Department of Social Sciences and Multiculturalism

Department of Social Sciences and Multiculturalism
Since the establishment of the university, social science departments have also been operating. The department of social sciences and multiculturalism has a rich history. This department was established and developed on the basis of social science departments (history of the CPSU, history of Azerbaijan, Marxism-Leninism, Philosophy, etc.).

When the Azerbaijan Agricultural Institute was established in 1929, two departments of social sciences were organized within it. One of them was the Department of Political Economy, and the other was the Department of Dialectical Materialism and Leninism. The department of "Dialectical Materialism and Leninism" was headed by Associate Professor M.Ismayilov. In 1933-1934, the department was headed for a short time by Professor K. Gordeladze, and again Associate Professor M. Ismayilov was elected head of the department "Dialectical Materialism and Leninism." He was also awarded the title of professor.

In 1935-1936, the department was headed by Ali Yazichi.

In the early 1950, the departments of social sciences were reorganized into the Moscow State University named after M. Lomonosov and the Azerbaijan State University (now Baku State University). Graduates of state pedagogical institutes were accepted. Among these graduates are Ahmad Mammadov, Ahmad Hasanov, Midhat Gurbanaliyev, Tanriverdi Tanriverdiyev, Mahmud Eyvazov, Jamil Akbarov. The department of "Marxism-Leninism" functioned until 1964, then on the basis of this department there were three departments - "Sov. The department of "History of the CPSU", the department of "Philosophy and Scientific Communism" and the department of "Political Economy" are organized.

Until 1996, the departament of “History of Central Committee of the Communist Party of the Soviet Union” was headed by Professor Ahmad Mammadov, a graduate of Moscow State University.

A. Mammadov also participated in the Great Patriotic War and was a war veteran and served as secretary of the Azerbaijan Agricultural Academy party organization. Until 1988, only “History of Central Committee of the Communist Party of the Soviet Union”. The history of Azerbaijan and the political history of the 20th century were taught after 1988.

The department of "Philosophy and Scientific Communism" is not headed by the reformist professor Ahmad Hasanov. He worked as the head of the department from 1958 without a faculty until 2008. A. Hasanov operates and is associated with the formation of the AKTA party.

In 1975, the department of "Philosophy and Scientific Communism" was renamed the Department of "Philosophy and Political Science". Professor Ə.M. Hasanov was elected head of the department. From 1964 to 2003 the department of "Political Economy" functioned and in different periods the associate professors H.Mirzayev, M.Asgarov, M.Eyvazov, Z.Mirzayev, V.Kazimov headed this department.

In 2003, the department of "Political Economy" was abolished, and the subjects taught at the department were transferred to the Department of Finance.

Since 1991, the department has been called "Political History of the XX century", since 1996 - "Philosophy and Political Science", then "Philosophy and History".

By the decision of 2008, the department of "Philosophy and History" was renamed the department of "History of Azerbaijan and Humanities", the department was headed by the candidate of historical sciences, associate professor Nizami Alizade.

In 2009, the department was renamed the Department of History, Philosophy and Law of Azerbaijan. Acting Associate Professor Maleyka Alizadeh is elected head of the department. The department supports the policy of multiculturalism in Azerbaijan at the state level, since 2015 the teaching of "Introduction to Multiculturalism" and "Azerbaijani multiculturalism" at the bachelor's and master's levels of higher education, the study of Azerbaijani history, culture, national values and education in the spirit of Azerbaijanism. Created the need to change the name of the department and in 2016 the department was renamed the Department of "Social Sciences and Multiculturalism" . Since 2013, the department is headed by Azad Bayramov, Ph.D., Professor of ADAU. It should be noted with pride that at the time, prominent scientists, academicians Alisohbat Sumbatzade and Mehdikhan Vakilov worked as teachers at this department and actively participated in the training of specialists. Taking into account the high activity of the department, according to the decision of the Academic Council of the University, the department was awarded the title of "Department of the Year" in 2015 and "Best Department of the Year" in 2016. Today, the department is training scientific and pedagogical staff at a high level.

The research work of the department consists of 3 stages.
I Historical stages and legal stages of the policy of cooperation in the years of Soviet power.
II. Historical stages and legal stages of cooperation policy in the world.
III. Legal bases, historical perspectives of cooperation policy in Azerbaijan in modern times.


As a result of scientific research conducted during the research year, the history of this field was studied, the foundations of the socio-legal base were studied. Together with the international relations and science departments of the university, the international relations of the department are expanding day by day. Cooperation agreements have been signed with leading universities in Turkey, Russia and Kazakhstan. Cooperation agreements have been signed with Belgorod Cooperation, Economics and Law University of the Russian Federation and Kostanay Engineering and Economic University of Kazakhstan.

The Department of Social Sciences and Multiculturalism has achieved success in writing and publishing scientific articles, textbooks, study guides, study guides in 2013-2020. Over the years, the department staff published 353 scientific articles in various scientific journals. 205 of them were published in the country, and 148 scientific articles were published in leading scientific journals of foreign countries. Scientific articles published abroad include Poland, Ukraine, Slovakia, Czech Republic, Moldova, Turkey, Romania, Spain, USA, France, Georgia, India, UAE, Kazakhstan. 8 of the published scientific articles were published in impact factor journals. "New Generation" Student Scientific Circle operates under the Department of Social Sciences and Multiculturalism. Meetings of the circle covering all courses are held twice a month during the academic year and students make interesting speeches on various topics. More than 200 students are involved in the circle. Many topical scientific topics were discussed and the discussions were attended by teachers of the department, faculty management, representatives of the science department.

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Students, who are members of the student scientific circle, also took an active part in social work. At the same time, their activity was highly appreciated at events of various scales. Students who are members of the "New Generation" student scientific circle took an active part in the Student Scientific Conferences organized by the Student Scientific Society of the University and were awarded various prizes and awards.

Many members of the "New Generation" Student Scientific Circle have successfully participated in national conferences and knowledge contests.

In the knowledge contest on "Heydar Aliyev and the history of Azerbaijan" organized at the Heydar Aliyev Center in Baku in 2016, our students took 2nd place among 44 universities of the Republic and were awarded honorary diplomas.

In 2017, our students successfully participated in a similar competition and won the 3rd place among 47 universities in the country.

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Teachers of the Department of Social Sciences and Multiculturalism also contributed to the success of the students who were members of the association in both knowledge competitions.

In 2018, the members of the association successfully participated in the knowledge contest organized by the Ministry of Education of the Republic of Azerbaijan and the Baku Heydar Aliyev Center.

The department regularly conducts faculty events in connection with significant days in order to educate our students in the ideas of patriotism and statehood. “January 20”, “Khojaly genocide”, “March 31 genocide of Azerbaijanis”, “April wars”, “Azerbaijan Democratic Republic” anniversary, “June 26 National Army Day”, “State Independence Day”, “National Revival Day” “Flag Day ”and so on. Scientific-theoretical conferences and round tables are organized on the occasion of such events. The organization of debates on certain topics among students at the department was met with great interest. Debates organized on the occasion of the 100th anniversary of the Azerbaijan Democratic Republic and the 650th anniversary of the prominent Azerbaijani poet Imadeddin Nasimi revealed that students are free-thinking.

The department held scientific-theoretical conferences with the participation of the faculties of Agrarian Economics and Agribusiness in connection with the anniversaries of prominent personalities Generals Aliaga Shikhlinsky, Samad bey Mehmandarov and others.

A "round table" was held on the leaders of the Azerbaijan Democratic Republic Mammad Amin Rasulzade, Fatali khan Khoyski, Hasan bey Agayev, Alimardan bey Topchubashov, prominent enlighteners and great Turks Hasan bey Zardabi, Ali bey Huseynzade, Ahmad bey Agayev.

Employees of the department are also closely involved in the socio-political life of Ganja. In connection with the 100th anniversary of the Azerbaijan Democratic Republic, a series of events were held at the Azerbaijan State Agricultural University on the initiative of the department.

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In May 2018, an international scientific-practical conference dedicated to the 100th anniversary of the Azerbaijan Democratic Republic was held. Employees of the Department of Social Sciences and Multiculturalism took an active part in organizing and holding the conference. The museum "Azerbaijan Democratic Republic" was established at the university. The employees of the department played a great role in the creation of this museum. Azad Bayramov, the head of the department, was awarded the jubilee medal "100th anniversary of the Azerbaijan Democratic Republic (1918-2018)" for his active participation in the establishment of this museum.

At present, the staff potential of the department is 29 people. 25 of them are professors-teachers, 4 of them are laboratory-technical staff. 4 professors-teachers are doctors of philosophy, associate professors, 2 people are doctors of philosophy, acting associate professors, 1 Doctor of Philosophy in History, senior teacher, 4 senior teachers and 14 are teachers.

HEAD OF DEPARTMENT


Bayramov Azad Mustafa oglu
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STAFF OF DEPARTMENT


Hamzayev Nagif Alashraf oglu
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Abdurrahman Kazım Anvar oglu
Associate professor
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Aslanov Elgun Mahammadali oglu
PhD in history
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Abdullayeva Sevda Fuzuli gizi
PhD in history
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Qasimova Samira Aliaga gizi
PhD in history
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Aliyeva Fazila Bayramovna gizi
Senior Lecturer
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Mammadov Mahir Amin oglu
Senior Lecturer
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Qahramanova Zumrud Nagi gizi
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Akhundov Azar Yadı oglu
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Asadova Khanum İradil gizi
Senior Lecturer
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Hasanova Dunya Khaliq gizi
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Alakbarova Aygul Eldar gizi
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Ahmadova Elvira Ismayil gizi
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Nagiyeva Esmira Islam gizi
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Guliyeva Gulmira Qasham gizi
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Garayeva Leman Ahmad gizi
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Musaeva Shefa Khasafat gizi
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Ahmadova Turkan Yusif gizi
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Salmanova Saida Nizami gizi
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Alizadeh Sabina Qiyas gizi
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