Upon the organization of the Azerbaijan Technical University (AzTU), an online workshop on the topic “Internship organization and its management in the industry” was held.
Specialists on human resources from AzerGold CJSC, Valid Aliyev, Founder of Araznet LLC, Surkhay Alakbarov, Deputy Director of the Absheron Logistics Center Afgan Mammadov, Chairman of the Baku Passenger Station Ramin Abdullaev, as well as employees and teachers of the Azerbaijan State Pedagogical Institute, Sumgait State University, Mingachevir State University, Lankaran State University and Azerbaijan University participated in the workshop.
Speaking at the event, Vice-Rector for Science and Technology, Ilham Pirmammadov, spoke about the organization of research and scientific and pedagogical internships for undergraduates at AZTU during the pandemic. He noted that each undergraduate completed a research internship at the enterprise where they wanted to. It was noted that the validity of research and dissertation topics of undergraduates on practical competencies in industry, as well as the cooperation of experimental and scientific leaders, has enhanced significantly compared to previous years.
Then the Dean of the Faculty of Metallurgy and Materials Science, Nizami Poladov, the Head of the Department of Transport Logistics and Traffic Safety, Razim Bayramov and the Head of the Department of Mechatronics and Machine Design, Iftikhar Chalabi spoke about the organization of internship for students during the pandemic. It was stressed that the internships for students were organized in compliance with quarantine rules.
Business executives and university representatives who participated in the negotiations emphasized that the pandemic negatively affected students’ internships at enterprises. It was underlined that online video presentations and television debates were organized for students who cannot undergo internships due to the current situation.
At the end of the workshop, enterprise managers responded to the students’ questions.
Source: Azerbaijan Technical University