Khazar University was established on March 18, 1991 as Azerbaijan University with English as a medium of instruction to satisfy a great necessity of the country in qualified English speaking specialists. In 1992 Azerbaijan University was renamed to Khazar University according to the decision of the Academic Council of the University. Khazar University is a private educational institution for undergraduate, graduate and professional studies promoting advanced study and research, educational policy and development in the Republic of Azerbaijan. It is also the first University in Azerbaijan composed of multiple independent schools united by the same academic policy and principles, which offer a wide scope of diverse majors in Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences, Architecture, Engineering and Applied Sciences, Economics, Management and Business Administration, Education.
Khazar University key staff members:
Prof. Mukhtar Hajizada - Jean Monnet Professor of European Studies and Head of the Department of Political Science and International Relations at Khazar University, academic coordinator and a member of teaching staff
Dr. Azad Garibov - PhD candidate at the Department of Political Science and International Relations of Khazar University, member of teaching staff
Dr. Rashad Huseynov - an Associate Professor and lectures on Foundations of Security Studies and International Organizations at undergraduate and postgraduate levels, member of teaching staff.