Sofia is the capital and the largest city of Bulgaria. Sofia concentrates a significant portion of the national higher education including the most renowned hospitals. The medical training is held in high esteem; compared to international standards the education is on a very high level.
In total, the duration of the medical training in Sofia is six years and is divided in three parts:
- The first two years: medical preclinical
- Three years: medical clinical
- Last year of studies: pre-graduation clinical practice