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Caucasus International University, Tbilisi

Caucasus International University, Tbilisi

About University


Founded in 1995, Caucasus International University is a for-profit private higher education institution located in the urban setting of the large city of Tbilisi. Caucasus International University (CIU) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor degrees, master degrees, doctorate degrees in several areas of study. Caucasus International University, Private University in Tbilisi, Georgia is a new destination to get the best quality of high standard European education and create a true professional, who can excel in their relevant fields across the world.

With the best dedicated and highly experienced faculty, the university aims to imbibe among their students with the best knowledge of their relevant field and become true professionals who excel across the globe.

The Caucasus International University received several accreditations as a center of higher learning between the years 2005 and 2007 and all programs of the university are authorized and accredited for a period of five years in the year 2012.

  • Location: 0141,Tbilisi,Chargali Str. 73
  • Founding Year: 1995
  • Program name: medicine
  • Degree offered: MD (Medical Doctor)
  • Duration: 6 years
  • Medium of Teaching: English
About Georgia
Time difference from India 1 hour and 30 minutes before of India
Official Languages Georgian
Capital Tbilisi
Currency Georgian lari
Exchange Rate 1 Georgian lari = 25.50 INR

Why study in Caucasus International University


  • Caucasus International University was founded in 1995 and is currently on track to become one of the leading medical and dentistry universities in Europe.
  • Both the quality of the professors and the number of students attending the university continues to increase every year.
  • The teaching methods and programs are regularly updated to ensure they are in line with European requirements.
  • The university is home to wonderfully modern laboratories with all the required equipment to learn about the world of medicine and dentistry.
  • The university also has partnerships with highly regarded universities such as Georgia State University in the United States and Grenoble Graduate School of Business in France.
  • Indian mess and hostel facilities available.

Campus Life


Students in the University campus are provided with the best facilities for living and dining. The hostels are equipped with all the modern facilities and infrastructure.

All the basic amenities like 24 hours electricity and water heating system, air conditioning, TV, Internet access, and much more are available for its students.

The kitchen of the hostel is very hygienic and the food served in the canteen of the university is of very good quality. Indian food is also available.

The university campus is well secured with 24-hour security guards. Student life at Caucasus International University campus is quite amazing and learning experience of students’ journey of MBBS in Georgia. Every academic year at Caucasus International University is distinguished by the number of events and thematic diversities.

CIU offers interesting and diverse student life to its students: public lectures delivered by famous scientists and successful representatives of various fields; expeditions in Georgia or abroad; engagement in a music band, art and singing studios, theatre, sports sections and participation in intellectual competitions in order to reveal personal talent and interests.

CIU Art Studio organizes summer exhibition annually.



To ensure the quality of the educational process CIU uses print and electronic version of the book fund which is full compliance with the literature given in a teaching course of educational programs.

For now, the library of Caucasus International University contains 11923 bibliographic units out of which quantity of relevant educational programs is 7587 and which is indicated in the syllabus of educational programs, other 4336 units are auxiliary literature. The university library is provided by International electronic library network.



CIU has tie-ups with these hospitals. These are :

  • LTD “Tbilisi Central Hospital”
  • LTD “Archangel Saint Michael Multi-Profile Clinical Hospital”
  • Iashvili Children’s Central Hospital
  • Ivane Beritashvili Centre of Experimental Biomedicine

Students can practice as well as research in these hospitals.

Faculty and Teaching


CIU Faculty of Medicine has been operating since 1995 and has produced and employed a number of successful medics. It is a member of Foundation for Advancement of International Medical Education and Research – “FAIMER-IMED“ and World Health Organization – “AVICENNA“.

The Faculty offers eight accredited Educational Programs: Medicine (Languages of instruction – Georgian and English), Dentistry (Languages of instruction – Georgian and English), Pharmacy (Languages of instruction -Georgian and English), Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation (Languages of instruction English).

Each Educational Program includes teaching basic and clinical disciplines. For this reason, teaching laboratories of basic disciplines are operating at university such as Anatomy Room equipped with the latest anatomical models and phantoms, Biochemical Teaching Laboratory, Research Laboratory of Neuroscience and Applied Physiology- where students are able to conduct experiments on animals. In addition, students have an opportunity to participate in various kinds of experiments, carried out in Ivane Beritashvili “Life Science Center”.

Modern infrastructure and technology contribute to creating a perfect environment both for professors and students. Practical classes in clinical disciplines are conducted in leading Georgian clinics and Medical Institutions, thus enabling successful students to be employed in the future.



In Tbilisi, the summers are warm and mostly clear; the winters are long, very cold, and partly cloudy; and it is dry year round. Over the course of the year, the temperature typically varies from 28°F to 88°F and is rarely below 20°F or above 97°F.