Necessary documents for MASTER degree

In order to apply for MASTER degree of educational qualification applicants who have completed their bachelor or master degree have to submit:

  1. An application form and a declaration containing biographical data, the program that the applicant would like to enroll in, the type of education, the length of studies and the degree of educational qualification.
  2. A certified translation of the diploma for completed degree of higher education (together with the enclosed list of grades and number of classes) and European diploma supplement (for the countries where such a supplement is issued) when the applicant would like to enroll in a higher degree of educational qualification (for example master after bachelor).
  3. The diploma and all documents issued by bodies abroad should be translated into Bulgarian and certified in accordance with the provisions of the international agreements between the Republic of Bulgaria and the country where the documents have been issued. In cases when such provisions are not available, the general order for translation and legalization procedures, and procedures for certification of documents should be considered.
  4. Copy of ID document (passport or ID card) showing the applicant’s name written in Latin alphabet as well as his/her date of birth and place of birth. Applicants who have dual citizenship, one of which is Bulgarian, submit copies of both ID documents. When there is a difference in the spelling of the applicant’s name in the ID documents (Bulgarian and foreign), he/she submits a notarized declaration for the identity of names or a letter issued by municipal authority;
  5. Bulgarian language proficiency certificate – when the applicant wants to enroll in a program taught in Bulgarian language;
  6. Two passport size photographs.
  7. The documents are sent to the INTERNATIONAL STUDENTS official.

The University of Veliko Tarnovo sends to applicants the following:

  1. A certificate issued by the Ministry of Education and Science of the Republic of Bulgaria stating that the applicant has been accepted to study at the University of Veliko Tarnovo;
  2. The University’s bank account for the candidate to deposit the tuition fee per semester for their studies.

For further information, please contact Ms Daniela Mihaylova