When the first institution of higher education – Sofia University ‘St Kliment Ohridski’– was founded in Bulgaria in 1888, Philosophy was among its first fields of study. In 1951 there was established the Faculty of Philosophy and History with its three major departments: Philosophy, History and Pedagogy. In 1972 a separate Faculty of History was formed, and the remaining two departments of Philosophy and Pedagogy, as well as the newly established department of Psychology formed the Faculty of Philosophy. In 1986 Pedagogy was organized as a separate faculty. In the same year a new department joined the Faculty of Philosophy, and that was Political science.Read More →

For the academic 2017/2018 year candidates submit their official application documents as follows: In person or via a representative during the period from 17.07.2017 till 19.07.2017 and from 28.08.2017 till 08.09.2017  In this case applicants submit the following documents: 1. Application form. 2. Recognition of the diploma is required if it is aquired in a foreign higher education institution. The procedure is explaned HERE. Please have in mind that the procedure takes at least two months or more and it should have already started before you apply for a master’s programme at Sofia University. If you have your diploma recognized by the Sofia University, please submit theRead More →

Foreign citizens of Bulgarian nationality, citizens of the EU member countries or of a country, party to the Agreement on the European Economic Area (EEA) and of the Swiss Confederation can apply for training subsidized by the state and/ or for paid form. All other foreign applicants apply to study under Art. 95, Para 8 of the Higher Education Act and pay tuition fees which, for the state high academic institutions, are determined annually by the Council of Ministers in euro/ the equivalent in levs according to exchange rate 1,95583/. Annual tuition fees for places subsidized by the country and for foreign students for theRead More →

The Faculty of Philosophy in Sofia University “St. Kliment Ohridski” is open in offering different programmes and forms of study to all candidates who meet the following requirements: 1. To have completed higher education with Bachelor’s or Master’s degree awarded. If the applicant’s Diploma is acquired from a foreign educational institution, it must be recognized with the purpose of obtaining access to further education within the higher education system of Sofia University ‘St. Kliment Ohridski’. Information how to do this can be found HERE 2. The average grade of the applicant’s Diploma for higher education (BA / BSc degree) to be no less than theRead More →

The entrance examinations will be held between 09.09.2017 and 14.09.2017 The precise schedule will be published here in June. Exams are held for all state subsidized programmes  and for a large number of paid programmes. They are varied in form – written and oral, interview or test. The form of examination can be found in the description of each specific programme. Only candidates for paid form in Master’s programmes in Philosophy and Rhetoric may be accepted directly based on their documents. Full description of the application procedures can be found HERE    Read More →

Submit your complete application package personally in room 63, 3rd floor, South wing, Rectorate (1504 Sofia, 15 Tsar Osvoboditel Blvd.) from 28.08.2017 till 08.09.2017 Entrance examination dates will be held from 09.09.2017  till 14.09.2017 Rector’s order with a list of admitted candidates for state subsidized places is expected by 26.09.2017 Register if you are in this list from  27.09.2017 till 29.09.2017 Rector’s order with a list of admitted candidates for paid form, students with foreign diplomas and state subsidy vacancies is expected by 06.10.2017 Register if you are in this list from 09.10.2017 till 11.10.2017    Read More →