The dean of the faculty professor Garnik Ananyan, congratulating the first graduates said, A year ago the center of journalist international center declared a competition which won our faculty. It is a two-year program, the first year was over.
The main aims of the program are two- to move Armenian Journalistic to international standards and prepare students as professional journalists. Six students were last year. They studied on the basis of free of charge. Not only students of journalistic faculty but other entrants also were included in the program this year. They are 10. The duration of the program is two years. Specialists invited from USA, Europe and CIS teach there. The educational program of the school provides International center of journalists.
One of the programs graduates Hasmik Mkrtchyan said that this master program is unique for examining practical journalistic. We learnt to shoot ourselves and can be operators and assemble our materials. Materials made by the students were printed and launched by Armenian different information agencies.
Graduates of Armenian school get master diploma of YSU Journalistic faculty, also a certificate from International Journalists center.
For congratulating the first graduates YSU rector professor Aram Simonyan came there. I want the role of the students of YSU Journalistic faculty to be noticeable in our journalistic qualitative changes. We shall do everything for your education to keep step with time by using modern techniques.
The mission of the rector was not restricted with this much. Multimedia center was opened in Journalistic faculty. The project of building new center was presented long ago. The former governing body treated kindly disposed, but the investments, were connected with the name of YSU new rector, said the dean Garnik Ananyan. There is a radio-station, editorial staff, TV studio, ether studio, sound-recording studio, information center, multimedia and computer center there.