Georgia – TSU

Tbilisi State University (TSU)

Tbilisi State University (TSU), established in 1918, is the largest academic and scientific-research institution of Georgia. Currently about 22 thousand students are undergoing studies at seven faculties of TSU.

The university departments participating in the CaucaSusT Project include: Department of Tourism, Department of Human Geography, Department of Landscape Studies, and the Institute of Gender Studies, which is unique in the South Caucasus region.

The first Caucasus Mountain Forum took place at the TSU in November 2016.

CaucaSusT Team

Prof. Joseph Salukvadze

TSU Project Coordinator

Email: joseph.salukvadze(at)
Tel: +995 77 95-08-18


Dr. Tea Mzhavanadze

Project Manager and Administrator

Email: Tatia.mzhavanadze(at)



Merab Khokhobaia

Project Researcher

Email: merabi(at)



Lela Khartishvili

PhD student

Specialized in sustainable tourism development

Email: lela.khartishvili(at)