American University of Armenia

country rank  2
world rank  5818

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University Overview

Established in 1991, American University of Armenia is a non-profit private higher education institution located in the urban setting of the large city of Yerevan (population range of 1,000,000-5,000,000 inhabitants). Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Ministry of Education and Science, Armenia, American University of Armenia (AUA) is a very small (uniRank enrollment range: 250-499 students) coeducational higher education institution. American University of Armenia (AUA) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as master degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 27 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations. The admission rate range is 70-80% making this Armenian higher education organization a somewhat selective institution. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment.

University Identity

Name Հայաստանի Ամերիկյան Համալսարանի
Acronym AUA
Founded 1991
Colours Blue and gold

University Location

Address 40 Marshal Baghramyan Avenue
Yerevan (population range: 1,000,000-5,000,000)
0019 Yerevan
T +374 (10) 512 791
F +374 (10) 512 512

Study Areas and Degree Levels

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Yearly Tuition Range

uniRank Tuition Range Matrix
Undergraduate Postgraduate
Local student Not reported 2,500-5,000 US$
(1,800-3,700 Euro)
Int'l student Not reported 7,500-10,000 US$
(5,500-7,400 Euro)

University Admissions

Gender Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type Yes, based on entrance examinations
Admission Rate Admission Rate 70-80%
Admission Office 40 Marshal Baghramian
Yerevan 0019
+374 (10) 512 791

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment Total Enrolment Range 250-499
Academic Staff Total Faculty Range 50-99
Control Type Control Type Private
Entity Type Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Academic Calendar Quarters
Campus Setting Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library University Library Yes Go to American University of Armenia's Library
Housing University Housing and Accommodation Yes
Sport Facilities Not reported
Financial Aids University Financial Aids Yes
Study Abroad Not reported
Distance Learning Not reported


Institutional Accreditation or Recognition

Ministry of Education and Science, Armenia

Year of first Accreditation


Other Specialized or Programmatic Accreditations

  • Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC-ACSCU)

Memberships and Affiliations

  • Association of Schools of Public Health in the European Region (ASPHER)

Academic Structure


Social Media

Online Courses

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American University of Armenia's open courseware Open Education Consortium

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Site last updated: Thursday, 7 March 2019