Top 41 universities in Armenia: Rankings & Acceptance rate

University name
Acceptance rate
Acc. rate
City & State
1Yerevan State UniversityYerevan
2American University of Armenia75%Yerevan
3Russian-Armenian Slavonic State University55%Yerevan
4National Polytechnic University of ArmeniaYerevan
5Armenian State University of Economics55%Yerevan
6Yerevan State Medical University75%Yerevan
7Yerevan Brusov State University of Languages and Social Sciences85%Yerevan
8Yerevan Northern UniversityYerevan
9Armenian National Agrarian UniversityYerevan
10Armenian State Pedagogical University55%Yerevan
11Yerevan Agricultural UniversityYerevan
12French University in ArmeniaYerevan
13Eurasia International UniversityYerevan
14Artsakh State UniversityStepanakert
15Gavar State UniversityGavar
16National University of Architecture and Construction of Armenia75%Yerevan
17Yerevan State Academy of Fine ArtsYerevan
18European University - Yerevan75%Yerevan
19University of Traditional MedicineYerevan
20Yerevan Komitas State ConservatoryYerevan
21Vanadzor State University75%Vanadzor
22University of Economy and Law after Avetik MkrtchyanYerevan
23Armenian State Institute of Physical CultureYerevan
24Haybusak University of YerevanYerevan
25GALIK UniversityYerevan
26Goris State UniversityGoris
27Yerevan Gladzor UniversityYerevan
28Urartu University of Practical Psychology and Sociology75%Yerevan
29USEL UniversityYerevan
30Anania Shirakatsi University of International RelationsYerevan
31French-German Higher Engineering Institute in ArmeniaYerevan
32Mkitar Gosh Armenian-Russian International UniversityYerevan
33Shirak State UniversityGyumri
34St. Theresa Medical University of YerevanYerevan
35Armenian Medical InstituteYerevan
36University of International Economic RelationsYerevan
37Yerevan Medical Institute after Mehrabyan85%Yerevan
38Humanitarian Institute of HrazdanHrazdan
39Progress University of GyumriGyumri
40Yerevan Mesrop Mashtots UniversityYerevan
41Yerevan University after Movses KhorenatsiYerevan

The best cities to study in Armenia based on the number of universities and their ranks are Yerevan, Stepanakert, Gavar, and Vanadzor.

Average cost of living for students in Armenia is $305 + $38-273 for rent (depends on where to live: dormitory, renting with a roommate or solo).