Scholarship: Study in Azerbaijan

What's it all about?

Khazar University is offering a merit based scholarship for nationals of all countries for potential students at both an undergraduate (bachelor) and graduate (master and PhD) levels of study. The scholarship will cover the cost of tuition for one academic year, and is subject to prolongation based on the academic performance of the student. Khazar University is the first private University in the South Caucasus that started implementing international education programs with English language as a medium of instruction.

Khazar University is located in Baku, Azerbaijan. Baku is the capital and largest city of Azerbaijan. The city is the scientific, cultural, and industrial centre of Azerbaijan - it is described as the architectural cross between Paris and Dubai, blending East and West while rapidly modernizing. 

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What does it cover?

The Khazar University International Scholarship Programme covers the cost the full  tuition for one academic year, and is subject to prolongation for the entire period of study based on the academic performance of the grantee. The scholarship does not cover the cost of living, travel, or other expenses.

What can I study?

KUISP is available for potential students, both graduate and undergraduate, at all four schools of the university. Below are the available programmes at Khazar University in the 2016-2017 academic year. The details for the academic programmes that will be available for the 2017-2018 year will be announced in the fall of 2016.

Bachelor Master PhD
  • BS in Computer Science
  • BS in Computer Engineering
  • BS in Petroleum Engineering
  • BS in Chemical Engineering
  • BS in Mechanical Engineering
  • BA in Area Studies (European Studies)
  • BA in International Relations
  • BA in Political Science
  • BBA (General)
  • BBA in Management
  • BBA in Marketing
  • BBA in Finance
  • BBA in Accounting
  • BBA in Economics
  • BA in Foreign Language Education: English
  • MS in Computer Engineering
  • MS in Petroleum Engineering
  • MA in Political Science
  • MA in International Relations
  • MA in Area Studies (European Studies)
  • MBA (General)
  • MBA in Finance
  • MA in Educational Administration
  • Biochemistry
  • Petroleum Geoscience
  • Petroleum Engineering
  • International Relations
  • Political Theory
  • Business Administration
  • World Economy
  • General Economics
  • Educational Administration


The successful applicants should meet the following criteria:

  • Good academic performance records of the previous education stage 
  • Good English language skills. Standardized English language test scores are not compulsory. However, the applicants with standardized scores (valid TOEFL/IELTS scores: expired scores are not accepted) will have competitive advantage. Holders of International Bachelor degree certificates or diplomas from a high school with English as a major medium of instruction do not need a language skill justification document.
  • Motivated to study at Khazar University
  • Good communication skills and sociability

When is the deadline?

Applications for the 2017 - 2018 academic year will be announced in the fall of 2016.