INTRODUCTION TO THE RULES FOR CONFERMENT OF ACADEMIC DEGREES AND SCIENTIFIC RANKS
December 11, 2019
The first meeting of the Dissertation Board was held in the Institute of Geology and Geophysics of ANAS. The PhD students who prepare to submit their masters thesis for the preliminary discussion for conferment of PhD and ScD, as well as PhD students who are defending the masters thesis took part in the meeting.
The Chairman of the Dissertation Board, ScD (Geology and Mineralogy), Full Member of ANAS, Professor Akper Feyzullayev opened the meeting. The scientist said that “Regulation on the rules for conferment of academic degrees and scientific ranks” approved by Decree of the President of the Republic No. 737 of June 11, 2019 was confirmed in accordance with the laws of the Republic of Azerbaijan “On Science” and “On Education”.
A. Feyzullayev acquainted the members of the Dissertation Board with order No. 6 of the Higher Attestation Commission under the President of the Republic of Azerbaijan dated 11.11.2019 on the founding and composition of the Dissertation Board (ED 1.01) in the specialty of: 2507.01 “Geophysics, geophysical methods of mineral exploration”, 2521.01 “Geology, search and exploration of oil and gas fields” to defend PhD and ScD masters theses in the field of Earth Sciences.
Then, the scientific secretary of the Dissertation Board, PhD in Technical Sciences, associate professor Dilgusha Mirzoyeva acquainted the Board members with the new rules for conferment of academic degrees and with the results of the seminar of the Higher Attestation Commission held on December 4, 2019 with the participation of scientific secretaries of the other Dissertation Boards.
The other discussions were also held at the meeting.
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