Shokan Ualikhanov Kokshetau University stands as one of the most distinguished educational institutions in Northern Kazakhstan. We have achieved a remarkable position among the top 550 universities in the world, as recognized by the QS Asia-2022 world ranking. Our university proudly engages in collaborative partnerships with over 70 foreign universities spanning across 33 countries worldwide.
Aligned with our strategic vision for 2024, our primary objective and utmost priority lie in fostering internationalization and diversification within our institution. We are resolute in enhancing English language proficiency, encouraging adaptability, cultivating leadership qualities, and improving global awareness among our students.
Our university hosts a diverse range of international programs, with our dedicated team at the International Office diligently working alongside students to facilitate academic mobility and forge connections for foreign internships. We are committed to ensuring that every student, faculty member, researcher, employee, and guest fully immerse themselves in the process of internationalization.
As of today, we are proud to have over 350 international students coming from nations such as India, Pakistan, Turkmenistan, Afghanistan, Uzbekistan, Indonesia, and Mongolia pursuing their studies at Ualikhanov University. Furthermore, we provide local students with an opportunity to pursue their education abroad.
To enrich our international collaboration, Ualikhanov University attracts visiting specialists who contribute to the vibrancy, productivity, and success of our global partnerships. It is with immense pleasure that we extend our warm welcome to international students and professors, as we embrace the exchange of knowledge and strive to cultivate a diverse community within the halls of our educational institution.
Zhailagul Oralovna Sagyndykova, PhD
Vice-Rector for Internationalization and Infrastructure Development