CONSTITUTION OF THE REPUBLIC OF ARMENIA 

Article 38.  Right to Education

1. Everyone shall have the right to education. The programs and duration of compulsory education shall be prescribed by law. Secondary education in state educational institutions is free of charge.

2. Everyone shall have the right to receive, in the cases and procedure prescribed by law, free education in state higher and other vocational education institutions on the basis of competition.

3. The institutions of higher education shall have the right to self-government, including academic and research freedom, within the framework prescribed by law.