ANEL (Armenian National Engineering Laboratories) is a center of excellence that hosts 30 state-of-the-art education and research laboratories located in the heart of the National Polytechnic University of Armenia (NPUA) Yerevan Campus. The main goal of the ANEL is to meet the demand of the engineering industry in quality specialists and graduates educated on up-to-date technological base to confront the employee shortage and to increase value-added and innovativeness of Armenian high-tech businesses, thus increasing their international competitiveness. The objectives of the ANEL are to strengthen the educational capabilities and enhance the research potential of the Armenian engineering sector by upgrading and expanding the NPUA educational and research facilities to the world standard through the establishment of ANEL

The research labs are equipped with modern computerized measurement and control devices. They enable students to work on high-end practical diploma and theses projects and enable faculty to conduct high-end practical research. Courses for Researches also are available at ANEL. These are quick introductory courses that enable the researcher to utilize the equipment pool at ANEL. The ANEL cooperates with industry and research institutions in the country. In particular, Research Laboratories offers services to Armenia’s industry and research institutes to quickly and inexpensively solve their technical and scientific challenges. Educational Laboratories compliment these efforts by providing facilities to train future personnel for the research institutions, Armenian industry and engineering groups