Welcome to Centre for Preparatory Studies (CPS)

Since 2010 the graduates of secondary schools and colleges have the opportunity to enter the Preparatory Certificate Programme at the Centre for Preparatory Studies of Nazarbayev University with further studying at the undergraduate program. This one year program is administered by a foreign partner of the University. The program provides an intensive academic, scientific and language proficiency preparation to the undergraduate programs of Nazarbayev University.

The University constantly works on improvement of the program content as well as implementation of innovative approach in learning process. This year Nazarbayev University has started the development of a new University Preparatory Certificate Programme that is aimed to develop students’ skills and knowledge for its further successful application in practice in the undergraduate program.

How to apply to the Foundation Program