Agricultural University of Plovdiv
|Rector||Hristina Yancheva |
The Agricultural University of Plovdiv was founded in 1945 in the city of Plovdiv, Bulgaria. It has strengthened its positions as a national centre of agricultural science and education in Bulgaria.
In 2006 the National Evaluation and Accreditation Agency awarded the Agricultural University – Plovdiv with an institutional accreditation and the highest grade of “Very Good”. The Institution provides training for three academic degrees – Bachelor, Master and PhD. Foreign applicants who have completed the Preparatory training in Bulgarian language may study in Plovdiv.
The University has the faculties:
- Faculty of Agriculture
- Faculty of Horticulture and Wine
- Faculty of Crop Protection and Agroecology
- Faculty of Economics
- As well as the departments for language training, physical education and sportsTechnology
The University is a member of the Balkan Universities Network, which includes select universities in Albania, Bosnia-Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Greece, Kosovo, Croatia, Romania, Serbia, Slovenia, Turkey, Macedonia, Moldova, and Montenegro.
- Catherine Chan-Halbrendt; Jean Fantle-Lepczyk (2013). Agricultural Markets in a Transitioning Economy: An Albanian Case Study. CABI. pp. 45–. ISBN 978-1-78064-100-3.
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