Tuition and Fees

 
Before applying to AUA, you should consider how you will finance your education. Admitted students sign a contract upon enrollment that establishes their tuition for the duration of their studies. All fees are paid in AMD.
 
At the time of registration, applicants are classified as:
• Citizens of the Republic of Armenia*
• Holders of Armenian Special Passports for Special Residency Status
• International Students


The annual tuition fee for students enrolled in Graduate Degree Programs for the 2020-2021 academic year before financial aid is as follows:

   Citizens of the Republic of Armenia* and Armenian Special Passport Holders  International
Students
Master of Business Administration (MBA)** 1,872,000 AMD 3,872,000 AMD
Master of Science in Management (MSM)*** (cost for two semesters)  1,800,000 AMD 3,800,000 AMD
Master of Science in Economics (MSE)**** (cost for two semesters) 1,300,000 AMD 3,300,000 AMD
Master of Laws (LL.M.), Master of Political Science and International Affairs (PSIA), Master of Arts in Teaching English as a Foreign Language (TEFL), Master of Engineering in Industrial Engineering and Systems Management (IESM), Master of Science in Computer and Information Science (CIS), Master of Public Health (MPH) 1,500,000 AMD 3,500,000 AMD
 
Annual Student Services Fee 25,000 AMD

* Citizens of the Republic of Armenia also include those citizens mentioned in Chapter 1, Article 6, Clause 3 of the Republic of Armenia Law on Higher and Postgraduate Professional Education.
** Students typically complete the MBA program in 30 months. The tuition for the entire program for Citizens of Armenia and Armenia Special Passport Holders is 4,680,000 AMD while for International Students tuition is 9,680,000AMD.
**** MSM is typically a Summer-Fall-Spring-Summer program. Tuition for the entire program is calculated at a factor of 1.5 of the annual tuition. The cost of tuition for the entire program is: 2,700,000 AMD for Citizens of Armenia and Armenian Special Passport Holders and 5,700,000 AMD for International Students.
**** MSE is typically a Fall-Spring-Summer-Fall-Spring program. The cost of tuition for the entire program is 2,600,000 AMD for Citizens of Armenia and Armenian Special Passport Holders and 6,600,000 AMD for International Students.

AUA requires proof of health insurance for students who do not hold Armenian citizenship. You may purchase health insurance from any provider. Alternatively, AUA offers support in securing coverage through the University’s provider for an approximate cost of 10,000 AMD per month.

The Cost of Tuition for part-time studies beginning in Fall 2020 is:

   Citizens of the Republic of Armenia and Armenian Special Passport Holders 
International
Students
MBA, MSM, MSE 90,000 AMD/credit 190,000 AMD/credit
LL.M. 125,000 AMD/credit 292,000 AMD/credit
All Other Graduate Programs (PSIA, TEFL, IESM, CIS, MPH) 70,000 AMD/credit 165,000 AMD/credit

Note:  The term “citizens” of the Republic of Armenia also includes those citizens mentioned in Chapter 1, Article 6, Clause 3 of the Republic of Armenia Law on Higher and Postgraduate Professional Education. 

TUITION RATES FOR ACADEMIC YEAR

2019-2020 2018-2019 2017-2018 2016-2017