Academic Entities

Bulgarian Academy of Science (BAS) is the biggest scientific organization in Bulgaria. It is an autonomous state structure which includes research institutes and other independent departments.

By 2009, the BAS includes 69 research institutes and central laboratories, and 11 specialized departments and central administrations. In 2010 the number of institutions has been reduces to 42 through merges.

The BAS leads researches in almost all human knowledge: mathematical, physical, geological, chemical, biological, engineering, humanity and social science.

List of Acdemic Entities

Organization Name Website Address Organization Location
Central Laboratory of General Ecology www.ecolab.bas.bg Sofia, Bulgaria
Central Laboratory of Solar Energy and New Energy Sources www.senes.bas.bg Sofia, Bulgaria
FOREST RESEARCH INSTITUTE www.bas.bg/fribas Sofia, Bulgaria
Geological Institute "Strashimir Dimitrov" www.geology.bas.bg Sofia, Bulgaria
Institute for Nuclear Research and Nuclear Energy (INRNE) http://www.inrne.bas.bg/ Sofia, Bulgaria
INSTITUTE OF CHEMICAL ENGINEERING (IChE) www.iche.bas.bg/ Sofia, Bulgaria
INSTITUTE OF ELECTROCHEMISTRY AND ENERGY SYSTEM www.bas.bg/cleps/ Sofia, Bulgaria
National Institute of Meteorology and Hydrology www.meteo.bg Sofia, Bulgaria