The University Of Georgia
Program name: Law
Study Level: Undergraduate
Program leader: Begiashvili Malkhaz
Ana Khurtsidze
Study language: Georgian
Qualification: BA in Law
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%.

Program goals:


Methods for Attaining Learning Outcomes:


Learning outcomes:
  • Knowledge and understanding

    · Broad knowledge of the main features, principles and institutions of the national legal system; · Deep knowledge of public, private, criminal or international law; · Realized the essence of the law and the importance of the fundamental principles of the law for the formation of the legal system; · Knowledge of definition methods; · Knowledge of state organization and local self-government issues; · Knowledge of basic human rights and freedoms; · Knowledge of the basic principles of international public law; · Knowledge of contractual and legally binding relations; · Knowledge of property law; · Realized the essence and principles of administrative law; · Knowledge of the essence, types and features of criminal liability; · Knowledge of civil proceedings; · Knowledge of administrative proceedings; · Knowledge of criminal proceedings; · Knowledge of the sources of Georgian law.


    · Apply the acquired abstract knowledge and skills to the practical situation, use the knowledge to identify specific problems; · The ability to search for relevant regulatory norms of a legal life case, its definition (For example, grammatical i.e. word-by-word, systematic, historical, objective-teleological methods) and, on the basis of this, the ability to solve the case in a legally correct manner; · Ability to interpret and apply the legal act regulating a specific relationship; · Ability to work with, draft, amend and interpret legal documentation based on predetermined instructions (for example: contract, lawsuit, statement of defence, complaint, court decision, petition); · On the basis of predetermined guidelines, the ability to provide legal consultations to citizens to protect client’s right that is violated or controversial.

    · Ability to draw a legal conclusion on the problem based on the definition of the normative bases and critical analysis; · Based on the analysis of information with legal significance, the ability to formulate a thesis for its solution, taking into account a multifaceted view of the problem, and to argue the chosen position; · Ability to discuss and critically evaluate problematic issues of practice; · Ability to find, interpret, critically analyze, and draw evidence-based conclusions from data, norms, and information necessary to solve problems; · The ability of legal analysis of individual legal institutions in continental European and Anglo-American legal system countries and their comparison with the national system. · Ability to convey and argue legal ideas, problems and conclusions in native and English, both verbally and in writing, as well as the ability to use legal terminology. · Ability to use the latest information-technical means of legislative changes and other innovations and materials implemented in the field of law. · Ability to provide written and oral information to both lawyers and non-lawyers related to legal documentation and any legal issues.

    Responsibility and autonomy

    · The ability to deepen the acquired knowledge, raise qualifications and professional development. · Ability to keep up-to-date with the latest scientific legal literature, legislative changes, practice and electronic libraries (for example, HeinOnline); · Within the framework of continuous legal education, the ability to determine the need to take appropriate certificate courses and continue studying at the next level - Master's degree; · Ability to constantly update knowledge. · Realized principles, basic human rights and freedoms necessary for the formation of a legal state. · Ability to promote the implementation of human rights and strive for justice to establish the principle of proportionality and good faith; · Realized the ethics of professional activity; · Realized social and democratic values learned in the course of professional activity.

  • Date of approval: 10-24-2005
    Approval protocol number: 3
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    Humanitarian-Social Block

    Code Subject ECTS Semester
    ANTH3130Basics of Cultural Anthropology6 1,2
    HIST1222History of Russian occupation in Georgia6 1,2
    LAWB1155Debate and Critical Thinking6 1,2
    LAWB1195Citizenship in the modern world6 1,2
    LITR1212The great Books6 1,2
    HIST1118Civilizations and Mankind Development6 1,2
    LAWB1177Thinking and Morality6 1,2
    POLI2260Basics of Political Ideologies6 1,2

    Credits sum:


    STEM Block

    Code Subject ECTS Semester
    MATH1414Analytical and Quantitative Reasoning6 1,3
    STEM0002Ingenuity, entrepreneurship and technology6 1,3
    STEM0005Modern technologies6 1,3
    STEM0007Mathematics and Civilizations6 1,3
    STEM0010Logic6 1,3
    STEM0011Computational reasoning6 1,3
    STEM0012Biology and Health of the Human6 1,2
    STEM0013Basics of Cyber Hygiene6 1,2
    STEM0003Experiments that changed the world6 1,3
    STEM0004Game theory6 1,3

    Credits sum:


    Program Core

    Code Subject ECTS Semester
    ENGL3213English Language VI (B2/2)6
    LAWB1135Introduction to Jurisprudence6 1
    LAWB4132Introduction to economics for lawyers6 1
    LAWB1210constitutional law 1 - State Arrangement Law (Part I)6 2
    LAWB1240Principles of Georgian Civil Law (general)6 2
    LAWB2120Criminal Law (General)6 2
    LAWB1215Constitutional Law 1 - State Arrangement Law (Part II)6 3
    LAWB2110Property law6 3
    LAWB2210Criminal Law (Private 1)6 3
    LAWB1250General Administrative Law6 4
    LAWB2130Introduction to Human Rights6 4
    LAWB2220Law of Obligations6 4
    LAWB3120Criminal Law (Private 2)6 4
    LAWB2111History of Georgian Law6 5
    LAWB3130Contract Law6 5
    LAWB3150Corporate Law6 5
    LAWB3152Legal English I6 5
    LAWB1321Civil Procedural Law I6 6
    LAWB1323Criminal Procedural Law I6 6
    LAWB1324Criminal Procedural Law II6 6
    LAWB2250International Law6 6
    LAWB3280Law of Equity6 6
    LAWB1322Civil Procedural Law II6 7
    LAWB2240Administrative Procedure Law6 7
    LAWB3220Family and Inheritance Law6 7
    LAWB3240Labor Law6 7
    LAWB4145Foundation of Legal Ethics6 8

    Credits sum:


    Program Elective

    Code Subject ECTS
    LAWB3243International Relations and Diplomacy6
    LAWB4179Constitutional Rights in a Comparative Perspective6
    ENGL2147English Language III (B1/1)6
    ENGL2217English language IV (B1/2)6
    ENGL3149English Language V (B2/1)6
    LAWB2112Roman Law6
    LAWB2113History of Legal Ideas6
    LAWB3233Law of Protection of Children’s Rights6
    LAWB2140Constitutional Law of Foreign Countries6
    LAWB3151Introduction to Legal English6
    LAWB1221Commercial Mediation for Bachelors6
    LAWB3146Public Speaking Techniques6
    LAWB3230Bank Law6
    LAWB4110International Private Law6
    LAWB4120Insurance Law6
    LAWB4230International Human Rights Law6
    LAWB4277Methods of Case Study in Criminal Law6
    INFO3266Cybercrime Investigation6
    LAWB3211Intellectual Property Law6
    LAWB3216Moot Court for Bachelors18
    LAWB3225Law of Personal Data Protection6
    LAWB3235Juvenile Justice6
    LAWB3250Law of Sentence and Execution6
    LAWB3251Electoral Law6
    LAWB3253Legal English II6
    LAWB3259Actual topics of the fight against corruption6
    LAWB4141Techniques of legislative drafting and constitutional review6
    LAWB4270European Law6
    LAWB4280Permission Law6
    LAWB4290Enforcement Law6
    LAWB4340Professional Skills Of Lawyer6
    LAWB3261Actual Issues in Criminal Law6
    LAWB4116Introduction to the Law of the United States6
    LAWB4117International Commercial Arbitration6
    LAWB4118Comparative Corporate Law6
    LAWB4119Technology Law6
    LAWB4151Foundation of Tax Law6
    LAWB4185Notary law6
    LAWB4210International Criminal Law6
    LAWB4214Drafting Procedural Documents in Criminal Procedure6
    LAWB4266European Criminal Law6
    LAWB1325Municipal Law6
    LAWB2224Education Law6
    LAWB4212Participants of Criminal Procedure6
    LAWB4217Practical Course of Contract Drafting6
    LAWB4242Introduction To Business Law and Ethics6
    LAWB4244Law and Economics6
    LAWB4400Private Law Repetitorium6
    LAWB4410Criminal Law Repetitorium6
    LAWB4420Public Law Repetitorium6

    Credits sum:


    კლინიკის ბლოკიდან სტუდენტმა უნდა დააგროვოს 12 ECTS შეთავაზებულიდან მხოლოდ ერთ-ერთი სასწავლო კურსის გავლით

    Code Subject ECTS Semester
    LAWB4225Mediation Clinic12 8
    LAWB4231Clinic of Human Rights12 8
    LAWB4260Criminal Procedural Law Clinic12 8
    LAWB4275Prevention of Domestic Violence, Victims Protection and Assistance Clinic12 8
    LAWB4295Administrative and Civil Law Clinic12 8

    Credits sum:


    Matrix Of Privequisites

    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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