Chair of Finance and Accountancy

Anna Melkonyan

Candidate of Sciences

Acting Chair


  • 74 Teryan Str., 0009, Yerevan, RA
    ANAU, I building, room #433a
  • (+37412) 52 84 90, (+37412) 56 20 11, Int 3-35, 3-58
  • [email protected]

The mission of the Chair of Finance and Accountancy is to carry out educational and research activities in accordance with the current trends in the development of agriculture in the Republic of Armenia, in accordance with the market requirements for agricultural specialists.
In accordance with the state educational standards, the modern requirements of the national and international labor markets, the chair trains accountants and financiers specialized in the field of agri-food, endowed with applied skills, based on student-centered and knowledge-based learning.
In line with the large-scale reforms implemented at the University, the chair pursues the development and implementation of educational and professional programs based on international experience, the improvement of the teaching methodological method, the raising of the qualification of the teaching staff by including them in training courses provided by international and local educational organizations. Experienced specialists in banking, taxation, customs and other spheres of the economy teach at the chair. Aiming at increasing the efficiency of the academic process the followings are implemented:

  • Continuous improvement of educational and subject programs
  • Quality control through monitoring
  • Development of practical knowledge, abilities and skills
  • Implementation of educational and research activities aimed at solving current financial and economic problems.

Today, the chair has all the necessary conditions for effective scientific-pedagogical and scientific-research activities in accordance with the highest requirements accepted at different levels of the educational system of the Republic.
The Chair of Finance and Accountancy prepares specialists in “Agribusiness and Finance”, “Accounting and Audit” and “Finance” according to the educational program of the field.
Taking into account the development trends of the sphere of finance different modern subjects are being taught at the chair.
The lecturers of the chair made a transition from passive teaching methods to active and interactive methods. Didactic materials and various computer programs are widely used during teaching. In order to improve the quality of teaching, work is being done to make the best use of the opportunities of the e-learning platform.
The chair strongly emphasizes the cooperation in the following directions:
1. Establishment of inter-university (local and international) and inter-regional cooperation for the exchange of experience
2. Cooperation with state, professional structures for the effective implementation of educational programs
3. Development of the educational sphere–private sector cooperation.

The Chair of Finance and Accountancy was established based on the decision taken by the Board of Trustees on November 6 in 2018, as a result of the unification of the Chair of Finance and Credit and the Chair of Accounting and Audit.

The former Chair of Finance and Credit at the Armenian Academy of Agriculture was established in 1998, taking into account the importance of training financier-economist specialists in the agri-food system. The Chair was headed by A. Bayadyan, S. Mkrtchyan.

The Chair of Accounting and Audit was established in 1970. The chair was headed by the advanced specialists S. Titanyan, Kh. Avagyan, V. Klyan, A. Yeghikyan, G. Hayrumyan, Julietta Gevorgyan.

Chair Staff

  1. Irina Ayrumyan  – Candidate of sciences, Docent
  2. Julietta Gevoorgyan – Candidate of sciences, Docent
  3. Karine Avetisyan  – Candidate of sciences, Docent
  4. Amalya Galstyan – Candidate of sciences, Docent
  5. Areg Baghdasaryan – Candidate of sciences, Docent
  6. Rashid Makhmudyan – Candidate of sciences, Docent
  7. Artur Harutyunyan – Candidate of sciences, Docent
  8. Sevak Markosyan – Candidate of sciences, Lecturer
  9. Arman Tonikyan – Candidate of sciences, Lecturer
  10. Tamara Harutyunyan – Candidate of sciences, Lecturer
  11. Davit Arabyan – Candidate of sciences, Asistent
  12. Tamara Avetyan – Asistent
  13. Aida Zargaryan – Asistent
  14. Ani Gevorgyan – Asistent
  15. Manya Karapetyan – Asistent
  16. Gayane Petrosyan – Asistent
  17. Tatevik Abrahamyan – Specialist
  18. Lilit Arakelyan – Specialist

Financial preparedness
Finance management
Financial analysis in agribusiness
Financial accounting
Managerial Accounting
Financial reporting system
Information technologies in accounting
Document circulation and forms of accounting
Economic evaluation of investments
Taxes and tax policy
Finances, money turnover and credits
Budgetary System
Monetary system
Stock market and exchange business
Customs affairs
Blockchain technology and crypto currency
Financial analysis in organizations
Financial management of investment projects
Financial markets
State finances
Community finance
Financial and banking management
Basics of finances
Accounting for fixed assets
Cash accounting
Accounting for intangible assets
Inventory accounting
Equity. Accounting of income and expenses
Accounting of debtors and creditors
Management accounting
Basics of auditing
Accounting in agriculture
Analysis and assessment of financial and economic activity
Analysis of financial and economic activity of organizations
Cellar accounting and organization of wine sales /dual/
Credits and banks
Basics of banking