Academy of the State Security Service of

the Republic of Azerbaijan named after Heydar Aliyev

Admission rules
 
School–leavers of call-up age whose professional choice meets all the requirements, also military serviceman who serve in the security bodies of the republic, with secondary or specialized secondary education and those who have no military rank of an officer can be admitted to the Academy of the State Security Service (SSS) of the Republic of Azerbaijan named after Heydar Aliyev.

The following age groups  were fived for admission to the Academy:
- military serviceman – from the age of 18 to 23;
- school-leaves due for call-up – from the age of 17 to 19.

Those who wish to enter the Academy must  apply (the military servicemen by a report) to the local SSS agency according to their place of residence until January 10 of the admission year.

Having passed the medical check-up and physical training norms in the determined form, an  interview on the professional choice is held with the candidates at the Academy by Mandate Commission.

The candidates who have passed the professional choice interview successfully take the entrance exams through testing held by State Commission for Student  Admission in specialty Group III  (Mother tongue, History, Foreign language, Maths) to “Training of Operative Personnel” faculty of the Academy.

By the wish of the candidate the entrance exams to the Academy can be taken either in Azerbaijani or in Russian. The educational process at the Academy is carried out in Azerbaijani.