Social Media Summer Academy

Get a head start in college, 

experience beautiful Bulgaria

About AUBG:

The American University in Bulgaria (AUBG) offers excellent U.S. education at a very competitive price, with outstanding alumni success worldwide. AUBG is accredited both in the United States by NEASC and in Europe by Bulgaria’s National Agency for Evaluation and Accreditation. Consequently, upon successful completion of their studies, AUBG students obtain dual American and European diplomas.

The university offers more than 10 BA programs, and an Executive MBA program. AUBG is home to about 1,000 students from 40+ countries, and 70+ faculty from 20 counties. AUBG provides the best student facilities in the region: from comfortable dorms to the award-winning building of the America for Bulgaria Student Center, and the largest English-language library in Southeast Europe, students enjoy a safe, world-class residential campus. All of this combined with a great location in Blagoevgrad, named the ‘coolest place in Southwest Bulgaria’ by The Rough Guide. Approximately 5,000 alumni have graduated from AUBG over the years, with 99.8 % employed or enrolled in grad school within a few months of graduation. In addition, AUBG is an undisputed education leader for a sixth consecutive year according the Bulgarian Ministry of Education national university ranking.

About the Social Media Academy 

Are you looking to improve your skills in the field of social media marketing while experiencing another culture? The AUBG Summer Academy for high–school and current university students is a two-week program that provides you with in-depth knowledge and skills in the field of social media marketing combined with an opportunity to discover Bulgarian language and culture. On top of that, you can transfer this 3-credit course to any U.S. university helping you jump-start or enrich your college education. The Academy allows you to:

  • Expand your knowledge of social media marketing 
  • Learn how to use social media as a marketing vehicle 
  • Understand social network marketing 
  • Explore current social marketing landscape and its application in different sectors 
  • Enjoy various afternoon activities: sports, yoga, Zumba, arts & crafts, bowling, swimming, Bulgarian dance and language workshops 
  • Participate in numerous social events: teambuilding, team competitions, international night, movie night, talent night 
  • Visit famous historic and cultural sights in Bulgaria


Dates: July 30 –  August 12, 2017
Location: AUBG, Blagoevgrad, Bulgaria
Fee: 1,250 USD

The fee includes:

  • accommodation in double rooms and board
  • tuition
  • camp activities
  • access to AUBG computer laboratories
  • excursions
  • entrance fees to cultural and sports facilities


8:00 - 9:00 a.m. Breakfast
9:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. Social Media Marketing Classes
1:00 - 2:00 p.m. Lunch
2:00 - 4:00 p.m. Afternoon Activities
4:00 - 6:00 p.m. Free Time
6:00 - 7:30 p.m. Dinner
7:30 - 9:30 p.m. Social Activities

Enroll now for an educational adventure of a lifetime!

Contact information:

Radosveta Miltcheva, Conferences and Events Manager
Tel: +359 73 888 212; Mobile: +359 886 424 405

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