American Fulbright Professor Misty Brodia

American Fulbright Professor Misty Brodia visited the students of the American Studies program at the International Black Sea University while having a lecture “Women’s Studies in the U.S.”In the framework of the lecture the guest made a presentation on “Me Too” campaign that started in the US in 2017.

Partnership Agreement - Erasmus+ KA2 project HERD

On February 27, 2019, the Rector of IBSU, Prof. Dr. Ilias Chiloglu, signed the partnership agreement with Tbilisi State University at the kick-off meeting of the Erasmus+ KA2 project HERD. The meeting was held at TSU.


The title of the Erasmus+ KA2 project is "Raising Research Capacity of Georgian HEIs through Developing R&D Units". HERD’s budget is €931,648.00 and the aim is to improve the research capacity of Georgian universities through developing the R&D units.

Cooperation with ELSEVIER publishing house

International Black Sea University will be involved in the ELSEVIER international scientific system. Since 2019, with full funding of Shota Rustaveli National Science Foundation of Georgia, existing universities and scientific-research centers will take part in the ELSEVIER system and will have access to the Scopus and Science Direct databases. Enrollment in the system will allow the university to use the latest scientific literature published in the world.

International Black Sea University’s Journalism Bachelor's Program was re-accredited for 7 years

On June 29, 2019, the International Black Sea University’s Journalism Bachelor's Program was re-accredited for 7 years. According to the experts' conclusion, the program fully satisfies all five requirements of the educational standard. The best practices of the educational program are also mentioned in of the document. The Journalism program is oriented towards preparing practicing journalists.

''Modern Trends in Education in Georgia''

On January 29 a presentation of “Modern Trends in Education in Georgia” – a book based on INTERC 2018 – International Young Scholars’ Conference held at IBSU – was held. Prof., Dr. Natela Doghonadze, the editor of the book, discussed the advantages for young scholars dealing with research and its publication. The authors – MA and PhD students from Education programs presented their papers.