Vusal Baghirov was born in Baku, Azerbaijan, in 1970. After completing his primary and high school education in Baku, he completed his undergraduate and master studies at Azebaijan State University of Culture and Fine Arts, Department of Industry Graphic. He started working as a research assistant at the Azebaijan State University of Culture and Fine Arts, Faculty of Arts, Department of Design. He completed his PhD program at Azerbaijan National Academy of Sciences, Institute of Architecture and Art in 2004. He participated in the controlled research projects, also attended many integrated exhibitions, acted as juror in many competitions and realized many national and international artistic workshops. He was promoted to the rank of associate professor at Azerbaijan State Academy of Art in 2007. He has been working for the Cyprus International University as a lecturer since 2008. He was promoted to the rank of professor at the Cyprus International University in 2015.