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Human resources

Medical staff

 

Source: NSI, 2013

 

 

Average annual earnings in the sector "Healthcare and social work, (€)

 

Source: National Statistical Institute

 

Education


There are five medical universities in Bulgaria, teaching about 15 000 medical students across the country, according National Statistical Institute

 

Distribution of narrow subspecialties by National Statistical Institute


Districts

Total for the country

Total physicians

27 997

Internal medicine

1403

Cardiologists

1 066

Pulmonology and phthisiatry

538

Paediatricians

1 425

Surgeons

1 399

Orthopaedics & traumatology

686

Urologists

364

Infectious diseases

208

Obstetrician-gynaecologists

1 387

Ophthalmologists

661

Otto-rhino-laryngologists

519

Neurologists

1 139

Psychiatrists

519

Statistical Areas

379

Cutaneous and Venereal Diseases

865

Radiologists

459

Physical Therapy and Rehabilitation

611

Laboratory physicians

14 369

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

According to the National Statistical Institute, in 2013, 20 291 students completed their studies in the health sector, and 2376 in the social work sector.


Specialities such as doctor of medicine, medical rehabilitation and occupational therapy, kinesiology, physiotherapy, occupational therapy, nursing, midwifery and others are also studied at the Sofia University, the South West University of Blagoevgrad, Ruse University, and the National Sports Academy in all medical colleges.

  • Trakia University - Stara Zagora

    • Medical Faculty with University Hospital

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  • Medical University – Varna

    • Faculty of Medicine • Faculty of Dental Medicine • Faculty of Pharmacy • Faculty of Public Health • Medical College

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  • Medical University – Pleven

    • Faculty of Medicine • Faculty of Public Health • Faculty of Healthcare • Medical College

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  • Medical University – Plovdiv

    • Faculty of Medicine • Faculty of Dental Medicine • Faculty of Public Health • Faculty of Pharmacy • Medical College

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  • Medical University - Sofia

    • Faculty of Medicine • Faculty of Dental Medicine • Faculty of Public Health • Faculty of Pharmacy

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