Eligibility Criteria

To be eligible for the scholarship, the applicant must meet the following basic criteria: 

  • Age must not be over 40 years for PhD applicants on or before the deadline.
  • Must possess the required academic background in the related field of their proposed study/research area.
  • Doctoral programme applicant must be a MS/MPhil degree holder (17/18 years education).
  • Have good command of the language of the institution of study and the ability to conduct scientific work in it. Language proficiency certificate must be attached for language proficiency of English.
  • Certificates/Transcript/Degrees to be attached must be attested by the attesting authorities such as IBCC and HEC. Equivalence of O & A level is mandatory by IBCC.


List of participating Universities of Azerbaijan is attached Click here.

For queries before applying, please see FAQs