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The Bachelor Program in Elementary Education

The Bachelor Program in Azerbaijani Language and Literature Education

The Bachelor Program in Mathematics and Computer Education

The Bachelor Program in Chemistry and Biology Education

The Bachelor Program in History and Geography Education

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The Bachelor's degree is conferred by the university upon the student’s application when the student has earned the minimum number of credits required for the degree and has met the requirements for the right distribution of the courses. Students must complete at least 132 credits to graduate, including 78 credits in the major.

Each student must satisfy three types of requirements for the Bachelor’s degree:

  • University Requirements
  • General Education Requirements
  • Major and Major-related Requirements


University Requirements – include two main components, English Language and Azerbaijani Studies, and give a total number of 27 credits.

English Language includes 15 semester credits of:

  • Listening/Reading 1 (3 credits)
  • Speaking/Writing 1 (3 credits)
  • Listening/Reading 2 (3 credits)
  • Speaking/Writing 2 (3 credits)
  • English for Special Purposes (3 credits)


Azerbaijani Studies includes 12 semester credits of:

  • Azerbaijani (Azeri) Language and Composition (3 credits)
  • Azerbaijani Literature (3 credits)
  • Azerbaijani Culture (3 credits)
  • History of Azerbaijan (3 credits)


General Education Requirements – are composed of three components forming a minimum 21 credits.

General Education Courses introduce undergraduates to the richness and diversity of the various academic disciplines. No matter what the student’s specific educational goal is, General Education Requirements are designed to broaden students’ intellectual perspective and to assist them in becoming educated members of society.

Regardless of their major, students must meet the GER in the Freshman and Sophomore years. Students must complete three components of the General Education Program for 21 credits:

  • Humanities
  • Social Sciences
  • Science and Technology


The Humanities division of the program includes particular courses in Literature, Language and Linguistics, Philosophy, History, Culture and Civilization, Fine Arts and Art History. Students must take at least two courses with a minimum of 6 credits.


The Social Sciences group contains courses in Geography, Political Science, International Relations, Law and Government, Anthropology, Economics, Sociology and Psychology. Students must take at least two courses with a minimum of 6 credits.


The Science and Technology component of the General Education Program unites three divisions:

  • Physical Sciences and Mathematics
  • Life Sciences
  • Computer Sciences

and contains, for example, Mathematics, Com­puter Science, Physics, Chemistry, Astronomy, Geography and Environmental Studies, Geology, Biological Sciences and Anthropology, Medical Science.

Students must complete at least three courses, at least one from each subgroup with a minimum of 9 credits.


Major Requirements for each major are divided into two groups: Required and Elective courses.


Open Electives: students must take at least two additional courses with a minimum of 6 credits. These courses can be taken from any major or non-major divisions without any restriction.