The Institutional Research Office (IRO) collects, compiles, and presents institutional research data for analysis and strategic planning and assessment.

The primary activities of the Institutional Research Office are to:

  • Collect, analyze and disseminate institutional data for the effective decision making,
  • Design, implement and coordinate evaluation activities,
  • Assist with the development and continuous improvement of academic programs and services provided,
  • Coordinate activities in support of planning, policy formation and decision making,
  • Provide assistance in the reaffirmation of accreditation processes,
  • Conduct policy analysis and research.


The IRO works with administrative units and academic departments to regularly carry out surveys related to degree programs and services


The IRO is also a source of information about higher education in Armenia.

AUA is committed to supporting student research. When possible, the Institutional Research Office provides data for student research.   Students requesting data for research projects should fill out the Student Research Data Request form and submit it to the IRO office (iro@aua.am; or 410 M).  Please give at least two weeks’ notice for all data requests.