Located in Tbilisi, Georgia, the University of Georgia (UG) is one of the largest private universities in the country, with more than 6000 local and international students. The University has accredited programs on three levels of higher education (Bachelor, Master and PhD) in English and Georgian languages.
According to the latest university rankings published by the international organization – Webometrics, which ranks universities worldwide according to scientific research and scientific activity on the web, the University of Georgia is the highest-ranking private university in Georgia. Moreover, it in the top 10 of the regional educational institutions.
UG is distinguished by the disciplined educational process and modern infrastructure, enabling its students to acquire quality education and practical skills. For this reason, graduates of the University of Georgia always benefit from superior employment prospects.
Offering thought provoking and diverse set of disciplines, UG is the place where knowledge is created and acquired. The academic personnel of the University is staffed with highly qualified, well-experienced and creative professionals dedicated to teaching creatively and with enthusiasm, helping raise young professionals with demonstrated commitment to the public.
UG is proud of its diverse community with cross cultural awareness. Its multicultural environment shapes intelligent, educated individuals with human values capable to meet modern challenges. The objective of the University of Georgia, being one of the leading universities, is to encourage the personal development of each student and mold her/him as a highly qualifies professional.
Within the framework of the CyberEDU project, employees and teachers of the UG School of Science and Technology will learn more about new problems and challenges in the field of cybersecurity. Hopefully, the project implementation leads to establishing and developing new teaching courses in Cybersecurity at all study levels that enhances attracting new students. Networking with leading European universities will provide additional opportunities for scientific research at the UG.
UG will contribute in: Identify all relevant stakeholders in partner organizations; Investigate the current status and the needs for knowledge and skills of future cybersecurity professionals in countries of partner organizations; Set up a cybersecurity training facility on basis of existing infrastructure; Develop a proposal of related academic exchange of scholars and collaboration managers; Develop one training course; Prepare a proposal fora multi-year research or educational project.