Khazar University was founded in 1991.

The university has a logo, a symbol, and the following official songs:

Khazar University HymnLyrics: Hamlet Isakhanli; Music: Vasif Adigozelov and Ramiz Mustafayev

Khazar University Student Waltz , Lyrics: Hamlet Isakhanli; Music: Ramiz Mustafayev

Dunya (World) School Song , Lyrics: Hamlet Isakhanli;  Music: Nailakhanim Isayeva

The university has two annual graduation ceremonies, held in March and September.

As part of the ceremonies that are especially prepared in their honor, graduates take an oath and recieve their diplomas.

Graduates' oath:

 “I swear to apply all my knowledge and skills gained at Khazar University for the benefit of my family, my people and my country!

  I swear always to honor Khazar University!”