In supporting the excavations at Manglisi, attendees will be instructed to a British professional standard by our friendly, approachable and knowledgeable specialist team. You will have the opportunity to participate in all activities, but full courses in environmental sampling, human osteoarchaeology and artefact studies are offered. No formal credits are offered but each participant will have the opportunity to complete a skills passport.

What's Included

  • Transfers to and from Tbilisi (flights not included)
  • Accommodation
  • All meals
  • Training courses
  • Special lectures and talks
  • Evening entertainment
  • Welcome pack


  • Excavation and recording techniques
  • Environmental sampling and processing
  • Finds processing (Osteological short-course subject to numbers)
  • Archaeological survey (including GIS mapping and digitization of archaeological drawings)
  • Geophysical survey

Dates & Costs

The excavation season is running between 30th May and 24th July 2021, with a possible extension into August

  • 1 week = £795
  • 2 weeks = £1495
  • 4 weeks = £2795

The Manglisi Project is a great opportunity to participate across a wide range of excavations and internal mini projects covering many archaeological periods

For places in the summer 2021 Field School, the deadline for booking is the 31st March 2021. Please click the link below to access our booking platform. Here you will be able to choose your experience. Currently the website payment system is set up to accept full payments, however, we do offer an option to pay for your experience in instalments. If you wish to pursue this option, please contact us to discuss further. The payment terms for those paying by instalments varies from those when the full payment is made and is listed on the relevant item page in the description.

Following payment of either the full cost or first instalment we will send you a short form to fill in. This will help us to get to know you better, allowing us to start tailoring your personal experience and helping us understand what interests you most about our projects. Finally, don’t forget to tell us your t-shirt size 🙂