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How many foreign students study in RA


In the academic year 2017-2018, 3757 Armenians from the Diaspora study in the educational institutions of RA, 1,447 of them in state universities, 536 in non-state universities, 1012 in international universities, and 362 in colleges. The largest number of Diaspora Armenians study in the Russian Federation - 1454, 1209 study in Georgia, 536 - Syria, 139 - Iran, etc. 607 out of 1847 students study at the Yerevan State Medical University after M. Heratsi, 234 - at Yerevan State University, 203 - at the National University of Architecture and Construction of Armenia. 82 study on the preparatory course, 1551 in the bachelor's, 199 - in the master's program, 15 students from the Armenian Diaspora take their PhD. In 2017-2018 academic year, 2,191 foreign students study at Armenian universities. The largest number of students are from India (1142), Iran (430), Iraq (404), Israel (118), etc. 1307 study at state universities, 963 - in non-state ones, 203 - in international universities and 18 students study at colleges.