Welcome to the largest inter-disciplinary faculty of the International Black Sea University. We offer you a skill-oriented education, combining theoretical knowledge with practice in order to provide a set of opportunities for your academic as well as professional development.

The Faculty of Social Sciences consists of five BA programmes with a variety of choices among the most demanded specializations, such as International Relations, Economics, Journalism, Public Administration and State Governance We also offer studies at MA and PhD level.

The main goal of the Faculty is to deliver a high quality education which will enable our graduates to meet international standards and provide the labor market with a qualified workforce. Furthermore, the undergraduate education is aimed to assist our students in acquiring necessary skills and expertise in order to increase their competitiveness in an extremely demanding realm of business, economy and politics. Therefore, our academic staff are mainly skilled practitioners having a successful carrier in public or private sector and combining their occupation with academic activities.

Moreover, we have launched a collaboration with different universities in the world, including exchange programmes and internships offered by reputable US and European educational institutions. Subsequently, we help students to develop a global perspective, which will contribute to their academic performance as well as their future career in Georgia or abroad.

The faculty also encourages extra-curricular activities and fully supports motivated students to participate in various educational programmes, seminars and conferences worldwide.

In addition, we offer you a friendly academic and administrative staff committed to ensure high standards of education and fully dedicated to facilitate your studies at IBSU.

I would like to thank you for expressing an interest and looking forward to seeing you at our faculty.

Sincerely,

Baia Ivaneishvili

Dean of the Faculty of Social Sciences