The National Sports Academy is a university institution specialised in sport and physical education. Students are offered programs at Bachelor, Master and Doctoral degrees in the following education and scientific areas – physical education, sport and coaching, physiotherapy and leisure sport. All students gain practical experience in compliance with their speciality. The study programs at NSA provide conditions for practical training in real working environment – schools, sporting clubs, hospitals, medical centres etc. NSA has an excellent campus in Sofia and training bases in mountains and on the seashore. Students may rely on accommodation in hostels within the campus. Throughout the academic year students and teachers have access to the university facilities – library, sporting halls, laboratories, medical centres, canteen and social meetings halls, etc.