Master’s programme "Fashion Styling" within the "Art" programme of the Faculty of Architecture has opened at Varna Free University. The speciality "Fashion Styling" falls in the 8.2 Arts professional area from the Classification of higher education areas in the Republic of Bulgaria.

16 November 2012
Collection of essays by students and electronic collection of language projects launched at Varna Free University

Nearly 120 works by students from the three faculties of Varna Free University are included in both publications. The collection of essays, entitled "Windows to the World" comprises 67 essays in Bulgarian, Russian, English, German, French and Spanish, written by students from Varna Free University "Chernorizets Hrabar".

15 November 2012
Varna Free University wins two champion titles and two third places at karate championship

The representative karate team of Varna Free University have returned from Sofia with two champion titles for women. On 10th Nov. 2012 a national student karate championship was held in the "Arena-Overgas" hall, organized by the Association of Youth and Sports Activities.

14 November 2012
A project to establish a new office of technology transfer started

The project of Varna Free University "Chernorizets Hrabar" to establish an office of technology transfer has been approved for funding by a decision of the General Directorate "European Funds for Competitiveness" at the Ministry of Economy, Energy and Tourism.

8 November 2012
Students from the Faculty of Architecture on placement in Turkey

20 students majoring in "Construction of Buildings and Facilities", "Architecture" and "Fire and Civil Protection", together with their lecturers Assoc. Prof. Milena Kichekova, Assoc. Prof. Daria Mihaleva and Assoc. Prof. Yanko Milev were on placement for fire and emergency safety and building constructions in the Republic of Turkey.

8 November 2012
Varna Free University won a distance learning project

The project of Varna Free University "Chernorizets Hrabar" New Technologies for Development of Electronic Forms and Distance Learning is one of the approved proposals under the priority axis "Improving the Quality of Education and Training According to the Needs of the Labour Market to Build an Economy Based on Knowledge" of Operational Programme "Human Resources Development."

7 November 2012
The Russian Centre of VFU with a prize in Moscow

Within the framework of the Sixth Assembly of the Russkiy Mir Foundation, the Russian centre of Varna Free University received a special diploma for active information cooperation. The event, which took place on 3 and 4 November in Moscow, is one of the largest ones related to the promotion of the Russian language and culture.

6 November 2012
The Rector of VFU participated in the International Assembly held by the Russkiy Mir Foundation

The Rector of Varna Free University "Chernorizets Hrabar" Prof. Dr. Sc. Anna Nedyalkova and the Director of Foreign Language Teaching Department Assoc. Prof. Galina Shamonina, PhD were among the guests of the Sixth International Assembly held by the Russkiy Mir Foundation in Moscow.

5 November 2012
Students from the Faculty of Architecture at VFU continue work under the "Russia in the Heart of Bulgaria" project

Varna Free University "Chernorizets Hrabar" started its work on the implementation of two-year project "Competence Development for Lecturers, Teaching Languages for Specific Purposes in the Conditions of Intercultural Training" under a programme for lifelong learning.

5 November 2012
Students from the Faculty of Architecture at VFU continue work under the "Russia in the Heart of Bulgaria" project

Under the international project "Russia in the Heart of Bulgaria", funded by the Russkiy Mir Foundation, at the end of October a group of students from the Faculty of Architecture at Varna Free University went on a research expedition in the north-east of Bulgaria.

31 October 2012
Students from the Faculty of Architecture at VFU present their projects in Balchik

An exhibition of student projects became part of the Third architectural meeting "Signs of Time" (27th – 28th October) in Balchik. All the projects were designed during the master’s workshop "Preserving and Revitalizing of Architectural Heritage", organized under the intensive Erasmus programme.

30 October 2012
Varna Free University with a representative in the discussion of the requirements for applying for the "Horizon 2020" programme

A Varna Free University representative took part in the coordination meeting dedicated to the start of the "ERA Chairs"initiative (European research space). It is a part of the future research and innovation programme of the European Union "Horizon 2020".

29 October 2012
Varna Free University team takes part in a competition for renovation of pedestrian zones in Varna

In the recently completed national competition for reconstruction, modernization and aestheticization of pedestrian and public zones in Varna, organized by Varna Municipality, one project stands out, developed by a diverse team of experts from Varna Free University "Chernorizets Hrabar", led by Prof. Ivan Nikiforov, Dr. Arch.

29 October 2012
The Ombudsman of the Republic of Bulgaria visited Varna Free University

With great interest and large attendance, the Ombudsman of the Republic of Bulgaria Mr. Konstantin Penchev delivered a lecture on "Human Rights and the Means to Protect them".

26 October 2012
Students of VFU "Chernorizets Hrabar" aquainted themselves with the work of the European institutions

For the eighth consecutive year for one week, students from the Interuniversity Masters programs "Management of International Business Projects", "International Marketing" and Masters programs "European Administration" and "European Project Management" at VFU aquainted themselves with the work of the European institutions.

23 October 2012
Internships in Public Administration under the project "Capacity Building for the Future - Conducting Internships in Public Administration"

From 29 October to 29 November 2012 begins the candidates recruiting for the second round of internships in the public administration under the project "Capacity Building for the Future - Conducting Internships in Public Administration." The internship program includes one-month unpaid full-time internship focused on the acquisition of practical experience, new professional skills and learning about the culture and atmosphere of public administration.

23 October 2012
Lecturers and students from Varna Free University receive a special invitation from the Spanish architect Lorenzo Gonzales

During his presentation within the IX International Congress "Machines, Technologies and Materials", the Spanish architect Lorenzo Gonzales issued a special invitation to the Department of Architecture and Urban Studies at Varna Free University "Chernorizets Hrabar" and the faculty club "Vitruvius" for effective cooperation and exchange of ideas between lecturers and students.

19 October 2012
Participants in the language and research internship at Saint Petersburg State University receive certificates

The certificates of the participants in the language and research internship for students, PhD students and lecturers at Varna Free University "Chernorizets Hrabar" were officially awarded today, in the Russian Centre of the university, by Assoc. Prof. Galina Shamonina PhD – head of the Russian Centre and of the Foreign Language Teaching Department.

19 October 2012
"Design for Architectural Environment" by Prof. Rossitsa Nikiforova, PhD, Arch. wins a UAB award for architectural books 2012

The Union of Architects in Bulgaria holds a biannual review of high achievements in the field of architecture. A special section of the review is dedicated to architectural books and magazines. One of the prizes was awarded for the book "Design for Architectural Environment" by Prof. Rossitsa Nikiforova, PhD, Arch. The book was given the award for its innovative insights into research and practice in the area.

19 October 2012
Training course in Intel Teach programmmes held at VFU "Chernorizets Hrabar"

A training course in the Intel Teach programmmes was held at Varna Free University "Chernorizets Hrabar" between 14th and 17th October. Lecturers included Oliver Breigh (Great Britain) and Assoc. Prof. G. Momcheva, PhD (VFU). Classmate PC, computers for the classroom of the future, were also introduced by Milen Yoshovski from Sirma Media.

19 October 2012
Varna Free University becomes a partner of Cambridge

332 graduates of the Faculty of International Economics and Administration (66 Master and 266 Bachelor students), received their diplomas for higher education at a ceremony held on 13 October, 2012 in Varna Free University "Chernorizets Hrabar".

15 October 2012
Varna Free University becomes a partner of Cambridge

Varna Free University "Chernorizets Hrabar" will partner closely with the University of Cambridge. VFU enters the network of partners who use and recognize the international certificates of proficiency in English of the British higher education institution in the field of language teaching.

11 October 2012
302 graduated students of the Faculty of Law received their diplomas at an official ceremony

302 graduated students of the Faculty of Law, including 35 excellent students received their diplomas at an official ceremony in the East Park of Varna Free University "Chernorizets Hrabar".

8 October 2012
Leading Dutch scientist in the field of hydraulic engineering and coastal areas gives a lecture at Varna Free University

Students from Varna Free University took part in a practice on coastal engineering under the direction of Assoc. Prof. Henk Jan Verhagen from the Delft University in Technology, The Netherlands. Participants in the event, which is organized for the 10th consecutive year in the "St. St. Constantine and Helena" resort, included 16 Dutch students from the Delft University in Technology and 4 Bulgarian students from the departments of Architecture and Urban Studies and Construction of Buildings and Facilities at Varna Free University.

5 October 2012
New academic year opens at Varna Free University "Chernorizets Hrabar" with a holy water ritual and a unique dance show

The new academic year was opened at Varna Free University "Chernorizets Hrabar" with a holy water ritual and a unique dance show. During the ceremony, the Rector of the university Prof. Dr. Sc. Anna Nedyalkova presented the laureates of the competition "I will Study and Succeed in Bulgaria" with their scholarships and awarded prizes to the students and sports teams who had won regional, national and international prizes.

1 October 2012
176 graduates from the Faculty of Architecture at VFU "Chernorizets Hrabar" receive diplomas

A total of 176 graduates from the Faculty of Architecture at VFU "Chernorizets Hrabar", alumni 2012, received their diplomas of higher education. Out of them 113 are Master’s Degree holders and 63 are Bachelor’s Degree holders. 46 graduates were presented awards for outstanding achievements.

1 October 2012
Varna Free University among the founders of ICARUS

Eight universities, amongst which Varna Free University "Chernorizets Hrabar", are the founders of the International Consortium for Administration Research and University Studies, ICARUS. The first workshop of the founders was held in Ljubljana from 27th to 30th September.

30 September 2012
Students from Shumen visit the Russian Centre at VFU

Varna Free University presented its Russian Centre initiatives in front of students from the Language and Art High School "Sava Dobroplodni", Shumen. The school cherishes its traditions and has long been established as a centre which unites knowledge and talent. Many of the school’s graduates are now doing their higher educational studies at VFU.

29 September 2012
Varna Free University and a delegation from the Khanty-Mansi Autonomous Okrug, Yugra in Russia discuss opportunities for cooperation

The Russian Centre at the university hosted a meeting chaired by the Vice Rector for scientific research Prof. Pavel Pavlov, PhD. The meeting was also attended by the Chairman of the Board of Trustees of VFU Mr. Yani Yanev, Assoc. Prof. Eleonora Tankova, PhD, Academic Secretary for International Activities and Assoc. Prof. Galina Shamonina, PhD, Head of the Foreign Language Teaching Department.

18 September 2012
Representatives of Coventry University visit Varna Free University "Chernorizets Hrabar"

On the 14th September a delegation from Coventry University, Great Britain, visited Varna Free University "Chernorizets Hrabar". The visit was aimed at looking into the opportunities for transferring CUE Ltd good practices to VFU "Chernorizets Hrabar".

17 September 2012
The International Conference on Civil Engineering Design And Construction started

A project of sustainable architecture and antiseismic construction for removing the consequences of the earthquake in the town of Pernik was presented at the conference. The project was worked out by 23 students of architecture and construction from VFU under the guidance of Prof. Masoud Esmaylu from the University of Architecture in Venice.

13 September 2012
The Deputy Chief of the Lithuanian Police School is visiting VFU

Commissioner Audrius Chmieliauskas, Deputy Chief of the Lithuanian Police School – the city of Kaunas, Republic of Lithuania is visiting the Department of Safety and Security at the Faculty of Law at Varna Free University "Chernorizets Hrabar".

13 September 2012
VFU is second among the Bulgarian universities in the global Ranking Web of Universities

The fourteenth edition of the web world ranking of universities from July 2012, includes 21,000 universities worldwide, ranked according to their academic and research work, reputation and international presence. In the column of the Bulgarian universities Varna Free University "Chernorizets Hrabar" ranks second according to the criterion influence on the Internet that reflects the number of links to the site by external independent sites.

11 September 2012
International Academy "Knowledge and Innovation"

Practical application of acquired knowledge or how to apply what is learnt at university in order to build business strategies, policies and practices at all levels is amongst the main ideas of the project called International Academy "Knowledge and Innovation" which is being realized by Varna Free University "Chernorizets Hrabar".

2 September 2012
Bulgarian Cinema Legend Ginka Stancheva Receives the Honorary Sign of Varna Free University

Bulgarian cinema legend Ginka Stancheva has been awarded the honorary sign of Varna Free University "Chernorizets Hrabar" as a symbol of recognition and gratitude for her outstanding contribution to the development of the Bulgarian culture and spirituality. The award was bestowed during the opening ceremony of the 20th anniversary edition of the emblematic cinema festival "Love is Folly".

2 September 2012
A VFU student represented Bulgaria at the Architecture Biennale in Venice

Sania Kovacheva – a student at Varna Free University "Chernorizets Hrabar" majoring in Architecture- is the only Bulgarian representative at this year's Architecture Biennale in Venice. The project for a skyscraper made by Sania jointly with a team of Italian students, won first prize at an international architecture workshop at Venice University.

30 August 2012
Students of VFU lecturers won second place in an international mathematics competition in Taipei

At the end of July an international mathematics competition was held in Taipei, the capital of Taiwan. Students from Varna Mathematical School under the guidance of VFU lecturers won second place in competition with nearly 600 participants from 28 countries. The students of Angelov and Nenkov won also individual prizes - one silver and a bronze medal in both age groups.

29 August 2012
The Rector of VFU invited for training on the campus in Varna the chess schools with prizes in the European Championship

In connection with the championship of Tsvetan Stoyanov (boys up to 8) and the bronze medal of Nurgyul Salimova (girls up to 10) in the European Chess Championship for Children in Prague, the Rector of Varna Free University "Chernorizets Hrabar" Prof. D.Sc. Anna Nedyalkova expressed her sincere congratulations to both of the gifted children and their clubs. Prof. Nedyalkova invited "Burgas 64" Chess Club and "Lokomotiv" Chess Club - Sofia to visit the university campus in Varna, where they can hold their training at convenient time.

29 August 2012
Varna Free University lends a helping hand to talents in sports and art

Varna Free University "Chernorizets Hrabar" is a place of twenty-year old traditions and vision into the future. "To preserve and multiply the intellectual potential for the future of Bulgaria" is not only a beautiful slogan, but a real cause for the academic staff of the university and its Rector Prof. D. Sc. Anna Nedyalkova. A lot of work is done here in the field of scientific and technical innovations that ensure a high level of competitiveness in the economics, social, cultural and economic progress of the country.

28 August 2012
A Memorandum of Partnership between Varna Municipality and Varna Free University

A Memorandum of Partnership between Varna Municipality and Varna Free University "Chernorizets Hrabar" was signed in Varna Hall of the municipality building. Both sides signed the document having in mind their strategic goals to achieve high quality of their administrative capacity. The partnership is founded on the idea of promoting young peoples’ professional realisation and the good interaction between institutions.

23 August 2012
Varna Free University develops successful partnership with Germany

The Rector of VFU "Chernorizets Hrabar" Prof. Dr. Sc. Anna Nedyalkova was at a working visit to Witten / Herdecke University, North Rhine-Westphalia. The visit to the first private university in Germany was paid from 7 to 10 August 2012 at the invitation of the President of the University, Professor Martin Butzlaff.

13 August 2012
Students of VFU "Chernorizets Hrabar" will work together with leading Italian architects in Venice and Aquila, Italy

On 13 August 2012 Varna Free University "Chernorizets Hrabar" and the Italian Association "Sense of Green" signed a memorandum of cooperation. The purpose of the document is to propose ways and forms of development of the educational process and the practical application of the knowledge acquired by the students and to enable young people to participate in new educational programmes, international placements and internships, plein air and practical workshops.

13 August 2012
Top 20 professional sites for the Russian language training

Internet can not replace completely the teachers, but to work effectively with students, they can use at least 20 professional sites that contain references to grammatical rules, spelling and literary use of the Russian language. This became clear during the methodological workshop today for advanced technologies for teaching Russian as a foreign language.

8 August 2012
Exhibition called "Under the Open Sky" by students from VFU

Exhibition of 19 paintings called "Under the Open Sky" was officially opened at the end of July on the playground at the back of the Zoo in Varna (behind the bus stop "Akatsiite") with the idea to make a more colourful, funny and beautiful children playground.

8 August 2012
Over 100 prominent lecturers and students opened the Summer School for Russian Language Training in Varna

This international forum for preparation of young lecturers was organized by VFU "Chernorizets Hrabar" and the Russkiy Mir Foundation. The format of the Summer Qualification School is unique because it brings together beginning teachers with outstanding pedagogues, said Assoc. Prof. Galina Shamonina, PhD, Director of the Russian centre at VFU "Chernorizets Hrabar".

6 August 2012
Earthquakes – a Challenge for New Technologies

In connection with the projects entitled "Seismic Resistant Buildings for the Bulgarian Towns Affected by Earthquakes", which were developed at this year’s international workshop on sustainable architecture, led by Prof. Masud Esmaillou, PhD, Arch., the Faculty of Architecture at Varna Free University "Chernorizets Hrabar" is organising a conference, which will be held on 6th August 2012, at 10:30, in the Educational and Sports Complex (hall 2) of the university.

3 August 2012
Students from VFU "Chernorizets Hrabar" Made a Unique Pavilion of Corrugated Cardboard

Unique parametric model of advertising pavilion, made of corrugated cardboard, was made by Architecture students at VFU "Chernorizets Hrabar". For the creation of the pavilion its authors have used software programmes and a 3D printer, which are normally used only by major studios of world-famous architects.

2 August 2012
Student from VFU "Chernorizets Hrabar" among the First Ten in the World in Karate Championship

Borislava Ganeva, a first year law student at VFU "Chernorizets Hrabar", ranked in the first ten at the world championship in traditional karate. The championship, which took place in Bratislava, is only for students.

2 August 2012
Varna Free University Hosts and Co-organizes SUMMER SALSA FEST

In the period between 10th and 12th August 2012 a SUMMER SALSA FEST will be held at the Varna Free University campus, an event which the university co-organizes. It is a wonderful opportunity to have a taste of the salsa dance with the guest instructors, the five-time world champion performers Adrian and Anita.

30 July 2012
Awards for VFU Students at the Vth Students Contest for Best Landscape Project

On 17th July 2012, in Varna Hall of the Varna municipality building the final round of the Vth students contest for best landscape project took place. The contest was organized by the Faculty of Architecture at VFU "Chernorizets Hrabar". Participants included seven teams from Varna Free University "Chernorizets Hrabar" and from the University of Forestry Sofia.

10 June 2012
A national meeting on the issues of specialized training in informatics and IT was held at VFU "Chernorizets Hrabar"

It was attended by about 70 participants, representatives of secondary schools, primary schools, software companies, students, experts from REI ,etc.

10 June 2012
Architect Kosyo Hristov at 90

On 5 July 2012 at the House of Architects in Varna, on the initiative of Assoc. Prof. Stancho Vekov, PhD, Arch. was celebrated the 90th anniversary of architect Kosyo Hristov. The event was accompanied by an original exhibition of the hero of the jubilee, which contained conceptual ideas and implementations from the 1960s until today.

6 June 2012
The fourth International Scientific Conference "Informatics in Scientific knowledge" was held at VFU

From 27 to 29 June the fourth International Scientific Conference "Informatics in Scientific Knowledge" was held at VFU. It was organized jointly by Varna Free University and the Institute of Mathematics and Informatics at the Bulgarian Academy of Sciences.

29 June 2012
Varna Free University "Chernorizets Hrabar" Expands its International Contacts

A delegation from the Riga Construction College, Latvia visited the Faculty of Architecture at VFU "Chernorizets Hrabar" on 13th and 14th June 2012, in order to establish cooperation in the field of applied research and education.

27 June 2012
Master students from the international master programme "Business Leadership in a Global Environment" held a week practice on the island of Thassos

38 Master students from the first and only at VFU "Chernorizets Hrabar" international Master programme "Business Leadership in a Global Environment" participated under the leadership of Assoc. Prof. Miglena Temelkova, PhD in a week practice in the hotel Kamelia and aparthotel Semeli on the island of Thassos, Greece.

26 June 2012
Partnership Established between Varna Free University "Chernorizets Hrabar" and the Bulgarian Association for Geotechnical and Tunnel Construction

From 20th to 22nd June 2012 Varna hosted an international conference "Port Infrastructure, Landslide Reinforcement and Coastal Protection", organized by the Bulgarian Association for Geotechnical and Tunnel Construction. Varna Free University "Chernorizets Hrabar" was invited to take part in it with its project exhibition "Architectural and Urban Planning Concept for the Construction of Island Protection and Recreation Zone Golden Sands" shown at the Vth international students en plein air competition.

26 June 2012
Success for Varna Free University at the First World Student Championship in Fire Sport

The first world student championship in fire sport was held in Plovdiv from 19th to 24th June. Participating teams came from Russia, the Czech Republic, Kazakhstan and Bulgaria, the latter being represented by the teams of Varna Free University "Chernorizets Hrabar" and of the Academy of the Ministry of Interior.

26 June 2012
Summer scientific session in VFU "Chernorizets Hrabar"

Summer Scientific Session 2012 of the Faculty of Law at VFU "Chernorizets Hrabar" opened today, 22 June 2012. It involved over 170 scientists, academics, experts from practice and students from universities and research centers in 10 countries.

22 June 2012
VFU "Chernorizets Hrabar" Hosts a Workshop Entitled "Human Resources Strategy for Researchers"

On 21st and 22nd June, 2012 VFU hosts a workshop organized by the Research and Innovation DG of the European Commission, entitled "Human Resources Strategy for Researchers". Participants in the workshop include representatives of more than 40 academic institutions, research centres and financing organisations in Europe.

21 June 2012
VFU MA Students do Work Placement at Bayer AG and at the Parliament of North Rhine-Westphalia Province

From 11th to 15th June, for a third successive year, MA students doing the joint Master’s programme of Varna Free University "Chernorizets Hrabar" and the European College of Economics and Management in Plovdiv, did a short work placement in Germany.

20 June 2012
VFU will host a workshop "Human Resources Strategy for Researchers"

On 21 and 22 June 2012 VFU will host a workshop organized by the DG "Research and innovations", European Commission entitled "Human Resources Strategy for Researchers". The seminar will be attended by representatives of over 40 academic institutions, research centres and funding organizations in Europe.

18 June 2012
VFU Students Participate in a Training Event in Integration Policy

On 6th and 7th June a group of students at Varna Free University "Chernorizets Hrabar" – Pavel Popov, Svetlozar Atev, Ralitsa Charakchieva, together with the PhD student Silvia Todorova and Assoc. Prof. Ana Strashimirova – took part in the training event "On Building and Strengthening the Capacity to Pursue Integration Policy".

13 June 2012
Annual fashion show of the students majoring in Fashion and Fashion Management

The traditional fashion show of the students majoring in Fashion and Fashion Management was held on 5 June 2012. The most important annual event for the young designers was organized and carried out again by the Department of Arts in cooperation with the Student Council at VFU "Chernorizets Hrabar".

12 June 2012
Students of VFU "Chernorizets Hrabar" took a prize in the national competition "Best Student Company of Bulgaria"

Students from VFU "Chernorizets Hrabar" took the prize for the best debut of the national contest "Best Student Company of Bulgaria", held in Sofia on 8 June 2012. Varna students competed with over 40 training companies from different universities from the whole country.

11 June 2012
Five majors will be learnt distantly at VFU "Chernorizets Hrabar"

Varna Free University announces admission for the new academic year in 5 majors which will be studied by distance learning. The innovative method will be applied at the Faculty of International Economics and Administration for Bachelors of Business Administration and Management, Public Administration and Management, International Economic Relations, International Marketing and Business Economics.

11 June 2012
Seminar on "Aesthetics and Style of the Officials of the Judicial System"

On 1 June 2012 a seminar was organized and implemented by Varna Free University "Chernorizets Hrabar" and the Regional section of the Association of the Judicial Officials at the District Court of Varna.

7 June 2012
Annual Fashion Show of the Students Majoring in "Fashion and Management in Fashion"

The traditional fashion show of the students majoring in "Fashion and Management in Fashion" at Varna Free University "Chernorizets Hrabar" is held at the end of each academic year.

5 June 2012
VFU Lecturers and PhD Students Take Part in the 20th International Conference Held by the Network of Institutes and Schools of Public Administration (NISPAcee)

A total of ten papers by representatives of VFU "Chernorizets Hrabar", including two by PhD students at the Department of Administration and Management, were presented at the working sections of the 20th International Conference "Public Administration East and West: Twenty Years of Development", which took place between 20 – 26th May, in Ohrid, the Republic of Macedonia.

4 June 2012
152 Master graduates were awarded their higher education diplomas

152 Master graduates were awarded their higher education diplomas at a ceremony which took place at the European College of Economics and Management. These are the first alumni who did their Master’s degree in one of the 6 joint programmes of the College and Varna Free University "Chernorizets Hrabar".

1 June 2012
Varna Free University Holds a Partners’ Meeting under the Project "RE: ACT – Promoting Tourism: Relating Experience"

On 29th and 30th May at Varna Free University "Chernorizets Hrabar" a partners’ meeting was held under the two-year project "RE: ACT – Promoting Tourism: Relating Experience", in which VFU takes part in its capacity as a partner organisation.

1 June 2012
VFU Student Wins a World Competition against 150 000 Competitors

Dilyan Grigorov, a Master student in “Advertising and Public Relations” at Varna Free University "Chernorizets Hrabar" is going to London at the invitation of The International Institute for Audio Engineering and the world-famous audio engineer Edward Kramer. From 1st to 20th August, together with the living legend of audio engineering, the postgraduate will give lectures at a seminar on issues related to contemporary music sound and audio mixing.

31 May 2012
The International master workshop "Preservation and Revitalization of the Architectural Heritage", organized by the Department of Architecture and Urbanism finished

After two weeks of hard work on real objects – cultural monuments, students and lecturers from three European universities congratulated each other in the Stone Hall of the Palace - Balchik for the exceptional success of the developments that have received awards from Mr Nikolay Angelov, Mayor of the town of Balchik.

30 May 2012
International certificates for 150 Master students at VFU "Chernorizets Hrabar"

The last day of the master class and initiative "Days of Employers 2012" at VFU passed. In his final lectures, the American lecturers Prof. George Vredeveld, Prof. James O'Neill and Prof. Richard McDonald acquainted the Master students with the qualities and characteristics of the modern entrepreneur and the important role of the new Internet platforms, innovations and technologies for business.

29 May 2012
VFU became the first champion in the Cherno More Basketball Amateur League

Yesterday ended the opening season in the league and in the final, the basketball players coached by Margarita Gecheva beat Ludata Banda with a score of 77-60. In the match for the third place Nazdare beat Bull Point with 92-87.

29 May 2012
Economic Growth and the Rules of the Game

With general lecture on "Economic Growth and the Rules of the Game" started the second day of the Master class "Leadership in a Global environment. Global Aspects of International Economic Relations", held at Varna Free University "Chernorizets Hrabar".

28 May 2012
World-famous scientists teach a master class at Varna Free University "Chernorizets Hrabar"

A master class entitled "Leadership in a Global Environment. Global Aspects of International Economic Relations" was started today at Varna Free University "Chernorizets Hrabar". The master class, which involves over 150 Master students, will last three days.

27 May 2012
Representatives of Varna Free University take part in the festive procession celebrating 24th may

Representatives of the academic community, lecturers, students and employees at Varna Free University "Chernorizets Hrabar" took part in the festive procession celebrating the Day of the Bulgarian Enlightenment and Culture and of the Slavonic Alphabet – 24th May.

27 May 2012
Over 450 graduates at the Faculty of Law receive diplomas

The promotion ceremony of the Faculty of Law at Varna Free University "Chernorizets Hrabar" for the official awarding of graduates 2011 with diplomas took place on 23rd May 2012, at 14:00, at Aula Maxima.

27 May 2012
Well-known jurist gives a legal talk in a new lecture room at Varna Free University "Chernorizets Hrabar"

The tenth day of the initiative "Employers’ Days 2012" at VFU "Chernorizets Hrabar" was opened by a lecture entitled "Human Rights and Fundamental Freedoms as a Value of the Democratic Society. The Lawyer’s Role in their Safeguarding".

23 May 2012
Varna Free University awarded two prizes Varna

Varna Free University "Chernorizets Hrabar" was awarded two prizes Varna in the fields of science and higher education at the official ceremony which took place on 22nd May 2012 in the Festival and Congress Centre - Varna.

23 May 2012
INTERARCH 2012 awards for VFU "Chernorizets Hrabar"

Prof. Stancho Vekov, PhD, Arch. from Varna was awarded at the 13th World Triennale of Architecture INTERARCH - Sofia 2012 with the Silver Medal and Diploma of Honour. The international jury of this prestigious forum praised the modern innovative and flexible solutions, the inclusion into the landscape context and the ecological sides of his project for Multifunctional hall with 1300 – 2000 spectator seats in Mezdra.

23 May 2012
Discussions and exhibitions in the halls of Varna Free University "Chernorizets Hrabar"

On 22 May 2012 the rector of VFU "Chernorizets Hrabar" Prof. D.Sc. Anna Nedyalkova opened an exhibition where projects of students who participated in the Fifth International Student’s Workshop on "Island Protection of the Golden Sands resort" were displayed. The students of VFU "Chernorizets Hrabar" with their developments and creative ideas won the first place in the international event.

23 May 2012
On 20 May 2012, the Scratch Day, organized by the Department of Informatics, was held for the second time in Bulgaria

On 20 May 2012, in the Zaria park-hotel, the Scratch Day, organized by the Department of Informatics, was held for the second time in Bulgaria. Over 90 children, parents, teachers, students and lecturers from VFU took part.

23 May 2012
Psychology and management of conflicts

"The Work of the Organisational Psychologist – Expectations of the Manager" was the theme of the discussion which took place today within the initiative "Employers’ Days 2012" at VFU "Chernorizets Hrabar". It was held between Milena Tsolchovska, administrative director of "Interservice Uzunovi" and a Varna Free University graduate and students in Psychology.

21 May 2012
536 graduates from Varna Free University "Chernorizets Hrabar" receive diplomas

A promotion ceremony of the Faculty of International Economics and Administration for awarding diplomas to the students graduating in 2011 took place on 19th May 2012, at 11:00, in Aula Maxima at VFU "Chernorizets Hrabar". The total number of graduates - both from the Bachelor’s and the Master’s programmes of the Faculty of International Economics and Administration – is 536.

21 May 2012
Architect Ryue Nishizawa becomes a member of the Academic forum of Varna Free University "Chernorizets Hrabar"

On 17th and 18th May, Varna Free University "Chernorizets Hrabar" welcomed its long-expected guest – the world renowned architect Ryue Nishizawa – who arrived in Varna after a 19-hour flight from Tokyo. The Japanese master has won the world’s most prestigious award for achievements in architecture. Ryue Nishizawa and Kazuyo Sejima were awarded the Pritzker prize in 2010, exactly on 17th May.

19 May 2012
Initiative "Employers’ Days 2012" continues at Varna Free University "Chernorizets Hrabar"

During the second day of the initiative "Employers’ Days 2012", taking place at VFU "Chernorizets Hrabar", discussions were held between students, lecturers and employers. The participants were mainly interested in the development and the hiring possibilities for specific positions at the respective business organisations.

15 May 2012
President Rossen Plevneliev meets postgraduate students from Varna Free University "Chernorizets Hrabar"

Students doing the Master’s programme in "Advertising and Public Relations" visited high state institutions and public electronic media. The President of the Republic of Bulgaria Rossen Plevneliev met with the postgraduate students doing the Master’s programme in "Advertising and Public Relations in Business Management" at Varna Free University "Chernorizets Hrabar".

15 May 2012
Initiative "Employers’ days 2012" opens at Varna Free University "Chernorizets Hrabar"

Initiative "Employers’ Days 2012" has opened today, 14th May, at 10:15 in the central foyer of Varna Free University "Chernorizets Hrabar", under the motto "Experts and Students – Partnership for Competitiveness". After the opening ceremony Prof. Heinrich Nihaves took part in a meeting with students who are participating in the Erasmus programme.

14 May 2012
The Russian Centre at VFU holds an exhibition entitled "The Female Face of War", dedicated to 9th may

On the 9th May – Victory Day and Europe Day - the Russian Centre held an exhibition entitled "The Female Face of War". The unusual choice of theme caught the interest of students, university lecturers and secondary school students of Russian.

14 May 2012
The 5th May flower festival was opened

It has already become a tradition during the best month of the year – May – the Faculty of Architecture of VFU "Chernorizets Hrabar" to organize a big spring festival. This year partners of the event were the Municipality of Varna - a candidate for European Capital of Culture in 2019 and the Festival and Congress Centre - Varna.

3 May 2012
VFU’s lecturers and students - experts of Friedrich Ebert Foundation

VFU’s lecturers Assoc. Prof. Georgi Kalaglarski, PhD and D.Sc. Milko Petrov were the main mediators of the discussion on "Regional Media - Freedom and Dependence", which took place on 3 May 2012 in the art hall of Radio Varna.

3 May 2012
Official awarding of foreign language certificates

The Foreign Language Teaching Department at VFU solemnly awarded certificates of level of command of foreign language under the European Framework. The Foreign Language Teaching Department at VFU solemnly awarded certificates of level of command of foreign language under the European Framework

27 April 2012
Scientific conference of young researchers launched at VFU

On 27 April 2012, VFU "Chernorizets Hrabar" hosted a Scientific Conference of young researchers on the subject of "Development Strategy for the Bulgarian Economy and Foreign Economic Activity after the Crisis".

27 April 2012
The world famous author of English textbooks and expert in the field of language learning Jeremy Harmer - guest at Varna Free University

Varna Free University met the famous author of educational and methodological literature and expert in the field of language teaching, Prof. Jeremy Harmer. He arrived in Bulgaria by the invitation of publisher "Pearson Longman" and VFU "Chernorizets Hrabar" was his first meeting with colleagues, associates and friends.

25 April 2012
Day of Reading at University

On 23 April - World Book and Copyright Day – the of Foreign Language Teaching Department, the Library at VFU "Chernorizets Hrabar" and the Russian Centre for the third consecutive year organized Day of Reading at the university.

24 April 2012
VFU’s lecturers conducted training sessions during the National Spring Conference of the National Union of Mathematicians in Bulgaria

On 10 and 11 April 2012, during the spring conference of the National Union of Mathematicians in Bulgaria, held in Borovets, the lecturers from the Department of Informatics at VFU "Chernorizets Hrabar" Senior Asst. Prof. Galina Momcheva and Asst. Prof. Veselin Spasov, held training sessions with the lecturers from higher education schools, teachers and outstanding students involved in developments at the Student Institute at Bulgaian Academy of Sciences.

17 April 2012
Official promotion of graduating students from the Faculty of Architecture

On 30 March 2012 in Hall 1 of the Educational and Sports Complex was held an official promotion for awarding diplomas with the study results and the results from the autumn State examination session of academic year 2011/2012. Prof. D.Sc. Anna Nedyalkova, rector of the university delivered an address to the graduating students.

3 April 2012
VFU’s students visited the National Assembly

On 30 March 2012, two students from Varna Free University "Chernorizets Hrabar" major in Law involved in "Student Programme for Legislative Studies" at the National Assembly, namely Pavel Popov and Svetlozar Atev after being invited by the programme managers, attended the Friday's parliamentary control of the National Assembly, due to which they got a realistic notion about the nature and manner in which the MPs through their inquiries exercise control over the executive power.

1 April 2012
Participation of VFU in the Annual Conference "Sustainable Development of the European universities"

At the invitation of the President of the Board of the European Association of Universities for the period from 21 March to 25 March, the rector of VFU Professor D.Sc. Anna Nedyalkova and Professor Theodora Bakardzhieva, PhD, Director of the Institute of Technology, participated in the largest forum for 2012 of EUA - Annual Conference "Sustainable Development of European Universities"", at the University of Warwick, UK

27 March 2012
VFU’s students attended the public debate on "Europe of Solidarity and/or Europe of Selfishness"

On 12 March 2012, the third-year and fourth-year students from VFU "Chernorizets Habar" Pavel Popov, Svetlozar Atev, Monika Vlahovska, Mihail Arnaudov participating in the students’ programme for legislative research at the National Assembly, attended the public debate on the subject of "Europe of Solidarity and / or Europe of Selfishness".

20 March 2012
Seminar on the subject of "Art and Environment" was held at VFU

On 15 March 2012 a Scientific-and-practical seminar on the subject of "Art and Environment" was held in Hall 2 of the Educational and Sports Complex of VFU "Chernorizets Hrabar". It was organized by Prof. Lyubka Ivanova from the major in Fashion and Fashion Management, the Department of Arts, for the students from the Faculty of Architecture.

16 March 2012
"Russia in the Heart of Bulgaria"

The Faculty of Architecture at Chernorizets Hrabar Free University of Varna has started work on an international project called "Russia in the Heart of Bulgaria".

5 March 2012
Procedure on selection of student mobility applicants

On 5 March 2012, VFU’s Boardroom hosted a procedure on the selection of student mobility applicants to work placements under the Erasmus Programme.

5 March 2012
О Shipka!

On Bulgaria’s National Day, 3 March, Faculty of Architecture students and academics, as well as representatives of Chernorizets Hrabar Free University of Varna’s Russian Centre, laid a wreath at Mount Shipka as an expression of gratitude towards every hero who sacrificed his life for the liberation of our country.

5 March 2012
Foreign Language Department holds methodical seminar in association with Pearson Longman Publishing Bulgaria

The Foreign Language Department held a methodical seminar in association with Pearson Publishing Bulgaria, entitled "Practical approaches in foreign language instruction with the help of a PC". The seminar was attended by professors from the Department.

29 February 2012
Varna Free University to launch new speciality entitled "International Sports Politics"

"International Sports Politics" is Varna Free University’s latest speciality, being unique not just for the University, but also nationwide. Its main advantage is its interdisciplinarity, the knowledge instilled belonging to different fields, such as political sciences, law, economics, and PE and sports.

29 February 2012
VFU takes part in Education Application Fair 2012

Varna Free University took part in an education application fair, which officially started on 24 and 25 February 2012 at the Sofia University of Architecture, Civil Engineering and Geodesy. VFU’s participation featured a presentation of the rules for admission into 19 of its BA programmes, including the university’s brand new speciality of Graphic Design.

29 February 2012
Varna Free University announces one-year scholarship competition

A competition for winning a one-year scholarship for next academic year has been announced by Varna Free University. Participation in the competition will entitle 20 future students to free instruction in their preferred speciality, the higher education school announced.

21 February 2012
Man of the year to study at Varna Free University

Stefan Stoychev, Bulgaria’s current Man of the Year has chosen Varna Free University for his future studies, after being proposed by the Board of the University to pursue higher education at Chernorizets Hrabar Free University of Varna with a full scholarship.

8 February 2012
Project by architecture students from VFU entitled "Elderly People’s Centre in Mladost District of Varna" presented at Italy fair

On 28 January 2012, a project entitled "Elderly People’s Centre in Mladost District of Varna", directed by Prof. Massoud Esmailu, PhD, Arch. and developed by students from the Speciality of Architecture at the Faculty of Architecture at Varna Free University, who took part in the 2011 Workshop in Sustainable Architecture, was presented in the Town of Bolzano, Italy.

31 January 2012
Forensic science and report room opens at Chernorizets Hrabar Free University of Varna

The room was officially opened by the Rector, Prof. Anna Nedyalkova, Sc.D. During the opening, Prof. Yonko Kunchev, Sc.D., Head of the Forensic Report MA programme and Aleksandra Angelova, an assistant lecturer in forensic science and reporting, made several demonstrations using electronic microscopes, fingerprints and photo portrait forensic reporting.

24 January 2012
Varna Free University gets third consecutive European Commission award

The European Commission has awarded its HR Excellence in Research Logo to Chernorizets Hrabar Free University of Varna in certification of the university’s significant achievements in the field of scientific research, the HR Logo being the third consecutive European award received by VFU in the last few years.

18 January 2012
Poetess Radost Georgieva presents book Keep my Heart! in Grafit Art Gallery

Poetess Radost Georgieva presented her third poetry book in Varna’s Grafit Gallery on her birthday. The presentation of the book entitled "Keep my heart!" brought together many of Radost’s friends and relatives, as well as a number of poets and poetry lovers from Varna.

12 January 2012
Encouraging tourism: Relating Experience /RE:ACT/

On 12 January 2012, Varna Free University will host a work meeting with tourism representatives under the Encouraging Tourism: Relating Experience /RE:ACT/ Project, as a partner in the same.

11 January 2012
VFU video broadcast on over 2500 Turkish media

The Anatolian Information Agency has made and distributed to over 2500 Turkish media a 9-minute video introducing Chernorizets Hrabar Free University of Varna.

21 December 2011
VFU’s Russian Centre hosts New Year festivities

To keep tradition going, on 19 December 2011, the Varna Free University Russian Centre received its Russian learning guests, this time in the shape of a group of fifth-graders from Konstantin Preslavski Varna High School of Humanities.

20 December 2011
Computer science students from VFU present production at Kid’s Expo 2011

On 17 and 18 December 2011, the Varna Towers Shopping Mall in Varna hosted the presentation of educational games developed by Varna Free University graduates, featuring participation by VFU Computer Science students and professors.

19 December 2011
VFU Academic Board members plant tree in patio of Varna Medical University in celebration of MU Rector’s birthday

On 16 December 2011, a blue Atlas cedar tree was planted in the patio of Varna Medical University as a gift from the Academic Board of Varna Free University in celebration of the birthday of Varna Medical University’s Rector, Prof. Aneliya Klisarova, Sc.D.

19 December 2011
Varna student festivities

An amateur student creative event entitled "Amateur Professionalism Varna 2011" was held in the Palace of Culture and Sports on 1 December 2011. The event is annually organized by the Municipal Directorate for Youth Activities and Sports and student councils from all Varna universities, and held in the eve of the Students’ Day.

02 December 2011
Students cancel demolition order by National Construction Control Regional Directorate

A court jury of three future jurists cancelled a National Construction Control Regional Directorate order for the demolition of a superstructure on a building possessing the status of a cultural monument. The sitting constituted a simulative court session held by Varna Free University students.

28 November 2011
VFU beats Ludata Banda in Cherno More Amateur Basketball League derby

Varna Free University beat Ludata Banda in one of the major derbies of the Cherno More Amateur League. The crowd enjoyed one of the tightest and most close-run matches of the season so far, which VFU won 69-60. VFU’s young team played a very strong game proving Ludata Banda are not undefeatable, thus causing them to suffer their first loss of the season.

28 November 2011
VFU students hold session at Administrative Court

Today, a group of students from Varna Free University have held a court session at Varna Administrative Court as a part of the Court’s Open Doors Day organized annually by its Board.

25 November 2011
VFU hosts forum on new models of Black Sea cooperation and partnership

Scholars, politicians from 8 countries discuss lagging behind of Black Sea countries from average European level. Attendees come up with joint proposal concerning regional partnership and Eastern EU policies.

22 November 2011
Prominent Russian professor delivers lecture to VFU students

Within the framework of the second international academic forum organized by the university under the title "The Black Sea Region: Integration" (19-21 November 2011), Prof., Dr., Arch. Nikita Kostrikin from MARCHI (Moscow Architectural Institute) delivered a lecture to year 5 students from VFU’s Architecture Faculty.

21 November 2011
International conference on Black Sea regional partnership to launch in Varna

The goal of the organizers of the forum in the shape of Chernorizets Hrabar Free University of Varna and Konrad Adenauer Foundation is to integrate EU policies into the development of Black Sea municipalities and countries.

16 November 2011
VFU starts new MA programme in Advertising and Public Relations in Business Management

At 11:11 h on 11 November 2011, Varna Free University commenced instruction in a new MA programme entitled "Advertising and Public Relations in Business Management".

14 November 2011
VFU student takes part in 5th International Pushkin Forum in Moscow

Year 3 International Relations student Yordanka Stoyanova has taken part in the 5th International Pushkin Forum in Moscow. The event brought together representatives of 22 European and Asian countries.

14 November 2011
VFU takes part in First World Festival of Russian in Saint Petersburg

For the first time, a VFU student (Ozlem Sadkova, a Year 3 International Relations student) has been nominated, by the International Association of Teachers of Russian Language and Literature (MAPRYAL) for participation in the final stage of the World Festival of Russian.

11 November 2011
Professor and student to present book about Varna journalism

Starting at 18:00 h on 14 November (Monday), Varna Radio’s art hall will host the premiere of the book "Journalism in Varna in the 1990-2010 period", which will mark the completion of a student project implemented over the last four years under direction from Assoc. Prof. Georgi Kalaglaski, PhD.

10 November 2011
Fashion Design students successfully defend graduation projects

A number of Fashion Design students had their successful graduation in the month of October. The projects were introduced by means of a portfolio and slideshow presentation, followed by a fashion show demonstrating the diversity of the conceptual, creative and designing ideas possessed by the young students.

3 November 2011
Varna Free University continues participation under Learning about Ecotourism /N8URjob/ Project as a partner

Chernorizets Hrabar Free University of Varna has been taking part in the Learning about Ecotourism /N8URjob/ Project as a partner. The project is funded under Lifelong Learning Programme, Grundtvig Funding Programme, Multilateral Projects, and is aimed at improving the level of ecotourism instruction by means of developing a new electronic educational platform.

3 November 2011
Spanish architect holds workshop at Varna Free University

A workshop was held at Varna Free University by Spanish architect Javier Pena on 2 October. The architect, who has been on a visit to Bulgaria with regard to his participation in the Sofia Architectural Week, is among the prominent figures in modern architecture, not only in his own country, but worldwide.

3 November 2011
Varna Free University marks 10th Erasmus Programme anniversary!

Over the last 10 years, Varna Free University has been successfully developing and expanding its bilateral partnerships under Erasmus. Today, our students and academics have access to mobility exchange programmes thanks to our partnerships with 22 academic institutions.

11 Octomber 2011
Prestigious national art forum in Sofia sees another brilliant performance by Fashion Design and Fashion and Fashion Management students from Varna Free University

Since 7 October 2011, the National Centre for Modern Art at 6 Shipka Street in Sofia has been hosting the Second Biennale of Bulgarian Fashion Design.

10 Octomber 2011
Professor George Vredeveld receives honorary degree for contribution to VFU establishment

Prof. George Vredeveld, PhD has become the tenth Doctor Honoris Causa at Varna Free University in acknowledgement of his special contribution to the founding of the higher education institution and the establishment of democratic principles in Bulgarian education.

5 Octomber 2011
Academic year at Chernorizets Hrabar Free University of Varna commences with over 2200 new students

The inaugural ceremony featured the award of a Varna Free University Honorary Degree (Doctor Honoris Causa) to Prof. Ulrich Beck, PhD.

3 Octomber 2011
Varna Free University MA students attend Brussels placement

At the end of September, for the seventh consecutive year, over a period of one week, 65 students from the International Business Project Management international and intervarsity master’s programme, as well as under VFU’s MA programmes.

3 Octomber 2011
Varna Free University presents new Academic Park 2020 Initiative

It combines ideas of higher education harmonization aimed at cohesive, intelligent and sustainable development, in whose framework research and projects are to be implemented.

29 September 2011
Plamena Dimova qualifies for World K-1 Championship in Skopje

Plamena Dimova, a professional world champion, had to compete in the upper К-1 category (52 kg), due to the lack of other competitors in her own category. In her final match, she faced the world muay-thai champion in the same category, Zlatka Dimitrova from Burgas.

27 September 2011
VFU establishes new information technology speciality

From this academic year, the Varna Free University Faculty of International Economics and Administration has been offering a new speciality called "Business Intelligence Systems". It provides instruction for 50 full-time and part-time BA students, courses starting 1 November.

14 September 2011
Dance show marks Nina Kozina’s 60th anniversary

The outstanding artists of the Art Dance Ballet Group performed a fantastic show choreographed and directed by the endowed Nina Kozina, who once again showed her masterclass in modern choreography.

30 August 2011
Varna Free University to start new architectural B.A. and M.A. speciality

"Territorial and Landscape Planning" is the title of a new speciality to be opened at Varna Free University’s Faculty of Architecture. 25 students will be admitted to the speciality, whereas the course will provide a B.A. and M.A. option.

9 August 2011
International Russian Summer Qualification comes to a close

From 1-5 August 2011, Varna Free University hosted an International Summer Qualification Session entitled "Modern Pedagogical Techniques in Teaching Russian as a Foreign Language". The summer school session took place for a third year in a row within the framework of an international project co-organised by VFU and the Russian World Fund.

8 August 2011
VFU to host international workshop in Sustainable Architecture

An international workshop in sustainable architecture will be held by Varna Free University for a fourth year in a row. The event will close 31 July, Sunday. Architect Masood Esmaillu, Prof., PhD, from Venice University of Architecture, will be the main lecturer at the forum, VFU representatives announced.

29 July 2011
Varna Free University professors take part in 12th European Congress of Psychology in Istanbul

During the Forum, the Bulgarian delegation met prominent scholars in the field of psychology, exchanging ideas on the main trends in psychological research. In the most significant of the meetings, the Bulgarian scholars met world-renowned social psychologist Philip Zimbardo, PhD from the USA.

13 July 2011
Exhibition by VFU architecture students visits Sofia

The project has drawn great attention at the start of yet another VFU event taking place at the Central Office of Bulgarian Architects at 18:00 h on 18 July (Monday).

13 July 2011

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