Ilia State University

Ilia State University (ISU) is one of the biggest, rapidly developing and the most advanced state universities in Georgia. Established in 2006, ISU offers top-class education with competitive tuition fees in the country and the region as well. Every year, more than 5000 freshmen from 15 different countries choose to study at Ilia state university.

The medical faculty of ISU owns leading scientific technical base equipped with technologically advanced laboratories. The program focuses on clinical teaching, hence within the course 1000 hours are given to Ilia State University is involved in various exchange and scientific projects and offers mobility opportunities with more than 50 European universities.

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Why Study in ISU?

Ilia State University welcomes around 5,000 freshmen every year at all levels of higher education. ISU strives to meet each student's needs and help them reach their potential. Ilia State University equips its students with an all-round experience to provide them with the necessary knowledge, skills and confidence in order to achieve future career goals. ISU provides an advanced and dedicated academic community where the students can learn from experts and gain the qualification they are looking for.

At Ilia State University, students can broaden their horizons through its multicultural environment, which will develop their interpersonal skills to face new challenges – and will have the opportunity to become involved in a wide range of engaging student activities, clubs and societies.

Ilia offers

  • Student-centered teaching - Vibrant relations between professors and students contribute to lively academic collaboration and debates. Students are encouraged and supported by faculty to find their individual research interests during their studies.

  • Practice based curriculum - ISU collaborates with governmental bodies and international organizations, as well as public and private entities creating opportunities for students to integrate theoretical knowledge into world of work.

  • Exchange and double degree program opportunities - Since 2012 ISU offers exchange programs to its students and staff in numerous international higher education institutions. ISU offers its students the exclusive opportunity to obtain a double degree diploma with various Austrian and US Universities.

  • Internationalization at home – Our students come from 15 different countries, we regularly host renowned international guest speakers on numerous international events.

  • Competitive tuition fees – ISU offers top-class education with competitive tuition fees in the country and the region as well.

  • Unforgettable student life - friendly, welcoming community where students can engage themselves in a variety of academic, social and cultural activities.

Fees Structure

1st Year MBBS 5,900/- 19,500/-
2nd Year MBBS 5,900/- 19,500/-
3rd Year MBBS 5,900/- 19,500/-
4th Year MBBS 5,900/- 19,500/-
5th Year MBBS 5,900/- 19,500/-
6th Year MBBS 5,900/- 19,500/-
Total 35,400/- 1,17,000/-

Admissions Requirement

  • Student should have completed High School Diploma or Class 12 with Biology & Chemistry as a major subject with min 60% marks.

  • Documents Required

  • Printed application

  • Copy of class 10th, & 12/high school diploma with academic scripts indicating Biology & Chemistry Marks

  • Original document issued by competent authority certifying applicant right to apply and continue their education in university in the country of origin

  • Health certificate issued not earlier than a month

  • Valid ID Proof/ Passport Copies

  • 4 Recent photographs

Admission Procedure

  • Submit filled in application along with the required documents.

  • Receive offer letter from university in 3-4 working days.

  • Remit part amount of the fee mentioned in the offer letter to the university account directly.

  • Share the proof of payment.

  • Translation of the certificates into Georgian language and submission of certificates at relevant ministry for admission and visa approval - to be completed by Pedagogy Educational Services.

  • Receive final admission letter and ministry papers required for the visa.

  • Once after receiving admission letter and confirmation letter, apply to Georgian Embassy and submit with original passport with checklist of the documents required for visa – would be done by Pedagogy Educational Services.

  • After getting the visa stamped, student can book the ticket and inform the date of arrival in Tbilisi, Georgia.

  • Pedagogy Educational Services representative will receive the student at the airport & would be accommodated for that day.

  • The next day, all the admission process would be completed in the university by Pedagogy Educational Services representative like final payment of fee, completing final application process, reporting to university and hostel etc.,

  • Assistance in procuring TRC, Insurance, Local sim card, Bank account would be done by Pedagogy Educational Services representative and also assistance during the entire length of stay in Georgia.

Other important information

  • Accommodation: 1200 US$ every year

  • Medical Insurance: 600 US$ (100 USD every year)

  • Temporary Residence Permission and Medical Check-Up: 200 USD onetime payment

  • Other Expenses (Administrative Fee, Admission Fee, Registration Fee, Airport Reception Charges, Immigration Clearance Charges, etc): 1800 US$ ONLY FOR FIRST YEAR

  • Pedagogy Educational Services Service Fees: INR 1,70,000/-

  • At the time of Registration: INR 85,000/-

  • Before departing: INR 85,000/-


University has student dormitories on sharing basis of 2-3 students & accommodation available near university. Average cost on monthly basis including lodging, food and other miscellaneous expenses around $250/- to $350/- per month.