Independent Higher Education institution accredited since 09/05/2013
Head of Institution
Prof Grigorii Vazov
+359 888 101 382
+359 2 401 58 21
Its major academic teaching and research is centred on the areas of economics, insurance, finance, management and marketing. All academic provision is at degree and postgraduate levels with the awarding bodies being VUZF University and the University of Sheffield. In total there are 29 courses that lead to VUZF degrees and seven leading to Sheffield awards. It also offers ancillary courses for example in English language which are non-award bearing. Undergraduate and postgraduate courses may be studied on a full-time, part-time or distance learning basis. The Sheffield courses are taught in English, the remaining courses in Bulgarian. Students on the Sheffield undergraduate courses have to complete their studies in Thessaloníki. They study for three years in Sofia and one year in Greece. The majority of teaching on the Sheffield programmes is carried out by University of Sheffield International Faculty staff.