Theory and History of State, History of Legal Doctrines
Applied Political Science
International Relations and Diplomacy
International Relations and Diplomacy (jointly with MGIMO University, Russia)
Diplomacy (jointly with Diplomatic Academy of the Russian Ministry of Foreign Affairs)
The Institute of Law and Politics strives towards academic excellence and professional competence. We encourage our students to keep developing research skills, the ability to keep up in the dynamically changing world and to develop a progressive civic stand.
Armenia’s leading legal experts, diplomats and historians constitute our teaching staff. Under the leadership of Ms. Larisa Alaverdyan, Armenia’s first Ombudsman, they frequently contribute to legal and political publications, forums and conferences.
The students and professors of the Institute of Law and Politics participate in ongoing research seminars and workshops initiated by the Institute:
National Identity in the Integration and Globalization Process: Historical Overview
National Security Problems in the Context of Globalization
CSTO Model Conference
Strategic Research Laboratory of National Security Issues
Constitutional Justice Issues
Electoral System and Representative Power
Corruption as a Threat to National Security
Current Issues of State Protection of Participants of the Criminal Procedure in the Republic of Armenia
Crime Prevention: International Legal and National Aspects
Issues of Commercial Law
Issues of Intellectual Property Rights
Analysis of Judicial Precedents in Civil Cases
The Institute has its mission in ensuring the development of the concept of rule of law in Armenia, enhancing professors’ and students’ research work on tackling country’s current problems and in that way assisting to the development of Armenia’s competitive role.
We believe that integration into international projects in research and education is of paramount importance. We are partners with more than 20 universities and organizations in Russia, Sweden, US, Estonia, Belgium and Germany.
Owning to the active cooperation with Yerevan offices of UN, ICRC and OSCE, we are able to give our students opportunities for professional development before graduation.