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The Rector of Sofia University “St. Kliment Ohridski” Prof. Anastas Gerdjikov and the Executive Directors of the Bulgarian Development Bank Nikolay Dimitrov and Panayot Filipov signed a Memorandum of Cooperation between the two institutions.


The document envisages providing better opportunities for career development and realization of students from Sofia University through on-site visits to the companies of the BDB Group, meetings with experts, organization of training and undergraduate internships and other initiatives in their interest and support of the quality of education of students and doctoral students by organizing public lectures and discussions and other initiatives of common interest.

The memorandum also envisages joint application for projects/programs in the areas of interest of the two institutions. During the meeting was discussed the creation of a continuing education program “Academy for Management of Financial Instruments and Funds of the European Union” similar to the existing “Academy of Taxes and Duties” of the Faculty of Economics and Business Administration, which provides in-depth theoretical and practical knowledge of European and national tax law and the tax process, as well as customs law and customs control.