• Apply to Foundation year at UFAZ
  • Apply to Undergraduate program (bachelor)
  • Dates and Deadlines
  • Scholarships & tuition fees
  • Admission for international students to Foundation year at UFAZ

Apply to Foundation year

 
What is Foundation year at UFAZ?
 

The foundation year at UFAZ is a pre-undergraduate program designed for students to get the necessary qualifications in sciences and languages in order to integrate the first year bachelor program (3 years as per the French system) as students of Strasbourg University or Rennes 1 University.

The program, entirely taught in English, is designed to improve students’ scientific understanding (mathematics, physics chemistry and computer science) and language skills (English and French) lasts one year. Students who are successful in completing the courses are integrating the first year of the bachelor program UFAZ.

Foundation year at UFAZ is the same for all the 4 UFAZ specializations (chemical engineering, geophysical engineering, oil and gas engineering, computer science).

 

How to apply to Foundation Year at UFAZ?
 

 

Announcement regarding the admission procedure to the French-Azerbaijani University (UFAZ) functioning on the basis of Azerbaijan State Oil and Industry University (ASOIU)

 

French -Azerbaijani University functioning on the basis of Azerbaijan State Oil and Industry University announces students’ admission for the academic year 2017/2018 on the following specializations:

 

- Chemical engineering

- Geophysical engineering

- Computer science

- Oil and gas engineering

 

Admission plan:    120 places on governmental basis

                                40 places on paid basis

For the year 2017/2018 UFAZ opens parallel admissions for candidates in the following cases:

  1. Admission of  abiturients (residents of Azerbaijan passing through the State Examination procedure–SEC) in UFAZ Foundation Year (FY);
  2. Admission of  students  already admitted to any higher educational institution directly in UFAZ Year 1 (Y1);
  3. Admission of Foreign students (non-resident of Azerbaijan/not passing through the State Examination procedure–SEC) in UFAZ Foundation Year (FY).

 

  1. ADMISSION OF STUDENTS, RESIDENTS OF AZERBAIJAN PASSING THROUGH THE STATE EXAMINATION PROCEDURE–SEC IN UFAZ FOUNDATION YEAR (FY)

 

Only the students that gained more than 500 points during state examination organized by State Examination Center (SEC) in group 1, can take part in the recruitment examination created by the university of Strasbourg.

Education at UFAZ is provided in English language and the contest is open for the Azerbaijani and Russian sector students.

UFAZ entrance examination will be held in the following disciplines in Azerbaijani and Russian languages:

- physics (test form)

- chemistry (test form)

- mathematics (test form)

- general scientific knowledge (test form)

- English language (essay form+ grammar exercise)

* Receiving a failing grade of 07/20 or less at the English essay, candidates are automatically eliminated from the entrance exam.

Admission will be based on the results of the competition conducted by the UFAZ commission.

Students who wish to participate in the recruitment procedure should register online at www.ufaz.az.

For students who will not be admited to  UFAZ, they will still have the possibility to apply to other higher educational institutions in Azerbaijan.

Term of online registration: 12/06/17 - 25/07/17 till 21.00 pm

Examination date: July 27, 2017 at 10.00 a.m.

Publication of results: 28/07/17

Final confirmation and registration from the selected candidates: 31/07/17 - 02/08/17

from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. (working days)

Apply to undergraduate program

 

 

Announcement regarding the admission procedure to the French-Azerbaijani University (UFAZ) functioning on the basis of Azerbaijan State Oil and Industry University (ASOIU)

 

French -Azerbaijani University functioning on the basis of Azerbaijan State Oil and Industry University announces students’ admission for the academic year 2017/2018 on the following specializations:

 

- Chemical engineering

- Geophysical engineering

- Computer science

- Oil and gas engineering

 

Admission plan: 120 places on governmental basis

                                40 places on paid basis

 

For the year 2017/2018 UFAZ opens parallel admissions for candidates in the following cases:

  1. Admission of  abiturients (residents of Azerbaijan passing through the State Examination procedure–SEC) in UFAZ Foundation Year (FY);
  2. Admission of students already admitted to ASOIU directly in UFAZ Year 1 (Y1);
  3. Admission of Foreign students (non-resident of Azerbaijan/not passing through the State Examination procedure–SEC) in UFAZ Foundation Year (FY).

 

 

  1. ADMISSION PROCEDURE FOR AZERBAIJANI STUDENTS FROM ASOIU APPLYING DIRECTLY AT YEAR ONE (Y1)

 

The number of admissions will be limited according to the spaces available (up to 40 places for the Y1 in 2017 / 2018).

 

Students who wish to participate in the recruitment procedure should approach the representative at the UFAZ University and present the following documents:

 

  1. Copy of the identification card
  2. Colored ID photo (3х4)
  3. High school certificate (“attestat”)
  4. Results of the entrance exam to Higher education (SEC)
  5. Academic records for the last 2 years (or 1 year) signed and stamped by ASOIU

(minimum number of GPA 75/100)

  1. Signed and stamped certificate from ASOIU showing that they have successfully attended a bachelor course at the relevant level (Y1, Y2) corresponding to the UFAZ specialty for which they are applying
  2. CV in English language describing scholar and university curriculum, internship and/or professional experiences
  3. Motivation letter written in English language

 

*Students that have more than 2 years of studies after the end of their secondary education are not allowed to register to the UFAZ exam.

 

Selection process:

 

  1. After receiving approval upon registration, candidates have to pass a multiple choice question (MCQ) examination in English language in Baku. This MCQ will be entirely based on scientific knowledge.
  2. The successful candidates will have an individual interview of 15 minutes at the end of July. This interview may be face-to-face in Baku if possible, or through videoconference (skype recommended).

 

* To be interviewed candidates have to obtain the minimum grade of 12/20 at the MCQ examination.

*The education form will be only on paid basis.

 

Term of registration: 03/07/2017 - 13/07/17

Examination date: 17/07/17

Interview date: from the 24/07/17 until the 28/07/17

Final confirmation and registration from the selected candidates: from the 31/07/17 until the 07/08/17

 

 

 

 

 
 

Information to come.

Scholarships and tuition fees

 
Azerbaijani Students
 

More than a half of the UFAZ students (120 on 160 students) are benefiting from an education free of charge, on a state paid basis. They also benefit from a governmental scholarship, based on their academic results at the entrance exam of SSAC.

Education fee at UFAZ for Azerbaijani students is 3000 AZN per year. However, if a student fails the Foundation year at UFAZ, he is automatically transferred to the Azerbaijani State Oil and Industry University (ASOIU) and continues his education on a paid basis.

International Students
 

Information to come 

ADMISSION PROCEDURE FOR INTERNATIONAL STUDENTS APPLYING AT THE FOUNDATION YEAR (FY)

 

The number of admissions will be limited according to specified quota defined by the Ministry of Education of Azerbaijan. For the year 2017 / 2018, quota has been set to 20 international students (5 per specialty).

 

Students who wish to participate in the recruitment procedure should register online at www.ufaz.az.

The following documents are uploaded directly online in PDF format or brought to the university with notarial translation in English language:

 

  1. Copy of the identification card
  2. Colored ID photo (3х4)
  3. Electronic application form
  4. Academic records of the last 2 years signed and stamped by high school
  5. Results of the exam entrance to higher education of the country of residence (optional)
  6. Motivation letter in English language

 

Selection process:

 

  1. After receiving approval upon registration, candidates have to pass a multiple choice question (MCQ) examination. This MCQ will be entirely based on scientific knowledge (mathematics, physics, chemistry) and scientific general knowledge.

Candidates are invited to pass this exam in the French embassies or French institutes of their countries of residence.

 

  1. A skype interview with Unistra representatives and UFAZ staff is organized for the best candidates in order to test their English language and motivation.

 * To be interviewed candidates have to obtain the minimum grade of 12/20.

 

All documents firstly should be sent to the UFAZ e-mail address: info@ufaz.az and then presented to the UFAZ office.

 

 

Online registration for foreign students: open until 03/08/17

MCQ examination date (in French embassies or French institutes): 07/08/17

Skype interviews: from the 28/08/17 until the 02/09/17

Publication of results: 03/09/17

Final confirmation and registration from the selected candidates from the 04/09/17 until the 06/09/17

 

 

 

 

Address for registration, examination and consultations:

Azadliq 34 ave., Baku (Azerbaijan State Oil and Industry University - main building)

 

Contact numbers:   

+(994) 12 493 23 24

+(994) 50 969 83 55