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Bulgarian Students with Higher Academic Scores Since 2009

Bulgarian students have made considerable improvements in their achievements in reading, mathematics, and sciences from 2009 on.

Society » Education | December 3, 2013, Tuesday // 18:06 | Viewed: 1490

Over 40% of Students in Bulgaria Study Law, Administration, Economics

Nearly half of the students in Bulgaria are studying programs in the spheres of law, economics, and administration, according to a department head at the Education Ministry.

Society » Education | December 1, 2013, Sunday // 16:34 | Viewed: 2126

Private Universities in Bulgaria to Receive State Subsidies as of 2014

The draft higher education strategy 2014-2020 of Bulgaria's Ministry of Education and Science envisages state budget subsidies for private universities.

Society » Education | November 29, 2013, Friday // 14:53 | Viewed: 1688

Sofia University Marks 125th Anniversary, Honors Patron

Days after its blockade was partially lifted, the oldest high education institution in Bulgaria Sofia University St Kliment Ohridski, marks on November 25, 125 years since its establishment

Society » Education | November 25, 2013, Monday // 08:29 | Viewed: 6850

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: 1380

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: 1453

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: 1073

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: 1488

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: 1846

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: 2054

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: 1264

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: 1652

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: 2533

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: 1787

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: 2348

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: 1188

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: 2690

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: 2425

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: 1810

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: 2016

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: 1459
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