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Celebrating 136th Anniversary of Establishing Nikola Vaptsarov Naval Academy

On 9 January 2017 we marked the 136th anniversary of the establishment of the first technical education institution in the country. It was the forerunner of Nikola Vaptsarov Naval Academy, its successor. At 11.30 a.m. in front of the central building of the Academy, this historical date was honoured in the presence of many guests, [...]

By | 2018-06-25T14:44:14+00:00 January 9th, 2017|2017 en, Celebration, 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

Engine Room Team and Resource Management

Combining theory with practice is a distinctive feature of the training of seafarers at Nikola Vaptsarov Naval Academy. During the course in Engine room team and resource management, fourth-year Ship Machinery majors demonstrated their professional skills and teamwork abilities in their practical training session. These classes are a mandatory part of the training for all [...]

By | 2016-12-13T11:48:20+00:00 December 13th, 2016|2016 en, courses, News, students|0 Comments

Official Celebration of Nikola Yonkov Vaptsarov’s Birth Anniversary

Nikola Vaptsarov Naval Academy solemnly marked the birth anniversary of the poet and sailor Nikola Yonkov Vaptsarov. The ceremony was kindly attended by: Mr Stoyan Pasev – governor of the province of Varna, Mr Kosta Bazitov – deputy mayor of the city of Varna, Mr Todor Balabanov – speaker of the city council, the Rev. [...]

By | 2018-06-25T14:44:14+00:00 December 13th, 2016|2016 en, News|0 Comments

Annual Individual Awards for Students

On the eve of 8 December, the annual individual awards for students of the higher education institutions of Varna ranked 1st, 2nd and 3rd at student Olympiads, international or domestic contests and competitions, and with outstanding performance at scientific forums. Prizes were also given to the winners in the municipal initiative for Best graduation paper [...]

By | 2018-06-25T14:44:15+00:00 December 13th, 2016|2016 en, News|0 Comments

Awards Ceremony for Vaptsarov Days Poem Recitation Competition Winners

In the course of two enthralling days, over 150 participants appeared on the stage of the Plenary Hall in the City Hall of Varna to demonstrate their lyrical flair and recitative talent. Together, they presented all the different faces of the poet – a fighter, romanticist, dreamer and realist. The competition finished with a gala [...]

By | 2016-12-13T11:42:16+00:00 December 13th, 2016|2016 en, News|0 Comments

Nikola Vaptsarov Naval Academy Immersed in Festive Spirit

On 2 December 2016 the Christmas tree came alight on the campus of the Naval Academy to symbolise the forthcoming holidays of Christmas and New Year’s. Commodore Prof. DSc Boyan Mednikarov, rector of Nikola Vaptsarov Naval Academy, preformed the ritual of lighting the Christmas tree, which will bring joy to everybody until the first days [...]

By | 2016-12-13T11:32:34+00:00 December 13th, 2016|2016 en, News|0 Comments

New Laboratory at Nikola Vaptsarov Naval Academy

From 7 December 2016 Nikola Vaptsarov Naval Academy civilian students and military cadets will have the opportunity to be trained at a Communications Technology laboratory. This state-of-the-art high-tech facility will serve for conducting practical training in the discipline of Mobile communications. In 2011 Mr Petar Petrov and Mr Lyubomir Nikolov, engineers from the directorate of [...]

By | 2016-12-13T11:28:14+00:00 December 13th, 2016|2016 en, News|0 Comments

Nikola Vaptsarov Naval Academy – Partner in ‘Dance with Us’ Project

On 24 October 2016, there was a concert dance at the Palace of Sports and Culture, Varna. The dance was the concluding stage of a project for training young people in the art of dancing which had been going on for two months. The project was realised by Cristal Dance Club with the partnership of [...]

By | 2016-10-27T12:31:14+00:00 October 27th, 2016|2016 en, Cadets, News, students|0 Comments

Old Friends Football Cup

On 20 October 2016 there was another round of the Old Friends Football Cup. After hotly contested matches, the first place was taken by the team of Faith, Hope and Love of the Holy Metopolitanate of Varna and Veliki Preslav. The representatives of Nikola Vaptsarov Naval Academy came third, immediately after the team of the [...]

By | 2016-10-31T12:13:31+00:00 October 27th, 2016|2016 en, News|0 Comments