Free University is one of the leaders in the educational sphere in Georgia. The university stands out with its high quality of education, modern learning environment, and graduates' high employment level. The Free University of Tbilisi is a non-state higher education institution founded by the non-profit charitable organization the Knowledge Fund.
University runs 8 schools and 16 programs. There are also 6 research institutes and centers under the Free University of Tbilisi and many open-enrolment non-degree programs.
Free University has been consistently placed first in rankings, according to the average scores of applicants. The Free University of Tbilisi is a higher education institution focused on students and their success; it is an institution with the highest reputation and is Georgia's higher education leader.
At all three levels of tertiary education, Free University Programmes are based on the principles of liberal education, developing creative and critical thinking, and practical skills of the students.
The mission of Free University on undergraduate, master's, and doctoral levels is to create the best environment for learning, teaching, and research in Georgia and make this environment accessible to outstanding young persons; allow the students to develop their values based on free and critical thinking to be able to navigate and to adapt to the different environments, to take important decisions, as well as to creatively approach the challenges that the modern and rapidly changing world offers; provide teaching and learning in Georgian, to facilitate the development of Georgian language as a scientific and communication language; be focused on students' interests and their future success.