The Master's degree is the second level of higher education and involves a more in-depth study of any area of specialization intended for scientific research or professional purposes.

Master’s training provides prepare specialists pursuant to the "Classification of specialties (specializations) of higher education", approved in accordance with the Resolution of the Cabinet of Ministers of the Republic of Azerbaijan No. 95 dated June 14, 2011.

Master's programme for the academic year 2024/2025


Specialty code Name of specialization by specialty Total Projected places offered by the NAA Annual tuition fee for students on a paid basis (in manats)
Azerbaijani language department Russian language department
full-time full-time
1 060212 Law 5 5 4000
Constitutional law 3 3
Civil and economic law 2 2
2 060401 World Economy 5 5 2500
International Economic Relations 5 5
3 060407 Management 5 5 2500
Management (in Civil Aviation) 5 5
4 060507 Hydrometeorology 5 5 2500
Aeronautical Meteorology 5 5
5 060608 Electrical Engineering 6 6 2500
Power Supply (on Railways) 6 6
6 060614 Aviation Equipment Operation Engineering 15 11 4 2500
Aircraft and Power Plants 8 4 4
Electrical, Radio and Instrument Equipment of Aircraft 7 7
7 060615 Air Traffic Control Engineering 5 5 2500
Air Traffic Control 5 5
8 060616 Flight Engineering 5 5 2500
Aircraft Flight Operation 5 5
9 060617 Engineering Safety of Technological Processes and Production in Air Transport 5 5 2500
Safety of Technological Processes and Production in Air Transport 5 5
10 060623 Transportation and Management Organization in Transport Engineering 5 5 2500
Transport Logistics 5 5
11 060624 Instrument Engineering 9 9 2500
Aviation Equipment 9 9
12 060627 Electronics, Telecommunications and Radio Engineering 6 6 2500
EW means 3 3
Technical Operation of Transport Radio Equipment 3 3
13 060628 Process Automation Engineering 4 4 2500
Automation, Telemechanics and Communication in Railway Transport 4 4
14 060631 Computer Engineering 5 5 2500
Computer Engineering 5 5
15 060632 Information Technology and Systems Engineering 8 4 4 2500
Automated information processing and management systems 4 4
Aerospace Information Systems 4 4
16 060649 Ecological Engineering 6 6 2500
Aerospace Monitoring 6 6
17 060652 Aerospace Engineering And Technology 4 4 2500
Spacecraft and Control Systems 4 4
Total 103 95 8

*Competition is held jointly with the Azerbaijani and Russian departments, training is conducted in Azerbaijani language.


Admission to the Magistracy is carried out according to the competition held by the State Examination Centre (SEC) of the Republic of Azerbaijan on the basis of the results obtained by undergraduates in the exam (entrance exam) to assess knowledge in the current academic year. Admission is regulated by the "Rules for Admission to the Master's Degrees of Higher Educational Institutions of the Republic of Azerbaijan and the National Academy of Sciences of Azerbaijan ", approved in accordance with the Resolution of the Cabinet of Ministers of the Republic of Azerbaijan No. 40 dated February 8, 2017. According to these rules, bachelors and other persons with higher education have the right to enter the magistracy.

At the entrance exam to the Magistracy, the bachelors’ logical thinking, level of foreign language and computer science knowledge are tested, and those who meet the conditions established by the State Examination Centre are given the opportunity to participate in the selection of a specialty. Master's degree studies are carried out on the basis of a state order (at the expense of the state budget) or on a paid basis. Pursuant to the legislation, the right to free tuition for students at the Master's level of state higher education is granted only once.

At the entrance exam to the Magistracy, the testing method is used to check the bachelors’ level of logical thinking, computer science and a foreign language. At the exam, they are offered 50 test items in logical thinking, 25 in a foreign language, as well as 25 in computer science. The last 5 questions of each block consist of open test tasks. 3 hours are provided for answers to exam questions. Each correct answer is estimated at one (1) point.

Bachelors who meet the conditions set by the State Examination Centre for the points they have gained in the Entrance Examination are released.

They enter the chosen specialties pursuant to the procedure established by them in their electronic application form based on the specified date, noting and confirming whether they want to study on the basis of a state order or on a paid basis for each specialization. In the process of choosing a specialization, the bachelor selects up to 20 specialization codes corresponding to the specialty this person is mastering and own desire; then, enters and approves in the requested sequence the "Electronic application of the bachelor for the choice of specialization".

Only bachelors who have passed the exam in English as a foreign language can choose the NAA specialties.

The sequence of Selected Specialties shown in the application form is accepted as a legal basis during the competition and the Bachelor's ball is placed in the first of the specialties passed through the competition.

Registration of applicants to the Magistracy is carried out online through the platform For registration, the bachelor, after entering the office created on the platform among the services provided, must select the service "Registration of students in higher and secondary educational institutions", and, making sure that personal and admission data are correct , should enter the necessary documents into the system and complete the registration. The educational institution sends applicants to the Magistracy on a paid basis for payment after registration on the portal. Payment is made electronically through the state payment portal ( current year's tuition fee must be paid in full. However, in the following year, payment must be made prior the respective semesters to start.

After registration, undergraduate admitted to the magistracy must apply to the educational institution for academic leave if cannot continue studies due to conscription or family circumstances.

Education at the Master's level is carried out only on a full-time basis, the standard period of study is 2 years. Training is conducted in one shift (I shift). During the entire period of study, undergraduates are provided with a form. According to the "Rules for the Organization of Education on the Credit System", undergraduates are not allowed to take an exam in this subject if these persons do not attend more than 25% of classroom hours in any subject.


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