Western Caspian University

Faculties

Ecology

Program: Ecology

Duration of studies: 4 years

Credits: 240

Type of study: full-time

Fees for foreign students: 2000 USD

Study languages: Azerbaijani, Russian and English

 Programme >

The purpose of the Ecology program is to train high-level specialists in the field of ecology. As per curriculum requirements students form a new technosphere, evaluate technical innovations at the socio-ecological level, determine their compliance with the laws of the biosphere, study the universe, use theoretical & experimental methods in physics, fundamental constants in natural sciences, and the principles of symmetry & energy conservation. They have knowledge of methods for chemical determination of substances. Simultaneous implementation of project documents and schedules for students, rules of design of technical schemes and drawings, rules of use of modern programs, classification of wastes from petrochemical production, creation of closed water supply systems, environmental protection, neutralization of gas emissions, efficient use of resources principles, ecological expertise, etc. are mastered during the course.

Outcomes

  • Gain practical skills in physics and chemistry in the specialty
  • Gain basic knowledge of fundamental sections of mathematics in order to master the mathematical methods of ecological sciences required during the development and analysis of ecological data
  • Gain basic knowledge of physics, chemistry and biology to master the physical, chemical and biological bases in ecology
  • To master the methods of chemical and ecological analysis, as well as the use of methods required for geographical and biological analysis, identification and description of biodiversity
  • Ability to use information technology in the workplace.

Job opportunities

Graduates work in private organizations, companies, public institutions, research institutes, laboratories, universities and centers that require in-depth environmental knowledge, or specialize in innovation and other general competencies.