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Sofia University "St. Kliment Ohridski"

#801-1000
<2K
Public
High
19,494
1,679
1,066

Overview

The University of Sofia (St. Kliment Ohridski) or simply Sofia University (Софийски университет, Св. Климент Охридски“, Sofiyski Universitet, Sv. Kliment Ohridski“) is the oldest higher education institution in Bulgaria, founded on 1 October 1888. The edifice of the university was constructed between 1924 and 1934 with the financial support of the brothers Evlogi Georgiev and Hristo Georgiev.

The university has 16 faculties and three departments, where over 21,000 students receive their education. In addition, it also disposes of a university library, a university press, a computer centre, a sports centre and several other structures. The current rector is Anastas Gerdzhikov.

Sofia University has been consistently ranked as the top university in Bulgaria according to national and international rankings, and is constant among the best world universities according to QS World University Rankings.

University Highlights

Total students - 19,494

38%
62%

International students - 1,066

41%
59%

Total faculty staff - 1,679

8
1671

Total students - 19,494

38%
62%

International students - 1,066

41%
59%

Total faculty staff - 1,679

1671
8

Undergraduate Program

< 2,000
2,000 - 4,000

Postgraduate Program

< 2,000
4,000 - 6,000
The fees above are an indicative annual course fee in US dollars. Please note that course fees will vary. Always check the exact cost of the program and bear in mind likely additional expenses.
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