International Business School

14 Gurko Str., Botevgrad, BG

Top degrees

  • BA: Tourism
  • Event Management
  • MA: Business Administration
  • Resort and SPA Management

Total students

8000

Tuition fees

€1150 - €2500

Intake

500

Course start

01.10.

Study at the International Business School in Bulgaria

The International Business School is one of the most prestigious higher education institutions in Europe allowing students from each corner of the world to study Bachelor and Master programmes in Business Administration, Tourism, Tourism Management, Resort and SPA Management, Event Management. The university located in the heart of the Balkan mountains provides a great academic start and career future for applicants in the above-mentioned fields. The courses revolve around practical seminars, useful internships at multinational companies as well as exchange programmes with partner universities. The low tuition fees and living expenses in Bulgaria will make your study years in Europe easier and less stressful. The International Business School sets high standards among the European business schools and offers many places for the upcoming academic year. If you wish to start your future today, contact Inter HECS - Study in Bulgaria. Our services range from submitting your application documents to organizing a special city and campus tour and even helping you find an apartment in Bulgaria.

Study at the International Business School

Why should you study at the International Business School in Bulgaria?

The International Business School is one of the best higher education institutions in Bulgaria that offers Bachelor and Master study programmes in the field of tourism and economics. The university campus is located in Sofia and Botevgrad which allows students to choose between the different cities (living expenses, apartments, etc.). Of course, most students prefer to live in Sofia as it is the capital of Bulgaria.

The diplomas issued by the International Business School are valid on an international level so student are able to study and work abroad during and after their studies. This helps students enrich their experience and makes sure that alumni of the International Business School have great career prospects after their graduation. 

The cheap tuition fees and the low living expenses in Bulgaria are also an aspect that attracts many students from other countries. In comparison to other European universities, the International Business School in Bulgaria offers study programmes in exchange to low tuition fees that encourage students to finance their studies by themselves instead of applying for a student loan.

International Business School - Study programmes

The International Business School offers Bachelor's and Master's degree programmes in English language. EU as well as non-EU students are welcome to apply to any of the following study programmes. 

International Business School - Bachelor study programmes

The Bachelor programme in Tourism at the International Business School in Botevgrad gives students the opportunity to take advantage of a modern study atmosphere, exchange programmes, practice-oriented subjects and a multicultural environment. Some of the core modules included in the programme are Tourism Market Analysis, Micro- and Macroeconomics, Accounting, Business Negotiations, etc. Once a graduate at the International Business School you will be able to work in any country in the world with the internationally recognized diploma the higher education institution issued for each of their students. Possible career paths include hotel, restaurant and travel agency management.

While global competition is on the rise, companies and investors are looking for ways to establish themselves firmly in the markets of their choosing. This requires knowledge of many factors and spheres that influence the business environment. The International Business School's Business Administration Bachelor's programme can give you just that. While focusing on different areas such as Business Communications, Finances, International Relations, Commercial law it also emphasizes on the need for practice and transforming the knowledge you've gained into real world solutions for different business situations.  

International Business School - Master study programmes

The International Business School offers a clean and concentrated programme regarding Business Administration (Master's degree). The emphasis is on the successful realisation of projects combined with the right market approach and strategy. The skills aquired during this master programme will help facilitate strategic thinking and balance between price, demand and supply in order to achieve the best results. The programme lasts for 3 semesters and the diploma is internationally recognized.

The Master programme in Resort and SPA management at the International Business School is designed for people who wish to work in a positive environment where health and customer wellness are the main priority. The programme lasts for three semesters (a year and a half) and the last semester is focused on your Master thesis. The modules included in the Resort and SPA Management degree are practice-oriented and include many projects in the field of community work and concept development. The gathered skills and knowledge will allow you to work in many areas, e.g. SPA centers, resort projects, resort management, etc.

Do you wish to plan the next event of Samsung or BBC? The Master programme in Event Management will provide you with in-depth knowledge and practical experience which will help you master your organizational skills, interpersonal communication skills and crisis communication. Some of the most important subjects include Project Management, Events Security and Cross-Cultural Communications. All lectures are taught in English and will present you real-life examples of a successful event management. The programme lasts for three semesters - the last one is dedicated to writing your Master thesis. 

The modern way of education, lectures and seminars at the International Business School is one step ahead of all prestigious European universities in the field of tourism and management. This is why the Bulgarian university gathers international students who wish to master their skills in the sphere of multicultural relations and sustainable tourism. The Master programme in Tourism Management will only take up to 3 semesters but provides a great start of your career due to the experts working at the International Business School and sharing their first-hand tips when practicing your knowledge in the field of tourism.

International Business School - Admission, Tuition fees, Accommodation

In order to apply at the International Business School, you must submit several application documents. These include an application form, a copy of your secondary or high education (depending on the study programme you wish to apply for), a copy of your passport and passsport-size photos. Several documents must be translated and legalized and submitted personally to the International Business School. Inter HECS - Study in Bulgaria is glad to assist you with your application at one of the best universities in the field of economics! We will help you collect and submit your documents at any Bulgarian university!

The tuition fees for Bachelor's programmes in English at the International Business School are 1150 Euro per year for EU citizens and 2000 Euro per annum for non-EU citizens. The tuition fees for Master's programmes at the International Business School are 1250 Euro per academic year for EU citizens and 2500 Euro for non-EU citizens. 

Unfortunately, the International Business School in Bulgaria does not have a student dormitory. Hence, international students are encouraged to look for a private apartment in Botevgrad or Sofia. 

International Business School - Student loan and scholarships

Full-time students from the International Business School are allowed to apply for a student loan. Banks who offer this include Allianz Bank Bulgaria AD, DSK Bank EAD and Raiffeisenbank EAD. People who wish to apply for a student loan in Bulgaria include students who are younger than 35 years old and have not been expelled from any university. Inter HECS - Study in Bulgaria is happy to assist you with your application for a student loan in Bulgaria - just contact us via [email protected].

Full-time students from the International Business School in Bulgaria are also allowed to apply for a scholarship for students with special achievements. They must have great academic achievements and participate in out-of-class activities as the competition among all students is quite fierce. 

Where is International Business School located?

The International Business School is located in Botevgrad and Sofia. Botevgrad is a small city located 70 km away from Sofia - you can reach the capital by bus, car or train. Of course, the living expenses are lower in comparison to Sofia but the amount of international students in Botevgrad is not very high as there is no other university in the city.

The second university campus of the International Business School is in Sofia. Sofia is the capital of Bulgaria and attracts students from all over the world as it is home for universities in each field (engineering, architecture, medicine, etc.). Hence, if you decide to study in Sofia, you will be able to enjoy international events, meet other students and take advantage of Sofia Airport. The life standard in Sofia is higher in comparison to Botevgrad so you will have to pay more if you are looking for a private apartment. You will probably have to pay about 300 Euro per month for a private apartment in the city centre.