Armenian National Agrarian University

Armenian National Agrarian University (ANAU) (Armenian: Հայաստանի Ազգային Ագրարային Համալսարան, ՀԱԱՀ), is a state university and higher educational institution based in Yerevan, the capital of Armenia.The university trains and prepares specialists for the agricultural sphere.

Armenian National Agrarian University
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General view of the main building
TypePublic
Established1930
RectorVardan Urutyan
Location,
CampusYerevan, Vanadzor, Sisian, Gyumri, Shushi
WebsiteOfficial website
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OverviewEdit

On May 6, 1930, the Agricultural Institute of the Armenian Soviet Socialist Republic was formed on the basis of the Faculty of Agriculture of the Yerevan State University.

In 1994, the Institute was restructured to form the Armenian National Agrarian University as a result of the merger with the Yerevan Zoo-technical Veterinary Institute and the Armenian Agricultural Academy.[1]

DepartmentsEdit

Currently, the university has 5 departments:[2]

  • Department of Agronomy
  • Department of Food Technologies
  • Department of Agrarian Engineering
  • Department of Veterinary Medicine and Animal Husbandry
  • Department of Agribusiness and Economics

BranchesEdit

As of 2017, the university has the following branches outside the capital Yerevan:

  • Vanadzor branch.
  • Sisian branch.
  • Shirak branch.
  • Shushi branch (Artsakh Republic).

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "History of the Armenian National Agrarian University". Archived from the original on 2017-08-01. Retrieved 2017-08-01.
  2. ^ Departments of the Armenian National Agrarian University

External linksEdit

Coordinates: 40°11′19″N 44°31′20″E / 40.18861°N 44.52222°E / 40.18861; 44.52222