İnternational scientific-practical conference on “internationalization of higher

education and promotion of competitiveness in Azerbaijan " dedicated to

the 96th anniversary of national leader Heydar Aliyev

On May 2-3, 2019, hosted an international scientific-practical conference on “İnternationalization of higher education and promotion of competitiveness in Azerbaijan” dedicated to the 96th anniversary of national leader Heydar Aliyev was held at Baku Business University. The purpose of the conference is to internationalize higher education and improve competitiveness, analyze the results of the development of the education system and identify ways to solve the tasks set for a more successful continuation of this process in the future. Rector of Baku Business University, doctor of economic science professor Ibad Abbasov opened the conference with greeting the participants of the event and briefly talked about the urgency, purpose, essence of the conference and the issues to be discussed. Then he wished success to the conference.

12 scientists from 9 higher education institutions of 6 countries took part in the event. Full member of ANCA d.e. professor Ziyad Samadzade, corresponding member of Anas, d.e. professor Akif Musayev, corresponding member of Anas, d.e,Professor, honored scientist Ali Nuriyev, vice-president of the State Oil Companythe d.e, Suleyman Gasimov, head of the Department of Baku Business University d.e, prof. Selim Muslumov, d.e, prof. Islam Ibrahimov, chairman of YAP Yasamal District organization, Assoc. TAGI Ahmadov, as well as well-known scientists from the Russian Federation, England, Bulgaria, Lithuania, Ukraine, the Republic of Georgia and other countries made interesting reports on the topic. The conference continued its work with the speeches of scientists and researchers.

Azerbaijan State Universitete was represented by Sabina Guliyeva, director of the EQAC project, Samira Ahmadova, head of the International Relations sector, university manager of the EQAC project, Uzayir Zeynalov, director of the Career Center of the eqac project.