KIMEP University provides its students with captivating and memorable extracurricular activities, demonstrating the vibrancy and variety of student life on campus. Enthusiastic and ambitious students take the lead each semester, independently administering events that bring joy and delight. The University has approximately 40 student clubs and organizations, each serving diverse interests and aspirations, and collectively contributing to the lively atmosphere at KIMEP. From intellectual tournaments and themed parties to on-campus games and cultural festivals, students actively engage in organizing events and activities. With the commencement of each semester, new ideas are initiated, and fresh projects take flight. KIMEP University’s dynamic student life serves as an exceptional platform for personal growth and the self-realization of every student.
- Intellectual Debate Club – IDC
- Kimep Accounting and Finance Club
- Kimep Case Club
- Kimep AstroClub
- JARQYN KIMEP
- Entrepreneurship Club
- Google Developers Student Club
- KIMEP TALKS
- Buddies of International Students – BIS
- Legal clinic
Arts and Culture
- Art Revolution
- KADA Family
- KIMEP Films
- KIMEP Eco
- EMPIRE of PIE
- KISA – Kimep Independent Student Association
- Kimep Fashion Industry – KFI
- Kimep Geeks
- The Club
- KIMEP Charity
- QAMQOR CHARITY.KIMEP
- Kimep Times
- Kimep Association of Sports Development –
- KIMEP Foxes
- KIMEP Titans
- KIMEP Football Team
- Kimep Chess Team
- Brazilian Jiu Jitsu
- Kimep Blazers
- Kimep Chinese Student Association
- Techno Girls
Intellectual Debate Club
Intellectual Debate Club of KIMEP (IDC KIMEP) – a student organization which is valid on the terriotory of KIMEP university. Founded in 2004. The organization organizes debate games, academic lectures, and tournaments. The purpose is developing oratory skills, communicating skills, and critical thinking of the club’s members.
Offer debate activities which improve critical thinking, empowerment, research skills, ethical argumentation, advocacy, analysis, persuasion, oral presentation, listening, organization, teamwork, group problem solving, citizenship, and leadership.
President: Arsen Amirkhan
Vice President: Albina Sagidulla
KIMEP Accounting and Finance Club
The organization is a contemporary opportunity to self-realization of students as professionals. KAFC is about enabling young people to gain the practical management skills and perspectives necessary to ensure their future success, while contributing to the development of Kazakhstan and ultimately, the global community.
Our mission is to improve students’ knowledge about finance, accounting, and the world, in general
President: Diana Ajanova
Vice President: Moldir Shaimerdenova
KIMEP Case club
KIMEP Case Club is an intellectual club giving opportunity to young leaders to dive into the world of business and consulting before initiating their actual career! So if you are an ambitious student, desiring to have a great career, join the club!
Aims to provide students with an opportunity to apply their knowledge in practice by means of solving different business cases; to build a platform for students to develop teamwork, analytical, and organizational skills.
President: Selbi Khodzhayeva
KIMEP Legal Clinic is a student academic organization founded in 2012. We unite the university community and legal professionals to increase the level of legal literacy. Legal Clinic has three main directions of activities: Academic Internship, the project Ask a Lawyer and the Legal Clinic as a student organization. In the framework of Legal Clinic activities we conduct clubs on a regular basis (Legal Movie Discussion Club and Book Club), organize the panel and open discussions, workshops, and master classes on law-related topics. During the Fall 2021 semester we conducted the first offline event in two years – Central Asia Talks, where we touched upon the modern challenges of Central Asia region. During the EcoMonth KIMEP Legal Clinic went on a hike and conducted an EcoPrinting master class. Soon we are launching the first social project of KIMEP Law School – the School of Legal Literacy for non-lawyers, which is the one-month long school with the best legal practitioners. Join us for events, learn about law, and have fun!
The main mission of the Legal Clinic is to unite the students, working professionals and scholars in exchange of Legal knowledge and spread of idea of respect towards Law among wide public
President: Sofiya Khalikova
The mission of the organization is the theoretical and practical study of astronomy and space physics by students of KIMEP University.
Popularization of astronomy among students. Introduction to theoretical and practical amateur astronomy.
President: Makhammad Gulam
Vice President: Rufina Gallyamova
JARQYN KIMEP is a student organization created within the framework of social project JARQYN.me. The main purposes of the project are raising awareness among students about mental health and helping to maintain its better condition.
Our mission is to provide mental health awareness and peer-to-peer psychological support, as well as organize informative events on the same topic (e.g. workshops, trainings, etc.).
President: Tomiris Mukhamediyar
Vice President: Amina Eskendirova
KIMEP-PEER is a youth peer education network, an international network comprising national networks in more than 50 countries, promoting healthy lifestyles through a peer-to-peer approach and aiming to empower young people to make responsible decisions for their health.
KIMEP.PEER was opened with the support of an international volunteer network funded by UNFPA. We are the first organization in KIMEP that raises such important social issues and educate students on topics of gender inequality, sexual and gender minorities, reproductive health and rights, bullying, abuse and healthy lifestyle. We educate KIMEP students about the most relevant diverse world problems and give them the opportunity to make a difference.
President: Diana Baltabayeva
Vice President: Danel Kopbay
Enactus KIMEP is an international organization for the development of social entrepreneurship among young people. Our goal is to contribute to solving the problems of the UN Sustainable Development Goals. During this year we have achieved many successes. The mission is to engage the next generation of entrepreneurial leaders to use innovation and business principles to improve the world.
The mission is to engage the next generation of entrepreneurial leaders to use innovation and business principles to improve the world.
President: Inkar Nurmasheva
Vice President: Karina Zhumanova
Organizing KIMEP Business Incubator with BCB, industrial meetings, closed events, mentorship program, and outdoor meetings with local and international businessmen and businesswomen,Entrepreneurship Club (EC) aims to serve as a platform for KIMEP students to learn entrepreneurial skills that will help them to launch business and social projects.
The EC will unite those students of KIMEP who strive to open and run their own businesses, as well as those who already have their businesses and need to upgrade or share the experience.
Develop networks with successful local and foreign entrepreneurs, student business associations, academics, business incubators, and state bodies that support entrepreneurship development in Kazakhstan;
Support the KIMEP image as a leading business-oriented higher education institution;
Promote the entrepreneurial mindset among students;
Increase the number of students who launch their business /or receive entrepreneurial experience before graduation.
President: Tamerlan Dossanov
Vice President: Artur Antimonov
Google Developers Student Club
Google Developers Student Club is a student club that gives the opportunity to get a deeper understanding of different spheres of Information Technology and Systems to KIMEP students.
The purpose of GDSC will be to impact and empower students through understanding, using, and reflecting about technology. The club will host information sessions, IT olympiads and student-community collaborative projects that fulfill the gap between theory vs. practice.
The mission of the Google Developers Club is to empower individuals by providing them with resources and support to explore, learn, and create
innovative solutions using Google’s technologies. We aim to foster a collaborative community of developers who can leverage these tools to drive positive change and technological advancement.
President: Aidana Karakasheva
Vice President: Asemai Almanbetova
KMEP Talks is a student organization that provides students with an opportunity to improve their public speaking skills, provides them with a platform, where they can discuss their ideas with like-minded people, and delivers them to a broad audience. By hosting a series of TEDx events, we provoke the interest for sciences in students. As a result,
we are building the KIMEP talks brand as the club expands and grows in popularity.
Our mission is to create a creative space for young people to share their thoughts and ideas. We give them the opportunity to develop their public speaking skills. We also help students to get involved in the global TEDx platform and find like-minded people.
President: Madina Makhamatkulova
Vice President: Mariya Ivanova
BIS Buddies of international students
Our organization helps international students to get comfortable at the university.Each foreign student is provided with another student from our university who will always be in touch with him and provide assistance.Moreover, we organize events in order to introduce the culture of Kazakhstan and enrich them with new knowledge about our country.
Our mission is to help international students communicate more with our students and participate in student life.We want to show them the beautiful mountains of Almaty, different tourist places and our culture. It is important for us to provide them with a comfortable time at our university and in Kazakhstan.Moreover, we want to give them various master classes and organize trips not only in Kazakhstan, but also to Uzbekistan and Kyrgyzstan.
President: Yekaterina Udartseva
President: Sabina Abubakirova
Art Revolution is a student organization of Art, Music and Photography, founded on October 31, 2014. For 9 years now, we have been developing various artistic directions within and beyond KIMEP University. Our organization is responsible for various creative events, exhibitions, music nights, concerts, festivals, masterclasses, and much more. We would sincerely be glad to see you in our ArtRev team!💜
Art Revolution is a creative space that brings together a wide variety of people. Here we share experience, knowledge and skills, ideas and interests. This is not just an organization, but a big noisy family. We support each other and are always ready to help. You will definitely not get bored with us, and at events you get the most vivid memories.
President: Amina Usmanova
Vice President: Aisha Yskak
KELT is one of the oldest KIMEP student organizations, founded in 2001 that produces high-quality theater in English. KELT is a student and community theater which usually performs two main productions per year, along with theater clubs for all students, summer tours around Kazakhstan and other small projects around the city.
Our mission is enriching students’ lives with art by providing high-quality English language theater that helps in self-discovery, expression, education and enhances creativity.
Artistic Director: Jessica Lewis
President: Leila Ibragimova
KADA Family (KIMEP Art & Dance Association) – creative association, which is valid on the KIMEP university’s territory. The organization’s main aim is to develop students’ personal qualities and to spread art and creativity among the young generation. KADA was established on March 2, 2011. The association holds music and dance performances at the university and at city events in Almaty.
Our mission is cultural enrichment through communication, art, and entertainment among students of Almaty.
President: Zhibek Bakirova
Vice President: Alnura Zhumadilova
KIMEP Films is a cinema and videography student organization, which specializes in creating motion-picture content and promoting cinema viewing culture among students.
Our mission is to form a creative community, which will help students to develop their creative skills in the field of cinema and videography, and connect with likeminded people.
President: Mikhail Motuz
Vice President: Karina Aubakirova
KIMEP Eco is an environmental organization with the main goal of organizing ecological events to raise students’ awareness and to engage and motivate students to adopt eco-friendly practices through various events and eco-challanges that are organized throughout the academic year.
KIMEP Eco is driven by a mission to create a campus environment that not only promotes sustainable living but also educates and inspires students to become responsible global citizens.
President: Amina Ushurova
EMPIRE of PIE
EMPIRE of PIE – KIMEP University’s #1 Brand since 2008.
A simple story, which started when 4 friends decided to create a little family inside of our university and now it is an empire of 1500 who have taken a part in building it.
Organization gains its second wind in 2023 within new heads team and president, topping, bringing and dictating new game rules today, which eventually become classy over time and used among others.
EMPIRE of PIE is famous for its professionalism, discipline and member support. Main focus is on quality. We have our own formula: BRAND + FAMILY = EMPIRE
We give our team members the opportunity to reveal their best qualities and teamwork to do everything at the highest level
President: Elika Melnichenko
Vice President: Gaukhar Zhanasheva
KF – we create moments.
The brightest events to add to your memories of student life.
Your faithful friends since 2011
Our mission is to unite students within our large family and provide the opportunity to bring their creative ideas to life to recreate events that will help students take a break from everyday student life and be remembered for many years.
President: Darya Varchenko
Vice President: Abdukakhar Akim
KISA – KIMEP Independent Student Association, we are one of the very first charities at KIMEP University. Our organization is engaged in donating money to those in need through charitable events. One of the largest events at KIMEP University is held by our organization, which is called Mister KIMEP.
The KISA organization is engaged in charitable events, such as Mister KIMEP, all donations from which go to the people from orphanages, nursing homes, or families with disabled children. Our mission is to make the world a better place and to help those in need by conducting great entertaining events.
President: Aruzhan Otantayeva
Vice President: Danelya Zhussupova
KIMEP Fashion Industry (KFI)
Promoting the expansion of knowledge of KIMEP University students about culture and the fashion industry. Developing students’ skills in organizing events (KIMEP Fashion Week, Top Model, MISS KIMEP), developing communication skills and conducting master classes for KIMEP University students.
Our task is promoting the expansion of knowledge of KIMEP University students about culture and the fashion industry.
President: Adel Kim
Vice President: Zhanarys Nuradilov
KIMEP Geeks is a student organization of KU, whose main mission is cultural enrichment among students. Our activities are board games, video displays, and thematic discussions. Our events are Sky Cinema, Cinema Club, Geeks’o’ween.
Our mission is to enrich the cultural environment among students
President: Rufina Gallyamova
Vice President: Makhammad Gulam
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Our task is to ensure a comfortable social life within the University, regardless of social and financial backgrounds. The main goal is to foster
networking for the implementation of student projects, productive collaboration among students, and the transfer of experience for the benefit of continuity in development.
“Empowering unity through entertainment. Our student organization strives to create vibrant collaborations among diverse student groups, fostering a dynamic community through exceptional event organizing and shared experiences.”
President: Filip Sabitov
Vice President: Michael Kotorov
KIMEP CHARITY is an organization with philanthropic goals that aim to improve the quality of life for the KIMEP community and beyond. Our mission is to help, support and inspire to make a difference in our society.
The mission of our charitable organization at the university is to create a platform for engaging students in voluntary activities aimed at supporting social and educational initiatives. We aspire to inspire the student community to actively participate in charity, promote the development of social responsibility, and contribute to bringing positive changes to the lives of those in more vulnerable circumstances.
President: Diyara Yergaliy
President: Adel Batyrkhanova
QAMQOR CHARITY KIMEP organization was established to promote volunteer movements and unify students’ common spirit. We seek to motivate students to engage in good deeds, improve their communication skills, and increase their life experiences through meaningful interactions with different people.
At QAMQOR CHARITY KIMEP, we are committed to helping society and supporting socially vulnerable groups, including children from orphanages, the elderly in nursing homes, and individuals who have lost their homes. Through various initiatives and projects, we strive to positively impact the lives of those in need and contribute to the betterment of our community.
We look forward to making a positive difference in students’ lives by increasing their life experience
President: Karina Zhumanova
Vice President: Yerkebulan Duisenaly
KIMEP Times is the independent student newspaper, where KIMEP students and faculty members publish their articles, news, and stories about university, their life experience, and opinions. In addition, every semester we organize special Poetry Nights where our student association members can come and read poems and express their feelings on different topics.
At KIMEP Times, we stand as an independent student newspaper dedicated to providing a dynamic platform for the voices of KIMEP University. Our mission is to foster a vibrant community of expression and dialogue, where students and faculty members alike can share articles, news, and personal stories that reflect life at the university, their unique experiences, and diverse opinions.
President: Ailana Alimkhanova
Vice President: Arina Lazareva
KIMEP Association of Sports Development – KASD
KIMEP Association of Sports Development (KASD) is a sport organization founded by students of KIMEP University on October 8, 2012. The main purpose is to promote a healthy lifestyle among students by involving them in cultural and sport events. The popular events by KASD are Stars On Ice, Freshmen Picnic, Football and Basketball tournaments. If you were born to be a winner, be a KASD!
Main mission is to promote a healthy lifestyle and develop cultural leisure among the youth of Kazakhstan by involving them in cultural and sports events like Stars on Ice, picnic, football and basketball tournaments.
President: Assylay Magatova
Vice President: Maksat Azhengali
KIMEP Foxes is a student cheerleading organization that supports and works directly with the “Titans” American football team. We are the most energetic, fiery, warm and girliest organization. We are the main specialty of all events in which we participate at KIMEP University and beyond.
Develop the University’s sports life through our shining.
President: Sabrina Galiyeva
Vice President: Ailana Alimkhanova
We are young enthusiasts who are passionate about such a complex, interesting and masculine sport as American football. Our organization
consists of responsible strong guys who always strive to win and play to the end, defending their honor and the honor of the university.
President: Jangir Suleimenov
Valkyrie is the first women’s American flag football team in Almaty. It was created to inspire students, especially girls to try something new, since this sport has recently begun to develop in Kazakhstan. Thus this organization was created to develop flag football and also for girls to develop their ability to work in a team and discipline, and increase active life.
Our mission as an organization and team is to develop flag football in Kazakhstan. Also, to improve girls’ physical health, skill of working as a team. Practicing and training regularly to show best performance during the matches and represent KIMEP University in the championships. Organizing and taking part in Kazakhstan championships and trying our best to win and be better.
President: Ainel Zhaiylkhan
KIMEP Football Team
The KIMEP football team is one of the sports organizations that aims to develop football skills, discipline and sports spirit. On the territory of our country and also in other countries, our football team adequately represents KIMEP.
Our main goal is to develop football at the university and strengthen the sports spirit, which is an immediate thing for an athlete
President: Kulmagambetov Kirsan
Vice President: Azamat Kassymbek
KIMEP Chess Team
The KIMEP Chess team will represent KIMEP University in various city, national, and international chess competitions. Also, the team focused on promoting chess as a means of fostering intellectual development and building a sense of camaraderie among students passionate about the game.
The mission of the KIMEP Chess Team is to foster a contribution for chess among members.
Develop strategic thinking and problem-solving skills.
Compete and excel in local and regional tournaments.
Create a supportive community for chess enthusiasts.
Organize events to promote chess within the university.
President: Alfiya Kalibekova
Vice President: Sultan Bektursunov
Brazilian Jiu Jitsu
The Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu Club was founded to develop the physical health and skills of Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu (hereinafter referred to as BJJ) among students and staff of KIMEP University. Being the safest and one of the most effective and inclusive martial arts, BJJ has gained enormous recognition in the world in recent decades and remains extremely popular on the world scale. Our club will be the honorary representative of our university, participating and holding competitions in the discipline at the highest level. In addition, our club activity will help our students to gain necessary skills for self-defense.
Our club strives to instill in our members a sense of discipline, camaraderie, respect and teach BJJ skills that will help them develop physical attributes such as flexibility, agility, coordination and strength. We are committed to creating an inclusive and effective platform for those who want to learn how to protect themselves in case of emergency. Also, our club strives to organize important events at our university, such as tournaments and master classes from the most respected and skilled masters of this sport. Moreover, our club will actively help other clubs conduct necessary sports or socially important events by providing the necessary sports equipment
President: Maksymilian F. Kalicinski
Vice President: Yanis Muratov
Our organization is Kimep’s basketball team. Our goal is to popularise this sport and to represent our university in local and international basketball tournaments
Participate in all kinds of competitions and win as many victories as possible in the season. Become the strongest university team in Almaty and win an away tournament at Bogazici University in Istanbul
President: Daulet Nazarbayev
Vice President: Abay Bahytbek
AIESEC is a global platform for young people to develop their leadership potential through practical experience. We are international, independent, non-partisan and non-for-profit organization entirely run by youth for youth.
AIESEC was founded in 1948 with an idea to strive to achieve peace and fulfillment of humankind’s potential
President: Sabina Akhmetova
President: Ramazan Baidildayev
KIMEP Chinese Student Association
The KIMEP Chinese Students Association was officially established on February 18, 2017 with the aim of helping Chinese students with their life and study issues, and networking with Chinese organizations.
President: Andong Ding
The Techno Girls Club is designed to serve as a platform for popularizing IT industries among KIMEP students. The goal of the club is to show the possibilities of personal development in the IT industry, despite the specialty of students.
Techno girl will unite KIMEP students who strive to develop, open a business, and grow up the career ladder in the IT and applied sector
Develop networks with successful local and foreign entrepreneurs, investors, state bodies, non-profit organizations, industrial people, and members of Techno Women worldwide.
Support the KIMEP image as a leading business & IT-oriented higher education institution.
Increase the number of students who choose to develop in the IT sector among students at KIMEP
President: Amina Sultangaliyeva
Vice President: Dana Nurgazhina
How to register a student organization?
- Download and fill electronically the form
- Make a presentation to the Student Government and get approval from the Vice President of Sports and Culture
- Submit the approved form to the Office of Student Affairs to be registered.