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Auezov South Kazakhstan State University (SKSU)

Street Tauke-Khana 5 Shymkent,
Kazakhstan View map
Kazakhstan
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Public
Medium
17,303
2,676
2,222

Overview

SKSU is the largest regional university of Kazakhstan and is traditionally the leading one in Kazakhstan HEIs rating.The University offers 47 master programmes in education, law, social sciences, business science, humanitarian, engineering and technological specialities, art and culture. SKSU offers 9 PhD degree programmes. The instruction is carried out in three languages Kazakh, Russian and English by 1675 highly qualified academic staff. The educational process is carried out according to the credit technology basis providing the students with individual strategy of training, a lot of elective courses and variety in programs. The result is absolutely great: all the graduates of SKSU are highly demanded at the labour market. The staff of SKSU effectively introduces into the teaching process innovation approaches, new ways and methods of teaching. The human resources of SKSU are really competent.SKSU is the member of EURASHE (European Association of HEIs), Eurasian Universities Association, CIS Networking University, Technical Universities Consortium EU-Kazakhstan. M.Auezov SKSU signed agreements on collaboration with more than 80 HEIs and scientific-research institutions. It collaborates with companies and HEIs in UK, Greece, Germany, Russia, European INTAS. Confirmation of active academic cooperation between the university and European HEIs is realization of double master degree programmes in the sphere of renewable energy and food science with Hamburg University of Applied Sciences. Also in the framework of British Council’s INSPIRE program SKSU has close interconnection with Manchester Metropolitan University (MMU) in the branches of textile industry. Staff exchange between SKSU and MMU has already taken place and it is planned that students of the university will continue their study in MMU.Our university is a large scientific-research centre with authoritative scientific schools in inorganic substances technology, processes and devices of chemical and food technology, oilchemistry, biotechnology, agrotechnology, technology of polymers and rubber processing, metallurgy, plasmachemistry, electrochemistry, geoecology, catalysis, technology of building materials, economy, social-humanitarian sciences. Research activity is one of the priorities of the University and is carried out in various fields: oil refining, plasmachemistry, ethnic education culture to name only a few. To do this the University has Research centers, Regional laboratories, scientific-research institutes. Annually international and national conferences and workshops are held at SKSU. Students may actively participate in all research projects using the resources of SKSU. They represent the University in regular international meetings.

University Highlights

Total students - 17,303

6%
94%

International students - 2,222

99%
1%

Total faculty staff - 2,676

296
2380

Total students - 17,303

6%
94%

International students - 2,222

99%
1%

Total faculty staff - 2,676

2380
296
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