Frequently Asked Questions
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When do courses start?
Where is the Academy?
We look forward to meeting you at the Academy, located on 57 Vasil Levski Blvd. (above Photosynthesis store). Together with our partners from Photosynthesis and gallery Synthesis, we have built an artistic and friendly environment where you can fully immerse yourself in the world of photography.
What is the schedule?
How long is one class?
How many students are in one group?
Do I get a certificate at the end of a course?
Upon completion of each photography course, students receive an authentic BECA certificate. They also receive a certain number of credits, and those who manage to accumulate 100 credits through various courses at the Academy and have a diploma from our Master of Photography program, can receive the opportunity to win an international scholarship to study at the EFTI – Centro Internacional de Fotografia y Cine after submitting a final project, which is evaluated by an international jury. Graduates of the Master of Photography program also have this opportunity.
* The diploma issued by BECA | Before Creating Academy is not accredited by the Ministry of Education and Science, but it is recognized by creative industries in Bulgaria and abroad.
How can I apply for a course?
Apply via our application form by choosing a course and answering a few questions. This way we will get to know your personality, experience and motivation. You will receive additional information, pricing list and schedule, and answers to your questions. Keep in mind that the last step of your application in the Academy is the confirmation you will receive for a successful bank transfer!
Should I have a certain level of experience before I apply?
How can I become a member of the community?
Choose between a BASIC / PREMIUM membership, as well as your subscription period. The membership lasts 3, 6 or 12 months. You have the opportunity to renew your membership at a 5% discount. You can find more information about our community and how to become member here.
How can I win an international scholarship?
What is our Covid-19 policy?
The courses and programs at BECA are fully compliant with the challenges the education system around the world is facing nowadays. We meet all the requirements imposed by the government. However, we can provide an online form of learning, if necessary, after which the live classes will resume.