ASUE-UMEF: Double Degree Joint Education Program Launches

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For the first time this year, students, who want to continue Master’s degree study have  the opportunity  to study at Swiss UMEF University (Geneva) via ASUE Master's Degree Program in Business Administration (MBA) double degree joint education program.

The results of the 1st admission are already known. 31 students  have  overcome the admission threshold exams (written and oral forms) conducted on September 4 and 13 by UMEF Professors Michael Akerib  and Djawed Sangdel, 10 of  them have excellent  results  and  their tuition fee will be fully compensated, the others’ tuition fee will be partially compensated (70%  and 50%). Graduates  of our  University, Yerevan State University, American University of Armenia and French University in Armenia are  among  them.

Khoren Mkhitaryan, Head of  Science  and PhD  Division, informs  that the  trainings  will  start on October 7, Professors from the US, Canada, Switzerland and other leading European countries are involved in teaching process, who  have not only theoretical knowledge but also a great practical experience.

Here  is  the  schedule of trainings (all in English):

October 7-8, 14-15 – Marketing Management,

October 20-22 – Corporate Finance,

October 27-29 – Leadership and Team Building.

The training courses are organized on module based principal, on Friday afternoon and  weekend. At the  end of the program the graduates will get two diplomas – Armenian State  University of Economics  and Swiss UMEF University. The program aims at developing students’ knowledge  and skills  in strategic management, financial management, human resource management, project management fields”, stated Khoren Mkhitaryan.

The biographies of the professors, who will conduct trainings on October are  available in the attached document.

Another important information for  students interested  in the program: they can attend 1 or 2 trainings to be organized in October for free  of charge (for  participation they should address a letter  to yerevan@umef-university@ch e-mail, until October 3, 2017).

For more information on the program contact ASUE Science  and PhD Division (ASUE main building, 3rd floor, tel.: 374 (10) 593426, e-mail:

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