International Black Sea University (IBSU), Tbilisi, Georgia
IBSU was opened in 1995 by the President of Georgia and the Prime Minister of Turkey. IBSU attracts students from different countries – Georgia, Iran, Turkey, Turkmenistan, Russia, Iraq, Azerbaijan, India, Egypt, Kyrgyzstan, etc. This creates international environment at the university and promotes it as a cultural center in Caucasus region.
The University is a multi-field higher education and research institution, implementing higher educational programs, organizing the higher educational activities and scientific research, conducting the creative work and publishing activity, is authorized and accredited to award all three academic levels – Bachelor (29 programs in English and Georgian), Master (13 programs in English, Turkish, and Georgian ), and Doctorate (6 programs in English, Turkish, and Georgian).
Since 2011 the University has received a new five-year authorization.