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Plant Protection and Agroecology

The Faculty was founded in 1983. The students major for the Bachelor’s degree in:

  1. Plant Protection - full-time studies
  2. Ecology and Environmental Protection – full-time studies.

The two professional fields – 6.2. Plant Protection and 4.4. Ecology and Environmental Protection were accredited by the National Agency of Evaluation and Accreditation in 2006 for student training for acquiring the educational and qualification degree ‘Bachelor’ and ‘Master’ and the educational and scientific degree ‘Doctor’ with a very good score.

Five Departments are included in the Faculty structure: Entomology, Phytopathology, Microbiology and Ecological Biotechnologies, Agroecology and General Chemistry.

Master degree courses:

  1. Plant Protection
  2. Agricultural Pharmacy
  3. Ecology of Settlement Systems
  4. Biological Farming
  5. Apiculture /Bee-keeping/
  6. Grassing – exterior and interior design
  7. Preservation and management of biological diversity

Professional realization:

  • Experts in the National Plant Protection Services within the Ministry of Agriculture and Food Supply; Consultants, experts and heads of departments in the regional structures of the Ministry of Agriculture and Food Supply.
  • Experts in the system of the Ministry of Environment and Waters and in the local administrative services of the Regional Inspections of Environment and Waters.
  • Managers, consultants and experts in the stations for forecasting and signaling; in the laboratories for control and certification of ecological agricultural products; in companies, cooperatives and associations for production and processing of ecological bioproducts.
  • Research and lecturing staff.


  1. Entomology
  2. Phytopathology
  3. Ecology and environmental protection
  4. Agroecology and protection of agroecosystems and population
  5. Microbiology and Ecological Biotechnologies
  6. General Chemistry

Dean: Assoc. Prof. Dr. Yanko DIMITROV
Tel.: +359 32 654 271;
E-mail: y.dimitrov@au-plovdiv.bg
Dean's office: +359 32 654 201;
E-mail: rza@au-plovdiv.bg

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