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
Cathodes Engineering & Materials Science
Sensors Engineering & Materials Science
Costs Engineering & Materials Science
Composite materials Engineering & Materials Science
Sulfur Chemical Compounds

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Projects 2007 2021

Educating Graduate Students for Industry 4.0

Turkyilmaz, A., El-Thalji, I. & Naghiyeva, L.


Project: Other project

Social mobility in Kazakhstan’s extractive industries, implications for sustainable development

Howie, P., McCarthy, W. & McCollum, D.


Project: Research project

Social Mobility
sustainable development
labor force

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

A Theory of Jus Ad Vim: The Justification of Measures Short of War

Caron, J-F., Dec 31 2020, (In preparation)

Research output: Book/ReportBook

Beket Ata and hagiography of Kazakhstani Saint Cults in post-Soviet period

Bigozhin, U., May 1 2020, (In preparation) In : Central Asian Survey.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

cultural analysis

Activities 2001 2019

Science Models and Scientific Modeling: Effects of Student Reasoning and Cognition

Kathy L. Malone (Speaker)
Mar 19 2019

Activity: Talk or presentation typesInvited talk

Theranostics (Journal)

Abduzhappar Gaipov (Reviewer)
2019 → …

Activity: Publication peer-review and editorial work typesPublication peer-review

Annals of Transplantation (Journal)

Abduzhappar Gaipov (Reviewer)
2019 → …

Activity: Publication peer-review and editorial work typesPublication peer-review

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