Khazar University is mentioned in the popular TV series “Alias”, shot by the US ABC channel. In one of the scenes, “Petroleum Geoscience” major taught at Khazar University is being discussed, and the hero who is going to Azerbaijan is advised to apply to PhD program in this major. Hollywood films featuring scenes regarding the universities is rather rare event, and wherein it is the case, most commonly the universities in the US and world’s most famous universities are mentioned. From this point of view, Khazar University's name being mentioned in a popular TV series that has won numerous prestigious awards is a matter of pride for both Khazar University and Azerbaijani education.
Khazar University is introduced in a popular US TV series as a university in Azerbaijan that provides quality English language education. It is worth mentioning that the series was watched by about 8 million people in the United States alone.
The scene associated with Khazar University is from Season 1, Part 19, and is called “Snowman”.
This part of the series can be viewed on the following page: