WP1 – Report on the State of the Art of Doctoral Studies in Azerbaijan

The strengthening of international cooperation through partnerships in research and development between Europe and Azerbaijan implies to have common references in terms of higher education standards. In this context, the NIZAMI partnership proposes restructuring and developing doctoral education in Azerbaijan through exchanges of expertise and good practices between teachers, researchers and experimented professionals from both sides. Therefore, to reach this objective, this report has been designed by Azerbaijani partners to give a concrete vision of doctoral studies and their current structures in Azerbaijan.