Information security to be included in educational programs

6 March, 2017
Official News

Minister of Education and Science of Armenia, Levon Mkrtchyan, Human Rights Defender Arman Tatoyan and President of Kaspersky Lab, Yevgeny Kaspesky signed a trilateral Memorandum on Information security cooperation and Internet Safety for children.

RA Minister expressed gratitude to his partners and noted, that the cooperation would enable to include…

Opening of international exhibition “Education: the 21st century”

1 March, 2017
Official News

Today, international three-day exhibition "Education XXI century" opened in the conference hall of the Government House, co-organized by the "Inter Expo" exhibition company and the Russian Centre of Science and Culture. The exhibition will last 3 days and is held under the support of the Ministry of Education and Science.

Minister Levon Mkrtchyan received delegation of Asian Development Bank

27 February, 2017
Official News

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 to reforms and investments in the educational sector. Minister welcomed…

Inclusive education to be considered as all-embracing

21 February, 2017
Official News

Minister of Education and Science of RA Levon Mkrtchyan met today with the delegation led by Jane Buchanan, Associate Director of the Europe and Central Asia Division at Human Rights Watch and Giorgia Goga, expert on human rights issues in South Caucasus at the same organization.

Minister welcomed the guests…

“Internalization of universities is a global trend”

21 February, 2017
Official News

A kickoff meeting of the project Boosting Armenian Universities Internationalization Strategy & Marketing (BOOST) which is implemented within the Erasmus+ Capacity Building in Higher Education (CBHE) was held at Armenian State Pedagogical University after Khachatur Abovyan. The wider objective of the Project is to foster and promote further internationalization of…

Karen Karapetyan: “Our main capital - the man - must be educated and literate”

16 February, 2017
Official News

”The Yerevan State University continues to play a significant role both in terms of formation of academia and public awareness. We need to discuss ways of shaping a modern and efficient system of education,” Prime Minister Karen Karapetyan said at a meeting with the YSU management and faculty.

Presenting the government’s…

Minister accepted Erasmus+ expert group

13 February, 2017
Official News

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, the Ministry of Education and Science should submit the…

54 Schools Have Applied to Join Araratian Baccalaureate Educational Program

3 February, 2017
News from organizations

The first phase of joining the Araratian Baccalaureate (AB), an internationally-recognized new Armenian-language educational program − the Application phase, which kickstarted on December 20, was completed.

Overall, 54 schools (28 high schools, 23 secondary schools and 3 colleges) in Armenian regions that offer the high…

Armenia's educational policy is based on humanism, tolerance, inclusiveness and universal values, says L. Mkrtchyan

27 January, 2017
Official News

Minister of Education and Science Levon Mkrtchyan today received the Head of the EU Delegation to Armenia, Ambassador Peter Svitalski. The meeting focused on Armenia-EU educational cooperation programs.

The EU Ambassador expressed his concern over a post published on Facebook, which user is registered as a teacher. The Minister noted…

Presented results of the research “Generation of Independence: Research Among Young People, Armenia 2016”

26 January, 2017
Official News

The Armenian branch of Friedrich Ebert Foundation on Tuesday presented the results of the research “Generation of Independence: Research Among Young People, Armenia 2016.”

Deputy Minister of Education and Science of Armenia, Karine Harutyunyan attended the event and welcomed the participants, underlining the significance of such kind of researches, as they reveal issues…