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Baku Higher Oil School

Baku Higher Oil School

Baku Higher Oil School

Baku Higher Oil School

Baku Higher Oil School

Baku Higher Oil School

Baku Higher Oil School

Baku Higher Oil School
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Baku Higher Oil School

Baku Higher Oil School (BHOS) was set up to meet growing needs of SOCAR, which is expanding its activities in Azerbaijan and abroad, and other industries in the country for highly qualified engineers trained in accordance with modern curricula and with the use of the latest education technologies, and having an advanced level of English.

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Baku Higher Oil School was established as a public higher education institution in the structure of SOCAR under the Decree dated 29 November 2011 issued by President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev.

In February 2012, the Statute of Baku Higher Oil School was registered by the Ministry of Justice of the Republic of Azerbaijan. In May 2012, the Ministry of Education of the Republic of Azerbaijan granted a special license to the Higher School for specialist training.

On April 10, 2012, Elmar Gasimov was appointed the Rector of Baku Higher Oil School by the relevant decree of the President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev. Env Txt Img

BHOS offers bachelor’s degree programs in Petroleum Engineering, Chemical Engineering, Process Automation Engineering and Information Security. Baku Higher Oil School also offers master’s programs in Petroleum Engineering, Chemical Engineering, Process Automation Engineering and Business Administration (MBA course).

Graduates who successfully complete bachelor’s degree program in Petroleum Engineering and Chemical Engineering receive two diplomas - one from the Baku Higher Oil School and one from the UK’s Heriot Watt University.



In the 2019/2020 academic year, 23 students of Baku Higher Oil School were awarded Presidential Scholarships, and BHOS ranked the first in the country in the number of Presidential Scholarship holders majoring in the specialties of Group I.

Statistical data about the number of the Presidential Scholarship holders admitted to BHOS in 2012-2019 is provided below.


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The Higher School hosted its first graduation ceremony in 2017, and conducted the second one in 2018 and the third one in 2019. All BHOS alumni who wanted to start their engineering career are currently employed. They are working at various companies including SOCAR, Azneft IB, Petkim Petrokimya Holding and STAR Refinery in Turkey, Azerkimya, Heydar Aliyev Oil Refinery, SOCAR Umid LLC, SOCAR Polymer, BP, Schlumberger, Halliburton, Maire Tecnimont and other large transnational companies. Those graduates who decided to continue their education currently pursue their Master or PhD degree at leading universities in Azerbaijan and abroad.

Within the framework of close cooperation with many well-known international universities, Baku Higher Oil School implements student and teacher exchange programs. Over the recent years, Baku Higher Oil School have sent its undergraduate students to such countries as Bulgaria, Greece and Spain to pursue a Bachelor’s degree there under the Erasmus+ student exchange program and, at the same time, BHOS has admitted students from Romania and Kazakhstan. In the 2019/2020 academic year, 17 foreign students from different countries were admitted to BHOS.

Baku Higher Oil School successfully operates School of Project Management (SPM), which is a joint project of BHOS, BP and British company STRATEX. The SPM education program consisting of seven training modules is based on the curriculum of the George Washington University (USA). Upon successful completion of the program, the SPM graduates receive Master certificates from the George Washington University. As of today, three groups of trainees graduated from the School of Project Management.

Today, with a view of training professional engineers in the country, BHOS enjoys high-level cooperation with the largest international companies such as SOCAR, BP, ABB, Emerson, Schneider Electric, Maire Tecnimont, Halliburton, Microsoft, Schlumberger, Statoil, Total, DAAD, Avandsis Group, and this creates an opportunity for BHOS to train specialists in line with international standards.

BHOS is the only higher education institution in Azerbaijan that has been awarded ISO 9001 (Quality Management Systems), ISO 14001 (Environmental Management Systems), OHSAS 18001 (Occupational Health and Safety Management Systems), and ISO 10002 (Quality management, Customer satisfaction, Guidelines for complaints handling in organizations) Certificates.


Rector: Gasimov Elmar Eldar oglu

Baku Higher Oil School Khatai Building
Khojaly av. 30, Khatai district, Baku
Republic of Azerbaijan

Baku Higher Oil School Campus
Yeni Salyan way 3rd km, 25, Sabayil district, Baku
Republic of Azerbaijan

Phone: (+99412) 521 33 63
Fax: (+99412) 521 33 64
Email: info@bhos.edu.az
Website: www.bhos.edu.az



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