Upon admission to M. Narikbayev KAZGUU University, international students should carefully examine the rules of study and living conditions at the university.

Application Deadlines

Enrollment of international citizens to education programmes is carried out on the basis of the applicant’s application form and the results of entrance examinations con-ducted by the University Admission Commission.
Students’ applications are screened, where the main criteria are GPA level and language proficiency. Students must contact the admission commission admis-sion@kazguu.kz before the application deadline to receive information on the upcom-ing interview and the number of courses and credits.

International students who seek to enroll in undergraduate programmes should complete the Application form within the following period:

For citizens of countries:

• with a visa regime until July 30 of the current year;
• with a visa-free regime until August 15 of the current year.

English Language Requirements

The level of English should correspond to the level of language proficien-cy in accordance with the Common European Framework Language System indicated in Table4.1.

List of Documents

Prior to interview, it is necessary to provide transcripts (a copy of the original transcripts and their translation), a motivation letter (no more than 500 words).

After the interview, the following documents must be provided:

• acopy of the passport;
•the original ofa school-leaving certificate, a certificate on completion of technical and vocational (primary vocational or secondary vocational) education, diploma of post-secondary or higher education with appendix;
• documents submitted in a foreign language must have a notarized translation into Kazakh or Russian, a copy of the birth certificate and the mandatory presence of one of the parents (if the applicant is under 18 years old and is in Kazakhstan);
• certificate of no criminal record.
• 6 photos in size 3×4;
• 086-U medical certificate form;
• protocol of the decision of the commission.

The applicant can provide copies of documents online by sending them to the Ad-mission Commission email: admission@kazguu.kz , while the applicant agrees to provide the original documents upon enrollment to the Admission Commission.

Documents on education issued by foreign educational organizations go through the nostrification procedure in the manner prescribed by law after the enrollment dur-ing the first semester.

The applicant receives a confirmation of the decision of the commission, instruc-tions for obtaining a visa, the AIS Platonus login and information on obtaining medical insurance.

Visa Information

For the timely receipt of a student visa, the applicant is recommended to contact the coordinator of the education programme.

The manager of the Admission Commission sends the student an official letter of invitation from M. Narikbayev KAZGUU University and visa support number for apply-ing for a visa at the Embassy of Kazakhstan in his/her country.

When an applicant is located outside the territory of the Republic of Kazakhstan, it is possible to sign an agreement in his/her country and send the signed agreement by mail to the Admission Commission for further procedures (expenses for mail ser-vices are covered by applicants). It is also possible to sign the contract online in elec-tronic form.
After obtaining a visa, an applicant must arrive in the country no later than Au-gust 24 of the current year and pay the tuition fee for 1st semester. Moreover, before arrival, the applicant must send the scanned version of the ticket and visa in the pass-port to the manager of the Admission Commission.

During the day (or the next day) of arrival in the country, the applicant must reg-ister in the journal of the lawyer of the PSC and the migration service.

Proof of Finance

Access to registration for disciplines is opened to a student only after payment of tuition.

Medical Care and Health Insurance

All students enrolled and studying at M.Narikbayev KAZGUU University must provide a completed medical history form. All international students need to purchase an insurance policy.


If you plan to stay in a student dormitory, then they need to book a room and check the conditions of accommodation in advance. Formoreinformationaboutbookinga-room, pleasecontacta Manager of Admission Commission.