Batumi State Maritime Academy

Batumi State Maritime Academy Ranking

country rank: 13
world rank: 8643

University Overview

Batumi State Maritime Academy, established in 1929, is a non-profit public higher-education school situated in the tiny city of Batumi (population range of 50,000-249,999), Adjara. Tbilisi is home to a branch campus of this university. Batumi State Maritime Academy (BSMA), a coeducational Georgian higher education school officially accredited by the National Center for Educational Quality Enhancement, is a relatively small (Topuniversitieslist enrolment range: 500-999 students) coeducational Georgian higher education institution. The Batumi State Maritime Academy (BSMA) provides courses and programs leading to legally recognized higher education degrees in a variety of fields, including pre-bachelor degrees (i.e. certificates, diplomas, associate or foundation degrees), bachelor degrees, and master degrees. For further information, see the degree levels and fields of study matrix below from Topuniversitieslist. This 91-year-old Georgian university has a stringent admission process based on entrance exams. The admittance rate ranges from 90% to 100%, making this Georgian higher education school the least selective. Students from all around the world are invited to apply for admission. Students may use BSMA’s library, sports facilities, study abroad and exchange programs, and administrative services, among other academic and non-academic facilities and services.

Batumi State Maritime Academy Ranking

University Identity

Name Batumi State Maritime Academy
Acronym BSMA
Founded 1929
Motto Honor, Disciplina, Experientia Honor, Discipline, Experience
Colours Blue and white

University Location

Address 53 Rustaveli Avenue Batumi 6004 Adjara Georgia
Tel +995 (8422) 275 388
Fax +995 (8422) 274 850
Other locations Tbilisi

Yearly Tuition Range

Undergraduate Postgraduate
0-1,000 US$ (0-750 Euro) 0-1,000 US$ (0-750 Euro)
1,000-2,500 US$ (750-1,800 Euro) 1,000-2,500 US$ (750-1,800 Euro)

University Admissions

Gender Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type Yes, based on entrance examinations
Admission Rate 90-100%
Admission Office 53 Rustaveli Avenue Batumi 6004 (222) 74956 (93) 217287

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 500-999
Academic Staff 50-99
Control Type Public
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library Yes
Housing Not reported
Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Not reported
Study Abroad Yes
Distance Learning Not reported
Academic Counseling Not reported
Career Services Not reported
Institutional Hospital Not reported


Memberships and Affiliations

International Association of Maritime Universities (IAMU) Black Sea Association of Maritime Institutions (BSAMI) International Marine Simulator Forum (IMSF) Global Maritime Education and Training Association (Global MET)

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