41. Do individuals need a Visa to study in Armenia?

Most foreign nationals will need a visa to study in Armenia.

Foreign nationals need valid travel documents to enter Armenia.  Individuals must ensure that they apply for and obtain a passport in time to obtain the necessary visas for Armenia.  Some countries require that passports have no less than six months of validity prior to the expiration date of the passport.    Most foreign nationals will be able to obtain a visa at the airport in Yerevan upon arrival for a cost of 15,000 AMD. This single-entry visa is valid for 120 days from your date of entry. You may also obtain a visa from your local Armenian embassy or consulate or Armenia’s e-visa system   Once you are in Armenia, AUA will help you renew your visas in Armenia.

For more information about the requirements for your country of citizenship please visit Armenia’s Foreign Ministry website at