Program Structure

180 ECTS of the Bachelor’s Program in Public Administration are allocated for acquiring professional competencies, including: 


  • 20 ECTS – general University courses
  • 20 ECTS – the English language
  • 20 ECTS – a second foreign language
  • 120 ECTS – professional mandatory courses


The student is given an opportunity to choose the rest of the 60 ECTS from the following: 


  • Academic courses in the amount of 60 ECTS from the field and professional elective module and no more than 20 alternative/free Credits from other educational programs of the Caucasus University or by participating in science conferences organized by Caucasus University and/or by taking internship and/or from educational programs of partner universities and/or from other programs awarding ECTS credits, which shall be regulated by an agreement signed between the Caucasus University and the institution offering the program in which students will earn Credits; 
  • 60 ECTS as part of a minor from the Caucasus School of Humanities (Psychology, Sociology, Social work and Human Resources, Cinema Studies) in case they are available and in accordance with the rules and regulations of Caucasus University. 


Bachelor’s Program in Public Governance also gives students an opportunity to take individual courses at CU Partner Universities. Recognition of the credits earned in such a way shall be regulated by legislation as well as by the rules and procedures of the university. 


On the Bachelor’s degree level Caucasus School of Governance offers unique exchange programs from the following partner universities:


  • Baltic International Academy 
  • Collegium Civitas 
  • Corvinus University of Budapest
  • ESAN University 
  • F Oberlin University 
  • Kaunas University of Technology (Public Administration\IR) 
  • LCC International University 
  • Mykolas Romeris University 
  • National University of Political Studies and Republic Administration 
  • Riga International School of Economics and Business (RISEBA) 
  • Tallinn University of Technology 
  • University of Warsaw 
  • Webster University 
  • Jagielloian University 
  • Fairleigh Dickinson University 
  • Nijmegen School of Management, Radboud University 
  • The University of Alcala
  • Turin School of Local Regulation – Summer School 
  • Vytautas Magnus University 


Students can also participate in Erasmus + Mobility at the following Universities:


  • Collegium Civitas (Political Science, International Relations)
  • LCC International University (Political Science)
  • Riga Graduate School of Law (Bachelor only)
  • SMK University of Applied Social Sciences
  • Radboud University, Nijmegen