Nazarbayev University

  • Kazakhstan

  • Kazakhstan

Organization profile

Organisation profile

Welcome to Nazarbayev University, a modern and rapidly developing university located in the heart of Eurasia – Nur-Sultan city, the capital of the Republic of Kazakhstan. Nazarbayev University (NU) was founded by the First President of the Republic of Kazakhstan-Elbasy Nursultan Nazarbayev. The University aims to develop into a research university of international renown combining education, research and innovation. Nazarbayev University educates the next generation of leaders of the Republic of Kazakhstan in science, public administration and various professions, thus contributing to the future development of the country. Core features of Nazarbayev University include: academic freedom and institutional autonomy,both legally enshrined as Nazarbayev University operates under a special Law; predominantly internationally recruited faculty, English as the language of instruction and research; entirely merit-based admission and progression system; and integrated teaching and research starting at the undergraduate level.

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Kazakhstan Medicine & Life Sciences
Robots Engineering & Materials Science
Memristors Engineering & Materials Science
Fiber Bragg gratings Engineering & Materials Science
Costs Engineering & Materials Science
Sensors Engineering & Materials Science
Composite materials Engineering & Materials Science
Cathodes Engineering & Materials Science

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Projects 2011 2021

Research Output 1975 2020

Annotated Catalogue of Mongolian and Tibetan Manuscripts of National Museum of Republic of Buryatia, Russia

Tsyrempilov , N. & Badagarov, J., 2020, (In preparation) 400 p.

Research output: Book/ReportBook

Buddhism among the Buryats

Tsyrempilov , N., 2020, (In preparation) Brill's Encyclopedia of Buddhism. Brill Academic Publishers

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

Activities 2001 2019

Jaebeom Lee

Timur Atabaev (Host)
Apr 13 2019Apr 16 2019

Activity: Hosting a visitor typesHosting an academic visitor

The 8th Global Conference on Materials Science and Engineering

Timur Atabaev (Organizer)
Aug 26 2019Aug 29 2019

Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesParticipation in conference

The 4th International Conference on Smart Materials Technologies

Timur Atabaev (Organizer)
Jun 20 2019Jun 24 2019

Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesParticipation in conference

Press / Media

Climate Change and Security (in Greek)

Stefanos Xenarios


1 media contribution

Press/Media: Expert Comment

Hosting a TV show on the Atameken Business Channel

Dmitry Khanin


1 media contribution

Press/Media: Public Engagement Activities

Financial Literacy and Entrepreneurship

Davlatbek Abduvaliyev


1 media contribution

Press/Media: Expert Comment


Best practice


Kazakh cultural events in Paris

Zhanat Kappassov (Participant)

Impact: Cultural Impacts