The Faculty of Educational Studies and the Arts (FESA) is a successor of the Faculty of Pre-school and Primary School Education, established in 1983. In 1984/1985 the first students enrolled on the full-time and part-time training programmes in Pre-school Education, School Education, and Special Education.
Afterwards the range of specialties expanded: Social Pedagogy (1991), Education of children with neurosomatic disorders, Education for Visually Impaired Students, Education for Children with Intellectual Disabilities, Hearing and Speech Rehabilitation, Speech Therapy (1992), Pedagogy of Fine Arts, and Music Pedagogy (1994).
Currently the Faculty offers 13 BA and MA programmes. The curricula and academic programmes are subject to ongoing monitoring and update in full conformity to the development of the educational sciences and social and community needs.
Предучилищна педагогика и чужд език.
Предучилищна и начална училищна педагогика
Медийна педагогика и художествената комуникация.
Media Pedagogy and Artistic Communication
Начална училищна педагогика и чужд език
Физическо възпитание и спорт
Музикални медийни технологии и тонрежисура