Chaired by Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan, a consultation was held in the Office of Government to discuss the process of organizing graduation and entrance exams in the current situation.
The Ministry of Education, Science, Culture and Sports presented a package of proposals for holding graduation and entrance examinations in general, vocational and higher educational institutions. The package has been developed on the basis of international experience. Following the discussion, the Prime Minister instructed the stakeholders to submit a draft government decision.
A reference was made to the issues of tuition fees. The Prime Minister underscored the need to support high-performing students and instructed to develop an action plan on the issue.
Views were exchanged on providing schoolchildren and students with tablets. Nikol Pashinyan emphasized that the problem needs a comprehensive approach and instructed the Ministry of Education, Science, Culture and Sports and the Ministry of High-Tech Industry to develop and submit a strategic tablet production program that will not only solve the current problems, but will annually provide students with the necessary amount of tablets.