Open and honest communication together with transparent and accountable decision making are among the core values of KIMEP University, while participation of students, faculty, staff and outside stakeholders is one of the core principles in the management and governance of the University.
The management and governance consists of Board of Trustees and Academic Council bodies and acts with respect to the regulations of the Charter of KIMEP.
KIMEP University Mission Statement
The mission of KIMEP University is to develop well-educated citizens and to improve the quality of life in Kazakhstan, Central Asia, and beyond through teaching, research, learning, community service and the advancement of knowledge in business administration, social sciences, law, languages, and other fields.
To fulfill this mission, KIMEP University offers undergraduate and postgraduate degree programs at the highest level of international educational standards to outstanding students, who will become equals to graduates of other world-class universities. KIMEP University students demonstrate leadership, talent, language capabilities, and academic excellence.
The mission statement aims to bring the core values to life, setting a practical goal for the operations of KIMEP community. All members of the community are acting with respect, openness, honesty and integrity and have a commitment to quality and intolerance of nepotism, corruption, and discrimination.
KIMEP University Values
1. An academic environment, which fosters integrity, mutual trust, free exchange of ideas, lifelong learning and encourages students, faculty, and staff to reach their highest potentials
2. Intellectual and personal honesty in learning, teaching, research, and service.
3. The well-being of students, faculty, and staff.
4. An inclusive environment for students, their parents, alumni, staff, faculty, and the wider community, blind to nationality, gender, age, religion, or other factors not related to the purposes of the University.
5. The development of the future leaders of society who will embrace the highest ethical standards;
6. The University’s high reputation and its important contribution to the growth of society.
7. Transparent decision making, free from favoritism, nepotism, or corruption
KIMEP University is a home to a growing number of international students, including degree, non-degree, and exchange students. Students come from 25 different countries, including Kazakhstan, Tajikistan, Korea, Uzbekistan, Russia, the USA, the UK, Germany, China, and Turkey.
KIMEP University offers an exceptional education in a unique region of the world. Located in Almaty, the financial capital of Central Asia, students have the opportunity to experience Central Asian culture in a dynamic and modern environment.
Choosing to study at a foreign university for your Bachelor’s, Master’s or Doctor’s is a major decision – and one that will inevitably shape the direction of your future career and network.
KIMEP University offers 22 English-language degree programs, including 10 undergraduate programs in Accounting and Audit, Finance, Management, Marketing, Law, Economics, International Relations, Public and Municipal Administration, Journalism; and 10 graduate programs in Business Administration, International Relations, Public and Municipal Administration, International Journalism, Economics, International Law, and Foreign Languages. It also offers a DBA program and an Executive MBA program, as well as a wide range of certificate programs and short professional courses.
Students may take classes here in various capacities: as a Degree or Dual Degree student; through an exchange program; or for short-term Non-Degree, language, or other courses at KIMEP.
KIMEP University accepts applications throughout the year. All applications should be sent directly to the Department of Student Recruitment and Admissions. The sooner international students apply, the sooner Department of International Academic Mobility can assist in finding suitable accommodation, and preparing admitted students for life in Almaty and study at KIMEP.
If you are ready to take that next step in your career, we encourage you to apply to KIMEP University now!