To study in Armenia, you need to know how to apply to the Armenian Universities and what kind of documents to present.

In case of transnational and international universities foreign applicant applies directly through the admission office of the University while the path of foreign applicants applying to the public universities begins with the International Department of the Ministry of Education, Science, Culture and Sports where the application form is filled in.

The following documents are submitted:

  • passport with Armenian translation, notarized,
  • birth certificate with Armenian translation, notarized,
  • graduate certificate, diploma with Armenian translation, notarized,
  • medical document,
  • 6 photos (3x4).

A temporary Residence Card is required after admission to a relevant university. The Residence Card is obtained by University where the student has been submitted.


Ministry of Education, Science, Culture and Sports

Address: 0010, Vazgen Sargsyan 3, Yerevan

Tel.: 52-66-02, 52-73-43

International Department 3rd Floor: Room 315 / Reception of Foreign Citizens,

tel. + 374/10 / 56-23-64, Karine Smbatyan.

Diaspora Department 3rd Floor: 311 Room / Reception of foreign citizens with Armenian nationality, tel. + 374/10 / 58-13-91, Amalia Kocharyan.