Insurance and Social Security

Faculty
Faculty of Finance and Accounting
Duration
4 years
Language
Bulgarian
Mode of study
Full-time

Specific courses:

  • Economics of Insurance enterprise;
  • Marine and Cargo Insurance;
  • Insurance contractual legislation;
  • Social Security fundament;
  • Public Pension social security;
  • Private Pension Funds Management;
  • Health Insurance Systems;
  • Human Resources Management in Insurance and social security;
  • Insurance and social security accounting;
  • Management of Investments in insurance and social security;
  • Financial management and Risk Management;
  • Banking;
  • Business Communications and Negotiations;
  • English language (level B1, B2, C1) and etc.

Expected knowledge and skills after acquiring qualification:
The curriculum is composed so that in addition to general economic and specialized preparation students gain in-depth legal literacy, foreign language skills, communication and presentation skills. During the course of studies an internship is included, which aims to prepare students for a smooth transition from university to business.

Employment opportunities upon graduation:
The students graduated in major “Insurance and social security” are able to gain a broad professional career as:

  • managers in insurance companies;
  • employees in front and back office of insurance companies and pension funds;
  • supervisors in internal audit services of private insurers;
  • licensed insurance brokers and agents;
  • risk managers of enterprises (foreign trade, construction and industrial companies);
  • inspectors in the National Insurance Institute, the Employment Agency, the National Health Insurance Fund, the Agency for Social Assistance and other state institutions;
  • employees in specialized department and directorates of the Financial Supervision Commission;
  • sale specialists of combined financial products in commercial banks and other financial institutions;
  • experts in social protections and financing departments of municipal and regional administrations and other.