For the school year 2018/2019

Kindergartens 34
Number of students - 7157
Secondary schools - 32,
number of students -15 437

Vocational high schools - 12 vocational and 5 profiled
Number of students - 10,088
Higher education institutions 2 universities, colleges - 4, 1 pc. a branch of the National Academy of Arts
Number - no. students 4,772 people
Branch of the National Academy of Arts:
- Bachelor - 42 students
- Master - 5 students

In 2019 graduates:

In general education schools -153;
Vocational and specialized high schools - 1754;
In higher schools - 1148.
University "Prof. Dr. Asen Zlatarov "
- Faculty of Technical Sciences - 545 students;
- Faculty of Social Sciences - 1524 students;
- Faculty of Natural Sciences - 546 students;
- Faculty of Public Health and Health Care - 283 students:
- Faculty of Medicine - 92 students.

Prof. Dr. Assen Zlatarov University is the only state university in Southeastern Bulgaria. It was founded on October 6, 1963 by Decree № 162 of the Council of Ministers as the Higher Institute of Chemical Technology. Five years later the institute was renamed the Higher Institute of Chemical Technology "Prof. Dr. Asen Zlatarov ”, which forever connects him with the name of his patron. In 1995, by a decision of the National Assembly, it was approved as the University "Prof. Dr. Asen. Zlatarov ”.

University "Prof. Dr. Asen Zlatarov" is institutionally accredited with decision №13 from 04.07. 2013 of the National Agency for Evaluation and Accreditation for a period of 5 years.

The training at the University is carried out in four faculties - Faculty of Technical Sciences, Faculty of Natural Sciences, Faculty of Social Sciences and Faculty of Public Health and Health Care. It consists of three colleges - Technical College, Medical College and College of Tourism.

The training is carried out in 29 accredited bachelor's and over 60 master's programs.

The Department of Foreign Language Teaching, the Central Research Laboratory and the Electronic Computing Center occupy a worthy place in the structure of the University. Students studying at the University acquire the educational qualification degrees "professional bachelor", "bachelor" and "master", as well as the scientific and educational degree "doctor".

Burgas Free University

- Center for Legal Sciences - 275 students;
- Center for Economic and Management Sciences - 302 students
- Center for Information and Technical Sciences - 454 students
- Center for Humanities - 704 students.


Burgas Free University (BSU) was established by a decision of the Grand National Assembly on September 18, 1991 and is one of the first private universities in the country. The university is accredited by the National Agency for Evaluation and Accreditation and is a holder of the International Quality Certificate ISO 9001: 2008.

BSU is a modern, innovative and oriented to students and their professional realization university with significant academic achievements and established international status:

BSU is a member of the European University Association (EUA).
It has cooperation agreements with 36 universities and organizations in Europe, America, Asia and Africa
Works under 24 contracts with universities in Europe for the exchange of students and teachers.
Participates in the European System for the Accumulation and Transfer of Educational Credits (ECTS).
Works on joint international projects with more than 100 universities and organizations.
BSU is a UNESCO partner in the UNITWIN / UNESCO Chairs program and is the host institution of the UNESCO Chair in Human Rights and Peace Culture.