On December 17, 2019, H. E. Dr. Wolfgang Maning, Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary Ambassador of Federal Republic of Germany to Azerbaijan paid a visit to Khazar University.
Ambassador Maning met with Khazar University leadership and staff members. The meeting was attended by Prof. Hamlet Isakhanli, the Founder of Khazar University, and Chairman of its Board of Directors and Trustees; Associate Professor Irada Khalilova, Rector of Khazar University; Professor Mahammad Nuriyev, Vice-Rector for Academic Affairs; Ms. Raziya Isayeva, Director of Development Center; Dr. Jeyhun Mammadov, Dean of the School of Management and Economics; Dr. Elmar Mustafayev, Head of the Political Science and Philosophy Department and Dr.Anar Jafarov, Instructor at Political Science and Philosophy Department.
H. E. Ambassador was informed about the history of Khazar University, its degree programs, research capacity, and international relations. Furthermore, he was briefed about the joint project of Khazar University and Tubingen University in Germany that recently received a grant from the DAAD.
Following the meeting, Wolfgang Maning met with students of the Political Science and Philosophy Department and delivered a seminar on “Liberal Society: Once shining Example-now Scapegoat?”. The seminar was focused on the advantages of liberal society by providing examples from consolidated liberal countries.
Ambassador concluded his presentation by welcoming questions from the audience after which he expressed his gratitude to Khazar University administration for an invitation and expressed his joy for an interesting and interactive seminar with students of Political Science and Philosophy Department.