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Azerbaijan Technological University

The Azerbaijan Technological University [1]trains mechanical and technological engineers in the fields of textile, light, and food industries. It is located in Ganja, Azerbaijan and was established in 1981.[2]

Azerbaijan Technological University
Azərbaycan Texnologiya Universiteti


Based on the presidential decree on “Improvement of the educational system” dated 13 August 2000, the Azerbaijan Technological University was founded on October 11, 2000. The university was established by the expansion of the branches of the Azerbaijan Technological Institute by the order of the Ministry of Education of the Republic of Azerbaijan[3].

The Azerbaijan Technology Institute[4] was founded by the initiation of Heydar Aliyev in 1980.

There are four faculties, a department of postgraduate and master studies, research sector, library, resource center for the English language, computer and information center, industrial labs, and a gym at the university.[2]


By the presidential decree dated March 13, 2013, Akif Shamil oglu Suleymanov was appointed as a rector of the Azerbaijan Technological University.[5]


Faculty of Mechanics and Metallurgical engineeringEdit

The faculty was established under the name of “Mechanics” in 1979[6]. There are six specialties within the faculty:[2]

Faculty of Food and TextileEdit

  • Service in the sociocultural sphere
  • Tourism and hotel business
  • Engineering of food
  • Technology and consumer goods marketing
  • Technology consumer goods
  • Metrology, Standardization and Certification
  • Design

Faculty of Automation Telecommunication and Information TechnologyEdit

The faculty was created in 1989.[2]

  • Customs Expertise
  • Communication system and communication center
  • Environmental Engineering
  • Environmental protection and efficient use of natural resources
  • Expertise of consumer goods and marketing
  • State and municipal management
  • Technology of Consumer
  • Legal economy settlement


  1. ^ "Azerbaijan Technological University". Retrieved 2019-05-05.
  2. ^ a b c d "Azerbaijan Technological University". Retrieved 2018-10-31.
  3. ^ "Organisations: Azerbaijan Technical University: Azerbaijan Technical University, Baku, Azerbaijan". Retrieved 2019-05-05.
  4. ^ "Azerbaijan Technological University | Ranking & Review". Retrieved 2019-05-05.
  5. ^ "Azərbaycan Prezidentinin Rəsmi internet səhifəsi - SƏNƏDLƏR » Sərəncamlar". (in Azerbaijani). Retrieved 2018-10-31.
  6. ^ Agency, Goweb Creative. "Baku Education Information Center". Baku Education Information Center. Retrieved 2019-05-05.