The Faculty of Mathematics and Informatics (FMI) dates back to 1961 when it became the first standalone faculty at Plovdiv University “Paisiy Hilendarski”. Today, FMI is a well-established research and training centre by international standards and provides degree programs in the fields of Mathematics, Informatics and Information Technologies. There are some 80 highly qualified members of the full-time academic staff, with 13 Full Professors and 23 Associate Professors, more than half have been awarded doctoral degrees – we have 6 Doctors of Science and 48 PhD holders. Many faculty members have studied, done research or have been guest lecturers at accredited universities in the USA, Japan, Africa and Europe. Our academic staff has ample experience with highly reputable international scientific events, as well as with research and education projects in joint cooperation with universities from the EU, USA, etc. FMI is involved in the exchange of students and lecturers under various academic programs with universities in Austria, England, Germany, Ireland, Spain, FYR Macedonia, Portugal, Rumania, Serbia and Montenegro, Hungary, and Finland.