Organization of tourism work

  • Speciality: Organization of tourism work
  • Faculty: Business and Economics
  • Study level: Undergraduate
  • Duration of studies: 8 semesters (4 years)
  • Availability of specialisation: Organization of tourism work
  • Availability of foundation year: N/A 
  • Language(s) of instruction: Az
  • Qualification: Tourism Manager
  • Tuition fees: 2000-2500 azn

Minimum requirements

The citizens of Azerbaijan must take part in the entrance examinations conducted by the State Examination Center (SEC) for admitting the University of Azerbaijan. International students may apply to the Azerbaijani University without taking part in the SEC exam. Admission of foreigners is based on the number of factors including the previous record of academic performance, applicant’s personal characteristics and etc.

Applicants for undergraduate programs of the Azerbaijan University are required the following documents to be sent via email or by post: 

  • Completed application form
  • Copy of official transcript
  • Copy of the document confirming completion of secondary school
  • A copy of document proving the knowledge of English  such as IELTS,TOEFL (or an official letter stamped by the university conforming that English was the primary language of their study)
  • CV (Curriculum Vitae)
  • Copy of International Passport
  • Two letters of reference
  • Statement of Purpose (300-400 words)

All documents are to be submitted in English.

You will be required to bring the original of the above mentioned documents upon visiting the Azerbaijan university. Successful applicants will be notified about the status of application via email.

Short description of the study programme

Students taking the course of tourism and hotel studies study tourism economy, learn about the activities of travel firms and hotels. They can work in hotel chains, tourism companies, international organizations, the Ministry of Culture and Tourism of the Republic of Azerbaijan and other related fields and will gain knowledge and skills in the basics of Azerbaijan's history, culture and economy, marketing research in the tourism market and the organization of tourism itineraries, the foundations of public transport, the organization and management of tourism companies.

You can download the study schedule of the Organization of tourism work major HERE.