Society » Education

Bulgaria: Will Masks Become Mandatory at School?

An order for additional anti-epidemic measures is expected in schools across the country. It will oblige teachers and all students above the primary school to wear protective masks at school. At the moment, they are only recommended.

Society » Education | October 8, 2021, Friday // 09:44 | Viewed: 2520

Where are Bulgarian Students Looking to Study?

Early applications for the Netherlands increase 80%. Belgium is becoming a preferred destination, interest in the United States is growing

Society » Education | October 6, 2021, Wednesday // 23:53 | Viewed: 3453

Bulgaria: Four Times More Quarantined Students Since Beginning of School Year

The number of quarantined students has quadrupled since the beginning of the school year. This was announced by the Minister of Education Nikolay Denkov.

Society » Education | October 5, 2021, Tuesday // 18:53 | Viewed: 2473

Bulgarian Educational Platform - Among the Best in Europe?

The closure of schools due to the pandemic has become one of the most discussed issues that has divided parents. Is distance learning effective enough? Are there suitable online materials for it?

Society » Education | October 1, 2021, Friday // 15:12 | Viewed: 2461

Bulgaria: The COVID-19 Pandemic and Brexit have not Reduced Interest in Education Abroad

The pandemic of COVID-19 and the withdrawal of Great Britain from the European Union (EU) have not reduced the interest of Bulgarian high school graduates in higher education abroad, a Dnevnik inspection showed before the new academic year starting today.

Society » Education | October 1, 2021, Friday // 14:52 | Viewed: 2933

Demand for Student Loans in Bulgaria Lowers over High Interest Rates

In 11 years, less than half of the amount of the guaranteed student loans have been reimbursed to the state.

Society » Education | September 28, 2021, Tuesday // 13:37 | Viewed: 1968

Number of Students Willing to Study Abroad Dwindling - Bulgarian Education Ministry

The Education Ministry said here on Friday that its National Centre for Information and Documentation is authenticating fewer Bulgarian secondary education diplomas for the purpose of studying abroad.

Society » Education | September 24, 2021, Friday // 18:39 | Viewed: 4279

Schools not Observing Anti-Epidemic Measures Will Be Closed - Ministry of Education

The Ministry of Educaion and Science  will close schools where  the anti-epidemic measures are not observed,stated  Minister of Education Nikolay Denkov.

Society » Education | September 21, 2021, Tuesday // 11:18 | Viewed: 1902

Attendance in Person at Most Universities in Bulgaria

Today marked the beginning of the new academic year at the University of National and World Economy. It started for over 16,000 students, of whom 4,000 were freshmen.

Society » Education | September 20, 2021, Monday // 19:58 | Viewed: 2309

Start of School Year in Bulgaria

President Rumen Radev welcomed the students and teachers on the first day of school at Hristo Smirnenski primary school in Pazardzhik.

Society » Education | September 15, 2021, Wednesday // 10:51 | Viewed: 2050

Top 7 Universities in Bulgaria

Bulgaria is a lovely country for both tourists and international students who want to further their education.

Society » Education | September 11, 2021, Saturday // 14:49 | Viewed: 11851

Bulgaria: Students up to 4th Grade will be Without Masks in Class

Students up to and including 4th grade will not wear masks during class. Masks will also not be mandatory for pre-school children in schools. However, classrooms will need to be ventilated at least twice an hour for at least one minute.

Society » Education | September 8, 2021, Wednesday // 13:58 | Viewed: 2022

Bulgaria: Vacations and Exams in the New School Year

The Ministry of Education has announced graduation dates and non-school days. The compulsory state matriculation exams will be held on May 18 and May 20, 2022, at the end of the upcoming school year. Optional exams will be between May 26 and June 3, 2022.

Society » Education | September 1, 2021, Wednesday // 14:53 | Viewed: 3491

7 Best English Speaking Countries in Europe

The English language is arguably the most important language in the world.

Society » Education | August 30, 2021, Monday // 21:18 | Viewed: 7830

Bulgarian Education Minister: School Year will Begin in Person Where Possible

“In recent days, we have repeatedly explained that our main concern is maximum face-to-face training with healthy teachers because otherwise there is no way to do face-to-face training.” This was said by the Minister of Education Prof. Nikolay Denkov.

Society » Education | August 30, 2021, Monday // 17:00 | Viewed: 2387

Mass COVID-19 Testing at Schools if 90% of Parents Give Consent

Schoolgoers will be tested for Covid-19 at least once a week free of charge, provided the parents of no less than 90% of the children in a given school give their consent, the Ministry of Education has announced.

Society » Education | August 27, 2021, Friday // 08:00 | Viewed: 2122

Sofia Municipality Announced 1891 Additional Spaces for Nurseries and Kindergartens

Sofia Municipality announces 1891 additional vacancies in independent nurseries, kindergartens and preparatory groups in schools for which parents have the opportunity to apply for their children

Society » Education | August 23, 2021, Monday // 16:09 | Viewed: 2087

Bulgarian Children Participated in Video Conference with International Space Station

On July 26, Bulgarian children and students talked live with the astronauts aboard the International Space Station.

Society » Education | July 27, 2021, Tuesday // 10:14 | Viewed: 2359

Survey: Over 70% of Staff is Vaccinated in only 4% of Schools in Bulgaria

Over 70% of the staff has been vaccinated against COVID-19 in only 4% of the schools in Bulgaria.

Society » Education | July 8, 2021, Thursday // 10:13 | Viewed: 3382

How to Stay Calm While Studying for Exams

It’s no secret that exams can be stressful.

Society » Education | June 26, 2021, Saturday // 10:34 | Viewed: 2324

Teachers Union Leader: Bulgarian Education System Did Well during the Pandemic

The Bulgarian education system did extremely well during the pandemic, according to the leader of the Union of Bulgarian Teachers, Yanka Takeva.

Society » Education | June 25, 2021, Friday // 17:45 | Viewed: 2559
Bulgaria news Novinite.com (Sofia News Agency - www.sofianewsagency.com) is unique with being a real time news provider in English that informs its readers about the latest Bulgarian news. The editorial staff also publishes a daily online newspaper "Sofia Morning News." Novinite.com (Sofia News Agency - www.sofianewsagency.com) and Sofia Morning News publish the latest economic, political and cultural news that take place in Bulgaria. Foreign media analysis on Bulgaria and World News in Brief are also part of the web site and the online newspaper. News Bulgaria