Grigol Robakidze University has got not long, but very interesting history. Since 1992 the University has managed to gain great popularity among official circles, different levels of the population as well as among representatives of the older and younger generations.
The University considers that its mission is to prepare new generation of specialists having deep competence, high civil and national self-consciousness, who are competitive as well as faithful to democratic values.
This is proved by the research of the International Institute of Education Planning (June, 2002) which showed that Grigol Robakidze University is among the top five higher educational institutions in terms of the employment of graduates.
The University is the pioneer of various interesting novelties. It offers its competitors higher and higher standards. Our University was the first in Georgia to form a laboratory of simulated techniques and thus implemented completely new principles in the practice of preparing dentists. The first Georgian computer teaching programmes were also elaborated in Grigol Robakidze University that greatly modernized the system for preparing dentists.
Different, more effective system for preparing lawyers was originated as well. The complex of pedagogical technologies was worked out, which develop in students practical skills necessary for lawyers. Thus, a graduate appears in the labour market as a full-fledged lawyer.
The University has many partners in different parts of the world. It accomplishes several international projects. Among them, the Tempus TACIS Project of the European Union is distinguished. It enabled the University to transform into the European standards of teaching and learning even in 2002.
It is very difficult to get exhaustive information about our University from this short massage. . . If you get acquainted with its activities more deeply, you will be convinced that Grigol Robakidze University is a real forge of professionals.
Professor Mamuka Tavkhelidze