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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: 1766

Bulgarian Students Win 5 Medals at 44th International Physics Olympiad

Bulgaria won a total of five medals, including one gold, at the 44th International Olympiad in Physics in Copenhagen.

Society » Education | July 15, 2013, Monday // 13:15 | Viewed: 2015

Bulgaria's Academy of Sciences Awards Honorary Degree to Steve Hanke

The Bulgarian Academy of Sciences, BAS, has awarded the honorary title of Doctor Honoris Causa to Professor Steve Hanke, a renowned economis and the architect of Bulgaria's currency board regime.

Society » Education | July 15, 2013, Monday // 10:06 | Viewed: 1234

Bulgarian Students Grab 72 Cups in International Math Contest

Bulgaria has won 72 cups in the International Mathematics Competition 2013 for school students held in the Black Sea city of Burgas.

Society » Education | July 10, 2013, Wednesday // 17:12 | Viewed: 2322

Bulgarian Academy of Sciences to Award Doctor Honorary Degree to Top Economist Steve Hanke

The Bulgarian Academy of Sciences, BAS, has awarded the honorary title of Doctor Honoris Causa to Professor Steve Hanke, a renowned economis and the architect of Bulgaria's currency board regime.

Society » Education | July 10, 2013, Wednesday // 13:12 | Viewed: 1111

Bulgarian Schoolboy is Google 2013 Finalist

A Bulgarian 15-year-old boy from the Black Sea city of Varna is among the finalists at the prestigious Science Fair Google 2013.

Society » Education | June 12, 2013, Wednesday // 18:39 | Viewed: 1453

Mix-Up Emerges in Teaching Minority Languages in Bulgaria

The Turkish, the Armenian, and the Hebrew languages have been included as compulsory electives for children from these minorities in Bulgaria, in grades 1 – 8.

Society » Education | June 3, 2013, Monday // 10:06 | Viewed: 1910

Bulgaria's New Education Minister: Children Should Start School at 4

Children should start school at the age of four, according to Bulgaria’s new Education Minister, Aneliya Klisarova.

Society » Education | June 1, 2013, Saturday // 14:19 | Viewed: 1691

How to get the most out of your stay in Bulgaria?

Earn an US accredited EMBA while working in the country

Society » Education | May 29, 2013, Wednesday // 13:20 | Viewed: 1514

Bulgarian High School Seniors Sit for Matriculation Exam

A total of 62 000 students from across Bulgaria are sitting Tuesday for their obligatory matriculation in Bulgarian language and literature.

Society » Education | May 21, 2013, Tuesday // 09:27 | Viewed: 3168

Sofia University Advances in Academic Performance Ranking

The Sofia University "St. Kliment Ohridski" ranks 788th in the University Ranking by Academic Performance (URAP) for 2012/2013 which evaluates the top 2000 higher education institutions in the world.

Society » Education | May 14, 2013, Tuesday // 18:07 | Viewed: 2294

Bulgaria Education Minister Vows New Job for Harlem Shake Teacher

Bulgaria's caretaker Education Minister has vowed to find a job for Hristo Danev, the teacher who was dismissed after doing the Harlem Shake dance with his students in the school yard.

Society » Education | March 22, 2013, Friday // 21:00 | Viewed: 1324

Bulgarian Govt to Decide Fate of Embattled Harlem Shake Teacher

Bulgaria's Education Minister will have to decide the fate of Hristo Danev, the teacher who was recently dismissed after performing the Harlem Shake dance with his students in the school yard.

Society » Education | March 22, 2013, Friday // 14:12 | Viewed: 1216

Turkey Lifts 'Embargo' on Bulgarian College Diplomas

Turkey's Council of Higher Education has lifted the "embargo" on Bulgarian college diplomas.

Society » Education | March 21, 2013, Thursday // 09:04 | Viewed: 3653

Bulgarian Turks: Revival Process Should Be Included in Schoolbooks

The former Bulgarian Communist's regime attempt to forcefully assimilate Bulgarian Muslims, known and the "Revival Process", should be included in the country's history schoolbooks, according to the ethnic Turkish Movement for Rights and Freedoms (DPS).

Society » Education | March 17, 2013, Sunday // 11:29 | Viewed: 7264

Bulgarian UNESCO Chief to Receive Doctor Honoris Causa Degree of Laval University

UNESCO Director-General, Bulgarian Irina Bokova, will be awarded the honorary degree of Doctor Honoris Causa by the Laval University in Quebec, Canada.

Society » Education | February 28, 2013, Thursday // 09:38 | Viewed: 1293

Bulgarian Students Rebel against University Fee Hikes

Over 700 students from the University of National and World Economy (UNWE) in Bulgaria's capital Sofia have rallied against a 33% increase in their tuition fees.

Society » Education | February 27, 2013, Wednesday // 17:23 | Viewed: 1413

Sofia University Students Protest Fee Hike

Students from the Sofia University St. Kliment Ohridski are staging a protest Wednesday afternoon against a planned fee hike.

Society » Education | February 27, 2013, Wednesday // 11:18 | Viewed: 1280

Bulgaria's Corrupt Science Fund to Undergo Total Repair

Six members of Bulgaria's notorious Science Fund have resigned and more are on their way, announced new Science and Education Minister Stefan Vodenicharov.

Society » Education | February 12, 2013, Tuesday // 19:57 | Viewed: 1358

FinMin: Bulgarian Teachers to Get Higher Salaries by End Feb

The raise of the salaries of teachers at Bulgarian public schools will take place by the end of February, announced Bulgarian Minister of Finance Simeon Djankov Saturday.

Society » Education | February 9, 2013, Saturday // 15:12 | Viewed: 1489

Bulgaria with Worse Literacy Rate than Kyrgyzstan, Tonga

Bulgaria's Center for Demographic Policy (CDP) has compiled a ranking of the absurdities in the sphere of science for the new Minister of Education, Science, and Youth Stefan Vodenicharov.

Society » Education | February 4, 2013, Monday // 13:30 | Viewed: 5228
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