Press Release

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

Armenia Education Ministry: Cooperation with WB has measurable results

The Acting Minister of Education and Science of Armenia, Levon Mkrtchyan, met with a visiting delegation from the World Bank (WB). A WB education team is in capital city Yerevan these days, with a mission of assisting in the implementation … Continue reading

Armenian president addresses congratulatory message on Knowledge Day

Armenian President Serzh Serzh Sargsyan has addressed a congratulatory message on Day of Knowledge. The message reads: Dear schoolchildren and students, teachers and parents, I cordially congratulate you on the occasion of the September 1 – Knowledge Day. Once it … Continue reading

VivaCell-MTS has spent AMD 705.9 million for paying tuition fee of around 750 students over seven years

It’s been seven years since VivaCell-MTS launched tuition fee reimbursement assistance program. The beneficiaries of the program are students from vulnerable social groups as well as with special needs, who have a good standing at university, the press service of … Continue reading

Peter Svitalski Discusses Education Quality in Armenia

“The quality of education in Armenia suffered due to economic difficulties. This is a serious challenge for Armenia. We should recover the best possible quality for vocational and higher education,” Head of the EU Delegation to Armenia, Peter Svitalski said … Continue reading

IBM Gives New Opportunities to Lecturers and Students

On June 6th the graduation ceremony of the first university trainings in Armenia was organized at Yerevan State University in the framework of IBM Academic Initiative. University trainings were organized by IBM Innovative Solutions and Technology Center and Enterprise Incubator … Continue reading