The Chair of Economics and Management was founded in 1947-1948 academic year under the name of Chair of Political Economy. Initially, the Chair was included in the Faculty of History and Geography, later it was separated and involved in the university-wide departments.
In its 70 years of existence, the Chair has been carrying out educational, methodical and scientific activities.
The primary objectives of the Chair’s strategic development include:
- making educational programmes compliant with international education standards
- improving the quality of teaching
- ensuring effective lecturing, improving quality and methods
- promoting and expanding scientific research activities
- increasing the efficiency of organizational and management activities of the Chair
- organizing lectures on topical issues in economics
In addition to Theory of General Economics, the Chair also provides courses in “Technology and Entrepreneurship” of the Faculty of Mathematics, Physics and Informatics, as well as in “Social and cultural activities: Management and Governance” of the Faculty of Culture.
The Chair offers 47 Bachelor’s degree and 25 Master’s degree programmes, as well as PhD programmes.
Four Professors, three Associate Professors and three Assistant Professors work in the Chair.
Programme name: Education Management
Qualification: Master of Education Management
Study language: Armenian and English
Type of education: Full time
Licensed/ accredited/ validated by: Ministry of Education and Science of the Republic of Armenia
ABOUT TEMPUS MAHATMA PROJECT
MAHATMA (Master in Higher Education Management: developing leaders for managing educational transformation) is a three-year multi-country joint project. http://www.mahatma.am/
WIDER OBJECTIVE OF THE PROJECT:
To promote transformation of higher education management in Armenia and Georgia through introduction of a new Master’s programme/professional development courses in higher education management.
THE PURPOSE OF THE EDUCATION MANAGEMENT MASTER’S DEGREE PROGRAMME
The programme is created to address the need for improved management in Armenian higher education institutions (HEIs), which require effective management to meet their objectives, whether academic or their wider commitments to society. The programme offers an intellectual and professional challenge to HEI staff with management responsibilities and aspirations to leadership roles.
VALIDITY OF THE PROGRAMME
The Master in Educational Management enables graduates to fulfill functions in all education-related organizations. They will demonstrate an advanced understanding of current management, leadership and pedagogical issues and challenges of the educational sector as well as the ability to take a global perspective on tackling management issues in education.
► Bachelor’s degree with a GPA of above 2.5
► Credits substantially equivalent to those required by ASPU
► Evidence of their English language proficiency.
► Curriculum vitae
►Introduction of personal history, including motivation and goals, and emphasizing the applicant interest.
FIELDS OF PROFESSIONAL PERFORMANCE
In response to the broad range of challenges that arise in practice, graduates acquire advanced knowledge and skills in the fields of management, leadership and pedagogy. Their competence profile enables them to work in leadership positions in the following types of institutions and industries:
► Public and private educational institutions
► Service Companies (e.g. Consultancies)
► Educational Associations
► Authorities (Ministries etc.)
► Other education-related organizations
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ASPU INDUCTION HANDBOOK EDUCATIONAL MANAGEMENT
PROGRAMME SPECIFICATION HEM HANDBOOK
MAHATMA COURSE PLANNING
Chair of Economics and Management
Head of Chair of Economics and Management, Head of University–Employer Cooperation Center, PhD in Economics, Associate Professor
Acting Head of the Chair of Sociology and Social Work ,Candidate of Psychology, Associate Professor,
PhD, history, Associate professor
Dean of Faculty of Culture, Candidate of Pedagogical Science, Professor
Doctor of Economics, professor
PhD in Pedagogic sciences, Associate Professor,
Head of the Chair of Economics and Management, Candidate of Economic Sciences, Associate Professor
Candidate of economic sciences, associate professor
PhD in Economics,assistant
Candidate of mathematical sciences, lecturer