Admission Procedure

How to apply:

Tbilisi Medical Academy welcomes international students from around the world. The students are welcomed to commence education and to transfer from other institutions as well.
Available Program: 6 year MD Program.
Tuition Fee: 6000 $ (each year)
Admission Fee: 200 $
Payment plan: 
First year tuition fee should be paid in one installment, during the enrollment process.
From second year, tuition fee can be paid in two installments, before the commencement of each semester.
The language of instruction is – English.
In case, if an applicant doesn’t have a proof of proficiency in English, (language certificate or school-leaving document from English taught school) applicant has to demonstrate fluency to the University special comity (can be done through the Skype call).
Tbilisi Medical Academy has a Preparatory Course for the applicants, who are lacking fluency in English,) with intensive teaching for 3-6-9 months.
Required documents for admission
The required documents for application are:

  • Full copy of passport
  • School leaving certificate
  • Filled application form and letter
  • Written consent of the Rector of Tbilisi Medical academy regarding the possibility of enrollment in vacant positions within the scope of general number of students.

For transferring students:

  • Copies of all pages of citizenship document
  • Transcript (including gained credits and covered hours) from home university
  • Registration in a foreign country, or any other document which confirms the fact of domicile of an individual territory
  • Written consent of the Rector of Tbilisi Medical Academy regarding the possibility of enrollment in vacant positions within the scope of general number of students.

The admission process takes around 21-30 working days and includes translation, legalization and recognition of the applicant’s documents from the authorities of Georgia.
The admission fee, 200 USD, which should be transferred on the following account:
Intermediary Bank
Citybank N.A., New York, USA
SWIFT: CITIUS33
Account with Institution
Bank of Georgia,
SWIFT: BAGAGE22
29a, Gagarini Str., 0160, Tbilisi, Georgia
Beneficiary: Petre Shotadze Tbilisi Medical Academy
Address: 51/2, Ketevan Tsamebuli Ave, 0144, Tbilisi, Georgia
Account: GE09BG0000000624481701
For applications and further inquiries, please contact international@tma.edu.ge

Visa and Immigration:
Students are required to obtain D3 Immigration visa prior their arrival to Georgia.
Visa procedures and list of countries, not requiring visa for entry, can be checked at the following link: https://www.geoconsul.gov.ge/HtmlPage/Html/View?id=956&lang=Eng

Accommodation:
Currently TMA does not provide accommodation facilities, however,
Department for Student Services is always ready to help students with rentals on shared basis.

Medical Insurance:
Prior commencement of Semester, it is mandatory for all students to hold valid
Local of International Medical Insurance. Prices for local insurance packages
vary from 7 up to 25 USD per month.