The Armenian language will be taught as a separate profession at the Beijing Language and Culture University. China’s Education Minister Chen Baosheng confirmed the plans at a meeting with Armenian Minister of Education and Science Levon Mkrtchyan.
He welcomed the agreement reached between the Beijing Pedagogical University and the Yerevan State Pedagogical University to implement joint programs and issue double diplomas.
The perspectives of functioning of the Chinese school being constructed in Yerevan were also discussed at the meeting.
The parties emphasized the importance of giving a regional status to the school and creating a training system.