Nazarbayev University accepts applications to Zero Year of Master’s Programs

Nazarbayev University accepts applications to Zero Year of Master’s Programs (NUZYP). The Full-time program starts in August-September 2018, with the length of nine months and the location on the campus. Anyone who can meet the requirements of the program is eligible enter NUZYP.

The aim of the program is to give students the support needed to acquire English language proficiency and academic skills required to successfully begin master’s level studies.

If you want to participate in the selection process for admission to the Program, you must:

1) meet the criteria for admission to the specific master’s program to which you are applying 

2) have valid overall IELTS test score of 5.5 with no more than one sub-score of 5.0, or the equivalent TOEFL scores as posted on the ETS website.

Satisfactory completion of the Program will permit the students to progress to the Master’s programs of the University to which they applied and for which they were interviewed. 

In addition you can ask questions by sending e-mail to and find answers on the websites

Contact details: 8(7172) 70 65 55



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