Sofia University Ranking
According to the latest National University Ranking System Sofia University “St. Kliment Ohridski” came first among the Bulgarian universities again. The oldest university in Bulgaria trains in 25 professional fields. Alma Mater takes the first place in 18 directions. The web portal "Bulgarian University Ranking System" is updated and maintained as a result of the project "Development of the Rating System of Institutions of Higher Education", funded by the Operational Programme "Human Resources Development" 2007-2013, financed by the European Social Fund of the European Union.
In its new edition the rating system compares the performance of 51 high schools in 52 professional fields based on 70 indicators, measuring various aspects of learning, research, learning environment, the proposed social welfare and administrative services, the prestige of universities and realization of graduates in the labor market. То form indicators in the Rating system information from institutions of higher education, the National Agency for Assessment and Accreditation, the Information System of the Ministry of Education and Science, the National Insurance Institute, international bibliographic data as well as surveys among students, faculty, employers and employees in universities is used.
A new element of the Rating system is the ability to link graduates’ realization and the labour market. Sofia University trains specialists with the highest average income among graduates in Bulgaria. The average insurable earnings of graduates from the professional direction "Informatics and Computer Science" are 1775.11 lv., with which SU holds the leading position. Top 10 of best paid educational areas in Bulgaria in which students from SU are trained are three–Economics, Mathematics, Management and Administration.