He was born in Tijran village of Ismayilli region of Azerbaijan Republic in 1940
1947-1957 – Secondary school of Tijran village of Ismayilli region
1957-1962 – Azerbaijan Institute of Oil and Chemistry (Azerbaijan State Oil Academy)
1966 – Candidate of Economics
1985 – Doctor of Economics
1986 – Professor
1962-1965 – Shirvan Oil and Gas extraction office, economist, senior economist
1965-1968 – Azerbaijan Institute of Oil and Chemistry, full-timepost-graduation
1968-1983 – Scientific-research Institute of Economics under the Planning Committee of the Republic of Azerbaijan, Head of the Sector, Head of the Department
1983-1992 – Azerbaijan Institute of Technology, Head of the Chair
1992-2011 – Azerbaijan State University of Economics, Head of the Chair
Prof. A.B.Abbasov ia the author of about 185 scientific works, as well as 15 books, monographs, textbooks and training aids about the pressing problems of the national economy.
Alijan Bayramali oghlu Abbasov was awarded with the honorary title “Distinguished Teacher” of the Republic of Azerbaijan for his efficient scientific-pedagogical activity with the Decree №1430 dated 24 April 2006 by the President of the Republic of Azerbaijan.
He is married, has two children and four grandchildren.