The President of KAU

 I welcome You on behalf of the KAU family.

Notwithstanding the youth it has its own peculiarities and priorities.

While maintaining all the best traditions of the classic soviet school and combining them with the syllabi of the leading American institutions of higher education, KAU provides the opportunity to master extensive knowledge and develop deep thinking for the students which will allow them to become professionals in their field and to succeed in the modern dynamic world.

When establishing our university we had set ourselves the task to create mobile educational system to form the future intellectual elite of Kazakhstan.

Today we can ascertain that we have succeeded in it.

Graduates of KAU are employed by the leading companies of Kazakhstan, hold high positions in business, international organizations at the level of top managers and middle managers or higher.

On the pages of this site You can find detailed information on the university structure, its subdivisions, academic programs, terms of admission, rules of procedure of the teaching process requirements, procedure of transfer to and graduation from the foreign institutions of higher education, using the library, IT technologies including the Internet, possibilities of internship and the lists of academic staff.

KAU ensures a continuous cycle of educational services provision: UNESCO associated School (1–11 grades), Almaty College of Communications, Bachelor’s program and Master’s program.

West Kazakhstan branch campus (KAU WKB) was opened in Atyrau in 2004. University has its own traditions, well formed team of highly qualified teachers and scientists.

KAU had successfully implemented the credit system of education aimed to integrate the university into the world educational environment and to enable our students to be competitive on the world market of professional services.

Many spheres of academic life were in a short time reformed in KAU in order to intensify the teaching process, scientific researches and international activities and to establish close and mutually beneficial links with the production sector.

Such process of continuous upgrading is intended to meet rapidly changing demand conditions as for the specialists of various fields.

I wish You good luck on Your way!

Amirlan Kussainov