ISTAK lyceum

ISTAK lyceum is an educational institution providing educational services for students of I-XI forms in Azerbaijani, Russian and English. The lyceum, founded under the license number “074503” by the Ministry of Education of the Azerbaijan Republic in 2014, operates in Baku (Ganjlik, Narimanov, Khalqlar Dostlughu, Ahmedli), Sumgayit, Guba, Shirvan, Lankaran, Aghdash, Mingachevir, Shaki and Ganja. ISTAK lyceum, implementing both the state educational standards and international programs in the education process, opens opportunities to pupils to possess knowledge and skills appropriate to today’s requirements with loyalty to the national values.The educational process which is based on more than 20 years of professional pedagogical experience, fascinatingly interesting social activities and rich teaching resources of the lyceum provide each pupil with an education they would like to see. The educational process at our lyceum is supported by modern educational technologies, enriched with local and international competitions. Sports clubs and circles of the lyceum ensure pupils to spend their leisure time productively, to grow as a professional identity keeping away from their bad habits.

  • Affordable tuition fee and scholarship policy
  • National and international curriculum integration
  • Local teachers with international certificates and foreign teachers
  • Education process based on project conception
  • Participation possibilities in World Olympiads
  • Labs for science/computer/robot and games
  • More than 20 social activity programs
  • Healthy, intellectual and safe environment

Achievements in In the academic year of 2015-2016

National university winning result - 99%
International university winning result - 68%
Republican Olympiad - 84 medal
International Olympiad - 79 medal

The mission of the lyceum is to raise educated, competent, ethical and socially responsible people to be open to universal values on the basis of a personal educational program that meets the requirements of state educational standards, representing opportunities for international education and special programs, by preserving national values.


The vision of “Istak” lyceum is to be at the forefront in the world education as a national educational brand corresponding to state and international education standards with adherence to the education traditions of Azerbaijan.