MES latest News RSS Feedhttp://mes.gov.ge/ Agreement was signed with the Czech Republic on Cooperation in the field of Education and Science Thu, 16 Nov 2017 12:00:00 +0400 Thu, 16 Nov 2017 12:00:00 +0400 http://mes.gov.ge/content.php?lang=eng&id=7806

Minister of Education and Science of Georgia – Mikheil Chkhenkeli and Deputy Minister of Education, Youth and Sports of the Czech Republic - Dana Prudikova signed the cooperation agreement in the field of education and science and expressed their readiness for close cooperation in the field of primary, secondary, vocational, higher education and science.

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Meeting with the Chairman of the Education, Science and Culture Committee of the Parliament of Georgia Tue, 14 Nov 2017 12:00:00 +0400 Tue, 14 Nov 2017 12:00:00 +0400 http://mes.gov.ge/content.php?lang=eng&id=7801 Minister of Education and Science - Mikheil Chkhenkeli met the chairperson of the Education, Science and Culture Committee of the Parliament of Georgia - Mariam Jashi on his first working day. The challenges in the field of education and science were discussed at the meeting. In this regard, there was coincidence of opinions and agreement that the Ministry will continue close cooperation with the Committee in terms of solution of the problems and implementation of new initiatives.

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Meeting of coordination group of human resource development Sat, 11 Nov 2017 12:00:00 +0400 Sat, 11 Nov 2017 12:00:00 +0400 http://mes.gov.ge/content.php?lang=eng&id=7798 Georgian government is holding meetings of coordination groups to deliver information to donor countries and organizations regarding ongoing reforms and development needs, as well as to facilitate implementation of state structures’ initiatives and mobilization of foreign aid resources.]]> Foreign teachers in Georgian vocational colleges Fri, 10 Nov 2017 12:00:00 +0400 Fri, 10 Nov 2017 12:00:00 +0400 http://mes.gov.ge/content.php?lang=eng&id=7794

This year vocational institutions joined the program “teach and learn together with Georgia.” Foreign volunteers and Georgian teachers have already launched working at colleges.

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European Commission positively evaluates activities of Georgian education and scientific system Fri, 10 Nov 2017 12:00:00 +0400 Fri, 10 Nov 2017 12:00:00 +0400 http://mes.gov.ge/content.php?lang=eng&id=7797 The report of European Commission on Georgia-EU Association Agreement positively evaluates projects implemented in Georgian education system. The steps made in secondary, higher, vocational and scientific education fields are assessed positively.

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Schoolchildren of Shuapkho will get full secondary education from now on Thu, 09 Nov 2017 12:00:00 +0400 Thu, 09 Nov 2017 12:00:00 +0400 http://mes.gov.ge/content.php?lang=eng&id=7792 By order of Aleksandre Jejelava, minister of education and science the 10th, 11th ad 12th forms are added to Shuapkho public school. During years pupils got only 9-form education there. ]]> Ilia’s home-museum hosted successful schoolchildren Thu, 09 Nov 2017 12:00:00 +0400 Thu, 09 Nov 2017 12:00:00 +0400 http://mes.gov.ge/content.php?lang=eng&id=7791 In regard with the 180th anniversary of Ilia Chavchavadze’s birth various activities were planned. Within these activities Ilia’s home museum in Kvareli hosted the awarding ceremony of successful schoolchildren. ]]> 180th anniversary of Ilia Chavchavadze in Tbilisi classical gymnasium Wed, 08 Nov 2017 12:00:00 +0400 Wed, 08 Nov 2017 12:00:00 +0400 http://mes.gov.ge/content.php?lang=eng&id=7789 In regard with the 180th anniversary of a famous Georgian writer, poet, publicist, political and public figure  Ilia Chavchavadze Tbilisi classical gymnasium where Ilia used to study, will host significant events till November 20. Within the events on November 7 it was decided to establish a society of gymnasium graduates. These are writers, politicians and successful people who will care for school development and strengthening in future.  

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Meeting with the president of Bavarian State Institute for Viticulture and Horticulture Wed, 08 Nov 2017 12:00:00 +0400 Wed, 08 Nov 2017 12:00:00 +0400 http://mes.gov.ge/content.php?lang=eng&id=7790 The vocational education department of the Ministry of Education and Science organized a meeting of the first deputy minister Ketevan Natrashvili with German partners in dual education direction.

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Number of foreigners wishing to study in Georgia increased by 50% Tue, 07 Nov 2017 12:00:00 +0400 Tue, 07 Nov 2017 12:00:00 +0400 http://mes.gov.ge/content.php?lang=eng&id=7785 In 2017 Georgian universities participated in several international exhibitions and conferences with project “Study in Georgia.” The project is initiated by the Ministry of Education and Science and aims at popularizing educational hub and attracting foreign students.

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Meeting of focus group of work-based learning Tue, 07 Nov 2017 12:00:00 +0400 Tue, 07 Nov 2017 12:00:00 +0400 http://mes.gov.ge/content.php?lang=eng&id=7786 The Ministry of Education and Science organized the second meeting of a focus group of work-based learning.

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100th anniversary of TSU will be held under the aegis of UNSECO Tue, 07 Nov 2017 12:00:00 +0400 Tue, 07 Nov 2017 12:00:00 +0400 http://mes.gov.ge/content.php?lang=eng&id=7787 The 100th anniversary of I.Javaskhishvili Tbilisi State University is among UNESCO events list. The decision was made at the 39th general conference session in Paris with the support of friend countries. Since 1956 UNESCO is actively participating in celebration of historic data in its member countries that gives special meaning to those events.

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New format for meetings with the resource center heads Mon, 06 Nov 2017 12:00:00 +0400 Mon, 06 Nov 2017 12:00:00 +0400 http://mes.gov.ge/content.php?lang=eng&id=7784 Working meetings with the representatives of educational resource centers gain a new format. For the first time, within this initiative the conference was held with a title “day of resource centers” where the needs for resource center development and solution ways of school communication problems were discussed.]]> The graduates of Classical Gymnasium - Ilia's 180th anniversary Fri, 03 Nov 2017 12:00:00 +0400 Fri, 03 Nov 2017 12:00:00 +0400 http://mes.gov.ge/content.php?lang=eng&id=7779 In connection to Ilia Chavchavadze 180th anniversary, Tbilisi Classic Gymnasium is planning to organize an anniversary week.

The celebratory week will be opened with exhibition “The history connects us with Ilia”, which is related to the two-century of Tbilisi Classic Gymnasium, and exhibits, unique manuscripts and personal belongings of Ilia Chavchavadze (desk, chair) preserved in the school museum will presented.

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Winners of young inventors and scientists contest are revealed Fri, 03 Nov 2017 12:00:00 +0400 Fri, 03 Nov 2017 12:00:00 +0400 http://mes.gov.ge/content.php?lang=eng&id=7780 The final stage of Young Inventors and Scientists Contest Leonadro Da Vinci 2017 was held. The winners of grand prix, the first, second and third positions were revealed. All participants received special certificates and prizes from various organizations.]]> Visit of President of Estonia to Tserovani Thu, 02 Nov 2017 12:00:00 +0400 Thu, 02 Nov 2017 12:00:00 +0400 http://mes.gov.ge/content.php?lang=eng&id=7778

Deputy Minister of Education and Science of Georgia Tamaz Marsagishvili together with the President of Estonia Kersti Kaljulaid and representatives of the Ministry of Internally Displaced Persons visited Tserovani IDP settlement. Kersti Kalyulaid viewed the classrooms equipped with modern technologies at Tserovani Public School, met with pupils and handed the books Estonian fairy tales to pupils of first grade.

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Georgian-Estonian cooperation in the field of education will also continue in future Wed, 01 Nov 2017 12:00:00 +0400 Wed, 01 Nov 2017 12:00:00 +0400 http://mes.gov.ge/content.php?lang=eng&id=7777

Within the framework of visit to Georgia, President of the Republic of Estonia Kersti Kaljulaid visited # 150 Tbilisi Public School, where she personally got acquainted with the course and results of educational program that are implemented on the basis of the Memorandum of Cooperation signed between the Government of Georgia and the Government of Estonia. The goal of cooperation is to share experience and practice in the field of general education, introduce the innovations and challenges that take place in the sphere of education.


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Best students in vocational education Wed, 01 Nov 2017 12:00:00 +0400 Wed, 01 Nov 2017 12:00:00 +0400 http://mes.gov.ge/content.php?lang=eng&id=7775 Within second annual International Conference of vocational education “Professions for Future” public exhibition of 45 new vocational education programs was held, where ten vocational institutions introduced to the visitors all the necessary information, which was created within $ 12 million budget project “Vocational education for development of economics” of second MCC compact.


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Annual International Conference on Vocational Education was held Tue, 31 Oct 2017 12:00:00 +0400 Tue, 31 Oct 2017 12:00:00 +0400 http://mes.gov.ge/content.php?lang=eng&id=7767 The second annual International Conference on Vocational Education- “Professions for the Future”, within the project of Millennium Challenge Account “Vocational Education for Economic Development” was opened. The main speaker at the International Conference, Jason Gregor, the director of Pearson International Education Company of Business and Development, presented the results of the international research which outlines the required professions and skills of future by 2030. The research was conducted with the Global Fund of Innovation NESTA and Oxford Martini School.


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The meeting of Council of Rectors was held Tue, 31 Oct 2017 12:00:00 +0400 Tue, 31 Oct 2017 12:00:00 +0400 http://mes.gov.ge/content.php?lang=eng&id=7773 St. Andrew the First Called Georgian University of the Patriarchate of Georgia hosted the next session of the Council of Rectors. The meeting was traditionally opened by Vice Primer Minister, the Minister of Education and Science Alexander Jejelava, who discussed several important issues, including the existing challenges in the field of higher education, their solutions, importance of higher vocational programs and necessity of opening of vocational retraining centers on the base of higher educational institutions, attracting of foreign students and others.]]>