University of National and World Economy

ul. "8-mi dekemvri", 1700 Sofia, Sofia, BG

Top degrees

  • Business Informatics and Communications
  • Finance and Accountancy
  • International Economic Relations
  • Marketing and Strategic Planning

Total students

21000

Tuition fees

€3,000 - €4,000

Intake

6500

Course start

19 September

Study at the University of National and World Economy

Study at the University of National and World Economy

At the University of National and World Economy (UNWE), you will not only learn how to firmly impact the global social and environmental issues, but also to inspire a sense of purpose in others to achieve remarkable results. Founded in 1920, it is the oldest, the most prestigious and the largest economic university in Southeastern Europe, a leader in the Bulgarian and European higher education. UNWE’s students start their business education examining the role of business in society. Through programmes which transmit real data, actual examples and authentic tools, you will be ready to execute positive business.  This means that when you graduate, you will be at the forefront of a revolutionary approach to leadership, ready to leverage the strengths of people and organizations.

Why should you study at the University of National and World Economy?

The University of National and World Economy is one of the most prestigious universities in Bulgaria when it comes to specialties in the field of economics and business. The University of National and World Economy offers various Bachelor and Master degrees in English that allow Bulgarian and foreign students to gain knowledge about the fast-evolving world of finance, marketing, international relations and business. 

The University of National and World Economy offers cheap tuition fees (see below). Students whose home country is part of the EU pay as much as Bulgarian students. Students who have a double citizenship (and one of which is Bulgarian) pay 50% of the tuition fees. Hence, in comparison to other European countries, the University of National and World Economy has affordable tuition fees that attract students from all over the world.

Bulgaria is also part of the European Union so students graduate with a diploma that is recognized everywhere in Europe. The internationally valid diploma combined with the university partnerships that the University of National and World Economy has and the Erasmus plus programme makes the university a great higher education institution that has a potential of becoming one of the greatest universities in Europe.

What can you study at the University of National and World Economy?

The University of National and World Economy offers many Bachelor specialties in English. These include International Economic Relations, Economics, Finance and Accountancy, Business Informatics and Communications, Marketing and Strategic Planning, Business and Environmental economics, Economics of Tourism, Intellectual Property and Business, Administration and Management. They all last for four years, eight semesters.

The University of National and World Economy offers two Master programmes in English. One of them is European Business and Finance. It lasts for four semesters and it is a joint degree. This means that students who are enrolled in this specialty also have a chance to study abroad at one of the UNWE's university partners - Notthingham Trent University. The other Master degree at the University of National and World Economy that is also available in English is Finance and Accounting. It lasts for two semesters if you have a Bachelor degree in a similar field or three semesters if you have a Bachelor diploma in a field different than finance. Both specialties are open for Bulgarian and international students. 

University of National and World Economy - Tuition fees

If your home country is part of the European Unition, you have to pay 1900 EURO per academic year if you are enrolled in a Bachelor programme at the University of National and World Economy or 2000 Euro per acadmeic year if you want to study a Master's degree specialty.

The tuition fees for a Bachelor programme at the University of National and World Economy are 3800 Euro per academic year. The tuition fees for a Master's degree programme at the University of National and World Economy are 4000 Euro per academic year. This is for students coming from a country that is not part of the European Union or the European Economic Area. 

Students who have a double citizenship and one of which is Bulgarian take advantage of 50% discount on the tuition fees of the University of National and World Economy.

How do you apply for a programme at the University of National and World Economy?

If you wish to apply at the University of National and World Economy, you must submit several application documents, such as an application form, a high-school diploma, passport pictures, etc. In addition, depending on the specialty you choose, you may have to submit a certificate that shows the level of your English skills. 

If you wish to study at the University of National and World Economy in Bulgaria, do not hesitate to contact Inter HECS - Study in Bulgaria. We provide full application and relocation services so that we guarantee your place at the university and make sure your stay in Bulgaria is great!

University of National and World Economy - Student dormitories and private apartments in Sofia

The University of National and World Economy has a student dormitory located close to the university. Usually, the rent is about 25 to 50 Euro a month and includes bills. However, students must live with a roommate and share the kitchen with all students living on the same floor. Hence, most students prefer to look for a private apartment. 

If you study at the National and World Economy in Sofia, you might be interested in renting an apartment in Sofia. Of course, this is possible and the first step you must take into account is getting in touch with a real-estate agent in Sofia. Inter HECS - Study in Bulgaria is here to provide you with contact details of the best real-estate agencies in Sofia so that you find a great apartment located either next to the university or in the city centre. The rent of a one-bedroom apartment in Sofia is about 300 Euro a month but it depends on many factors, e.g. furniture and location. 

Where is University of National and World Economy located?

The University of National and World Economy is located in the capital of Bulgaria, Sofia. Hence, it is a great destination if you want to live in an international city where you can meet students from all over the world on a daily basis. Also, Sofia hosts many international events and concerts that will make your stay in Bulgaria unforgettable! In addition, Sofia has a big international airport so you can take advantage of cheap flights to your home country or other destinations around the world. 

The University of National and World Economy is also located in the so called "students neighbourhood" in Sofia (Studentski grad). It is a neighbourhood where most universities and student dormitories are located (UNWE, Technical University Sofia, University of Forestry, etc.). Of course, there are many pubs, restaurants, cafes, clubs, parks, gyms and other facilities that will make your student life fun and interesting!