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If Medicine, Dentistry or Pharmacology is your passion and you wish to promote health and expand biomedical knowledge, then the Medicine University of Sofia may be the best option for you.It is one of the oldest, largest and most acknowledged educational and scientific centers in Bulgaria and the Balkan Peninsula.The Medicine School was established by order of His Majesty King Ferdinand in 1917 and since its establishment 60,000 experts have graduated from this university included among the best medicine universities of Bulgaria.

The Medicine University of Sofia provides complete intellectual training, emphasizing on research and communication with patients.The University has revolutionized doctors’ training in medicine and medical research internationally.The Medicine University of Sofia has four schools, three colleges and 14 university hospitals, providing an excellent resource for your professional medical development.The English-language studies courses available at the Medicine University of Sofia include Medicine, Dentistry and Pharmacology.

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The Medicine University of Sofia uses the European Credit Transfer System and offers Erasmus plus programs for students.This allows students of the Medicine University of Sofia to travel and study abroad during their studies.If you decide to study at the University of Sofia, you can also study abroad, using the Erasmus+ program in Austria, Belgium, France, Germany, Greece, Italy, Japan, Latvia, Macedonia, Poland, Romania, Slovakia, Turkey, The Netherlands, Spain, Croatia, Czech Republic, Estonia, Hungary and Lithuania.

The institutional accreditation was granted by the National Evaluation and Accreditation Authority.Finally, as Bulgaria is a member of the European Union, the Degree provided by the Medicine University of Sofia is valid in all countries.

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Why should you study at the Medicine University of Sofia?

Tuition for Medicine, Dentistry and Pharmacology at the Medicine University of Sofia is much lower in comparison to other medicine universities in Europe.Living expenses in Bulgaria are also affordable and students do not face financial challenges.In addition, you can work part-time during your studies in Sofia.Finally, the Medicine University of Sofia is one of the best medicine universities in Europe.

The advantage of the Medicine University of Sofia in comparison to other medicine universities in Bulgaria is that it is located in the country’s capital, Sofia.Thus, there are several available direct flights from every corner of the world.In addition, the University offers sports facilities, hosts international events and citizens are more likely to be speaking English.

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How can I file an application for the studies program of the Medicine University of Sofia?

Anyone wishing to study Medicine, Dentistry or Pharmacology in English at the Medicine University of Sofia may submit a set of application documents to the University.These documents include the following:application form, copy of secondary education degree, copy of graduation certificate, certificate issued by Senior High School / competent institution of the applicant, medical certificate, copy of passport / identity card and passport photographs.The graduation certificate, the academic copy and the medical certificate must be translated to Bulgarian and legalized.

The Medicine University of Sofia has certain enrollment requirements.Foreign students wishing to study medicine, dentistry or pharmacology at the Medicine University of Sofia may be admitted only if they have completed secondary education.A basic prerequisite for foreign students wishing to study at the Medicine University of Sofia is to have attended biology and chemistry courses, as shown in their Senior High School degree.Their results must be over 62% in their respective country.All candidates must take a basic admission test, examined on chemistry and biology.

What can you study at the Medicine University of Sofia?

The Medicine University of Sofia offers three studies courses in English – Medicine, Dentistry and Pharmacology.

Medicine studies at the Medicine University of Sofia last for six years and the last semester focuses on accumulating practical knowledge at hospitals within and around the campus.Tuition is 8000 Euro per academic year.Students graduate with a postgraduate degree.Lectures start in October and are completed in June.

Dentistry studies at the Medicine University of Sofia last for five and a half years.Tuition is 8000 Euro per academic year.Students studying Dentistry at the Medicine University of Sofia acquire a postgraduate degree.Also, the academic year starts in October and is completed in June.

Pharmacology studies at the Medicine University of Sofia lasts for five years.With regard to tuition, students must pay 3000 Euro per semester, start attending lectures in October and complete their academic year in June.Pharmacology students at the Medicine University of Sofia acquire a postgraduate degree, valid in Europe.

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Medicine University of Sofia – Campus Dorms and Private Apartments

The Medicine University of Sofia provides campus dorms.The dorms are away from the University, at the Studentski grad neighborhood.Usually, a room at a campus dorm costs approximately 50 Euro per month.It has two beds, two small tables and one bathroom.The kitchen is shared with students living on the same floor.

With regard to private apartments in Sofia, students often seek property located close to the Medicine University of Sofia.There are usually several international students and the University is located downtown, so it is difficult to find accommodation at a nearby location.Prices range between 200 and 500 Euro for a two-bedroom apartment.Of course, prices vary according to furniture, location, apartment size etc.Rent doesn’t include bills.It is recommended to seek out reliable realtors, as the Internet often features several fake ads.Feel free to contact Inter HECS – Studies in Bulgaria – and we’ll share with you the contact details of a realtor who will help you find a private apartment in Sofia.Find answers to frequently asked questions related to finding accommodation in Bulgaria!

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Student Loans and Scholarships for the University of Sofia

Usually, students loans are not granted for the Medicine University of Sofia.Students may fund their studies by working part-time in Sofia. Anglia Foundation – Studies in Bulgaria will assist you in looking for a job in Bulgaria, so that you don’t have to worry about your accommodation in the country.

The Medicine University of Sofia offers some scholarships.The students most likely to receive a scholarship include those with good grades in their Senior High School graduation degree and University.Also, extracurricular activities and volunteer work are aspects taken into consideration by University employees during the consideration of scholarship candidates at the Medicine University of Sofia.

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Where is the Medicine University of Sofia located?

The Medicine University of Sofia is very close to the National Palace of Culture (NDK) in Sofia.The “National Palace of Culture” subway station is approximately at a 10-minute walk from the University.“Vitosha”, the pedestrian precinct and one of the most beautiful highways of Sofia, is very close to the Medicine University of Sofia. This is the heart of the downtown area.Also, the South Park (“Luzhen Park” in Bulgarian) is close to the Medicine University of Sofia, allowing students to take a walk after attending their lectures.There are several tram and bus lines stops close to the Medicine University of Sofia.One of these is Tram 7, travelling across the Bulgaria highway, one of the most central highways in Sofia.

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