University of Architecture, Civil Engineering and Geodesy (UACEG) Sofia


General Information

Country Bulgaria
City Sofia
Founding 1942
Number of Students 5000

University of Architecture, Civil Engineering and Geodesy

International Office of the University of Architecture, Civil Engineering and Geodesy

Information Sheet and Information Package



Type of Partnership ERASMUS+ (BG SOFIA04)
Who can apply?

Bachelor students (as long as the stay takes place after completion of your bachelor program)

Master students

Students of a Bachelor's program: Please note that you should have a maximum of 20 ECTS open per upcoming semester at RWTH until the stay abroad, as a stay is only possible in the Master's program.

Type of Stay Studies
Length of Stay 1 Semester
Time of Stay Winter or Summer Semester
Number of Exchange Placements 1


Study Details

Semester Dates

1. Semester: Mid-September to Mid-February

2. Semester: Mid-February to Mid-July

Cooperating Faculty /

Faculty of Transportation Engineering
Study Possibilities

Faculties and Institutes

Please note that, in general, the majority of courses taken must be chosen from the cooperating faculty.

Course Offerings

Course Catalog in English

Curriculum Faculty of Transportation Engineering

Curriculum Faculty of Structural Engineering

Incoming Student Courses

It is possible that not all of the faculty's courses are open to exchange students. The partner university and exchange reports may provide further information.

Please inform yourself about the courses offered directly at the partner university. If you have any questions about the corresponding courses or the course offerings in general, please feel free to contact the partner university directly.

Language Courses The university offers semester accompanying language courses.



Language Requirements

English B2

Bulgarian B1

The language requirements depend on the language that the chosen courses are held in. Students who only choose courses taught in English do not need to prove Bulgarian language proficiency.

Language certificate from RWTH Aachen Language Center

Application deadline at the International Exchange Office at the Faculty of Civil Engineering 31. January for 1 to 2 Semester as of Winter Semester of the Same Year
Application Deadline at Partner University

31. May: for the Winter Semester of the Same Year

30. November: for the Summer Semester of the Following Year

(Applying to the partner university takes place only after successful application at RWTH University.)

Application Process at the Partner University

Information about the Application and Application Documents

(Applying to the partner university takes place only after successful applicaiton at RWTH University.)




Tuition Fees Fees Waived

Erasmus+ Scholarship

Schüßler Award

Pirlet Award

Scholarship Database


Practical Information

Accommodations Cost-Effective Accommodation in Student Dorms
Health Insurance Health insurance for abroad and private liability insurance are required for the entire duration of the stay.
Experiene Reports MoveOn
Further Information

Federal Foreign Office

General Country Informaiton from the DAAD