Naval Academy bids farewell to cadets from Poland

With an official ceremony, the Rector of Nikola Vaptsarov Naval Academy – Flotilla Admiral Prof Boyan Mednikarov, said goodbye to the Polish cadets who had been training at the Academy under the Erasmus+ programme. In front of the ranks on the parade ground, the flag of the Republic of Poland, which had been hoisted on [...]

By | 2020-06-17T06:33:55+00:00 June 17th, 2020|2020 en, Cadets, erasmus, News|0 Comments

Naval Academy Cadet – Youth Ambassador to NATO

Third-year military student Venelin Neshev is among the 18 chosen youth ambassadors to NATO for 2020. Youth Ambassadors to NATO is a project by NATO and the Bulgarian Euro Atlantic Youth Club for 16 young leaders and innovators interested in diplomacy, international politics and security. The programme goes on for 12 months, and within that [...]

By | 2020-04-08T12:25:25+00:00 April 8th, 2020|2020 en, Cadets, Events, News|0 Comments

New specialisation for cadets

Nikola Vaptsarov Naval Academy and G. S. Rakovski Defence and Staff College are launching a joint project for training cadets in the major of Organization and management of military units on the tactical level with a specialisation in Naval Logistics. The admission campaign for the academic year of 2020/2021 is already underway. The applicants are [...]

By | 2020-04-08T12:14:29+00:00 April 8th, 2020|2020 en, admission, Cadets, News|0 Comments

Cadets train on m/v Asen

On 9 September 2017 as prescribed by their curriculum at the Naval Academy, the trainees from the military cadet division had their first training voyage. It was conducted onboard the m/v 422 in the waters of the Lake of Varna. In the course of their training session the cadets are involved in a number of [...]

By | 2017-09-19T08:57:44+00:00 September 15th, 2017|2017 en, Cadets, News|0 Comments

Cadets observe live fire exercise

Nikola Vaptsarov Naval Academy cadets observed the air defence artillery field training / live fire exercise (ADA FTX/LFX) Shabla 2017 at the eponymous Air Force firing range. The exercise was attended by 40 cadets – all the freshmen and sophomores plus a class of third-year and one of fourth-year cadets. The aim was to acquaint [...]

By | 2017-07-19T10:02:12+00:00 July 19th, 2017|2017 en, Cadets, Events, News|0 Comments

Student forum of International Association of Maritime Universities

A couple of Nikola Vpatsarov Naval Academy students took part in this year’s student forum run by the International Association of Maritime Universities (IAMU). The event was held in London, UK, from 11 to 13 July, and the host was the International Maritime Organisation (IMO). At the forum, students from over 30 countries were divided [...]

By | 2017-07-19T10:06:01+00:00 July 15th, 2017|2017 en, Cadets, Events, News, students|0 Comments

Nikola Vaptsarov Naval Academy cadet goes on training voyage onboard training vessel of Piri Reis University, Istanbul, Turkey

At the invitation of Prof. Oral ErdoğanПо покана от професор Орал Ердоган, Rector of Piri Reis Maritime University, Istanbul, Turkey, for the second consecutive year a Nikola Vaptsarov Naval Academy cadet will undergo hands-on instruction onboard the training vessel of the University. The fourth-year cadet Denis Ahmedov, a Ship Machinery for the Navy major, is [...]

By | 2017-07-08T05:44:46+00:00 July 3rd, 2017|2017 en, Cadets, News|0 Comments

NVNA cadet successfully graduates US Naval Academy

26 May 2017: the graduation and commissioning ceremony of the US Naval Academy in Annapolis, Maryland. It was a great honour that cadet Todor Stoykov Stoev, who had been detached in 2013 to study at the Academy, successfully graduated, with distinction, from his programme. The class of 2017 US Naval Academy graduates is 1065 strong, [...]

NVNA cadets visit Chaika Naval Air Station

On 1 June 2017 1st Crew from the Cadet Training Battalion at Nikola Vaptsarov Naval Academy commanded by final-year cadet Tonislav Dzhuninski and his deputy Nikola Georgiev got their award as promised by the Commander of the Navy, a flight on a Panther rotary-wing aircraft. The awarded crew had become the overall winner in the [...]

By | 2018-06-25T14:44:11+00:00 June 1st, 2017|2017 en, Cadets, Events, News|0 Comments

International exercise at Nikola Vaptsarov Naval Academy

International exercise at Nikola Vaptsarov Naval Academy is particpating in a computer-assisted exercise with international participation from 8 to 19 May 2017. The participants are Naval Academy military cadets, along with their counterparts from Poland, Romania, and Ukraine. They are playing through series of tactical evolutions of ship groups, obtaining recognised maritime picture and anti-submarine [...]