The Sofia University "St. Kliment Ohridski" is the first school of higher education in Bulgaria. Its history is an embodiment and a continuation of centuries of cultural and educational tradition in this country.
Organized education activities in Bulgaria date back to the second half of the 9th century.
During the period of the National Revival a new idea for opening a School of Higher Education was born.
The authority of the School of Higher Education grows with the cultural and educational mission it acquires after the Liberation of 1878.
Year by year the Sofia University turns into an academic and scientific center on the Balkans which is a fully developed academic institution with European prestige. Today the Sofia University "St. Kliment Ohridski" is the largest and most prestigious educational and scientific center in the country.
Its main building is situated at 15 Tsar Osvoboditel Blvd. The Faculties of Mathematics and Informatics, Physics, Chemistry, Biology, Journalism and Mass Communication, Theology, Economics and Business Administration, and Pre-school and Primary School Education are scattered on different campuses.
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