University of National and World Economy founded in 1920 and is biggest and also the eldest higher educational institution of Economics in Bulgaria and Southeastern Europe and it has a history of 90 years. Mission of the University is to help the full intelligent advancement of its students and also to create their writing proficiency in the broadest sense by providing for them exclusive requirements of otherworldly life in the states of the new universe of learning and data. University created from the Free University of Political and Economic Sciences (FUPES), in 1947 it has been rearranged as a Faculty of Economic and Social Studies under Sofia University.
University has eight faculties (General Economics, Business, Management and Administration, Finances and Accountancy, Economics of Infrastructure, International Economics and Politics, Law, Applied Informatics and Statistics), 32 departments. University trained excess of 16,ooo students under regular and distance education. UNWE is the relating university for Bulgaria in the Central European initiative for between college connections it is in collaboration with over 100 universities of USA, Europe and Asia.