Monday 04 December 2017 -
10:00 to 18:00

British Council Azerbaijan in partnership with the Institute of Education of the Republic of Azerbaijan will organize one-day symposium on Higher Education and Economic Development: Innovation, Entrepreneurship and Financial Sustainability of Universities on 04 December, 2017. 

The aim of the symposium is to bring together higher education leaders (rectors, vice-rectors, and deans) in Azerbaijan to discuss impact of higher education on the economic development of the country through developing and supporting entrepreneurship and innovation. The event will involve presentations by the experts from the UK Universities and series of parallel workshops on practical skills in innovation management, strategies for establishing entrepreneurial universities as well as diverse models of funding of universities.

The venue of the event will be confirmed soon.

The event is open for registration by the decision makers (rectors, vice-rectors, deans, and heads of departments) from the higher education institutions in Azerbaijan. 

For participation please fill in the Registration Form and send to mailto: by 27 November, 2017.

For more information about the event please contact Nigar Nasrullayeva, Education Officer by e-mail: