A ceremony dedicated to the start of a new academic year 2019/2020 was held at Azerbaijan University. The ceremony was attended by University administration and staff as well as newly admitted students, their parents and guests. Saadat Aliyeva, Rector, delivered a speech and congratulated newly admitted students. At the ceremony it was noted that, this year admission to specialization in bachelor degree was held in 3 faculty with 15 major, in master degree it was held between 8 major and 17 specialization.
This year, not only the quality of student admission, but also the quantitative figures have achieved high results. The growth rate of the University is continuing to grow. The new academic year, which began today, will also be remembered by many important innovations for the University of Azerbaijan.
The ceremony started with the State Anthem of Azerbaijan.
Saadat Aliyeva, Rector of University, delivered a speech and congratulated students as well as the staff with the start of a new academic year and wished them success.
Rector gave information about suitable education environment at the University for the comprehensive development of students and emphasizing the beginning of a new phase in the students' lives, and gave them recommendations for their student years to be effective.
Saadat Aliyeva noted that, Azerbaijan University has strong infrastructure based on science and technology. 28 year old University is taking decisive steps towards the development of science and education. Staff training is conducted at all three levels of higher education. University with strong and extensive international relations give opportunities to high-performing students to study a part of their education at foreign partner universities.
The students at the end of 4 year of education, beside the major diploma will receive the second diploma with additional education in the second specialty, at the same time they will receive international language and computer certificate’s.
Prof. Yusif Gasimov, the Vice-Rector for Scientific Affairs, Prof. Gabil Aliyev, the Head of Social Sciences department delivered a speech and thanked the students for choosing the University of Azerbaijan. They promised that the university not only with a library, classrooms, a lab, and with exams, but also with giving them an active student life the university staff will work to justify this confidence.
At the end Saadat Aliyeva, Rector, Prof. Yusif Gasimov, the Vice-Rector for Scientific Affairs, Nushaba Guliyeva, the Head of Department of Graduate Students, the Rector’s advisor presented a group of students, with high scores of admission, with “student IDs” and relevant electronic cards have been issued to provide one-year fare in public transport.
In 2019/2020 academic year with high score of admission Zivar Mammadova also will receive “Scholarship named after Martyrs Fakhraddin Gurbanli”. Z. Mammadova is studying Translation (in English).