15 Notable alumni of
Azerbaijan State Pedagogical University

Azerbaijan State Pedagogical University is 1391st in the world, 306th in Asia, and 7th in Azerbaijan by aggregated alumni prominence. Below is the list of 15 notable alumni from Azerbaijan State Pedagogical University sorted by their wiki pages popularity. The directory includes famous graduates and former students along with research and academic staff.

  1. Ahmad Javad

    Ahmad Javad
    Born in
    Azerbaijan Flag Azerbaijan
    Years
    1892-1937 (aged 45)
    Occupations
    poettranslatorcontributing editor
    Biography

    Ahmad Javad was an Azerbaijani poet who is best known for writing the words of the National Anthem of Azerbaijan used under the 1918–1920 Democratic Republic of Azerbaijan, and again since 1991, and another poem named Chirpynirdi gara deniz.

  2. Hamo Sahyan

    Hamo Sahyan
    Born in
    Armenia Flag Armenia
    Years
    1914-1993 (aged 79)
    Enrolled in Azerbaijan State Pedagogical University
    Studied in 1939
    Occupations
    poettranslator
    Biography

    Hamo Sahyan was an Armenian poet and translator.

  3. Mehdi Huseynzade

    Mehdi Huseynzade
    Born in
    Azerbaijan Flag Azerbaijan
    Years
    1918-1944 (aged 26)
    Occupations
    military personnelpartisan
    Biography

    Lieutenant Mehdi Huseynzade was an Azerbaijani guerrilla and scout during World War II. He was posthumously awarded the title of Hero of the Soviet Union on 11 April 1957.

  4. Mammad Araz

    Mammad Araz
    Born in
    Azerbaijan Flag Azerbaijan
    Years
    1933-2004 (aged 71)
    Occupations
    poet
    Biography

    Mammad Araz, born Mammad Ibrahimov, was an Azerbaijani poet. His pen name was Araz, the Azerbaijani spelling for the Aras river.

  5. Ali Naghiyev

    Ali Naghiyev
    Born in
    Azerbaijan Flag Azerbaijan
    Years
    1958-.. (age 64)
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    Ali Naghi oglu Naghiyev is an Azerbaijani Colonel general, who serves as Chief of State Security Service of the Republic of Azerbaijan.

  6. Ilyas Afandiyev

    Ilyas Afandiyev
    Born in
    Azerbaijan Flag Azerbaijan
    Years
    1914-1996 (aged 82)
    Enrolled in Azerbaijan State Pedagogical University
    Studied in 1938
    Occupations
    writerliterary criticplaywright
    Biography

    Ilyas Mahammad oglu Afandiyev was an Azerbaijani and Soviet writer, member of Azerbaijan Union of Writers (1940), Honored Art Worker of Azerbaijan (1960), laureate of the State Prize of Azerbaijan (1972) and People’s Writer of Azerbaijan (1979).

  7. Said Rustamov

    Said Rustamov
    Born in
    Armenia Flag Armenia
    Years
    1907-1983 (aged 76)
    Enrolled in Azerbaijan State Pedagogical University
    Studied in 1932
    Occupations
    conductorcomposermusic pedagogue
    Biography

    Said Rustamov, born Mir-Jabbar Ali oglu Seyid-Rustamzadeh (12 May 1907 in Erivan – 10 June 1983 in Baku), was an Azerbaijani composer and conductor.

  8. Yosef Shagal

    Yosef Shagal
    Born in
    Azerbaijan Flag Azerbaijan
    Years
    1949-.. (age 73)
    Occupations
    politiciandiplomatjournalisttelevision presenterwriter
    Biography

    Yosef Shagal is an Israeli politician and former journalist, of Azerbaijani Jewish origin. He served as a member of the Knesset for the Russian-immigrant dominated Yisrael Beiteinu between 2006 and 2009. From 2012 until 2015, he was the ambassador of Israel to Belarus.

  9. Gular Ahmadova

    Gular Ahmadova
    Born in
    Azerbaijan Flag Azerbaijan
    Years
    1965-.. (age 57)
    Occupations
    politicianmathematician
    Biography

    Gular Mikayil qizi Ahmadova, née Aliyeva (born 20 August 1965, Baku), is a retired Azerbaijani politician, former member of the National Assembly of Azerbaijan and former member of the ruling New Azerbaijan Party.

  10. Garib Mammadov

    Garib Mammadov
    Born in
    Armenia Flag Armenia
    Years
    1947-.. (age 75)
    Occupations
    biologistpoliticianuniversity teacheredaphologyecologist
    Biography

    Garib Mammadov Academician-secretary of Department of Agrarian Sciences of Azerbaijan National Academy of Sciences (2011). İs an Azerbaijani scholar and politician serving as the Chairman of State Land and Cartography Committee of Azerbaijan Republic.

  11. Fatma Gadri

    Fatma Gadri
    Born in
    Ukraine Flag Ukraine
    Years
    1907-1968 (aged 61)
    Occupations
    actor
    Biography

    Fatma Gadir qizi Gadri, also spelled Qadri, Kadri, or Kadry (1 April 1907 – 29 February 1968) was an Azerbaijani theatre actress.

  12. Bagrat Ulubabyan

    Bagrat Ulubabyan
    Years
    1925-2001 (aged 76)
    Occupations
    historianprosaist
    Biography

    Bagrat Arshaki Ulubabyan was an Armenian writer and historian, known most prominently for his work on the histories of Nagorno-Karabakh and Artsakh.

  13. Ramin Qurbanov

    Ramin Qurbanov
    Born in
    Azerbaijan Flag Azerbaijan
    Years
    1974-.. (age 48)
    Occupations
    juristjudgeuniversity teacherlaw professor
    Biography

    Ramin Afad oglu Gurbanov is an Azerbaijani lawyer, scholar, and the current president of the European Commission for the Efficiency of Justice (CEPEJ) of the Council of Europe. He is also a judge of the Baku Court of Appeal, a member of the Management Board of the Union of Associations of Judges of the Republic of Azerbaijan, and the Head of the Department of International Law of the Institute of Law and Human Rights at the Azerbaijan National Academy of Sciences. He is a Doctor of Law and Professor of the Department of Civil Law Disciplines at the Russian University of Economics.

  14. Rahid Ulusel

    Rahid Ulusel
    Born in
    Azerbaijan Flag Azerbaijan
    Years
    1954-.. (age 68)
    Occupations
    literary historianuniversity teacherphilosopher
    Biography

    Rahid Ulusel is an Azerbaijani scientist, senior researcher at the Azerbaijan National Academy of Sciences, and professor at Western University (2005-2007).

  15. Narmin Knyaz

    Narmin Knyaz
    Born in
    Azerbaijan Flag Azerbaijan
    Years
    1992-.. (age 30)
    Occupations
    presenterjournalist
    Biography

    Narmin Knyaz — Azerbaijani radio and television presenter; business woman, voice actor and influencer.