Masters in Humanities and Social Sciences in Bulgaria

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Humanities and Social Sciences

In order to successfully obtain a Masters qualification, you will need to obtain a number of credits by passing individual modules. Most taught Masters will have a number of core modules which you must take and pass in order to obtain the qualification. The assessment of research Masters is almost always entirely by a single dissertation module or project.

Humanities and social sciences is the perfect area of study for students who are looking to learn a huge variety of skills which might prepare them for unparalleled freedom when it comes to choosing which industry they’d like to work in.

Bulgaria has existed for more than 13 centuries in Europe, linking East and West. International students easily fit into Bulgarian cultural society and enjoy a life full of excitement, fun and creativity.

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Electrical Engineering Faculty

Technical University of Varna
Campus Full time October 2017 Bulgaria Varna

Departments - Electrical Power Supply and Equipment - Electroenergetics (Power Engineering) - Electrical Engineering and Technologies - Theoretical and Measuring Electrical Engineering - Physical Education and Sport - Social and Law Sciences [+]

Best Masters in Humanities and Social Sciences in Bulgaria 2017. Departments Electrical Power Supply and Equipment The Electrical Power Supply and Equipment Department was established in 1971, simultaneously with the opening of the eponymous major with two subjects: Electricity Supply to Industries Electrical Equipment of Water Transport Over the past years teaching and research processes are carried out by highly qualified professors, graduates of bulgarian and foreign universities (Russia, Germany, Czech Republic). The bulgarian and foreign experience was beneficial to the department and specialty as a whole. A significant part of the faculty in the department have carried out long-term specialization in Denmark, Russia, Czech Republic, Germany and Austria. Have established fruitful contacts with foreign universities. Were established and maintained relations with universities in Kosice, Izhevsk, Riga, St. Petersburg, Light & Optics - Denmark, Prague, Brno, Rostock, Budapest, Odessa, and with similar departments in other universities. Strengthened and developed contacts with foreign universities have made it possible to share the experiences of prominent scientists. Department "Electric Power Supply and Electrical Equipment" is responsible for education of highly qualified specialists for the needs of electrical industry, electrical power engineering, electrical power supply and electrical equipment in industry, transport and household appliances, illuminating engineering and other applications of electricity. Electroenergetics (Power Engineering) The Electroenergetics (Power Engineering) Department was established in 1974 to provide specialized training for students of the major of Electroenergetics. For 30 years the Department has prepared and seen the graduation of over 1,000 electrical engineers who have successfully found their realisation in all the structures of electroenergetic systems (hydro, thermal, nuclear power plants, substations, power supply plants and transmission plants , energy departments of industrial enterprises and shipping), in their capacity of designers , engineers in electro-testing laboratories, senior engineers, dispatchers, department heads, managers of electricity companies, researchers, etc. The Department also conducts the training of postgraduate students in the scientific specialties: power plants and substations, electrical networks and systems, high voltageequipment, electro-insulation and cableequipment. The major of Electroenergetics in Bulgaria has received accreditation only at TU-Varna. Electrical Engineering and Technologies The Electrical Engineering and Technologies Department is a successor to the Electrical Machines and Apparatus Department established on 01.09.1964, which originally comprised a staff of one assistant and a technician. Majors BACHELOR OF SCIENCE: Electrical Engineering Bachelor of Science training course at ЕЕТ Department specialising in “Renewable Energy Sources” and “Electrotechnologies” MASTER OF SCIENCE: Renewable Energy Sources Theoretical and Measuring Electrical Engineering The Theoretical and Measuring Electrical Engineering Department was established in 1963. Currently the Department has six training laboratories in which students from all majors at TU-Varna are being trained. The Department conducts training in the following fields: Theoretical Electrical Engineering General Electrical Engineering Electrical Power Measurements Physical Education and Sport A major priority in the work of the instructors at the Department is the formation of a system of vital sports skills and habits, increasing the locomotive abilities and giving a set of specific knowledge to students needed in their daily and sports activities. Building up students' physical activity aims at improving their functional capabilities and the adaptive and protective functions of their organisms to respond to the adverse effects of the environment. This is the basis of health improvement and preservation of high overall performance. Social and Law Sciences The department of Social and Legal Sciences provides education in the specialty “Social Management”, Bachelor degree programme, professional field 3.4.Social Work. The accreditation of the programme has been provided by the Social And Legal Sciences Commission at the National Agency for Assessment and Accreditation on 28.07.2010. (Protocol № 18) for a period of six years. The department offers education in the same career direction in five accredited Master degree programmes: Social Management, European Social Integration, Safety and Healthy Conditions at Work, Social Work with Children, Social Work with Individuals with Deviant Behaviour. [-]

Master in European Studies and Public Administration

University Of Ruse
Campus Full time 2 years October 2017 Bulgaria Ruse

The interdisciplinary content of this master program develops knowledge, skills and competences for professional realization in the field of public administration within a European context. [+]

EUROPEAN STUDIES AND PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION (offered at the Bulgarian-Romanian Interuniversity Europe Centre /BRIE/ of the University of Ruse) The interdisciplinary content of this master program develops knowledge, skills and competences for professional realization in the field of public administration within a European context. The curriculum includes subject units from the following modules: Politics and Policies: European Integration, International Organizations, Common Policies of the European Union; Economics and Management: Economics and Regional Development, European Social and Economic Development, Management of Regional and Cross-Border Projects; Administration and Law: Public Administration and European Integration, Comparative Administration, European e-administration, European Public Administration Good Practices, European Law; Transferable skills: Quantitative Methods of Regional and EU Analysis, Teamwork and Leadership; Language and communication skills: German, Bulgarian, Romanian, Intercultural Communication, Professional Communication. International lecturers from BRIE partner universities conduct their courses either in English or in German. Summer school at European Union Institutions in Brussels is organized by BRIE to cover the latest developments of European integration between the second and the third semester. Third semester at a partner university in Germany - Chemnitz University of Technology, European University Viadrina Frankfurt (Oder) and University of Regensburg welcome students with successful academic performance. The duration of studies is 2 years. The tuition fee is 500 EUR per semester. Admission requirements: diploma for acquired bachelor degree. On-line applications at: www.brie.uni-ruse.bg before 30 September each year. Contact person for this programme: Assoc. Prof. Mimi Kornazheva, PhD; mkornazheva@uni-ruse.bg [-]

Master in European Studies and Regional Cooperation

University Of Ruse
Campus Full time 2 years October 2017 Bulgaria Ruse

The interdisciplinary content of this master program, its organization, didactic concept and assessment are tailored to fit the competences of the European Affairs Professional. [+]

Best Masters in Humanities and Social Sciences in Bulgaria 2017. EUROPEAN STUDIES AND REGIONAL COOPERATION (offered at the Bulgarian-Romanian Interuniversity Europe Centre /BRIE/ of the University of Ruse) The interdisciplinary content of this master program, its organization, didactic concept and assessment are tailored to fit the competences of the European Affairs Professional: Politics and Policies: European Integration, Common Policies of the European Union; Economics and Management: International Economics, Economic and Monetary Union, European Management, Regional and Cross-Border Project Management; Administration and Law: Comparative Public Administration, European Institutions and Decision-Making, European Law; Culture and Civilization: European Civilization, European History, Comparative Cultural Studies; Transferable skills: Quantitative Methods of Regional and EU Analysis, Teamwork and Leadership; Language and communication skills: German, Bulgarian, Romanian, Intercultural Communication, Professional Communication. International lecturers from BRIE partner universities conduct their courses either in English or in German. Summer school at European Union Institutions in Brussels is organized by BRIE to cover the latest developments of European integration between the second and the third semester. Third semester at a partner university in Germany - Chemnitz University of Technology, European University Viadrina, Frankfurt (Oder) and University of Regensburg welcome students with successful academic performance. The degree Master of European Studies is conferred by University of Ruse. As a result of a successful accreditation of the degree by the German Accreditation Agency ACQUIN (www.acquin.org) graduates are also awarded a BRIE-certificate by the German partner university. The degree holders have excellent career prospects Europe-wide, both at the public and the private sector either in governance of supranational, national or sub-national institutions, or in the management of multinationals and other companies dealing within and with the European Union. The duration of studies is 2 years. The tuition fee is 500 EUR per semester. Admission requirements: diploma for acquired bachelor degree. On-line applications at: www.brie.uni-ruse.bg before 30 September each year. Contact person for this programme: Assoc. Prof. Mimi Kornazheva, PhD; mkornazheva@uni-ruse.bg [-]

Master of General Psychology

European Polytechnical University
Campus Full time 3 semesters October 2017 Bulgaria Pernik

The MA program in General Psychology is designed to ensure experience in understanding and conducting psychological research and ensures a number of options for future career development. [+]

Master of General Psychology ADMISSION: on documents; REQUIREMENTS: applicants with acquired Bachelor degree on Psychology or similar humanitarian programs, higher education, recognized in EU; average rating of the Diploma - Good; document for English language proficiency. DURATION: 1,5 years (3 semesters). DIPLOMA: Master of General Psychology The graduates of the MA in General Psychology: will have in-depth knowledge of current theoretical and methodological approaches and developments in the field of psychology; will be able to think critically and substantiated about key issues in psychology; will be able to conduct research in areas related to psychology; will be equipped with the theoretical and practical knowledge that is relevant to positions in education, business, research, and counselling. General Psychology provides students with a foundation of a wide range of psychological concepts, critical thinking skills and ability to apply knowledge gained toward a better understanding of psychological phenomena in daily life. The MA program in General Psychology is designed to ensure experience in understanding and conducting psychological research and ensures a number of options for future career development, i.e. human relations, marketing, advertising, management, education, and business. Programme offers an overview of the entire field of psychology. It outlines the underlying principles and approaches believed to guide human behavior, including biological factors, learning, memory, social cognition, intelligence, emotion, and personality. Students who have completed this programme will be expected to: evaluate the quality of information with an open but critical mind/ demonstrate knowledge and understanding of biological mechanisms of behavior and thinking/ understand the nature of psychology as a science and basic research methods applied in psychology/ demonstrate knowledge and understanding of major perspectives in psychology/ understand major applied areas of psychology (e.g. health, counseling, and organizational)/ apply psychological knowledge to every-day life in view to fosters personal growth and self-awareness and promote awareness and understanding of others/ have practice and counselling foundations in all fields of psychology concerned/ be prepared to work under supervision or practice. The graduates of the MA programme in General Psychology can enter a wide variety of careers in education, human services, medicine, and social work, various state agencies, human relations, public relations, marketing, social research, advertising, management, and business in general. With additional graduate training the graduates of the MA program in General Psychology can prepare themselves for work in the field of counseling professions. Note: The fees are €1000 per semester for EU students and €2000 per semester for non-EU students. All excellent students study FREE of any charges. The student loan information can be found on this page: http://epu.bg/index.php/en/application/students-loans [-]

Master of Educational Management

European Polytechnical University
Campus Full time Part time 3 semesters October 2017 Bulgaria Pernik + 1 more

Masters Program in Educational Management prepares managers and leaders for the management of educational institutions and activities in formal and informal education. [+]

Best Masters in Humanities and Social Sciences in Bulgaria 2017. Master of Educational Management ADMISSION: on documents; REQUIREMENTS: applicants with acquired Bachelor degree in Economics or similar programs; completed secondary education, recognized in EU; average rating of the diploma - Good; document for English language proficiency. DURATION: 1,5 academic years (3 semesters). DIPLOMA: Master in Educational management Masters Program in Educational Management prepares managers and leaders for the management of educational institutions and activities in formal and informal education. The program ends with a state exam or thesis defence. Form of training – regular and part-time. For enrolment will be accepted candidates holding bachelor's or master's degree in professional fields of educational science, heads of public and private educational institutions, teachers, managers and specialists in human resource management, psychological and pedagogical specialists. Graduates may continue their studies in doctoral programs in "Theory and Educational Management." The content of the curriculum of the Master's program is comparable with similar programs in the UK, USA, Canada, Netherlands and Australia. The curriculum includes courses that provide choice and a wide range of preparations, knowledge, skills and competencies in educational legislation, administration, management and leadership, educational innovation, and practical skills for teamwork. Training is conducted with the active application of modern information and communication tools and technologies. Students acquire skills to perform the role of heads of educational institutions, acquire competencies: manager, leader, innovator, team player, consultant, trainer manager, mediator, negotiator, moderator. The program provides the following benefits: national and international accreditation, confirming the European level of quality of education; international system for exchange students between partner universities, training in English and Bulgarian; interactive methods of teaching and learning, workshops in the partner universities, highly qualified teachers from Bulgaria and abroad. Master's program in "Educational Management" is proof that management is creative and innovative profession, and managers and leaders in education are built through training, learning experience and participation in continuing professional and career development. Note: The fees are €1000 per semester for EU students and €2000 per semester for non-EU students. All excellent students study FREE of any charges. The student loan information can be found on this page: http://epu.bg/index.php/en/application/students-loans [-]

Master of Leadership and Organizational Development

European Polytechnical University
Campus Full time 3 semesters October 2017 Bulgaria Pernik

The Leadership and Organizational Development program is intended to develop the leaders for contemporary dynamic and competitive organization environment. [+]

Master of Leadership and Organizational Development ADMISSION: on documents; REQUIREMENTS: applicants with acquired Bachelor degree in Psychology or similar humanitarian programs; completed secondary education, recognized in EU; average rating of the diploma - Good; document for English language proficiency. DURATION: 1,5 academic years (3 semesters). DIPLOMA: Master in Leadership and Organizational development The Leadership and Organizational Development program is intended to develop the leaders for contemporary dynamic and competitive organization environment. This degree prepares for an outstanding career as a manager, consultant, trainer and executive coach. The Leadership and Organization Development program covers three overlapping theoretical bases: applied behavioral science, models of leadership and organizational development and organization systems theory. The accent is on self-development and studying leadership competencies to become a successful organizational leader. The courses combine knowledge and practical experience and provide the skills necessary to effectively lead people in an ever-changing work environment and in cross-cultural setting. The curriculum of the Leadership and Organizational Development program focuses on the human side of organization and particularly on training in organizational behavior, leadership development, and personal growth. A variety of management models and tools are used to develop a theoretical and practical experience as: organizational strategy and design of organizational structure; leadership styles and leadership development; emotional intelligence, effective communication and team development; intercultural competence and strategic human resources management. Obtaining a Master’s in Leadership and Organizational Development is an important step in both advancing professional development and enhancing opportunities for career success and satisfaction. Graduates are able to establish themselves as leaders and senior managers in a variety of organizations in business, non-profit or public sector. They also are able to serve as organization development practitioners, consultants, change agents and coaches. Note: The fees are €1000 per semester for EU students and €2000 per semester for non-EU students. All excellent students study FREE of any charges. The student loan information can be found on this page: http://epu.bg/index.php/en/application/students-loans [-]

Master in English Philology

South-West University
Campus Full time 1 year October 2017 Bulgaria Blagoevgrad

The Master's degree in English Philology /Translation and Modern English Literature qualifies the graduates for a PhD degree. Adiitionally the studensts are provided... [+]

Master in English Philology

The following professional standards define the competencies and skills of the Master's degree graduates in English Philology/Translation and Modern English Literature.On the basis of the competencies and skills the students have already acquired in their Bachelor's degree program in English Philology, they expand, enlarge and build up their professional competencies in the sphere of both theory and practice of English Philology. The main focus is laid on:

English and world literature and Literary Theory; British and American Studies; Theory and practice of the different types of translation as well as on the sociocultural aspects of translation; ... [-]

Master in Cultural Management and Visual Communications

South-West University
Campus Full time 1 - 2 years October 2017 Bulgaria Blagoevgrad

This programme is for people who wish to enhance their managerial expertise through active learning. It is suitable for people who are currently working... [+]

Master in Cultural Management and Visual Communications

This programme is for people who wish to enhance their managerial expertise through active learning. It is suitable for people who are currently working in the field, or those who are seeking to use expertise from elsewhere and who have a strong interest in arts and cultural activity.The Master of Advanced Studies (MAS) in Cultural Management and Visual Communication is a discursive platform designed to impart specialist knowledge of contemporary cultural management practices through practice-oriented projects and film studies.The Postgraduate Programme in CULTURAL MANAGEMENT AND VISUAL COMMUNICATION examines the key issues involved in contemporary cultural policy practice through taught modules, group activities, and practical project work. Coursework explores different areas of knowledge, and involves the development and production of projects through lectures and workshops delivered by the lecturers, theorists, producers and filmmakers. The programme focuses on cooperative, interdisciplinary working methods.It provides participants with an indepth enquiry into the key areas of cultural management, film practice and relevant theory. Students are guided in the development of tools to assess the context of their work, to critically appraise their own practice, and to establish a suitable network for this activity. The Master's programme involves a submission of a written dissertation (master thesis).The aim of the The Master of Advanced Studies (MAS) in Cultural Management and Visual Communication is to examine changes in current cultural production and to develop innovative displays in relation to these. Aimed at participants from the fields of art, culture and film and media, the programme aims to open up new perspectives in the professional field. The programme also fosters the development of an international network, promoting opportunities for course participants to conduct projects locally, in Europe, and further afield.Duration of the programme is 2 terms regular and 4 terms part-time as a rule and comprises a total of 60 ETCS-Credits  or 120 ETCS-Credits.... [-]


Master in Sociological Studies and Political Marketing

South-West University
Campus Full time 1 - 2 years October 2017 Bulgaria Blagoevgrad

Through this Master'sprogram - the only one of its kind - the Master graduates can find realization as participants in the interaction between political and... [+]

Master in Sociological Studies and Political Marketing

 

The Department of Sociology offers Masters' Programmes for specialists and non-specialists open to students in the humanities and more specifically to those with a Bachelor's degree in Sociology, Philosophy, History, Ethnology, .Cultural Studies, Psychology, Law, International relations, etc.The main objective of the program is through the use of various academic methods and practices to build knowledge and skills in the students to prepare questionnaires, to understand their objective and accurate reading, and to build thorough analyses of data, on the functioning of the political model of governance in Bulgaria, specific and essential functions of the institutions in the country, and the forms of local government. All this is situated in the context of European sociological and political analyses and practices.Through this Master'sprogram - the only one of its kind - the Master graduates can find realization as participants in the interaction between political and civil institutions and organizations; sociologists researchers; participants in projects working with foundations and non-formal organizations; in fields like government, public relations, preparation of textbooks for high schools.Keeping the high standards of the fundamental preparation, the teaching of Master's students in Sociology puts an emphasis on the practical orientation of the specialized training and on the concrete study of Bulgarian society.The teaching staff of the Department of Sociology consists of highly qualified habilitated scholars who have specialized in leading Western academic centres and have rich research experience.... [-]


Master in Sociology and Anthropology of Religion

South-West University
Campus Full time 1 - 2 years October 2017 Bulgaria Blagoevgrad

The courses in the Master's program "Sociology and Anthropology of Religion" explore the role of religion in human societies and the different ways... [+]

Master in Sociology and Anthropology of Religion

The Department of Sociology offers Masters' Programmes for specialists and non-specialists open to students to students in the  humanities and more specifically to those with a Bachelor's degree in Sociology, Philosophy, History, Ethnology, .Cultural Studies, Psychology, Law, International relations, etc.The main objective of the program is using various academic  methods to help students build awareness and skill benchmarking and expert behavior in the dialogue between different religions.The courses in the Master's program "Sociology and Anthropology of Religion" explore the role of religion in human societies and the different ways in which people in their historical development have been looking for the meaning of their existence.The main highlights of the program are:... [-]


Master in Educational Management

South-West University
Campus Full time 1 - 2 years October 2017 Bulgaria Blagoevgrad

This program helps students qualify for the position of manager of education institutions. It enables them to carry out organizational and managerial... [+]

Master in Educational Management

This program helps students qualify for the position of manager of education institutions. It enables them to carry out organizational and managerial activities in education, to perform tasks for effective management of various educational organizations–state-founded, privately owned, lifelong learning organizations etc.The program aims to create trained professionals capable of managingorganization systems for educational services in pre-primary, secondary and higher education and their improvement and development in line with current trends in theory and practice of management education and changing socialenvironment.Graduate students with a Master’s degree in Educational Management are prepar ed to:... [-]


Master in South-East Europe in Contemporary International Relations

South-West University
Campus Full time 1 - 2 years October 2017 Bulgaria Blagoevgrad

The educational contents of “International Relations” is oriented towards the obtaining of systematical and thorough knowledge related to the history and theory of... [+]

Master in South-East Europe in Contemporary International Relations

In 2009 a program accreditation for professional field 3.3. “Political Sciences” for educational qualification degree “Bachelor” and “Master” for the period of six years until 2015 was gained.In “International Relations” specialists for diplomatic, consular and general foreign policy activities are prepared.Graduates can work at all units and institutions on the problems of international relations and foreign policy of the country in the state sector as well as the private sector. They can work as:

officials, foreign policy experts and advisors in central state  agencies; officials at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and its branches in our country as well as abroad–embassies, consulates, cultural services, etc. advisers and analysts in Bulgarian departments for security and defense (under the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and the Ministry of Defense); researchers at scientific institutes and professors at institutions of higher education; foreign policy commentators and experts at the international departments of mass media; specialists at the departments of international activity of state offices, non-state, non-economic public organizations, chambers of commerce, customs, import and export corporations as well as at the agencies of transnational corporations, foreign companies with mixed participation; officials at European Union’s structures and other international organizations in our country and abroad. ... [-]