FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
How can I apply for admission to program at a Georgian university?
First step is to choose the program you want to study and the university in which you desire to study, then, submit all the required documents to us.
What are the requirements for getting admission into Georgian Universities?
2- High School Certificate or BA degree Diploma (for MA degree applications) along with transcript. 3- Video Interview
How much does application cost?
Application cost varies in the different Universities. Among the top Universities in Georgia for international students, the Maximum admission fee is 1000$. Please Note that Admission fees are Non-refundable.
Is there any age limit for applying for degree program?
There is no age limit for applying for a degree program in Georgia. High school applicants must have a 12th Grade High school certificate (GCE Equivalent).
When is the deadline for applying for admission?
There is a deadline for getting admission to join fall Academic semester (September semester) or the Spring Academic semester (March semester). Usually, the deadline is a month before the start of the desired academic session.
How long does the admission/enrolment process take?
The University’s consent comes within 5 working days. While the documents Translation, notarization, recognition and enrolment procedures take approximately 2 – 4 weeks depending on the university and program the applicant is applying to study in Georgia.
what is the average cost of studying in Georgia?
The average annual cost of studying in Georgia is 3,000$ to 4,000$ per academic year for Non-medical students. And 5,000$ to 8,000$ for medical students
What is the cost of accommodation in Georgia?
we recommend students to budget 300$ – 400$ per month on accommodation in the Tbilisi city center for one person. And from 450$ to 600$ for two persons in a good quality flats near the university.
Dose the Georgian government have financially friendly policies intended for students?
Can I study and work in Georgia?
Yes, you can study and work as long as your work does not interface with your academics. However, we recommend that students have a financial plan that is not dependent on them finding a job in Georgia.
What is the average utility bill for a student in Georgia?
The average cost of utility bills in Georgia for a 1 bedroom or 2-bedroom apartment during the warm season is 33$ (100Gel) per month. And 60$ (160Gel) per month in winter. Optic Internet 20MB-30Gel (same in winter) Water, light and Sanitation – 40 Gel (same in winter) Gas – 40 Gel (90 Gel in winter) This prices can be higher or lower depending on the economical/extravagant habit of the student.
Where is Georgia located?
Georgia is located at the crossroads of western Asia and Eastern Europe, it is bounded to the west by the Black sea, to the north by Russia, to the south by Turkey and Armenia, and to the southeast by Azerbaijan. The capital and largest city is Tbilisi.
Is Georgia a safe country?
Yes, Georgia is a safe country. Georgia ranks fifth (5th) among 125 countries in the 2018 Crime Index. Since 2015, Georgia has been among the top 7 country in the crime index Statistics following countries like: Qatar, Singapore, Taiwan, Austria, United Arab Emirates and Hong Kong.
Is Georgia a socially tolerant country?
Yes, Georgia is a socially tolerant country. Georgia is welcoming to people of different religions, Even though Georgians are predominantly orthodox Christians, they have a hospitable culture. This is why Georgia remains a top tourists destination and a favourite destination of international students.
Which language is spoken in Georgia?
Georgian is the official language of Georgia. Georgian is a Kartvelian language spoken by Georgians and it is written in its own writing system. However, it is easy to find locals who speak Russian language (in older generation) and English language (in younger generation).
Which currency does Georgia use?
Georgian lari is the official currency of Georgia (Gel).
Is Georgia in Europe or Asia?
Georgia is part of the European Continent. In 2011 Georgian president Mikheil Saakashvili expressed a desire for Georgia to become a member state of the European Union (EU). What is Georgia the country known for? some popular things Georgia (country) is known for like Five cross flag, Georgian cuisine, Traditional winemaking, Georgian hospitality, Dinosaur fossils Georgia, Georgian language and writing system.
Papers and steps required to obtain university admission in Georgia:
•Online application form.,
•List of selected courses.
•A copy of the identification pages of your passport.
•A copy of the passport, notarized and translated.
•A copy of the high school diploma, the transcript.
•IELTS certificate of English language proficiency.
•Notarizing all your papers and certificates at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and the Georgian Embassy after their translation.
•Entering the university’s website after selecting the university you wish to apply to, and waiting for the approval letter from the university.
•After receiving the acceptance letter, you should print it, attach it with the identity document, and your high school papers, and submit them at the Georgian embassy in your country, in order to obtain a study visa.