New Vision University (NVU) is a private non- profit university founded 2013 in Tbilisi (Georgia) having the ambition to be the fastest developing and the most international University in the region. Out of 500 students enrolled for 2015-2016 academic year, 75% are international students, representing more than 20 countries worldwide.
What Educational Levels New Vision University offers?
NVU offers educational programs on all three levels of higher education:
All educational programs are accredited by the National Center for Education Quality Enhancement Accreditation Board.
The University faculties are:
NVU Law School is a full member of European Law Faculties Association (ELFA). NVU student teams participate in such international projects as Willem C. Vis International Commercial Arbitration Moot and the ICC International Commercial Mediation Competition.
New Vision University School of Law currently offers three degree programs:
Mechanisms using repetitorium are practiced (in private, public and criminal law) to facilitate the entry into a professional life and are integrated with the elements of international law.
Methods employed are widely based on the mixture of interactive teaching and promotion of independent personal development through a combination of theoretical components and practical experience, aiming at the development of skills and values needed to interpret the law in line with the requirements of human rights primacy, i.e. equality and proportionality.
NVU is the only university in Georgia that executes its MD program it its own hospital (New Vision University Hospital). This is a standard established by TUNING/MEDINE that will become a mandatory requirement for all European universities offering MD degree.
New Vision University School of Medicine currently offers four degree programs:
Results of the educational program are achieved through implementation of innovative teaching and assessment methods - problem-based learning, early-stage involvement into the biomedical research and provision of objectively structured clinical examination.
A successful graduate of the program will be able to become a qualified member of a team in the medical and rehabilitation clinic. Moreover, diversity of the courses also creates an opportunity for an interested student to continue his/her studies and scientific work at the doctorate level.
Hospitals Departments include:
New Vision University School of Business & Information Technologies currently offers three degree programs:
The thorough basis of core courses provides students with solid background in diverse areas of business/management, social science, communication and technical fields broadening their understanding of given areas and their sub-fields. The core courses (coded BIT) are offered along the program and enable students to shape and apply their knowledge and skills (theoretical and practical), for future successful employment in various organizations or entrepreneurial activities. Core courses are offered only to develop competencies needed in both business and IT fields.
Techniques utilized in the course are widely based on a case study approach, including the mixture of interactive teaching (including class discussions) and promotion of independent personal development through a combination of theoretical components, problem-solving and practical experience. Completion of the course means that a student develops knowledge, skills, and values needed for successful implementation and management of managerial/entrepreneurial activities in line with the requirements of the complex business environment and labor market.
The built-in Guest Speaker Seminar Series in almost every course of the program enables program participants to network and interact with the peers and professionals from different sectors of business community.
New Vision University School of Politics and Diplomacy currently offers:
Students will have an opportunity to build professional competence in the area of Business Administration and gain knowledge and practical skills in leadership, management, finance/accounting, marketing, and business communications. Alternatively, students can acquire knowledge in international law enhancing their understanding of politics and international relations from the legal perspective and develop practical skills needed to understand legislative instruments, international mechanisms and tools employed for the resolution of conflicts of interests at an international level.
The program supports and prepares its graduates as professionals with high employability making a career in public or private sectors-state institutions, international organizations, non-profit organizations, campaign management and polling.
In July 2014, the 6th Network Europe Conference was organized in Tbilisi, which was hosted by New Vision University. On July 15-17, the 7th International Conference on "Perspectives of security in Europe-Current challenges, EU strategies, international cooperation" took place in Yerevan, Armenia, where Professor Gaga Gabrichidze, Dean of New Vision University School of Law, presented his speech on "Association Agreement as a tool of the EU security policy".