YSU Student Council was founded in 1994. YSU Student Council is the supreme body of student self-government that represents the interests and rights of students, ensures the participation of students in the management of the university, promotes their education, scientific, creative, physical, moral and spiritual development, organizes their leisure time.
YSU Student Council regularly organizes various events, international conferences, campaigns and marches, often initiates visit to Artsakh, where performs charitable work and donations. The recreation of students is organized at YSU complexes in different parts of our republic.
The supreme body of the Student Council is the congress, which is attended with the right to vote by all delegates, the chairman of the Student Council at all faculties, Student Scientific Society, one authorized representative of the Trade Union.
The work of this structure is coordinated by the presidium in the period between congresses. The Faculty Student Councils are formed through direct elections. Nine commissions and two working groups operate in the structure of the Student Council. Since 2016, the Chairman of the Student Council is Armen Khachikyan.
The above mentioned dance flash mob was organized by the Commission on Military-Patriotic Affairs of the Student Council.