Faculty: Faculty of Business Studies
Professional Qualification: Economist
Mode of Study: full-time, part-time
Length of Study: 4 years
In the Bachelor’s degree programme in Accounting the educational process is organized in modules. The first module consists of courses which provide fundamental knowledge and wide-range training in economics and management. The second module comprises special knowledge about the accountancy at companies and at different business fields – financial, bank and budget accounting, the economic analyses and the control of the business activities as well as customs and tax control. Training in this specialty also includes mastering of the accounting, trade and tax norm regulations, practice with modern accountancy software products and up-to-date management information systems. The third module includes optional taught courses which give the students the opportunity to build up additional competence in compliance with their interests and professional applicability.
Practical Training and Internship:
Students have specialized practice as an element of the curriculum as well as the opportunity for practical training abroad within the programme Erasmus+.
The European programme Erasmus+ provides opportunities to the students to receive a grant and study abroad at the partner universities of BFU in the UK, Germany, Spain, Portugal, Hungary, the Czech Republic, Poland and Turkey. Students from the Faculty of Business Studies participate in various international projects and programmes.
The graduates with a Bachelor’s degree in Accounting acquire the professional qualification ‘Economist’ and are highly employable as financial managers, directors in trade and economics, chief accountants, accountants, accounting analysts – specialists in company analyses and control, accounting consultants, in auditing societies and companies, in the system of tax management and tax administration, in the bank and in the customs systems and other spheres of economics – pricing, planning and forecasting, labour and human resources etc.
Admission of Bulgarian students is based on their matriculation exam grades or entrance exam grades.
Admission of international students is based on their secondary education diploma allowing them access to higher education in their country of origin.