The University Of Georgia
Program name: Architecture and Interior design (
Study Level: Undergraduate
Program leader: Ketevan Berekashvili
Nino Laghidze
Study language: Georgian
Qualification: Bachelor of Architecture
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 University presidents. Special requirement: minimal range of score is – 80 points, obtained at the national entrance exams in the English language. Admission criteria/ prerequisites (for the foreign country citizens): A) For foreign citizens and the individuals devoid of citizenship, who got complete general or its equivalent education, B ) For the citizens of Georgia, who got complete general or its equivalent education last two years in foreign countires G) For the individuals who study/studied or obtained credits in foreign countries or in the higher educational institutions accredited in compliance with the legislation of the country can be enrolled on the program without taking the 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:

The aim of the program is to prepare a specialist with the ability to solve conceptual problems, understand the historical context of the field, develop creative, spatial thinking and professional practice having the knowledge of the basics of architecture and design, their essence, development patterns, and key projection principles and methods.

Methods for Attaining Learning Outcomes:
  • Workbook methods;
  • Demonstration method;
  • Practical method;
  • Project preparation;
  • Practice;
  • Sketch preparation;
  • Preparing the maquette of architectural object;
  • Preparing presentations;
  • Search the relevant material in electronic format or libraries;
  • Discussions/Debates;


Learning outcomes:
Date of approval: 12-26-2016
Approval protocol number: 07/16
Date of program update:
Update protocol number: 01/17
Program details:

The program comprises the two modules of specialty: Architecture and Interior Design. Each module consists of 60 ECTS, covering: 8 teaching courses – 48 ECTS, practice and Bachelor thesis -12 ECTS. The student is to choose one of the modules and upon completion of the program gains the qualification of Bachelor of Architecture or Bachelor of Design.

Teaching Process Characteristics:

To gain Bachelor academic degree the student has to obtain 240 ECTS, covering: • Core subjects of the program - 162ECTS • Elective subjects of the program - 18 ECTS • Module of the speciality - 60 ECTS

Humanitarian-Social Block

Code Subject ECTS Semester
ANTH3130Basics of Cultural Anthropology6 5
HIST12226 5
LAWB1155Debate and Critical Thinking6 5
LAWB1195Citizenship in the modern world6 5
LITR1212The great Books6 5
PHI777Thinking and Morality6 5
POLI2260Basics of Political Ideologies6 5

Credits sum:


STEM Block

Code Subject ECTS Semester
MATH1414Analytical and Quantitative Reasoning6 1,4
MATH4113Logic6 1,4
STEM0002Ingenuity, entrepreneurship and technology6 1,4
STEM0005Modern technologies6 1,4
STEM00076 1,4
STEM0003Experiments that changed the world6 1,4
STEM0004Game theory6 1,4
STEM0006Basic programming course6 1,4

Credits sum:


Program Core

Code Subject ECTS Semester
ARCT1110Technical drawing6 1
ARTS1110History of World Art (General course)6 1
BUSN4433Economy, business, management6 1
ENGL3213English Language VI (B2/2)6 1
ARCT1210Descriptive Geometry6 2
ARCT1220Basics of Fine Arts I6 2
ARCT1230Composition I6 2
ARCT1240History of the Modern Architecture6 2
ARCT2110Basics of Fine Arts II6 3
ARCT2120Composition II6 3
ARCT2130Basics of Architecture Design6 3
ARCT2140Design Drawing6 3
ARCT2210Interior Design Projecting I6 4
ARCT2220Design Projecting of Exterior I6 4
ARCT2230construction and maquette6 4
ARCT3110Ecology and Landscape Design6 5
ARCT3120Exterior Design Projecting II (Individual Residential House)6 5
ARCT3130Interior Design Projecting II ( Individual residence House )6 5
ARCT3240Computer Graphic I(Auto Cad)6 5
ARCT3210Interior Design Projecting III (Multifunctional Residence House )6 6
ARCT3220Exterior Design Projecting 3 (Multifunctional Residential House)6 6
ARCT3230Basics of Building Constructions6 6
ARCT4140Computer Graphic II (Auto CAD)6 6
ARCH4171bachelor internship in Architecture6 7
ARCT4110Interior Design Projecting IV (Multifunction Business Center)6 7
ARCT4120Exterior Design Projecting IV (Multifunction business Centre)6 7
ARCT4210Modern Construction and Facing Materials6 7
ARCT4271practice and bachelor project in architecture12 8

Credits sum:


Program Elective

Code Subject ECTS
ENGL2147English Language III (B1/1)6
ENGL2217English language IV (B1/2)6
ENGL3149English Language V (B2/1)6
ANTH1515Desing Anthropology6
ARCT1120Advertisement Design6
ARCT1818Energy efficiency in construction6
ARCT1919Peculiarities of Georgian secular architecture6
ARTS1210Decorative Applied Arts - Style and Era6
ARTS2140History of Georgian Art6
ARTS2210Georgian Architectural Monuments6
ARTS3217The art of the Far East – China and Japan6
ARTS4117Georgian Metallic Sculpture6
ARTS4120Contemporary Art in Western Europe and the USA6
HIST2157Basics of Ancient Culture6
ARCT3231Urban instruments and chellenges6

Credits sum:


Modul of Concentration Architecture - Concentration Core

MATH4123Engineering Mathematics for Architects65
ARCT3140Basics of Geodesy66
ARCT4130Basics of City planning67
ARCT4220Basics of Construction Management68
ARCT4230Basics of Insolation, Illumination and Acoustics68

Credits sum:


Modul of Concentration Interior Design - Concentration Core

ARCT3150Style in Interior I65
ARCT4160Style in Interior 266
ARCT4240Color and Light in Interior68
ARCT4250Furniture on the Interior Design68

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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