The anniversary year session was held by the RA President, YSU Council President Serzh Sargsyan.
The year was an anniversary one for all of us, as Alma Mater celebrated its 90th anniversary of birth. I mention our, as YSU is the pride of our people, leader in the area of education and science in Armenia. YSU lecturers, graduates have always had a great contribution in the sphere of development of our country, - said Serzh Sargsyan in his opening speech.
International cooperation, tutoring process overseeing and the quality improvement, publishing activities: via YSU Rectors Report on the Activities in 2008/2009 Academic Year report YSU Rector Aram Simonyan summarized 2009 Academic year, focused on the achievements and urgent issues.
Rector made a stress on the application of credit system in YSU. Today the new educational system is available both for bachelors and masters.
Aram Simonyan briefly presented YSU Budget 2009 incomes and expenses (January-November), Budget 2010 estimates and YSU Development Strategic Project (2010-2014).
Later Council members were provided with the opportunity to express their ideas and suggestions. YSU Faculty of Sociology Dean Arthur Mkrtchyan presented the proposal of his facultys PhD students on the establishment of special council in the area of granting academic titles in sociology. Other deans also present various offers regarding the upcoming activities.
In the result of the voting YSU Council adopted unanimously three decisions: approved the rectors report, 2010 financial year incomes and expenses estimates and YSU development strategic project.
In the end of the session YSU Rector awarded Serzh Sargsyan on behalf of the universitarians with YSU supreme award Order of Honor. YSU Council President was the first to be awarded with such honor, released on the occasion of Alma Maters 90th anniversary of foundation.