Founded in 1940, Iakob Gogebashvili Telavi State University is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the the urban setting of the medium-sized town of Telavi (population range: 10,000-49,999 inhabitants), Kakheti. Officially accredited/recognized by the National Center for Educational Quality Enhancement, Iakob Gogebashvili Telavi State University is a very small (enrollment range: 1,000-1,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Iakob Gogebashvili Telavi State University offers courses and programs leading to officialy recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor degrees, master degrees, doctorate degrees in several areas of study. This 76 years old HE institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations. Iakob Gogebashvili Telavi State University also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, housing, sport facilities and/or activities, study abroad and exchange programs, as well as administrative services.