Head of the Chair - Sos Khachikyan, PhD in Economics, Associate Professor.

Chair of Macroeconomics was established in 1932 on the basis of Chair of Planning of Yerevan Cooperative Institute of Economics, later on the basis of Chair of National Economy Planning of Yerevan State University and Yerevan Institute of National Economy. In 1994 Chair of National Economy Planning of Yerevan Institute of National Economy was renamed Chair of Macroeconomics.


  • Karen GRIGORYAN, PhD in Economics, Associate Professor /since 2017 acting Head/
  • Tatul MKRTCHYAN, Doctor of Sciences /Economics/, Associate Professor /2016-2017/
  • Ishkhan TIGRANYAN, PhD in Economics, Professor /2008-2016/
  • Hamaz GHUSHCHYAN, Doctor of Sciences /Economics/, Professor, /1990-2008/
  • Anushavan KIRAKOSYAN, Doctor of Sciences /Economics/, Professor, /1968-1990/
  • Hovhannes TUMANYAN, Professor /1938-1968/
  • Vram KOSTANYAN, Professor /1932-1937/

The Chair of Macroeconomics of the ASUE cooperates with the Chairs of economics of many universities of the Republic of Armenia, as well as with partner universities of other countries, in particular, the Moscow State University. M.V. Lomonosov State University (RF), Trier University (Germany), Bochum University (Germany), Heidelberg University (Germany), Florida State University (USA), Ruse University (Bulgaria), Rostov State University of Economics (RF), Southern Federal University (RF) etc. The Chair of Macroeconomics also actively cooperates with Government bodies, including the RA Ministry of Economy, RA Ministry of Finance, RA Central Bank, RA Statistical Committee, RA State Revenue Committee, etc.

With the help of the institute of graduate students and applicants, the Chair has prepared dozens of candidates and doctors of economic sciences. The teachers of the Chair teach "Macroeconomics" in full-tima and part-time Bachelor’s degree, and "Macroeconomic analysis and forecast” in full-tima and part-time Master’s degree.

Specialties and educational programs of the Chair

Specialty - Economics (Bachelor’s degree)

Educational programs - Macroeconomic analysis and State regulation of the economy (full-time and part-time of Master’s degree).

Research activity

The general research theme of the Chair is "Analysis of the macroeconomic situation of the Republic of Armenia and problems of state regulation of the economy”.

Over the past 5 years, the faculty of the Chair has published 6 monographs, 2 textbooks, 1 educational and methodological work, about 170 scientific articles, 26 of which are in international journals and 35 are in collections of international conferences. In 2019, 35 scientific and methodological works were published, 16 articles of which in collections of international conferences, 5 articles in international journals, 1 study guide and 1 study guide in a foreign language.

The teachers of the Chair have developed, and the Board of the Faculty of Regulation of Economy and International Economic Relations approved the improved programs of the courses provided for by the Bachelor's and Master's educational programs.

Researches carried out by members of the Chair within the framework of republican and international grants are presented in the Armenina version.

Staff of the Chair

  1. Khachikyan Sos Virabi – Acting Head of the Chair, PhD in Economics, Associate Professor
  2. Mkrtchyan Tatul Melsiki – Doctor of Economics, Professor
  3. Grigoryan Karen Hamleti – PhD in Economics, Associate Professor
  4. Karapetyan Tsovinar Jivani - PhD in Economics, Associate Professor
  5. Muradyan Arpenik Hayki - PhD in Economics, Associate Professor
  6. Vardanyan Knarik Joniki - PhD in Economics, Associate Professor
  7. Avagyan Gayane Arami - PhD in Economics, Associate Professor
  8. Ghantarchyan Ruben Sureni - PhD in Economics, Associate Professor
  9. Hakobyan Aghavni Grigori - PhD in Economics, Associate Professor
  10. Janjoyan Armenuhi Seryozhaji - PhD in Economics, Associate Professor, Senior Lecturer
  11. Tigranyan Varsik Ishkhani - PhD in Economics, Senior Lecturer
  12. Arzumanyan Harutyun Aliki – PhD in Economics, Lecturer
  13. Gevorgyan Diana Spartaki - Lecturer
  14. Gharagyozyan Melanya Arayiki - Lecturer
  15. Arshakyan Izolda Arthuri - Assistant
  16. Hunanyan Ani Hunani - Assistant
  17. Suqiasyan Seda Hoviki – Lab Assistant

Address: Chair of Macroeconomics, Nalbandyan 128, ASUE, Yerevan, 0025, Armeni
Tel: (+ 374 10) 593-446