Presently nearly 400 citizens of Azerbaijan get education in the higher education schools of Russian Federation in line with the State, Trend reports with reference to the Education Ministry of Azerbaijan. They
They include 262 students, 2 undergraduates, 36 post-graduates, 4 working on doctoral degree, 10 listeners of the Civil Defense Academy and Diplomatic Academy and 8 registrars of the medical education institutions. The admission to the Russian higher education institutions inline with the State is implemented on base of the Protocol on co-operation between the Education Ministries of Azerbaijan and Russia dated 01.02.2002. Amount of scholarship and terms of the admission are agreed annually through diplomatic lines.