Today the university has 5 professional faculties, 18 Chairs with around 2500 Bachelor’s, Master’s and postgraduate students. There are educational centers, laboratories, cabinets, two gyms. Highly qualified professionals from the Republic of Armenia, as well as from the Russian Federation are invited to deliver lectures on contractual basis. The university has established closer contacts and has signed Association Agreements with a number of Armenian and foreign scientific-educational institutions and centres.

The university possesses a publishing house that issues "Academic Bulletin", "Armenological Magazine", Artsakh State University monthly magazine, scientific-educational and other literature.

University students take part in olympiades, conferences, sport and cultural events, festivals organized in the Republic of Armenia and abroad.