Bulgaria's South - West University possesses undisputable and perfect reputation thanks to our high academic standards, good facilities, and a strong international outlook.
66 Ivan Mihaylov
Tel. 00359 886 62 79 04
South-West University "Neofit Rilski" in Blagoevgrad is a proud laureate of the Grammy Award with our eminent Bulgarian folklore singer Binka Dobreva. The quality of education at South-West University is substantiated by the annual state-financed survey, which shows that the vast majority of students is fascinated with their selection of the university and educational programme.We offer globally recognised diplomas and our institution has also been recognised for its high academic standards, and it was rated with the highest 9.26 grade out of the possible 10 by the National Evaluation and Accreditation Agency. Overall, the University offers excellent opportunities for practical training and the academic staff willingly provides consultations in all academic subjects.
In addition to this, the University, which has a strong international outlook, has modern training, scientific and sports facilities and it offers a wide range of possibilities for artistic performances. Students can take part in international exchange programs such as Erasmus+, and academic results achieved in foreign universities are recognized and included in their academic record. Foreign citizens applying for training in a Bachelor’s, Master’s or PhD programme can obtain competence in general and special Bulgarian language at the University. The University is conveniently located only 90 kilometers from Sofia, the capital city of Bulgaria, and it is 80 kilometers from Greece. With its 80,000 inhabitants, Blagoevgrad is a unique place to live and study.