We are a research-oriented university with a wide portfolio of undergraduate and graduate programs ranging from STEM to social sciences and business. The Nazarbayev University Foundation Year Program (NUFYP) is a one-year intensive programme that provides an academic, scientific and language proficiency preparation to the undergraduate programmes of NU. All programmes are taught in English.
NU has a strong research culture and a community of academic staff who continue to strengthen our excellent platform for research. 2,134 is a number of International researchers at NU during the period 2011-2018. Our research are supported by internal and external funds each year and carried out in state of the art laboratories.
Nazarbayev University has 3,741 graduates for the period of 2015-2019.
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At Nazarbayev University, we have over 190 student associations that cover hobbies and interests, as well as academic clubs related to their degree subject. The groups organise events and activities, campaigns for what they care about and volunteer their time to make a difference.
International students are provided with accommodation on campus where each room is en-suite. Our accommodation has 24-hour reception and security teams so there's always someone around to help.
Our library provides all the necessary resources and services for productive study and research:
You'll use the fastest computers and the latest software at Nazarbayev University. Use either NU or your own devices with free, open and reliable Wi-Fi across the campus.
24/7 medical assistance center on campus
Nazarbayev University campus life is full of fun, joy and creativity.
Whether you’re keen to join a society, get on the tennis court or hang out with your new NU family, here’s how you can get involved in life on campus.
There are also a medical centre, supermarkets, canteens, hairdresser on site.
Academic life is further enhanced by various campus sports facilities, such as our 6,000 square metre sports complex, Olympic-sized swimming pool and outdoor basketball and tennis courts.
There are more than 190 clubs and societies at NU, music and art rooms which enable students to discover their talents beyond the classroom.
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University is more research based than prcatical. In my opinion, engineering should have more practice. In addition, the courses taught were not one directional, as there were more options to take. However, the overall study was exellent.
It has opened up my eyes to so much and expanded my opportunities greatly.
Excellent experience and offered opportunities after graduation