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Apply Now for Your Erasmus+ Mobility at South-West University “Neofit Rilski”

Are you ready for an unforgettable academic adventure in Bulgaria? South-West University “Neofit Rilski” warmly welcomes incoming Erasmus+ students who are eager to enrich their educational journey and immerse themselves in our vibrant academic and cultural community.

Why Choose South-West University “Neofit Rilski”?

  • Academic Excellence: Join a university renowned for its commitment to academic excellence, with a wide range of programs and courses across various disciplines.

  • Cultural Enrichment: Immerse yourself in Bulgarian culture and history while experiencing the picturesque town of Blagoevgrad, located in the heart of the Balkans.

  • International Community: Become a part of our diverse and inclusive international student community, fostering cross-cultural friendships that last a lifetime.

How to Apply:

  1. Check Eligibility: Ensure that you meet the Erasmus+ eligibility criteria for incoming mobility students at your home institution.

  2. Nomination: Coordinate with your home institution’s Erasmus+ coordinator to be nominated for a mobility opportunity at South-West University “Neofit Rilski.”

  3. Application Form: Complete the online application form AVAILABLE BELOW. 

  4. Required Documents: Prepare the following documents for submission:

    • Copy of your passport or ID
    • Transcript of Records (in English)
    • Learning Agreement (signed by your home institution and South-West University “Neofit Rilski”)
    • CV/Resume
    • Motivation Letter
    • Language Proficiency Certificate (if applicable)
  5. Application Deadline: Be sure to submit your application by the specified deadline. Late applications may not be considered.

  6. Review and Acceptance: Our selection committee will evaluate your application. If accepted, you will receive an official Letter of Acceptance.

  7. Visa and Accommodation: Secure the necessary visa, arrange your accommodation, and plan your travel to Blagoevgrad.

  8. Orientation: Attend our orientation sessions upon arrival to get acquainted with the university and the local environment.

  9. Enjoy Your Mobility: Start your academic journey at South-West University “Neofit Rilski” and make the most of your Erasmus+ experience!

Contact Us:

If you have any questions or need assistance with your application, please don’t hesitate to reach out to our dedicated Erasmus+ coordinator:

Mr. Stanislav Grozdanov 




Mr. Hristo Dimitrov




Mrs. Radostina Nikolova, PhD




Join us at South-West University “Neofit Rilski” for an enriching Erasmus+ experience that will broaden your horizons and create memories that will last a lifetime. Apply now and embark on your journey to academic and cultural exploration in Bulgaria!