Minister of Education and Science of the RA Armen Ashotyan, YSU Rector Aram Simonyan, Member of Parliament, Chairman of the Board of Trustees of the Armenian Youth Foundation Karen Avagyan, numerous universitarians and students were present at the presentation of YSU official website “www.ysu.am”. By the way, YSU official website has won in the nomination “Best Content” of the All-Armenian Web Competition “ArmNet 2013”.
“Modern universities can no longer function without electronic resources and the latest information technologies. YSU, in fact, is the only university inArmeniatoday which has paid serious attention to this problem and created such a portal. I agree with the statement that currently YSU web portal is one of the best inArmenia,” - said Minister of Education and Science of Armenia Armen Ashotyan, adding that the portal is also a good tool for working in a transparent and accountable way.
Head of YSU Public Relations and Information Department Karen Grigoryan made a detailed presentation of the web portal, noting that the work towards the creation of the portal had began at the beginning of the year: “A task was put forward to make the internet web portal a tool for a direct interuniversity and extra-university communication and to create such a virtual environment where the student, visiting it every day, will be aware of the interuniversity developments.”
YSU Rector Aram Simonyan expressed his satisfaction with the work done, highlighting the fact that our web portal is an important tool primarily for university students. YSU Rector said the portal provides visitors with great opportunities, providing them with the information about the history and ongoing activities and processes at YSU.
“Unlike the previous site, this portal makes available the history of YSU from the very beginning – 1919. Student can about learn the history of YSU in details right via this portal. The student life is comprehensively presented, which, of course, is important,” - said YSU Rector Aram Simonyan.
We should note that unique in its kind in the region the web portal of YSU was made in 2013. It includes about 47 websites. YSU portal has active visitors to not only fromArmenia, but also from theUSA,Russian Federation, CIS countries,Germanyand other countries of the world. On average, each visitor spends on the website more than 4 minutes and 11 seconds, which is an exceptional indicator.
Gallery - Presentation of YSU Web Portal