How to apply


Early admission: 21 October, 2019 – 16 February 16, 2020

Regular admission: 17 February, 2020 – 30 April, 2020
To apply: 


Create your personal account

“Sign up” at and receive access to the online Application Form under “My Application Forms” section in your personal account


Complete your Application Form and attach required documents

Fill out your Application Form and upload documents:

1.  Copy of the National ID card or passport.

2.  Scanned copy of secondary school certificate (Attestat) with final academic performance or certificate from the secondary school (Spravka) with predicted/current grades according to sample in personal account

4. Personal Statement

5.  Valid official IELTS or TOEFL Certificate

6.  Copies or/and valid official the test reports (SATACT, etc.)

 Please see the detailed information here


Pay an application fee

Application fee is paid online via your personal account with a bank card authorized for online/internet transactions.

Amount to pay is 5 000 tenge for domestic applicants and 14 000 tenge for non-citizens.

All Application Fees are non-refundable

Further steps

Check your e-mail for notifications from the NU Admissions Department and your personal account to learn about your application status


If you experience any difficulties with registration or online application, please contact

 Refer to your IIN and/or Applicant ID while sending us your requests

Nazarbayev University  Schools

Undergraduate Programs

School of Sciences and Humanities

  • Chemistry
  • Mathematics
  • Physics
  • Biological Science
  • Anthropology
  • Economics
  • History
  • Political Science & International Relations
  • Sociology
  • Languages, Linguistics and Literatures

School of Engineering and Digital sciences 

  • Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
  • Chemical and Materials Engineering
  • Electrical and Computer Engineering
  • Civil and Environmental Engineering
  • Robotics and Mechatronics
  • Computer Science

School of Mining and Geosciences 

  • Petroleum Engineering
  • Mining Engineering
  • Geology

School of Medicine

  • Nursing
  • Medical sciences