International Relations

Entry requirements:

Participation in unified national exams, passing the A test and overcoming the minimum margin.

Registration

Applicants interested in a Master’s program should submit the following documents:

  • Application
  • Copy of Higher Education Diploma (Bachelor's Degree in Law)
  • Copy of ID card
  • Curriculum Vitae (CV)
  • The document confirming military registration (for men)
  • Photo 3X4

Documents should be submitted at the School of Law and Politics of the Georgian Institute of Public Affairs or send digital versions of all documents to coordinator.

Internal admission exams will be conducted in the following sequence:

International Relations Master Program

  • Written Test in Specialty
  • Interview with the admission committee

Selection Criteria

  • Analytical thinking skills
  • Motivation
  • Education in the field

Contact Person: 

Giorgi Chaduneli

E-mail: g.chaduneli@gipa.ge

Mob: +995 599 107 333

tel: 2 49 75 00;

International Relations Master’s Program
The program with the help of Professors and invited lecturers is diverse and enabled students to get acquainted with wide range of topics in political science, diplomacy, military strategy and socio-economic development. After graduation students are not only competitive in their field, but also are able to analyze and act independently. They also should be aware of their place in society and country’s future development.

Goal

The purpose of the MA Degree Program in International Relations is to equip students with deep and comprehensive knowledge in the sphere of international Relations. This knowledge should enable them to pursue a successful career in fields related to foreign and security policy, as well as international economy, in order to strengthen position of their country and help the promotion of world peace.

Plan

International Relations Master’s Program Plan

(Elective and compulsory subjects)

More information:

Qualification awarded - Master in International Relations

Level of teaching - master

Capacity of the program - 120 credits

Language of instruction - Georgian

Duration of the program - 2 years

Schedule – evening

Contact Person:

Giorgi Chaduneli

Coordinator of International Relations Master Program

Email: g,chaduneli@gipa.ge

Mob: +995 599107333

Tel: 2 49 75 02;

Tuition fees:

Annual fee of the program is 3500 GEL.

Payments are made in 4 installments each semester.

In case of successful completion of the program, students will be awarded a Master's Degree in International Relations.

Scholarship

The students with the highest GPA will be awarded scholarships each semester. The student with the greatest achievement in the International Relations Master’s Program will have 50% of the tuition fee waived for the next semester.

Project for persons with social status:

GIPA and the Ministry of Education and Science of Georgia are launching a joint social project. The aim of the project is to increase access to education for people with different social status in order to encourage and support them professionally and promote their social integration.

Financing for this project will cover individuals who have passed the unified master's exams and meet one or more of the following social status criteria:

A) Socially vulnerable;

Socially vulnerable persons should submit a certificate issued by LEPL "Social Service Agency" under the state control of the Ministry of Labor, Health and Social Affairs of Georgia on registration of "Socially Unprotected Families Database", which should be issued no later than 2 months before university approval.

B) Representative of national minorities;

Representatives of national minorities should present the document confirming registration of the last 5 years in the compact settlement municipalities of national minorities in Georgia, together with a Georgian citizen's certificate.

C) Persons with disabilities;

Persons with disabilities should present the formula 50 / II (copy) of the Medical Social Examination Inspection Act;

D) Internally displaced persons;

Internally Displaced Persons must submit ID cards - IDPs;

E) Georgian nationals of foreign origin (Lazes, deported Meskhs, Fereydan Georgians and others) or foreign citizens who consider themselves Georgian by ethnic origin and have Georgian surname or Georgian linguistic identity;

Foreign citizens of Georgia who consider themselves Georgian by ethnic origin and have Georgian linguistic identity or Georgian linguistic identity should present a neutral identity document or a neutral travel document and resident abroad, foreign citizens, residents of foreign countries (Lazes, deported Meskhs, Fereydan Georgians and others) Document confirming the status of the compatriot;

F) Living in the occupied territories;

Persons residing in the occupied territories must present a certificate of Georgian citizenship, a neutral identity card or a neutral travel document;

G) Living in high mountainous regions;

Persons residing in high mountainous regions should submit a document confirming permanent residence in any high mountain settlement set by the Government of Georgia Decree N671 of December 30, 2015;

H) Members of large families;

Members of large families should submit a certificate or any kind of other documents which will prove the fact that there are five or more sisters, brothers or siblings.

I) Member of the family / family of the deceased for the protection of territorial integrity.

Bank Requisites:

JSC "TBC Bank"

Bank Code (MFO): TBCB GE 22

Name of the Recipient - Institute of Public Affairs of Georgia

Account Number - GE84TB1100000110700419 / GEL

 

Giorgi Chaduneli

Coordinator of International Relations Master Program

Email: g,chaduneli@gipa.ge

Mob: +995 599107333

Tel: 2 49 75 02;

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In cooperation with Wroclaw University International Relations Master Programs offers double degree in International Relations and Political Sciences:

I-II Semester – GIPA (Georgia)

III Semester – Wroclaw University (Poland)

IV Semester – GIPA (Georgia)

Graduates are Awarded:

Master Degree in International Relations (GIPA)

Master Degree in Political Sciences (Wroclaw University)

Scholarly Journal

The Online Journal of Politics and Democratization (JPD), a new interdisciplinary, and peer-reviewed online journal, was created within the framework of the partnership between the University of Troy and the Georgian Institute of Public Affairs.

Its main focuses include Europe, Russia and the Caucasus region, as well as studies concerning other geographical areas and specific individual countries or comparative/global analysis.

Online address:

https://gipa.ge/JPD/?page=home

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