Ganja State University
Partner for Tech Startup Development in Azerbaijan
“Ganja State University acknowledges that excellence and innovation in Tech Startups and entrepreneurship are fundamental to the delivery of a relevant and contemporary education.”
Ganja State University
The Technology Transfer and Marketing Office has been created within the university’s Department of Innovation, and it is main goal is to establish effective relationships between the university and the industry and to ensure the transfer of research conducted at the university.
Ganja State University collaborates with verious universities in Turkey. With the help of German DAAD program, students have short-term internships at German universities.
Ganja State University has successfully implemented various public funded projects together with partners e.g. from Greece, Italy, Netherlands, Spain, Georgia. Examples: Excellence in Teaching and Learing, Development of Quality Assurance Centers, Administration on Intarnational Relations.
Together with its science-based faculties, the University also has a Faculty of Economics and Management which can provide valuable know-how in new product commercialisation, financing business development and embedding sound business management practices in newly formed businesses. Management at the Centre also benefits from advice and assistance in sound management practice.
The Tech Startup Centre at Ganja State University was established to provide real and sustainable assistance to young Tech Startup entrepreneurs in the Ganja-Dashkasan region. It is primarily for the use of under-graduates and graduates from the University but is also open to applications from the wider community across the region for assistance in developing new and innovative products and services.
The University sees itself as being well placed to assist young and well educated graduates, especially in the sciences and in ICT, to develop new and innovative products and services and to commercialise these on regional, national and international markets. This, in the first instance, benefits students from the university. And in a wider context, students who establish new companies based on innovation contribute to providing additional high quality, sustainable employment in the city of Ganja and in the region.
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