Undergraduate Program with Scholarships at American University in Bulgaria
Do you want to start your university education at AUBG? To evaluate your talent and academic potential, we are carefully considering all of the documents below, paying special attention to your TOEFL scores, school
Online Application Form
Write an essay, which will help the AUBG Admissions Committee become acquainted with you, understand your motivation to attend AUBG and determine how well you can express yourself. The essay should be on one of the following topics:
- Choose an intellectual or creative experience (for example community involvement, a summer program, a unique project, travel abroad, etc.) from your high school years that you have enjoyed and highlight how you have grown personally because of the knowledge gained.
- Provide examples of how democratic and ethical leadership can serve the needs of your country and the world. How is academic excellence, diversity and respect important for developing such leadership?
The essay limit is 650 words. It will be evaluated on the basis of clarity, creativity, completeness of response, sentence structure, paragraphing, spelling, grammar and style. You can use this essay template.
grades and interview.
Letters of Recommendation
Submit two letters of recommendation from teachers, professors, guidance counselors and/or academic advisers familiar with your academic performance and potential for leadership. The letters can be written in English, Bulgarian or Russian.
You can print a template for your letters of recommendation.
Most applicants would be applying in their last year of high school, before they have earned their diploma. Applicants must present an official transcript for the last 3 years of school, listing subjects taken, grades earned, and a calculated annual grade point average (GPA). The transcripts should have the applicant's name, contact information of the school, seal and signature of a school official. It could be either in English, Bulgarian, or Russian.
If you have already completed your high school, please submit a copy of your high school diploma with the final grades. Copies must be notary verified and translated into English by a sworn translator.
If not notified otherwise, send your paper application documents to our mailing address:
ABF Student Center
American University in Bulgaria
12 Svoboda Bachvarova St.
Blagoevgrad 2700, Bulgaria
Contact us, if you have any questions concerning your application.
The American University in Bulgaria follows a rolling admission notification plan, and the Admissions Committee notifies students in a timely fashion. Since the Admissions Committee’s decision is considered confidential, an official letter is sent to the student at the mailing address stated in the application form, within four weeks after all required documents are received at the AUBG Admissions Office.