Multicultural Azerbaijan: learn, explore, share
Date: 22 july — 02 august
Deadline: 30 June 2015
Venue: The Republic of Azerbaijan
Baku International Multiculturalism Centre launches the Summer School named “Multicultural Azerbaijan: learn, explore, share” for students, who are interested in developing and deepening their knowledge about Azerbaijani multiculturalism and sharing experiences with one another. Summer School program provides the great opportunity to explore new topics regarding Azerbaijani multiculturalism and benefit from Azerbaijani experience to make a progress in this field in their country.
What are the goals of the Summer school?
Drawing on an increasing interest in the study of one semester special course “Azerbaijani multiculturalism” at 7 (seven) various universities the Summer School «Multicultural Azerbaijan: learn, explore, share» aims at bringing together undergraduate and graduate students of those universities studying this course. Along with the seminars on Azerbaijani history, language, ethnography, culture, the participants will be given the opportunity to experience the realities of Azerbaijan, such as to travel Azerbaijani regions, in which they can explore traditions, different customs and traditions of different ethnic groups. In general, we can identify 3 goals of the course:
- To obtain knowledge about Azerbaijani ethnology, culture and history;
- To raise awareness about the “Azerbaijani multiculturalism” course not only in theory but also in practice;
- To meet friends from all over the world and cooperate with them in the future.
How will you benefit from the Summer School?
While getting knowledge about Azerbaijan, students will obtain practical experience of some key points in studying Azerbaijani multiculturalism. Students are expected to share their experiences, gained during the summer school, among the students of their universities and other universities in the country. Besides, the course provides students with the unique opportunity to collect the materials, photos and information regarding Azerbaijani history, culture and ethnography and utilize them not only in their further experiences but also in our future challenges for foreign students.
All participants will receive certificates at the end of the Summer school.
Who can apply?
We look for mature, academically motivated students who are willing to broaden their horizons, get familiarized with Azerbaijani culture and learn the experience of Azerbaijani multiculturalism.
Undergraduate and graduate students may apply. Participation in summer school is available for every student but the preference will be given to those who attended the course “Azerbaijani multiculturalism” which has been delivered at 7 (seven) universities.
All expenses (travel, accommodation, meals) will be covered by Baku International Multiculturalism Centre.
If you are ready to explore a new world, click the link below and fill in the application form:
We kindly ask you to attach the scanned (pdf) version of your passport. For Azeri student scan of identification card.
*The filled blanks must be forwarded to this mail : firstname.lastname@example.org