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International accreditation ACBSP (USA) / Institutional and specialized accreditation IQAA (Kazakhstan)

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Marshall Christensen, Ph.D.

President of the "СО-SERVE INTERNATIONAL" organization shared experience of scientific work at the V International Forum of Young Scientists in KAFU.

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  • International programs
    International programs

    The most talented students can win KAFU grants for participation in unique programs “International Leadership Academy” and “Professional Business Practice”. During completing these programs students get priceless experience of cross-cultural communication. They are also given certificates and recommendation letters from companies.

  • International partnership
    International partnership

    The history of new international college based on partnership with the USA began in Ust-Kamenogorsk in 1994. Fruitful partnership favour the formation of Kazakh-American Free University – the university of international partnership.

  • American program
    American program

    American program is a unique KAFU component, which provides the university with competitive advantages. American program graduates can speak English fluently; they have a good experience of cross-cultural communication and a global perception. After graduation they get American and Kazakh diplomas.

  • Student life
    Student life

    KAFU students enthusiastically take part in life of their country. They have their own Student Center which combines different clubs according to the interests and activities of all students. Student administration of KAFU orients on foreign universities experience involving in this process talented and active students.

  • Accreditation

    KAFU became one of the first internationally accredited universities in Kazakhstan. In 2010 University`s business programs were accredited by ACBSP (USA). ACBSP is included into the National Register of Accreditation Agencies by the Ministry of Education and Science of the Republic of Kazakhstan. In 2014 KAFU underwent institutional and specialized accreditations, conducted by Independent Kazakhstan Quality Assurance Agency for Education.


  • Commendation for Support

    2015 May 28
    Danial Akhmetov, the East Kazakhstan Region akim, presented the KAFU President, the Member of the Republic of Kazakhstan National Academy of Science, Yerezhep Mambetkaziyev, with the letter of thanks of the President of Kazakhstan, Nursultan Nazarbayev, for the support in the last elections.
  • Remember: Everyone is Talented!

    2015 May 24
    The KAFU President, the Member of the Republic of Kazakhstan National Academy of Science, Yerezhep Mambetkaziyev met with the gifted and talented school leavers of Ust-Kamenogorsk city. The aim of this meeting was positioning KAFU as the university providing quality education through effective tra...
  • Knowledge into practice

    2015 May 21
    Yerezhep Mambetkaziyev, the KAFU President, the Member of the Republic of Kazakhstan National Academy of Science, gave a speech at the Republic scientific-practical conference "Pedagogical technologies for the development of schoolchildren’s functional literacy." The conference was held on May 15 ...
  • The KAFU Project gets approval

    2015 May 16
    The KAFU President Yerezhep Mambetkaziyev spoke at the Innovation and New Technologies Council meeting with a report on the effective wastewater treatment at our business sites.
  • Summer in the United States

    2015 May 16
    The KAFU President, academician of the Republic of Kazakhstan National Academy of Science, Yerezhep Mambetkaziyev met with a group of the university students who plan to spend this summer in the United States. In July, they are going to participate in the twenty-day-long Leadership Academy; beside...

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ВНИМАНИЮ СТУДЕНТОВ! 19-25 июня в Усть-Каменогорске и 5-9 августа в Караганде будет проходить английский лагерь для молодежи и студентов Занятия проводят волонтеры из США

Вниманию студентов!

Seattle exchange Northwest University (г. Киркланд, шт. Вашингтон, США) приглашает студентов и преподавателей пройти интенсивную программу обучения в Центре изучения английского языка.

Абайдың туғанына 170 жыл толуына арналған өңірлік семинар / Региональный семинар, посвященный 170-летию со дня рождения Абая (06 ноября 2015 года)

Международный научный Конгресс «Международное партнерство: исследования, инновации и образование» (25-26 сентября 2015 года)


Конкурс серии «Интеллектуальное наследие» на 2015 год

KAFU is recruiting faculty to teach lessons in the English language in the following majors: Education, Social and Business Science, Humanities, Law, Informational Systems and Tourism.

Phone: 77-09-66, 52-28-34, 40-62-06,

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