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Azerbaijan Government Scholarships

Azerbaijan Government Scholarships







Fully Funded


BSc, MSc & Ph.D

May 20, 2024

More details :

The Ministries of Foreign Affairs and Science and Education of Azerbaijan are inviting applications for the “Heydar Aliyev - International Education Grant Program” for the academic year 2024-2025. This scholarship, funded by the Government of Azerbaijan, is offered annually for a period of 5 years. It provides an opportunity for selected candidates to study in Azerbaijan’s leading universities at various levels.

Eligibility :

The scholarship is open to 100 international students annually from:

  • Member states of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation

  • Member states of the Non-Aligned Movement

  • Small Island Developing States

  • Countries sharing common cultural, ethnic and historical ties with Azerbaijan

Required documents :
  • Completed nomination form

  • Copy of Diplomas and Transcripts from prior High School or Higher Education Institution

  • Copy of the medical certificate (including HIV/AIDS, Hepatitis B/C tests)

  • Copy of a valid passport

  • CV or Resume

How to apply :

The application process involves two stages. First, applicants must submit the required documents to the relevant government authorities of their country for official nomination. The deadline for this stage is May 20, 2024. If nominated, candidates will then apply through the Study in Azerbaijan Centralized Admission Service (SIACAS) website from June 16 to July 1, 2024.

The Scholarship Benefits:
  • Tuition fees and language preparatory courses

  • An international economy class flight ticket to and from Baku, Azerbaijan once a year

  • Monthly allowance of 800 AZN (470 USD) for accommodation, daily expenses, educational materials

  • Yearly allowance of 200 AZN (117 USD) for medical care and medication

  • A single entry visa to Azerbaijan and a temporary residence permit for each academic year

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