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Department of Pedagogy

Head of the Department
Hayk Hmayak Petrosyan
Doctor of Education, Professor

The Department of "Pedagogy" of the International Scientific-Educational Center NAS RA was founded in 2009. The establishment of the Department proceeded from the need to prepare specialists with Master Degree in education capable to do research in education and sociology at different educational levels and aspects of social life.

Department Objectives

  • to train specialists with a Master's degree in "Social Pedagogy"
  • to develop and introduce educational programs and modern teaching technologies for training relevant specialists
  • to do education research
  • to promote international cooperation in education and research
  • to modernize educational content
  • to develop, edit and publish articles course books, manuals and guidebooks


The Faculty of the Department consists of highly qualified professionals who deliver classes in the field of education, science and social fields. Professional workshops and seminars, also career enhancement trainings are regularly organized in the Department.

Specialization - Pedagogy and Sociology, Education management

Research Works

Over the last 5 years the faculty of the Department has published 1 scholarly monograph, 4 educational manuals, 10 methodological works and 18 research articles.

Some of the students’ scientific articles have been published in scientific journals and edited volumes of Saint Petersburg.

The faculty of the Department actively participates in different national, regional and international conferences, seminars, and presents their research results and practical applications to the large academic community.

The main scientific topic of the Department is "Current Issues of Social Pedagogy".

The Faculty

Hayk Petrosyan

Doctor of Education, Professor

Armen Sahakyan

Doctor of Sociology Professor

Vahan Meliksetyan   

PhD in Education

Laura Meliqyan

PhD in Education, associate professor

Narine Vardanyan

PhD in Philology

Karine Papikyan

PhD in Education

Gayane Yeganyan

PhD in Education

Haykuhi Gevorgyan

PhD in Education

Naira Hakobyan

Doctor of Sciences in Psychology, Professor
Atom Mkhitaryan PhD, Associate professor
Astghik Avetisyan PhD, Associate professor


Tel:  (+374 60) 623520 (358)