Press Release

MES Always Resolves Issues related to Iranian Students


On September 28, Minister of Education and Science of the Republic of Armenia Armen Ashotyan received Mohammad Raiesi, Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Iran to Armenia, on completion of his diplomatic mission in our country. Minister emphasized Ambassador’s personal contribution … Continue reading

Yerevan to Become First Capital of European Universities Chess Championship


European Universities Chess Championship will be held in Yerevan, Armenia on October 6-11, 2015, reports the press service of the Ministry of Education and Science of Armenia. 30 teams from 15 countries applied to participate in the upcoming championship. Three … Continue reading

Armenian Genocide to be Studied in Germany Federal State Schools


Armenia wishes to found a German high school on the basis of a German immersion school in the country. The Minister of Education and Science, Armen Ashotyan, noted the aforesaid at Wednesday’s talk with a delegation led by Stephan Dorgerloh, … Continue reading

Armen Ashotyan Considers Constitutional Reforms as Internal Demand Originated in Armenia


Draft Constitutional Reforms originated as an internal demand of Armenia. One can easily write on the presented draft of Constitution “made in Armenia”. Minister of Education and Science, RPA Vice President Armen Ashotyan expressed such an opinion in his interview … Continue reading

Armen Ashotyan does not wish to relyon populism to develop educational system


Indeed, there are numerous problems in the educational system of Armenia. The Minister of Education and Science of the Republic of Armenia, Armen Ashotyan, mentioned about this during the August 29 consultation with the directors and pedagogues of high schools. … Continue reading

Government will Offer Aid to Students with High Academic Records, Says Minister


Armenia’s minister of education and science promised a government support to students with high academic performance as he hosted rectors of different universities ahead of the new academic year.  Armen Ashotyan addressed particularly a recently adopted procedure allowing state-funded universities … Continue reading

Traian Hristea – awarded with letter of appreciation by Minister Armen Ashotyan


 Armen Ashotyan, the Minister of Education and Science of the Republic of Armenia met with Traian Hristea, the ambassador of the European Union to Armenia, who completes his diplomatic mission to our country. As Armenpress was informed from the Ministry … Continue reading

Armenian Minister Delivers Speech at Meeting of Francophone Ministers


The first meeting of the francophone ministers of higher education with the participation of the delegations from 44 countries has kicked off in Paris. The Ministers have gathered to discuss prospects for the development of digital universities. In his speech, … Continue reading

Armenia University Entrance Exams Kick Off


The university entrance examinations got underway Tuesday in Armenia. On this day, the applicants will be tested on Biology, Geography, and World History. A total of 34 examination centers have been set up throughout the country, but on Tuesday, exams … Continue reading

EU Commissioner: It is necessity to modernize European higher education area


Armenia’s Education Minister Armen Ashotyan on Friday met with EU Commissioner on Education, Culture, Youth And Sport Tibor Navracsics on the margins of the Ministerial Summit of the European Higher Education Area and the Fourth Bologna Policy Forum (photo). Minister … Continue reading