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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

Armenia’s new education minister content with recent years’ reforms


Armenia’s newly appointed minister of education and science on Friday praised the recent years’ reforms in the sector, calling for more active efforts to bring the working standards in line with the legislative changes. At his first working meeting with … Continue reading

Levon Mkrtchyan: The education system should be depoliticized


Today after the Cabinet meeting newly appointed Minister of Education and Science of Armenia Levon Mkrtchyan answered the journalists’ question whether or not the fact of his former years in office is associated with the optimization program. He said that … Continue reading

Armenian parliament speaker: Higher educational system is driving force of the state


Speaker of the National Assembly of Armenia, Chairman of the Council of Khachatur Abovyan Armenian State Pedagogical University (ASPU) Galust Sahakyan attended a sitting of the ASPU Council on December 23, the press service of Armenian parliament said. The council … Continue reading

Minister: EU programs are good tools to promote Armenia universities’ internationalization


Armenia is a part of the European Higher Education Area, and the European Union (EU) programs are an effective tool to promote the process of internationalization of the country’s institutions of higher education. The Minister of Education and Science of … Continue reading

Education and Science Minister of Armenia congratulates on Students’ Day


Armenian Minister of Education and Science Armen Ashotyan addressed a congratulatory message on International Students’ Day.  The message reads: “Dear Students, accept my cordial congratulations and best wishes on International Students’ Day. Nowadays great importance is attached to the role … Continue reading

Armen Ashotyan: Self sufficient Generation Grows in Armenia


Self sufficient generation grows in Armenia. Minister of Education and Science of the Republic of Armenia Armen Ashotyan told the journalists about this presenting the results of the second section of the research on “Lifestyle of Republic of Armenia students … Continue reading

Head of EU Delegation to Armenia: Out of post-Soviet states, in Armenia education is at a high level


When implementing reforms, Armenia received considerable assistance of the European Union, especially with regard to higher education and vocational training, Armenian Minister of Education and Science Armen Ashotyan said at a meeting with Head of the EU Delegation to Armenia, … Continue reading

Armen Ashotyan: Medical University Always Succeeds to Combine Traditions and Innovations


Medical University remains one of the leaders of the Armenian institutional system. Armenian Minister of Education and Science Armen Ashotyan mentioned about this in the interview with journalists during the opening ceremony of a group of festivals dedicated to the … Continue reading