The University Of Georgia
Program name: Public Administration
Study Level: Undergraduate
Program leader: Eka Gegeshidze
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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Date of approval: 01-11-2010
Approval protocol number: 14-12
Date of program update:
Update protocol number: 03/19
Program details:


Teaching Process Characteristics:


Program Core

Code Subject ECTS Semester
MATH1414Analytical and Quantitative Reasoning6 1
BUSN1310Business and Economics6 1
ENGL2217English language IV (B1/2)6 1
INFO1115MS Office6 1
PUBL3212Introduction to Public Administration6 1
ENGL3149English Language V (B2/1)6 2
HIST1118Civilizations and Mankind Development6 2
LAWB1135Introduction to Jurisprudence6 2
MGMT2015Basics of Management6 2
POLI1220Introduction to Politics6 2
ECON1290Principles of Microeconomics6 3
ENGL3213English Language VI (B2/2)6 3
LAWB1220Georgian Constitutional Law6 3
PUBL1010Georgian Politics and Administration today6 3
STAT2219Statistics6 3
ECON2190Principles of Macroeconomics6 4
LAWB1250General Administrative Law6 4
MGMT3221Business Communications6 4
PUBL1216Public Policy Cycles6 4
PUBL3280Public Sector Administrative Leadership6 4
ACCT2122Financial Accounting I6 5
ECON3113Public Economics I (Fiscal Theory and Policy)6 5
PUBL4112Introduction to the Public Policy Analysis6 5
PUBL2010Institutional Development of Public Organizations6 6
PUBL4000Civil Society and Non-governmental Organizations6 6
PUBL2000Research Methods for Public Administration6 7
PUBL3000Management of Public Services6 7

Credits sum:


Program Elective

Code Subject ECTS
ENGL1147English Language I (A1)6
ENGL1247English Language II (A2)6
ENGL2147English Language III (B1/1)6
ECON3279Principles of Taxation6
FRAN1147French Language I (A1)6
GERM1116German Language A1/16
ITAL1147Italian Language I (A1)6
LAWB2130Introduction to Human Rights6
MGMT3121Basics of Organizational Behavior6
MGMT4220Project Management6
MKTG2210Basics of Marketing6
PUBL3030Local Governance and Politics6
PUBL3277Introduction to International Organizations and Institutions6
SPAN1147Spanish Language I (A1)6
ACCT2221Financial Accounting II6
COMM4120Introduction to Public Relations6
ECON3213Public Finance II6
FRAN1247French Language II (A2)6
GERM1216German Language A1/26
ITAL1247Italian language II (A2)6
LAWB2140Constitutional Law of Foreign Countries6
LAWB4991Law of Entrepreneurs6
MGMT3211Human Resource Management6
POLI3230Introduction to Comparative Politics6
SPAN1247Spanish language II (A2)6
ACCT2210Basics of Managerial Accounting6
FINA2211Principles of Insurance6
FINA3115Principles of Finance6
FRAN2147French Language III (B1/1)6
GERM2116German Language A2/16
ITAL2147Italian Language III (B1/1)6
MGMT3151Change Management6
MKTG4550Social Media Marketing6
POLI2240Political Ideologies6
PUBL1000Professional English for Public Administrators6
PUBL3535Gender Policy6
PUBL6060Comparative Public Administration6
SPAN2147Spanish language III (B1/1)6
COMM4135Public Speaking Skills6
ECON4279National budget of Georgia6
ENGL1717English Language for Academic Exams (TOEFL)6
ENGL1718English Language for Academic Exams (IELTS)6
FRAN2247French Language IV (B1/2)6
GERM2216German Language A2/26
INTR1278Internship in Public Sector12
ITAL2247Italian Language IV (B1/2)6
POLI2230Political Sociology6
POLI4105Democracy, Elections and Electoral Systems6
POLI4111Democracy and Populism6
PUBL4040HR Management in Public Organizations6
PUBL5000Bachelor Research Paper in Public Administration18
SPAN2247Spanish language IV ( B1/2)6
STAT1122SPSS Information systems for statistical data processing6

Credits sum:


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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