Partner Gavar State University
Acronym GSU
Institutional Coordinator Lilit TORCHYAN

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Partner Profile Gavar State University is the only higher educational institution in the region and the only state higher educational institution founded in the third Armenian Republic. Gavar State University was founded on May 5, 1993. About two thousand students from different regions and the capital of the RA study at GSU. The University provides full-time and part-time education, organizes training and qualification improvement courses and expands its foreign cooperation framework. The University provides a three -level system education for Bachelor, Master and PhD Degrees.  Gavar State University has four faculties of full-time education with the following departments therein: Faculty of Philology, Faculty of Natural Sciences, Faculty of the Humanities, Faculty of Economics. Part-time Education Department implements educational programmes in 12 specialties. The University faculties are located at three university buildings, with all the necessary conditions ensuring quality education and productive educational process. At Gavar State University the European Credit Transfer and Accumulation System /ECTS/ is in action. Besides higher professional education, Gavar State University also implements Lifelong Learning programs, organizes training courses. Modern educational technologies are applied in educational process. To organize the educational process productively, automatization and testing system of “Examination GSU’’, “E-Learning-GSU’’ ( and “E-Library-GSU” ( systems have been developed and successfully operated at the University. The University has a mobile version of GSU website – “GSU Mobile Android Application”. The University has a research library, reading hall, computer labs with internet access, as well as well-equipped laboratories. The History Museum after Varsham Avetyan with its archaeological, ethnographic, patriotic departments was founded at GSU. The students’ self-government bodies – Students’ Council, Student Scientific Society as well as the Legal Clinic, Tourism Center, Smart Center, IT Technological Center, Clubs of Economists, Naturalists, a Debate Club, Drawing studio, play an important role in the University. Gavar State University is a dynamically developing higher education institution that prepares competitive professionals who meet time requirements. Internationalization is considered one of the most important aspects of development at the University. Within its wide international cooperation, Gavar State University was involved in  11 Tempus and 5 Erasmus Mundus and 1 Black Sea Area Programmes. Today Gavar State University is involved in 14 Erasmus + KA1,  in 5 Erasmus + KA2  Projects. The University seeks to have participants in different international conferences and also host and hold international and national conferences and intends to increase the number of incoming international students and lecturers.