Main activity directions:

- Provide legal framework for the activities of the Ministry of Education and execute legal examination of the prepared documents;

- Provide certification for training activities;

- General management of accreditation of educational institutions.

 

Main tasks of department:

- Check compliance of legislative acts developed by the structural units and divisions of the Ministry of Education with the legislation and then give a compulsory legal opinion based to the results under the law of the Republic of Azerbaijan on "Normative-legal acts";

- Represent the Ministry of Education (apparatus of the Ministry of Education) as claimant (civil claimant), defendant, victim and third person (party in interest) in all judicial instances;

- Lodge a complaint about decisions of investigation and judicial bodies which is not in interest of the Ministry of Education;

- Control the activities of education institutions in all proceedings of which they took part as claimant (civil claimant), defendant, victim and third person (party in interest);

- Take control of the execution of court decisions;

- Provide comments on regulations of municipal and private educational institutions;

- Provide special permit (license) to educational activities;

- Monitor compliance with the licensing requirements by the educational institutions under the current statutory procedure;

- Establish and coordinate accreditation committees for accreditation of educational institutions;

- Take appropriate measures for certification of final-year students during accreditation;

- Prepare quality certification document, i.e. certificate in accordance with the order based to the results of accreditation and submit it for approval;

- Conduct register of the inspections in the subordinate bodies of ministry, which aren't included to the ministry structure;

- Monitoring of the inspections in the subordinate bodies of ministry, which aren't included to the ministry structure in order to ensure their duly and timely completion.