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Vahram Hovyan studied at Yerevan State University, Chair of Political Science, in the Faculty of International Relations. He holds a Master’s degree in Political Sciences.

In 2006 he worked at the “Center for Armenian Studies” within the “Noravank” Scientific Educational Foundation (SEF).

In 2012 he was the Secretary of the Scientific Expertise Council of the “Noravank” SEF.

Vahram has authored more than a hundred articles and reports.


  1. Hovyan, V., Simavoryan, A., (2009). Some Main Issues of the Armenians in Javakhq: The Study of the Religious and Information situation of the Armenians in Javakhq. http://www.noravank.am/upload/pdf/4.book.pdf

  2. Zhamakochyan, A. (coordinator), Galstyan, D., Martirosyan S., Mansuryan S., Hovyan, V., (2009). Information Resources of the Armenian Communities in Post-Soviet Countries. http://www.noravank.am/upload/pdf/1.book.pdf

  3. Zhamakochyan, A., Galstyan, D., Martirosyan S., Mansuryan S., Hovyan, V., (2010). The Issues of the Identity of the Armenian Communities in the Post-Soviet Countries and their Information Resources. http://www.noravank.am/upload/pdf/Hetkhorhrdayin%20Yerkrner.pdf

  4. Hovyan, V., Simavoryan, A., (2011). Confessional and Religious Orientations of the Armenians in Russian Federation.http://www.noravank.am/upload/book_Russia.pdf

  5. Simavoryan, A., Harutyunyan, G., Danielyan E., L., Hovhannisyan, H., Melqonyan, R., Hovyan, V., (2011). Religious and Confessional Segments of the Armeniancy: Challenges and Posibilities. http://www.noravank.am/upload/Spyurq_book.pdf

  6. Zhamakochyan, A., Papyan, A., Simavoryan, A., Galstyan, D., Badalyan, E., Martirosyan S., Hovyan, V., Ghanalanyan, T., (2011). Issues of the Armenian Communities in Eastern Europe. http://www.noravank.am/upload/book.pdf

  7. Hovyan, V., Simavoryan, A., (2012). Armenian Catholic and Evangelical Communities in Turkey: Modern Tendencies. http://www.noravank.am/upload/pdf/Arestakes%20Simavoryan%20Vahram%20Hovyan%20book.pdf

  8. Harutyunyan, G., Simavoryan, A., Hovyan, V., Ghanalanyan, T., (2013). Scientific and Analytical Community of the Armenian Diaspora: Organizational Matters and Cooperation Prospects. http://www.noravank.am/upload/pdf/SPYURQI_GITAVERLUCAKAN_HANRUTYUNY.pdf

  9. Hovyan, V., Simavoryan, A., Ghanalayan, T., (2014). Armenological Centers in the Diaspora: Estimation of the Potential.  

  10. Hovyan, V., Simavoryan, A., Veranyan, K., (2017). The Policies of Israel, Iran, Turkey and Azerbaijan towards their Diasporas. http://www.noravank.am/arm/books/details.php?ELEMENT_ID=16305

  11. Harutyunyan, G., Marjanyan, A., Veranyan, K., Karaughlanyan, T., Simavoryan, A., Hovyan, V., Manukyan, S., Hovhannisyan, A., Galstyan, D., Hakobyan, L., Martirosyan, S., Aglyan, V., Tevikyan, A., (2018). Critical Infrastructures and National Security. http://www.noravank.am/arm/books/details.php?ELEMENT_ID=17890

  12. Hovyan, V., Simavoryan, A., (2018). Models of the Homeland-Diaspora Cooperation. http://www.noravank.am/upload/pdf/Arestakes_Simavoryan_book.pdf


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