Summary of current Topics and Key Aspects
Welcome to the Website of the Austrian Embassy in Baku!
Our website contains information about Austrian politics, the economy, culture, tourism and news from Austria. The link “Practical Advice” offers useful information on consular matters as well as information about travelling to Austria and Azerbaijan.
Landmark III, 7. Stock
90A Nizami Street
AZ 1010, Baku
Tel.: +994 12 465 9933
Fax: +994 12 465 9994
Opening hours: Monday to Friday 9:00am - 5:00pm
Customer service: Monday to Thursday 9:00am - 12:30am
The consulate will be closed on following dates:
1 January, 6 January, 20 January, 28 March, 5 May, 16 May, 26 May, 30 May, 15 August, 12 - 13 September, 26 October, 1 November and 26 December.
Emergency number: +994 77 277 0071
(ONLY outside opening hours)
Secretary General Michael Linhart visits Azerbaijan
From September 20. to 21. Secretary General Dr. Michael Linhart visitied Azerbaijan as part of his South Caucasian trip in 2016. Mister Linhart met with several representatives from the political, cultural and economic sphere in Azerbaijan. Among bilateral talks, the topics related also in regards to Austria's future OSCE Chairmanship in 2017. Accompanied by Ambassador Axel Wech, Mr. Linhart visited the offices of the Austrian Library and the OeaD in Baku as well.
This year marks the 25th anniversary of the partnership between Azerbaijan and the European Union. The annual Eurovillage, which took place on October 1. was therefore a quite particular event this year. Several embassies, as well as the team of the EU-Delegation in Azerbajan organized a variety of activieties and concerts. With over 30.000 vistiors, the event was a great success and gave an understanding of the culture and traditions of the different European countries.
Baku Jazz Festival 2016
From October 22. to October 30 the annual Jazz Festival will take place in Baku. Several international musicians from all over the world will perform in different locations all over the city. The Austrian duo Dinoviski & Schuberth will perform on October 25.
Please find more information here
as well on Facebook
The Austrian library in Baku
Since April 2016 the OeAD Info-Point Baku is also an examination Center for ÖSD (Österreichisches Sprachdiplom Deutsch), which is a state-approved examination and assessment system for German as Foreign Language / German as a Second Language. The ÖSD diplomas are standardised proof of language competence and are recognized in Austria, Germany and Switzerland.
Azerbaijan University of Languages
Contact: Mrs Safa Aliyeva
Rashid Behbudov 134
Tel.: (+994 12) 440-35-05
Mob.: (+994) 50-222-15-35
Fax: (+994 12) 440-85-46
VIMUN Vienna International Model United Nations, 31 July - 04 August 2016, United Nations Vienna, Austria, Europe.
Experience diplomacy at one of the most authentic United Nations simulation conferences with students from all over the world!
For more information please visit http://www.vimun.org
Online registration for this conference is possible via http://afa.at/vimun/vimunregistration.htm
Frey Wille new collection - presentation
The Austrian Ambassador and Frey Wille invited to the presentation of the new collection to the Austrian residence on July 7th. Numerous guests from the diplomatic corps, art, science and economy admired the new collection pharaoh and the four perfumes of the line Sphinx – Magique, Innocent, Rose und Mystique.