About Darband Branch
Darbnd branch was established by our National Leader Heydar Aliyev’s own initiative and assignment in 1993.
The Branch was led by Professor Kerimov Rahman Yuzbash oghlu since its establishment until October of 2000. Beginning from the middle of 2000 to present the Director of the Branch is Professor Goyushov Rovshan Jahandar.
The new training complex of Darband branch of the University of Economics has been constructed under the instruction of the President of the Republic of Azerbaijan and was put into operation. The training complex is suitable for training of 1500 students. The Campus-type new training complex consists of a dormitory for 200 students, a library, a canteen, a sports hall and a pool, and a lyceum for 200 students.
The Branch is provided with modern computer rooms, a library provided with modern books, a reading hall, and so on. Lecturers constantly work out scientific-research works; make reports in the republic and international conferences.
The Branch has been awarded licenses and accreditation on the above mentioned specialties by Azerbaijan Republic Ministry of Education. Every year the admission of students to the branch is carried out both chargeable and free of charge as well.
Bachelors on 4 specialties are developed in the branch:
A license for the activity of Darband branch of Azerbaijan State University of Economics was given by the decree 2220 signed on November 25 2015 by the Ministry of Science and Education of Russian Federation. The development of professionals on undergraduate level of higher education in economics was considered necessary. The Admission Rules undergraduate level of higher education for 2016/2017 academic years of Darband Branch of Azerbaijan State University of Economics were developed in accordance with the decree 1147 signed on October 14 2015 by the Ministry of Science and Education of Russian Federation. The Admission Rules were approved by Azerbaijan State University of Economics Academic Council’s decree 142 signed on December 25 2015.
The Branch started its activity upon relevant decisions of Council of Ministers of Dagestan Republic and the Cabinet of Ministers of Azerbaijan Republic in 1993. The establishment of the branch is mainly targeted to provide Darband city of Dagestan Republic of the Russian Federation, where Azeri people live very closely, with the qualified economists.
Leading professors and teachers of the university take active part in the teaching process of the Darband Branch. Advanced teaching staff conducts here lectures and seminars in accordance with the modern technologies. As the lectures and seminars are conducted in Russian, qualified teachers of the university in this field are gradually sent on business to the branch.
Dr. of Economic Sciences of the Russian Federation, Professor of the Department of “Finance and Financial Institutions” Elnur Sadigov conducts at the branch major disciplines in Finance and credit. E.Sadigov was provided with the certificate to carry out higher educational performance in Finance, Money Turnover and Credit in the territory of the Russian Federation by the Ministry of Science and Education of the Russian Federation on May 12 2015. Associate Professor of the Department of “Statistics” Ramiz Javadov conducts classes in Accounting and Audit and Associate Professor of the Department “Economy and Protection of Environment Vahid Aghayev in General Economics.
An official opening of the Branch of Azerbaijan State University of Economics situated in Darband city of the Russian Federation Dagestan Republic on November 28. Speaking about the Darband Branch UNEC Rector A.Muradov said teaching here is conducted in 4 majors in Finance, Accounting and Audit, Economics and World Economy. Teaching is developed in accordance with the curriculum of the Russian University of Economics named after Plekhanov. The academic staff is mainly consists of the citizens of the Russian Federation. In addition, UNEC’s leading professors and teachers lecture in the branch. In general, salaries of the branch’s pedagogical staff are twice more than the relevant average indicator of Dagestan Republic. Rector said that admission to UNEC’s Darband Branch is performed in accordance with the admission of students in Russian Federation.
The total area of UNEC’s Darband Branch is 11000 sq/m. There are 32 auditoriums in the branch for the training of 1000 students in one shift. Lecture rooms of the branch, which has all necessary infrastructures, are equipped with projectors and computer hardware. Specialized rooms for all disciplines are also available. Library and reading hall, computer and language laboratories, sports and aerobics halls, health center and 100-place canteen which meets modern requirements. The assembly hall of the branch is intended for 284 people. Centralized heating, autonomous substation and 80 cubic-meter reservoir are also available. A 100 megabyte Internet network has been laid. The Darband Branch is provided with a full video observation system.