Ms.Shapatava studies at Ivane Javakhishvili Tbilisi State University, faculty of West European Languages.

She holds Master's equivalent degree in English Grammar and Literature. She also holds PhD degree in Business Administration from GTU. Ms.Shapatava has passed several training courses organized by different international organizations with the focus on the following topics: business development, marketing, export, regional and local economic development, entrepreneurship and IT, management models, building export market profiles and etc.

Topics of research: LRED, Resort Development, Recreation potential, Rural and Agro tourism, International development
Delivered course: Resort Management