Akaki Tsereteli State University



Kutaisi Akaki Tsereteli State University was actually formed on the basis of Tbilisi State University. In 1933-1990 it existed under the name – Aleksandre Tsulukidze State Pedagogical Institute.

In 1990 the higher education institution was transformed to Kutaisi Akaki Tsereteli State University, which was the logical conclusion of the great accomplishments done successfully by this institution during almost six decades of its existence.

The history of Akaki Tsereteli State University started seven decades ago and now it is the university distinguished with its traditions throughout Georgia and which holds an honorable place in the business of cultural, intellectual and moral education of Georgian nation.

Akaki Tsereteli State University (ATSU) is one of the partners of SALiS project.
Within the scope of SAliS ATSU will be strengthening its capacity to train both future and practicing teachers of science in Georgia. The new curriculum and laboratory, in combination with the trained professional staff will contribute further to the record of Akaki Tsereteli State University of establishing and maintaining of high class teacher preparation programs.