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SPM certificates presented at Baku Higher Oil School

Students of School of Project Management (SPM) set up at Baku Higher Oil School (BHOS) passed course exams and received certificates of successful completion of the first training module.
Presenting the certificates, BHOS Rector Elmar Gasimov expressed his congratulations to each student individually and wished all of them every success in the further studies. Speaking about the Higher School latest events, successes, and developments, he emphasised that BHOS management was committed to improvement of the students’ skills and knowledge. With this view, the staff pays close attention to their professional development and provide them with all necessary support.

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Baku Higher Oil School received one more ISO Certificate

Baku Higher Oil School (BHOS) received international certificate in ISO 10002:2014 standard: Quality management - Customer satisfaction - Guidelines for complaints handling in organisations.
The certificate is awarded to the Higher School on the basis of an audit recently conducted by Turkish Standards Institution (TSE). Turkish Ambassador Erkan Ozoral, Head of the Education, Training and Certification Department of SOCAR Fuad Suleymanov and TSE Representative in Azerbaijan Selim Chelebi attended the award ceremony held at BHOS.

Opening the gathering, Rector of the Baku Higher Oil School Elmar Gasimov said that award of the new ISO certificate to BHOS became a vivid evidence of the effective management of the Higher School activities. “Compliance with ISO standards gives our teachers and researchers more opportunities to participate in various international projects,” told the rector.

TSE Representative in Azerbaijan Selim Chelebi expressed his congratulations to BHOS management and staff members on the successful certification in one more ISO standard. He said that Higher School carried out activities in full compliance with the international requirements in terms of quality management and expressed his confidence that fruitful cooperation between TSE and BHOS would continue to develop.

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Open Doors Day held at Baku Higher Oil School

Open Doors Day for more than 50 senior pupils of Baku schools and their parents was held at the new campus of Baku Higher Oil School.
It started with a guided tour of the campus. The visitors were shown the main building, a 600-seat auditorium, a swimming pool, two gyms, a 110-seat audience, a stadium with artificial surface, a dining room, classrooms, administrative and service rooms, a library, state-of-the-art teaching laboratories, and a dormitory.

Then Head of BHOS Student Affairs Department Habiba Gajiyeva conducted a presentation with usage of audio and visual materials for the guests at the conference hall. She provided detailed information about BHOS history, recent developments and latest achievements. The Head of BHOS Student Affairs department spoke about BHOS long-term partnership with leading higher educational institutions around the world and local and transnational companies operating in Azerbaijan. Within this cooperation, she said, the companies arrange workshops, training and internship for BHOS students.

Habiba Gajiyeva also told about the Higher School students’ life, their social, scientific and cultural activities, and youth societies and clubs operating at BHOS.

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SOCAR’s budget payments for May 2017

SOCAR paid AZN 139 million 586 thousand to the State Budget for May of the current year that is AZN 21 million 780 thousand (118,5%) more than the same period of 2016.
In general, for January-May 2017, SOCAR transferred AZN 669 million 888 thousand (AZN 107 million 107 thousand or 119% more than the same period of 2016) to the State Budget.

Besides, the Company’s payment to the State Social Protection Fund amounted AZN 12 million 945 thousand in May that is AZN 694 thousand (105,7%) more than the payments for the same term in 2016. As a whole, the January-May payments to State Social Protection Fund totalled AZN 62 million 460 thousand (AZN 5 million 101 thousand or 108,9% more than the same period of 2016).

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The State Oil Company of Azerbaijan… at a glance

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The State Oil Company of the Azerbaijan Republic (SOCAR) is involved in exploring oil and gas fields, producing, processing, and transporting oil, gas, and gas condensate.

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