Founded in 1995, Caucasus International University is a for-profit private higher education institution located in the urban setting of the large city of Tbilisi (population range of 1,000,000-5,000,000 inhabitants). Officially accredited and/or recognized by the National Center for Educational Quality Enhancement, Caucasus International University (CIU) is a small (uniRank enrollment range: 4,000-4,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Caucasus International University (CIU) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor degrees, master degrees, doctorate degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 24 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades. International students are welcome to apply for enrollment.