In accordance with the Law on Education and the Law on Civil Service of the Republic of Azerbaijan and other laws, the Decrees and Orders of the President of the Republic of Azerbaijan, the Decisions and Orders of the Cabinet of Ministers of Azerbaijan Republic, the Regulation on the Ministry of Education of Azerbaijan Republic, the Board decisions of the Ministry, the decisions, orders, decrees of the Minister of Education of Azerbaijan Republic and other normative documents, the Department of Economics fulfills the following tasks:
- To implement fiscal planning and financing for enterprises subordinated to the Ministry and financed from the centralized expenditures;
- To prepare estimates of revenues and expenditures on extra-budgetary funds for enterprises subordinated to the Ministry and financed from the centralized expenditures and to finance these costs;
- To provide adoption of financial and accounting reports for enterprises subordinated to the Ministry and financed from the centralized expenditures and submission of the presented reports to the decision-making bodies by summarizing them;
- To prepare proposals for the efficient use of property of enterprises subordinated to the Ministry and the financial rehabilitation of education institutions and to conduct financial monitoring;
- To provide implementation of relevant measures associated with the financing of education and scholarship expenditures of students, receiving education under the state order, in higher educational and medical institutions, implementing the personnel training under the state order and the application of per capita funding mechanism in higher education institutions;
- To ensure implementation of fiscal planning, financing and accounting for the administrative apparatus of the Ministry of Education;
- To provide fiscal planning and financing of State Programs and measures, implemented by the Ministry of Education, as well as the Ministry`s measures and other centralized ones;
- To organize the administrative and economical affairs for the administrative apparatus of the Ministry of Education and to deal with supply issues of the administrative apparatus of the Ministry;
- To prepare forecasts on the network of general education institutions financed by the Ministry and to participate in the preparation of proposals on the establishment and expansion of general education institutions and the changing of their type;
- To participate in the preparation of proposals on forecasting of pupil and student admission in accordance with initial vocational, specialized secondary and higher education institutions.