Yerevan State University Ijevan Branch


 YSU Ijevan branch celebrated the day of Knowledge and Education with a festive event, on September 1, in 2018.

The YSU IB welcomed 73 first-year students for a new academic year, on that occasion the Student Council organized a festive event.


YSU IB Acting Director A. Cuculyan, the administrative and professorial staff of the university, different representatives of Tavush Region, students, parents and other guests were present at the event.


The Primate of Tavush Diocese, Bagrat Galstanyan opened the festive event with blessing and prayer.

On the occasion of the Day of Knowledge and Education, the Primate of Tavush Diocese particularly mentioned: “YSU IB honorable Acting Director, dear lecturers, beloved students, pupils, joining all the congratulations, I have a request to you. During the entire academic year, stay as beautiful as you are on your first day, with your soul, mind, and your expression.

Dear students, you have a very important mission today. We, the Tavush Region, are the guarantor of the borders not only with weapons, but also especially with your learning, the highest quality education, aspiration for your highest values.

Do not waste your time, make it productive, fruitful, store everything university life gives you, enjoy university life to the fullest, but also feel the responsibility that is meant by you to reform our lives, and you are the driving force, the means, the stimulus… “


On the occasion of new academic year, YSU IB Acting Director A. Cuculyan wished all universitarians, first year students, lecturers, students, university staff, guests, courage, energy, efforts for succeeding in life.


“Let the laziness that is the cause of the greatest evil come out of all you. Imagine that if there were not laziness, there would not be a poor and illiterate man in the world …. I congratulate once again all of us wishing energy, will, courage, to work, to show, to reach the goals that each of us has. Thank you”.

Vahagn Chobanyan, a member of Ijevan military unit and employee at YSU IB, delivered a congratulatory speech on the occasion of Knowledge Day.


Tigran Chibukhchyan, the Chairman of YSU IB Student Council, wished the first-year students the best.

As a senior student, Tigran gave the key of knowledge to the best student of this year, Laura Ulikhanyan, a first-year student of “Tourism” Faculty.


Then first-year student’s inauguration ceremony took place. The new universitarians have taken an oath to be honored to YSU IB, to be legitimate citizens, to promote the country statehood development.

The festive ceremony continued with beautiful literary-music performances.

The talented students congratulated their lecturers and friends with beautiful poems, song and dance.


After the event, the representatives of Student Council accompanied first-year students into their classrooms, introduced university everyday life, university departments and subdivisions.