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Employment Exhibition at Qafqaz University

27 May 2016 Friday, views - 24 times

Employment Exhibition at Qafqaz University    The State Employment Service under the Ministry of Labor and Social Protection organized one more employment exhibition for students and graduates. The motto of the exhibition was “The First Step in Career.” 377 vacant workplaces were offered at the exhibition which was held at Qafqaz University. The main purpose of “The First Step in Career” Employment Exhibition was to help young people to build their career. According to Deputy Director of the State Employment Service Ibrahim Heydarov, students and graduates were able to gain information about their qualifications in the labor market and established initial

The 5 th Qafqaz Economic Forum was held in Guba

26 May 2016 Thursday, views - 14 times

The 5 th Qafqaz Economic Forum was held in Guba    The 5 th Qafqaz Economic Forum which was organized by Qafqaz University was held in Guba. Representatives of the Ministry of Economics, the Ministry of Taxes, MPs, Azerbaijan Export and Investment Promotion Fund, Academy of the State Customs Committee, Qafqaz University, ADA University, Economics Institute of ANAS, Azerbaijan State Economics University, University of Technology, Guba Region Executive Power, and the Company of "Veysəloğlu" attended the forum. The topic of the 5 th Qafqaz Economic Forum was on “Stimulating the Export in the Context of Economic Crisis.” Therefore, scientists and experts made speeches on

QUBADA V QAFQAZ İQTİSADİ FORUMU KEÇİRİLİB

25 May 2016 Wednesday, views - 25 times

QUBADA V QAFQAZ İQTİSADİ FORUMU KEÇİRİLİB  Qubada Qafqaz Universitetinin təşkilatçılığı ilə V Qafqaz İqtisadi Forumu keçirilib. Forum Azərbaycanın iqtisadi inkişaf strategiyasına uyğun olaraq “İqtisadi böhran kontekstində ixracın stimullaşdırılması” mövzusunu əhatə edib..İqtisadi forum çərçivəsində keçirilən panel müzakirələrə millət vəkilləri  bir çox dövlət və özəl sektorun nümayəndələri, mütəxxəsislər və elm adamları qatılıb. Forumda Azərbaycan iqtisadiyyatının mənfi ekzogen təsirlərə qarşı dayanıqlılığının təmin olunması, manatın devalvasiyasının qeyri neft sektorunun ixracına təsiri, neft

2nd International forum "Big Data Day Baku 2016" completed

20 May 2016 Friday, views - 34 times

2nd International forum "Big Data Day Baku 2016" completed    The 2nd International Forum Big Data Day Baku 2016 (BDDB2016) was held under the slogan "Transforming Big Data into Big Value" on 17 May 2016 at the Qafqaz University, Baku Azerbaijan. This is highly meaningful that the BDDB2016 event coincides with World Telecommunication and Information Society Day. The Big Data Day Baku 2016 was jointly organized by CeDAWI Research Center (Applied Research Center for Data Analytics and Web Insights) and Barama Innovation and Entrepreneurship Center under sponsorship of the Azercell Telecom, support of the QUTechnopark, technical support of the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) in

В Баку состоялась конференция, посвященная Всемирному дню электросвязи и информационного общества

18 May 2016 Wednesday, views - 506 times

В Баку состоялась конференция, посвященная Всемирному дню электросвязи и информационного общества  Министерство связи и высоких технологий совместно с Университетом «АДА» провело мероприятие, посвященное 17 Мая – Всемирному дню электросвязи и информационного общества.  Цель Всемирного дня электросвязи и информационного общества состоит в том, чтобы способствовать повышению уровня осведомленности о возможностях, которые может принести обществам и странам использование информационно-коммуникационных технологий (ИКТ).  Как известно, ежегодно в мире проводится ряд мероприятий в связи с 17 мая и организуется широкий обмен мнениями по объявленным Международным союзом электросвязи (МСЭ) соответствующим темам. В

Deloitte Azerbaijan held training sessions for students and tutors from local universities

18 May 2016 Wednesday, views - 57 times

Deloitte Azerbaijan held training sessions for students and tutors from local universities   As part of Deloitte's global talent strategy, Deloitte Azerbaijan held Excel, PowerPoint presentation, effective CV writing and professional interview behavior training sessions for students of the University of Economics and Qafqaz University. These training sessions were aimed at preparing potential candidates for interview processes. Those leading the sessions shared knowledge gained from their own experiences and provided insights into practical skills and relevant topics. Students had the chance to improve their CVs and direct questions to people involved in the recruitment process. The second part of the training was devoted to tips on

Professor Akif Musayev Gave a Seminar at Qafqaz University

13 May 2016 Friday, views - 77 times

Professor Akif Musayev Gave a Seminar at Qafqaz University    The Tax Policy Advisor of the Ministry of Taxes, a Corresponding Member of ANAS Professor Akif Musayev and Advisor of the Ministry of Taxes Elchin Memmedov visited Qafqaz University. Rector of Qafqaz University Professor Ahmet Sanic welcomed the guests and informed them about the material and technical base of Qafqaz University. Additionally, Professor Ahmet Sanic gave them detailed information about the university’s current activities and future prospects. Then, Professor Akif Musayev gave a seminar on “The Tax System and Economic Development.” Professor A. Musayev talked about the determining strategic development

The 4thQafqaz Business Forum was held at Qafqaz University

13 May 2016 Friday, views - 69 times

The 4thQafqaz Business Forum was held at Qafqaz University    Center for Entrepreneurship Development and Research of Qafqaz University organized 4thQafqaz Business Forum on the topic of “Future of Tech Entrepreneurship in Azerbaijan”. The forum was attended by Ambassador of the Republic of Korea to Azerbaijan Mr. Kim Chang gyu and managers and founders of techno-parks, incubators and accelerators in Azerbaijan. Rector of Qafqaz University Professor Ahmet Sanic welcomed the guests and panelists. After that Ambassador of the Republic of Korea to Azerbaijan and Director of the Center for Entrepreneurship Development and Research Odiljon Abdurazzakov talked about the importance of

Университет «Кавказ» приглашает на Big Data Day Baku 2016 17 мая!

13 May 2016 Friday, views - 338 times

Университет «Кавказ» приглашает на Big Data Day Baku 2016 17 мая!  Напоминаем, что 17 мая в Баку в Университете «Кавказ» пройдет Big Data Day Baku 2016. Данное мероприятие проводится в Азербайджане во второй раз и посвящено вопросам обработки больших объемов данных. Главная цель, преследуемая организаторами, заключается в привлечении внимания общественности к возможностям и проблемам, связанным с большими объемами данных, предоставление бизнесу и государственным учреждениям опыта в разработке и применении технологий анализа данных, привлечение молодежи к строительству карьеры и ведению исследований в области науки о данных. Тематика конференции включает следующие темы: Горячие темы по Большим

The Man of the Year was Chosen at VIII International Youth and Multiculturalism Festival

11 May 2016 Wednesday, views - 50 times

The Man of the Year was Chosen at VIII International Youth and  Multiculturalism Festival  VIII International Youth and Multiculturalism Festival which was dedicated to 93rd birthday anniversary of National Leader Heydar Aliyev was held at Qafqaz University. The festival has already become a holiday of peace and friendship among students so far. Great Leader Heydar Aliyev’s work on multiculturalism has been continued with an honor by Qafqaz University. The festival was attended by representatives of more than 20 countries. After National Anthem of Azerbaijan was sung, Rector of Qafqaz University Professor Ahmet Sanic opened the event with his speech. First he welcomed the guests and attendants. Then, he talked about the

Winners of Republic Olympiad in Informatics were Announced

06 May 2016 Friday, views - 57 times

Winners of Republic Olympiad in Informatics were Announced    Final stage of Republic Olympiad in Informatics which was dedicated to “May 7- World Telecommunication and Information Society Day” was held. According to Xeberler.az, Qafqaz University’s team “Qafqaz Programmers” took the first place. The team of Baku Higher Petroleum School “BHOS2” took the second place. Teams of “BDU-4” (Baku State University), “Suicide Squad” (Baku State Oil and Industry University), and “AzTU1” (Azerbaijan Technical University) got the third place. National Aviation Academy’s team “NAA3” and ADA University’s team

"Youth and Multiculturalism Festival" was held at Qafqaz University

06 May 2016 Friday, views - 55 times

"Youth and Multiculturalism Festival" was held at Qafqaz University   "Youth and Multiculturalism Festival" dedicated to 93rd anniversary of the birthday of the National Leader Heydar Aliyev was held at Qafqaz University. Rector of Qafqaz University, Professor Ahmet Sanic welcomed the guests to the Youth and Multiculturalism Festival. He opened the festival by talking about the support and aim of the festival. Professor Sanic mentioned that the festival which has been organized for the past six years carries greater meaning with the addition of the word multiculturalism upon the establishment of the Baku International Multiculturalism Center with the Decree of the President Ilham Aliyev. Representatives of

Qafqaz University and Association of Accountants and Risk Professionals of Azerbaijan Signed Memorandum of Understanding

05 May 2016 Thursday, views - 169 times

Qafqaz University and Association of Accountants and Risk  Professionals of Azerbaijan Signed Memorandum of Understanding    Qafqaz University and Association of Accountants and Risk Professionals of Azerbaijan (AARPA) signed a memorandum of understanding at Qafqaz University. The purpose of the memorandum of understanding was cooperation in the field of education. The memorandum of understanding was signed by Rector of Qafqaz University Ahmet Sanic and Chairman of the Board of Directors of AARPA Rufat Mahmud. Under the agreement, the two sides will use the opportunities each side offers the other. Especially, cooperation in the fields of finance, accounting, and risk management will be developed. It should be noted that, the memorandum of understanding

Winners of New Idea Contest-2016 were Awarded

04 May 2016 Wednesday, views - 63 times

Winners of New Idea Contest-2016 were Awarded    Final stage of New Idea Contest - 2016 was held at Baku Business Center. The competition which was organized by QUTechno-Park was attended by representatives of the government, business, and media. According to Publika.az, Rector of Qafqaz University Professor Ahmet Sanic opened the event with his speech. Then, Vice-President of the World Association of Investment Promotion Agencies Rufat Mammedov, a representative of the Ministry of Labor and Social Protection Memmed Kerim, Head of Sales and Business Department of “KocSistem Azerbaijan,” and Director of QUTechno-Park Isa Qasimov made speeches during the event. They talked

Winners Republic Olympiad in Informatics identified

03 May 2016 Tuesday, views - 61 times

Winners Republic Olympiad in Informatics identified  The winners of the final stage of the Republic Olympiad in Informatics, which was held among university students and was dedicated to May 17 - World Telecommunication and Information Society Day, have been identified. According to the decision of the competition jury, the "Caucasus Programmers” team of Qafqaz University took the 1st place and the “BHOS2" team of Baku Higher Oil School took the 2nd place.The 3rd place was given to the "BSU-4" team of Baku State University, "Suicide Squad" team of Azerbaijan State University of Oil and Industry and the "AzTU1" team of Azerbaijan Technical University, which got the same number

International Symposium at Qafqaz University

02 May 2016 Monday, views - 47 times

International Symposium at Qafqaz University    Third International Symposium on Children’s Literature was held at Qafqaz University. The symposium was organized by Qafqaz University and Azerbaijan Writers’ Before starting the event, attendants of the symposium visited the grave of National Leader Heydar Aliyev and laid flowers at the monument. First, Rector of Qafqaz University, Professor Ahmet Sanic welcomed the guests and talked about the importance of the symposium. According to Professor A. Sanic, representatives of 40 universities from 7 countries were attending the symposium. The attendants of the event were scientists, poets and writers who work in the field of

“Pedestrian Crossing – Safety Operation”

02 May 2016 Monday, views - 31 times

“Pedestrian Crossing – Safety Operation”    A meeting within the framework of “Pedestrian Crossing – Safety Operation” was held at Qafqaz University. The meeting was organized by the State Traffic Police Department and Qafqaz University. Representatives of the State Traffic Police Department, Colonel of Baku City Traffic Police Department Vaqif Asadov, Captain of Baku Main Police Office Elshad Hajiyev, Rector of Qafqaz University Ahmet Sanic, Vice-Rector for Academic Affairs Cihan Bulut, Vice-Rector for Scientific Work Niftali Qocayev, Professor Ajdar Agayev, Director of Career Planning Center Ilkin Mecidov, and Executive Director of “Qafqaz-TV” Rufat

Fourth International Conference of Young Researches

02 May 2016 Monday, views - 40 times

Fourth International Conference of Young Researches    Fourth International Conference of Young Researches which was dedicated to 93rd birthday anniversary of National Leader Heydar Aliyev was held at Qafqaz University. The conference was supported by “Knowledge” Fund under the President of Azerbaijan and “Accord” Industry Construction Investment Corporation. According to AZERTAC, Rector of Qafqaz University Professor Ahmet Sanic made a speech beginning of the event. He said that the conference which is dedicated to the birthday of National Leader Heydar Aliyev has been held for four years. It has already become an important factor in stimulating scientific activities

Semifinal Round of FameLab Contest was held

02 May 2016 Monday, views - 42 times

Semifinal Round of FameLab Contest was held    Semifinal round of FameLab National Talent Contest was held at Qafqaz University. The contest was attended by students of ADA University, Baku Higher Petroleum School, Azerbaijan State Medical University and other higher education institutions. Only 10 participants were selected to attend the final round. The winner of the final round will represent Azerbaijan in Cheltenham Science Festival of UK on May The contest, which was found by UK’s Cheltenham Science Festival, is held by higher education institutions in many countries annually. The aim of the contest is to transform the science from classrooms to fun activities. In this way

The First Forum of Biology Teachers

28 April 2016 Thursday, views - 43 times

The First Forum of Biology Teachers  The First Forum of Biology Teachers was held at Qafqaz University. The forum was organized by Qafqaz University, Baku State University, Azerbaijan State Pedagogical University, and the Institute of Education Problems. More than 200 secondary school teachers attended the forum. Experts had lectures on methods of teaching biology in secondary schools. Additionally, experts gave teachers some useful suggestions on using resources of ICT during biology classes. Attendants were very pleased to have an opportunity to attend the forum. They said that they improved their teaching skills and gained some new information from experts and professors. It

Chairman of the State Committee received Rector of Qafqaz University

28 April 2016 Thursday, views - 25 times

Chairman of the State Committee received Rector of Qafqaz University    Chairman of the State Committee for Religious Organizations Mubariz Qurbanli received Rector of Qafqaz University Professor Ahmet Sanic. The meeting was attended by heads of the two sides, Deputy Chairman of the committee Gunduz Ismayilov and Qafqaz University’s Vice-Rector for International Relations Sennur Aliyev. They exchanged views on translating a book called "Heydar Aliyev's Policy: Tolerance" from Azerbaijani to Turkish. The book is planned to be translated by Qafqaz University. It should be noted that the book will be translated to English and Arabic languages in the future as well. Additionally, The Committee and Qafqaz

International Symposium on Children’s Literature

26 April 2016 Tuesday, views - 31 times

International Symposium on Children’s Literature   Qafqaz University will host the “3rd International Symposium on Children’s Literature” on April 21-23 in 2016 1st and 2nd of which were organized in 2008 and 2012 under the name of “Conference on Children’s Literature of Turkic Nations”.   Scientists of 40 university from 7 countries, writers of children's literature and education staff attended the event till April 23. At first martyrs who sacrificed their life in the name of Motherland’s independence and territorial integrity were commemorated with one minute’s silence. Then video-clip about Gafgaz University was presented .Ahmet Sanich

“Pedagogical Staff Training: Achievements, Challenges” First Republican Forum

25 April 2016 Monday, views - 39 times

“Pedagogical Staff Training: Achievements, Challenges” First Republican  Forum    Education has a special role in democratic countries. Because of a well organized education system, the country will grow as one of the developed countries of the world. Preparing well educated experts and teachers is designed as a priority area in Azerbaijan. Moreover, the government improves the education system, strengthens the material-technical base of educational institutions, and increases the salaries of the teaching staff as well. National Leader Heydar Aliyev also paid a great attention to the education in order to improve nation’s social-political and intellectual development. On the other hand, the education staff in

Winners of Informatics Olympiad will be Awarded

20 April 2016 Wednesday, views - 40 times

Winners of Informatics Olympiad will be Awarded    Final round of Informatics Olympiad which was organized by the Ministry of Education was held at Qafqaz University. According to Xeberler.az, many high-school students from all around the country attended the Olympiad. The participants had four hours to solve different types of problems. The automatic evaluation process was carried out through http://informatika.edu.az/ . The winners of the Olympiad will be awarded by the Ministry of Education in May.

Ninth National Student Creativity Festival

20 April 2016 Wednesday, views - 37 times

Ninth National Student Creativity Festival  Final round of Ninth National Student Creativity Festival “Student Spring” was held. The festival was organized by the Ministry of Youth and Sports and Union of Azerbaijan Student Youth Organizations. A number of students from higher education institutions participated in the festival. Many students of Qafqaz University also attended the festival in various nominations. A first year student of Qafqaz University Turkan Aliyeva took the first place on the nomination of Pop Music. Moreover, a duet performance by Turkan Aliyeva and Zerrin Mahmudzade (fourth year student of Qafqaz University) took the second place on the nomination of

VeloSport Championship among Students

15 April 2016 Friday, views - 41 times

VeloSport Championship among Students    Youth and Sports Ministry, Education Ministry, Azerbaijan Committee of Independent Trade Union of Education Workers, National Council of Student Sports Association “Gənclik” (Youth), and Education and Sports Center organized VeloSport Championship among students. According to AZERTAC, the championship which was attended by female and male students was held at VeloPark. There were eight teams of participants. The participant students were from higher education institutions of Azerbaijan State Academy of Physical Culture and Sports, Baku State University, Azerbaijan Technical University, Azerbaijan State Economics University,

Improving Knowledge of English Teachers

13 April 2016 Wednesday, views - 62 times

Improving Knowledge of English Teachers    The Languages School of Qafqaz University organized the Intensive English Program at Qafqaz University. The USA Embassy in Baku sponsored the program which will last for four weeks. According to representative of the Languages School Elmir Qurbanov, the trainings will be carried out by Nancy Hubley who is invited from the USA. It must be noted that Nancy Hubley is an excellent expert on English Education. She has worked many years on this field and has done several projects with the company of ETS (TOEFL). She also published her two books about English Education. The main purpose of the program is to improve the knowledge of

A Supportive Campaign from Qafqaz University for Azerbaijani Army

11 April 2016 Monday, views - 57 times

A Supportive Campaign from Qafqaz University for Azerbaijani Army    Students of Qafqaz University organized a campaign in order to support Azerbaijani Army. First, martyrs of the Army were commemorated with one minute silence. Then, Azerbaijan State Anthem was sung. The event was attended by students, teachers and other employees of Qafqaz University. Attendants remembered the words of President Ilham Aliyev about Armenian people. His words “If Armenian people do not want to die, they must go away from Azerbaijani land” was the slogan of the campaign. Later, the event was ended with symbolic march to Kharabag by attendants.

Modern Problems of Turkology were Discussed at Qafqaz University

11 April 2016 Monday, views - 73 times

Modern Problems of Turkology were Discussed at Qafqaz University    The Institute of Social and Humanitarian Science of Qafqaz University organized a seminar named “Modern Problems of Turkology.” According to APA, the seminar was attended by Academician Nizami Ceferov, administration of Qafqaz University, and First, Rector of Qafqaz University Professor Ahmet Sanic talked about the purpose of the seminar. Then, Academician Nizami Ceferov talked about the history and situation of modern Turkology as well as its issues. He didn’t only talk about his researches, but he also gave some examples of many experts’ researches during his speech. Moreover, he gave some useful recommendations

The Languages School of Qafqaz University organized the Intensive English

11 April 2016 Monday, views - 63 times

The Languages School of Qafqaz University organized the Intensive English    Program at Qafqaz University. The USA Embassy in Baku sponsored the program which will be lasted for four weeks. According to representative of the Languages School Elmir Qurbanov, the trainings will be carried out by Nancy Hubley who is invited from the USA. It must be noted that Nancy Hubley is an excellent expert on English Education. She has worked many years on this field and has done several projects with the company of ETS (TOEFL). She also published her two books about English Education. The main purpose of the program is to improve the knowledge of English teachers.

A Student of Qafqaz University took the First Place

04 April 2016 Monday, views - 69 times

A Student of Qafqaz University took the First Place  A second year student of Qafqaz University Abdullayeva Fereh took the first place in “Face to Face with Future Generations” National Essay Contest. It must be noted that the contest was organized by the Ministry of Education, the Ministry of Communications and Information Technologies, the Ministry of Youth and Sports, the State Committee for Family, Women, and Children’s Affairs, and Azerbaijan Future Studies Society. The contest required to explain the youth’s understanding of the world’s political, economical, democratic, ecological, and technological processes, development of technologies and their effects to

Genuino Day will be held in Baku for the First Time

04 April 2016 Monday, views - 50 times

Genuino Day will be held in Baku for the First Time  ICT Center and Nodex Student Club will organize Genuino Day at Qafqaz University. Genuino Day is held in 72 different countries and many people who are interested in information technology pay attention to this event. So far 357 Genuino Day has been held in the world. The main purpose of having Genuino Day in Azerbaijan is to tell the world that Azerbaijan is also interested in this field. Moreover, to attract the attention of young people to this field is an additional purpose. Experts, teachers, and students of universities and high schools can attend the event. Attendants will have opportunities to listen to lectures of experts Abzettin

Qafqaz Universitetində türkologiyanın müasir problemləri müzakirə olunub

04 April 2016 Monday, views - 430 times

Qafqaz Universitetində türkologiyanın müasir problemləri müzakirə olunub  Bakı - APA. Qafqaz Universiteti Sosial və Humanitar Elmlər İnstitutu Türkologiya şöbəsi "Türkologiyanın müasir problemləri" adlı seminar keçirib.  APA-nın məlumatına görə, Qafqaz Universitetinin rəhbərliyinin və pedoqogika fakültəsinin müəllimlərinin iştirak etdiyi seminara akademik Nizami Cəfərov da qatılıb.  Universitetin rektoru professor Ahmet Saniç seminardan öncə çıxış edərək bildirib ki, ali təhsil ocağında bu tədris ili "Elm ili" elan edilib: "Əvvəllər də çox konfranslar keçirmişik, bi ildə keçiririk. Amma bu il fərq ondan ibarətdir ki, akademik

Частные вузы Азербайджана должны идти на уступки в вопросе оплаты обучения - госкомиссия

30 March 2016 Wednesday, views - 1028 times

Частные вузы Азербайджана должны идти на уступки в вопросе оплаты обучения - госкомиссия  БАКУ /Trend/ - Частные вузы Азербайджана должны повысить качество образования и идти на ощутимые уступки в оплате обучения высокоинтеллектуальным студентам, сказала Trend в среду председатель Государственной комиссии по приему студентов (ГКПС) Малейка Аббасзаде. По ее словам, из-за того, что абитуриенты в своих заявлениях указывают специальности частных вузов в числе последних, конкурс во многих этих вузах бывает ниже. В числе первых абитуриенты указывают в своих заявлениях коды специальностей государственных вузов, сказала глава госкомиссии. По словам Аббасзаде, в 2015 году на первом месте специальности частных вузов в своих заявлениях указало

Opening Ceremony of “Mathematics House”

22 March 2016 Tuesday, views - 99 times

Opening Ceremony of “Mathematics House”    Opening ceremony of “Mathematics House” was held in Khirdalan city. The ceremony was attended by Head of Absheron Executive Power Irade Gulmemmedova, Rector of Qafqaz University Professor Ahmet Sanic, Director of Education Department of Absheron Kamran Rzazade, and high school students in Absheron. The Mathematics House was opened by Absheron Education Department and Qafqaz University through the support of Absheron Executive Power. After the ceremony students of Qafqaz University showed their mathematical performances at the Mathematics House in Note that, the Mathematics House is the first mathematics museum in Azerbaijan.

BP, co-venturers spend $4.5M on social projects in Azerbaijan

19 March 2016 Saturday, views - 99 times

BP, co-venturers spend $4.5M on social projects in Azerbaijan  BP, as operator of the Azeri-Chirag-Gunashli (ACG), and its co-venturers spent $4.5 million in Azerbaijan on social investment projects in 2015, Bakhtiyar Aslanbayli, BP’s vice president, communications and external affairs, strategy and region, said March 18.   Aslanbayli made this statement at an event dedicated to the presentation of IT certificates to 50 community members of the Sangachal and Umid residential areas near Baku.The IT Essentials Course for communities is specifically designed to help community members develop CISCO certified IT skills and capacities that would open up new employment opportunities for participants.All the

Multicultural Values and Youth

17 March 2016 Thursday, views - 105 times

Multicultural Values and Youth  Qafqaz University held an event called “Multicultural Values and Youth” which was dedicated to the “Year of Multiculturalism.” The event was organized by Science Council of the university. First, attendants had a chance to see students’ exhibition on Navruz. Then, the National Anthem of Azerbaijan was sung before informing the audience about multiculturalism. Rector of Qafqaz University, Professor Ahmet Sanic said that President Ilham Aliyev announced 2016 the Year of Multiculturalism in order to keep multicultural values and help to develop it. Head of Absheron Executive Power Irade Gulmemmedova said that

Semifinal Round of Olympiad in Informatics was held at Qafqaz University

16 March 2016 Wednesday, views - 93 times

Semifinal Round of Olympiad in Informatics was held at Qafqaz University    Ministry of Education organized Olympiad in Informatics among high-school students. The semifinal round of the Olympiad was held at Qafqaz University. According to the university’s press office, 78 students all over the country participated in the Olympiad. There were two different groups; 7-8 classes were in the same group and 9 to 11th classes were in other groups. The participants had four hours to solve different types of algorithmic problems. The automatic evaluation process was carried out through http://informatika.edu.az/ . The winners of the semifinal round will participate in the final round of the Informatics Olympiad

Diplomats of Turkmenistan visited Qafqaz University

11 March 2016 Friday, views - 103 times

Diplomats of Turkmenistan visited Qafqaz University    Representatives of Turkmenistan Embassy in Azerbaijan visited Qafqaz University. According to Publika.az, Consul Batir Qedjenov and Atamirad Ballibayev had a meeting with students and teachers at Qafqaz University. First, representative of the Embassy Atamirad Ballibayev talked about the achievements and successes of Turkmenistan after the country’s independence. He said that, Turkmenistan’s relationship between other countries has been highly developed since 1991. Then, A. Ballibayev talked about the culture and economics of Turkmenistan during the meeting. He also noted that UNESCO included 25 ancient monuments in

Khanhuseyin Kazimli gave a Seminar at Qafqaz University

04 March 2016 Friday, views - 108 times

Khanhuseyin Kazimli gave a Seminar at Qafqaz University    MP and Professor Khanhuseyin Kazimli gave a seminar at Qafqaz University. The seminar was attended by MP Tahir Kerimli, teachers and professors of Qafqaz University. The main purpose of the seminar was to teach youths about Azerbaijan’s history. Professor Khanhuseyin Kazimli’s lecture was on “Genocide committed by Armenians against Azerbaijani people.” MP Kazimli called Armenians’ cruel actions “inhumane.” He also said that this painful Azerbaijani history has to be remembered always, not only on special days. According to MP and Professor Khanhuseyin Kazimli, experiences of developed countries

Teaching of Mathematics and Information Forum

29 February 2016 Monday, views - 118 times

Teaching of Mathematics and Information Forum    Teaching of Mathematics and Information Forum was held at Qafqaz University. Rector of Qafqaz University Professor Ahmet Sanic made a speech at the event. He talked about the importance of educational forums. According to him Qafqaz University holds scientific and educational forums annually. International and local experts are invited during those events. Professor Ahmet Sanic hoped that such forums have to be designed to focus on more specific issues in the future. Then, experts and teachers from these fields had turns to talk about the issues and solutions of preparing experts of mathematics and information. They said that nowadays

A Guest from Silicon Valley

29 February 2016 Monday, views - 116 times

A Guest from Silicon Valley    CEO of MindBridge Partners, Dr. Esin Sile visited Qafqaz University. She gave some useful seminars which were organized by QU Techno-Park. The seminars were attended by representatives of the Ministry of Education, experts of education, representatives of higher education institutions, and Qafqaz University’s teachers and students. The main purposes of the seminars were to inform about the latest news on fields of innovation and entrepreneurship and exchange of ideas on development of entrepreneurship. Additionally, Dr. Sila talked about the American experiences on these Note that, holding a Ph.D. in Economics from Georgetown

Commemoration Program was Organized at Qafqaz University

29 February 2016 Monday, views - 89 times

Commemoration Program was Organized at Qafqaz University    Commemoration program dedicated to the 24th anniversary of Khojaly genocide was held at Qafqaz University. The program was attended by Rector of Qafqaz University Professor Ahmet Sanic, MP Havva Memmedova, academics, professors, and students. The commemoration program was begun with keeping one minute silence to the memory of the martyrs of Khojaly genocide. Then Azerbaijan National Anthem was Professor Ahmet Sanic and MP Havva Memmedova made speeches about Khojaly genocide. Then, Asker Emreliyev talked about the importance of organizing commemorational programs. He said that this kind of programs will help young people to know their

Students of Qafqaz University Preparing to be Volunteers of a Prestigious Sporting Competition

25 February 2016 Thursday, views - 104 times

Students of Qafqaz University Preparing to be Volunteers of a Prestigious  Sporting Competition  Baku will host one of the great sporting competitions of the world Formula 1 European Grand Prix this summer. Qafqaz University’s 1000 students, who attended the First European Games as volunteers, will be volunteers of F1 European Grand Prix Competition as well. Representatives of Volunteers Organization of F1 European Grand Prix Competition had a meeting at Qafqaz University with students. The purpose of the meeting was to increase the interest in volunteering among students. First, a video about Formula 1 was presented to introduce the contest to the students. Then, Director of Career Planning Center at Qafqaz University Ilkin

The Knowledge Fund organized a lecture at Qafqaz University

23 February 2016 Tuesday, views - 106 times

The Knowledge Fund organized a lecture at Qafqaz University    According to APA, Knowledge Fund under the President of Azerbaijan organized a lecture at Qafqaz University. The lecture was a part of “Renaissance of Caucasian Albania” Project. Dr Tevekkul Aliyev gave a lecture on “What do we know about Caucasian Albania ancient settlements.” The lecture, which is very important for studying Caucasian Albania, was highly appreciated by the audience. The lecturer gave very interesting facts during his lecture. For instance, Gabala (Qəbələ) was Kabalaka and it was a capital of Albania in the past. Additionally, it was known as a town of cultural, ideological and economical

International Translation Forum was held at Qafqaz University

17 February 2016 Wednesday, views - 130 times

International Translation Forum was held at Qafqaz University    First International Translation Forum on “Translation Studies on International level and Resolution of Existing Problems” was held at Qafqaz University. According to Press Office of Qafqaz University, the forum was organized by Qafqaz University, Translation Center under the Cabinet of Ministers, Azerbaijan Languages University, and British Council. Numerous local and foreign experts, outstanding professionals working in the field of education, and representatives of embassies attended the event. First, Head of Translation Department Narmina Aliyeva talked about the university’s serious attention to the translation

“Engineering Students’ Winter School” – a New Project of Qafqaz University

17 February 2016 Wednesday, views - 700 times

“Engineering Students’ Winter School” – a New Project of Qafqaz  University    According to AIM.Az, Qafqaz University held a new free of charge project “Engineering Students’ Winter School”. 541 students applied to the project, but 32 students from 8 different universities gained the right to participate in the project. Dean of the Faculty of Engineering Halil Ismayilov gave the seminars and trainings during the winter school which was held for 5 days at Qafqaz University. For the period of winter school, students were able to get knowledge about electrics, electrical motors, 3D printers and how to use them, the Program of SolidWorks, and robots of Qafqaz University. Additionally, students were

Qafqaz University and Marine Academy Signed Memorandum of Understanding

17 February 2016 Wednesday, views - 98 times

Qafqaz University and Marine Academy Signed Memorandum of  Understanding    Rector Chingiz Aliyev and representatives of Azerbaijan State Marine Academy visited Qafqaz University. Rector of Qafqaz University Ahmet Sanic welcomed the guests and informed them about the university. Professor A. Sanic said “Qafqaz University has e-university system. Also, the electronic library of the university has three million databases. Through established relationships with companies, the material and technical base of the university is equipped with modern equipments. Mechanics laboratories, which were established by BP-Azerbaijan on 11 different fields, can play an important role in our cooperation.” Rector of

Qafqaz University and the Chamber of Auditors Signed a Cooperation Agreement

17 February 2016 Wednesday, views - 91 times

Qafqaz University and the Chamber of Auditors Signed a Cooperation  Agreement    Azerbaijan State Chamber of Auditors and Qafqaz University signed a cooperation agreement. The purposes of the agreement are preparing experts on auditing and developing the field of auditing cooperatively. At the same time, useful issues, such as researching on the fields of financial, accounting and auditing, conducting mutual consultations and implementation expertise, exchanging information, and developing of international relations were included the agreement. Representatives of the two sides planned some projects in order to work jointly on training the students and experts. Additionally, they will help students to start

Baku Higher Oil School Attended “Knowledge Fair”

17 February 2016 Wednesday, views - 95 times

Baku Higher Oil School Attended “Knowledge Fair”  Students of Baku Higher Oil School (BHOS) Attended “Knowledge Fair” which was organized by Baku Talents Education Complex (BTEC), Qafqaz University, BHOS, and STEM Education Center. The fair was held at BTEC. Students of educational institutions had an opportunity to show their theoretical knowledge by practical works. Rector of BHOS Elmar Qasimov made a speech at the event. He said that students will be shaped like professional experts throw the experiences which are gained this kind of fairs. Additionally, Director of BTEC Sigve Austheim and representatives of Edexcel International Education Center also made speeches.

he 10th IEEE International Conference on Application of Information and Communication Technologies (AICT2016) will be held in Baku

25 January 2016 Monday, views - 327 times

he 10th IEEE International Conference on Application of Information and Communication Technologies (AICT2016) will be held in Baku    The AICT2016 Conference will build on the success of the previous conferences, which were held in Baku, Tashkent, Tbilisi, Astana and Rostov-on-Don. AICT2016 is co-organized by Azerbaijan Communication and High Technologies Ministry, Azerbaijan Ministry of Education , Qafqaz University, Baku State University, Lomonosov Moscow State University Baku branch, Azerbaijan Technical University, Institute of Information Technology and Institute of Control Systems of ANAS, with support of IEEE Azerbaijan Joint Chapter and technically sponsored by Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE). AICT2016 will offer oral, keynote speeches,

Recipients of Azercell Student Scholarship were awarded with cards by "PASHA Bank"

25 January 2016 Monday, views - 218 times

Recipients of Azercell Student Scholarship were awarded with cards by  "PASHA Bank"    One of the biggest banks of Azerbaijan – PASHA Bank – provided winners of Student Scholarship of Azercell Telecom-un with cards. According to the information given to Trend by the bank, the main goal of the program is to support selected talented students in education and to help them develop into professionals. The 24 students who were selected based on the results of final interviews will keep receiving monthly scholarships in the amount of 200 manats from Azercell Telecom. The winners of this scholarship included students from Baku State University, State Administration Academy, Qafqaz University, Azerbaijan State

Seminar dedicated to 20th of January was held at Qafqaz University

21 January 2016 Thursday, views - 143 times

Seminar dedicated to 20th of January was held at Qafqaz University    A seminar was held at Qafqaz University dedicated to 20th of January According to the information given to APA, the seminar was attended by faculty members of the university as well as a member of parliament Hanhuseyn Kazimli. The presenters talked about the sad pages of history of our nation. MP H. Kazimli made a presentation on methodology of evaluating the losses of Azerbaijan as a result of Armenian occupation. He mentioned that Azerbaijan has suggested a methodology on evaluating losses as a result of conflicts, war and terror.  Rector of Qafqaz University, professor Ahmet Sanic mentioned that there is a Karabagh Research

A Program on Electronic Education System was held at Qafqaz University

19 January 2016 Tuesday, views - 150 times

A Program on Electronic Education System was held at Qafqaz University    A presentation on Electronic Education System implement at Qafqaz University was held. According to information given to APA from the university, the event was attended by representatives of Azerbaijani universities. Project manager Uzeyir Baghirov talked about the goal and implementation of the project. He discussed the contribution of this project which administers the quality control of education and administration functions of the university. The manager of the project mentioned that e-university system which has been implemented in many countries including Romania, Nigeria and Kazakhstan increased effectiveness by bringing

Researcher from Spain spent 6 months at Qafqaz University

19 January 2016 Tuesday, views - 128 times

Researcher from Spain spent 6 months at Qafqaz University    Researcher Ekain Rojo Labaien spent 6 months at Qafqaz University within the framework of Backis project of Europe to research 1st European Olympic Games which was held in Baku in 2015. His research focused on media and sports. Dr. Ekain Rojo mentioned that during his stay at Qafqaz University his goal is conduct research about European Games and write a story about the success of Azerbaijan in this regard. After interviews with the local people, he came to conclusion that the first European Games held in Baku set a new standard for the Olympic movement. Ekain Rojo thanked the Social and Humanitarian Institute of Qafqaz University for

Warsaw hosts event on Nagorno-Karabkah conflict

18 January 2016 Monday, views - 155 times

Warsaw hosts event on Nagorno-Karabkah conflict  An event on Armenia-Azerbaijan, Nagorno-Karabkah conflict has been held at the Vistula University, Warsaw, Poland, AzerTac state new agency. Director of International History and Politics, of the University Longin Pastusiak highlighted the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict, adding 20 percent of Azerbaijan`s territories were occupied by Armenian Armed Forces. Scientist of Qafqaz University Shamxal Adilov delivered a report about the conflict. The event brought together staff of Vistula University, as well as experts of several researches centres operated in Poland. The event participants were distributed books on Nagorno-Karabakh conflict published by the

Azercell CEO meets with 2015 Student Bursary Program winners

13 January 2016 Wednesday, views - 184 times

Azercell CEO meets with 2015 Student Bursary Program winners           Baku, Azerbaijan, Jan. 13 Trend: Azercell Telecom continues to realize different social projects directed to support the development of education in Azerbaijan. The Company finalized the selection process for the Student Bursary Program 2015, annually held since 2008. On January 12, company CEO Vahid Mursaliyev has met with the winners of the Student Bursary Program and presented them special certificates. Mr. Mursaliyev extended his congratulations to the students and wished them a successful career path. Over 1200 students from different universities in Baku, as well as regions, applied

The winner of the Knowledge Cup

11 January 2016 Monday, views - 192 times

The winner of the Knowledge Cup    Second Knowledge Cup organized by Student Science Association of the Finance Department of Qafqaz University was held. The main goal of this competition is to check the world outlook of the students and to increase their academic and social competitiveness. The Cup was opened by the Chair of the Finance Department Dr. Elchin Suleymanov who noted the importance of such activities to stimulating the development of students and wished success to participants. The competition was attended by students of the Finance Department from different years. Twelve teams participated in the competition, each team with six members. There were two

Новая инновационная зона появилась в Азербайджанском университете «Кавказ».

05 January 2016 Tuesday, views - 176 times

Новая инновационная зона появилась в Азербайджанском университете «Кавказ».  Его основная деятельность – это поиск и изучение инновационных идей в сфере IT.  Развитие ненефтяного сектора в Азербайджане является одним из приоритетов государственной политики страны. Правительство всячески стремится внедрять инновации во всех сферах деятельности. Для этого в республике стали создавать технопарки. По словам директора технопарка университета «Кавказ» Исы Гасымова, их главная цель -  это увеличение благосостояния местного сообщества посредством продвижения инновационной культуры. СХ: Перевод: Если задуматься о превращении нефтяного капитала в человеческий капитал в нашей стране, то это станет возможным

News is awaiting the startups in New Idea competition

04 January 2016 Monday, views - 173 times

News is awaiting the startups in New Idea competition    As we have informed before, Qafqaz University techno-park (QU Technopark) organizes New Idea competition each year with the purpose of developing innovative entrepreneurship. Next New Idea 2016 will be announced soon. According to information given to Xeberler.az from QU Technopark, the competition will be announced in January. It was noted that this year new and strong partners will participate in organizing the New Idea competition. We would like to remind that recently a giant IT company of Turkey KochSystem opened a new research and development center at QU Technopark. This is a great news in the startup ecosystem of

"Last night of the year"

30 December 2015 Wednesday, views - 136 times

"Last night of the year"    A play titled “Last night of the year” by playwright Anar was shown by students of Qafqaz University with the support of the Culture department of the university. The play was shown at Azerbaijan State Russian Drama Theatre. The students spent four months to prepare for the play. The play was devoted to a mother who keeps the household in order and in peace. Despite the hardships of her time, aunt Hamida (played by Leyla Namazova) wishes happiness to her relatives, friends and even those who she doesn’t know (news reporter, the owner of the sound coming from the phone). Aunt Hamida who spends the last night of the

Winter Science Festival at Qafqaz University

30 December 2015 Wednesday, views - 156 times

Winter Science Festival at Qafqaz University    Winter Science Festival organized by Qafqaz University Student Science Society is an exhibition that includes student projects and presentations and experiments on six subjects – Physics, Math, Chemistry, Literature, Engineering, Economics and Art.   Individual and group projects were presented in the above mentioned fields at the reception area of the main building of the university. In addition to the projects of students of our university, there were also projects of students of Azerbaijan State Pedagogical University and school number 7 of Baku city Sabail district. The exhibition was visited by professors and students

A research center was opened at Qafqaz University Technopark

24 December 2015 Thursday, views - 145 times

A research center was opened at Qafqaz University Technopark    One of the biggest information technology firms Koch System of Turkey opened its first overseas research center. Koch System Azerbaijan opened a research center at Qafqaz University Technopark. The company intends to benefit from the potential of Qafqaz University and offer services to other countries. The research center opened on December 15. The opening ceremony was attended by chairman of a committee of Azerbaijani Parliament academic Ziyad Samadazada, chair of “Azerkimya” Production Union Board of Directors and a member of parliament Mukhtar Babayev, deputy head of Absheron district Fuad Jabrayilov, director of

Memorandum of understanding was signed between the two universities

24 December 2015 Thursday, views - 278 times

Memorandum of understanding was signed between the two universities    Ambassador extraordinary and plenipotentiary of Kazakhstan in Azerbaijan Beybit Isabayev, rector of Al-Farabi State University academic Galimkair Mutanov and delegation of his university participated in the event. Rector of Qafqaz University professor Ahmet Sanic greeted the guests and talked about the sincere friendly relationships between our nations and presidents. He mentioned that the memorandum which was signed will give opportunity for students and faculty members of both universities to carry joint research and to participate in exchange programs. Rector thanked the ambassador Beybit Isabayev for his efforts to help build the

Robert Cekuta met with winners of Azerbaijan Business Case Competition

24 December 2015 Thursday, views - 193 times

Robert Cekuta met with winners of Azerbaijan Business Case Competition  Ambassador of the United States in Azerbaijan Mr. Robert Cekuta met with the winning teams of Azerbaijan Business Case Competition organized by the US Azerbaijani Alumni Association (AAA). According to information given by the Embassy to Gün.Az the final round of Azerbaijan Business Case Competition took place at ADA University and started with a minute of silence to honor the victims of Guneshli incident. Only three of fifty teams became finalists. The teams were required to demonstrate their abilities to solve business case using their analytical skills as well as their knowledge in the field of financial analysis, marketing strategy

US envoy meets winners of the Azerbaijan Business Case Competition

23 December 2015 Wednesday, views - 199 times

US envoy meets winners of the Azerbaijan Business Case Competition         US ambassador in Azerbaijan Robert Cekuta congratulated the winning teams of the Azerbaijan Business Case Competition (ABCC) organized by the U.S.-Educated Azerbaijani Alumni Association (AAA). The final round of the 13th ABCC was held on December 6, 2015 at ADA University and began with a minute of silence to commemorate the victims of Fire in “Guneshli” field. The event was opened by AAA’s chairperson Vali Huseynov. Three teams, out of an initial field of fifty, were selected to compete in the final round. The finalist teams were required to present their solutions to a case assignment

Electric car built by Azerbaijani students was demonstrated

20 December 2015 Sunday, views - 86 times

Electric car built by Azerbaijani students was demonstrated    Electric car developed by a group of students of Qafqaz University located in Baku, Azerbaijan was demonstrated to the public through a ceremony. The ceremony which was held at the university was attended by ambassadors, professors, rectors, researchers and students. During the ceremony, 24 students who were involved in the development of EQUE(Electromobile of Qafqaz University Engineers) were introduced and awarded with plaques. The two automobiles that work on electric energy and developed at Qafqaz University Technopark left great impression on the visitors. In his interview to Cihan news agency, rector of Qafqaz University professor

EY extends co-op with Qafqaz university

18 December 2015 Friday, views - 338 times

EY extends co-op with Qafqaz university           Baku, Azerbaijan, Dec.18 Trend: Through various projects, workshops and lectures, EY aims to support the students of Qafqaz University in their accounting, finance, tax and law studies. Qafqaz University rector Ahmet Sanic and EY Azerbaijan Managing Partner Ilgar Veliyev signed a partnership agreement Dec.17 and discussed future cooperation opportunities. Sanic and his colleagues expressed their gratitude to EY for its continuous support and cooperation. “EY Azerbaijan is committed to developing a generation of top level professionals in Azerbaijan. And our cooperation with Qafqaz

Our students became winners of an international programming competition

12 December 2015 Saturday, views - 110 times

Our students became winners of an international programming competition    Teams from Azerbaijan participated in the semifinal round of International Programming Competition and the South Caucasus Open Championship. According to the information provided by Xeberler.az 15 teams from 9 universities of Azerbaijan participated in the semifinal round of International Programming Competition 40th ACM ICPC NEERC and the South Caucasus Open Championship, which was held in Tbilisi, Georgia between December 5 and 7. In the competition, Azerbaijan was represented by teams from ADA University, Azerbaijan University of Oil and Industry, Baku Oil Higher School, Baku branch of Moscow State University named after M.

Ambassador of Kazakhstan visited Qafqaz University

12 December 2015 Saturday, views - 112 times

Ambassador of Kazakhstan visited Qafqaz University    Kazakhstan’s ambassador in Azerbaijan Beybit Isabayev visited Qafqaz University. According to the information given to APA by the university, rector of Qafqaz University professor Ahmet Sanic informed the guest about the activities of the university. He mentioned that Qafqaz University which was founded in partnership with SOCAR is a university open to world. Rector mentioned that the alumni of the university continue their careers in 67 countries: “This means that the diplomas of our university and the capability of our alumni are valued overseas. Currently, students from 22 countries study at our university. Each year, we

Azercell supports next knowledge competition

11 December 2015 Friday, views - 169 times

Azercell supports next knowledge competition  The winners of the 13th Azerbaijan Business Case Competition (ABCC) supported by a number of country’s leading companies, including leader mobile operator Azercell Telecom and organized by the US-educated Azerbaijani Alumni Association have been publicly announced. As a result of the annual competition held at ADA University, Azerbaijan State University of Economics took the 1st place, while ADA University (Azerbaijan Diplomatic Academy) and Qafqaz University were ranked the 2nd and the 3rd accordingly. Students from the three universities were qualified to the final round out of 50 teams. The finalists were awarded AZN 10,500 in

«AICT2016 станет одной из самых значимых международных научных конференций, проводимых в Азербайджане»

07 December 2015 Monday, views - 136 times

«AICT2016 станет одной из самых значимых международных научных конференций, проводимых в Азербайджане»  С 14 по 16 октября в Ростове-на-Дону (Российская Федерация) прошла IX Международная конференция по использованию информационно-коммуникационных технологий AICT2015. В числе ее организаторов, помимо Южного федерального университета России, значится и азербайджанский Университет «Кавказ». Партнером конференции также является известный Институт инженеров электротехники и электроники IEEE (США). География AICT-конференций, проходивших под эгидой IEEE ранее, включала Астанe, Баку, Ташкент и Тбилиси, а также в разные годы привлекла внимание сотен исследователей из около 50 государств мира, включая такие страны, как Австралия, Азербайджан, Китай,

CEO SUMMIT 2015 will be held at Qafqaz University

04 December 2015 Friday, views - 149 times

CEO SUMMIT 2015 will be held at Qafqaz University    Increasing importance of innovation in Azerbaijan leads to different programs in this filed. Such events which are particularly interesting for the youth encourage entrepreneurial thinking. “CEO SUMMİT 2015”, which is one of such events organized by Ayyub Huseynzada, senior at Qafqaz University and the head of “Business Talk” project. “CEO SUMMİT 2015” will b held on December 6, 2015 at Qafqaz University. According to Ayyub Huseynzada, the head of the project, the speakers of “CEO SUMMİT 2015” include Kamran Mashadiyev who will talk about “Foundations of a successful business”,

Education of IT at schools will be discussed

04 December 2015 Friday, views - 108 times

Education of IT at schools will be discussed    Second open panel dedicated to education of informatics will be held. According to Xeberler.az, the event will take place on December 3 at ADA University. The participants include head of Azerbaijan National Informatics Olympiad Team Ramin Mahmudzada, representative of Ministry of Education of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ismayil Sadikov, head of the company Eljakim Information Technology and leader of Netherlands National Informatics Olympiad Team Elyakim Sxreyvers, associate professor of Computer Engineering department of Qafqaz University Abzetdin Adamov, representative of Microsoft Azerbaijan Emin Akhundov, instructor of IT

“Qafqaz TV” started operating

02 December 2015 Wednesday, views - 126 times

“Qafqaz TV” started operating    Qafqaz University students launched Qafqaz TV after their success with newspaper and radio. According to the information given by the university to Publika.az “Qafqaz TV” is a channel within the framework of Qafqaz University and is an online media managed by students of the university. The news reports and shows of Qafqaz TV are prepared by students who were trained in series of “TV Journalism” seminars and were awarded certificates. The chief director of Qafqaz TV is Najaf Alasgarov, deputy director is Konul Jafarli, technical director is Fuad Sharbatov and executive director is Rufat Quliyev. Technical

Wonderful event at Qafqaz University: “TEDx ”

02 December 2015 Wednesday, views - 149 times

Wonderful event at Qafqaz University: “TEDx ”  According to AİM.Az the independent project TEDex was created 30 years ago to honor ideas worth spreading and to bring together local communities. TED is a non-profit organization which believes in the power of “Ideas Worth Spreading”. Among TED Speakers were Bill Gates, Jane Goodall, Elizabeth Gilbert, Sir Richard Branson, Nandan Nilekani, Philippe Starck, Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, Sal Khan and Daniel Kahneman. TED Prize is an annual award of TED. Within the framework of this project, TED gives one million dollars to a person with an idea that can change the world. TEDx program helps individuals and groups to organize

Unusual program at Qafqaz University

23 November 2015 Monday, views - 181 times

Unusual program at Qafqaz University    International Relations Department of Qafqaz University and Multiculturalism Students Club organized “Student Corner” Program.According to TIA.Az, the social event which was attended by rector of Qafqaz University Ahmet Sanic was organized specifically for international students and professors. During this unusual event, students were presented a world map in four pieces. Students and faculty members posted their photos on a country of their choice. This way, students and professors recreated the world map using their photos. Vice rector of Qafqaz University for International Relations Sevil Imanova: “We plan to

Ambassador talked to students about Azerbaijan-Mexico relations

23 November 2015 Monday, views - 230 times

Ambassador talked to students about Azerbaijan-Mexico relations  Ambassador extraordinary and plenipotentiary of Mexico in Azerbaijan Rodrigo Labardini visited Qafqaz University.  According to APA news agency, the purpose of the visit was to develop relationship between the countries in the field of education. The Ambassador was introduced to the resources of the university and student clubs. The Ambassador was very interested in the activities of the student TV of the university. During the meeting, the administration of the university told the guest about Qafqaz University and the priority fields of the university. There were discussions about partnership and joint project opportunities with

Second national knowledge competition named Heydar Aliyev and History of Azerbaijan was held

16 November 2015 Monday, views - 143 times

Second national knowledge competition named Heydar Aliyev and History of  Azerbaijan was held  On November 10, second national competition named Heydar Aliyev and History of Azerbaijan was held at Heydar Aliyev Center. According to Gun.az, the competition, which was organized by Heydar Aliyev Center and supported by the Ministry of Education, aims to promote studying the life and works of national leader Heydar Aliyev and to attract the youth to enlightening competitions like this. The competition was attended by teams consisting of bachelor and master level students of universities of the country. There were 46 teams in the competition, one from each university. Each team had six participants. The competition consisted of the three

Student of Qafqaz University who scored 700 on the entrance exam: “I want Azerbaijan to turn into a technology hub”

16 November 2015 Monday, views - 154 times

Student of Qafqaz University who scored 700 on the entrance exam: “I want  Azerbaijan to turn into a technology hub”  It’s been a while since the entrance exams held during the hot summer and thousands of university applicants became students. 15 of them scored the maximum score of 700. One of those students chose Qafqaz University. Ali Allahverdiyev who was born in Nakhchivan in 1998 discussed the reasons why he chose Qafqaz University. APA news agency presented the interview with the student:    - How did you accomplish getting such a high score on the entrance exam?  - I received my primary education in Zeyba village of Sharur region. Afterwards, I studied at a Turkish high school for four years. I prepared for entrance exams of

В БГУ прошла конференция ученых Азербайджана и Европы в рамках проекта ECONANO

13 November 2015 Friday, views - 144 times

В БГУ прошла конференция ученых Азербайджана и Европы в рамках проекта ECONANO  Баку, 12 ноября,  Сегодня в Бакинском государственном университете (БГУ) состоялась совместная конференция европейских и азербайджанских ученых на тему "Реформа и модернизации куррикулума инженерной экологии на основе нанотехнологии". Мероприятие прошло в рамках реализации грантового проекта ECONANO программы Tempus Европейского союза. Открывая конференцию, ректор БГУ, академик Абель Магеррамов рассказал о важности проекта, в котором наряду с ведущими университетами Италии, Франции и Греции, участвуют БГУ, Университет «Кавказ», Азербайджанский университет архитектуры и строительства, Министерство образования Азербайджана и частная

Economics University held an unofficial meeting of rectors

06 November 2015 Friday, views - 133 times

Economics University held an unofficial meeting of rectors  On November 3, rector of Qafqaz University professor Ahmet Sanic, founder of Khazar University professor Hamlet Isahanli and rector of Khazar University professor Hasan Niknafs visited Azerbaijan State Economic University (UNEC). According to the media service of the university, memorandum of scientific and technical collaboration was signed with both universities. According to the memorandum, trainings will be organized at both universities for professors and lecturers as well for doctoral students. At the same time, professors will advise doctoral students. Additionally, conferences and faculty/student exchange programs will be

Quarterfinal round of “40th ACM ICPC International Programming Competition” (11th Azerbaijan Championship) was held at Qafqaz Un

29 October 2015 Thursday, views - 185 times

Quarterfinal round of “40th ACM ICPC International Programming  Competition” (11th Azerbaijan Championship) was held at Qafqaz  Un    According to Publika.az the competition was held jointly by Qafqaz University, Baku State University, ADA University, NAPCAR, Azerbaijan Branch of IEEE Computer Society and Azerbaijan Branch of ACM.   The competition which took place at Qafqaz University was attended by 55 teams from 15 universities.   The teams were asked to solve 12 algorithmic problems in 5 hours using C, C++, Java programming languages. Assessments were done using online automatic test system PCMS2. According to the results of the competition, first prize (Mammadov, Sarayev, Allahverdiyev), and two second prizes (Valiyev, Ahmadov, Hajiyev

Uuniversities of Azerbaijan are among world universities

26 October 2015 Monday, views - 245 times

Uuniversities of Azerbaijan are among world universities  Three universities of Azerbaijan are among top 150 in Europe. These three universities were listed in the ranking by international ranking organizations QS World University Rankings. According to the information given by ANS PRESS, the list included universities of developing countries in Eastern Europe and Central Asia. The list is being prepared for the second time. In the ranking, Qafqaz University of Azerbaijan was ranked 78, Baku State University was raked 83 and Azerbaijan University of Languages was ranked 101. The top universities in the ranking are following: 1. Moscow State University named after Lomonosov (Russia) 2. Novosibirsk

Finance Day was held at Qafqaz University

26 October 2015 Monday, views - 119 times

Finance Day was held at Qafqaz University  “It is one of our priorities to support social and academic activities of our students. With that purpose, at the beginning of each semester we organize “Finance Day” to analyze and evaluate student accomplishments from the previous semester”. This information was provided by Qafqaz University. The event devoted to the second semester of 2014-15 academic year took place in the conference hall of Economics building on October 14. Fuzuli Aliyev, instructor of Finance department, who opened the event said that the results of the second semester of 2014-15 academic year was satisfactory and the students were active in social

A representative of Macquarie University visited Qafqaz University

26 October 2015 Monday, views - 103 times

A representative of Macquarie University visited Qafqaz University  According to information provided to Piar.Az Michael Aust who was a guest of International Relations Department of the University discussed opportunities for partnership in the area of faculty and student exchange, organizing conferences and other areas. The guest received detailed information about EU projects. The guest, who visited Qafqaz University as a result of the partnership forum between Azerbaijan and Australia which was held at Qafqaz University in 2014, mentioned that he was happy to visit Azerbaijan. It must be noted that Macquarie University which was established in Australia in 1964 is considered one of the best universities of

Discussions in AICT-2015 sessions are going on

21 October 2015 Wednesday, views - 163 times

Discussions in AICT-2015 sessions are going on  9th International Conference on Application of Information Communication Technologies "AICT-2015", which is being held jointly by Qafqaz University of Azerbaijan and South Federal University of Russia in Rostov-Don city of Russia. Accorting to “ICTnews”, 80 speechs on different topics will be discussed in “AICT 2015”, including topics on optimization models of large scale data, seismologic forecasting using acoustic signals and others. This time, the conference is being held in partnership with IEEE of the United States, CeDAWI research center and under the sponsorship of Azerbaijan computer society. The main goal

Our startup project was awarded a certificate in an international competition

21 October 2015 Wednesday, views - 104 times

Our startup project was awarded a certificate in an international competition  An international exhibition titles “ITU Telecom World 2015” was organized by International Telecommunication Union in Budapest (Hungary). During the exhibition a startup competition “ITU Telecom World 2015 Award" was also held. According to the information of Xeberler.az BethClip project which is managed by Rashid Aliyev was awarded a certificate in the nomination of “The best small and medium business” for its special application for mobile phones. It must be noted that 10 projects in this nomination were awarded a certificate. Our project Spinal which became one of the finalists competed against 17 startups but

Fourth Economic Forum was held in Ismayıllı region

21 October 2015 Wednesday, views - 92 times

Fourth Economic Forum was held in Ismayıllı region  According to the information given to Piar.Az the forum was organized jointly by Ministry of Agriculture, Ismayilli region Governor’s Office and Qafqaz University. The fourth Economic forum was attended by representatives of Azerbaijan National Academy of Sciences, scholars in the field of economics, farmers of the region and public representatives. Prior to the official opening of the forum, participants visited the statute of the national leader Heydar Aliyev. Speaking on behalf of the organization committee of the forum, associate professor of Qafqaz University Mayis Azizov informed the participants about the history of the forum. He

Большие данные порождают большие возможности

20 October 2015 Tuesday, views - 116 times

Большие данные порождают большие возможности   Интернет является феноменальной технологией, которая смогла ворваться в нашу жизнь и кардинально ее изменить всего за 20 лет существования. Интернет изменил то, как мы получаем информацию, как развлекаемся, проводим свободное время, покупаем, учимся, общаемся друг с другом и т.д. Возрастающая популярность и широкое использование интернет-сервисов и услуг сопровождается постоянным производством колоссальных объемов данных. На сегодняшний день человечество владеет около 7 Зеттабайт информации, а к 2020 году этот показатель возрастет до 44 Зеттабайт. Для того, чтобы понять, много это или мало, приведем такой пример: если всю эту информацию записать на

New project on vocational education to start with Azercell’s support

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New project on vocational education to start with Azercell’s support   Baku, Azerbaijan, Oct. 13 Trend: Throughout 18 years of its operation Azercell Telecom always supported the development of education and capacity building in Azerbaijan. The company continues its activity in this direction. Thus, Azercell is going to implement new project with British Council in the field of vocational education in ICT and Telecommunication. The vocational education supported by the Ministry of Education is aimed to upgrade knowledge and skills of the students in ICT and Telecommunication and conduct training sessions for teachers at these schools. The major objective of the project titled “Skills for Business

Ministry of Education has announced the next competition for school directors in partnership with Qafqaz University

13 October 2015 Tuesday, views - 119 times

Ministry of Education has announced the next competition for school  directors in partnership with Qafqaz University  According to Publika.az the trainings will include topics on education quality control, legal foundations of education management, computer and education technologies, statistics and analysis in education, management in education, psychological principles in education and financial management in education. Those who want to apply must have higher education and 5 years of teaching experience. Application deadline is October 25. Participants of the training will be selected through 3 step selection process. In the first step, applicants must send their application to email address telim@qu.edu.az. In the next step, applicants will be

Project Development and Technology Transfer Department of “QUTechnopark” started operating

13 October 2015 Tuesday, views - 118 times

Project Development and Technology Transfer Department of “QUTechnopark”  started operating  Project Development and Technology Transfer Department (PDTTD) of QUTechnopark, which aims to support startups and to help existing companies to apply innovation, started operating. Director of Qafqaz University Technopark Isa Qasimov gave information about that. According to him development and application of innovation requires an integrated approach. As a result of such approach, innovations are applied more effectively.    Isa Qasimov mentioned that QUTechnopark’s functions include four directions: innovations aimed at developing the existing (resident) firms; innovations aimed at creating new businesses; studying

Stefani Dufkas gave a seminar to faculty members and students of Qafqaz University planning to continue their education in German

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Stefani Dufkas gave a seminar to faculty members and students of Qafqaz  University planning to continue their education in German  Director of the Baku Center of German Academic Exchange Program (DAAD) Stefani Dufkas met with students and faculty members of Qafqaz University in the university conference hall. The discussion covered topics on master’s studies, summer school and language programs, research centers and DAAD exchange programs. After greeting the students and faculty members of Qafqaz University, S. Dufkas talked about the advantages of education in Germany. Despite being from Germany, Mrs. Dufkas spoke in English, “Here I will speak to you in English. However, if you go to Germany, you will speak in Germany. Don’t be discouraged if you

Azerbaijani startup team offers transferring images from a phone to a computer through “BethClip”

05 October 2015 Monday, views - 125 times

Azerbaijani startup team offers transferring images from a phone to a  computer through “BethClip”  Azerbaijani startup team offers transferring images from a phone to a computer through “BethClip”. “BethClip” project team developed a new application for that purpose. Project leader Reshid Aliyev explained the transfer function of “BethClip” between devices as following: “If you would like to transfer data from one devide to another one, then you need to install “BethClip” app to your devices. Upon selecting the photo, you can press the “Share” button and choose “BethClip” from the list. If you want to attach the image on a “Word” document or any other

German language will be taught to teachers and students from Azerbaijan

28 September 2015 Monday, views - 186 times

German language will be taught to teachers and students from Azerbaijan  Head of Azerbaijan Information Center of DAAD Stefanie Dufaux was at Qafqaz University.  According to information provided by Publika.az , Stefanie Dufaux met with rector of the university Ahmet Sanic and the team of the vice rector for international relations. During the meeting, such matters as holding info day, seminar, summer school and other programs targeted at strengthening the partnership between Qafqaz University and DAAD. Moreover, opportunities of organizing info days targeted at motivating Azerbaijani students and teachers to learn German language, extending the level of partnership between Qafqaz University and German

Azerbaijan could create its own Silicon Valley

16 September 2015 Wednesday, views - 90 times

 Azerbaijan could create its own Silicon Valley By Nigar Orujova Azerbaijan has all the necessary resources to form its own analog of Silicon Valley, said Ali Kutvan, General Director of KoçSistem Azerbaijan. The country has highly qualified and talented specialists in IT whose innovative ideas and solutions can facilitate the integration of Azerbaijan into the world economy, he said. “We signed an agreement with the Azerbaijani Qafqaz University for the establishment of the Research and Development Center,” he said. The center will operate at the University’s High Tech Park, where about 20 specialists will be able to

Azerbaijan could create its own Silicon Valley

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Azerbaijan could create its own Silicon Valley  By Nigar Orujova Azerbaijan has all the necessary resources to form its own analog of Silicon Valley, said Ali Kutvan, General Director of KoçSistem Azerbaijan. The country has highly qualified and talented specialists in IT whose innovative ideas and solutions can facilitate the integration of Azerbaijan into the world economy, he said. “We signed an agreement with the Azerbaijani Qafqaz University for the establishment of the Research and Development Center,” he said. The center will operate at the University’s High Tech Park, where about 20 specialists will be able to carry out their activities in the field of

Day of Knowledge was celebrated at Qafqaz University. First, martyrs were remembered with a minute of silence and the national an

16 September 2015 Wednesday, views - 335 times

Day of Knowledge was celebrated at Qafqaz University. First, martyrs were remembered with a minute of  silence and the national an    Rector of the university Ahmet Sanic greeted the guests. According to him, Qafqaz University, which is one the leading universities of Azerbaijan continues its efforts as a world university. “The number of international students applying to our university is increasing each year. In addition to students from Turkey, Russia, Turkmenistan, Georgia, Uzbekistn, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Iran and Kuwait, students from Korea, Ukraine, Peru, Indonesia, Myanmar, Yemen, Chad and Mozambique are adding color to our university. Graduates of our university are employed or continue their education in 67 countries of the world. 85 percent of our

A research center on ICT was created

15 September 2015 Tuesday, views - 160 times

A research center on ICT was created    IT Center which consists of 20 young experts on information technology was created in Azerbaijan. Information regarding the opening of the center was given to “ICTnews” electronic media service by the director of “Kochsystem- Azerbaijan” Ali Kutvan. He mentioned that the center is located at Qafqaz University:    “We decided to create a center which will conduct research on IT in Azerbaijan”. We are working with Qafqaz University in this regard. We intend to develop new applications. I believe that this center will have a great importance for Azerbaijan. The development of the IT sector is

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