He was born on April 16, 1972 in the village Gandza of Javakhk.
In 1995 he graduated from the faculty of International Relations of Yerevan State University, in 1997 - the RA Management Academy, in 2006-the Yerevan School of Political Studies of the Council of Europe. He is an expert of international relations-historian, civil servant.
From 1996 he is a professor of the Chair of International Relations and Diplomacy of the faculty of International Relations of the Yerevan State University.
From 1995 he is a member of Javakhk compatriotic union. From 2003 he is a member of the leading body. From 2006 - he is a chairman of the union.
From 1997 he is a member of the leading body of the Powerful Motherland party, head of organizational division, from 2006 - deputy chairman of the party.
On May 12, 2007 he was elected as a deputy of the National Assembly by proportional electoral system from the Republican Party of Armenia. He is a member of the leading body of the Powerful Motherland party.
He is married, has three children.