Kristina Tsaturyan holds a BA in Oriental Studies from Yerevan State University (YSU) and a MA in Marketing Communications from the Armenian State University of Economics. She has started her career in Higher Education in 2006 working as an Evaluation Expert in the National Information Center for Recognition and Mobility of Armenia (ENIC-NARIC). From 2010 to 2012 she has been the Head of Higher Education Subproject in the Center for Education Programs PIU of the Ministry of Education and Science of Armenia. In 2012 she moved to the Armenian State Pedagogical University after Khachatur Abovyan (ASPU) and works as the Head of International Cooperation Unit. During this period she has been actively involved in the development of Quality Assurance mechanisms and policy papers of the ASPU. In 2011 she has represented the Ministry of Education and Science of Armenia in the Bologna Information and Promotion network. As of 2012 she has been involved in the Self-certification Committee of the Armenian Qualifications Framework (AQF), as well as member of the team for the review of Higher Education Descriptors of the AQF.