Azerbaijan Government Scholarships for International Students
Azerbaijan Government Scholarships

Do you want to study in a safe and stable environment inherited with rich cultures and traditions? Well, you are fortunate enough as Azerbaijan Government Scholarships 2021 are available for Internation Students.

Azerbaijan is one of the safest and most stable in the region. It has a low crime rate, good relations with its neighbors – bar Armenia – and also benefits from a strong economy. 

Azerbaijan is a country that’s in touch with its traditions and cultural heritage. Traditional singing events, dances and parades often take place. Traditional Azeri food complements these events. Azerbaijan is an exotic country. Its links with its traditions is just one of the reasons why.

For a small country, Azerbaijan is home to nine universities. All offer programs taught in English. However, three of them, the Western Caspian University, the Baku State University and the Baku Engineering University, are the most prestigious in the country. These three universities award degrees that are recognized in most countries and are seen as being prestigious across the wider Caucasus, parts of the Middle East and in Russia. 

As Azerbaijan seeks to extend its reach and influence in the world of education, its universities are developing and maintaining ever-stronger links with excellent universities across the world. Azeri universities enjoy links with Horizon 2020, the EU’s science program, MIT, Oxford Labs and have even sent Ph.D. and postdoctoral students to work on the Hadron Collider project in Switzerland. 

Currently, the Azerbaijan Government Scholarships 2021 is Now Open by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Azerbaijan. The Fully Funded Azerbaijan Scholarship is for UndergraduatesGraduatesDoctoralGeneral Medicine/Residency Programmes. The Scholarships in Azerbaijan are for International Students from different Countries to Study in Azerbaijan

The Scholarships in Azerbaijan were approved by the orders of the President of the Republic of Azerbaijan.

There are a total of 400 Scholarships annually announced to study in the top Universities of Azerbaijan. All the Expenses will be covered by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs. The Government of Azerbaijan Scholarship is available in all academic fields/Majors for Undergraduate, Graduate, Doctoral Degree. More Details About the Scholarship Program is available below.

Scholarship Details

For a brief view of the Azerbaijan Government Scholarships 2021, check below,

Host countryAzerbaijan
Education LevelUndergraduates, Graduates, Doctoral, General Medicine/Residency Programmes
Financial coverageFully Funded
EligibilityInternational Students
Deadline28th February 2021

Scholarship Value

The  Azerbaijan Government Scholarship 2021 is a Fully Funded Scholarship for International Students and it will provide the following expenses.

  • Full Tuition Fee for Undergraduate, Graduate, Doctoral & other Courses.
  • Round Airfare International Flight Tickets.
  • Monthly Expenses for Meals, Accommodation, and Utility costs (800 AZN).
  • Medical Insurance.
  • Visa and Registration Costs.

Programs Offered to International Students

Here is the list of programs for which you can apply to continue your studies and benefit from Azerbaijan Government Scholarships 2021. These Programmes provide an opportunity for selected candidates on an annual basis to study in the Leading Universities of Azerbaijan

  • Preparatory Courses
  • Undergraduate
  • Graduate
  • Doctoral
  • General medicine/residency programmes

Eligibility Criteria

Here below is the eligibility criteria for Azerbaijan Government Scholarships 2021,

  • For Undergraduate Programs, an applicant must be below 25
  • For Graduate Programs, an applicant must be below 30
  • For the Doctoral Program, the applicant must be below 40

Following countries are eligible for Azerbaijan Government Scholarships 2021,

The Participants from OIC Member Countries & NAM Member Countries are eligible. For getting access to the Full List of the Eligible Countries Click Here

Required Documents for Azerbaijan Government Scholarships 2021

Check the provided list of documents required to apply for Azerbaijan Government Scholarships 2021

  • Completed application form
  • Diplomas or Transcripts from prior High School or University studies
  • Copy of Passport
  • Document on general health status (including HIV/AIDS, Hepatitis B, and C tests)
  • CV or Resume
  • Motivation Letter
  • Proof of English (Not Mandatory)

How to Apply- Process

The Application Process is Online for the Scholarship. Direct Applications will not be considered. You need to first download the application form and then follow the official procedure.

For details, check here


The last date to apply for the Azerbaijan Scholarship 2021 Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Azerbaijan is 28th February 2021

FAQ about Azerbaijan Government Scholarships 2021

Is the English Proficiency Certificate mandatory for applying for Azerbaijan Government Scholarships 2021?

No, the English Proficiency Certificate is not mandatory for applying for Azerbaijan Government Scholarships 2021. Similarly, there is no need for IELTS or TOEFL Test

Is any Application Fee required when applying for Azerbaijan Government Scholarships 2021?

There is No Application Fee Required to apply for the Azerbaijan Scholarship Program.


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