Learn Bulgarian

in Veliko Tarnovo

We are a small Bulgarian language school in the beautiful Bulgarian city of Veliko Tarnovo. Our tutors are highly qualified and specialise in teaching Bulgarian as a second language.

Bulgarian lessons

From our base in Veliko Tarnovo we give private lessons and lessons for small groups. We also offer remote lessons via Skype on a one-to-one basis or in a virtual classroom. The first lesson with us is always free and with no obligation...

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Veliko Tarnovo

You will learn Bulgarian in the charming old capital of Bulgaria - Veliko Tarnovo. Recognised as maybe the most beautiful city in Bulgaria Veliko Tarnovo is steeped in history, tradition and culture and is very easy to fall in love with...

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Bulgarian Culture

The best way to learn a language is to immerse yourself in the language and the culture. Developing a good understanding of Bulgarian culture is central to our teaching. We ensure our students experience the best of Bulgaria...

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Our Tutors

As well as specialising in teaching Bulgarian as a Second Language we also teach Bulgarian to Bulgarian students in the University of Veliko Tarnovo.

Our tutors are often invited to deliver lectures and to attend conferences and seminars in various Bulgarian and European universities.

Several respected academic papers on the subject of 'Teaching Bulgarian as a Second Lanaguage' have been published by our tutors:

One of our Bulgarian university students

Student Feedback

"I found this site quite by chance and it was the start of a wonderful new project to learn a challenging language. Right from the initial contact, by email, Iliyana has been attentive, professional and very helpful. I have benefitted from 2 separate weeks in Veliko Turnovo, "learning in situ" and having daily one-to-one lessons. Also, my weekly lessons by SKYPE have been informative and fun as well as being flexible time-wise. I have completed 60 hours and I am looking forward to many more... ...."


"After initially studying with two different teachers in two other language schools (one in Sofia and one in Plovdiv) I decided to continue with Iliyana because of her qualifications and her ability to transfer her knowledge to her students. She is a dedicated teacher who values infusing her students with a sound understanding of Bulgarian culture. Her classes are always interesting and enjoyable and each lesson only comes to a close when she is sure that I have understood everything clearly. It is with great pleasure that I write this recommendation of Iliyana to express my gratitude for her hard work...."


"My Bulgarian lessons were a joy to attend as I learnt something different every week, not only was I learning the Bulgarian language but also I was being educated in Bulgarian custom and culture. Learning what is appropriate and not appropriate when attending Bulgarian family meals was extremely important to me, within a short time my Bulgarian friends began to notice a change in my interaction/communication with them and this pleased both my friends and I tremendously and increased my confidence ten fold...."