Online information day by Nazarbayev University for Master’s and PhD candidates

May 5, 2020

Nazarbayev University invites everyone interested in Master's and Doctoral degrees to its online information day, where you can get up-to-date information about our academic programs and employment opportunities, participate in interesting workshops by our faculty and receive valuable tips from the Admissions Department and our current students on how to get the scholarship.

Join the information sessions and stay tuned!

Date: May 8, 2020, 12.00 - 4.30 pm Nur-Sultan time.

Venue: The information sessions will be held in Zoom and broadcasted on Youtube.




Session topic



Admission Department,

current student of Nazarbayev University 

How to apply to Nazarbayev University Master’s and PhD programs

Moderator - Nurkhan Omarbekov, Senior manager;

Speaker - Leilya Negimova, Senior manager;

Yernur Orakbayev, student of the Graduate School of Business 


Career and Advising Center

Destination status of  Nazarbayev University graduates

Gaini Yessembekova, Senior manager


School of Engineering and Digital Sciences

Why Pursuing Post-Graduate Education?

Luis Rojas, Director of PhD Studies, Associate Professor 


Graduate School of Business

How to submit a strong application to the Graduate School of Business?

Arailym Magauina, Senior Manager


School of Sciences and Humanities

How to write motivation letters? 

Shane Coates, Instructor  


Graduate School of Education

Why apply to the Graduate School of Education and how to maximise your chances of getting an offer?

Naureen Durrani, Professor


School of Mining and Geosciences

Is a mining career a bold choice?

Saffet Yagiz, Associate Professor


School of Medicine

Treatment of COVID-19: The puzzle of drug discovery

Mohamad Aljofan, Assistant Professor


Graduate School of Public Policy

Getting ready for the future

Riccardo Pelizzo, Vice Dean for Research

We will send you a separate email with the event link after your registration.