The Azerbaijan State Agricultural University (ADAU), in accordance with the Memorandum of Understanding signed with Ege University of Türkiye, as well as the protocol approved by the Ministry of Education of the Republic of Azerbaijan and the Higher Education Council of Türkiye, in the academic year 2020/2021 in accordance with the "State Program for the improvement of international competitiveness of higher education in the Republic of Azerbaijan for 2019-2023", approved by the Order of President of the Republic of Azerbaijan on November 16, 2018, announces admission of students for international double diploma program only on a state order (free of charge) for specialties like "Agroengineering", "Economics", "Plant protection" and "Agronomy".
Bilateral signing of agreement between Ege University and the Azerbaijan State Agricultural University on double diploma program.
Minister of Education Emin Amrullayev, who attended the signing ceremony of double diploma program between the Azerbaijan State Agricultural University (ADAU) and Ege University of Türkiye, which was held online on August 9, noted the importance of double diploma program and stressed that such cooperation will further deepen relations in the field of education between the two countries.
Deputy Minister of Agriculture Ilhama Gadimova, the rector of Ege University Nejdet Budak and the rector of ADAU Ibrahim Jafarov, who were present at the signing ceremony, appreciated the increased cooperation between the two institutions of higher education as an important step and expressed gratitude to everyone who has contributed to this cause.
Admission of students will be based on the results of entrance exams held by the State Examination Center of the Republic of Azerbaijan to higher education institutions.
Under the program, starting from 2021, each year 120 students will study 3 years at ADAU and 1 year at Ege University free of charge. The double diploma program provides funding under the "State Program to Enhance the International Competitiveness of the Higher Education System in the Republic of Azerbaijan for 2019-2023."
Part of the training and internship process, culminating in the issuance of diplomas from both institutions of higher education, will be organized at Ege University. In addition, classes will be taught by professional teachers and professors from both institutions of higher education. All the expenses for the period of training of students will be paid by the State Oil Fund of the Republic of Azerbaijan in the framework of the state program. These expenses include tuition fees, registration fees, the cost of access to teaching materials and electronic information resources, training at Ege University, the cost of the Summer School and participation in industrial practice. Students will be provided with a monthly incentive scholarship.
It should be noted that Ege University started its activities in accordance with the Law of Türkiye No. 6595 dated May 20, 1955 on March 9, 1956 as the first Aegean University, the 4th University of Türkiye in Izmir. This institution of higher education, known not only in Türkiye but all over the world for the quality of education, has about 70 thousand students. The university was included in international rankings - Times Higher Education (THE) World University Rankings and Academic Ranking of World Universities (Shanghai).
The teaching staff of Ege University invited to ADAU within the framework of the international double diploma program realized between the Azerbaijan State Agricultural University (ADAU) and Ege University of Türkiye is holding seminars at the faculties of the university for the improvement of the quality of education.
Address to applicants by Prof. Dr. Necdet Budak, Rector of Ege University of Türkiye.
Visit of a delegation headed by the Rector of Ege University of the Republic of Türkiye Prof. Dr. Nejdet Budak on 11-13 May 2022 To the Azerbaijan State Agricultural University
Head of Ganja Executive Power Niyazi Bayramov met with the delegation headed by the Rector of Ege University of the Republic of Türkiye prof.Dr.Nejdet Budak.
The meeting was attended by the Rector of the Azerbaijan State Agricultural University, Corresponding Member of ANAS, Prof. Ibrahim Jafarov, Dean of Faculty of Agriculture of Ege University Prof. Dr. Banu Yujel, Head of Food Engineering Department Prof. Dr. Shebnem Tavman, Researcher of Food Engineering Department Prof. Dr. Ilkin Shungunov.
Before the meeting the guests visited the monument of great leader Heydar Aliyev in the main square of the city and laid flowers at it.
The guests also met with Consul General of Türkiye in Ganja Zaki Ozturk. It was noted at the meeting that the relations between the two brotherly countries are at a high level in all spheres in the field of education. The double diploma program implemented between ADAU and Ege University is a vivid example of this relationship.
After the meeting the delegation of Ege University visited secondary school No 39 named after Mir Jalal Pashayev. The school met with a modern classroom, held a meeting with young teachers and told them about Ege University.
Steering Committee Meeting of International Double Diploma Program between the Azerbaijan State Agricultural University (ADAU) and Ege University was held on May 11th, 2022.
The aim of the meeting was to discuss the current state of implementation of the double diploma program and the challenges ahead.
On the second day of the visit to the Azerbaijan State Agricultural University, the delegation led by the Rector of Ege University Nejdet Budak familiarized themselves with the material and technical base of the university.
A delegation of the Faculty of Soil Science, Agrochemistry and Veterinary Medicine of ADAU got acquainted with the modern conditions created here for students on site, visited modern classrooms and laboratories.
Visitors of the soil science laboratory were given detailed information on analyses conducted here. Then the exhibits displayed at the Museum of Pathological Anatomy of the Faculty of Veterinary Medicine were examined.
Nejdet Budak then gave a lecture to young teachers and researchers at the University's Student House No 2.
On the same day, a meeting was held with double diploma program students.
The meeting was attended by the Rector of ADAU, Corresponding Member of ANAS, Prof. Ibrahim Jafarov, Rector of Ege University Prof. Dr. Nejdet Budak, Dean of the Faculty of Agriculture of Ege University Prof. Dr. Banu Yujel, the Vice-rector for Academic Affairs of ADAU, Associate Professor Anar Khatamov and the scientists of Ege University scientists who have taught at ADAU under the double diploma program. At the event, certificates were awarded to students who had volunteered for three months in the Information and Coordination Office of the Double Diploma Program.
The Ganja Chamber Orchestra of the Ganja State Philharmonic organized a concert program for participants of the double diploma program.
A concert program prepared by the Ganja State Philharmonic Chamber Orchestra was presented to the participants. The concert program was prepared by the chamber orchestra of the Ganja State Philharmonic Society named after F.Amirov. The program welcomed the performances of pop ensembles "Khamsa" and "Goygol". Then songs "The Black Sea was raging", "Azerbaijan" by Muslim Magomayev were performed on the verses of Ahmad Javad, the poet of independence.
On the last day of the visit, the guests were introduced to the process of conducting molecular analyses at the Biotechnology Center of the university in order to determine the resistance of plants to various stress factors and diseases.
The Turkish delegation paid tribute to the memory of the city residents killed by Armenian terrorism in Ganja.
The guests visited the mausoleum of Nizami Ganjavi. They laid flowers at the tomb of the great Azerbaijani poet and paid tribute to his memory.
Then the Turkish delegation went for a walk through the city's Central Market.
A regular meeting of the steering committee of the International Double Diploma Program implemented by the Azerbaijan State Agricultural University and Ege University of Türkiye was held on May 13, 2022. Issues on the agenda were discussed at the meeting: evaluation of joint cooperation, work on career planning and so on.
The event was attended by the rector of ADAU, corresponding member of ANAS, Prof. Ibrahim Jafarov, the rector of Ege University, Prof. Dr. Nejdet Budak, Advisor to the Minister of Education Nijat Mammadli, the Deputy Head of the Department of Human Resources of the Ministry of Agriculture Emin Aliyev, Dean of the Faculty of Agriculture of Ege University Banu Yujel, the Head of the management team of the "State Program to improve the international competitiveness of higher education system in Azerbaijan Republic for 2019-2023" Turan Topalova, the Chief Advisor of the Ministry of Education Vusala Gurbanova, the Vice Rector for Academic Affairs of ADAU, Associate Professor Anar Hatamov and others.
At the meeting, the Rector of ADAU Ibrahim Jafarov and the Rector of Ege University Nejdet Budak signed a bilateral agreement on cooperation. The purpose of the agreement is to promote mutual research work, exchange of students and joint exchange of academic information, publications.
Visit of the delegation of Ege University of the Republic of Türkiye on 11-13 May to the Azerbaijan State Agricultural University