Bulgarian Language Summer School
Sofia, 05.07-12.08.2005

The Foreign Language Centre of the New Bulgarian University is organizing its regular Bulgarian Language Summer School for university students and all friends of Bulgarian language, life and culture. The structure of the summer school includes a two-week intensive language course and a one-week language practice, giving the students the opportunity to get acquainted with the historical and natural sights of Bulgaria.

The Foreign Language Centre has modern, well equipped teaching premises with a special multimedia hall. Its teachers are experienced and highly qualified. For more information: and


Name Intensive Bulgarian Language Course
ContactLanguage English
Description The main purpose of the Summer School is the development of the participants’ language skills. The focus is on comprehension and communication with native speakers in a natural language environment.The language course comprises 12 working days with a total of 60 teaching hours. The classes are held every day. During the first part of the course the emphasis is on mastering the language system through exercises on the phonetics, grammar and vocabulary of modern Bulgarian. The second part of the course develops the participants’ skills in using the language actively and familiarizes the students with the opportunities of learning Bulgarian over the Internet.
TimetableFirst Week 20.07: “Welcome!” Official course opening, classes.
21.07: Classes. Visit to NBU campus.
22.07: Classes. Visit to Sofia city centre.
23.07: Visit to National History Museum.
24.07: Trip to Koprivshtitsa.
TimetableSecond Week 25.07: Classes. Film viewing.
26.07: Classes. Bulgarian national cuisine.
27.07: Classes. The historical centre of Sofia.
28.07: Classes. Trip to Vitosha.
29.07: Classes. Shopping in Sofia.
30.07: Trip to the Rila Monastery.
31.07: Free Day.
TimetableThird Week 01.08: Classes. The cultural centre of Sofia.
02.08: Classes. Free half-day.
03.08: Classes. Visit to the National Art Gallery.
04.08: Classes. Free half-day.
LanguagePractice 05.08-10.08: Trip to some of the historical sights of Bulgaria:Sofia-Troyan Monastery-Lovech-Veliko Turnovo-Arbanasi-Shipka-Zheravna-Kotel-Plovdiv-Bachkovo Monastery-Sofia.
11.08: Official closing of the course. Departure.


Language course
60 hours
125 Euro
Language practice
30 hours
150 Euro
25 nights
625 Euro
Administrative fee
25 Euro
925 Euro


Institution Foreign Language Centre of the New Bulgarian University
Contact person Rayna Andreeva
Telephone 00359 2 971 31 55
Fax 00359 2 971 27 58
e-mail and