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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…

Minister of education and science reported to the President of Armenia on the works and programs carried out in the areas of general and higher education

18 January, 2017
Official News

Today, the Minister of Education and Science of the Republic of Armenia Levon Mkrtchian reported to the President on the current situation in the general and higher education areas, the process of reforms in the educational system, existing problems, works and innovative programs aimed at making opportunities for receiving high-quality…

PM: “ICT can be the locomotive that will change the economy, the environment and culture.”

23 December, 2016
Official News

Chaired by Prime Minister Karen Karapetyan, another discussion on the development of information and communication technology (ICT) was held in the Office of Government.

The Prime Minister was given details of the proposals on short and long term development of the ICT sector and the status of the projects under…

Final Conference of European schools eTwinning program

21 December, 2016
Official News

The final conference of the eTwinning program took place in Yerevan, during which the activities carried out in 2016 were presented and main directions for development in 2017-18 were outlined. eTwinning ia the community for schools in Europe, which offers a platform for staff and students, to communicate, collaborate and…

L. Mkrtchyan received ambassador of Bulgaria

20 December, 2016
Official News

Minister of Education and Science of RA Levon Mkrtchyan today received Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Republic of Bulgaria Maria Pavlova Tzotzorkova-Kaymaktchieva.
Congratulating the newly-appointed Ambassador on the commencement of diplomatic mission in our country, the Minister expressed assurance that relations with Bulgaria in the education sector will…

10 leading school to contribute to rural education centers

7 December, 2016
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Working group, established to provide e-learning lessons on natural sciences, to implement distance communication at least once a week and to develop mechanisms for the implementation of the appropriate learning course with the school within the framework of rural schools development concept, convened its regular session. The session was attended…

EU Commissioner presents TUMO as center of excellence

30 November, 2016
Official News

EU Commissioner for Research, Science and Innovation Carlos Moedas arrived in Armenia on November 18 to take part in the Eastern partnership 8th informal ministerial dialogue on Research, Science and Innovation issues. 
During the recent conference entitled “Spreading excellence and crossing the innovation divide” held in Brussels, the EU…

Armenia-Iran cooperation in the field of nanotechnology

29 November, 2016
Official News

Minister of Education and Science Levon Mkrtchyan today received Seyyed Kazem Sajjad, the Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Islamic Republic of Iran to RA and the delegation headed by Saeed Sarkar, professor and president of Iran Nanotechnology Initiative Council (INIC).
Welcoming the Ambassador and the delegation, Minister Levon…

Prime Minister continues discussions with ICT industry representatives

24 November, 2016
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Chaired by Prime Minister Karen Karapetyan, the government held today another discussion on information and communication technology (ICT) sector. During the discussion projects related to the reform of vocational education and ICT sector workforce development were presented to the Prime Minister.

In this context, the meeting focused on the formation…

President Serzh Sargsyan visited the Quant college

23 November, 2016
Official News

President Serzh Sargsyan visited today the Quant college which this year celebrates the 25th anniversary of its establishment. Accompanied by the officials from the area of education, mayor of Yerevan and leadership of the college, President Sargsyan toured the first experimental non-state school of the Republic, familiarized with the conditions…