One of top universities in the world, King’s Colle London, has also confirmed the high quality of education the Araratian Baccalaureate offers. The Araratian Baccalaureate has been added among the qualifications that are accepted for direct entry to undergraduate programs at King's.
Through the Araratian Baccalaureate Armenia is today among countries such as Finland, Singapore, Germany, and Estonia, the general education programs and exams of which also provide direct entry to King’s College London.
About King’s College London
King's College London was founded in 1829. It is one of the top 25 universities in the world (2016-18 QS International World Rankings). King’s has over 29,600 students (including more than 11,700 postgraduates) from some 150 countries.
About the Araratian Baccalaureate
The Araratian Baccalaureate (AB) is an internationally recognized Armenian-language educational program designed by the Ayb Educational Foundation and further improved within the framework of the National Program for Educational Excellence (NPEE). It is to provide competitive school education for all schoolchildren in Armenia. The program will be offered along with the state program, granting students broader opportunities for the high school educational program and ensuring local and international recognition of their education, graduation marks, and diplomas.
The first schools (in Armenia and Artsakh) to offer the AB program are expected to welcome their first AB students on September 1, 2018.
The program is carried out along with the Ministry of Education and Science in collaboration with Cambridge Assessment International Education (CAIE) and the University College London (UCL) Institute of Education (IOE).