ILIA State University ISU founded in 2006 as a result of a merger of six different academic institutions with long and varied histories. Currently ISU is one of the leading research and educational institutions in Georgia. Representing a union of students and professors, ISU is a multifunctional educational and research institution offering a common space for academic and professional education and research with the joint efforts of its students, professors, teachers and researchers. The union is based on the three following principles: Academic Freedom, Freedom of Conscience, and Freedom of Choice. These principles of ISU are closely interrelated and interdependent: Students, teachers, professors and researchers are free to choose areas of study and research, as well as colleagues and supervisors to work with. No one has the right to forbid them from conducting studies on a certain topic or publishing research findings for political or moral reasons. Students and professors are free to choose any form of transparent and responsible self-governance they believe is best for the advancement of their union– the university–and its goals and objectives.
ISU aims to prepare qualified and competent Medical Doctors open to modern approach, new technique and equipped with appropriate knowledge, skills, and competencies to respond to tomorrow’s global challenges.
The university advocates high standard of medical education. The MBBS/MD degree of the University is recognized by WHO, NMC and World directory of medical school. ILIA state medical university is one of the most prominent medical universities in Georgia, offering an MBBS/MD course.
The MBB/MD course duration is six years including one year of internship, and the quality of education is in sync with the international standards. The European education model is initiated for international students, and the course is conducted in English.
The University is located in one of the most beautiful city, Tbilisi in Georgia , Tbilisi which is a popular tourist destination on the coast of the Black Sea. While living and learning in Batumi students can also benefit from affordable prices that create an even more pleasant environment for students.
At a Glance of ILIA STATE UNIVERSITY, GEORGIA
Intake for MBBS/MD course
September & January
Admission process for Sept. intake starts from June & Jan. intake starts from Oct.
10+2 passed with 60% in Physics, Chemistry & Biology
NEET entrance test
Yes, it is mandatory for all the Indian medical aspirants
6 years including 1 year of internship
Medium of Instruction
Recognised by the institutions like World Health Organization (WHO) & National Medical Commission (NMC/MCI-India)
Approved & recognised by Ministry of Education & Health Care of Georgia
Internship and Practice as a Doctor
Indian students can do their internship in India after clearing their NEXT exam and they can pursue their practice after getting an FMGE license.
International students have to follow the norms and rules laid down by the medical council of their respective countries.
Why Study ILIA STATE UNIVERSITY, GEORGIA?
High quality of medical education as compared to the European standards.
The medical degree awarded is globally recognized.
The MBBS/MD program is fully accredited by the institutions like World Health Organization (WHO), & National Medical Commission (NMC)/MCI.
Students are eligible for license exams like FMGE, PMDC, USMLE, PLAB etc.
Students get global exposure and an opportunity to work with highly qualified professors & Doctors.
The main focus is to maintain European standard of education with 12:1 student to teacher ratio enabling personalized tutoring style in sync with the learning needs of the student.
High level of practical & research oriented training.
Comprehensive clinical training in several specialized hospitals.
Emphasis is given to the European education standard
Affordable tuition fee structure, making the curriculum affordable for many deserving students.
Students are not required to appear for any language test like IELTS & TOEFL.
Medium of Instruction is English.
Cost of living is low.
International Recognition of the University
The MBBS/MD program is fully accredited by the institutions like World Health Organization (WHO) & NMC/MCI
ILIA STATE UNIVERSITY is recognised by Ministry of Healthcare & Education of Georgia.
University fees structure - MBBS/MD Program
ILIA STATE UNIVERSITY (USD)
Tuition Fee of University (Approx.)
Hostel Fees(Pvt) & Food (Approx.)
Six Year Medical Insurance
Note-$-Rs.80 Approx. It may vary. University & hostel fees are subject to change. Other expenses are subject to the life style of the student. For additional information and the complete fees structure, kindly connect with Sunrise Star Overseas Education Consultancy.
Note- Important notes-
Service Charge of Sunrise Star Overseas Education Consultancy is separate.
During admission process, university, hostel fees & other expenses to be paid only in USD
There are two major intakes in most of the medical universities in Georgia -First intake starts in September and winter intake starts in January.
Admission process starts before three months.
Admission requirement of Indian & Overseas Students
Students have to adhere to the eligibility criteria to get admission to the MBBS/MD course. Details are as follows;
Educational qualification- Aspirants must have scored 60% and above marks in their higher secondary exam from a recognized board.
HSC pass percentage - Required 60% in aggregate of Physics, Chemistry & Biology and English as a compulsory subject
Having good command over the English language
Candidates should be above 17 years of age on, or before 31st December during the year of their admission process.
NEET qualification- Students must have qualified the NEET exam with an eligible score of fifty percentile. The medical aspirants of the other have to check the examination norms and rules of their respective countries.
Having a valid passport.
All educational & birth certificate to be duly apostle.
Ten identical white background passport size photos (50 mm x 50 mm).
Download the admission form from the website.
Forward duly filled & signed admission form to the consultancy.
Documents required for student visa to study in Georgia
Following sets of original documents is required to apply for the student visa in Georgia:
Valid passport with minimum validity of one year.
Admission & invitation letter from the university.
Medical fitness certificate by the doctor.
Medical report from the country of origin- HIV & tuberculosis.
Sponsor/Parents last six month of bank statements with minimum balance of USD 5000 or Rupees 4 Lakhs.
Ten identical white background passport size photos (50 mm x 50 mm).
The embassy will issue 6 month valid visa. After completion of admission process in the university, our consultancy will guide to the students, to obtaining a temporary residence permit.
Medical insurance shall be renewed on an annual basis.
An HIV/AIDS and some infectious disease test will be done by a Georgian authorised clinic, which is required for the residence permit.
Visa processing time
The processing time of student visa of Georgia takes 60 working days after submitting the visa application file to the embassy.
Admission Process inSunrise Star Overseas Education Consultancy makes the admission process systematic and carries it out in a hassle-free manner!
Following are the steps of admission process:
For the admission & invitation letter from the university, student must send all the scanned documents as required for admission, via email to Sunrise Star Overseas Education Consultancy ( firstname.lastname@example.org )
Once we will receive the documents, our consultant will review all the documents.
After that, the consultancy will forward all the documents to the university.
University will review all the educational credentials & other documents. Once student will be shortlisted by the university, then university will conduct either online entrance test or some time test will be conducted in the university to pursue the MBBS/MD program.
Once student qualify the entrance test, then they are eligible for direct admission to pursue the MBBS/MD program; else, they will get an opportunity to enrol in the preparatory course to pursue the MBBS/MD program.
Students will receive an admission confirmation letter within 30 working days.
After the confirmation of admission, university will courier original admission & invitation letter along with visa support letter to Sunrise Star Overseas Education Consultancy.
With the set of documents, our consultant will assist student for visa application to the respective embassy of the country.
The nationals of the foreign countries where there is no Georgian embassy are issued a visa on arrival at the National airport in Tbilisi. For visa on arrival, the medical applicant must show all the above mentioned original set of documents to the airport immigration authority.
After visa approval, Sunrise Star Overseas Education Consultancy will inform to the parents and student about the complete travel plan.
All students must follow the international travel protocol.
Finally the admission process will start, once the student reaches the university
Students are provided accommodation in the university’s own hostel, if it is available. However, the city offers many affordable options near by the university campus. Sunrise Star Overseas Education consultancy will help students to find the most suitable accommodation for their needs, according to the standards and budget.
ILIA STATE UNIVERSITY
(Syllabus of General Medicine)
Anatomy, Chemistry, Bio-organic chemistry, Physics, Biology, Histology, Cytology and Embryology
Bio-Chemistry, Normal physiology, general care therapeutic/surgical patients, Micro-biology
Pathological physiology/Anatomy, Propaedeutic of internal diseases/General surgery, Pharmacology, Topographical anatomy.
4th -6th year
General surgery, Traumatology and Orthopaedics, Ophthalmology, Urology, Oncology, Otolaryngology, Anaesthesiology and Rehabilitation, Clinical medicine, Endocrinology, Ultra-sound scanning, Dermatology and venereology, Cardiology,
Infectious diseases, Neurology and Neurosurgery, Paediatrics, Psychiatry, Forensic medicine, Gynaecology and Obstetrics and General Hygiene.
The educational process for 6th-year general medicine students is conducted according to the pre-graduate internship program.
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