Goverment Promises 24 Million Levs For Student Accommodation Repairs

For the first time since 2008, BGN 29.4 million was granted in 2019 for the renovation of the student dorms in the country, after such funds were not allocated for such a long period. This was said by Yana Vangelova, chairman of the National Student Councils (NSSC) at the universities.

Every year, before the beginning of university classes, student dormitories and their poor condition are the subject of discussions and comments from the public, the media and the students, recall the NSSC. And note that some of the student housing in the country have not been repaired since their construction.

Long exploitation and depreciation has led to the fact that many of the dormitory rooms are unfit for living and students are forced to live in poor living conditions.
The Ministry of Education and Science is going to discuss these 29.4 million leva to repair the dormitories in the country, said Yana Vangelova. She explained that student dorms in Shumen are in very bad condition and they are “one of the worst-looking dorms in the country”.

These are dormitories at the University of Shumen, and the buildings of the dorms in Varna and Plovdiv are also in poor condition. The state of the 15th block of the National Sports Academy and the 7th block of the Medical University in Sofia are also in a need of urgent repair. There are student dorms in the country that have not been repaired since their construction 50 years ago, Vangelova said.

Read More

Foreign Seasonal Workers In Bulgaria Increasing

The number of the foreign workers registered for seasonal employment in Bulgaria has increased significantly since the beginning of this year. This was announced at a...

Google Maps To Update Map Of Bulgaria

The changing infrastructure and outlook of Bulgaria will be reflected in the Google Maps application. Google cars will be circumnavigating the streets...

Korean Company Interested In Constructing Belene NPP

A Korean company has declared a willingness to participate in the construction of Belene Nuclear Power Plant (NPP). This transpired during a...

Recent

Ruse Arena Criticized

Only two days into the WCH and its hosting sites have been subject to rosy reviews from fans and players alike. First, observers reported to...

Bulgaria To Build Romanian Border Fence

Clearing of land to enable the building of a fence at the Romanian border has begun, to prevent the movement of wild boar into...

DSK Bank Fined For July Data Breaches

DSK Bank, part of Hungarian banking group OTP, said it has been fined by the local data protection authority for "a non-digital data theft"...