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Bulgaria Plans to Double Education, Research Spending by 2020

The Bulgarian government is developing a strategy that will see funds for education and research doubled by 2020.

Society » Education | November 21, 2013, Thursday // 18:40 | Viewed: 1321

Bulgarian Student Protesters Demand Educational Reforms

The Bulgarian Student Occupation movement has issued a declaration with which it proposes new policies in the education sector.

Society » Education | November 9, 2013, Saturday // 18:29 | Viewed: 1382

Bulgaria to Restructure Notorious Science Fund

The Bulgarian cabinet will close the Research Fund unit at the Ministry of Education and will create a new agency to control money for science.

Society » Education | November 7, 2013, Thursday // 16:35 | Viewed: 1031

Bulgaria to Reduce School Dropout Rate below 11% by 2020

Bulgaria's government has adopted a strategy on reducing the share of school droputs.

Society » Education | October 30, 2013, Wednesday // 15:34 | Viewed: 1412

Sofia Hosts British Education Exhibition

Visitors of Education UK fair, which will be held in Bulgarian capital Sofia, will have the opportunity to understand how to apply to universities in the UK.

Society » Education | October 30, 2013, Wednesday // 13:33 | Viewed: 1741

138 Syrian Refugee Children Start Studying Bulgarian

Over 138 Syrian children in immigration centers are beginning to study Bulgarian language, according to the Minister of Education, Aneliya Klisarova.

Society » Education | October 20, 2013, Sunday // 10:59 | Viewed: 1959

Bulgarian Academy of Sciences Celebrates 144th Anniversary

The research potential of the Bulgarian Academy of Sciences is a vital resource for the country, stated BAS chair Stefan Vodenicharov at the Monday celebration of the institution's 144th anniversary.

Society » Education | October 14, 2013, Monday // 12:12 | Viewed: 1203

Bulgaria’s Sofia Univeristy Opens Innovation Lab

Students from Sofia University St. Kliment Ohridski’s Faculty of Mathematics and Informatics (FMI) will improve their skills using cutting edge technology.

Society » Education | October 3, 2013, Thursday // 17:32 | Viewed: 1600

Bulgaria's Ex-Finance Minister Djankov Appointed Rector of Private University in Moscow

The Board of Directors of the private Moscow-based university the New Economic School (NES, also known as the Russian Economic School) has approved Simeon Djankov, former Bulgarian Finance Minister and Deputy Prime Minister, as Rector.

Society » Education | October 2, 2013, Wednesday // 08:51 | Viewed: 2414

L'Oreal, UNESCO Launch 4th 'For Women in Science' Program in Bulgaria

L'Oreal Bulgaria and UNESCO's fellowship program "For Women in Science" has been launched for the fourth time in Bulgaria.

Society » Education | October 1, 2013, Tuesday // 13:10 | Viewed: 1728

Bulgaria’s Sofia University Plans to Open High School

Sofia city hall will partner with Sofia University St. Kliment Ohridski on a project for a new high school.

Society » Education | September 27, 2013, Friday // 18:18 | Viewed: 2211

Sofia University Celebrates 125th Anniversary

Bulgaria's oldest university, Sofia University St. Kliment Ohridski, celebrates its 125th anniversary on Friday.

Society » Education | September 27, 2013, Friday // 13:11 | Viewed: 1146

Bulgaria to Get EU Funding Specially Allocated to Education

Bulgaria is about to win EU funding specially allocated to education in the next programming period, according to Prime Minister Plamen Oresharski.

Society » Education | September 23, 2013, Monday // 14:57 | Viewed: 2629

Bulgaria's First Smart Classroom Opens in Sofia

The first ever smart classroom in Bulgaria was opened in Sofia Wednesday by the mayor of the city Yordanka Fandakova in "Fr?d?ric Joliot-Curie" highschool.

Society » Education | September 18, 2013, Wednesday // 19:24 | Viewed: 2343

Bulgarian PM: College Education Is State of Mind

College education is not a quantity of knowledge, but a state of mind, says Bulgarian Prime Minister, Plamen Oresharski.

Society » Education | September 16, 2013, Monday // 12:13 | Viewed: 1727

Bulgaria Marks Official Start of School Year

About 63 500 kids are starting school for the first time in Bulgaria on Monday, September 16th, 2013, which is the official first day of the academic year.

Society » Education | September 16, 2013, Monday // 08:11 | Viewed: 1948

Bulgarian Govt Pledges Better Conditions for Teachers

Bulgaria's Education Minister, Aneliya Klisarova, pledged better work conditions for Bulgarian teachers and higher State stipends for college students pursuing teaching degrees.

Society » Education | September 15, 2013, Sunday // 11:14 | Viewed: 1408

Only 3% of Teachers in Bulgaria under 30 Years – Education Minister

Bulgarian Education Minister Aneliya Klisarova has cautioned that a mere 3% of teachers in the country are below 30 years of age, adding that is important to make the teaching profession attractive for young people.

Society » Education | September 5, 2013, Thursday // 16:27 | Viewed: 3090

New Deputy Education Minister to Be Appointed in Bulgaria

A new Deputy Minister of Education is to be appointed in Bulgaria by August 26, Education Minister Aneliya Klisarova said Wednesday.

Society » Education | August 21, 2013, Wednesday // 17:24 | Viewed: 1045

Bulgaria's Top University Placed 610th in Intl Web Ranking

Bulgaria's oldest university, Sofia University St Kliment Ohridski, has been ranked 610th in a new international web ranking for universities.

Society » Education | August 16, 2013, Friday // 15:34 | Viewed: 2277

11 Schools in Bulgaria to Close in September, 34 others At Risk

A total of 11 schools in Bulgaria will be closed in September and some 34 other face the threat of closure, according to the Bulgarian Teachers Trade Union.

Society » Education | August 4, 2013, Sunday // 16:15 | Viewed: 1765
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