Education in the Republic of Bulgaria for 2017/2018 School Year

The main results from the National Statistical Institute annual comprehensive surveys characterizing the activity of educational institutions are as follows:

  • In the 2017/2018 academic year in kindergartens are enrolled 220.9 thousand children or with 1.6% less in comparison with the previous year.
  • In 2017, upper-secondary graduates in general and vocational schools are respectively 26.6 thousand and 21.7 thousand students.
  • Enrolled in the varying degrees of higher education in 2017/2018 academic year are 236.3 thousand.
  • As of 31.12.2017 for acquiring educational and scientific degree ‘Doctor’ in the country are trained 6 564 persons, of which 529 foreign citizens.
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