The Capital of Bulgaria

Sofia Campus

Life in Sofia

Sofia, the capital city of Bulgaria, offers a unique blend of history, culture, and modern living.

Sofia has a vibrant cultural scene with a variety of museums, art galleries, theaters, and music venues. The National Palace of Culture hosts various exhibitions, concerts, and festivals throughout the year. The city also has a thriving nightlife, with numerous bars, clubs, and restaurants catering to different tastes.

Despite being a bustling capital, Sofia offers ample green spaces for relaxation and recreation. Borisova Gradina, the largest park in the city, provides opportunities for outdoor activities, jogging, and picnics. Vitosha Mountain, located just outside the city, is a popular destination for hiking, skiing, and enjoying panoramic views of Sofia.

Event and Traditions

Sofia has a long and fascinating history dating back to ancient times. The city boasts numerous historical landmarks, such as the Alexander Nevsky Cathedral, Boyana Church, and the ruins of the ancient Serdica complex. Exploring these sites allows you to delve into the city’s past and appreciate its cultural heritage.

Student Activities

Sofia hosts numerous cultural events, festivals, and concerts throughout the year. Students can attend music festivals, theater performances, art exhibitions, and film screenings, providing opportunities to appreciate and engage with Bulgarian and international culture. Students in Sofia can participate in various sports activities and fitness programs. There are many sports facilities, gyms, and sports teams where students can join and compete in sports such as football (soccer), basketball, volleyball, tennis, martial arts, and more.

Transportation

Sofia, has a well-developed transportation system that offers various modes of transportation to navigate the city. The public transport in Sofia consists of a comprehensive network of bus, trolleybus, tram and metro lines. The extensive bus, trams and trolleybus network covers the city and its outskirts. 

Nature

Sofia, the capital city of Bulgaria, is known for its green spaces and numerous parks where residents and visitors can relax and enjoy nature. Some notable parks in Sofia are: the “Borisova Gradina”: located near the city center, and the “South Park” : situated in the southern part of Sofia.The City Garden is another large park known for its beautiful landscaping, and recreational amenities. It features walking and cycling paths, sports facilities, and a variety of trees . Park “Vitosha” is a nature park that surrounds Sofia and extends into the Vitosha Mountain.

The Campus Experience

Sofia Metropolitan University campus provides a conducive environment for learning, studying, and engaging in academic activities. London Metropolitan University’s faculties describe our study facilities as excellent.

Location

Our study facilities and a modern library are based in one of the most prestigious and preferred residential neighborhoods in the capital. 

Facilities

Sofia Metropolitan College offers comfortable study zones and innovative technology.

Students will be supported, guided, and equipped with all the needed materials for a successful study journey.

Logistics

The underground station is within 5 minutes walking distance, bus stops are nearby as well, and it takes 10 minutes to drive to reach us from Sofia Airport. The building is close to other public and private.