|Established||November 10, 1943|
|Staff||3,700 (63 academicians, 61 corresponding members, 335 doctors of sciences, 1,080 candidates of sciences)|
|Formerly called||Armenian Academy of Sciences|
|Address||24 Baghramyan Avenue, Yerevan, Armenia|
The National Academy of Sciences of the Republic of Armenia (NAS RA) (Armenian: Հայաստանի Հանրապետության գիտությունների ազգային ակադեմիա, ՀՀ ԳԱԱ, Hayastani Hanrapetut’yan gitut’yunneri azgayin akademia) is the Armenian national academy, functioning as the primary body that conducts research and coordinates activities in the fields of science and social sciences in Armenia.
The academy was founded on November 10, 1943, on the basis of the Armenian Branch of the Soviet Academy of Sciences, which was established almost 10 years earlier, in 1935. Among its founders were Joseph Orbeli, Stepan Malkhasyants, Ivan Gevorkian and Victor Ambartsumian; Orbeli became the first president of the academy.