International Conference on Developing PhD programs in Social Sciences at TSU

Center for Social Sciences organized an international conference on

"Developing PhD programs in Social Sciences at Tbilisi State University"

Conference Date: 6 April, 2006

Conference Venue: Hotel Courtyard Marriott

The Centre for Social Sciences arranged a one day conference to discuss the development of a PhD Studies Program. This followed extensive work and consultation already undertaken and brought together Neil McFarlane (Head of International Relations at Oxford University), Alexander Rolendeli (GFSIS), Dato Aphrasidze (Dean of Social and Political Sciences) and a range of other local and international scholars to consider the structure, goals, quality assurance, financing and curricula for a PhD program.

The discussion centred around a draft PhD statute and a concept paper that had been developed in the aftermath of our summer conference.

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