Established in 2010 the Faculty of Social Sciences (FSS) is the largest at the University having more than 1000 students. We aim to ensure high academic standards in combination with practical skills to improve employability of our graduates. The vast majority of our students are citizens of Georgia, the University also welcomes students from the neighboring countries, Central Asia, Africa and around the world.
The Faculty offers bilingual BA Programmes (English/Georgian) in International Relations, Economics and Public Administration & State Governance while Journalism is available only in Georgian.
In addition, we have launched MA and PhD studies in International Relations. We constantly work on upgrading our programmes in order to meet international standards and make our faculty distinguished among the Georgian universities.
The FSS academic staff are field professionals who successfully combine their career with academic activities. Moreover, we usually invite the most prominent experts of the country to deliver courses for our students. Therefore, the students have opportunity to gain first-hand knowledge and experience from respectable professors, which undoubtedly will contribute to their academic as well as professional development.
Furthermore, the students with excellent academic performance can participate in exchange programmes at up to 20 partner universities around the world. We also offer a wide-range of extra-curricular activities, as we strongly believe that successful education consists not only from academic modules. Our students actively participate in conferences, seminars, workshops, moot courts and simulations in Georgia and abroad. The university encourages and assists distinguished students to be actively engaged in international youth events.
In addition to the above, the administrative staff of the faculty is trained to meet students’ expectations and provide high quality service. There are 37 students per staff member, this helps us to maintain and constantly improve the standards we offer.
Considering all the aforestated reasons the Faculty of Social Sciences of International Black Sea University is your opportunity to get international education in Georgia.