Azerbaijani Doctoral Program Reform Delegation Visits CEU

January 14, 2014

A delegation from Azerbaijan visited CEU on Nov. 29 to discuss the American model of organizing doctoral studies. The delegation met with representatives from CEU, Eotvos Lorand University (ELTE), and the Hungarian Higher Education Quality Assurance agency as part of their European study tour. The purpose of the visit was to gather information on how doctoral education is organized in successful universities in Europe and the U.S. at a time when Azerbaijan is in the process of revisiting their doctoral education model. The delegation included representatives from both private and state universities as well as from the Ministry of Education and was sponsored by the European Commission.