Institute of Oriental Studies

    Head of the Institute: Prof. Apolon Silagadze

Deputy Head: Asoc. Prof. Nani Gelovani
Academic Secretary: Asoc. Prof. Nino Ejibadze

Contact Details:
Address: Offices 110-111, 36 Chavchavadze Ave., TSU 5th Building
Tel: 2 22 03 01
Email:
Academic Staff

Department of Arabic Studies
Offices 110-111, 36, Chavchavadze Ave., TSU 5th Building. 
1. Prof. Apolon Silagadze (Head of the Department)
2. Asoc. Prof. Maya Andronikashvili
3. Assoc. Prof. Darejan Gardavadze
4. Assoc. Prof. Mariam Nanobashvili
5. Assoc. Prof. Giorgi Lobzhanidze
6. Assoc. Prof. Nino Ejibadze
7. Assistant-Prof. Nino Dolidze

Department of Iranian Studies
Office 112, 36, Chavchavadze Ave., TSU 5th Building
8. Assoc. Prof. Nomadi Bartaia (Head of the Department)
9. Assoc. Prof. Marina Alexidze
10. Assoc. Prof. Manana Kvachadze
11. Assoc. Prof. Phatman Antadze-Malashkhia
12. Assoc. Prof. Tea Shurgaia

Department of Turkish Studies
Offices 104-105, 36, Chavchavadze Ave., TSU 5th Building 
13. Prof. Marina Jikia (Head of the Department)
14. Assoc. Prof. Elisabed Bzhalava
15. Assoc. Prof. Nanuli Kacharava
16.  Assoc. Prof. Ketevan Lortkipanidze
17. Assistant Prof. Tamar Alpenidze

Department of Jewish and Aramaic Studies
Office 126, 36, Chavchavadze Ave., TSU 5th Building
18. Assoc. Prof. Mariam Chachibaia (Head of the Department)
19. Assoc. Prof. Mamuka Butskhrikidze

Department of Armenian Studies
Office 109, 36, Chavchavadze Ave., TSU 5th Building 
20. Assoc. Prof. Natia Chantladze (Head of the Department)
21. Assoc. Prof. Dali Chitunashvili

Department of Assyrian Studies 
Offices 119-120, 36, Chavchavadze Ave., TSU 5th Building 
22. Prof. Irine Tatishvili (Head of the Department)
23. Assoc. Prof. Maya Gambashidze
24. Assoc. Prof. Nino Samsonia

Department of the History of the Orient
Office 102, 36, Chavchavadze Ave., TSU 5th Building 
25. Prof. Gocha Japaridze (Head of the Department)
26. Prof. Giuli Alasania
27. Assoc. Prof. Nani Gelovani
28. Assoc. Prof. Nana Gelashvili
29. Assoc. Prof. Mirian Makharadze

Emeritus Professors:

1. Zaza Alexidze
2. Merab Robakidze
3. Nana Purtseladze