Sport Department coordinates works concerning different sport events and physical care of students in ANAU. During the period of its activity coaches have prepared high qualified sportsmen, who have taken part into different competitions, have had great successes not only for the University, but also for our Republic. Today, adjunct to the department clubs of athletics(coaches – G.Hovhannisyan, H.Sargsyan , H.Kirakosyan), basketball (R.Petrosyan, A.Beglaryan), volleyball (P.Petrosyan), table tennis (S.Virabyan), chess (R.Chatinyan), swimming (V.Aslanyan),mini football (A.Akobov), power lifting, hard athletics, arm wrestling, train our sportsmen.
In 2011 during the 20th jubilee competition where all the higher educational institutions were taking part, students of our University (Q.Sargsyan, L.Eghiazaryan) took correspondingly the 1st and the 2nd places, and in 2013-2014 the 3rd place.
In 2013-2014 academic year among the ten teams (including from abroad) participants from our University recorded only victories and were awarded with “Vahanyan Gold Medal”. In 2014 during the interuniversity championship among the 60 kg weight participants Harutyun Ohanyan took the second place, in the same year women football team took the 3rd place, and by the 15th republican student game program women team took the 2nd honorary place. In 2015 during the 16th republican student championship men team won the 3rd place, among the women team Knarik Babayan – the 2nd place, Hrachik Ohanyan the 1st place. Amonth other sportspen that recorded victories the names of following people should be mentioned: Hrachik Ohanyan, Armen Gevorgyan, Narek Petrosyan, Levon Movsisyan, Tigran Aramyan, Aramayis Grigoryan, Eduard Zakaryan, Hovhannes Avagyan, Sevak Nazaryan, Orzhyik Urumyan, Gagik Asatryan, Arman Abrahamyan, Albert Vardanyan, Hayk Vatyan, Mher Hakobyan, Shaghik Muradyan, Hovhannes Avagyan, Arman Simonyan, Arman Abrahamyan. All the sportsmen were awarded with medals and certificate.
The activity of sport department is always in the center of attention of ANAU rector, as it is considered to be a very important component of physical health. The bests are awarded by special prizes and certificates by the Rector.