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Sofia University is accredited to offer a 5 / 6-year full-time courses of study (after completed secondary education) leading to a Master’s Degree in the fields of the state regulated professions such as Law, Medicine, Pharmacy, etc. The programs are offered in Bulgarian language. Entrance exams required.


The 6-year (12-semester) full-time Master’s degree program in MEDICINE in English at the Faculty of Medicine startеd from 2013 / 2014 academic year.

The 5-year (10-semester) full-time Master’s degree program in PHARMACY in English at the Faculty of Chemistry and Pharmacy startеd from 2018 / 2019 academic year.


Sofia University offers a wide range of Master’s degree programs (after completed higher education, or at least BA / BSc degree) which are taught in English or other foreign languages.

The recognition of degrees awarded from foreign universities is obligatory for all the applicants before they start with their MA / MSc degree programs.

A list of the Master’s degree programs taught in foreign languages is given below. For more details about the programs: the websites of the faculties that offer them.


Faculty of Law:

  • Master’s program European Union Law – 2 semesters, full-time, in Bulgarian and French (bilingual), with the Universities of Strasbourg, Bordeaux and Nice in France


Faculty of Philosophy:


Faculty of Education:


Faculty of Physics:


Faculty of Chemistry and Pharmacy:

  • Master’s program Pharmacy - 10 semesters, full-time, in English
  • Master’s program Polymers – 3 semesters, full-time / part-time, in English


Faculty of Biology


Faculty of Primary and Pre-school Education:


Faculty of Classical and Modern Philology:

  • Master’s program Translation – 3 semesters, full-time, in Bulgarian and English / French (bilingual / trilingual). Specific admission requirements. The program is accredited member of the European network of master’s programs in Translation.

MA programme Semiotics, Language and Advertising" is interdisciplinary programme that incorporates the joint academic potential of two faculties of Sofia University "St Kliment Ohridski" - the Faculty of Classical and Modern Philology and the Faculty of Journalism and Mass Communication. The program provides students with theoretical depth, cognitive flexibility and creativity, which are key prerequisites for a successful career. Special attention is paid to visual communication and the complex interaction between verbal and visual codes in communication.


Faculty of Mathematics and Informatics:

  • Master’s program Probability, Actuarial sciences and Statistics – 4 semesters, part-time, in English – starting next 2015 / 2016 academic year


Faculty of Economics and Business Administration:

  • Master`s program Financial Management – 3 / 5 semesters, full-time, in English with the University Montesquieu-Bordeaux IV, France

*All Master’s degree programs offered by the Faculty of Economics and Business Administration could be taught in English for applicants of non EU member countries.