Study of foreign citizens in Azerbaijan Republic, is regulated by “Regulations about study of foreign citizens in Azerbaijan universities and sending of the citizens of Azerbaijan Republic to study in abroad” approved by Decision No. 56 dated 06.01.2001 of Cabinet of Minsters.

According to this decree, if foreign student does not know study language, they must have relevant language training before commencing their studies. In order to conduct these language trainings among foreign student candidates there are preparation departments, centers in 17 higher education institutions.