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Minister Vows to Develop Bulgarian Universities along Western Lines

Bulgarian universities must become "free communities" with strict rules but without unnecessary formality, according to Education Minister Sergey Ignatov.

Society » Education | March 26, 2010, Friday // 18:48 | Viewed: 1438

Bulgarian Academy of Sciences Will Elect New Institute Bosses

The Bulgarian Academy of Sciences has confirmed that it will soon mount elections for new heads of all its institutes.

Society » Education | March 23, 2010, Tuesday // 13:55 | Viewed: 1244

Bulgaria NRA Chief Proposes High School Tax Lessons

Bulgaria's National Revenue Agency Executive Director, Krasimir Stefanov, has proposed for 'tax literacy' lessons to be introduced into Bulgarian high schools.

Society » Education | March 22, 2010, Monday // 17:50 | Viewed: 1434

Bulgarians Voice Strong Support for Academy of Sciences - Poll

The Bulgarian Academy of Sciences (BAS) should not be closed, but needs to undergo a serious reform, according to a poll of the National Center for Study of Public Opinion (NZIOM).

Society » Education | March 22, 2010, Monday // 12:51 | Viewed: 1326

Bulgaria Minister Hands Over Finance Reins for One Day

Bulgaria Deputy PM and Finance Minister has welcomed student Tsvetelina Hristova to take over his duties for a day.

Society » Education | March 22, 2010, Monday // 12:50 | Viewed: 1529

Oxbridge Educational Recruiters Make First Bulgaria Visit

Representatives of some of the world's largest universities are coming to Bulgaria to present their institutions, with Oxford and Cambridge making their debut visit.

Society » Education | March 19, 2010, Friday // 18:25 | Viewed: 2616

Bulgaria's Young Scientists Favor 'Science Academy' University

The Young Scientists' Association has declared itself in favor of reforming the Bulgarian Academy of Scientists to engage its scholars in teaching.

Society » Education | March 1, 2010, Monday // 18:33 | Viewed: 1662

New Law to Boost Competition among Bulgaria Universities

A new set of measures including mergers of higher education institutions has been designed to increase the competition among Bulgarian universities.

Society » Education | February 26, 2010, Friday // 18:56 | Viewed: 1682

Bulgaria Launches SOS Save Education Campaign

Bulgaria launched Sunday the campaign under the motto "SOS - Save Education" where college students and citizens will give proposals for the secondary education reform.

Society » Education | February 21, 2010, Sunday // 12:59 | Viewed: 2164

Bulgaria Academy of Sciences Demands Education Minister Ousting

The Bulgarian Academy of Sciences (BAS) demands the resignation of Education Minister, Sergey Ignatov, for misleading and misinforming the public.

Society » Education | February 2, 2010, Tuesday // 19:11 | Viewed: 1593

Bankruptcy Looms for Bulgaria Academy of Sciences

The Bulgarian Academy of Sciences (BAS) is near bankruptcy, the BAS Chair Nikola Sabotinov said Monday.

Society » Education | February 1, 2010, Monday // 16:16 | Viewed: 1611

Petya Evtimova Becomes Bulgaria Deputy Education Minister

Petya Evtimova was appointed Wednesday Bulgaria's new Deputy Education Minister by the Ministry's Head, Sergey Ignatov.

Society » Education | January 27, 2010, Wednesday // 13:52 | Viewed: 2323

Bulgaria Academy of Sciences Plans to Create Own University

The Bulgarian Academy of Sciences (BAS) is planning to establish their own university, the BAS President, Nikola Sabotinov, informs.

Society » Education | January 25, 2010, Monday // 16:43 | Viewed: 1488

Bulgaria Education Minister Calls for University Cooperation Agreements

Sergey Ignatov, Bulgaria's Education Minister, has proposed that the Bulgarian Academy of Sciences (BAS) should negotiate framework agreements for cooperation with Bulgarian universities.

Society » Education | January 20, 2010, Wednesday // 14:01 | Viewed: 1391

Bulgarian Scientists Propose Unified Accreditation System

Bulgaria's National Evaluation and Accreditation Agency has come up with a plan for a unified university accreditation system.

Society » Education | January 14, 2010, Thursday // 19:01 | Viewed: 1666

Redundant Bulgarian Scientists Get BGN 3,8 M in Compensations

Bulgaria's government has provided a total of BGN 3,8 M for the compensations of 500 members of the Bulgarian Academy of Sciences who have been made redundant.

Society » Education | January 8, 2010, Friday // 19:20 | Viewed: 2335

Education Minister: Bulgaria to Have 3-Year Bachelor's Degrees

Bulgarian higher education institutions are going to introduce three-year Bachelor's degrees over the next five years.

Society » Education | January 8, 2010, Friday // 16:35 | Viewed: 2673

The Bulgaria 2009 Review: Education

New Bulgarian Government Embarks on Reforms

Society » Education | December 30, 2009, Wednesday // 07:45 | Viewed: 1704

Dedicated Bulgarian Teachers Receive 'Deserved' 13th Salary

Teachers are the only Bulgarian public sector employees who are to receive an end-of-year bonus salary, Sergey Ignatov, Minister of Education, has announced on Saturday.

Society » Education | December 19, 2009, Saturday // 12:42 | Viewed: 2619

Bulgarian Scientists Develop Miniature Robot Football Teams

Bulgarian scientists are currently developing football teams of miniature robots, Roman Zahariev, from the Central Laboratory of Mechatronics and Instrumentation, stated in Varna Thursday.

Society » Education | December 17, 2009, Thursday // 14:43 | Viewed: 3460

Bulgarian State Budget Will Fund Sports Schools Development

The Bulgarian government has on Wednesday approved changes in the Law on Physical Education and Sports, whereby the construction and renovation of sports facilities will be financed by the state budget and the Bulgarian Sports Lotto.

Society » Education | December 16, 2009, Wednesday // 16:50 | Viewed: 1967
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