YEREVAN HAYBUSAK UNIVERSITY
Yerevan “Haybusak University” has been founded in 1990. The first rector and founder of the university was Doctor of Biology, Professor L.V.Harutyunyan whose progressive ideas about modern higher education underlay the activity of Higher Educational Institution. Being an outstanding scientist and pedagogue, L.Harutyunyan could unify the best minds of science and academic pedagogy, and very soon “Haybusak” occupied leading positions not only in higher education but also became a founder of many new principles of the modern higher school of Armenia. “Haybusak” received a new state license of the Ministry of Education of RA in 1991, state license of the Ministry of Health in 1993 in the field of medical, economic and technological higher education.
The quality of education, received in “Haybusak”, is confirmed by success of more than 9000 graduates who work in many countries of the world in different fields of Economics, Public Health, Pedagogy, etc. A number of candidates of sciences, successful art-managers and laureates of state awards, champions and art workers are among them.
The University has wide international relations with foreign Higher Educational Institutions and cultural-educational organizations. The base school of the University is an associated member of UNESCO. The University is a member of Armenian-Canadian Commercial Chamber, is a partner of a number of European universities: European School of Management (ESM). A number of scientists, political figures, businessmen became Honored Doctors of University and among them baroness Caroline Cox, the member and former vice-speaker of British chamber of lords, sociologist and human rights activists, Commandos, Abashidze.