Welcome to Graduate Admission at KIMEP
KIMEP education is unique for its international faculty and globally-oriented curricula. No other institution has been so successful in the creation and transfer of knowledge relevant to improving society in Kazakhstan and beyond. Graduate students at KIMEP do research, internships, seminars, and community service. With all classes taught in English, they gain full fluency in the international language of business. They engage with the world while taking key steps towards excellent careers.
With nearly two decades of experience applying Western best practices in higher education to Central Asia, KIMEP is the perfect place for the region’s most talented young people to increase their knowledge and hone their professional skills.
KIMEP has the highest concentration of Western-trained faculty in the entire CIS. Professors come from more than forty countries around the world. These professors work closely with graduate students and offer them academic and practical guidance. Graduate students have the opportunity to engage in research and teaching at the highest levels.
Graduate students at KIMEP form an interdisciplinary community of young professionals and scholars who are eager to make an impact on the world.
Design Your Own Education
KIMEP operates on the North American, credit model of education. That means students have the flexibility to determine their schedule, course load and academic career. They choose which professors will teach them. They have the option to study full- or part-time. Many of our programs are designed to accommodate working professionals, with features like spring and fall admission and flexible class schedules.
KIMEP has a well-developed student support system, which includes an international office for exchange programs and a well-connected career center. Graduate students have free access to KIMEP’s outstanding facilities, including Central Asia’s best Library, modern academic buildings and a new Sports Center.
All graduate students at KIMEP write a significant, high-quality academic thesis under the close supervision of a professor. Through the thesis, students gain academic credibility at international standards and demonstrate the ability to produce original, independent research in their chosen field.
Offered Graduate Programs
- Executive MBA
- Master of Business Administration (MBA)
- Master of Arts in Economics (MA)
- Master of Public Administration (MPA)
- LLM in International Law
- Master of Arts in Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (MATESOL)
- Master of Arts in International Journalism and Mass Communications (MAIJ)
- Master of International Relations (MIR)
|Graduate Reception||Dates of Entrance Exams in Almaty city||Earliest Potential
|Deadline to apply||Exam date|
|June 7, 2013||June 19, 2013||June 23, 2013||Fall 2013|
|July 12, 2013||July 24, 2013||July 28, 2013|
|Exam dates in the regions of the Republic of Kazakhstan|
|Exam dates in the CIS countries|