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Every 10th Bulgarian High School Graduate Studies Abroad - Report

Bulgaria's Education Ministry has certified over 6 000 diplomas of students who just graduated from high school out of a total of 65 000 graduating seniors across the country.

Society » Education | August 19, 2011, Friday // 14:55 | Viewed: 2719

Bulgarian Universities Obtain Right to Evaluate Foreign Diplomas

The Members of the Bulgarian Parliament granted Thursday Bulgarian colleges and universities the right to evaluate and validate diplomas from foreign schools.

Society » Education | July 28, 2011, Thursday // 16:53 | Viewed: 2311

Bulgarian Govt Bestows Fall Break on Students

Bulgaria's Cabinet has decided that in addition to winter, spring, and summer breaks, students in the country should also have a fall break.

Society » Education | July 20, 2011, Wednesday // 17:47 | Viewed: 1810

Bulgarian Education Ministry with Major Overhaul to Counter Illiteracy

About eighty thousand Bulgarians cannot read or write, according to Education Minister, Sergey Ignatov.

Society » Education | July 18, 2011, Monday // 13:37 | Viewed: 2034

Bulgarian Student Team Ranked 2nd at Prestigious Math Contest

A group of Bulgarian students has been ranked second at a prestigious international math contest for students age fourteen and younger.

Society » Education | July 18, 2011, Monday // 11:54 | Viewed: 2334

Bulgarian Govt Fires Head of Agrarian Academy, Opposition Cries Foul

Bulgaria's PM Boyko Borisov released the president of the national Agrarian Academy, Prof.

Society » Education | June 28, 2011, Tuesday // 17:55 | Viewed: 1714

Bulgarian PM: Religious Classes Should Be Compulsory

Bulgaria's Prime Minister, Boyko Borisov, declared Saturday he supports making religious education in schools mandatory.

Society » Education | June 25, 2011, Saturday // 13:05 | Viewed: 3241

Bulgaria Mulls Integrating More Roma Kids to 'White' Schools

Bulgaria's Education Ministry considers introducing an obligatory minimal percentage of Roma children for each school in the country.

Society » Education | June 24, 2011, Friday // 10:27 | Viewed: 2208

Bulgaria's Cabinet Mulls Reinstating High-School Military Training

Military Training can be soon included in Bulgaria's high-school curriculum as an elective, according to Defense Minister, Anyu Angelov.

Society » Education | June 14, 2011, Tuesday // 16:20 | Viewed: 1777

Future Bulgarian Journalists Have No Clue Who Churchill Was

The students of the Journalism and Mass Communications Department of Sofia University "St.

Society » Education | June 10, 2011, Friday // 20:32 | Viewed: 3456

L'Oreal, UNESCO Launch 2nd 'For Women in Science' Program in Bulgaria

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

Society » Education | June 10, 2011, Friday // 15:48 | Viewed: 2149

Chinese Teaching Conference Kicks Off in Bulgaria

An international conference on Chinese language teaching was launched Friday in Bulgaria's capital Sofia.

Society » Education | June 3, 2011, Friday // 13:52 | Viewed: 1716

Bulgaria to Eliminate Official Recognition of Foreign Diplomas

Bulgaria is to gradually eliminate officials recognition of diplomas issued by foreign colleges and universities, Education Minister, Sergey Ignatov, told representatives of Bulgarian media in Brussels.

Society » Education | May 31, 2011, Tuesday // 17:54 | Viewed: 2626

Bulgarian Govt Inflates University Admission Numbers

Bulgaria's government has decided to swell the number of university students to be admitted in the fall of 2011 by 5 309.

Society » Education | May 18, 2011, Wednesday // 15:05 | Viewed: 2150

Struggling Bulgarian Science Academy Boasts 1000 Innovation Projects in 2010

The Bulgarian Academy of Sciences, which barely survived an attempt by the Borisov Cabinet to shut it down in 2010, has announced it had over 1000 innovations projects last year.

Society » Education | May 16, 2011, Monday // 17:56 | Viewed: 2069

Half of Bulgaria's Prospective University Students Apply Abroad

Some 80 000 Bulgarian students currently study abroad, primarily in the EU, according to data presented at an education forum in Sofia Monday.

Society » Education | May 9, 2011, Monday // 21:10 | Viewed: 5329

Bulgarian Schools Abroad Renew Hopes for State Funding

The Bulgarian Ministry of Education must work on a bill which will legalize Bulgarian schools abroad, participants in the Bulgarian Schools Forum insisted.

Society » Education | May 2, 2011, Monday // 12:10 | Viewed: 2994

Sanctions Loom for Organizers of Bulgaria's GERB School Propaganda Event

The Education Ministry has launched a probe in the school contest which stirred outrage in Bulgaria over accusations it had been a political propaganda event.

Society » Education | April 19, 2011, Tuesday // 13:58 | Viewed: 1650

Bulgaria's GERB MP Apologizes for Propaganda Blunder

The Member of the Parliament from the ruling GERB party, Krasimira Simeonova, has issued an official apology to residents of the town of Peshtera over her organizing a school contest blamed to be a propaganda event.

Society » Education | April 19, 2011, Tuesday // 09:40 | Viewed: 1791

Anglo-American School in Sofia Boasts New Eco Building

The Anglo-American school in the Bulgarian capital Sofia held Tuesday the groundbreaking ceremony of a unique environmentally-sensitive building project, the school announced in a press release.

Society » Education | April 12, 2011, Tuesday // 15:23 | Viewed: 2578

Bulgaria’s Sofia University Wins Back Botanical Garden

Sofia University "St Kliment Ohridski", Bulgaria's largest and oldest higher education institution, has won back its right to manage its the Botanical Garden in the coastal town of Balchik.

Society » Education | April 6, 2011, Wednesday // 11:35 | Viewed: 2761
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