"Prof. D-r. Assen Zlatarov" University is the only state university in Southeast Bulgaria.
Tuition is carried out in three faculties - Faculty of technical sciences, Faculty of natural sciences, and social sciences. It includes three colleges – technical college, Medical College, and the College of Tourism. The university offers 29 accredited Bachelor's and over 60 Master's programs. The Department of foreign language studies, the central scientific research library, and the Computer centre have their honourable place in the university's structure.
Organization and management of the university's educational process comply with the European requirements and criteria for qualitative educational and research process. Prof. Dr Assen Zlatarov University has a modern material base and facilities that comply with the state requirements for high education quality. The academic management has constantly been making systematic efforts for maintenance, expansion, effective use, and modernizing and renovation of the available material and technical facilities.