CLOSED BORDER WITH TURKEY LIMITS THE OPPORTUNITY OF ARMENIAN STUDENTS TO GET EDUCATION IN EUROPE, MINISTER STATES

Mediamax
Oct 31 2012
Armenia

Yerevan /Mediamax/. Minister of Education and Science of Armenia
Armen Ashotyan said today that the Ministry is going to adopt a law
on higher and postgraduate education till late 2013.

Armen Ashotyan stated this during the presentation of the report
"State of Reforms in Higher Education of Armenia and Their Prospects
in the Context of Bologna Process" today, Mediamax reports.

According to the Minister, the report will be a serious foundation
for more targeted implementation of reforms in the higher education
system of Armenia.

Commenting on the problem of Armenian students' activity on the
European educational area, Armen Ashotyan stressed that the number
one problem is that Armenia is still in partial isolation.

According to the Minister, the closed border with Turkey limits
the opportunity of Armenian students to get education abroad and
particularly in Europe.




From: A. Papazian