Rector of Baku State University (BSU), academician Abel Maharramov received the rector of the University of Ataturk, Prof. Dr. Hikmet Kochak. Academician Abel Maharramov told the guest about establishment and development of the Baku State University. He highlighted the relations with Turkish universities and noted the possibility of implementing joint programs and projects, as well as exchange of students and teachers.
With support of the BSU Students' union Nowruz was celebrated at Baku State University. 17 faculties of the University presented festive scenes. BSU rector, academician Abel Maharramov greeted all Azeri people to this wonderful holiday.
U.S. Science Envoy Dr. Alice Gast visited Baku State University and met with BSU rector, academician Abel Maharramov. Dr. Gast participated in the opening of wireless internet service at Baku State University libraries. This project was funded by USAİD (United State Agency İnternational Development) and İREX.
Conference devoted to 350 anniversary of the great Turkmen poet Nurmuhammed Andalib was held at Baku State University. Rector of BSU, academician Abel Maharramov, in his opening speech, said: "The famous Turkmen poet Nurmuhammed Andalib made a great contribution to the Turkic and world culture. Master of poetry played a huge role in mutual enrichment of different cultures".
Rector of Baku State University, academician Abel Maharramov received the head of British Council Paul Clementon. A Memorandum of Understanding was signed between the BSU and the British Council. This document was prepared after the December meeting between academician Abel Maharramov and Paul Clementon. The purpose of the Memorandum is cooperation in the project of the “Internationalization of Higher Education”.
UNESCO has highly appreciated Nano-development of Azerbaijani scientists "Scientific bases of development and introduction of nanotechnologies in the oil industry".
The Baku State University informs that the Azerbaijani scientists and specialists involved in scientific work writing are Azad Mirzajanzadeh, Abel Maharramov, Rovnag Abdullaev, Khoshbakht Yusifzadeh, Eldar Shahbazov, Rahman Gurbanov, Sabuhi Akhmadov, Elchin Kazimov, Mahammadali Ramazanov, Shabiyar Shafiev, Nazim Hajizadeh.
According to the decree of Azerbaijan President Ilham Aliyev, 2010 has been declared the Year of ecology. Within the framework of this event, the Baku State University became the first university, which opened the Faculty of Environment and Soil Science. Along with this, laboratory for environmental monitoring, scientific research laboratory of the Environmental Chemistry and Environmental Protection, as well as a computer room were opened at the new Faculty.
27 Azeri editors met with the fourth-year students of the Baku State University Journalism Department. This event was organized at the initiative of Government Support Fund for the media. Fund was established in 2008 by President Ilham Aliyev in order to develop the press, journalistic professionalism, to improve their social status.
Rector of Baku State University (BSU), academician Abel Maharramov met with students who were dissatisfied with their grades during the winter examination session. Appealed students noted that they did not have 1-2 points to get "excellent" and "good" evaluation.
Author of many historical studies on the Turkish-Armenian issue, the famous Turkish political scientist, Professor Hikmet Ozdemir visited the Baku State University. Professor Ozdemir gave to students of Baku State University a lecture on "The Armenian issue: 1915-2015 years."
The presentation of the Press Office website was held in Baku State University on February 18 (www.press.bsu.edu.az). Well-known scientists, educators, media representatives participated in this event. Rector A. Maharramov noted the important role of education and media in the development of society.
Rector of Baku State University (BSU), academician Abel Maharramov visited the Faculty of Biology, where oversaw the process of passing the exam by a fifth-year students in the subject of biophysics and immunology. The Rector talked with the external students and answered their questions. He was interested in exams questions and the cases of cheating.
Rector of Baku State University (BSU), academician Abel Maharramov visited the Faculties of Biology and Chemistry, as well as the Faculty of Environment, which will be opened in the near future. Rector looked around the Deanery of the Ecology Faculty, tutoring room, and renovated classrooms and laboratories of biological and chemical faculties. Nabi Ramazanli, assistant to the rector on administrative and economic affairs reported on the progress of repair work.
17 students from the first and the second year of the Chemistry, Physics and Geology faculties of BSU gave an exam for continuation their education at Masters of the National Research Univesity “Moscow Physic-Technical Institute (State University)” according to the Memorandum on cooperation between BSU and NRU MPTI.The Rector academician observed the examination procedure, talked to the students and wished them good luck.
Youth organization "Young Leaders" identified the winners in the category of "Friend of Youth" at the end of 2010. Nominations cover the following areas: services in education and research, cultural activities and arts, promoting the young people employment, instilling the patriotic spirit and national values, raising the intellectual level of young people, participation of young people in “education abroad” programs, protecting the environment.
Baku State University (BSU) held the ceremony of remembrance of the victims of January 20, 1990 tragic events, when Soviet troops entered Baku. At first the students read poems, devoted to the martyrs. Then the Rector, academician Abel Maharramov gave a speech, asking all event participants to commemorate 137 killed Azerbaijani citizens, including children, women and old men with a moment of silence.Troops’ invasion and declaration of emergency were implemented on the basis of the ruling of Presidium of the USSR Supreme Council, signed by M. Gorbachev in the evening of January 19, 1990. There was no consent of Azerbaijani SSR Supreme Council on declaration of emergency.
Today the Rector of Baku State University, academician Abel Maharramov received the delegation from Ankara University leaded by the Rector, professor, doctor Jemal Talug.
Today the round table of Azerbaijani women chemists on the issue of problems’ and perspectives’ within “International Year of Chemistry” was held at BSU by the initiative of the State Committee for Family, Woman and Children Affairs.
President of the European Commission Jose Manuel Barroso has today visited the Baku State University where he was awarded an honorary doctor diploma.
Rector of the Baku State University Abel Maharramov has been awarded a certificate of the seminar on “National values, Concepts, Beliefs and Cultures in Higher Education within internetionalization” organized by the International Universities Council in Ankara, Turkey.