Study in Armenia

Today, 26 state universities/4 of which internationally managed/, and 33 non-state (licensed) higher education institutions are functioning in the Republic of Armenia.

Higher education is provided by many types of institutions: universities, institutes, academies and a conservatory.

Physics, Mathematics, Chemistry, Microbiology, Ingineering, Medicine, Information Technologies, Armenian studies … are the widespread spheres in the scientific and educational system of Armenia.

For more information about higher education in Armenia can be obtained from the websites of the Ministry of Education and Science of the Republic of Armenia:,,, as well as sites of higher education institutions.

Yerevan State University

Founded in 1920.
Departments: History, Armenian Philology, Chemistry, Physics, Economics, Mathematics and Mechanics, Biology, Geography and Geology, Law, Russian Philology, Oriental Studies, Journalism, Philosophy and Psychology, Informatics and Applied Mathematics, Radio physics, Sociology, Romano-Germanic Languages, International Relations, Theology.
Languages of study: Armenian.

Yerevan State Medical University after Mkhitar Heratsi

Founded in 1930, on the basis of medical faculty of the Yerevan State University, which functioned from 1922.
Departments: General Medicine, Public Health, Stomatology, Pharmacy, Military Medicine, Postgraduate and Continuing Education.
Languages of study: Armenian, Russian, English.

State Engineering University of Armenia

The legal successor of Yerevan Polytechnic Institute founded in 1933.
Departments: Chemical Technologies and Environmental Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Machine Building, Mining and Metallurgy, Cybernetics, Power Engineering, Radio Engineering and Communication Systems, Computer Systems and Informatics, Transportation Systems, Applied Mathematics, Mechanics and Machine Study, Correspondence Education.
Languages of study: Armenian, Russian, English.

Yerevan State Linguistic University after Valeri Brusov

Founded in 1935.
Departments: Foreign Languages (English, French, German, Spanish, Italian, Greek, Persian); Russian Language, Literature and Foreign Languages (English, Spanish, German, French); Linguistics and Intercultural Communication.
Languages of study: Armenian, Russian, English.

Yerevan State University of Economy

Founded in 1975. The foundation sources arise since 1930, from Cooperative-Economics Institute, then as Department of Economics of Yerevan State University for more than four decades.
Departments: Management, Regulation of Economy and International Economic Relations, Finance, Marketing and Business Organization, Computer Science and Statistics, Accounting and Auditing.
Languages of study: Armenian, Russian, English.

Armenian-Russian (Slavonic) State University

Founded in 1997. The University was established on the basis of the "Agreement between the Government of the Republic of Armenia and the Government of the Russian Federation on the conditions of establishment and operation in Yerevan Armenian-Russian University", which was signed on August 29, 1997.
Departments: Applied Mathematics and Informatics, Economics, Foreign Languages, Law, Medicine&Biology, Social&Political Science, Philology, Engineering&Technology, Tourism&Publicity.
Language of study: Russian.

French University in Armenia

Founded in2003 in the framework of Agreement on cultural, scientific and technical collaboration signed in 1995 between the Governments of Armenia and France.
Departments: Law, Management, Marketing
Languages of study: Armenian, French.

American University of Armenia

Founded in1991. The University became a reality thanks to the steadfast support of the Armenian and United States governments and two major institutions in the United States: the Armenian General Benevolent Union (AGBU) and the University of California (UC).
Departments: business administration, industrial engineering and systems management, computer and information science, Economy, public health, teaching English as a foreign language, law, Business and Management, Political Science and International Affairs.
Business and Economics, Humanities and Social Science, Science and Engineering, Public Health, Business, English and Communications, Computational Sciences, Computer and Information Science, Economy, Programs, Law, Political Science and International Affairs.
Language of study: English.



European Regional Educational Academy

Founded in 2001.
Departments: Information Technologies, Economy and Management, International Relations, Law, Tourism, Linguistics, Public Health Management.
Languages of study: Armenian, English.


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