Armenian National Agrarian University
Sisian branch of Armenian National Agrarian University was established by the decision No 976-N of the Government of the Republic of Armenia on June 25, 2004. The opening of a branch had a strategic importance for such a remote region of the country as Sisian. An educational building was given to a new branch in 2006.
The branch management bodies are the scientific and management boards.The Student council is a self-governing body, which represents students’ interests, is engaged in public activities, organizes cultural and sports events.
In 2012-2013 academic year there are 322 students studying at the branch from different regions. There is a system of tuition fee reimbursement (discount) in the branch.
Since 2007-2008 academic year the Base lyceum has started its full-time activity which gives an opportunity to students having high progress to continue their education in higher courses in the mother institution by the appropriate professions. The branch has a library with professional, belletristic books. The library fund is periodically replenished by professional books of last publication.
4 sections were established in the branch in 2009:
The students undergo their pre-diploma practical training in state and private organizations, as well as in the educational-experimental department of the branch. Lectures are periodically held in the modern online mode of teaching. The branch has an educational-experimental department, where students and assistants carry on their laboratory, educational, research activities.
A greenhouse of 100 sq.m., financed by Sisian territorial development program of "World Vision" humanitarian organization, was built and put into operation in the territory of the branch where the branch students enrich their practical knowledge.