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UK Ambassador to Bulgaria visits Naval Academy

The Ambassador of the United Kingdom to Bulgaria – HE Emma Hopkins OBE – paid a visit to Nikola Vaptsarov Naval Academy. Her official call at our maritime Alma Mater was part of the events dedicated to the 140 th anniversary of the diplomatic relations between the two countries and their cooperation in the area [...]

By | 2020-03-05T06:59:50+00:00 March 5th, 2020|2020 en, Events, News|0 Comments

Nikola Vaptsarov Naval Academy ranks second among maritime universities

A benchmarking project by the International Association of Maritime Universities placed Nikola Vaptsarov Naval Academy as the second most prestigious institution of maritime higher education in the world. The universities were ranked according to three performance indicators: global engagement, research output, and education measures, with data of that type released for the first time. In [...]

By | 2020-02-28T11:21:35+00:00 February 24th, 2020|2020 en, Events, Important, News|0 Comments

Naval Academy opens its own Astronomical Observatory

A Maritime Astronomical Observatory was opened at Nikola Vaptsarov Naval Academy in Varna. It is a new scientific research structure at the Centre for Air and Space Observations of the Academy. The Maritime Astronomical Observatory will conduct research of inner space objects - astronomical bodies (the Sun, the planets, comets, asteroids, meteoroids), variable stars, supernovae [...]

By | 2020-01-23T21:41:03+00:00 January 23rd, 2020|2020 en, Events, News|0 Comments

IAMU: AGA 20

The 20 th Annual General Assembly (AGA) of the International Association of Maritime Universities (IAMU) took place from 30 October to 2 November 2019 in Japan. More than 60 universities participated in the forum, including Nikola Vaptsarov Naval Academy, represented by its Rector, Flotilla Admiral Prof. Boyan Mednikarov, and the Deputy for Education and Science, [...]

By | 2019-11-29T14:53:33+00:00 November 29th, 2019|2019 en, Events, international projects, News|0 Comments

Charity auction at Naval Academy

A charity auction to raise funds for the completion of Sveti Nikola (St Nicholas) Orthodox church inthe campus park was organised on 30 October 2019 at the Library of Nikola Vaptsarov Naval Academy. The auction was attended by the Academy’s leadership, administration, military and civilian students.They brought in different instruments, souvenirs, decorations, and other unwanted [...]

By | 2019-11-29T14:42:54+00:00 November 29th, 2019|2019 en, Events, News|0 Comments

Naval Academy marks 60th anniversary of Shipbuilding programme establishment

Sixty years from the establishment of Shipbuilding as a major were celebrated on 11 October 2019 at Nikola Vaptsarov Naval Academy. The formal ceremony was attended by representatives of the first class to graduate from the Shipbuilding programme (1959 – 1964), the Deputy for Education and Science – Captain (N) Prof. Kalin Kalinov, the Dean [...]

By | 2019-11-29T13:31:37+00:00 November 29th, 2019|2019 en, Celebration, Events, News|0 Comments

Training according to DivSea project under Erasmus + programme

On 21 May 2018 at Nikola Vaptsarov Naval Academy, courses started as part of the DivSea project, Diversification of seafarers’ employability paths through collaborative development of competences and certification – Erasmus+ Key Action 2 project in the field of Strategic partnership for vocational education and training, with beneficiary: Constanta Maritime University (CMU), Romania, and partners: [...]

By | 2018-05-24T12:52:07+00:00 May 24th, 2018|2018 en, Events, News|0 Comments

Award from Polish Naval Academy

The Rector of Nikola Vaptsarov Naval Academy, Flotilla Admiral Prof. Boyan Mednikarov, was presented with the Badge of Honour of the Polish Naval Academy, Gdynia. In recognition of the development of the mutually beneficial cooperation between the two institutions, the Rector of the Polish Naval Academy, Navy Captain Tomasz Szubrycht, conferred the prestigious award at [...]

By | 2017-12-05T08:42:46+00:00 December 5th, 2017|2017 en, Events, News|0 Comments

Doctor Honoris Causa degree for Naval Academy rector

On 18 September 2017 Todor Kableshkov University of Transport held an official ceremony for conferring the honorary degree of Doctor Honoris Causa of the University upon Flotilla Admiral Prof. Boyan Mednikarov. The degree was awarded for his outstanding contribution to the development of higher education in the field of transport and for his work for [...]

By | 2017-09-19T08:59:08+00:00 September 18th, 2017|2017 en, Celebration, Events, 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