Our History

  • Established in 1991 on the day Armenia
    declared independence from the Soviet Union, The American University of Armenia (AUA) was founded by a group of world-reknowned educators and community leaders.

A High-Caliber American Education
in Armenia

  • AUA has strategically developed a diverse scope of academic offerings to serve the needs of Armenia and our students.

Undergraduate program to launch
in Fall 2013

  • AUA is poised for unprecedented growth.The University will launch our first-ever four-year undergraduate program in the Fall 2013 semester.

Language of instruction and criteria for selection

  • The language of instruction at AUA is English.

AUA’s AGBU Papazian Library

  • AUA’s  AGBU Papazian Library is a state-of-the-art space that will accommodate the growing student body.

AUA Extension

  • Extension offers courses addressing the needs of the important prospective student population – from developing programs in the rural populations outside of Yerevan to developing coursework addressing the needs of the Syrian-Armenian student population.

Key Accomplishments

  • Globally recognized faculty
  • WASC Accreditation
  • Impact on Armenia And The World
  • Full-need and need-blind admission to AUA
  • Future Plans: AUA leading the way
  • AUA addressing key issues in the environment

Join Us – Together We Will Continue to Make a Difference in Armenia and Beyond

  • Won’t you join us? Your financial support, at any level, will make a real difference in the lives of our students.

    With your help we will continue to provide
    A Global Education in Armenia.