The Department of Oriental Studies at the Yerevan State University (Armenia) organizes the First Annual Armenian International Congress on Oriental Studies (ACOS’18) to be held on November 9-10, 2018 in Armenia and dedicated to the 50th anniversary of the foundation of the Department.
The Department of Oriental Studies was founded in 1968, based on the strong traditions and achievements in the field of Middle Eastern studies in Armenia. It is one the most influential educational organizations in Armenia and the region, which is entering into a new phase of its’ development.
The Armenian International Congress on Oriental Studies is an annual conference, which aims to provide a unique platform to discuss the most critical problems of contemporary studies in the broad field of Middle Eastern studies.
2018 Conference Organizing committee
Melkonyan Ruben, Ph.D. (Dean, Faculty of Oriental Studies)
Safaryan Alexandr, Ph.D. (Chair, Department of Turkish Studies)
Voskanyan Vardan, Ph.D. (Chair, Department of Iranian Studies)
Kocharyan Hayk, Ph.D. (Chair, Deparment of Arabic Studies)
Geghamyan Varuzhan, Ph.D. (Assistant professor, ACOS’18 secretary)