National Sports Academy

National Sports Academy

The Vassil Levski National Sports Academy (NSA; Bulgarian: Национална Спортна Академия “Васил Левски”) is Bulgaria’s premiere higher education institution specializing in teaching physical education, physical therapy, and coaching. It is named in honor of national hero Vasil Levski. NSA is the only university fully specialized in sports science in Bulgaria and one of the few sports universities in Europe. The higher school has achieved highest score of the accreditation by the National Agency for Evaluation and Accreditation of the Republic of Bulgaria and holds the leading position in the ranking system of university structures in the field of sports education.

The university offers bachelor’s, master’s and doctoral degrees in a wide variety of sports-related disciplines. Curricula have been distributed among three faculties:

Coaches Faculty

Faculty of Physical Education

Faculty of Kinesitherapy, Tourism, and Sport Animation