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Center for Innovation and Research

General Information

The Center for Innovation and Research is at Baku Higher Oil School for bringing innovative scientific research projects and innovative ideas to the market.  While Center's main focus is scientific research related projects, we welcome collaboration with any innovative ideas of students. We have designed different related programs for startups such as mentor meetings, hackathons, startup competitions, bootcamps and design thinking workshops. These programs help startups to turn creative ideas into feasible projects, coordinated deployment with business partners.


Our mission

Our mission is to develop environment for collaborative research and entrepreneurship.


Our Vision

We provide the development of training, capacity building and services for innovation startups through programs, training courses, and consultants from other institutions, incubation centers and business promotion organizations.

Our main goal is to connect activities between the university and businesses, organize start-up contests and support start-up activities methodically.


For Students

Designed to help students growing their innovative startups. Center for Innovation and Research has co-working space, private rooms for startups and laboratory facility.


Startup incubation

Our two-month program helps students to build their startups by providing business skill trainings, networking and product development assistance.


Elmar Asgarzade

Project Manager at Center for Innovation and Research

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