YSU Scientific Secretary Levon Hovsepyan told us that the register contains facts about the protection of scientific degrees in Russian, about the personal data of the authors of the scientific works, topics of dissertation, opponents.
According to the register, the first candidate's thesis was defended by Gegham Galfyan in 1938 in chemical science.
According to Levon Hovsepyan, it is interesting that postgraduate studies at YSU were opened in 1928.
The book also contains information on the candidate's thesis on literary critic Mkrtich Mkryan.
He was the author of the first dissertation on Armenian literature in 1939.
The register also states that in the 1960s science developed in Armenia.