International Black sea university

IBSU International Black Sea University

The Black Sea International University in the Caucasus region is one of the most important international universities in the Caucasus. ..

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The Black Sea International University in the Caucasus region is one of the most important international universities in the Caucasus. The university aims to train Georgian and foreign students in the fields of scientific, technical, and professional studies and utilize these studies in scientific and applied research to contribute to the development of society and meet the economic and social needs of Georgia and other countries worldwide.

About the International Black Sea University

The International Black Sea University (IBSU) was established in 1995 in Tbilisi, Georgia. It was inaugurated by the second President of Georgia, Eduard Shevardnadze, and the former Prime Minister of Turkey, Tansu Çiller, under a decree from the Council of Ministers and the licensing of the Ministry of Education in Georgia. The university is the first educational institution to offer English and Georgian language programs at all three levels of education (bachelor’s, master’s, and doctoral).

The university has created a multicultural educational environment by welcoming international students from all over the world and participating in student exchange programs and international partnerships. The International Black Sea University provides a high level of education delivered by local and international invited professors, with academic and practical-oriented programs. The university employs modern teaching methods, the latest technologies, and focuses on the infrastructure, emphasizing the role of modern technology and its impact on the job market. The university helps its students develop analytical thinking, teamwork skills, and decision-making abilities through curriculum planning and prioritization, with educational programs focusing on the requirements of the local and international job market.


University Mission:

The mission of the International Black Sea University is to provide quality higher education professionally directed toward local and international students, emphasizing applied research, innovation, and lifelong learning. IBSU strives to enhance dialogue between cultures, maintain a high employment rate for graduates in the local and international job market, and contribute to the development of a democratic society.

University Vision:

IBSU aims to be internationally recognized for its excellence in teaching, administration, scientific research output, and the level of its graduates. It seeks to compete with universities in the Caucasus region and play a role in community development. The university is also committed to providing a conducive environment for its students and staff to promote global human values and lifelong learning.

Local and International Rankings:

The International Black Sea University is ranked 4622 globally and holds the 5th position among Georgian universities at the local level.

Accreditation and Recognitions:

In 2019, the International Black Sea University became a member of the Magna Charta Universitatum, a globally recognized association that brings together some of the top 1000 universities in the world. The university has signed a memorandum of understanding with approximately 70 universities and leading organizations worldwide. It participates in various international projects (Erasmus+, DAAD, Tempus, Visegrad Fund, Cross-Border Cooperation in the Black Sea) and has received multiple research grants from the Shota Rustaveli National Science Foundation. The university is a member of the Francophone Universities Association.

University Registration Requirements:

  • Valid passport.
  • Recent passport-sized photo.
  • High school completion certificate.
  • Translated transcript in English.
  • Letter of recommendation.
  • Receipt of application fee payment.
  • Recorded video interview.
  • Student’s email address and phone number.

International Black Sea University

Campus Information:

The Black Sea International University campus is located at 2 David Agmashenebeli Street, 0131, Georgia. The campus includes the following faculties:

  • Faculty of Business, Economics, and Administration.
  • Faculty of Social Sciences.
  • Faculty of Engineering and Technology.

Academic Programs:

The International Black Sea University offers a diverse range of academic programs for international students, including:

  • Business Administration
  • Marketing
  • Accounting
  • Financial Management
  • Tourism
  • Informatics
  • Economics
  • Architecture Engineering
  • American Studies
  • English Philology
  • International Relations
  • Computer Science

University Advantages:

  • The International Black Sea University stands out for its affordable tuition fees in all offered academic disciplines for international students, with flexible payment options.
  • The university has a self-governing student administration and various clubs, allowing students to participate in a wide range of sports and cultural activities.
  • The Career Development Service assists students in career planning, with over 90% of graduates from the Black Sea University finding employment opportunities after graduation.
  • The university’s electronic library database and online resources facilitate continuous access to international educational and scientific materials for students.
  • The university offers high-quality educational programs taught by a faculty consisting of experienced local and international teaching staff in higher education.
  • The university provides a variety of study programs at different academic levels, including bachelor’s, master’s, and doctoral degrees.
  • The university publishes internationally peer-reviewed journals in various fields of science twice a year.
  • Internationally recognized specialists and researchers are involved in the editorial boards of the journals.
  • The International Black Sea University offers programs taught in English, making it a suitable choice for international students to pursue their studies.
  • The university offers student exchange programs that allow students to collaborate with leading European, Asian, and American universities.

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