THE CHARTER ON THE PUBLIC LEGAL ENTITY “BAKU ENGINEERING UNIVERSITY”
Approved by the decree of the President of the Azerbaijan Republic, on February 21, 2017.
1.1. “Baku Engineering University” (hereinafter referred to as “University”) was founded under the Ministry of Education of the Republic of Azerbaijan by the Order No.2429 of the President of Republic of Azerbaijan dated November 8,2016.
1.2. The University is a legal entity that carries out preparation of engineers on all levels of higher education and realizes higher, secondary special educational programs, carries out fundamental and applied scientific researches.
1.3. The University operates under the Constitution of Republic of Azerbaijan, International treaties to which Azerbaijan is a party, Civil Code of the Republic of Azerbaijan, laws of the Republic of Azerbaijan “On Education” and “ On Legal Persons” , other laws of the Republic of Azerbaijan, decrees and orders of the President of Republic of Azerbaijan, decisions and orders of the Cabinet of Ministers of the Republic of Azerbaijan, normative legal acts of the Ministry of Education of the Republic of Azerbaijan, guidelines and orders of the Ministry of Education of the Republic of Azerbaijan and this Charter.
1.4. The University has independent balance, property , treasure , bank account and stamps, forms that have the name of the Ministry of Education of the Republic of Azerbaijan and University on it.
1.5.The license of the University is issued in compliance with the laws of the Republic of Azerbaijan “On Education” and “ On Licenses and Permits”.
1.6. The University is accredited according to the law of Republic of Azerbaijan “On Education”.
1.7. The University has a right to conclude an agreement with other educational institutions, to create associations and to access them in order to develop and improve education.
1.8. The university structure includes branches, representative offices, faculties, chairs, departments, libraries, scientific research and testing laboratories, doctoral and additional education departments, registration offices, teaching practice farms, sport bases, studios, concert halls, exhibition halls, catering establishment and other departments. Production, clinics, scientific research, creative institutions and organizations can be established in the structure of university according to its profile.
1.9. The University has a right to establish economic societies, representations in accordance with the Civil Code of the Republic of Azerbaijan, laws of the Republic of Azerbaijan “On Education” and “ On Legal Persons” and to establish branches on the basis of the contentment of the Cabinet of Ministers of republic of Azerbaijan. Affiliates of the university carry out their functions independently. The Rector of the university appoints and dismisses the heads of representations and affiliates by agreeing with the Ministry of Education of the Republic of Azerbaijan.
1.10. Education is carried out on a state-ordered and (or) paid basis at the university.
1.11. The University implements the following duties in compliance with this Charter:
1.11.1. the intellectual, cultural and spiritual development of each person, the payment of educational requirements;
1.11.2. the establishment of high level training and education process;
1.11.3. carring out of scientific researches;
1.11.4. the preparation of highly qualified scientific-pedagogical, scientific personnel;
1.11.5. the provision of additional education;
1.11.6. the provision of international activities and external relations.
1.12. In order to implement the duties specified in the paragraph 1.11 of this Charter, the University:
1.12.1. prepares educational documents in accordance with the state educational standarts and educational programs on separate stages and specialities(specializations) and other documents concerning the organization of educational process;
1.12.2. organizes the educational process and carries out its monitoring;
1.12.3. utilizes innovative technologies and new training methods in the teaching process;
1.12.4. organizes the work of scientific, specialized and dissertational councils;
1.12.5. implements scientific researchers according to its profile and prepares scientific-methodical documents;
1.12.6. organizes and carries out scientific practical conferences, seminars, symposia, olimpiads, contests, exhibitions and so on;
1.12.7. establishes scientific contacts, signs agreements(on educational and scientific technical coorperation, participates in education-related projects as well as in the international projects;
1.12.8. establishes a modern information and scientific-methodogical database on the implementation of the principles of the international and universal educational system, special web portal of the university,information resources for the global computer network;
1.12.9. prepares and publishes scientific works, educational and methodological resources;
1.12.10. organizes and shows sport, health, catering, household services for students and staff;
1.12.11. carries out financial and economic activity;
1.12.12. works on strengthening and expansion of material-technical and educational bases
1.12.13. creates international relations for teacher-student exchange and their internship abroad.
1.13. the training of specialist and scientific-pedagogical personnel at the university consists of secondary special education and a bachelor, master and doctorate levels of higher education.
1.14. At the university the following educational forms are determined:
1.15. Teaching at the university is carried out on educational programs(curricula) which defines the content of education and rules of appropriation on levels of secondary special education and individual or separate levels of higher education and approved by the Ministry of Education of the Republic of Azerbaijan.