Welcome To Khazar University !

Khazar University Khazar University was established on March 18, 1991 according to resolution N 41 of the Cabinet of the Ministers of Azerbaijan Republic as Azerbaijan University with English as a medium of instruction to satisfy a great necessity of the country in qualified English speaking specialists.
In 1992 Azerbaijan University was renamed to Khazar University according to the decision of the Academic Council of the University.
In Azerbaijan, Khazar University is recognized for providing innovative Western-style education on all levels: undergraduate, graduate, and doctoral. It also runs a lab school (Dunya School) with programs on kindergarten, elementary and secondary school levels.


About University

Khazar University was established on March 18, 1991 according to resolution N 41 of the Cabinet of the Ministers of Azerbaijan Republic as Azerbaijan University with English as a medium of instruction to satisfy a great necessity of the country in qualified English speaking specialists.
In 1992 Azerbaijan University was renamed to Khazar University according to the decision of the Academic Council of the University.

Recognition :

  • On April 10, 1993 the 0/1st resolution of the State Accreditation Commission of the Ministry of Education endowed Khazar University the right to train specialists in various fields of Sciences and Engineering, Arts and Humanities, Social Studies, Law, Management, Medicine.
  • In 1995 Khazar University was accredited by the State Accreditation Commission for Private Universities. All schools of the University received full accreditation.
  • In 1997 the Khazar University academic programs including graduate programs were fully accredited by the Ministry of Education and Council of Ministers.
  • On July 10, 2002 all academic programs of Khazar University were fully accredited by the Ministry of Education.

Khazar University is:

  • A private educational institution for undergraduate, graduate and professional studies promoting advanced study and research, educational policy and development in the Republic of Azerbaijan.
  • Khazar is the first private University in Azerbaijan and in the countries of the former Soviet Union.
  • The first in Azerbaijan to apply a flexible credit-based education model.
  • The first University in Azerbaijan composed of multiple independent schools united by the same academic policy and principles, which offer a wide scope of diverse majors in Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences, Architecture, Engineering and Applied Sciences, Economics, Management and Business Administration, Law, Education, Medicine, and Public Health.

Academic Information

In Azerbaijan, Khazar University is recognized for providing innovative Western-style education on all levels: undergraduate, graduate, and doctoral. It also runs a lab school (Dunya School) with programs on kindergarten, elementary and secondary school levels.

Khazar University has a faculty of about 250 lecturers, many of whom were educated and/or trained in Europe or the United States. Khazar University is the pioneer in Azerbaijan of a flexible student-centered credit accumulation system. Khazar’s curricula aim to meet the standards of top universities in advanced industrialized democracies. The primary language of instruction at Khazar is English. These factors aim to increase the academic and professional opportunities for the students and train them to work in a globalizing international environment.

There are four schools (colleges) operating within Khazar University:

  • School of Engineering and Applied Science
  • School of Economics and Management
  • School of Humanities and Social Science
  • School of Education

Admission Procedure

Khazar welcomes applications from all qualified students regardless of race, national or ethnic origin, gender, religion, handicap, political or cultural background.

Admission is a selective process and meeting the minimum standards will not necessarily guarantee acceptance.

The admission process depends upon a student's educational background.

A graduate of an accredited secondary school will be considered as pre-freshman.

Applicants must select their school and select even their major in some schools at the time they fill out Khazar Application Form for admission.

Thus, Freshman students should be enrolled in a specific school of Khazar University.

At the same time, if a student is not certain of his/her field of study, he/she may apply for changing the school or the major.

Applications for admission are generally accepted for any of the Fall and Spring semesters at the end of the previous semester, although some schools or departments may limit the admission only to the Fall semester.

Usually, unless otherwise specified, application deadlines are September 10 for the Fall semester and February 10 for the Spring semester.

Generally, admission to advance degree program is effective at the end of the Fall and Spring semesters.

Khazar University is one of the finest universities in Azerbaijan. The university draws students from all over Azerbaijan and all over the world.

Department Of University

The Department includes the following departments:

  • Azerbaijani Language and Literature
  • Biomedical Engineering
  • Biological Sciences
  • Chemistry
  • Civil Engineering
  • Chemical Engineering
  • Computer Science
  • Languages and Culture
  • Economics and Management
  • Electronics, Telecommunications and Radio Engineering
  • Petroleum Engineering
  • Philosophy and Sociology
  • Geography and Environment
  • English Language and Literature

Required Documents for Admission

  • Birth Certificate of Applicant (Original) and Photocopy
  • SLC Marksheet
  • 10+2 Marksheet
  • Color Photo, White background, Size: 35*45cm (20 Copies).

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