Faculty of Health Care Economics and Management

Management plays a key role in the development of the healthcare system and its flexible use is the basis for the effective operation of the healthcare facility. Teaching University Geomedi is actively involved in the healthcare and education system of Georgia and upon the requirements of the labor market, our university was the first to create a bachelor’s program in healthcare economics and management and master’s program in healthcare management. These programs are in line with international standards and are geared towards preparing a new kind of managerial staff. The highly qualified academics of the faculty carry out undergraduate and graduate educational programs. The faculty also has contracts with various clinics where students are interned. Upon completion of the undergraduate degree, the first area of employment for graduates is healthcare system institutions, as well as insurance and other private sector companies. After completing their master’s degree, they will have opportunities to hold leadership positions at upon mentioned institutions or companies or pursue doctoral studies.

Dean of the Faculty of Health Care Economics and Management


Dimitri Kobakhidze
Ph.D. of Business administration and MBA of “Cardiff Metropolitan University (UWIC)”
Email: dimitri.kobakhidze@geomedi.edu.ge

Dimitri has 23 years of working experience in private and public sectors. He has worked as a manager and chief specialist in various companies, in Georgia and in England. Two of which were formed by him personally (In London and In Tbilisi).
Dimitri has 8 years of experience in academic field. Dimitri has served on many local and international scientific activities, researches and conferences as a presenter and/or a mentor -as well as a jury member.
Dimitri currently is giving classes for Georgian and English lingual students in: Marketing; Consumer Behavior; Branding; Social Media Marketing; Strategic Integrated Marketing Communications; and some other subjects.