An educational branch of Azerbaijan Technical University’s (AzTU) Faculty of Metallurgy and Materials Science has been opened at the Ganja Aluminum Complex of Azeraluminium LLC.
The opening ceremony was attended by the Chancellor of AzTU – Vilayat Valiyev, CEO of Azeraluminum LLC – Maxim Javadov, Director of Azerbaijan Industrial Corporation – Kamran Nabizade, and also by the representatives of the university and the complex.
It was noted that the opening of the educational branch of AzTU in Ganja will give impetus to the development of training opportunities in the field of metallurgy in the region. It was noted that in the future, part of the branch will operate as a research center, for implementation of joint scientific and innovation development work. At the same time, an agreement was reached to establish an experimental laboratory on the basis of AzTU.
It should be noted that the intention is organization of internships for bachelor and master students of AzTU in the complex and providing the necessary support, ensuring the graduation and master’s dissertation topics are based in the industry operation, also creating opportunities for students living in the region to implement the educational process and joint research. In addition, it is intended to create opportunities technical vocational and secondary special education jointly with the Ganja Aluminum Complex.