Azerbaijan Tourism and Management University and Yade University of Applied Sciences, Germany started cooperation in partnership as partner universities according to the partnership agreement signed in 2008. The main direction of cooperation is focused on student exchange, thus, since 2008 ATMU students have had the opportunity to study during one academic semester within the framework of a scholarship program organized by Yade University of Applied Sciences. Under the Partnership Agreement, tourism and hospitality, management and marketing specialties have been defined for student exchange. The choice of students is made by the direct participation of the International Relations Department of ATMU and the German side. As known, 14 students have participated within the frame of partnership. In addition, as a result of collaborative activities, five students form Yade University have conducted various research on tourism at ATMU.Since 2011, cooperation in practical training has started between ATMU and Yade TEU. 3 students from ATMU attended the practical training semester with the support of Yade University in Wilhelmshaven, Germany.
Additionally, students from ATMU are enabled to participate in the summer German Language courses organized by Yade TEU every summer, and so far 5 students from ATMU have participated in summer language courses.
Another important direction is to act as participants in the TEMPUS project called "Development of new modules for international bachelor and master degree programs in sustainable tourism management (SuToMa)" within the international educational project of both high educational institutions which have been partners since 2008.
Requirements for participation in the program
• I and II year course students
• Based on the subjects in the field of "tourism management"
• German language
Documents required for application
• Grade report
• Motivation letter in German (motivation letter in English, written and signed by the applicant, if the German language level is not strong)
“Super nice and helpful and loving faculty.The courses are fantastic and the resumes and abilities of the other students are incredible.Actually a good choice for everyone”
Zahra Ganiyeva - Graduate
“ATMU was amazing, I partyed, I worked and I barely slept. Going to university in the big city is not an easy thing, but if you get through it you come out with a strong work ethic and with strong determination.”
Sama Isalı - Graduate
“There is a great variety of students, from economists to businesspeople and scientists. The variety is wonderful.You may not have a campus but you do have a great community, a great city and lifelong friends.”