Azerbaijan to mark 100th jubilee of composer Gara Garayev
Azerbaijan’s President Ilham Aliyev has signed an order on marking the 100th jubilee of famous Azerbaijani composer Gara Garayev.
17:50 17 October
Azerbaijan-Georgia military cooperation discussed in Tbilisi
On October 16, Azerbaijan’s Defense Minister, Colonel General Zakir Hasanov, who is on a visit to Tbilisi, met with his Georgian counterpart Levan Isoria, the Azerbaijani Defense Ministry told APA.
15:37 16 October
ANAS says statement by Institute of History on map crisis does not reflect its position
Azerbaijan National Academy of Sciences (ANAS) and the Ministry of Education have issued a joint statement regarding the textbook “General History” for 10th grade.
15:33 13 October
ANAS Institute of History issues statement on map crisis
The Scientific Council of the Institute of History of the Azerbaijan National Academy of Sciences (ANAS) has issued a statement with regard to the publishing of a map of so-called “Greater Armenia” in the Russian version of the textbook “General History” for 10th grade.
18:44 12 October
Historian: ‘Greater Armenia’ map in history textbook may have been published for insidious purpose
“I suppose the publishing of the map in the textbook in Russian is a blatant scientific-historical error that is likely to bring on socio-political consequences. I do not rule out the possibility that this has been done for an insidious purpose,” MP Musa Gasimli, Director of the ANAS Institute of Caucasian Studies, said in a statement to APA.
19:07 09 October
11th International Education Exhibition opens in Baku
The 11th Azerbaijan International Education Exhibition under the theme “Human capital is our wealth” kicked off at Baku Expo Center on Friday, APA reported.
10:46 06 October
President Ilham Aliyev approves funding for school construction in Lahij
Azerbaijan’s President Ilham Aliyev has signed an order on additional measures for the construction of a new secondary school in Lahij settlement of the country’s Ismayilli district.
18:27 05 October
Azerbaijan, Pakistan discuss expanding military education co-op
A delegation led by the Major General Fayyaz Hussain Shah, the representative of the National Defense University of Pakistan, is on a visit to Baku, the Azerbaijani Defense Ministry told APA on Wednesday.
18:40 04 October
Azerbaijani, Ukrainian FMs meet in Baku - UPDATED
Azerbaijan’s Foreign Minister Elmar Mammadyarov held a meeting with his Ukrainian counterpart Pavlo Klimkin in Baku on Tuesday, the Azerbaijani Foreign Ministry told APA.
15:31 03 October
UNICEF: 4-month paid maternity leave in Azerbaijan 'insufficient'
Considering babies are breastfed in the first six months, 4-month paid maternity leave in Azerbaijan is insufficient for mothers, UNICEF Deputy Representative in Azerbaijan Min Yuan told reporters on Monday, APA reported.
12:20 02 October
Azerbaijan, Turkey discuss military cooperation
Azerbaijan’s Defense Minister, Colonel General Zakir Hasanov met with a delegation led Turkey’s Minister of National Defense Nurettin Canikli on Sept. 28, the Defense Ministry told APA.
17:34 28 September
Azerbaijani SEC: University entrance exams will consist of two stages in two years
University entrance examinations in Azerbaijan will consist of two stages in two years, Maleyka Abbaszade, chairperson of the Board of Directors of the State Examination Center, said on Thursday, APA reported.
16:37 28 September
Hijab problem arises in Azerbaijani school in Georgia
A seventh grade Azerbaijani student wearing a hijab is forbidden from entering school in the Azerbaijani-populated Garajala village of Georgia’s Telavi district.
12:31 27 September
Azerbaijani FM meets with UNRWA commissioner-general in New York
Azerbaijan’s Foreign Minister Elmar Mammadyarov held a meeting with the United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees in the Near East (UNRWA), Pierre Krähenbühl, on the sidelines of the UN General Assembly’s 72nd Regular Session in New York, the Foreign Ministry told APA.
10:03 25 September
Baku holding extreme “Mübarizlər” contest for 1st time
The extreme “Mübarizlər” contest is being held in Baku for the first time.
16:45 23 September
Azerbaijan to apply new model of final and entrance exams
Chairwoman of the Board of Directors of Azerbaijan’s State Examination Center (SEC) Malayka Abbaszade and other SEC officials met with a delegation headed by Deputy Education Minister Jeyhun Bayramov.
18:54 21 September
Azerbaijan, Pakistan discuss military-technical cooperation
Azerbaijan’s Deputy Minister of Defense, Air Force Commander Lieutenant General Ramiz Tahirov on Wednesday met with a delegation led by the Chief of the Air Staff of the Pakistan Air Force, Air Chief Marshal Sohail Aman, the Defense Ministry told APA.
19:43 20 September
Azerbaijan Education Ministry: Students of Tafakkur University will not be awarded a diploma because it is not accredited
According to Aliyev, the accreditation period of Tafakkur University was over in 2016. Thus, the university was included into the schedule of educational institutions to be accredited in the 2016-2017 academic year, the relevant Accreditation Commission was established and measures were taken. However, the management of the Tafakkur University appealed to the Ministry of Education in October last year, saying that the Council of Founders had made a decision to suspend the university from July 2017.
11:12 16 September
New specialty to be created in master’s programme
A new specialty will be created in the master’s programme.
10:10 16 September
New building of French-Azerbaijani University inaugurated
An opening ceremony was held Friday of the new building of the French-Azerbaijani University (UFAZ), which operates under Azerbaijan State Oil and Industry University (ASOIU).
15:32 15 September