Ivane Javakhishvili Tbilisi State University is a public university located in Tbilisi, Georgia. The university has a huge history because it is the first national university opened in Caucasus region of Georgia in 1918 laying the foundation for a European-type institution based on Georgian educational traditions. Ivane Javakhishvili Tbilisi State University is a higher education and research centre with European values and international significance.
The mission of Ivane Javakhishvili Tbilisi State University is to worthily bear the name of the first Georgian university; to maintain leadership, along with historical leadership, within Georgia’s higher educational space; to belong to the list of the world’s leading universities; to promote national and universal welfare. Ranking of Ivane Javakhishvili Tbilisi State University is 398 in the best global universities.
Ivane Javakhishvili Tbilisi State University is one of the first and most respected scientific-research institutions of Georgia and carries out about 200 local and international scientific grant programs annually. Ivane Javakhishvili Tbilisi State University is among 1.5% of the world’s best universities (U.S. News &World Report 2019). It is the only university from South Caucasus, which was ranked among the world's best universities during four consecutive years (2017, 2018, 2019, 2020). Ivane Javakhishvili Tbilisi State University is leading according to the following indicators: QS University Ranking Eastern Europe and Central Asia (N86); Round University Ranking 2019 (N 614); Shanghai Academic Ranking of the World Universities (Ivane Javakhishvili Tbilisi State University Department of Physics 2019 N151-200).
Ivane Javakhishvili Tbilisi State University is one of the largest higher educational institutions, with approximately 22,000 students studying in seven faculties. Along with Bachelor’s, Master’s and Doctoral programs, the university implements higher vocational education courses, as well as short- and long-term certification programs. Working in close cooperation with foreign universities, Georgian students can participate in exchanges and joint international educational programs to earn double academic degrees. Ivane Javakhishvili Tbilisi State University is an active member of leading international education networks.
From the beginning of the 20th century a Georgian Privet Docent at the University of Saint Petersburg, Ivane Javakhishvili, who had undertaken his studies in Saint Petersburg, began to organize the foundation of the Georgian University. From the very first days of the February 1917 Revolution, Javakhishvili, who was still in Saint Petersburg, began his activities to open an institution in Tbilisi. The first gathering of the founders of the University Society was held in the apartment of Petre Melikishvili in Tbilisi, on May 12 that year, chaired by Ekvtime Takaishvili, when they established the Georgian Free University Society. This Society would later play a key role in the foundation of the first University.
In the autumn of 1917, the founders of the University intensified their efforts and first established one faculty, the Faculty of Philosophy, which would include humanities as well as natural sciences and mathematics. In late December, the Georgian press published an article about the enrollment of the first students at the Georgian University.
Thus, the first university in the Caucasus opened its doors on January 26, 1918, the day of the commemoration of King David the Builder (later this commemoration was established on February 8). Nominated by Ivane Javakhishvili, Petre Melikishvili was elected by the Council of Professors as first Rector of the University. Ivane Javakhishvili took charge of the Faculty of Philosophy.
In 1989 Tbilisi State University was renamed after its founder, Ivane Javakhishvili.
Ivane Javakhishvili Tbilisi State University offers courses of applicants in different faculties established in the university.
The fee structure of Ivane Javakhishvili Tbilisi State University consists of tuition fees per year and accommodation fees per year. Tuition fees for all educational programs at Ivane Javakhishvili Tbilisi State University are determined by the semester fee and amount mainly 1125 GEL (Georgian Currency).
Due to the highest ranking of Ivane Javakhishvili Tbilisi State University in the country, it offers the facility of scholarship to the deserving students. The applicants need to score a valid score the exams conducted by the authorities of the university to become eligible the scholarships.
The fee structure at Ivane Javakhishvili Tbilisi State University for Medicine Faculty
|Category||fees per year for 1st year||Fees per year for 2nd – 5th year|
|Tuition fees||5800 USD||5800 USD|
|Hostel fees||2200 USD||2200 USD|
For admission in all the courses at Ivane Javakhishvili Tbilisi State University in various faculties applicant needs to apply in a systematic form. The process to apply in the university to be followed is given below
Admission process for applicants is quite easy and simple. Indian students at Ivane Javakhishvili Tbilisi State University need not go through any specific procedure for admission.
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The eligibility criteria to take admission in Ivane Javakhishvili Tbilisi State University are as below
To take admission in Ivane Javakhishvili Tbilisi State University the Indian Students need to give the NEET examination compulsorily. The students need to be ready for an online interview taken by the authorities of the university after applying for admission in Ivane Javakhishvili Tbilisi State University.
Ivane Javakhishvili Tbilisi State University has an in-campus hostel facility. Two hostels buildings are located inside the campus.
First is a 320-bed student hostel of European standards. This hostel building at Ivane Javakhishvili Tbilisi State University consists of three four-storey residences. The administrative building is located inside the hostel building. An open type sports field, outdoor simulators, a conference room, an online library, a computer lab are included in the hostel building as well. The basic living facilities like a laundry room and a kitchen are built inside the hostel buildings. All the facilities create a comfortable environment inside the hostel premise.
Second, in a campus student hostel at Ivane Javakhishvili, Tbilisi State University is a 396 seat student hostel consisting of two four-storey residential buildings. This hostel building consists of an online library, computer resource centre, laundry room and other modern facilities. There are two-room hotel-type apartments in this hostel’s residential building as well.
Both these in campus hostel is a residential building consisting of two-room hotel-type apartments. Among them, two rooms are designed for people with disabilities. Whole housing infrastructure of this building is fully adapted for people with disabilities.