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Armenian Education Minister Heads to Russia

An Armenian delegation, led by Education and Science Minister Armen Ashotyan, will be in Moscow, from Thursday to Saturday, on a working visit. In the Russian Federation (RF) capital city, the delegation will meet with the RF Minister of Education … Continue reading

EUSA EC Meets in Armenia

On the invitation of the Armenian Student Sports Federation (ARSSF), the Executive Committee meeting of the European University Sports Association (EUSA) 04-2013 was held in Yerevan, Armenia on October 24 and 25, 2013. The meeting was opened by the welcome … Continue reading

Karabakh’s Sahakyan receives Slavonic University rector

Nagorno-Karabakh Republic (NKR), or Artsakh, President Bako Sahakyan on Thursday met with rector Armen Darbinyan of the Armenian-Russian (Slavonic) University in Armenia. Several matters concerning the development of higher education in Artsakh were discussed during the meeting, informs the Central … Continue reading

Armenian Language may be Taught in some Moscow Schools

The project to found a Russian high school in Armenia is prepared, and the discussions on the respective agreement are underway. Education and Science Minister of Armenia Armen Ashotyan noted the abovementioned Friday, in capital city Yerevan, during his talk … Continue reading

All “black spots” should be eliminated from Europe’s “education map” – Armenian minister

The European Union (EU) assistance, in terms of continuing the education reforms in Armenia, is very important. Education and Science Minister Armen Ashotyan noted the aforesaid Saturday during his talk with Androulla Vassiliou, European Commissioner for Education, Culture, Multilingualism and … Continue reading

European Experts will Assist in Accreditation of Armenia’s Universities

The accreditation process of the higher education institutions of Armenia will greatly contribute to raising the competitiveness and international standing of the institutions of higher learning in the country. Education and Science Minister Armen Ashotyan noted the aforesaid during his … Continue reading

Armenian Education Minister Releases Statement on New School Year

Armenia’s Education and Science Minister Armen Ashotyan issued a message in connection with the start of the new school year in the country and the International Knowledge Day, which is marked on September 1. “Over the course of the new … Continue reading

Syrian-Armenian Students will Get Tuition Discounts

Minister of Education and Science Armen Ashotyan has asked the rectors of higher educational institutions to consider possibilities of offering a tuition discounts to the Armenian students from Syria. In a circular letter addressed to the universities, the minister particularly … Continue reading

ASUE Launching Social Programs

Armenian State University of Economics (ASUE) is launching a number of social programs for students next academic year. The programs envisage assistance to strong students from needy families. Specifically, the ASUE administration decided to institute AMD 5,000 to AMD 20,000 … Continue reading

YSU to Increase Professors’ Salary Supplement

In accordance with YSU Rector Decision, July 21, 2013 starting September 1, new, increased salary supplements have been defined for the YSU academic and teaching stuff. As YSU Press Department reports, professors’ differentiated supplement system was introduced already in 2009 … Continue reading