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Recent International Projects - ARMDOCT


ARMDOCT project aims at Reforming Doctoral Education in Armenia in line with the Salzburg
Principles with the emphasis on policy, legal framework (including by-laws) and institutional
procedures supporting integrative and internationally-oriented doctoral studies involving
universities, research institutions and industry.

The project duration is 36 months (2020-2023).

Project AM partners

  • Eurasia International University (Armenia) (EIU) (Coordinator)
  • French University in Armenia (UFAR)
  • Armenian State Pedagogical University named after Khachatur Abovian (ASPU)
  • Yerevan State Medical University (YSMU)
  • Vanadzor State University named after Hovhannes Tumanyan (VSU)
  • Yerevan Brusov State University of Languages and Social Sciences (YSULS)
  • Yerevan State University (YSU)
  • National Polytechnic University of Armenia (NPUA)
  • Institute for Informatics and Automation Problems of the National Academy of Sciences
  • of the Republic of Armenia (IIAP)
  • International Scientific-Educational Center of NAS RA (ISEC)
  • The Ministry of Education, Science, Culture and Sport of the Republic of Armenia (MESCS)
Project EU partners
  • Catholic University of Portugal (UCP) (Portugal)
  • University of Teramo (UNITE) (Italy)
  • Jean Moulin University Lyon 3 (JML3U) (France)
  • Vilnius University (VU) (Lithuania)
The action foresees
  • strengthening strategic, infrastructural & human capacities in Higher Education Institutions
    (HEIs) and Institutes of the National Academy of Sciences (SRIs), the Ministry of Education,
    Science, Culture and Sport of the Republic of Armenia;
  • development of national new policy and legal framework, including by-laws for doctoral
    education in Armenia and further approval by national Ministry for pilot implementation;
  • revision of institutional policies, procedures based on the redesigned national regulatory
    framework and design of the Institutional Handbook for Doctoral Education;
  • establishment and operationalization of 5 Doctoral Schools creating synergies between
    HEIs, SRIs and industry;
  • promotion of networking and long-term cooperation between Armenian and European HEIs
    for further internationalization of higher education research in Armenia.
We are pleased to announce that in the frame of the All4R&D project's second open call 26 courses in 6 categories are offered, as well as 4 innovative practices, free of charge. The courses are tailored-made, based on the assessed needs of students and professionals, and trends in the industry. The courses are co-created and are offered in joint collaboration of academic and business organizations from 6 countries (Armenia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, North Macedonia, Germany, Finland, and Austria).

All courses will be in English and employ innovative teaching methods.
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Open Call for the participation of Young Researchers and Companies in Research projects

We are pleased to announce that the NPUA/IIAP Cooperative R&D Unit has open calls for researchers, MS/Ph.D students, and companies in two new international research projects:
  • Astronomical Objects Classification
  • Performance Optimization System for Hadoop and Spark Frameworks.
We are inviting all the interested parties to participate in these projects.
For more information please follow the link:

  • 0014, Yerevan, Republic of Armenia, 1, P. Sevak str.
  • Phone: (+37410) 28-20-30
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