University of Economics – Varna

Business Consulting

Degree:

Type of education:

Number of semesters: 2

Professional qualification:

Professional field:

Duration: 1 year; 1.5 years
Language: Bulgarian
Mode of study: Full-time

Special subjects:

  • Quality Management
  • Business Project Management
  • Business Diagnosis

Specialized subjects:

  • Organisation of Business Consultancy
  • Accounting for Managers
  • Client Relations Management
  • Pricing Decisions in Business
  • Personnel Consultation
  • Marketing Research
  • Master Seminar
  • Consulting Ethics and Corporate Culture (elective)
  • Change Management (elective)

Expected knowledge and skills after acquiring qualification:
During the course of study, students acquire concrete methodological knowledge and form skills in the field of diagnosis and modelling of business processes, quality management, development and implementation of business projects.

Employment opportunities upon graduation:
Graduates can find an occupation as leaders and expert in organisations from diverse spheres, in public and private sector on national level; independent consultants and experts in consulting firms. Graduates are familiar with the specifics of consulting activities in the field of management, marketing, finance, managerial accounting, quality management, intelligent computer systems and etc. Students acquire not only theoretical skill but practical experience in development of consulting business projects.

Programme
First year
2019
Studied subjects Semester Credits Type of grading Student involvement
Total Self-study Classes
Quality Assurance 9 5 150 90 60
Business Diagnostics 9 5 150 90 60
Business Project Management 9 5 150 90 60
Accounting for Managers 9 8 240 165 75
Organization of Business Consulting 9 8 240 165 75
Price Decisions in Business 9 6 180 120 60
Customer Relations Management 9 8 240 165 75
Personnel Consulting 10 8 240 180 60
Marketing Research 10 8 240 165 75
Master Degree Seminar 10 8 240 210 30
Electives (1)
  • Management of Change
  • Consulting Ethics and Company Culture
10 6 180 135 45
Electives (1)
  • Comprehensive State Exam
  • Thesis Defense
10 15 450 450 0
Total for 0 0
Total for the entire period of study 90 2700 2025 675


Optional courses Semester Credits Student involvement
Total Self-study Classes
Foreign Language - German 10 3 90 60 30
Foreign Language - English 10 3 90 60 30
Foreign Language - Russian 10 3 90 60 30
Foreign Language - French 10 3 90 60 30