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This year our university and our faculty will celebrate their 100th anniversary. Celebrating their 100th anniversary of founding, the Medical Faculty and the Medical University-Sofia rank among the medical faculties and universities with centuries-old history.

The Faculty of Medicine is the oldest institution of higher medical education in Bulgaria. It is the largest and most renowned medical school as well as an educational, scientific and medical institution of major importance to society. Our Faculty is an inexhaustible source of knowledge, experience, traditions, highly educated professionals and standards for student and post-graduate education for all educational and scientific institutions around the country. Many graduates of our university have received international recognition and have made a brilliant international career in the field of medico- biological and clinical specialties. 111 professors, 170 associate professors, 169 chief assistant professors and 401 assistant professors from 43 Departments and clinical centers offer a wide and well-differentiated spectrum of educational and research programmes covering all aspects of medicine as well as an interdisciplinary approach towards the solution of even more complex problems facing society.

We rely on your studiousness, your dedication to the highly humane medical profession as well as on your creative thinking and perseverance to put into practice promising ideas – this is the reason why we invite you to join us at the Faculty of Medicine to be taught, to teach and to create medical science!

Corresp. Member of BAS Prof. Dr. Ivan Gergov Mitov, MD, PhD, DMSc

Dean of Medical Faculty- Sofia

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Timetables - foreign students


Medicine in English 12.02.2018 - 25.05.2018

Medicine - Degree programmes

Year 1 - 33-50 gr.
Year 1 - 51-64 gr.
Year 4
Year 2 - 33-52 gr.
Year 2 - 53-75 gr.
Year 5
Year 3 - 33-48 gr.
Year 3 - 49-64 gr.
Year 6

Medicine - Masters degree


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Opening of the academic year 2017-2018


The opening of the Academic Year marks the official start of the new academic year at the Medical University- Sofia.

Students, staff and official guests are most welcome to join the opening ceremony.

The official Opening of the 2017-2018 Academic year will take place on Monday, September 11, 2017 starting at 10.00 a.m. in the Anatomy Auditorium.

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Postgraduate Studies



Ordinance № 34 of 29.12.2006 for acquiring a speciality in the healthcare system defines the nomenclature of specialties in the healthcare system and regulates procedures for the conduct and funding of training for acquiring a speciality in the healthcare system. The nomenclature of specialities also defines the training duration for acquiring a speciality.

The National Evaluation and Accreditation Agency accredited the Medical University-Sofia. According to Ordinance No 34, the Medical University-Sofia carries out the theoretical and in some subjects also the practical training for acquiring a speciality in the healthcare system.

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