State University of Economics founded in 1930, is one of the largest higher
education institutions in the Southern Caucasus. It is the only university in
the country providing higher education in 4 languages - Azerbaijani, Turkish,
English and Russian. This university is the only officially licensed higher
education institution in Russia. UNEC offers bachelors, masters and doctoral
degrees. Bachelors and master’s degrees are taught in economics, engineering
and technology. There are 10 faculties in 22 specialities at the bachelor’s
level. A total of about 20,000 students study at UNEC. Furthermore,
about 400 students: masters and doctoral students from 34 countries are
being educated at the university.
more than 1000 teachers, including 120 professors, 600 associate professors,
including full members of ANAS, New York Academy of Sciences, laureates of the
State Prize, honoured lecturers and scientists.
implements dual degree programs with bachelors and master’s degrees
with the world’s leading universities. It has been a leader in the country in
QS, Webometrics and other international rankings.