Exchange Conditions Score of Bulgaria (AMSB)

Exchange Information
Type of exchanges
Type of students accepted
Medical students
Pre-medical students
Graduated medical students (less than 6 months prior to the exchange)
Academic requirements for the students

Written in Project requirements.

In order to receive his certificate the student must:

-Have 80% attendance

-Present the LORE with a filled Logbook

-Have filled out and submitted their Evaluation Form (EF)

-Present a scientific poster or presentation related to their project work during their exchange


Not Required
Cities/Months Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Augt Sep Oct Nov Dec
Calendar Remarks
We only accept students for CALENDAR MONTHS (from 1st to 30th/31st)
Number of incomings
Projects available
- Bulgaria (AMSB) - Medical University of Pleven, Pleven
- Bulgaria (AMSB) - Medical University of Plovdiv, Plovdiv
- Bulgaria (AMSB) - Medical University of Sofia, Sofia
- Bulgaria (AMSB) - Medical faculty of Trakia University, Stara Zagora
- Bulgaria (AMSB) - Medical University of Varna, Varna
- Bulgaria (AMSB) - Medical faculty of Sofia University, Sofia
General Information
Hours per Day
7 Hours
Days per week
5 Days
Dress code
What to Bring
White coat - obligatory
Please contact your CP to find out if you need to bring anything else. Depending on the nature of your project, you may be asked to bring hospital shoes and/or a stethoscope.
Unilateral fee
Unilateral fee (special remarks)

Unilateral fee must be paid 4 weeks in advance. Each LC has a separate Bank Account. Contact your hosting LC as soon as possible.

Refunds: only if the exchange is canceled by the hosting LC!  

Lodging (housing)
- Student hostel
- Student apartment
Boarding (meal)
- Student hostel
- Student flat
Times per day
Pocket money
In some LCs as a substitution for boarding.BGN
Social Program
<p>In July and August we organise a National Social Program. You will receive an email with details about it, so please check it frequently. In the other months the social program is organised by the LC.</p> <p>&nbsp;</p>
Special Remarks
All incoming students аre required to present one of the following documents in order to receive the CA from AMSB:
A) A document which verifies a positive ELISA test for antibodies against COVID-19 OR 
B) A document which certifies vaccination against COVID-19
The above mentioned documents should be sent via email on the official email address of the NORE-in of AMSB not later than 70 days prior to the first date of the exchange. (E.g. the exchange is expected to begin on 1st June 2021. The document should be sent not later than 23 March 2021)
If the incoming student cannot present one of the above mentioned documents, the exchange contract will be cancelled. 
Incoming students who have received their first vaccine dose prior to the above mentioned deadline (70 days before the beginning of the exchange) and are expecting their second vaccine shot, should present a document which certifies that the first step of the ongoing vaccination process is done, and notes when it is going to be fully completed. The full vaccination process should be completed before the beginning of the exchange and the incoming student must present a document which certifies its completion.
Due to possible change in state regulations additional requirements (negative PCR-test before entering the country) and restrictive measures may come into force. If such a regulation is imtrodiced, the NOREs of the affected NMOs will be contacted immediately.
Application Form
Special Remarks

Application form deadline for summer months (July and August) - before IFMSA March Meeting.

Obligatory vaccines: Hepatitis B, Tuberculosis (or antibody/Mantoux test if vaccine is not done in the country of origin), Measles, Mumps, Rubeola, Polio, Tetanus, Varicella.

When choosing the projects: one project from each of the following groups can be chosen:
1st group: Medical University of Sofia OR Medical Faculty of Sofia University;
2nd group: Medical University of Plovdiv OR Medical University of Varna;
3rd group: Medical University of Pleven OR Medical Faculty of Trakia University (Stara Zagora)

If some LC doesn't have projects for the current period, the groups are still valid!


Card Of Documents
Standard documents
- Photo (* Mandatory)
- Card of Document
- Passport Copy (* Mandatory)
- Card of Document
- Motivation Letter (* Mandatory)
- Card of Document
- Proof of Enrollment (* Mandatory)
- Card of Document
- Curriculum Vitae (* Mandatory)
- Card of Document
- Language Certificate (* Mandatory)
- Card of Document
- Motivation Letter for Project 2
- Card of Document
- Motivation Letter for Project 3
- Card of Document
- SCORE Terms & Conditions (* Mandatory)
- Card of Document
Special documents
Upon Arrival documents
- Vaccination Card (* Mandatory)
- Card of Document
- Health Insurance
- Card of Document
The standard documents are the basic documents that the students are asking for and the special documents are less important, as only some Local Committees ask for them. So it's mandatory to upload the standard documents, but not the special ones. (Students do it when asked for by the LEO/NEO.)
The upon arrival documents are hard copies documents that the students are requested to take with them in the host country.”
Special remarks
Card of Acceptance
8 weeks
Special remarks
Will be sent at least 8 weeks in advance.
Card of Confirmation
4 Weeks
Special remarks
Must be sent 4 weeks in advance, otherwise the exchange will be cancelled!
NMO can provide additional documents if needed
NMO must be notified 10 weeks before exchange start if additional documents are needed
Special remarks
- Health Insurance

Special remarks
Health Documents
- Vaccination Card

Special remarks
- We prefer substitutions to cancellations
- Substitutions depend on the LC
Deadline for substitutions (weeks)
Special remarks

Substitutions must be for the same project and LC!

Explore Link
Link to ExPlore Page
Special Remarks
For more information you can visit the Explore Pages:
Validation Date
Date Last Update