Technical University of Varna

Preparatory course


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All candidates who have chosen one of the majors delivered in English and have no written or spoken command of the language are advised to attend a 9-month English Preparatory Course. The Preparatory Course starts in October each year and includes as follows: English Language – part 1, English Language – part 2, English Language for academic purposes, Mathematics and Elective Subject: Physics or Informatics.

If the candidate has a good command of English, he/she may sit an exam and after passing it, he/she may be enrolled in the chosen major without taking the Preparatory Course. The exam fee is 250 EUR and is paid in advance.

BANK ACCOUNT: Technical University of Varna 
INTERNATIONAL ASSET BANK – SA, branch Varna
IBAN: BG02IABG74793100482100
SWIFT / BIC code: IABGBGSF

 

 

CURRICULUM

for the Academic year 2020 / 2021

Winter semester Hours ECTS credits
1/ English Language, part 1 380 26
2/ English Language, part 2 180 10
Summer semester Hours ECTS credits
3/ English Language for academic purposes 90 6
4/ Mathematics 200 14
5/ Elective Subject 150 10
     а/ Physics
     b/ Informatics

ACADEMIC CALENDAR

for the Academic year 2020 / 2021

Winter semester Summer semester
Classes 14.10.2020 – 
Examination session
Retake examination session
Annual retake examination session

 Official Holidays for the Academic year 2020/2021

November 1st – National Awakening Day Holiday
November 2nd Holiday (according to the Labor code, art. 154, par. 2)
December 7th Classes will not be held
December 8th – Student Day Classes will not be held
December 24th – January 2nd Winter vacation
March 3rd – Liberation Day National Holiday
April 30th – May 3rd – Easter Holidays
May 1st – Labor Day and International Workers’ Solidarity Day Holiday
May 2nd Holiday (according to the Labor code, art. 154, par. 2)
May 5th Classes will not be held
May 6th – St George’s Day, Day of the Bulgarian Army Holiday
May 24th , 25th – Day of Bulgarian Enlightenment and Culture and of Slavonic Alphabet
Holidays

                          

 Academic year 2020 / 2021 – winter semester

Classes: 14.10.2020 –

Examination session
– English Language, part 1:
– English Language, part 2:
Retake examination session
– English Language, part 1:
– English Language, part 2:

The Training for Language and Specialized Preparation (Preparatory Course) includes two modules:
• Module I – Language Preparation (650 academic hours);
• Module II – Specialized Preparation (350 academic hours).

The applicants who have a good command of Bulgarian may pass exams, without undertaking the Training of the Preparatiry course. The students who have successfully passed the exams will obtain recognition of the ECTS credits by a curriculum.  Upon successful completion of all the exams by the Curriculum, the applicants will be awarded a Certificate for Language and Specialized Preparation.

Fee for the Exam: 50 Euro

BANK ACCOUNT: Technical University of Varna (in leva)
INTERNATIONAL ASSET BANK – SA, branch Varna
IBAN: BG02IABG74793100482100
SWIFT / BIC code: IABGBGSF

The applicants who present a Certificate for Language and Specialized Taught (English Language) issued by a Higher Education Institution from Republic of Bulgaria will be directly enrolled in the first (or higher) year of study – Bachelor’s or Master’s Degree.

 

CURRICULUM

Winter semester Hours ECTS credits
Bulgarian Language, part 1 450 30
Summer semester Hours ECTS credits
Bulgarian Language, part 2 200 14
Bulgarian Language – specialized language training 150 10
Mathematics 120 8
Physics 50 4
Informatics 30 2

ACADEMIC CALENDAR

for the Academic year 2020 / 2021

Winter semester Summer semester
Classes 14.10.2020 – 16.02.2021 17.02.2021 – 23.06.2021
Examination session 24.06.2021 25.06.2021 – 30.06.2021
Retake examination session 01.07.2021 02.07.2021 – 07.07.2021
Annual retake examination session

02.09.2021 – 11.09.2021

 Official Holidays for the Academic year 2020/2021

November 1st – National Awakening Day Holiday
November 2nd Holiday (according to the Labor code, art. 154, par. 2)
December 7th Classes will not be held
December 8th – Student Day Classes will not be held
December 24th – January 2nd Winter vacation
March 3rd – Liberation Day National Holiday
April 30th – May 3rd – Easter Holidays
May 1st – Labor Day and International Workers’ Solidarity Day Holiday
May 2nd Holiday (according to the Labor code, art. 154, par. 2)
May 5th Classes will not be held
May 6th – St George’s Day, Day of the Bulgarian Army Holiday
May 24th , 25th – Day of Bulgarian Enlightenment and Culture and of Slavonic Alphabet
Holidays

 

2020 / 2021 – winter semester

Classes: 14.10.2020 – 16.02.2021

Examination session
– Bulgarian Language, part 1: 24.06.2021
Retake examination session
– Bulgarian Language, part 1: 01.07.2021

 

2020 / 2021 – summer semester

Classes: 17.02.2021 – 23.06.2021
Examination session
– Bulgarian Language, part 2: 25.06.2021
– Bulgarian Language – specialized language training: 26.06.2021
– Mathematics: 28.06.2021
– Informatics: 29.06.2021
– Physics: 30.06.2021
Retake examination session
– Bulgarian Language, part 2: 02.07.2021
– Bulgarian Language – specialized language training: 03.07.2021
– Mathematics: 05.07.2021
– Informatics: 06.07.2021
– Physics: 07.07.2021
Annual retake examination session
– Bulgarian Language, part 1: 08.09.2021
– Bulgarian Language, part 2: 09.09.2021
– Bulgarian Language – specialized language training: 10.09.2021
– Mathematics: 11.09.2021
– Informatics: 03.09.2021
– Physics: 02.09.2021