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Startup Boost Weekend: RAU and AUA Students Building Startups

On March 17-19, students from RAU and AUA gathered at Russian-Armenian University to build new startups in 54 hours and learn about how to develop, organize and pitch startups effectively. Russian-Armenian University (RAU) and Entrepreneurship & Product Innovation Center (EPIC) at American University … Continue reading

Konrad Adenauer foundation will contribute to civic education

Today, a Memorandum of Cooperation in the education sector was signed between the Ministry of Education and Science of RA and the Armenian branch of Konrad Adenauer foundation. The Memorandum was signed by Davit Sahakyan, Deputy Minister of Education and … Continue reading

Minister Levon Mkrtchyan received delegation of Asian Development Bank

Minister of Education and Science of Republic of Armenia Levon Mkrtchyan today received the delegation headed by Jouko Sarvi, lead education specialist of Central and West Asia Department at Asian Development Bank. During the meeting, the sides discussed issues relating … Continue reading

Minister accepted Erasmus+ expert group

Minister of Education and Science of RA Levon Mkrtchyan met with Lana Karlova, Director of Erasmus+ programme National office in Armenia and Higher Education Reform Experts. L. Mkrtchyan welcomed the guests and noted, that according to the RA President’s assignment, … Continue reading

RAU Business School Among the Best in the World

The Business School of Russian-Armenian University made it to list of Best Business Schools among 1000 institutions in 154 countries according to the independent global ranking agencyEduniversal. The 2016 rankings results were announced during the 9th International Convention held on November … Continue reading

40 Professions Removed from New List of Academic Degrees

During the press conference at the Ministry of Education and Science, Chairman of the Higher Attestation Commission Lilit Arzumanyan presented the new amendments in the field and the new nomenclature of the academic degrees. L. Arzumanyan informed that the works … Continue reading

Memorandum of Understanding on Armenian-Italian Scientific and Educational Cooperation

A memorandum of understanding in the education and science sector today was signed between the Ministry of Education and Science of RA and the Ministry of Education, Universities and Research of Italy. The memorandum was signed by RA MoES Minister … Continue reading

Executive MBA program of the University of Sheffield is launched in Yerevan

Executive MBA program of City College – International Faculty of the University of Sheffield, one of 100 best universities in the world, will kick off this month in Armenia.   Memorandum of understanding was signed between City College and Armenian … Continue reading


Nearly 90 percent of today’s 20 million college undergraduates miss out on the opportunity to study abroad. That means, far too often, students do not receive the chance to develop global competencies and cross-cultural understanding. When 94 percent of U.S. companies with … Continue reading

Two-Day Workshop in Yerevan Promotes Armenia as a Study Abroad Destination for American Students

YEREVAN — Armenia has much to offer to U.S. students interested in studying abroad, attendees of a two-day workshop held by American Councils heard on Tuesday, the U.S. Embassy in Armenia said in a press release. During the workshop, made … Continue reading