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16/09/2013
September 16, 2013 - New school year started in public schools of Georgia. Minister of Education and Science of Georgia Tamar Sanikidze congratulated pupils and students with the beginning of the school year 2013-2014 at one of the largest schools in Tbilisi – Public School 47.
16/09/2013
New academic year began at Ivane Javakhishvili Tbilisi State University. Catholicos-Patriarch of All Georgia Ilia II, Minister of Education and Science of Georgia Tamar Sanikidze and Rector, academician Vladimer Papava congratulated students with the beginning of a new academic year.
16/09/2013
First Deputy Minister Ketevan Natriashvili and Tianeti Majoritarian MP Zakaria Kutsnashvili congratulated pupils and students with the beginning of new school and academic years from Tianeti.
16/09/2013
საქართველოს განათლებისა და მეცნიერების მინისტრის  მოადგილემ ლია გიგაურმა და ქალაქ რუსთავის მერმა დავით ჯიქიამ ახალი სასწავლო წლის დაწყება... Read More
16/09/2013
I would like to congratulate every pupil, every teacher, school administrations and parents on the beginning of a new school year! My special congratulations to first graders, little pupils with the first day at school.  They will always remember this day.
16/09/2013
I would like to congratulate the students on the begining of a new academic year, espeacilly the first year students! My congratulations on the success they have achieved-they are students now!
13/09/2013
Festival “Vocational Education for Employment” was organized by the Ministry of Educational and Science of Georgia with the support Liberty Bank.
12/09/2013
“Wine Day” was held at Public College “Aisi”. This was a professional orientation focused event and aimed at raising awareness of vocational education, popularization of wine making as one of the oldest trades, restoring and preserving traditional winemaking, encouraging employment possibilities for vocational students and developing “marani” (location for... Read More
11/09/2013
The Ministry of Education and Science of Georgia has determined the urgency of new public schools in different regions of Georgia.
10/09/2013
The Ministry of Education and Science of Georgia and Shota Rustaveli National Science Foundation are announcing International Contest “Leonardo Da Vinci 2013” for young inventors.
09/09/2013
Minister of Education and Science of Georgia Tamar Sanikidze and Deputy Minister Tamaz Marsagishvili awarded 302 10th graders who have successfully accomplished basic level (7th, 8th and 9th grades) with personal computers.
09/09/2013
Eight best pupils, winners of National School Olympiad, arrived from the Great Britain. They attended two-week English language intensive course in Southampton, Louis English Language Summer School.
06/09/2013
Minister of Education and Science of Georgia Tamar Sanikidze held a meeting with 200 students of State and private higher education institutions and introduced already accomplished and future innovations in the field of higher education.
04/09/2013
The Ministry of Education and Science of Georgia has started registration process for vocational education programs from August 25. Today, Ketevan Natriashvili, Deputy Minister of Education became acquainted with the process.
03/09/2013
Deputy Minister of Education and Science Lia Gigauri and Director of Shota Rustaveli National Science Foundation Sulkhan Sisauri awarded winners of International Olympiads in IT, biology, mathematics and physics with money prizes.
03/09/2013
To the attention of those applicants who have successfully passed testing phase of certification process in 2012 and wish to join the certification process of school principals in 2013 from the interview, but have not yet passed a registration, are able to register during the additional period from September 2, 12:00 p.m. till September 5, 20:00 p.m.
03/09/2013
Tamar Sanikidze, Minister of Education and Science of Georgia responded to the upcoming presidential election and emphasized necessity of abiding to certain requirements set forth in the Election Code by the Ministry staff.
03/09/2013
First Deputy Minister of Education and Science of Georgia Ketevan Natriashvili held a meeting with Jeuns Lipsdorf, a German MP, Head of the Commission for Educational Research and Culture.
30/08/2013
Minister of Education and Science Tamar Sanikidze and Minister of Energy Kakha Kaladze familiarized themselves with the rehabilitation works conducted in Samtredia Public School  8 and village Dabla Gomi Public School.
29/08/2013
Taking into consideration that the majority of Selection Board members will not be able to attend the Board meeting due to objective reasons, certain changes have been made to the schedule for interviews.
29/08/2013
In order to develop vocational education, a Memorandum of Cooperation was signed between the Ministry of Education and Science of Georgia, Liberty Bank and 12 education institutions carrying out vocational programs.
27/08/2013
Following the decision of Tamar Sanikidze, Minister of Education and Science of Georgia, those entrants who were able to pass minimum competency level in National Unified Examinations 2013 but were not enrolled in selected higher education institutions, will be eligible for secondary enrollments.
26/08/2013
August 26-31, 2013, GIZ is conducting training with the support of the Ministry of Education and Science of Georgia, Teachers Professional Development Center and Vocational College “Spektri”. The topic of the training is vocational pedagogy and didactics.
24/08/2013
A work meeting of Special Committee reviewing cases of persons dismissed on political grounds was held in Batumi on August 24-25. The Committee members are planning to meet the authors of written applications submitted from Adjara and Guria and hold hearings of the witnesses.
23/08/2013
The Ministry of Education and Science of Georgia begins a registration process for those who wish to get vocational education on August 25, 2013. Beginning from the new academic year, all interested applicants will be able to acquire desired vocation with State financing in the fields of tourism, construction, agriculture, IT, services etc. Students will be trained at 19 State vocational... Read More
22/08/2013
Before the beginning of new school year, all first grade head teachers will pass training on the topic of a special net-book for first graders - “Buki”. Minister of Education and Science of Georgia Tamar Sanikidze and Director of Teachers Professional Development Center Gia Mamulashvili familiarized themselves with the course of training. 
20/08/2013
New rule for enrollment of applicants on vocational education programs has been elaborated by Vocational Education Development Department of the Ministry of Education and Science of Georgia. Training of personnel participating in registration process is under way starting from August 16 to August 23.
19/08/2013
Minister of Education and Science of Georgia Tamar Sanikidze held a meeting with participants of Bakuriani Summer School and attended a lecture-seminar of a foreign lecturer together with the students. Within the framework of the Project “Support of Philosophy and Sociology in Georgian State Universities (2013-2015)” a Summer School is being held in Bakuriani from August 15 to... Read More
15/08/2013
Professor Niklaus Largier of University of California, Berkley is visiting Georgia with the invitation of the Ministry of Education and Science of Georgia. Professor Largier has conducted a three-day seminar on the topic of University arrangement in order to share international experience in this regard.
14/08/2013
The Ministry of Education and Science of Georgia has started the process of certification of school principals. Testing shall be held on August 21-22. Please see the schedule for testing.
09/08/2013
Boo-Keun Yoon, President of the company Samsung, Tamar Sanikidze, Minister of Education and Science of Georgia, Giorgi Kvirikashvili, Minister of Economy and Acting Rector of Ivane Javakhishvili Tbilisi State University Alexandre Kvitashvili opened a smart school class at Tbilisi State University.
07/08/2013
Today, Tamar Sanikidze, Minister of Education and Science of Georgia visited a public school in village Sasireti, Kaspi in order to get familiar with the rehabilitation works.
05/08/2013
Today, Tamar Sanikidze, Minister of Education and Science of Georgia awarded winners of School Subjects Olympiads with money prizes and diplomas. For the first time this year, up to 80 teachers of winning pupils were awarded with diplomas of appreciation. 
04/08/2013
Ten best pupils from Georgian schools shall travel to Switzerland for 5 days to visit CERN Central Laboratory. They were selected from 70 pupils participating in “International Science Summer School”.
02/08/2013
The Ministry of Education and Science of Georgia organized a conference with the support of JSC “Liberty Bank” on involvement of private sector in vocational education. The conference was opened by Minister Tamar Sanikidze. 
01/08/2013
Another work meeting of Special Committee reviewing cases of dismissal for political reasons was held in Kutaisi. Imereti is one of the first regions where Committee members shall meet with the applicants, hear testimony of witnesses and hold substantial review of the cases.
01/08/2013
National Curriculum Department of the Ministry of Education and Science was implementing a project “Sport for pupils with special educational needs” with the financial support of UNICEF.
31/07/2013
Professor Tassilo Schmitt from the University of Bremen visited Georgia with the invitation of the Ministry of Education and Science of Georgia. Foreign expert conducted a seminar on the issues of University management in order to share international experience. 
25/07/2013
Today, Tamar Sanikidze, Minister of Education and Science of Georgia held a meeting with Daniel Yohannes, MCC CEO, Lea Henley, MCC Deputy Head of Administration and Richard Norland, US Ambassador to Georgia.
25/07/2013
Today, Minister of Education and Science of Georgia Tamar Sanikidze and Maura J. Foulton, Country Director of Peace Corps Georgia signed a renewed Memorandum of Cooperation.
24/07/2013
The Ministry of Education and Science of Georgia is starting a certification process of public school principals. This is the first stage of school principals’ contest.
23/07/2013
Today, Minister of Education and Science Tamar Sanikidze held a meeting with the students financed by the Ministry of Education in order to accomplish their studies in leading higher education institutions of the world.
19/07/2013
Founder and Director of Great Britain Buckswood School Giles Sutton familiarized with the course of the Program “Intensified Teaching of English Language” initiated by the Ministry of Education and Science of Georgia.   The aim of the expert’s visit is to observe and assess the Project which is carried out by Buckswood School Tbilisi in partnership with Great... Read More
17/07/2013
Today a summarizing briefing was held in National Examination Center. It was emphasized that the examinations process has passed without complications. Only 2 entrants and 3 teachers were dismissed for procedural violations. 2% of entrants, 13% of teachers, 11% of Master course candidates and 8% of those who wished to improve grant conditions haven’t showed up on the... Read More
17/07/2013
Today, the Ministry of Education and Science of Georgia and International Organization for Migration arranged a conference “Vocational Education Development – Vocational Education Strategy, Professional Orientation and Quality Improvement”.
16/07/2013
Minister of Education and Science of Georgia Giorgi Margvelashvili introduced new Minister Tamar Sanikidze to the public. Minister of Education and Science of Georgia Giorgi Margvelashvili introduced new Minister Tamar Sanikidze to the public. 
16/07/2013
Today, Minister of Education and Science of Georgia Giorgi Margvealshvili and Giorgi Sigua, Head of Georgian National Tourism Administration signed a Memorandum of Cooperation.
15/07/2013
Minister of Education and Science of Georgia Giorgi Margvelashvili opened the second meeting of Leaders Forum of International Movement of Humane Pedagogy. The meeting was arranged by Academician Shalva Amonashvili in village Busheti, Telavi.
15/07/2013
Press conference was held in Ilia Abuladze Exhibition Hall of National Center of Manuscripts. The Conference was dedicated to inclusion of 94 manuscripts preserved in the Center in UNESCO world international documentary register –“Memory of the World”.
12/07/2013
Oath Ceremony of the 13th Peace Corps Volunteers group was held in Ivane Javakhishvili Tbilisi State University. The group consists of 19 English language teachers and 11 volunteers of organizational development program.
12/07/2013
A presentation was held at the Ministry of Education and Science of Georgia on the world trends of the development of export oriented programming and innovations in IT sector.
11/07/2013
42nd WorldSkills International Competition held in Leipzig has ended. Georgia participated with the status of associate member for the first time. Georgian team was presented by 3 contestants: Ucha Ghviniashvili a web-designer, Evgeni Morozov a welder and Tinatin Iordanishvili a cook.
11/07/2013
A work meeting of the Special Committee reviewing cases of persons dismissed on political grounds was held on July 11, 2013. The meeting was dedicated to substantial review of applications; the Committee held hearing of witnesses and worked on project-decisions of already reviewed matters.
11/07/2013
Results of the contest for the position of Head of Resource Center announced by the Ministry of Education and Science of Georgia are known. Minimum competency level defined by the Committee is 60 points.
09/07/2013
Tea Sadzaglishvili, a teacher of Khidistavi Public School, Gori Municipality, was awarded with “Amagdari”, a pectoral award by Minister of Education and Science of Georgia.
06/07/2013
First Deputy Minister of Education and Science Tamar Sanikidze and Deputy Minister of Energy Ilia Eloshvili attended presentation-exhibition of best business energy projects presented by the Science Summer School.
04/07/2013
Special Committee reviewing cases of persons employed in Education System of Georgia and dismissed on political grounds held another work meeting at the Ministry of Education and Science of Georgia.
03/07/2013
National Curriculum Department of the Ministry of Education and Science of Georgia, with the financial support of UNICEF, starts implementation of a new project “Second chance of education for socially unprotected pupils, those with behavioral problems and pupils left beyond learning process in Georgia”.
02/07/2013
Testing phase for the position of Head of Resource Center announced by the Ministry of Education and Science of Georgia will be held on the 10th of July, 2013 at Education Management Information System (EMIS) building (address: 1a Panjikidze str.) according to the following schedule.
02/07/2013
With the initiative of Independent Experts Club of Georgia, Minister of Education and Science Giorgi Margvealshvili held a meeting with representatives of the Club.
02/07/2013
Today, Minister of Education and Science of Georgia Giorgi Margvelashvili met teachers, pupils and residents of the village Samghereti, in Tetrtitskaro regarding the issue of building of a new school in the village.
01/07/2013
After the increase in teacher salary, school management and administrative-technical personnel of all public schools shall receive increased salaries beginning from September 2013.
28/06/2013
First Deputy Minister of Education and Science of Georgia Tamar Sanikidze observed registration process in the examination center at Kutaisi Akaki Tsereteli State University.
27/06/2013
Today, Minister of Education and Science of Georgia Giorgi Margvelashvili observed university entrants’ registration process for Unified National Exams at Georgian Technical University.
26/06/2013
The winners of WorldSkills Georgia Competition, students of Georgian Vocational Colleges will participate in International Vocational Skills Competition held in Leipzig, July 2-7, 2013.
25/06/2013
Process of gradual distribution of textbooks in schools is under way. Today, Minister of Education and Science of Georgia Giorgi Margvelashvili visited №53 Tbilisi Public School and observed the process of textbook distribution.
24/06/2013
Within the framework of the project “Georgian Government for Open Governance”, Giorgi Margvelashvili, Minister of Education and Science of Georgia,” held a meeting with journalists.
24/06/2013
Today, Minister of Education and Science of Georgia Giorgi Margvelashvili held a meeting with the group of Tbilisi Ivane Javakhishvili State University professors and students who have expressed their desire to meet Minister Margvealshvili regarding the issues of planned changes in the field of higher education.
24/06/2013
With the invitation of American Chamber of Commerce and Business Association of Georgia (BAG), Millennium Challenge Georgia Foundation presented MCC second compact to BAG. The aim of the presentation was to show the progress achieved in the direction of preparatory stage of the Compact.
23/06/2013
Minister of Education and Science of Georgia opened a new physiological center based in the Office of Resource Officers of Educational Institutions in Kutaisi. Psychological center of the Office of Resource Officers is composed of psychologists, child psychiatrists and social workers.
22/06/2013
Vice Premier, Minister of Education and Science of Georgia Giorgi Margvelashvili on behalf of Prime Minister Bidzina Ivanishvili handed over a walking stick of  the great poet to Akaki Museum.
21/06/2013
Today Minister of Education and Science of Georgia Giorgi Margvelashvili had a meeting with teachers of Batumi public schools. Minister introduced the novelties that have been implemented in the field of General Education recently.
21/06/2013
Minister of Education and Science of Georgia Giorgi Margvelashvili, Metropolitan of Senaki and Chkhorotsku Shio (Mujiri) and businessman Levan Vasadze visited Senaki St. Aleksi Shushania Orthodox School-Gymnasium.
21/06/2013
Deputy Minister of Education and Science of Georgia Aluda Goglichidze and Head of the Center of Civil Integration and Inter-ethnic Relations Shalva Tabatadze awarded 40 Armenian and Azerbaijani teachers with certificates.
20/06/2013
Today, Minister of Education and Science of Georgia Giorgi Margvealshvili and Minister of Education, Culture and Sport of Ajara Giorgi Tavamaishvili held a meeting with the students and teachers of Kobuleti Vocational College “New Wave”.
20/06/2013
First Deputy Minister of Education and Science Tamar Sanikidze held a briefing on extern examinations.
20/06/2013
Today, Minister of Education and Science Giorgi Margvelashvili handed pectoral award “Amagdari” to Vazha Esartia, physics teacher of Zugdidi Merab Kostava Public School №2.
19/06/2013
Construction of a new school shall start in village Sadguri Sviri, Zestaponi District. Today, Minister of Education and Science of Georgia Giorgi Margvelashvili and Zestaponi Majoritarian MP Gogi Kavtaradze visited Sviri and the site where the new school will be constructed.
18/06/2013
Kumisi School in Gardabani has been named after Zurab Begiashvili. After graduating from Tbilisi State Medical University, lieutenant Begiashvili served as a doctor in 42nd battalion of infantry brigade of Georgian Armed Forces.
18/06/2013
Declaration on Autonomy and Principles of Academic Freedom of Universities of the Ministry of Education and Science of Georgia is available for public review.
17/06/2013
Today, Minister of Education and Science of Georgia Giorgi Margvelashvili had a meeting with residents of village Akhali Dioknisi in Marneuli. Minister introduced the decision of the Ministry regarding the construction of a new school.
15/06/2013
The Ministry of Education and Science of Georgia announces registration for extern examinations from June 17 to June 21, 2013.
14/06/2013
A memorandum was signed between Telavi Iakob Gogebashvili State University and Telavi banking sector. Ceremony of signing was attended by Minister of Education and Science of Georgia Giorgi Margvelashvili.
14/06/2013
Conference “Mood Theory-implementation and development” dedicated to 70 year Anniversary of Dimitri Uznadze Psychology Institute was organized at the Ministry of Education and Science of Georgia.  Presentation of international jubilee almanac (licensed magazine) was also held.
13/06/2013
Minister of Education and Science of Georgia Giorgi Margvelashvili and President of Educators and Scientists Free Trade Union of Georgia, Mrs. Maia Kobakhidze introduced news on  teachers` leaves to 80 Tbilisi school principals at the meeting organized in №24 public school.
13/06/2013
Fourth-grader of Mikheil Grushevski Public School 41 Anna-Maria Kartozia was awarded with a net book on behalf of Ms. Margarita Baski, the citizen of Ukraine.
12/06/2013
Today Minister of Education and Science of Georgia Giorgi Margvelashvili awarded up to 40 finalists of school competition dedicated to 150th anniversary of Ekvtime Takaishvili’s birthday with certificates and gift cards.
11/06/2013
Today, Giorgi Margvelashvili, Minister of Education and Science of Georgia held meeting with up to 200 students from state and private higher education institutions.
11/06/2013
Conference “Investment in the Future of Georgia – National Plan for Development and Life of Children” organized by UNICEF has been opened today. The Conference is attended by representatives of Parliament of Georgia, Government of Georgia, civil society and scientific circles Prime Minister Bidzina Ivanishvili opened the Conference.
08/06/2013
Elections os School Board - the highest self-government body in general education institution are due to be conducted on June 9, 2013.
06/06/2013
№2 Martkopi Public School celebrates its 250th anniversary with the project “St Anthony of Martkopi and 250 Years of Education in Martkopi”. Today, a number of events were organized within the Martkopi Public School Week.
05/06/2013
Memorandum of Understanding was signed within the framework of International School Project SPARE (School Project for Application of Resources and Energy).
05/06/2013
Norwegian architect and  inclusive education experts are conducting seminars for Georgian specialists in June 3-7 within the framework of joint project between the Ministry of Education and Science of Georgia and the Ministry of Education and Research of Norway - “Implementing Inclusive Education in  Vocational Education and Training System”.
04/06/2013
Today, Minister of Education and Science Giorgi Margvelashvili handed pectoral award “Amagdari” to Adil Sharifov, Principal of Sadakhlo №2 Public School.
04/06/2013
A round table was held within the framework of International Scientific Conference “Mood Psychology-implementation and development perspectives” Giorgi Margvelashvili, Minister of Education and Science participated in the work process of the Conference.
04/06/2013
Two exhibitions “Read and Write with Anne Frank” and “Anne Frank-Actual History” opened in Tbilisi Classic Gymnasium. The exhibition was opened by Davit Jamagidze, principal of Tbilisi Classic Gymnasium, First Lady of Georgia and UN Association of Georgia.
03/06/2013
According to the decision of the Ministry of Education and Science of Georgia, pupils shall have school textbooks free of charge for the school year 2013-2014. Printing is provided by “United Georgian Publishing House Favoriti Print and MVP”. 1.5 million textbooks have already been printed.
03/06/2013
Minister of Education and Science Giorgi Margvealshvili held a meeting with German guest Tassilo Schmitt, Professor of Bremen University (Ancient world history), Head of the Union of German Faculties of Philosophy.
01/06/2013
Giorgi Margvelashvili, Minister of Education and Science and Sozar Subari, Minister of Corrections and Legal Assistance visited №11 Special Establishment for Juveniles. Two ministers congratulated juveniles with Children’s Day and handed them books as presents. Ministers congratulated all children and their parents as well.
30/05/2013
With the initiative of Giorgi Margvelashvili, Minister of Education and Science of Georgia, pectoral award “Amagdari” was established for special merits in upbringing of future generations. The first award was handed to Klara Potskhverashvili, Georgian Language teacher at Poki Armenian-language public school in Ninotsminda district.