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Fees and Funding

TUITION FEES

ARC Academy programs are based on modern training methods and practical work with professional lecturers working in Bulgarian and international studios. The duration of the training is 2 years or four semesters, requiring dedication from the students. The cost of ARC Academy programs:

Оn capmus

* 4 800 euro / 1 academic year (VAT included) for Bulgarian and EU Students

You need to pay a one-time admission fee of 350 euro (not required for Bulgarian students).

Distance learning

* 4 800 euro / 1 academic year (VAT included) for Bulgarian students

* 5 760 euro / 1 academic year (VAT included) for International students (EU and Non-EU students)

 

REGULATIONS AND PAYMENT TERMS

First academic year:

Fee 1: 50% of the first academic year fee with the submission of the documents (this guarantees your place in the program)

On campus

2 400 euro for Bulgarian and EU Students

Distance learning

2 400 euro for Bulgarian students

2 880 euro for International students (EU and Non-EU students)

Fee 2: 50% of the fee for the first academic year – (until September 15, 2024)

On campus

2 400 euro for Bulgarian and EU Students

Distance learning

2 400 euro for Bulgarian students

2 880 euro for International students (EU and Non-EU students)

 

Second academic year:

Fee 1: 50% of the fee for the second academic year – (until July 15, 2025)

On campus

2 400 euro for Bulgarian and EU Students

Distance learning

2 400 euro for Bulgarian students

2 880 euro for International students (EU and Non-EU students)

Fee 2: 50% of the fee for the second academic year – (until October 10, 2025)

On campus

2 400 euro for Bulgarian and EU Students

Distance learning

2 400 euro for Bulgarian students

2 880 euro for International students (EU and Non-EU students)

FUNDING FOR BULGARIAN STUDENTS

ARC Academy is in partnership with America for Bulgaria Foundation and Tokuda Bank, with whose help you can apply for student loans “Your Future in Bulgaria”. It is enough to be an accepted student at the Academy and the America for Bulgaria Foundation will financially support 10 of you by repaying 20% of the loan principal for each year you remain working in Bulgaria after completing your studies at the Academy.

Loan Amount:

  • 3 000 USD for one academic year

Terms:

  • You must be accepted to study in one of four programs at ARC Academy – Game Design, Concept Art, 3D Art or Game Programming
  • Do not have a current scholarship from ARC Academy

Steps to apply for the Your Future in Bulgaria Student Loan:

  1. Apply for one of five programs at ARC Academy 
  2. Pass a successful admissions interview 
  3. If you decide to apply for a student loan, we will issue you an ARC admission document.
  4. We then refer you to a contact person at Tokuda Bank who will assist you in applying for the loan.
  5. The bank approves you for the amount you want and then we sign a tuition contract with ARC Academy

Further information about applying for Your Future in Bulgaria student loans, please click here.

If you would like to find out more about funding opportunities or have any questions, please complete the contact form. After submitting your application, you will receive an email with a link to book a convenient slot to meet with our team.


IS THERE A POSSIBILITY OF RECEIVING A SCHOLARSHIP?

At ARC Academy, we offer a variety of scholarships for our five programs so that we can give more people access to develop their talent in the creative industries. Anyone interested in studying with us can enter the scholarship competitions we organise annually. Find out more at this link:

If you have any questions about programs, fees or anything else, you can book a personal meeting with our team.