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Al-Farabi Kazakh National University

Prospekt Al-Farabi 71 Almaty,
Kazakhstan View map
Kazakhstan
#165
Public
High
22,021
4,156
3,262

Undergraduate Overview

Al Farabi Kazakh National University (KazNU) offers 113 bachelor degree programs at 15 faculties, which are among the leaders in the national subject ranking in Kazakhstan. Students can join undergraduate programs in a wide range of disciplines, from the sciences (chemistry, geography, mathematics and physics) through to humanities, law, IR, languages, and journalism. Students can also select from several joint double degree programs with the leading universities from around the world.  The university bachelor degree programs train students to be critical thinkers, well-rounded lifelong learners and future leaders in their specialties. Most of the undergraduate programs of KazNU are accredited by accrediting agencies such as ASIIN, FIBAA, AQ, and ACQUIN.

Undergraduate international students usually study for four years at the individual faculties. Undergraduate study at KazNU includes lectures, seminars and laboratory work carried out in university faculties and departments. KazNU has no quotas for international admissions and around 10 percent of applicants are international students and the number increases every year.

The international admission period runs during the summer for the current academic year. International applicants register at the dedicated website, and prospective students must pass foreign language test in advance.  The application process is broadly the same for international and national students, and the university accepts school qualifications from many different countries.

Tuition fees are currently set by the university at a very competitive level. The tuition fees do not include accommodation or board.

All students find themselves in an innovative educational environment and they have access to the specialized libraries and computer facilities including access to
KazNU’s super-computer as well as to the university technopark, business incubator and startup seed capital provided by the university, businesses and other entities in the country. Every year university students can study in the world’s leading universities within the framework of “Academic mobility” program or join international summer schools.




University Highlights

Al-Farabi Kazakh National University is one of the top Public universities in , . It is ranked #165 in QS Global World Rankings 2021.

Total students - 22,021

20%
80%

International students - 3,262

89%
11%

Total faculty staff - 4,156

732
3424

Total students - 22,021

20%
80%

International students - 3,262

89%
11%

Total faculty staff - 4,156

3424
732
2020
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