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Educational Expenses Grow by 5.6% in Armenia


Expenses for education grew by 5.6 percent in Armenia, constituting 122.3 bln AMD ($255 mln). Armenian Education Minister Levon Mkrtchyan said during the discussion of the Report on 2015 State Budget Performance. Thus, 596,8 mln was directed to pre-school education … Continue reading

Ranking Methodology of HEI-s to be Amended


A two-day workshop aimed at discussing and amending the current ranking system of higher education institutions of the RA, organized by the National Center for Educational Technologies of RA MoES, was summed up. The representatives of the MoEs, NCET, ANQA … Continue reading

Armenia ministry: National program is aimed at improving quality of education


The National Education Program of Armenia is fully aimed at improving the quality of education in the country. Minister of Education and Science Levon Mkrtchyan told the aforesaid to Armenian News-NEWS.am, and he added that this program already has been … Continue reading

Quality Education is a Solution to Key Issues: L. Mkrtchyan


The delegation headed by the Minister of Education and Science of the Republic of Armenia Levon Mkrtchyan attended the Moscow International Education Fair held in Moscow. The fair provides platform for presenting the leading education institutions from different countries and … Continue reading

Levon Mkrtchyan raised Azerbaijani aggression at the COE Standing Conference of Ministers of Education


Armenian Ministry of Education and Science Levon Mkrtchyan participated at the Council of Europe 25th Standing Conference of Ministers of Education titled “Securing democracy through education – The development of a Reference Framework of Competences for Democratic Culture.” As the … Continue reading

“Armenia should be proud of its students who are sent to represent the country”


Rector of the French University in Armenia, Jean-Marc Lavest, about the students leaving for France and regional cooperation Traditionally, the students of the French University in Armenia pass a one-month practice in various cities of France. Thanks to it, they gain … Continue reading

Ministry: Russian universities in Armenia contribute to improving quality of education


The Minister of Education and Science of Armenia, Levon Mkrtchyan, on Monday met with Russian Ambassador Ivan Volinkin. The Ministry of Education and Science informed Armenian News-NEWS.am that the minister said Armenian-Russian friendship relations have reflected on education sector, too, … Continue reading

Over 200 Armenian students to study at Russian leading universities free of charge


Armenian students will study at universities in Russia for free, director of the Russian Centre of Science and Culture in Yerevan Mark Kalinin said, “Armenpress” reports. According to Kalinin, the session of the working group on the organization of admission … Continue reading

Yerevan State University Publishing House joins European publishing family


Yerevan State University (YSU) Publishing House has become a full member in the Association of European University Presses (AEUP). This association comprises several dozens of publishing houses, which belong to leading European universities, or research centers. AEUP full membership means … Continue reading

Improving Quality of Post-graduate Education among Priorities – Minister


Reducing the burden on high schools and improving the quality of post-graduate education and links to the labor market are major tasks of Armenia’s education system, Armenia’s Minister of Education and Science Levon Mkrtchyan told reporters on Friday. “We should … Continue reading