About the University
Batumi Shota Rustaveli State University is an important educational, scientific and cultural center of our country. It has a 79-year-long history.
The establishment and development of the educational system in Adjara was a long-time endeavor of the Georgian community. In 1893 the issue was raised to open a Boys’ Gymnasium in Batumi. On 26-27 June, The Boys’ Gymnasium started functioning in July, 1897. By the Decision №453, 3 September, 1990 of the Cabinet of Ministries of Georgia Batumi State University was established on the basis of Batumi Pedagogical Institute. As a result of the educational reform in the country the university was transferred to a two-cycle teaching: Bachelor and Master Levels were created. Post-graduate studies also were functioning for certain specialties.
Batumi Shota Rustaveli State University comprises 9 faculties: Humanities, Education, Business and economics, Law, Social and political sciences, Natural sciences and health care, Physics-mathematics and computer sciences, Technological, Tourism. It also embraces the 3 Research Institutes of Niko Berdzenishvili Institute, Agrarian and Membrane Technologies Institute, Institute of Phytopathology and Biodiversity. At present about 6 000 students study at the vocational, Bachelor, Master and Doctoral programs..
In 2011 the university successfully passed authorization and accreditation. RSU offers wide range of options to students at all the three stages of education: there are about 42 vocational, 43 Bachelor’s, 23 Master’s, 8 doctoral and 2 single-level programs. Modern teachings methodologies including on-line learning is also widely used here.
the academic and scientific faculty of the university actively participates in scientific conferences and exchange programs in different countries of the world.
The project “Batumi - A University City” - gained its topicality and has offered Batumi Shota Rustaveli State University more prospects of development.
Shota Rustaveli State University is oriented towards the demands of the society and the state. Its first and foremost mission is:
• To offer high quality education to all the interested people despite nationality, religion and political status;
• To educate highly-qualified, competitive and adaptive specialists to the changing professional environment, with the competences relevant to the modern requirements, who will be the free personalities with high civic understanding and activity, bearers of the principles of humanism, democracy and liberal values;
• To accomplish fundamental and applied research in natural sciences, humanities, social sciences, law, mathematics and computer technologies as well as in the branches of engineering and technology, business, public health and agriculture for the purpose of welfare of the population, economic strength, defense ability, establishment of democratic principles and raising spirituality.
The attraction and admission of foreign, prospective students is conducted in cooperation with official representatives, having official agreements with Shota Rustaveli State University and relevant authorities. Agreements between the Shota Rustaveli State University and official representatives include, applicants have no other aims except for the aim to receive medical education while staying in the GEORGIA.
Arrival and training expenses of foreign students at Shota Rustaveli State University include: Admission fee, Tution fee, Hostel Accommodation fee. These payments must be made according to university rules and procedure. Living expenses of foreign students on their own, in compliance with university rules and procedures.
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