Academic schools


Academic School of Business and Marketing


Academic School of Hospitality and tourism management


Academic School of Computer Science


Doctoral Studies and Research Center


Culinary Arts Institute

Bachelor programs

  • Business Administration (BA)

By enrolling in VUM, you embark on a journey that will change your way of thinking and prepare you for a career with a flying start! The end results and the overall experience depend on your attitude and approach during your studies.


  • International Finance and Trade (BA)

Our International Trade and Finance program is a specialized training course addressing the international dimensions of economics. Microeconomics examines the behavior of individuals and firms in making decisions about allocating limited resources. Macroeconomics examines this economic behavior.

  • International Business and Management (BA)

The VUM International Business and Management program aims to build people with strategic thinking, vision and approach to international business. The program builds leaders capable of discussing cultural, ethical and social issues related to international business and proposing policies regarding corporate social responsibility.

  • Software Systems and Technologies (BSc)

The Software Systems and Technologies program focuses on mathematics, programming languages, operating systems, and advanced data structures.

  • Hotel Management (BA)

The Hotel Management program has a 20-year history, and during this period hundreds of graduates have entered the hotel industry in Bulgaria and in over 50 other countries around the world. The end results and the overall experience depend on your attitude and approach during your studies.

  • Marketing and Management of Tourist Services (BA)

This course is relevant with the emphasis on specialized types of tourism. To be successful in your job, you must have a profession and a specialty. By joining our program, you are pursuing a career with a clear direction in the fields of spa and wellness tourism, gambling tourism and more.

Masters programs

  • MSc in Business Administration (MBA)

Varna University of Management is one of the leading educational institutions offering an MBA program in Bulgaria. This is one of the few places in the country where students study international management in a real international environment. The courses in the program are taught entirely in English, and the groups are small, thus encouraging intercultural dialogue and networking. Thanks to the well-deserved international and local recognitions, VUM is ranked as a top Bulgarian higher business school, which has won the trust of its British academic partner Cardiff Metropolitan University. Thanks to this partnership, VUM students have the opportunity to graduate with British master’s degrees without spending 1 year abroad, and their education is carried out entirely in the buildings of VUM (Varna or Sofia).

  • MSc in International Hospitality and Tourism Management (MSc)

This course is designed to increase knowledge and skills in the management of tourist / hotel sites and events. Our intensive and comprehensive training approach prepares you for a wide range of career achievements in the field of hospitality, transport and tourism. The Master’s degree in International Hospitality and Tourism Management (IHTM) is fully compliant and fully synchronized with the curriculum of the Cardiff Metropolitan University, meeting its high standards of assessment.
The Master’s degree in International Hospitality and Tourism Management (IHTM) at VUM ranks 47th in the Eduniversal international ranking for the best master’s degrees in hotel management in the world!