Admission

Note: for the admission year 2019-2020 the Undergraduate Agribusiness Program of Agribusiness Teaching Center has been restructured from a 2-year program into a 1-year intensive program.

Prospective Students: Students seeking to apply to this 1-year Undergraduate Agribusiness Program must have already completed a portion or fully their undergraduate education. All applicants must be proficient in English. Here are the two target groups of applicants.

Target group 1: Students qualified to apply have completed three years at the Armenian National Agrarian University (ANAU), preferably in economics-related specialties. With this track, students will pursue a Diploma from ANAU and a Certificate from Texas A&M University. Students will pay their tuition fee at the Armenian National Agrarian University in a total amount of 550,000 AMD for the entire program.

Application Package:

  • Completed application form (download here: UAB Application Form, or pick up at the Admission Office);
  • Copy of passport;
  • A photo (3×4 size);
  • Copy of the student record book;
  • Supporting document, if any (certificates, letters of recommendation).

Target group 2: Applicants who already graduated from a higher education institution in Armenia or abroad can apply. These students will pursue only a Certificate from Texas A&M University. Students will pay their tuition fee at ICARE Foundation in a total amount of 360,000 AMD for the entire program.

Application Package

  • Completed application form (download here: UAB Application Form, or pick up at the Admission Office);
  • Copy of passport;
  • A photo (3×4 size);
  • Copy of the undergraduate diploma;
  • Copy of undergraduate transcripts;
  • Supporting document, if any (certificates, letters of recommendation).

All applicants must have English proficiency to continue their studies in ATC (knowledge of English is tested during the admission test and the interview).

Admission Process

STEP 1:  Submit the application package. Deadline for submission is May 6, 2019.

STEP 2:  Take the admission test consisting of sections on English, Basic Economics, and Mathematics. The test is scheduled for May 8, 2019. Download sample admission tests from previous years.

 
STEP 3:  Pass admission interview. Interviews are scheduled for May 15 and 16, 2019 (you will be invited for an interview for one of the mentioned dates). Interviews are administered in English.

STEP 4:  There is a preparatory program which starts in the first week of June.     

Please note that the admission committee conducts a review of each application, and the selection process is carried out at each step.

Important Notes

  • The ATC admission test is in English and is designed to check your knowledge of English, Economics, and Mathematics. You can pick up a sample test at ATC Admission Office or download it from the ATC website at icare.am/atc.
  • Students from all departments of the ANAU are eligible to apply unless the course deficiencies exceed 20 credits.
  • Graduates of any university in Armenia or abroad are eligible to apply.
  • Regulations on military exemption for ANAU students also apply to the ATC students.
  • All applicants from ANAU will pay a tuition fee.
  • The ATC provides scholarships to its students based on their previous academic performance and factors of need.
  • The ATC does not provide financial support for study-abroad programs.
  • Applicants cannot apply to the ATC after finishing the high school.
  • The ATC does not offer evening or distance undergraduate education.
  • ATC graduates have 90% job placement within the 1st year after graduation.

Admission Office

74 Teryan Street, 0009 Yerevan, Armenia

Phone:  (374 10) 58 79 57 (extension 16) 

E-mail: atc@icare.am

Web:     icare.am/atc