(ArmInfo) - 1,821 of the 2,000 students questioned by the Tkhruni youth center said that there is high corruption in Armenian universities, reports the center.
95% of the 250 questioned students of Yerevan State Agricultural University said that their university is corrupt and 83% of then gave bribes themselves. One exam there costs $20-50. 74% of the 100 questioned students of Mkhitar Heratsi Medical University personally gave bribes. One exam there costs $200 and more, reports Trend.
Among the other corrupt universities are Yerevan State Economic University (81% of students), Yerevan State Pedagogical University (79%), Yerevan State University of Foreign Languages (75%), Yerevan State University (42%), Yerevan State Conservatory (14%).
Most of the students said that the best way to eliminate corruption in universities is to raise the salaries of tutors and to toughen control.