How to apply
Foreign citizens are granted the right of studying without passing Unified Entry Exams/Graduate Record Exams Link
Order №224/N of the Minister of Education and Science of Georgia (December 29, 2011) on “The Rule for submission and review of the documents required for high-school graduates/graduate students/students with the purpose of study in the higher education institutions of Georgia without passing unified national entrance/general graduate examinations” defines rule for enrollment without passing unified national/magistrate exams of high school graduates/post graduates at the Higher Educational Institutions.
For enrollment without passing Unified National/ magistrate exams- high school graduates, Master’s Degree candidates, students- have right to submit the application (application form) to LELP –National Center for Quality Enhancement- which ensures furthering application and attached documents to the Ministry of Education and Science of Georgia.
The following documents should be attached to the application.
- A) Copy of complete general education Certificate and its supplement/transcript of grades issued by a foreign educational institution (notarized translation of thereof)
B) Complete general education verification document indicating last two years of studies abroad (if applicable).
C) Copy of all pages of the citizenship document.
D) Written consent of the principal of the institution selected by a high-school graduate/Master’s Degree candidate/ student- on possibility of his/her enrollment in vacant positions within the scope of general number of students (first/last name and faculty/specialty).
E) Expedited procedure of Recognition of Qualification acquired aboard (15 business days) -60 GEL.
F) Power of attorney, in case an application is filled by not the applicant.
The Minister of Education and Science of Georgia issues the temporary ruling, if an application, regarding enrollment without passing Unified National/Magistrates exams, includes files indicating approval of petition in accordance with the legislation and written consent of the principal of the institution selected by candidate (high-school graduate/Master’s Degree candidate/ student) - on possibility of his/her enrollment in vacant positions within the scope of general number of students (first/last name and faculty/specialty). Based on above mentioned applicant enrolls to relevant educational institution.
Information on Recognition of Foreign Education and State Recognition of Education of Persons who Studied at Licensed Higher Educational Institutions can be found here