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Химикотехнологичен и металургичен университет
Country Bulgaria
City Sofia
Bachelor (foreigners)5,000 USD/year.
Master (foreigners)5,000 USD/year.
Bachelor (citizens)1,000 USD/year.
Master (citizens)1,000 USD/year.
Cost of living $304-567 USD/Month.
Acceptance Rate 80%
Official Website
General information
Finance type Nonprofit
Organization type Public
Established 1945
Abbreviation UCTM
Teachers 499
Students 3,999
Religion None
Academic calendar Semesters
AdmissionBased on entrance examinations
Gender limitation No limits
Campus type Suburban
Housing Available
Exchange programs Available
Library Available
Accreditation
• National Evaluation and Accreditation Agency, Bulgaria
Affiliations
• European University Association (EUA)
• Compostela Group of Universities (CGU)
• European Chemistry Network Association (ECTNA)
• European Biotechnology Network Association (EBTNA)
• Council of Rectors in Bulgaria
• Union of Research Universities in Bulgaria
Rankings
World ranking10346
Country ranking22
International rankings
UniPage World University Ranking10346
Cost of living in Sofia
Expenses - USD/Month.Min.Med.
Accommodation 103 144
Food 112 199
Transportation 22 48
Communications and utilities 35 53
Clothing 18 66
Sports and leisure 15 57
Total304567
Accommodation in Sofia USD/Month.
Shared room outside of centre104
Shared room in city centre145
1 bedroom apartment outside of centre177
1 bedroom apartment in city centre245
Alternative title
old University of Chemical Technology and Metallurgy Sofia
Location on map
University of Chemical Technology and Metallurgy or Химикотехнологичен и металургичен университет (UCTM) - public higher education institution in Bulgaria. UCTM was founded in 1945. University of Chemical Technology and Metallurgy is a jewel of Sofia, where the university constructed its campus. University of Chemical Technology and Metallurgy has garnered a reputation of a strong educational institution as it is among the top 20 universities of Bulgaria.

Application process and the cost of tuition. The applicant must pass examinations as a part of the admission process. More than a half (80%) of the applicants manage to secure their spot at UCTM, however, the percentage may change depending on the faculty and the popularity of the course. The academic year is divided into semesters like in many other educational institutions of Bulgaria. The cost of tuition for the bachelor’s programs is around 5,000 USD per year. Doing your master’s studies at UCTM is not cheap - a year of studies will cost you 5,000 USD. On the university’s official website (http://www.uctm.edu) you can find more accurate information on programs and tuition.

The composition of the university. University of Chemical Technology and Metallurgy can be classified as small with only 4000 students. The university accepts both local and foreign students. The academic staff consists of 499 specialists. UCTM has exchange agreements with many educational institutions. You can follow the university on social media to learn more about its life: Facebook.

Infrastructure of UCTM. The university has a functioning library. For those who require accommodations dormitories on and off campus are offered. University of Chemical Technology and Metallurgy is a part of the following groups European University Association (EUA), Compostela Group of Universities (CGU), European Chemistry Network Association (ECTNA), European Biotechnology Network Association (EBTNA), Council of Rectors in Bulgaria, Union of Research Universities in Bulgaria.
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