The University Of Georgia
Program name: Georgian Philology
Study Level: Undergraduate
Program leader: Shavtvaladze Nana
Study language: Georgian
Qualification: Bachelor of Philology
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: 07-12-2010
Approval protocol number:
Date of program update:
Update protocol number: 52/18
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Teaching Process Characteristics:

The length for undergraduate studies is defined as 4 years or 8 terms. University Study Day is divided in lectures (lessons).The lecture consists of several (two, three or four) parts (theoretical part, practical – seminar, lab), each of length - 60 minutes. At the University groups (classes) are formed as from 25 or 50 students. The minimum number of students per group is 10. If during the registration less than 10 students registered, the University reserves the right not to open the group.

Program Core

Code Subject ECTS Semester
MATH1414Analytical and Quantitative Reasoning6 6
ENGL2217English language IV (B1/2)6 1
HIST1118Civilizations and Mankind Development6 1
KART1140Georgian Language I6 1
KART1220Academic Writing6 1
LING1130Introduction to Linguistics6 1
ENGL3149English Language V (B2/1)6 2
KART1230history of georgian literature6 2
KART1240Georgian Language II6 2
LITR1120The History of World Literature I (Introduction)6 2
PHIL1217Introduction of Georgian Philology6 2
ENGL3213English Language VI (B2/2)6 3
HIST1230Introduction to the History of Georgia6 3
KART2131History of Georgian Literature II6 3
KART2140Georgian Language III6 3
LITR2217Literary Studies and the Basics of Literary Theory6 3
KART2230Georgian literature history6 4
KART2240Georgian Language IV6 4
KART3131History of Georgian Literature IV6 5
KART3147Georgian Literature Language History6 5
PHIL2130History of Philosophic Thought6 5
KART3117Georgian Language Stylistics and Lexicology6 6
KART3227Old Georgian Language and Paleography6 6
KART4138Rustvelology6 7
KART4227Georgian mythology and folklore6 8
KART4240Bachelor's Thesis12 8

Credits sum:



Code Subject ECTS
ENGL1247English Language II (A2)6
CILS1140 A/1Italian Language A/1 CILS6
ENGL1147English Language I (A1)6
ENGL2147English Language III (B1/1)6
ARTS1117Ethnographic Design6
CILS140 A/2Italian Language A/2 CILS6
FRAN1247French Language II (A2)6
GERM1116German Language A1/16
ITAL1247Italian language II (A2)6
SPAN1247Spanish language II (A2)6
BUSN1210Basics of Business and Economics6
CILS140 B/1Italian language B/1 CILS6
FRAN1147French Language I (A1)6
GERM1216German Language A1/26
ITAL1147Italian Language I (A1)6
LATN2217Latin Language6
SPAN1147Spanish Language I (A1)6
ANTH3130Basics of Cultural Anthropology6
BYZN1217Byzantine Civilization6
ENGL1717English Language for Academic Exams (TOEFL)6
ENGL1718English Language for Academic Exams (IELTS)6
GREK2217Old Greek language6
HIST2157Basics of Ancient Culture6
TRANS4110Theory of Translation6

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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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