NU Schools

NU students are self-motivated, success oriented and talented potential candidates. NU is the first university in Kazakhstan that is committed to working
according to international academic standards and guided by the principles of autonomy and academic freedom.
Why are NU students the best candidates for your company?
• Our freshmen students are graduates of top Kazakhstani schools.
About 33% of accepted students have been awarded “Altyn Belgi”
• Our students gain international experience through study abroad semesters
at partner Universities and participation in research conferences and
international competitions in the United States, Europe and Asia;
• Many students are successful in startups and entrepreneurship

School of Engineering

The Nazarbayev School of Engineering aims to be the leading engineering school in Kazakhstan and Central Asia. The School’s goal is to prepare its graduates to meet the growing demand for professional practitioners in the fields of chemical, mechanical, civil, electronic engineering and engineering management.

School of Science and Technology

The Nazarbayev School of Science and Technology creates a unique intellectual environment for its students and faculty. The proposed educational programs are designed based on the results of research on the learning process and the application of innovative approaches to teaching and learning. The School has the widest range of degrees offered at Nazarbayev University.

School of Humanities and Social Sciences

The School of Humanities and Social Sciences programs are designed to train leaders in all aspects of social development to have versatile knowledge in the field of social, liberal and natural sciences. The School teaches its students to solve intellectual challenges they may encounter in their life and career regardless of their career choice. The School holds the largest number of seminars on the most important issues, open to the public.

School of Medicine

Nazarbayev University School of Medicine will welcome its first class of students in Fall 2015. The School is being developed in collaboration with the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine to serve as the academic hub of the Republic of Kazakhstan’s first integrated academic health system. The School’s vision is to become a center of excellence in medical education, biomedical research and patient care to improve the health and well-being of the population of the Republic of Kazakhstan, Central Asia and beyond. To learn more about School of Medicine please follow this link.

Graduate School of Public Policy

Graduate School of Public Policy is aimed at training public service professionals and managers of non-governmental organizations, by focusing on raising awareness of the public and private sector in addressing the strategic issues of the public policy in the Republic of Kazakhstan and around the world.

Graduate School of Business

The Nazarbayev Graduate School of Business is a promising academic institution established for business leaders. The School offers new approaches to education in the field of business management in one of the most dynamic regions in the world. Our programs offer students the opportunity to get high quality education in the field of business administration, expand their business contacts and apply their knowledge and skills to their work as much as possible. Please have a look at the “Graduate School of Business” website.

Graduate School of Education

The Graduate School of Education is dedicated to becoming a world-class center for teaching and research in the field of education with a focus on the issues of education reform in the Republic of Kazakhstan and Central Asia, while maintaining a broad international approach. The School aims are the implementation of cutting-edge research in the field of education, from pre-school through university levels.

School of Mining and Geosciences

School of Mining and Geosciences aims to be a world-class institution which develops new knowledge, talent and leadership within the area of natural resources. They plan to do this by educating highly qualified professionals and undergraduates with up-to-date knowledge and skills in earth science and related subjects, conducting world class research and producing venerable research outcomes in the fields of prospecting, extracting and processing of natural resources in safe, sustainable, and economical ways. More information is at the link here.