The University Of Georgia
Program name: Public Administration
Study Level: Undergraduate
Program leader: Eka Gegeshidze
Amashukeli Maia
Nodar Kherkheulidze
Study language: Georgian
Qualification: BA in Public Administration
Program capacity: 240
Program permission:

Admission criteria/ prerequisite (for the citizens of Georgia):
The students are enrolled on the bachelor programs on the basis of the results of the national entrance exams or on the basis of the decree  №224/ნ  (December 29, 2011) of the Minister of Education and Science of Georgia, on the basis of  the administrative registration and the decree of the Rector.

Admission criteria/ prerequisites (for the foreign country citizens):
Foreign entrants who completed secondary education abroad or got the education equivalent to it, or/and completed the last two years of secondary education  abroad , or students, who lived abroad during last two or more years and studied abroad in higher educational institutions accredited in compliance with the  legislation of the host country can be  enrolled in the program without taking national entrance exams on the basis of the decree № 224 / ნ  (December 29, 2011)  of the Minister of Education and Science of Georgia. If the entrants don’t have English language Certificate FCE (First Certificate in English) the language competence (B2 – Intermediate )  is proved on the basis of the University exam in English with the minimal passing rate 60%.

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Learning outcomes:
Knowledge and understanding
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  • Applying knowledge
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  • Making judgments
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  • Communications skills
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  • Learning skills
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  • Values
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  • Date of approval: 01-11-2010
    Approval protocol number: 14-12
    Date of program update: 08-30-2016
    Update protocol number: 31-16
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    Program Core

    Code Subject ECTS Semester
    BUSN1211Introduction to Economics and Business9 1
    ENGL2217English language IV (B1/2)6 1
    MATH1214Fundamentals of quantitative research methods6 1
    PUBL3211The Principles of Public Administration9 1
    ENGL3149English Language V (B2/1)6 2
    MGMT2111Management9 2
    PUBL1215Public Policy Cycles9 2
    ACCT2122Financial Accounting I6 3
    ECON1290Principles of Microeconomics6 3
    ENGL3213English Language VI (B2/2)6 3
    LAWB1220Georgian Constitutional Law6 3
    POLI1220Introduction to Politics6 3
    ECON2190Principles of Macroeconomics6 4
    PUBL10106 4
    STAT2219Statistics6 4
    HIST1118Civilizations and Mankind Development6 5
    PUBL3276Public Sector Administrative Leadership9 5
    PUBL4111Introduction to the Public Policy Analysis9 5
    ECON3113Public Economics I (Fiscal Theory and Policy)6 6
    ECON4279National budget of Georgia6 6
    MGMT3221Business Communications6 6
    PUBL3278Introduction to Non-governmental Management6 6
    ECON3213Public Finance II6 7
    MGMT3211Human Resource Management6 7

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    Program Elective

    Code Subject ECTS
    ENGL1147English Language I (A1)6
    ENGL1247English Language II (A2)6
    ENGL2147English Language III (B1/1)6
    FRAN1147French Language I (A1)6
    GERM1116German Language A1/16
    ITAL1147იტალიური ენა I (A1)6
    FRAN1247French Language II (A2)6
    GERM1216German Language A1/26
    ITAL1247იტალიური ენა II (A2)6
    MGMT3121Basics of Organizational Behavior6
    PUBL3277Introduction to International Organizations and Institutions6
    ECON3279Principles of Taxation6
    FRAN2147French Language III (B1/1)6
    GERM2116German Language A2/16
    MGMT4220Project Management6
    ACCT2221Financial Accounting II6
    FINA2211Principles of Insurance6
    FRAN2247French Language IV (B1/2)6
    GERM2216German Language A2/26
    LAWB4991Business Law6
    ACCT2210Basics of Managerial Accounting6
    COMM4120Introduction to Public Relations6
    LAWB2130Introduction to Human Rights6
    MKTG4550Social Media Marketing6
    POLI2120Introduction to International Relations6
    POLI2230Political Sociology6
    COMM4135Public Speaking Skills6
    FINA3115Principles of Finance6
    INTR1278Internship in Public Sector12
    POLI2240Political Ideologies6
    POLI4105Democracy, Elections and Electoral Systems6
    STAT1122SPSS Information systems for statistical data processing6

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    Matrix Of Privequisites

    Evaluation system

    Weekly review

    36 point / 36%;

    Research Paper

    10 point/ 10%;

    Midterm exams

    24 point / 24%;

    Final exam

    30 point / 30%

    Point GPA The university assessment   The general assessment in Georgia
    97-100 4,00 A+ A Excellent
    94-96 3,75 A
    91-93 3,50 A-
    87-90 3,25 B+   Very good
    84-86 3,00 B B
    81-83 2,75 B-  
    77-80 2,50 C+   C good
    74-76 2,25 C
    71-73 2,00 C-
    67-70 1,75 D+   D Satisfactory
    64-66 1,50 D
    61-63 1,25 D-
    51-60 1,00 E E Sufficient
    Not passed
    41-50   FX FX Insufficient
    <40   F F Failed

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