New professional direction in Armenia


Today, Minister of Environment Erik Grigoryan and Minister of Education, Science, Culture and Sport Arayik Harutyunyan participated in the opening ceremony of “Refrigeration Economics” middle professional institution. On the initiative of the Ministry of Environment, in collaboration with the Ministry of Science, Culture and Sport, the RA Government has added a new “Refrigerant Economics” specialty to the list of professions. The state educational standard has been developed, three intermediate professional institutions (Yerevan N2, Ararat and Armavir regions) have been upgraded with the latest equipment. Thus, the institutions stand ready for 2019-2020 admission for the “Refrigeration Economics” profession (with the qualification of "Refrigeration Economics Technician"). The project was financed by the UNDP Multilateral Fund in “HCFC phase-out” project scopes, with the funding and backing of UNEP.