1. The applicant sends scanned copies of the application documents to the Centre for International Affairs, Foreign Citizens Division via international@uni-svishtov.bg.

2. Upon approval by the Foreign Citizens Division, the applicant pays an admission fee (for applicants applying for full-time, part-time or distance-learning mode of study) or proposal review fee (for applicants applying for unsupervised mode of study) by bank transfer directly into the following bank account:


Central Cooperative Bank AD

IBAN: BG51 CECB 9790 3139 0313 00

Bank account holder: D. A. Tsenov Academy of Economics

Depositor: Applicant’s full name and personal ID number

Transfer details: Admission fee or proposal review fee


3. The applicant sends the full package of the original documents by regular mail to the following postal address:


2, Emanuil Chakarov Str.

Centre for International Affairs, Foreign Citizens Division

D. A. Tsenov Academy of Economics

Svishtov 5250, Bulgaria


4.1. Foreign Citizens Division sends the applicant’s documents to the Committee for Academic Recognition of Higher Education Acquired at Foreign Universities (CARHEAFU). The Committee sends an email or fax request for diploma verification to the higher education institution that issued the diploma.

4.2. In case of no reply from the higher education institution, the request is forwarded to the National Centre for Information and Documentation (NACID).

4.3. The decision on diploma recognition is taken by the Academic Council on a proposal from the CARHEAFU.

5. Once the Academic Council has recognised the higher education diploma, the Foreign Citizens Division informs the applicants that they may proceed with the admission procedure for Bulgarian citizens.