PROGRAM OVERVIEW

The Caucasus School of Technology offers Undergraduate Program in Electronics and Computer Technology that have been developed based on the international accreditation requirements and the current and expected demands of the local labor market. 

 

The program includes basic courses in Math, Information Technology, Physics and Electronics, which lays a strong foundation to acquiring courses in the Computer Engineering and Telecommunication. From the third year the program gives students an opportunity to master in two concentrations – Computer Engineering and Telecommunications. General courses and courses in managerial science facilitate to students' progress and to widening their horizon.

 

Foreign Language Options

 

The program gives students an opportunity to master English language at an advanced level by offering intensive courses in English language during the first two years of the program.

 

Capstone Project

 

The most important component final requirement of curriculum is the Capstone Project. It entails the development and presentation of an actual product by a group of students with the support of instructors. They provide advice to students during each stage of a project development. The Capstone project is the final and joined up way of developing many important skills in program graduates which otherwise would be difficult to accomplish and measure in the traditional classroom setting. Such skills may include working in teams, interacting with IT users, developing formal problem specifications, building prototypes and making oral presentations. One particularly important aspect of the Capstone Project is that it gives students an opportunity to develop a “real product” for “real companies” and students have the opportunity to build a business relationship with potential employees and clients. 

 

Internships and Job Placements

 

The program’s structure allows students to be “job ready” early in the program by completing internships and supervised job placements. They have many opportunities for career advancement. Students will be offered to be part of the coordinated internship programs or find a job placement through the support of the Career Services Office of CU.

Career Prospects

 

Telecommunications engineering graduates have excellent employment prospects. They may be employed in computer networking/internet development, mobile/wireless communications, telecommunications services, broadcasting and ICT systems, computer engineering and systems, information technology, electronic engineering and technical analysis or to continue their higher education in Georgia or abroad.