More school leavers begin to score high in Azerbaijani entrance exams - minister
Baku. Konul Kamilqizi – APA. The number of school leavers who have scored higher than 500 points (out of 700 maximum) in entrance examinations has increased by 19%, and likewise that of those who scored higher than 600 has also increased by 30%, said Minister of Education Mikayil Jabbarov.
11:52 14 October
President Ilham Aliyev chairs meeting of Cabinet of Ministers
The head of state made an opening speech at the event.
12:08 07 October
About 700 educational institutions destroyed in Azerbaijan as result of Karabakh conflict
Baku. Malahat Najafova – APA. About 700 educational institutions have been destroyed in Azerbaijan as a result of the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict, said Azerbaijan’s Education Minister Mikayil Jabbarov.
13:40 30 September
Azerbaijan to open new specialized secondary school
Baku. Konul Kamilgizi – APA. A new secondary school specialized in the field of agriculture will be opened in Azerbaijan’s Gabala district in the first quarter of 2017, Azerbaijani Minister of Education Mikayil Jabbarov told reporters on Thursday.
11:49 22 September
French-Azerbaijani University to operate in new building for next academic year
Baku. Konul Kamilqizi – APA. The French-Azerbaijani University (UFAZ) will be operating in a newly repaired building for the next academic year, said Ambassador of France to Azerbaijan Aurelia Bouchez.
12:25 15 September
Mikayil Jabbarov announces percentage of final exams for regions
Baku. Konul Kamilgizi-APA. The Ministry of Education has announced statistics for the final exams according to regions.
08:19 15 September
Student hostel of 1000-person capacity to build in Azerbaijan
Baku. Konul Kamilgizi – APA. A new modern student hostel will be built in Azerbaijan. Education minister Mikayil Jabbarov noted that everyone knew why especially in the bigger cities, first of all in the capital, the number of student hostels are so small or there is no hostels of some universities at all: “With the support of the Heydar Aliyev Foundation positively responding our initiative, the project of the student hostel to accommodate one thousand students in the center of the city has been launched. This project is another example of the state and private sector partnership. At the moment designing of the project has been completed and incoming days the construction will kick off. The modern student hostel will be built taking student infrastructure and today’s mode of life into consideration basing on the latest standards.”
08:09 15 September
Minister: "The number of students who choose the teaching as a profession has increased tenfold”
Baku. Konul Kamilgizi-APA. The number of students scored high points and chosen pedagogical professions increased tenfold.
08:05 15 September
Azerbaijan celebrates Knowledge Day
Baku. Konul Kamilgizi – APA. September 15 – the start of the new academic year in Azerbaijan is marked as Knowledge Day.
07:00 15 September
President Ilham Aliyev visits IT STEP Academy in Baku
Baku – APA. President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev viewed conditions created at IT STEP Academy of the newly renovated Baku Vocational Lyceum No. 9 on September 14.
18:59 14 September
President Ilham Aliyev opens new school in Qusar
Baku – APA. President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev has inaugurated a new building of the secondary school named after professor Karim Karimov in Hil village, Qusar district.
17:00 08 September
Azerbaijan electronizes transfer of students and change of specialty
The ministry told APA that regardless of subordination and types of property of higher education institutions, transfer of undergraduate students and change of specialties will be realized via transfer.edu.az e-portal of the Ministry of Education.
16:52 09 August
Azerbaijani education minister comments on proposal to make entrance exams paid
Baku. Konul Kamilgizi – APA. Azerbaijan’s Minister of Education Mikayil Jabbarov has commented on the statement made by Maleyka Abbaszade, chairperson of the Board of Directors of the State Exam Center that entrance examinations may be paid in Azerbaijan in the future.
13:10 14 July
New composition of State Commission on Azerbaijan-IAEA co-op approved
Baku – APA. Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev has signed an order on making amendments to the Presidential Order, dated 16 July 2010, on the approval of the new composition of the State Commission on cooperation between Azerbaijan and the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA).
12:21 28 June
New rector of Baku Slavic University named
Baku. Konul Kamiliqizi – APA. Nurlana Aliyeva, who was the director of Azerbaijan State Pedagogic College, has been appointed rector of Baku Salvic University.
17:27 23 June
Azerbaijani schools celebrate Day of Farewell Bell
In 2015-2016 academic year, as many as 110,222 students from the 9th form will finish the general education schools, 88,591 students from the 11th form and 856 from the 12th form.
00:01 14 June
Azerbaijan’s minister: Intercultural dialogue cannot be achieved without decisive steps in education
Baku. Turbat Baghirova – APA. Intercultural dialogue cannot be achieved without successive and decisive steps in the sphere of education, Azerbaijan’s Minister of Education Mikayil Jabbaraov said.
14:21 27 April
MoU on establishment of French-Azerbaijani University signed
Baku. Farid Mirzayev – APA. French Secretary of State for European affairs Harlem Désir visited the French Lyceum in Baku Apr. 26.
17:24 26 April
Azerbaijan announces planned changes to next state program on youth education abroad
He said that the state program, which expired last year, is considered to have been successful in achieving some of the goals set.
17:35 20 April
Azerbaijan to suspend state program on education abroad
He made the remarks during a meeting held in Moscow with more than 50 Azerbaijani students studying in Russia as well as some activists of the Azerbaijani Youth Union of Russia (AMOR).
15:41 15 April