Nikola Vaptsarov Naval Academy in Varna, Bulgaria
N.Y. Vaptsarov Naval Academy is the oldest technical school in Bulgaria. With its illustrous history and traditions in training sea specialists, N.Y. Vaptsarov Naval Academy is one of the symbols of Varna and Bulgaria in the world maritime community.
At present, the Naval Academy trains specialist for the Navy and for the merchant marine in all areas of maritime life.
Research and development conducted at the Naval Academy in Varna, Bulgaria have established its reputation as a centre of maritime science and marine technologies.
N.Y. Vaptsarov Naval Academy in Varna, Bulgaria maintains international contacts with similar schools and academies from the USA, Germany, Italy, Turkey, Ukraine, Romania, Poland, etc. The Academy is one of the founders and an active member of the International Association of Maritime Universities (IAMU).
Annual fees for the Naval Academy in Varna, Bulgaria are in EURO 3,000 for non EU citizens and 2,000 euro for EU
The training facilities for Deck Officers provide both theoretical and practical training, using state-of-the-art methods and technologies. They comprise a planetarium, a plotting simulator, an ARPA simulator, a ‘Navi-trainer professional 3000’ multipurpose simulator certified by the Marine Safety Agency (UK).
Also, an R&D laboratory for practical navigation, a magnetic compass deviation laboratory, and other facilities for training in radio navigation systems, gyrocompasses, echo-sounders and logs, seamanship, ship handling and manoeuvring, rigging, shipping operation, etc.
The training facilities at Nikola Vaptsarov Naval Academy in Varna, Bulgaria for Marine Engineers provide both theoretical and practical training, using state-of-the-art methods and technologies.
They enhance the professional competence in all specialised subjects and comply with the existing national and international standards. They include a multipurpose simulator ‘Dieselsim’, furnished with ‘Norcontrol’ and ‘Upic’ software tools, eight R&D laboratories and five laboratories equipped with operational ship engines and machinery.
HOW TO APPLY:
The applicants are required to complete the on-line application form.