Varna Free University "Chernorizets Hrabar" is the largest private university in Bulgaria. It is an established academic center that combines the training of Bulgarian and international students in priority areas for the country and creates an internationally convertible and competitive scientific and academic product. It teaches over 10,000 students in more than 67 bachelor's and master's programs and 29 Ph.D. programs.
Established in 1991 by a resolution of the 37th National Assembly of 21.07.1995, the university was given a higher education institution. It organizes full-time, part-time, and distance learning for all the educational and qualification degrees as provided by the Higher Education Act - bachelor, master, and doctor.