Armenian-Chinese New Perspectives

The RA Minister of Education and Science received the China’s Ambassador to Armenia Tian Chan Chun on Thursday. According to A. Ashotyan the cooperation between Armenia and China in the educational sphere still needs to be developed as compared to the already established relations in political and economic fields.

He stated the role of implementation of Armenian-Chinese new initiatives in the educational system. The Minister presented reforms in the educational system and in this context expressed his willingness to establish Chinese language high school and to include Chinese language in public education programs as a foreign language.

Issues on Armenian-Chinese joint programs in higher education area were also discussed during the meeting. Two sides stressed the role of such problems as student mobility and exchange programs, mutual recognition of diplomas, qualifications and other documents.