“This project will enable us to create a very big center of new education and technological development in our country”, the First Vice Prime Minister of Georgia commented on the project that will be implemented in Kutaisi by financial contribution of Cartu Fund.
The mega complex will be located on 1 million square meter space and 60 000 students will go there. Entirely new standards of education, science and intellectual resources will be established in the university town. Cartu Fund will fully finance the science-education mega project worth 1 billion EUR.
“I would like to express deep gratitudes to Cartu Fund and Bidzina Ivanishvili, who will finance 1 billion EUR project in Kutaisi. This is a huge breakthrough. This decision will enable us to create a very big center of new education and technological development. At the same time, it is very important to organize a regional center here. Students who will study here will definitely become our ambassadors after return to their homelands”, Dimitri Kumsishvili said.
The technological university will create a domestic base of professionals for all fields required for the economic development of Georgia. The university will create an education-science hub that will enable Georgian and foreign students to receive American and European standard higher education.
Inventions and innovation, applied sciences, interdisciplinary programs and research projects will ensure the best conditions for their commercialization and developing the knowledge-based economy.The Kutaisi University Town will be the biggest and the most modern science-education center in the Caucasus Region.