Tbilisi Open University

Address : Address: Tbilisi, Georgia , Georgia

Type : Private Short Name : TOU Established : 2002

Introduction

Established in 2002, Tbilisi Open University (TOU) is a highly ranked institution. Tbilisi Open Teaching University runs 18 Bachelors, Masters and Doctoral degree programs both in Georgian and English languages in the following fields- Medicine, Dentistry, Pharmacy, Business Administration, Human Resources Management, Law, Architecture, Education Management, International Relations and Health Care Services.

TOU is one of the fastest growing university on the market with around 400 staff and 3000 students, a considerable part of whom come from outside Georgia. Diversity, student-centered environment and top notch quality education led university to be ranked at the highest level by students and alumni in 2016.

The new state-of-the-art building and facilities supports University's vision to be the leading university for creative and professional practice inspired by innovation and enquiry. This modern, vibrant learning environment houses superb facilities, including science labs, subject specific classrooms equipped with the latest teaching technology, student workspaces, conference rooms and simulation labs. There is a library of the highest standards with an access to the high impact publications that gives students and faculty access to any kind of literature they wish both on and off campus.

It creates opportunities for students to make the most of their student life - providing the people, places and programs that support their growth, wellness and success both within and outside of the classroom at TOU and in the world beyond. Students can choose to join one of the Student Clubs or events organized by the university or come up with their own idea on a new one and deliver it to the students self-governance for consideration. There are various Student's Clubs at TOU offering anything from sports to literature and numerous ongoing events and activities to make this journey the most remarkable period of the students' life.

The vision of the Tbilisi Open University is to establish favorable conditions for the development of quality education, scientific research and professional skills that are demanded and competitive at both local and international markets. The mission of the Tbilisi Open University is to equip students with the practical and intellectual skills that are in accordance with the latest trends of the international labor market by providing newest teaching methodologies, favorable research conditions and assistance in development of practical skills. By creating a multicultural and democratic climate in the university, to inspire the development of a person with high civic responsibility, critical and creative thinking.

Specifications

European Medical curriculum.

The MBBS course is approved by Medical Council of India.

TOU is recognized by WHO.

The duration of the course at TOU is 5 years.

Teaching at TOU for foreign students is in English.

The cost of education for studying at TOU is much more affordable.

The students can avail the benefits of students exchange programs in the USA, Europe, Canada, and Australia or Transfer themselves to any USA Medical Colleges after evaluating their current credentials, at any authorized evaluator organization.

Admission Process

The applicant should be over 17 and below 25 years old on or before the date of admission.

The applicant should be a high-school graduate or should hold an equivalent degree with Physics, Chemistry, Biology, and English as subjects.

The applicant should have secured at least 60% aggregate in all the above-mentioned subjects in 10+2.

If the applicant falls under the category SC/ST/OBC, he/she must have secured at least 40% in all the above-mentioned subjects in 10+2.

The applicant should clear NEET as it is mandatory for students coming from India.

The applicants should clear both IELTS and TOEFL.

Student Life

In order to make students' lives more interesting there are all conditions in the institute to conduct cultural measures. Institutions organize different festivals, tours, games and encourage students to take part in different study and sports competitions. For studentís accommodation there are conditions such as hostels and separate comfortable rooms with all the conditions.

Indian mess faculty is present in the hostel. Separate hostels for boys and girls. 24 hours Wi-Fi facility is available for students.