The event on the theme "Improving the quality of science and education in the regions" was held in the Guba branch of the Azerbaijan State Pedagogical University under the organization of the Institute of Geography named after Academician H. Aliyev of the Ministry of Science and Education of the Republic of Azerbaijan. Given that one of the principles of state policy is aimed at creating a scientific, educational and innovative cluster in the regions, the Institute of Geography of the Ministry of Education and Science regularly holds events in scientific institutions and higher educational institutions in order to strengthen the scientific base, introduce innovations, attract natural and geographical potential to the economy, increasing the scientific potential in the regions, as well as the quality of education. This goal was served by a visit to Guba on December 26-28 under the leadership of Zakir Eminov, the General Director of the Institute, Doctor of Geographical Sciences. Director of the branch, Associate Professor Yusif Aliyev opened the event with an introductory
speech and informed about the education system of the university, the interest of students in education, and the participation of the branch in new projects. Then the General Director of the Institute spoke about the interaction of science and education, the application of scientific achievements in education, the organization and conduct of master's, dissertation and doctoral activities at the Institute. Doctor of Geographical Sciences, Associate Professor Said Safarov, Candidate of Geographical Sciences, Associate Professors Hasan Nabiyev, Mirnukh Ismayilov, Museib Yunusov, Zaur Imrani spoke about scientific research and projects carried out at the Institute. Geographers also answered numerous questions of interest to students in various fields of science.