Preconditions for the admission to the programme and required documents
Any Georgian citizen, holding a state certificate of general education or any equivalent, successfully passing the Unified National Exams, can enroll in the Bachelor Education Programme.
In addition to the three mandatory disciplines, required at the Unified National Exams, applicants should pass one of the following subjects:
Additional admission requirement – English as a foreign language.
The mobility procedures are administered twice a year within the timelines approved by the Ministry of Education and Science of Georgia.
Enrolment through mobility or acceptance of students from accredited foreign educational institutions is based on the decision of the Ministry of Education and Science of Georgia and GIPA regulations.
First-year students’ registration:
Registration starts on 3 of September and lasts till 7th September 12:00-17:00 in Ortachala, #101 Gorgasali
Documents required for registration:
if not issued in Georgia, the document’s authenticity verification is required
Payment is possible through any branch of TBC bank (Tbilisi and the regions)
Bank account number: GE84TB1100000110700419 / GEL
Account holder – NNLE Georgian Institute of Public Affairs (GIPA)
Name of the Educational Programme Bachelor’s Programme in Political Sciences
Qualification to be awarded: Bachelor of Political Sciences
Amount of Programme in Credits: 240 ECTS
The language of Instruction: Georgian
Level of Higher Education: Bachelor’s Degree
Type of the Educational Programme: Academic
Purpose of the Programme:
The Political Sciences Bachelor Programme is oriented for students to acquire:
The Political Sciences Bachelor Programme is oriented for students to develop:
Field of Employment:
Graduates from the Political Sciences Bachelor Programme will be employed both in the public and international sectors (those positions where BA qualification is required). The programme offers theoretical knowledge alongside practical experience that gives the opportunity to graduates to start career development in the field of political sciences.
Coordinator of the Program
Mob: +995 598 23 95 40
Choose Bachelor’s Programme in Political Sciences of GIPA #1 and get a 20% discount off for the first academic year.
The annual fee for the program is 3600 GEL
During the first year, 1000 GEL funding is envisaged for all students with state grants (100%,70%, and 50%).
Fees for students with different amounts of state grants:
4500 - 1125 (50%) - 1000 (GIPA) = 2375 ₾
4500 - 1575 (70%) - 1000 (GIPA) = 1925 ₾
4500 - 2250 (100%) - 1000 (GIPA) = 1250 ₾
The School of Social Sciences (SSS) has initiated a promotion system for successful students. Students with the highest academic ratings get financial support/scholarships which covers 100% of their tuition fee for the following semester.
Wish you high academic performance and successful completion of study!
Starting from the second academic year, scholarships are awarded to students with the highest academic achievements to cover their tuition fee for the following semester:
The Programme is oriented to provide students with theoretical insight into key areas of political sciences alongside practical skills to apply gained knowledge. The academic courses combine theoretical materials with practical examples and cases, a part of which is based on own experience of our lecturers, prominent professionals of the field. Special attention is given to students’ active involvement into the academic process through presentations, discussions, debates, role plays and other similar activities which, at the same time, promote the acquisition of communication and team-work skills. Written assignments such as quizzes, answers to open questions, micro- and end-off programme projects serve inter alia to strengthen subject comprehension and academic writing skills. Both programme curriculum and academic process as a whole prepare future professionals for a successful career path in the sphere of political sciences and related fields.