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First stage of St Nicholas Church finishes

On the day of the Feast of the Ascension, great Christian holiday also referred to as Spasovden in Bulgarian, the rough construction stage for the church of St Nicholas at Nikola Vaptsarov Naval Academy was completed. In keeping with the Orthodox tradition, the end of this stage was marked by mounting on its dome its [...]

By | 2017-05-28T14:04:30+00:00 May 26th, 2017|2017 en, Events, News|0 Comments

Defence Education Enhancement Programme

On 16 and 17 May 2017 the Rector of Nikola Vaptsarov Naval Academy, Flotilla Admiral Prof. Boyan Mednikarov, took part in the Clearing House for the NATO’s Defence Education Enhancement Programme (DEEP). This annual event was conducted for the sixth consecutive time and was hosted by the Spanish Centre for National Defence Studies (CESEDEN) in [...]

Metropolitan Yoan visits Naval Academy

On the verge of the holiest Christian holiday celebrating the Resurrection of Jesus Christ, on 10 April 2017 Nikola Vaptsarov Naval Academy was visited by the Most Rev. Yoan, Metropolitan of Varna and Veliki Preslav. In his address to the cadets, His Eminence thanked them for their diligent work on the cleaning around the churches [...]

By | 2017-04-18T12:18:29+00:00 April 18th, 2017|2017 en, Events, News|0 Comments

IAMU Executive Board starts work

At 0900 hrs in 11 April 2017 г. the Fifth Session of the Executive Board of the International Association of Maritime Universities (IAMU) was opened in Swiss Belhotel Dimyat Varna. The participants were welcomed by the Governor of the Province of Varna, Mr Todor Yotov. After his speech the floor was taken by Ms Liliya [...]

Open Lecture with Stargate Maritime Manager

On 31 March 2017 the manager of the company Stargate Maritime, Master Mariner Andriyan Evtimov, delivered an open lecture in Hall 11 at Nikola Vaptsarov Naval Academy. The purpose of the event was to acquaint the audience with the prospects and the problems facing the maritime industry. The students had the opportunity to receive competent [...]

By | 2018-06-25T14:44:13+00:00 April 4th, 2017|2017 en, Events, News|0 Comments

Cadets Take Part in Spring Cleaning

On 01 April 2017 Nikola Vaptsarov Naval Academy and the Holy Metropolitan of Varna and Veliki Preslav organised a joint spring cleaning effort. On the stroke of 10 a.m. the volunteer teams got down to work around the five preselected churches: the Orthodox churches of St Nicholas the Wonderworker, St Elijah the Prophet, the Righteous [...]

By | 2017-04-04T13:48:45+00:00 April 4th, 2017|2017 en, Events, News|0 Comments

Naval Officer – New Governor of Varna

Navy Captain (ret.) Todor Yotov has been appointed as governor of Varna, after the incumbent, Stoyan Pasev, was dismissed by a decision of the provisional government. Todor Yotov studied at Nikola Vaptsarov Naval Academy (1977 – 1982). He graduated with the qualification of Engineer – Navigator for the Navy. He also went to the Naval [...]

By | 2017-02-13T15:05:08+00:00 February 13th, 2017|2017 en, Events, News|0 Comments

Nikola Vaptsarov Naval Academy Student Retrieves the Epiphany Cross in Varna

On 6 January we celebrate the Epiphany, the baptism of Jesus Christ in the river Jordan. The celebration traditionally culminates with winter swimmers competing to retrieve a cross from the sea. On this day the military flags were given a solemn clerical blessing despite the gale, the snow and the freezing temperatures in Varna. Nikola [...]

By | 2017-01-25T10:01:12+00:00 January 6th, 2017|2017 en, Archives, Celebration, Events, News|0 Comments

Graduation of Class of 2016

On 13 August 2015 (Saturday) at 10.00 o’clock in Hall 1 of the Festival and Congress Centre – Varna, there was an official graduation ceremony for the students of the Class of 2016 of Nikola Vaptsarov Naval Academy to receive their diplomas. The hall was full to the brim with students and their families, friends, [...]

By | 2018-06-25T14:44:24+00:00 August 15th, 2016|2016 en, Archives, Celebration, Events, News, students|0 Comments

Passed the audit by representatives of the Ministry of Transport of Japan

Днес, 29.10.2014 г., представители на министерството на транспорта на Япония бяха на посещение във ВВМУ „Н. Й. Вапцаров”. Посрещна ги капитан I ранг доц. Калин Калинов, зам.-началник на училището по учебната и научна част, който направи кратка презентация пред гостите в заседателната зала. Осъществена бе проверка на учебните програми на нашите възпитаници от всички специалности [...]

By | 2018-06-25T14:44:26+00:00 October 31st, 2014|2014 en, Archives, Events, News|Comments Off on Passed the audit by representatives of the Ministry of Transport of Japan