Georgian Technical University

  • Founded: 1922
  • Location: Tbilisi, Georgia
  • Type: State University

We will tell you everything you need to know about as a International student desiring to study In Georgian Technical University in Tbilisi, Georgia. Learn about GTU’s rich history, programs for International students, tuition fees, admission and how to apply to study in GTU”

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Georgian Technical University (GTU)

Georgian Technical University is a state university founded in 1922 in Tbilisi, Georgia. The Georgian Technical University (GTU, formerly V.I. Lenin Georgian Polytechnical Institute) was initially created as a polytechnic faculty of the Tbilisi State University. GTU is the main and largest technical university of Georgia. It is located in the capital city of Tbilisi.  In 1928, the Departments of the polytechnic faculty was transformed into an independent Institute and named to “Georgian Polytechnic Institute: (GPI).

By 1970, the Institution already had 15 full-time and 13 part-time faculties. And In the 80’s, the students at the Institute were already carrying out high volumes of advanced scientific researches and works. During this period, the Institute became the largest higher educational institution in the Caucasian region for its students (total 40 000) and academic staff (total 5000). And Polytechnical Institute took first place in the USSR higher educational institutions. In 1990, Georgian Polytechnic Institute was granted the university status and named as the Georgian Technical University. After Georgia’s Independence, GTU underwent critical reforms and restructuring of curriculum in 1995. And gradually GTU began the installation of new training standards introducing Credit System.

Today, Georgian Technical University remains the main and largest technical university of Georgia, with global recognition, special accreditations and the starting point for many research centers, technical and engineering universities in Georgia. Georgian Technical University has the honor to offer its local and International students modern facilities and the learning environment in which they can gain high quality education as well as practical experience. The knowledge and skills acquired at our university are a guarantee of a successful career not only in Georgia, but also in the international labor market.

Georgia Technical University’s Tuition Fees And Programs For International Students.

Bachelor Degree ProgramsTuition Fees per  yearDuration
School of Business, Economics and Management  

Business Administration

(Marketing and banking, Accounting and Audit, Management)

School of Health Sciences and Public Health  
Design 12,500Gel4yrs
Biomedical Engineering12,500Gel4yrs
Biomedical Engineering12,500Gel5yrs
School of IT, Engineering and Mathematics  
Computer Science12,500Gel4yrs
Information Technology (IT)12,500Gel4yrs
Electrical and computer Engineering12,500Gel4yrs
Mechanical Engineering12,500Gel4yrs
Civil Engineering12,500Gel4yrs
School of Humanities  
English Philology
Architechure and Design12,500Gel4yrs
Master’s Degree ProgramsTuition Fees per  yearDuration
School of Business, Economics and Management  

Business Administration (MBA)

School of Humanities  
Educational Management
School of Engineering  
Information Technology$4,0002yrs

Doctorate Degree (Ph.D) Programs

Tuition Fees per  yearDuration
School of Business, Economics and Management  

Business Administration

(Marketing and banking, Accounting and Audit, Management)


Study In GTU

Join thousands of International students currently studying in the Georgian Technical University (GTU).

To get Admission at the Georgian Technical University (GTU) simply fill our Application form or send all the required documents to

List of the required documents:

  1. Copy of the passport;
  2. High School Certificate or BA degree Diploma (for MA degree applicants) along with transcript;
  3. Application fee payment receipt.
  4. Video Interview (Contact us for sample)

Application Status:

After submission, within the 7 working days of fulfilling the application requirements, we will send you an official offer letter from the Georgian Technical University. On the basis of the signed offer letter, Admission office will start enrollment procedure. Translation, notarization, recognition and enrollment procedures take approximately 2 – 4 weeks.

GTU has no deadline for admission. However, the University has two intakesStudents can get admission to either join Fall Academic Session (September batch) or the Spring Academic Session (February/March batch).

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Once the invited applicant sends the personal identification and educational documentation to the Georgian Technical University, the documents will be submitted to the National Centre for Educational Quality Enhancement and to the Ministry of Education and Science to obtain the Ministry enrollment. As soon as the enrollment procedure will be successfully completed, the University will inform the applicant of his successful enrollment to study in Georgia.

Let’s Start your admission process to study in Georgian Technical University today, fill the Application form or send all the required documents to

As soon as the enrolment procedure will be successfully completed, GTU will send you an official invitation letters which – together with other documents – will be required for the applicant to apply for studying VISA to the closest Georgian Embassy. 

For more information about the visa regime for your country nationals and stateless persons residing in the relevant countries, see our Georgian Visa and Residence Permit for Students guide. 

For Visa application related issue, contact for professional support.

Global/Europe Recognition
The Georgian Technical University is involved in the Bologna process and is recognized both in Europe and in the US. The University fo Georgia is a member of ENIC-NARIC (ENIC – European Network of Information Centres in European Region, NARIC – National Academic Information Centers in the European Union)

MCI Recognition:
The Georgian Technical University in Tbilisi has just recently gained the accreditation – Medical Council of India (MCI), which means that the Georgian Technical University is listed among the foreign universities recommended by the Medical Council of India.

Ministry of Education Accreditation System (Iran)
On October 2, 2017, the Georgian Technical University received an official accreditation by the Ministry of Science, Research and Technology of the Islamic Republic of Iran.
GTU has received Group D accreditation, which means that the Iranian state recognizes all specialty and program diploma in bachelor’s specialty in health care.

The  Georgian Technical University has acquired the CoHE (YOK) accreditation in 2015.

Exchange Programs:
The Georgian Technical University coorperates with the European and US leading universities and offer exchange programs at various European universities to the students for one semester or a year. Thus the university has exchange programs within the individual cooperation, ERAMUS mundus and Eramus + The Georgian Technical University also offers Exchange Programs in Turkey in the framework of the Mevlana Exchange Program.

International Projects:
The Georgian Technical University in Tbilisi carries out various international scientific-research projects, including: Tempus – the EU financed program aiming at promoting higher education reform and cooperating with the EU partner countries.

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Career Services:
Career development of students and graduates is the main concern of the office of student employment support of the Georgian Technical University Tbilisi. That is why it is distinguished with its high employment index: 90% of graduates are employed.

The office regularly offers trainings to students to improve skills necessary for career development. In order to promote student employment, job fairs on campus are held several times a year, where leading companies and the representatives of public sector take part.

Student Affairs:
The center of student affairs promotes the arrangement of student clubs, encourages club activities and realization of students initiatives. It organizes events in order to ensure effervescent student life.

For the first time in the post-Soviet space – OPIC (Overseas Private Investment Corporation, U.S.) financed the development of the Georgian Technical University in order to build the best educational infrastructure in the Caucasus region and bring its educational services in accordance with western standards.

Today, the Georgian Technical University is the nation’s leading private university, with the personal growth and professional development of its students as its main goal. Graduates of the university feel confidence and ready to enter the competitive job market.

Currently, GTU does not have hostels on campus for foreign students. However, apartments and flats are cheap around the university’s vicinity.

To learn more about apartments in Tbilisi, read Accommodation and Hostels In Georgia for International Students

Message for International Students

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“Welcome to the Georgian Technical University! With hundreds of international students and visiting international scholars, the Georgian Technical University is a hub of learning and research in the region, offering quality education and excellent infrastructure to students from all around the world ”.

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Contact Details

For Admission, Visa and Resident permit application. Call: +995 571125222 Email:

Address: 77, M. Kostava Street, Tbilisi 0171, Georgia

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