KIMEP University

Introduction

About

Open and honest communication together with transparent and accountable decision making are among the core values of KIMEP University, while participation of students, faculty, staff and outside stakeholders is one of the core principles in the management and governance of the University.

The management and governance consists of Board of Trustees and Academic Council bodies and acts with respect to the regulations of the Charter of KIMEP.

KIMEP University Mission Statement

The mission of KIMEP University is to develop well-educated citizens and to improve the quality of life in Kazakhstan, Central Asia, and beyond through teaching, research, learning, community service and the advancement of knowledge in business administration, social sciences, law, languages, and other fields.

To fulfill this mission, KIMEP University offers undergraduate and postgraduate degree programs at the highest level of international educational standards to outstanding students, who will become equals to graduates of other world-class universities. KIMEP University students demonstrate leadership, talent, language capabilities, and academic excellence.

The mission statement aims to bring the core values to life, setting a practical goal for the operations of KIMEP community. All members of the community are acting with respect, openness, honesty and integrity and have a commitment to quality and intolerance of nepotism, corruption, and discrimination.

KIMEP University Values

1. An academic environment, which fosters integrity, mutual trust, free exchange of ideas, lifelong learning and encourages students, faculty, and staff to reach their highest potentials
2. Intellectual and personal honesty in learning, teaching, research, and service.
3. The well-being of students, faculty, and staff.
4. An inclusive environment for students, their parents, alumni, staff, faculty, and the wider community, blind to nationality, gender, age, religion, or other factors not related to the purposes of the University.
5. The development of the future leaders of society who will embrace the highest ethical standards;
6. The University’s high reputation and its important contribution to the growth of society.
7. Transparent decision making, free from favoritism, nepotism, or corruption

International Students

KIMEP University is a home to a growing number of international students, including degree, non-degree, and exchange students. Students come from 25 different countries, including Kazakhstan, Tajikistan, Korea, Uzbekistan, Russia, the USA, the UK, Germany, China, and Turkey.

KIMEP University offers an exceptional education in a unique region of the world. Located in Almaty, the financial capital of Central Asia, students have the opportunity to experience Central Asian culture in a dynamic and modern environment.

Choosing to study at a foreign university for your Bachelor’s, Master’s or Doctor’s is a major decision – and one that will inevitably shape the direction of your future career and network.

KIMEP University offers 22 English-language degree programs, including 10 undergraduate programs in Accounting and Audit, Finance, Management, Marketing, Law, Economics, International Relations, Public and Municipal Administration, Journalism; and 10 graduate programs in Business Administration, International Relations, Public and Municipal Administration, International Journalism, Economics, International Law, and Foreign Languages. It also offers a DBA program and an Executive MBA program, as well as a wide range of certificate programs and short professional courses.

Students may take classes here in various capacities: as a Degree or Dual Degree student; through an exchange program; or for short-term Non-Degree, language, or other courses at KIMEP.

KIMEP University accepts applications throughout the year. All applications should be sent directly to the Department of Student Recruitment and Admissions. The sooner international students apply, the sooner Department of International Academic Mobility can assist in finding suitable accommodation, and preparing admitted students for life in Almaty and study at KIMEP.

If you are ready to take that next step in your career, we encourage you to apply to KIMEP University now!

This school offers programs in:
  • English

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Programs

This school also offers:

MA

Master of Economics

Campus Full time 18 months September 2019 Kazakhstan Almaty

Our study program is unique and contains courses that are unrivaled in the national academic practice. The program consists of theoretical and applied subjects in Economics, Finance, and Statistics. Students receive in-depth knowledge in economic and financial analysis, internal and external audit, and financial management. [+]

About MAE

The Master of Arts in Economics program offers contemporary knowledge in the following areas:

Efficient management of investment projects in the public and private sectors; Achievement of maximum revenues at minimum costs for organizations; Optimal allocation of organizational resources; Analysis and evaluation of the financial statements of the organization; Planning for economic development for organizations; Development of economic and financial plans; Development of a strategy for organizations.

Our study program is unique and contains courses that are unrivaled in the national academic practice. The program consists of theoretical and applied subjects in Economics, Finance, and Statistics. Students receive in-depth knowledge in economic and financial analysis, internal and external audit, and financial management.... [-]


Master of International Journalism and Mass Communications

Campus 18 months September 2019 Kazakhstan Almaty

The Master of International Journalism program was developed for the researchers and professionals of the media and communications areas who are interested in further professional development and in discovering new prospective careers in the field of communications, media management, PR, and advertisement. [+]

About the MAIJ

The Master of Arts in International Journalism offers two majors:

Journalism and Media Management PR and Advertising

The Master of International Journalism program was developed for the researchers and professionals of the media and communications areas who are interested in further professional development and in discovering new prospective careers in the field of communications, media management, PR, and advertisement.

Designed for fresh graduates of bachelor programs and young professionals, this program is a great opportunity to enhance knowledge in international journalism and to develop communication skills.

Curriculum

Program duration: 1.5 yearsMaximum number of credits per semester: 18The language of instruction: EnglishForm of study: Full-time (classes take place primarily in the evening)Number of credits: 48... [-]


Master

Master in Accounting and Audit

Campus Full time 4 semesters September 2019 Kazakhstan Almaty

The Master of Accounting and Audit program at Bang College of Business, KIMEP University is designed to prepare high-quality Accounting and Auditing professionals capable of solving complex business problems in today’s global markets. The program provides unique opportunities and a natural progression route necessary to gain the prestigious ACCA (The Association of Chartered Certified Accountants) qualification and to build a successful professional career in areas relevant to accounting, auditing, and taxation. [+]

About the MACTA This program includes preparation for ACCA exams. ACCA – The Association of Chartered Certified Accountants

The Master of Accounting and Audit program at Bang College of Business, KIMEP University is designed to prepare high-quality Accounting and Auditing professionals capable of solving complex business problems in today’s global markets. The program provides unique opportunities and a natural progression route necessary to gain the prestigious ACCA (The Association of Chartered Certified Accountants) qualification and to build a successful professional career in areas relevant to accounting, auditing, and taxation.

Unique characteristics of the program

The Master of Accounting and Audit program has an innovative and progressive curriculum that matches leading Graduate Accounting programs around the world.Unique characteristics are:... [-]


Master in Finance

Campus Full time 4 semesters September 2019 Kazakhstan Almaty

The Master of Finance program at KIMEP University is committed to educating a future generation of competent and ethical investment professionals who are confident that their knowledge, skills, and abilities are at the highest level generally accepted and applied by the investment profession throughout the world. Financial professionals in Kazakhstan will have the opportunity to invest the wealth temporarily gained from the extraction of natural resources in a sustainable, ethical, and socially responsible manner to promote innovation and dynamic growth for future generations. [+]

About the MFIN The program includes preparation for CFA exams. CFA – Chartered financial analyst®

The Master of Finance program at KIMEP University is committed to educating a future generation of competent and ethical investment professionals who are confident that their knowledge, skills, and abilities are at the highest level generally accepted and applied by the investment profession throughout the world. Financial professionals in Kazakhstan will have the opportunity to invest the wealth temporarily gained from the extraction of natural resources in a sustainable, ethical, and socially responsible manner to promote innovation and dynamic growth for future generations.

Unique characteristics of the program The Master of Finance has an innovative and progressive curriculum that matches leading graduate-level Finance programs around the world. Preparation for CFA® examinations. the CFA professional qualification is the leading professional finance qualification in the world, which gives: qualification in the world – gives: International recognition Credibility and respect Competitive advantage Knowledge with a global perspective Global connections The majority of Western university programs which focus on preparing for the CFA exams offer preparations for Levels 1 and 2, but almost none offer support for Level 3. At KIMEP University, the Master of Finance program curriculum includes CFA preparation modules up to Level 3. Curriculum ... [-]

Master in Marketing

Campus Full time 4 semesters September 2019 Kazakhstan Almaty

The Master of Marketing program at KIMEP University prepares professionals who can successfully develop and manage marketing activities of organizations both in Kazakhstan and internationally in a socially responsible manner. The program provides outstanding preparation for a career in Marketing and Masters-level knowledge to work in the industry, consulting firms, non-profits, government, and other organizations where marketing adds value. [+]

About the MMKT

The Master of Marketing program at KIMEP University prepares professionals who can successfully develop and manage marketing activities of organizations both in Kazakhstan and internationally in a socially responsible manner. The program provides outstanding preparation for a career in Marketing and Masters-level knowledge to work in the industry, consulting firms, non-profits, government, and other organizations where marketing adds value.

Unique Characteristics of the Program

The Master of Marketing has an innovative and progressive curriculum that matches leading Graduate Marketing programs around the world. The unique characteristics of the program include:

A comprehensive curriculum consisting of master-level courses in all facets of marketing Opportunity to customize the program by selecting elective courses to fit specific career goals Global connections, international faculty, and students’ body Courses taught during the evening, which allows for students to work full-time while studying Industry exposure and practical experience through supervised company internship Development of research and analytical skills in the process of writing their Master Thesis project Opportunities to receive financial aid and scholarships Curriculum ... [-]

Master of International Relations

Campus Full time 18 months September 2019 Kazakhstan Almaty

The Master in International Relations program covers all aspects of interactions between states and political units in economic, political, legal, cultural and other spheres of activities. This program trains professionals for a diverse international career at inter-state and at inter-governmental levels, as well as for communications with international business partners. [+]

About the MIR

The Master in International Relations program covers all aspects of interactions between states and political units in economic, political, legal, cultural and other spheres of activities. This program trains professionals for a diverse international career at inter-state and at inter-governmental levels, as well as for communications with international business partners.

Curriculum

Program duration: 1.5 yearsMaximum number of credits per semester: 18The language of instruction: EnglishForm of study: Full-time (classes take place primarily in the evenings)Number of credits: 48

Careers The program graduates may work in the following fields: diplomacy, international interaction consulting, regional studies, geopolitics, in public and private enterprises, NGOs, multinational companies, or as coordinators of various international projects. In addition, program graduates progress through the ranks of various international organization structures, such as UNO, OSCE, Red Cross International, WTO, Green Peace, League of Arab States, European Council, Shanghai Cooperation Organization, Turkic Council, and many others. [-]

Master of Public and Municipal Administration

Campus Full time 18 months September 2019 Kazakhstan Almaty

The Master of Public and Municipal Administration adopts the best international practices and standards of education. During their studies, students gain essential knowledge and practical skills in the spheres of economics, management, policy analysis, indicative and strategic planning, forecasting and decision-making from financial and economic perspectives at different levels on a national and regional scale, as well as in private entrepreneurship. The curriculum of the Master of Public and Municipal Administration program at KIMEP is unique and contains courses which are unrivaled in national academic practice. [+]

About the MPMA

This program offers contemporary knowledge in the following areas:

Public administration and management Municipal administration and governance Public financial administration Taxation and customs Public service State regulation of the national economy

The Master of Public and Municipal Administration adopts the best international practices and standards of education. During their studies, students gain essential knowledge and practical skills in the spheres of economics, management, policy analysis, indicative and strategic planning, forecasting and decision-making from financial and economic perspectives at different levels on a national and regional scale, as well as in private entrepreneurship. The curriculum of the Master of Public and Municipal Administration program at KIMEP is unique and contains courses which are unrivaled in national academic practice.... [-]