Public Administration Academy
of the Republic of Armenia


Yerevan, Kievyan St. 8., Armenia

Tel.: (374 10) 26-92-59 (Rector)
                    
22-89-75 (Educational - Methodical Department)
                     22-89-34 (Human Resources Department)

Fax:              22-89-42

E-mail:          info@paara.am

Web-site:      www.paara.am


Armenian School of Public Administration, established in 1994, was reorganized in 2002 as a Public Administration Academy of the Republic of Armenia


Rector: Arsen Baghdasar Lokyan.


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the Public Administration Academy of the
Republic of Armenia
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Tuition: Masters, Degree Studies, Post-graduate studies, Training and Improvement of Professional Skills and Qualification of Public Servants.


MASTER'S DEGREE STUDIES

Types of Tuition: Full-time (with scholarship and tuition fee) and part-time (with tuition fee).

Duration of Tuition: 2 years (full-time), 2,5 years (part-time).

Admission is on competitive basis.

Graduated students  receive master's degree state diploma of the Republic of Armenia in Public Administration, Management (Public Finance Management), Political Science (Political Management and Political Analysis) Law and Psychology (Psychology of Management) .






INFORMATION ABOUT ADMISSION  EXAMINATIONS

Types of Tuition
Specialities
Duration
Exam subjects
 
     
Full-time Public Administration
2 y
Constitutional law of the Republic of Armenia
Management (Public Finance Management)
2 y
Economics;
Constitutional Law of the Republic of Armenia
Law
2 y
Public and Private Law
Political science
2 y
Political science;
Constitutional Law of the Republic of Armenia
Psychology
2 y
General Psychology;
Constitutional Law of the Republic of Armenia

Part-time

Public Administration
2.5 y
Constitutional Law of the Republic of Armenia
Management
2.5 y
Economics;
Constitutional Law of the Republic of Armenia
Law
2.5 y
Public and Private Law
Political science
2.5 y
Political Science;
Constitutional Law of the Republic of Armenia
Psychology
2.5 y
General Psychology;
Constitutional Law of the Republic of Armenia


Admission for 2007-2008 academic year are test and interview.

 

 

POST-GRADUATE STUDIES

Majors:

  • Public Administration;
  • Economics and Management of Economy and its Branches;

    Public Law: Constitutional Law, Administrative Law, Financial Law, Municipal Law, Ecological Law, European Law; Public Administration.

    Types of Tuition: full-time and part-time.

    Duration of Tuition: full-time - 3 years,  part-time - 4 years.

    Admission is on competitive basis.

    Admission Exam Subjects: specialization, foreign language, and informatics.

    Applicants submit essays or published scientific articles.

    The Academy publishes "Public Administration" scientific review and "Civil Service" weekly newspaper. The articles published in scientific review meet the requirements of the scientific articles for theses for Ph. D. and Doctor's degree.


    TRAINING and IMPROVEMENT of PROFESSIONAL SKILLS
    of PUBLIC SERVANTS

    1. Training of civil servants of the Republic of Armenia.
    2. Training of public servants of the staff of National Assembly of the Republic of Armenia.
    3. Organizing specialization courses for the members and candidates of members of
        electing committees of the Republic of Armenia and candidates for those committees.

    Certificates are awarded according to legislation.


     

    International cooperation

    The Academy cooperates with TACIS program of European Union, United States International Development Agency (USAID), "Eurasia" foundation, World Bank, United Nations Development Program (UNDP), Department for International Development of the United Kingdom (DFID), German Technical Support (GTZ), Canadian Bureau for International Education (CBIE) by sponsorship of Canadian International Development Agency (CIDA),, as well as with number of other international organizations, programs, foreign universities.

    Chairs

    Public administration and Public Finance;
    Law;
    Political science;
    Psychology;
    Linguistic;
    Information Technologies.

    Adjunct faculty (full-time)

    Doctors of sciences and/or professors - 30 per cent; lecturers - 58 per sent.

    Library

    One can find literature on Public Administration, Law, Economics, Political science and Psychology, some periodicals, newspapers, magazines in Armenian, Russian, English and other foreign languages.



    Defence of Ph. D. dissertations

    Board by Specialization Field functions in the Academy and performs the defence of PhD dissertations on "Public Law - Constitutional Law, Administrative Law, Financial Law, Municipal Law, Ecological Law, European Law and Public Administration."

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