Successful applicants hold a bachelor or master degree with a minimum overall grade of 3.50 according to the Bulgarian evaluation system (for non-Bulgarian applicants the overall grade should be converted to match the Bulgarian evaluation system) and have good command of English language (minimum B1 proficiency level or equivalent). The English language proficiency is proved by a certificate* or by taking an entry exam at the University of Economics – Varna.

Applicants can sit for the English language exam multiple times.

As we continue to review applications for the first admission campaign for our Joint Master Course “International Business and Management” with Nottingham Business School, we would like to inform you that the application deadline has been extended. We will continue to review additional applications as they are received on a space-available basis until November, 30th.

If interested in applying for the course please follow these steps:

For Bulgarian citizens:

  1. Prepare your documents (you need to have your official certificate for bachelor or master degree and certificate of English proficiency and/or result from UE-Varna entry exam ).
  2. Pay you application fee of 50 BGN for Bulgarian citizens and 26 EUR for forreign applicants at a bank near you.
  3. Apply. (Please keep in mind that you will need to attach the following to your application form: a copy of the bank receipt, a copy of your bachelor or master degree certificate and a copy of your certificate of English proficiency).
  4. Acceptance to the course.
  5. Become a student of UE-Varna and NBS (prepare all the documents needed for enrollment and bring them to the University during the enrollment period).

Bank account of the University of Economics Varna in BGN:
University of Economics - Varna
Cibank AD - branch Varna
IBAN: BG 39 BUIB 9888 3129 2762 00

Bank account of the University of Economics Varna in EUR:

University of Economics - Varna
Cibank AD - branch Varna
IBAN: BG 61 BUIB 9888 3429 2762 40


*List of accepted certificates and the minimum accepted English language proficiency levels.

Final state examination in English language (for Bulgarian citizens only) Cambridge
Min 4,25 FCE
Min 45
Min 4,5 Min 47 Level 2 Min 53