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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

Estonian Maritime Academy Director visits Nikola Vaptsarov Naval Academy

On 25 May 2017 the Director of the г. Maritime Academy of the Republic of Estonia – Mr Roomet Leiger, paid an official visit to Nikola Vaptsarov Naval Academy. He was accompanied by the Deputy Director – Ms Madli Kopti. The visitors were met by the Rector of the Academy – Flotilla Admiral Prof. Boyan [...]

By | 2017-05-28T14:05:01+00:00 May 25th, 2017|2017 en, News|0 Comments

Diplomatic visit

On 25 May 2017 Lieutenant Colonel Zdravko Petric, defence attaché at the Embassy of the Republic of Serbia in Bulgaria, visited Nikola Vaptsarov Naval Academy. He was met by the Rector of the Academy – Flotilla Admiral Prof. Boyan Mednikarov. Captain Associate Prof. Nikolay Velikov gave the diplomat a short presentation on the history, structure [...]

By | 2017-05-28T14:05:30+00:00 May 25th, 2017|2017 en, 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 [...]

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 [...]

Visit by the Director of the Naval Institute at the Odessa Maritime Academy National University

From 24 April 2017 to 26April 2017 Nikola Vaptsarov Naval Academy is being visited by Navy Captain Petro Goncharenko, Director of the Naval Institute at the Odessa Maritime Academy National University, Ukraine, accompanied by Lieutenant Junior Grade Evegniya Semenenko. The purpose of the visit is to discuss some elements from NATO’s Defence Education Enhancement Programme [...]

By | 2018-06-25T14:44:12+00:00 April 25th, 2017|2017 en, News|0 Comments

Cadet crew competition at Nikola Vaptsarov Naval Academy

22 April 2017 was the date of the cadet crew competition at Nikola Vaptsarov Naval Academy in the waters of the Lake of Varna. A total of six crews of six cadets each went head to head. The final winner in Saturday’s rowing race was 1st crew commanded by the fifth-year cadet Tomislav Dzhuninski. The [...]

By | 2017-04-25T14:43:51+00:00 April 25th, 2017|2017 en, Cadets, News|0 Comments

Voyage on sailing vessel Orpheus

Within the current week /24-30 April 2017г./ Nikola Vaptsarov Naval Academy cadets are conducting daily voyages on the motor/sailing vessel Orpheus along the Bulgarian Black Sea coast.  During their training trips the cadets will hone their skills in sailing, keep watch underway, and study the pilotage of our coastline. https://youtu.be/CrwGAWNNS3A

By | 2017-04-25T14:42:18+00:00 April 25th, 2017|2017 en, Cadets, News|0 Comments

Visit by South Korea military attaché

On 19 April 2017 Navy Captain Park, the military attaché of South Korea, paid a visit to Nikola Vaptsarov Naval Academy. The guest was welcomed by its Rector, Flotilla Admiral Prof DSc Boyan Mednikarov, and the dean of the Navigation Faculty, Captain Ass. Prof. Nikolai Velikov, who delivered a presentation about the Academy in the [...]

By | 2017-04-25T14:45:36+00:00 April 20th, 2017|2017 en, News|0 Comments

Let’s help Nikita

On 18 April 2017 Nikola Vaptsarov Naval Academy hosts a charity bazaar followed by a charitable movie night for students, starting 1800 hrs on 20 April 2017 in halls 11 and 12 at the Academy. All proceeds will be forwarded to the 8-year-old Nikita, who suffers from cerebral palsy. The child is in need of [...]

By | 2018-06-25T14:44:12+00:00 April 18th, 2017|2017 en, News|0 Comments