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3rd Transnational Project Meeting organized by Nikola Yonkov Vaptsarov Naval Academy, Bulgaria

On November 6 and 7, the third transnational meeting was held under the project “Diversification of seafarers’ employability paths through collaborative development of competences and certification”, Strategic partnership 2016-1-RO01-KA202-024663, in Varna. Host of the event was Nikola Vaptsarov Naval Academy. The meeting was attended by representatives from all four partner organizations: Constanta Maritime University (Romania), [...]

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Visit by Angolan delegation

On 17 July 2017 a delegation from the Republic of Angola paid an official visit to Nikola Vaptsarov Naval Academy. The group represented the Ministry of Fisheries of Angola and consisted of: Ms Maria Nelumba – State Secretary for Fishery Works, Ms Maria Pimentel – cabinet director, Mr Andre Santos – head of the Ministry’s [...]

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, [...]

Research campaigns of an international asteroid discovery programme

Under the guidance of Associate Prof. Radeva, students from the faculties at Nikola Vaptsarov Naval Academy started their participation in a couple of research campaigns of an international asteroid discovery programme. The students underwent training in the use of professional astronomical software for the detection of celestial objects and for the precise calculation of their [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

First Erasmus Mundus Students Graduate

The foreign students from the Republic of Honduras and the Republic of El Salvador majoring in Information and communications technology in maritime industry have successfully passed their in voce examinations and defended their graduation papers on 16 March 2017. They will be granted master’s degrees and will qualify as information and communications systems engineers. The [...]

By | 2017-03-17T14:36:03+00:00 March 17th, 2017|2017 en, international projects, News|0 Comments

New Opportunities for Cooperation

On 30 January 2017, the Rector of Nikola Vaptsarov Naval Academy, Flotilla Admiral Prof. DSc Boyan Mednikarov, met with Gen. Khaled Abdullah, Commander Kuwait Naval Force. The reason for their meeting was that Gen. Abdullah had expressed his wish to visit Bulgaria and particularly Nikola Vaptsarov Naval Academy in order to gain insight into the [...]

By | 2017-02-13T15:06:12+00:00 February 13th, 2017|2017 en, international projects, News|0 Comments

Successful Completion of Course for Polish Naval Academy Graduate Students at Nikola Vaptsarov Naval Academy

In the course of one academic semester, seven graduate students from the Naval Academy of the Republic of Poland studied at Nikola Vaptsarov Naval Academy under the student mobility programme of Erasmus+. Their course was taught in the period from 5 October 2016 to 24 January 2017. During this time they obtained all the credits [...]