On behalf of the staff of Azerbaijan University, we congratulate Mr.Jabbarov on his birthday, express our best and most sincere wishes.
Minister of Education of Azerbaijan Republic Mikayil Chingiz Jabbarov was born on September 19, 1976. In 1997, he graduated from the International Law Faculty of Baku State University with honors diploma.
In 1997-1998, he obtained an LL.M. from University of the Pacific, McGeorge School of Law in Sacramento, California, United States. In 2004, Jabbarov obtained a Master's Degree in Economics from Azerbaijan State Economic University.
Since 1999, he is a Member of New York State Bar Association, USA.
Having started his career in 1995 at the banking sector, Mikayil Jabbarov worked as a lawyer in a law firm and private sector from 1999 to 2002.
From 2002 to 2003 he was the adviser to the minister at the Ministry of Economic Development, and during 2003–2004 he was the President of the Azerbaijan Export and Investment Promotion Foundation (AZPROMO).
By the decree of the President of Azerbaijan Republic, dated February 20, 2004, he was appointed the deputy minister of Economic Development. During that period, he was coordinating relations with the international financial institutions, as well as foreign economic relations, foreign investment policy, legal issues at the international arbitration and corporate governance.
By the decree of the President of Azerbaijan Republic, dated March 6, 2009, he was appointed the Head of the State Historical-Architectural Reserve, “Old City”, under the Cabinet of Ministers of Azerbaijan Republic.
He plays an active role in social life. In 1996-1997, he was elected Vice-Chairman of the Azerbaijani Youth Organizations Forum. Mr Jabbarov also actively participated at the intellectual quizzes “What? Where? When?” and “Brain-Ring.”
In 1994-1997, he was the President of Baku Intellectual Games Club “Ateshgah.” He was a champion of CIS countries and world champion in different years. In 1997, he became the first connoisseur from Azerbaijan in “What? Where? When?” intellectual game, broadcast in Russia’s Channel One.
He is married and has two children.
On April 19, 2013 Mr. Jabbarov was appointed the Minister of Education of Azerbaijan Republic by the decree of the President of Azerbaijan Republic.
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