Armenian- Russian Educational Partnership the Focus of the Meeting
RA Minister of Education and Science, Arayik Harutyunyan, has held a meeting with Russia’s Ambassador Sergei Kopyrkin and Yerevan-based Russian Science and Culture Center (RosSotrudnichestvo) Director Sergei Ribinskiy. During the meeting, the sides discussed prospects for deepening Armenian-Russian partnership in education and science.
RA Minister of Education and Science, Arayik Harutyunyan, attached importance to the constructive cooperation in education within the Armenia-Russia inter-governmental commission framework, expressing hope that the upcoming Moscow sitting of the commission will boost the development of relations in the education sector. Sergein Ribinskiy praised the existing Armenian-Russian cooperation and expressed readiness to continue effective partnership in education and science. The officials also discussed a number of issues related to the activities of classes teaching Russian in Armenia. In this context, and at the request of the Ambassador, RA Minister of Education and Science, Arayik Harutyunyan, touched upon the single examination of the Armenian language, emphasizing that due to peculiarities of teaching Armenian, a certain time frame is slotted for foreign students.
The joint competition of the Armenian Ministry and the Russian Science and Culture Center for the 2019-2020 academic year for students seeking to enroll at Russian higher educational institutions was also discussed. In this context, the Russian side also expressed readiness to allocate certain seats in Russian universities for training teachers from Armenian public educational institutions in the fields of teaching Russian and Russian Literature. During the meeting the sides also discussed a number of issues related to the implementation of joint programs in the middle education and the higher education.
“Komitas Vardapet and Hovhannes Tumanyan; 150-year-old Witnesses of the Armenian Genocide” Exhibition
An exhibition entitled “Komitas Vardapet and Hovhannes Tumanyan; 150-year-old witnesses of the Armenian Genocide” opened at the Armenian Genocide Museum Institute, which is dedicated to the 150th anniversary of the great Armenian intellectuals. RA Minister of Education and Science Arayik Harutyunyan, who was present at the exhibition, noted that all…
Online Admission System for First Graders Launched by the Ministry of Education and Science: hayt.emis.am
The admission of first graders of 2019-2020 to Yerevan State Public Schools will be carried out exclusively through electronic registration. At today's press conference held at the RA Ministry of Education and Science, Deputy Minister Lusine Arakelyan and Artak Poghosyan the director of the National Center of Educational Technologies (NCET)…
New Perspectives of Cooperation with the United Nations Development Programme
Today, the RA Minister of Education and Science, Arayik Harutyunyan, held a meeting with the Resident Representative of the United Nations Development Programme, Dmitry Mariyasin.
Greeting the guest, the RA Minister of Education and Science, Arayik Harutyunyan, highlighted the cooperation formed within the framework of various UN programs emphasizing the…