Management Bodies

Minister of Interior

Veselin Vuchkov, Assoc. Prof., LD


Born on December 26th, 1968.

2003 – Doctor of Laws (Subject: Criminal Procedure Law)
1993 - Master’s Degree in Law from Sofia University St. Kliment Ohridski

Academic Rank: Associate Professor [2010]

Professional Experience:
November 7th, 2014 – Appointed Minister of Interior of the Republic of Bulgaria
2013 – 2014 – MP in 42-nd National Assembly. Member of the Internal Security and Public Order Committee and the Committee on Control of the Security Services, Use and Employment of Special Intelligence Means and Access to Data under the Electronic Communications Act
July, 2009 – March, 2013 - Deputy Minister of Interior of the Republic of Bulgaria
1996 – 2009 - Senior Lecturer at the Academy of the Ministry of Interior. Also a Lecturer at Paisii Hilendarski Plovdiv University, Neofit Rilski South-West University in Blagoevgrad, Academy of Economics in Svishtov, Technical University of Varna
1994 - 1996 - Investigating magistrate at Sofia Metropolitan Investigation Service (Fourth Regional Investigation Service)
1994 - Trainee judge at Sofia District Court