Education In Georgia
Georgia is fast becoming a favourite destination for International students seeking better educational opportunities abroad. Yes! low tuition fees, Internationally recognized degrees, beautiful culture, better infrastructure, and that's not all. There are many other reasons why many students choose to study in Georgia
Studying in Geogia can be an exciting opportunity for you to experience life – and lessons! – beyond your front door. Learn from leading teachers in world-class modern facilities that inspire innovation, progress and forward thinking.
No matter what level of education you pursue, the cost of going to school in Georgia is affordable and you’ll earn globally recognized qualifications that will set you on the path to career success. All of our classrooms reflect the diverse, multicultural society that is Georgia. Why not experience it for yourself?
Elementary and secondary education
Georgia’s elementary and secondary schools follow a government curriculum and employ government certified teachers, ensuring a high level of quality and a focus on individual student needs. This successful environment is highly acclaimed as school students excel various academic field.
In addition to the high quality of teaching Georgian schools provide students with a nurturing environment through student services and pedagogical services such as; counselling, academic and professional advisers, community involvement, second language support, special needs learning, tutorial sessions and extracurricular activities.
- The school year runs from September - June.
- Georgian high school diplomas are recognized by colleges and universities worldwide.
- English as a Second Language (ESL) or French as a Second Language (FSL) courses are available to support international students.
- Schools are the responsibility of the ministry or department of education in each province and territory.
- All schools must register with and meet the curriculum and graduation requirements set by the Ministry of Education for that province/territory.
- Independently funded.
- Smaller class sizes and lower teacher-student ratios.
- Tuition fees depend on the program and the institution in Georgia
The college system
Colleges work very closely with business and industry to ensure that their programs are relevant to the changing workplace and to the needs of employers. Georgian college programs offer diverse options in the technical and professional fields including: business, agriculture and agri-food, health, social services, broadcasting and journalism, hospitality management, design, technology, sciences, information technology, engineering, environment, languages, and arts.
Georgian universities prepare graduates with the ability to think critically, to be adaptive to emerging technologies, to become leaders in professional fields and to seek solutions in research. Whether you want to become a teacher, economist, artist or the world’s leading nanotechnologist, Georgia’s university system will provide you with the choice that fits your interest. From small liberal arts teaching schools to larger research-intensive universities you can begin your bachelor studies and continue to earn the highest qualification, a PhD.
- Bachelor’s: generally three or four years of undergraduate study
- Master’s: two or three years of study after the bachelor’s degree, including a thesis, practicum, or research paper or course-based
- Doctoral: three years of study including a thesis, usually after the master’s degree
- Degrees follow the Bachelor/Master/Doctorate system and are equivalent to those in the U.S. and Commonwealth countries.
- Vast choice of undergraduate and post-graduate programs, as well as professional designations, certificate and diploma courses, and short career-focused programs.
- Cutting edge technology and research labs.
- Opportunities for cooperative education and internships, and international students can often work while they study.
- Tuition fees depend on the program.
For more information about the educational programs and systems available in Georgia, please visit our Find a program section.