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Varna Free University "Chernorizets Hrabar“ (VFU) is the largest and most well-known private university in Bulgaria. For over 25 years, Varna Free University has strived for quality educational programs, and how to best offer these programs to students in a format which accommodates individual needs.
With leading researchers and lecturers, modern facilities, and a beautiful campus, Varna Free University is the perfect environment for welcoming international students. Varna Free University offers full-time, part-time and distance learning for educational programs at a bachelor, master, and doctoral level.
During your studies, you'll acquire qualifications and skills recognized both in Bulgaria and in the European Union. The university is institutionally accredited by the National Evaluation and Accreditation Agency at the Council of Ministers of the Republic of Bulgaria with one of the highest marks and for the maximum 6-year period.
Varna Free University is certified under the international standard ISO 9001:2015 and has been granted certificates from UKAS (UK) and ANAB (USA) for the implementation of accepted international standards.
Varna Free University is the first and only university in Bulgaria certified with the signs DS Label, ECTS Label and HR Excellence in Research logo by the European Executive Agency for Education and Culture at the European Commission of the European Union. Academic programs are developed in line with European trends.
Varna Free University has one of the most modern campuses in Bulgaria. The campus is located only a few meters from the beach and is in close proximity to "Golden Sands" resort; it extends over an area of more than 20,000 square meters. Originally designed with the purpose of being a training and educational base, the campus combines the spirit of academic challenge with a modern style of living.
Students have the opportunity to participate in various academic exchange programs, workshops, internships and training. VFU believes that the experience gained by participating in programs and extracurricular activities is invaluable for graduates in their professional careers.