Core Faculty

Professors of the French-Azerbaijani University (UFAZ) include international academic staff of highly qualified French and Azerbaijani professors delivering lectures in English language, selected and approved in collaboration with Strasbourg University. 

Throughout the 4 years of the program: 

  • 50% of the lectures are delivered by teachers sent by Strasbourg and Rennes 1 Universities;
  • the other 50% of the lectures are delivered by high-level Azerbaijani teachers thoroughly selected by Strasbourg University and UFAZ Management.

Permanent French Professors for the academic year 2019/2020

The permanent teaching team of UFAZ University consists of teachers providing lectures in technical subjects (computer science, mathematics, physics, and chemistry).

Professors of Strasbourg University, permanently based in Baku, work in close collaboration with Azerbaijani teachers. They are focused on courses of the first two years of the program.

PhysicsRobin Merine
ChemistryMaksim Florent
Computer ScienceSamer El Zant
MathematicsNdao Mamadou
Chemical Engineering (Master)Zahra Afrasibian
Geosciences (Master)Calra Jodry

Permanent Azerbaijani Professors for the academic year 2019/2020

Azerbaijani permanent teachers of UFAZ are thoroughly selected, in close collaboration with Strasbourg University.

Great attention is given to their scientific academic achievements, their knowledge of English language, and their experience in foreign universities. UFAZ pedagogical team is an open and dynamic collective of high quality.


Fuad Aliyev

Ulviyya Abdulkarimova

Javanshir Azizov


Gulyaz Najafova

Shamil Qudavasov

Alihuseyn Dovlatov

Orkhan Huseynov

Gulnaz Gahramanova


Faxriyya Mammadova

Dunya Babanli

Tahmina Taghiyeva

Computer Science

Nuraddin Sadili

Etibar Vazirov

Konul Aliyeva

Eldar Babayev

English Language

Gunay Gurbanova

Shabnam Najafzade

Elina Ismayilli

Nazrin Hashimova

Sveta Gadimova

French Language

Ayten Babaliyeva

Lachin Bayramova

Vefa Guliyeva

Khalid Aslanov

Sabina Mahmudova