Burgas Free University

Burgas Free University Ranking

country rank: 16
world rank: 5767

University Overview

Burgas Free University, founded in 1991, is a non-profit private higher education institution located in the medium city of Burgas. Burgas Free University (BFU) is a small (Topuniversitieslist enrollment range: 4,000-4,999 students) coeducational Bulgarian higher education institution formally affiliated with the Christian-Orthodox religion. It is officially recognized by the Ministry of Education and Science of Bulgaria. Burgas Free University (BFU) provides courses and programs in a variety of fields that lead to legally recognized higher education degrees like as bachelor’s, master’s, and doctoral degrees. For further information, see the degree levels and fields of study matrix below from Topuniversitieslist. This Bulgarian higher-education school, which is 29 years old, has a selective admission procedure based on entrance exams. With an admission rate of 40-50 percent, this Bulgarian higher education institution is considered to be moderately selective. Applicants from all around the world are welcome to apply. BFU also offers a library, sports facilities, study abroad and exchange programs, online courses and distance learning options, as well as administrative services to students.

Burgas Free University Ranking

University Identity

Name Burgas Free University
Acronym BFU
Founded 1991
Motto The New Idea in Education
Colours Blue and red

University Location

Address 62 San Stefano Str. Burgas 8001 Burgas Bulgaria
Tel +359 (56) 900 400
Fax +359 (56) 900 515

Yearly Tuition Range

Undergraduate Postgraduate
1,000-2,500 US$ (750-1,800 Euro) 1,000-2,500 US$ (750-1,800 Euro)
2,500-5,000 US$ (1,800-3,700 Euro) 2,500-5,000 US$ (1,800-3,700 Euro)

University Admissions

Gender Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type Yes, based on entrance examinations
Admission Rate 40-50%
Admission Office 62 San Stefano Str. Burgas 8001 (56) 900 520

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 4,000-4,999
Academic Staff 100-199
Control Type Private
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation

Facilities and Services

Library Yes
Housing Not reported
Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Not reported
Study Abroad Yes
Distance Learning Yes
Academic Counseling Not reported
Career Services Not reported
Institutional Hospital Not reported


Institutional Accreditation

Memberships and Affiliations

European University Association (EUA)

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