Study at Ilia State University (ISU)

Ilia State University (ISU), located in Tbilisi, Georgia, is a flagship public research and comprehensive higher education institution in Georgia, South Caucasus, focusing on scientific advancement and transferring top-notch knowledge to facilitate societal development.

ISU was established in 2006 as a merger of six different institutions, each having a long history and a diverse institutional profile.

  • THE ranked and the number 1 Research University in South Caucasus (SCImago Institutions Rankings)
  • 300 Professors & 1000 lecturers
  • 23 Bachelor & 49 Graduate (Master and Ph.D.) Programs
  • Over 17 000 Students
  • Around 30 Research Institutes & Centers
  • 301 Researchers, 90 Ongoing Research Projects
  • Over 30 Million Gel Income from International Donors in 2006-2018
  • The number 1 Choice for Georgian Freshmen since 2015

Ilia State University (ISU) offers:

  • Student-centered teaching
  • Practice-based curriculum
  • Exchange and double degree program opportunities
  • Internationalization at hoe
  • Competitive tuition fees and affordable living expenses
  • Unforgettable student life

Ilia State University welcomes around 5,000 freshmen every year at all levels of higher education. ISU strives to meet each student’s needs and help them reach their potential. Ilia State University equips its students with an all-around experience to provide them with the necessary knowledge, skills, and confidence in order to achieve future career goals. ISU provides an advanced and dedicated academic community where the students can learn from experts and gain the qualification they are looking for.

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Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA in Tourism or Management) Tbilisi

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Based on 3 reviews.

Tanvir K.

Thanks to Ilia State University that I have felt at home learning so much more while getting to experience a new sight in the educations industry. Not only am I getting a theoretical education but I also appreciate the practical and diverse experience they offer with their Erasmus Plus program. I am very thankful to ISU for giving me this opport...

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Abdulkadir S.

I can say that ISU has the very experienced lecturers. All of them are very friendly, motivated and passionate to teach the students.

Jokinen Elina I.

Most memorable things I experienced in Georgia were the warmth and hospitality of Georgians, breathtaking nature, the fascinating mixture of old and new architecture in the capital Tbilisi and the continuous adventure of bumping into traditions, customs, cuisine and places I had never known even existed.


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