Armenia’s premier participates in opening of British School of Business in Armenia

20:37 • 24.09.14



Armenia’s Prime Minister and President of the Council of Armenian State University of Economics (ASUE) Hovik Abrahamyan participated in the opening ceremony of a British School of Business (BSB) at the ASUE.

Armenia’s premier was shown round the school, saw the conditions for students and was informed of its programs.

Mr Abrahamyan welcomed the establishment of the school and noted that education is one of the Armenian government’s priorities.

The government has focused on consistent improvement and streamlining of Armenia’s education system.

“A competitive state means a competitive education and scientific system. This is envisaged by the Armenian government’s program.

Being competitive is a difficult thing now unless the national economy is based on advanced knowledge. Focused on the education problems’ problems, we are seeking to assist the development of higher schools,” Armenia’s premier said. In this context, he stressed the importance of one more major education project, the establishment of a business school at the ASUE.

Mr Abrahamyan considers the application of British progressive experience Armenia’s great achievement.

“I emphasize the fact that that, being the only one in our region, the British business school is acquiring a regional status, affording other countries’ citizens an opportunity to get education in conformity with British standards,” he said.

The BSB in Armenia is the result of cooperation between the ASUE and Globe Education (GB) Ltd.
 

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