R&D companies in the medical and pharmaceutical areas are growing very fast. There is also a significant increase in consultancy activities related to pharmacoeconomics and health technology assessment (HTA). With it’s well-established traditions, Bulgaria’s pharmaceutical industry has significantly increased the R&D and production capacities.

Biotechnology

The Industry

400 mil BGN

annual turnover from clinical research

56

companies are part of Bulgaria’s
Health & Life Sciences Cluster

5800

professionals are members of the
Health & Life Sciences Cluster

Sofia’s Biotech Talent

128

medical centers in Sofia
engaged in clinical research

11 000

students in the field of healthcare,
medicine, pharmacy and dentistry

1 400

students attend Biotechnology
and Biology programmes 

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