How can you apply?

General Admission Requirements

for Bachelor Degree

Application at the TU – Sofia is open to foreign students who hold a Secondary School Diploma, which allows them access to higher education institutions in the respective countries where they have completed their secondary education.

Required Documents

  • 1. Application form, containing some brief biographical data, exact address, telephone and the label of the applicant's desired specialty. The Application form can be downloaded in MS-Word format
  • 2. A copy of Passport.
  • 3. A copy of the Secondary School Diploma and its Supplement (s).
  • 4. A document, issued by competent authorities, which testifies to the right of the applicant to further his/her education at university level in the country where they have completed their secondary school education.
  • 5. A Transcript of Records – for transfer applicants who want to study at the TU for a limited period of time.
  • 6. A Medical Certificate of Health issued within a month prior to the application date and verified by the competent authorities in the country from which the applicant submits his/her file.
  • 7. Four recent passport-size photos.

  • Ranking of the candidates/applicants for students is based on their high school diploma scores in mathematics and physics or informatics, which should be no less than 62% of the maximum possible result according to the adopted evaluation system.

    Documents No 3, 4, 5 and 6 should be legally verified by the consular service of the Republic of Bulgaria in the country of issue or with apostille.
    - by a person appointed by an order of the head of the diplomatic or consular representation of the Republic of Bulgaria abroad
    or
    - by a person working individually as translator or by translation companies and notarized by a Bulgarian notary.

    The course in which applicants wish to enroll for a limited period of training, is determined by the respective faculties with the Technical University of Sofia (as per their chosen specialty) on basis of the information contained in the submitted Transcript of Records.

for Master Degree

In order to begin the recognition procedure of the Bachelor degree it’s required the following documents:

  • 1. Application form, containing some brief biographical data and the label of the applicant’s desired specialty.
  • 2. A copy of the Diploma for Bachelor degree and its Supplement (s), where must be specifying exactly which is the highest and lowest score on the assessment system at the university.
  • 3. A Medical Certificate of Health issued within a month prior to the application date and verified by the competent authorities in the country from which the applicant submits his/her file.
  • 4. A copy of passport.
  • 5. A declaration of consent for verification of authenticity of documents No 2
  • 6. Four recent passport-size photos.
  • Documents No 2 and 3 should be legally verified by the consular service of the Republic of Bulgaria in the country of issue.

    They must be translated into Bulgarian language
    - by a person appointed by an order of the head of the diplomatic or consular representation of the Republic of Bulgaria abroad
    or
    - by a person working individually as translator or by translation companies and notarized by a Bulgarian notary.

    Only original seals and stamps are accepted.

Online application form: Only for checking the documents needed to apply, you can use the online form. Please fill the form in carefully. Fields marked with * (asterisk) are obligatory fields and require your special attention. Check again all data given in the completed form before saving the file and sending it.

The documents are submitted in one of the following ways:

  • Personally – at the Office of Foreign Students’ Department at the TU – Sofia
  • By registered mail to the following address:

    Foreign Students’ Department

    Technical University of Sofia,

    8, Kliment Ohridski Blvd, Sofia 1000, Bulgaria

  • Via authorized person ( the authorized letter should be legally verified by the consular service of the Republic of Bulgaria in the country of issue or with apostille).

The course in which applicants wish to enroll for a limited period of training, is determined by the respective faculties with the Technical University of Sofia (as per their chosen specialty) on basis of the information contained in the submitted Transcript of Records.

Required level of proficiency in English:

  • FCE (First Certificate in English).
  • CAE (Cambridge Certificate in Advanced English).
  • CPE (Certificate of Proficiency in English).
  • IELTS (bands 6, 7, 8, 9).
  • PITMAN – Higher Intermediate – Advanced.
  • TOEFEL Paper, CBTq IBT (respectively with min. 550, 213 or 79 score).
  • PTE Academic (59 score minimum).
  • PTE General (third level minimum).

Important dates for Bachelor's programmes:

  • Submission of applications starts from: April 21, 2021
  • Deadline for submission of documents: September 27, 2021
  • The academic year 2021/2022: Link

Important dates for Master's programmes:

  • Submission of applications starts from: April 21, 2021
  • Deadline for submission of documents: December 17, 2021
  • The academic year 2021/2022: Link