On 14th of November has started8th Azerbaijan International Environmental Exhibition Caspian Ecology 2017 in Baku Expo Center. Western Caspian University (Western University) also participates in the exhibition. The School of High Technologies and Innovative Engineering is at the exhibition. The exhibition is an important event in the field of ecology and environmental protection both in the Caspian and Caucasus regions. Caspian Ecology 2017 is supported by the ETSN as well as by the IDEA Public Union. The organizer of the exhibition is Caspian Event Organizers.
Western Caspian University (Western University) continues cooperation with Paris Sorbonne University (Abu Dhabi). Lessons have started at this week, planning next courses within the framework of the Partnership in the French Basic Program. Successful graduates of this program receive a diploma from Paris Sorbonne University and this diploma provides them the opportunity to successfully continue their education at French universities. Opening ceremony were attended by ambassador of France to Azerbaijan Mrs. Aurelia Bushes, the rector of Western Caspian University Andris Leitas, Imran Mukhtarov representative of the Sorbonne Abu Dhabi University in Paris for partnership issues and other guests in the opening ceremony, highlighting the importance of the program for Azerbaijani students and its' role in strengthening the relations between the two countries.
Taking into consideration the significant role of knowledge of English language in the labor market, as well as the knowledge of English language proficiency, at present moment Western Caspian University (Western University) is organizing an intensive English language course. Diagnostic examinations were conducted to determine the level of students' knowledge for quality organization of these lessons. Diagnostic exams have been identified for which level the student meets and the grouping is based on this principle and currently we have the lectures of the professors and lecturers from the United States and Europe's prestigious higher education institutions, listening freely and regularly enriching with the latest published material to benefit from our library and to take part in our international educational projects, Western University is organizing intensive courses to increase students' English language proficiency levels. Students 'Progress Exams are currently underway in order to track the dynamics of students' knowledge level and to ensure the transition to the next level.
The event dedicated to the Flag Day was held at West Kaspi University (Western University). There was mentioned that according to the law of President Ilham Aliyev on the date 17 November, 2009, establishment of the "Day of the State Flag" 9 November is celebrated as "Day of the State Flag" in our country.
Western University takes steps to adapt the structure of the to the modern university structure. At present, consistent measures are being taken to strengthen the infrastructure and material and technical basis of the university. There are established modern, unique laboratories in different spheres and this process is still continuing. At the same time, consistent work is being done to update the teaching methodology and bring it to the highest international standards. The position of the Board of Trustees of Western University is the university should be not only the leading university in the country and become the leading university in the region.
There is created Technopark at West Caspian University, which has been consistently implementing innovative projects in ten decades. Technopark will include Business-Incubation Center, Technological Transfer Office, Mechatronics and Robotics Laboratory, Idea Bank and other centers. There will be provided free access to technopark . So, students and entrants with ideas or projects will be able to get support from the technopark. Students of Western Caspian University will be able to have their own business, implement their business projects at the university and have their own business.
There was established eco club in Western Caspian University. There will be discussing current environmental issues, regarding the newly opened environmental engineering, forestry, forestry and wood processing technology and biology by lecturers of the Department of Ecologystudents. At the same time, international and local experts will be invited for meetings, workshops. The club will also support students to participate in local and international projects related to this area.
Applied Political Science Center was established at Western Caspain University. Leading the Center was entrusted to a well-known political analyst, head of Atlas Research Center, Elkhan Shahinoglu.
Today well-known expert on international conflicts, head of the Baku International Multiculturalism Center in Israel Arye Gut met academic staff and students of Western University.