Chinese Language Courses.
Attention of the Students & Listeners!
05.04.2012 | IDEA campaign conducted a meeting at the Western University.
Chinese Language Courses are held at Western University.Those who wish to attend in these courses may apply to "Chinese Language & Culture Center" of Western University on the second floor, room 208.
To protect our environment and to involve youth to this way, IDEA campaign conducted a meeting at the Western University on April 4, 2013. It should be noted that, International Dialogue for Environmental Action is an international campaign launched by Leyla Aliyeva on July 12, 2011 in Baku. . IDEA Projects – both local and international, are aimed at promoting public awareness of environmental issues and encouraging the public to take action. IDEA is all about working with young people to put environmental awareness and action at the heart of family, community and national life. The meeting based on promoting environmental issues, to inform and inspire them on living in harmony with environment, and to let them know about further projects and activity. At the end of the meeting, students shared their interesting points of views and opinions with IDEA.
17.09.2012 | Enrollment in doctorate.
Western University announces enrollment in doctorate and dissertantura (post-graduate) in PhD for 2012 year.
26.04.2012 | Western University to Participate in the Career Week.
A group of professors and students of Western University will participate in the Career Week in hospitality and tourism business to be hosted by Hilton Baku Hotel on April 30 - May 4 from 13:00 till 16:00.
30.11.2011 | Western University has passed accreditation with the highest score among all educational institutions.
The Western University activity has been repeatedly evaluated and appasied by international and national agencies over the 20 years of its existence. The University has been awarded for remarkable achievements in the field of education.
İn the year 2011 Western University successfully passed attestation and accreditation conducted by the Ministry of Education of the Azerbaijan Republic and proved to be an institution that meets the latest requirements and trains high quality specialist. At the meeting of the Accreditation Board Education Minister Misir Mardanov upgraded for its particular commitment to quality of teaching and a pioneer of all innovations. He also emphasized that Western University is distinguished among other universities and has maintained its good reputation over the past 20 years.
27.10.2011 | Thor Heyerdahl and Azerbaijan conference.
Thor Heyerdahl is probably the most famous Norwegian of the twentieth century, having had a long career as an explorer, writer and anthropologist.
Heyerdahl visited Azerbaijan several times and spent his last years working on projects focusing on old connections between Caucasus and Scandinavia.This conference brings together scholars from different fields to discuss Heyerdahl, s ideas and to throw light on the ties between these regions.
One of the meetings of” Tur Heyerdal and Azerbaijan” Baku confrans was taken place on the 26th-29th of October.This meeting was organized with the members of Tur Heyerdal 27th of Oktober, in 2011.
18.10.2011 | Scientific-practic seminar about the independence of our republic.
The 18th of October,in 2011,in the Western University was held the scientific-practic seminar about the independence of our republic.This seminar took place in the Western University and Zenfira Mammadova made a speech at the beginning of this ceremony.After it,all professor and teacher staff made a speech at 11.45 there was displayed the film about the Independence of our republic.At 12.00 for continuning its work,professor-teacher and students staff went to the confrans hall. .In this seminar the participiants and the best article writer were awarded with diploma.
26.05.2010 | Polish ambassador to Azerbaijan visits Western University.
Baku, May 25. Polish ambassador to Azerbaijan Mikhail Labenda has today visited the Western University, where he met students and teaching staff.
Opening the ceremony, professor of the university Fikrat Sadigov said that such meetings give an opportunity to students to analyze current socio-political environment in the society and in the world.
Polish ambassador to Azerbaijan Mikhail Labenda provided information on Poland-European Union and their plans on the Eastern Partnership, international relations and new European Neighbourhood Policy
14.05.2010 | Ambassador Roland Kobia in Western University.
Delegation in Azerbaijan, Ambassador Roland Kobia was hosted at the Western University in Baku. Delegation in Azerbaijan, Ambassador Roland Kobia was hosted at the Western University in Baku. At the meeting organized within the program “Hour of Ambassador”, the diplomat spoke about the European Union, its institutions and organizations, EU-Azerbaijan relations. The event was also dedicated to Europe Day celebrated in the European countries on May 9.
07.05.2010 | “Importance of Bing Ernest” by Oscar Wilde.
The 88 th birthday of the nation wide leader is celebrated with a series of events at wee on the initiative of the students of the western Languages “Importance of Bing Ernest” by a well-known English writer Oscar Wilde has been successfully staged this play is about virtues and vices of human nature. His satirical play touches upon many live matters. It has been repeatedly staged and makes audience laugh a good opportunity for the students to put into practice knowledge they have acquired in the course of instruction. It also revealed our students acting skills. The play which prompted a storm of applause once again called upon students to be noble and humane.
06.05.2010 | Charity fair.
On the 7 th May students of the school of Western Languages held a Charity fair. Such charitable events are held annually the birthday of the nation Wide leader Heydar Aliyev. Our great leader Heydar Aliyev himself always was attentive to and took great care of children deprived of their parents, and played a significant role in their upbringing. Western University carries on this king tradition/ the funds raised in the Clarity Fair have been handed out to various foster homes and home for the elderly people.
22.02.2011 | Exhibition Dedicated to the Tragedy of Khojali.
The exhibition devoted to tragic events of Khojali took place at the Museum of Independence in the 22th of February. Students of 618 “i” and 619 “1” groups exhibited their works.
04.02.2011 | Conference of "Azerbaijan on the way to the development of society: Reality and Perspectives".
2-3 February 2011 a teacher and students group of the Western University took part in the republican scientific-practical conference of young researchers- "Azerbaijan on the way to the development of society: Reality and Perspectives" which dedicated to the Day of Youth. Conference was held in Azerbaijan University.
19.01.2011 | Seminar about tragedy 20 January.
On 19 th of January in Western University with the participation of the faculty “Political Science” was held seminar about tragedy 20 January. The main purpose of the seminar to remember this tragedy, indicate the tragedy of young people as a symbol of the struggle for the independence of Azerbaijan's territorial integrity. Teachers and students of the University made a speech at the seminar.
06.01.2011 | Student of Western University was a first in Georgia
The 11-12 th of December Vusal Mammedov Western University’s student of the first course who studies at the faculty of “Political Sciences” took the first place over the taekwondo which taken in the capital of Georgia in Tbilisi. The competition was held between the adults. By weight 58 kg Vusal Mammedov was awarded a certificate from the president «Georgian Martial Art Confederation» Kakha Basilia.
The 27-28th of October he took the third place in the International Taekwondo Championship which was held in Baku. Competition was held between the sportsman Category A.
08.12.2010 | Who is the Author of “Ali and Nino”?
Our university has organized a meeting with Bety Blair who leads the group of researchers that spent six years to identify the real name of the person who wrote and published “Ali and Nino” novel in 1937, using Qurban Said as the pen-name. The research incorporates people from 18 countries who discovered and analyzed different publications written in more that 10 languages. As a result the author was identified as Jusif Vezir Cheminzaminli. The last issue of the “Azerbaijan International” is devoted to this research. The participants of the meeting could enjoy madam Blairs’ fascinating story and ask questions.
23.11.2010 | The meeting with the ambassador of Italy.
On the November 23rd our university organized a meeting to which the ambassador of Italy in Azerbaijan Mr. Mario Baldi and the deputy military attaché, who arrived from Italian embassy located in Ankara, Mr. Daniel Melis were invited. The meeting was held within the frames of the joint project of Western University and NATO Institute of Cooperation. The main theme of discussion carried the name: «NATO, the European Union and Azerbaijan».
12.11.2010 | International conference!
On November, 12th, 2010 within the limits of the international conference
“Ecological Law And Management” the meeting carrying the name "Youth for
Ecological Progress" has taken place. Participants of a meeting were: Urkhan
Alekperov (Azerbaijan), Lawrence Probst (Austria), Vagar Akhmed (Pakistan),
Sanovsky Victoria (Ukraine), Esenamanova Nurgyul (Kyrgyzstan), Sonitsky Larissa
(Kyrgyzstan), Eli Vajte (USA), Andrea Gabriela Florija (Romania), and also
students and teachers of Western University.
To the attention of the Masters of Western University
To the attention of the Masters of Western University:
The UNESCO/Keizo Obuchi Research Fellowships Programme (UNESCO/Japan Young Researchers' Fellowship Programme) funded under a Japanese Funds-in-Trust for the capacity-building of Human Resources will aim, in particular, to impact on Master’s capacity-building and research activities in the following areas:
Environment (with particular attention to Water Sciences)
Information and Communication Technologies
Peaceful conflict resolution.
Applicants must meet the following general criteria:
Candidates under this Programme must be post-graduate researchers, already holding either an M.A. or M.Sc. degree (or equivalent) and wishing to pursue research work abroad (preferably in their own region) with a view to enhancing knowledge in one of the four specific fields mentioned above.
Candidates must be persons of high intellectual promise with a fluent English who may be expected to make significant contributions to their country on return.
Candidates must be no more than 40 years of age.
Closing date for receipt of applications: 7 January 2011
Deadline for termination of research: December 2012
To the attention of the alumni and students of Western University!
The UNESCO European Center For Higher Education and the Lucian Blaga University of Sibiu have launched a call for papers for their joint international conference “life after graduation”. The conference will include round table presentations and discussions on the research topics of the call papers as well as plenary sessions with speakers representing different stakeholder groups (students, graduates, employers, career guidance services, alumni associations, curriculum development experts, and HEI leaders).
The Conference will be held in Sibiu, Romania on May 19-21.
Deadline: 15 Oct. 2010.
Urgent | Highly qualified teachers of English are required!
Contact person: Saida Gurbanova – the translator of the International Relations Department at Western University.
Phone: (994 12) 4926163
Email: firstname.lastname@example.org; email@example.com
15.09.2010 | The beginning of academic year!
19.05.2010 | Conferences dedicated to the 87th anniversary.
The 4 th of May 2010 Tagiyev Kanan western University’s student who studies at the faculty of “Political Sciences” participated at the conference “The modern economical situation of ecology and its principal; directions in Azerbaijan” The conference was passed at the Business University of Baku and was dedicated to the 87th anniversary of national leader Heydar Aliyev.
30.04.2010 | The XV Students Scientific Conference.
Every year the Azerbaijani people celebrate the birthday of Heydar AliyevAlirza oglu. A nation wide leader, an outstanding state and public figure. On this occasion a wide-range of meeting, conferences, exhibitions and concerts are held throughout Azerbaijan.. The XV Students Scientific Conference held on April 29, 2010 at 11:00 at Western University has dedicated to H. Aliyev’s 87-th anniversary. Professor Fikret Sadigov made an opening speech. Later the conference pursued its work in 3 sections:
18.04.2010 | Exhibition Fashion-Photo-Graphic-Paint.
Economics, Law and Information Systems
Humanitarian Sciences and philology
The seventeenth of April 2010 the students of the faculty “Computer sciences and design” made the exposition under the name “Exhibition Fashion-Photo-Graphic-Paint” in the Western University. The students of the third year Nadya, Gariba, Sevil, Fuad, Indira, Konul, Yana, Ziba, Okuma and the student of the fourth year Nigar exposed their works. The exhibition had a great success. All the guests thanked the authors of this works and wished the further success.
08.04.2010 | The Month of NATO in Azerbaijan.
Related with 61st anniversary of NATO, NATO member States Embassies in Azerbaijan and “NATO Corporation Institute” declared April the month of NATO in Azerbaijan ceremonies will be held due to this item in educational and administrative institutions of our Republic. On 7-th April the meeting dedicated to this item took place at the Western University.
31.03.2010 | 31 March - Art Contest.
On 31 th of March 2010, in the art contest held by the Ministry of Education Gafarova Sabina , the student of the faculty “Computer Sciences and Design” of Western University deserved the 3rd place . So she was presented a diploma and special presents by the Ministry of Education.
30.03.2010 | 31 March –Day of Azerbaijanis Genocide.
On March 30,2010 the event was held about 31 March genocide. The event took place in the conference hall of the Western University. First Jabi Bahramov the professor, teacher in history began his speech. After him, students of Western University began to speak about 31 March genocide. At the end of the event Rauf Ismayilov introduced the exhibition of pictures and photos which were prepared by the students of the University.
18.03.2010 | The joy of “Novruz” at Western University.
This year Novruz holiday was celebrated everywhere and at Western University too. On 18th of March is the official part of Novruz holiday. The students of University made great impression on the participants with their national dances, scenes and lightening the heroes from Azeri movies.
22.01.2010 | The Meeting with Mrs. Anne-Marie Lizin.
On January 22, 2010, at 11: 20 Honorary President of the Belgium
Senate Mrs. Anne-Marie Lizin was guest of the Western University.
She was Member of the European parliament in 1979-1988, from 1988
to 1992 Member of the Belgian government
21.01.2010 | The Meeting with Mr. Walter Fust.
On January 21, 2010, at 11: 20 the Director General of the Global
Humanitarian Forum in Geneva Mr. Walter Fust was guest of the
Western University. He is also a member of the Panel of Advisors of
the United Nations Task Force on ICTs. Walter Fust is chairman
12.01.2010 | The First Azerbaijan Scientific-sports Expedition to the Mountain Mass- the Andes!
Under the direction of the president of Air and Extreme Sports Federation of Azerbaijan- H.Bagirov the first Azerbaijan scientific-sports expedition to the mountain mass- the Andes (Argentina) has finished their work, successfully having accomplished all tasks in view.
15.12.2009 | Round Table.
Western University has been intended holding a few numbers of ceremonies, declaring of 2010 year as “Ecology Year” by our respected President Mr. Ilham Aliyev.
December 15, 2009 round table was held at the Western University on the subject of “Guarding of the Environment for the sake of Present and Future Generations”.
18.09.2009 | The meeting with Mrs. Jolanta Kwaśniewska, Former First Lady of the Republic of Poland.
Mrs. Jolanta Kwaśniewska, Former First Lady of the Republic of Poland (1995 – 2005), Founder and President of the “Communication without Barriers” Foundation, Lawyer was awarded the title of the Honorary Professor of Western University on September, 18, 2009. During the ceremony
18.08.2009 | First Azerbaijan Expedition to Kilimanjaro.
On August 10, 2009 under the leadership of the founder of Western University - Huseyn Baghirov the first Azerbaijan-Africa Expedition took direction from the Arusha city of Tanzania to the highest Peak of the Kilimanjaro mountain Uhuru. The Expedition is implemented under the slogan “AZƏRBAYCAN yeni zirvələrə doğru İLHAMLA irəli”.
10.08.2009 | Expansion of the Azerbaijan-Latvian mutual relations in a sphere of education.
On August, 10th at the western university in frameworks «Azerbaijan-Latvian Forum Business» the official meeting representatives of various educational institutions were which participants has taken place. In the performance Rector Mamedova Zenfira has noted successes of university and its wide international contacts. Applying credit system, the university prepares experts more than on 20 specialties and for a long time has joined Bolonsky process. After that the pro-rector of the Latvian school of management of "Turiba", has told about activity of this higher educational institution. During a party meeting conducted discussion on themes development of an education system and expansion of mutual relations.
01.05.2009 | Meeting with chief of the press-service of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs.
On the 30th of April 2009 was held meeting with chief of the press-service of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Azerbaijan Republic Elkhan Polukhov on the occasion of national leader Heydar Aliyev's 86th anniversary with professor-teacher staff of the West university in the theme of " Basic priorities and features of the foreign policy and diplomacy of Azerbaijan".
03.04.2009 | Meeting with official
representative of the WTO professor John Hancock.
From 30th March to 3rd April the Course of corresponding training was organized by the
Diplomatic Academy of the Azerbaijan Republic for young diplomats newly accepted
to work for the Ministry of Foreign Affairs in the theme of "International Trade
relations and Diplomacy , World Trade Organization and its main principals" in
Baku. Connected with this Ministry of Foreign Affairs has appealed to the World
Trade Organization and secretaryship of World Trade Organization has sent two
representatives to Baku in the frame of technical help shown to Azerbaijan.
03.03.2009 | The Meeting with the Ambassador of Korea in Azerbaijan Ku Lvang Chul.
The financial problem that spread all over the world is in the center of each person.
In March 3, 2009, the Ambassador of Korea in Azerbaijan Ku Lvang Chul performed in front of students and teachers of Western University with the lecture “The economical crisis and future perspectives”.
After the lecture Ku Lvang Chul answered the questions of students and teachers.
09.02.2009 | The meeting with David Plouffe, the chief campaign manager for President Barak Obama’s presidential campaign
The meeting with David Plouffe, an American political strategist best known as the chief campaign manager for Barack Obama's successful 2008 presidential campaign in the United States, was held at Western University on February 9, 2009.
D. Plouffe delivered lecture on “Integration of modern information technologies in election campaigns” as well as answered students’ and teachers’ questions on the topic. The meeting was participated by as many as 150 professors and students.
At the end of the meeting, the guest was presented a memory gift from Western University.
As was mentioned, D. Plouffe was the head of President Barack Obama’s presidential campaign.
After winning the election on November 4th, 2008 B. Obama credited D. Plouffe in his acceptance speech, calling him "the hero of this campaign”, He also stated that D. Plouffe built the best political campaign in the history of the United States of America.
“The New Republic” magazine also named D. Plouffe as a person who brought success to B. Obama.