How to Apply

Nazarbayev University accepts online applications for admission to our undergraduate programs (Undergraduate/Transfer admission) from 30 October, 2017 to 30 April, 2018.

To apply to one of the Nazarbayev University schools undergraduate applicants must complete and submit the online application and required documents. For any questions, please refer to FAQs


Nazarbayev University  Schools

Undergraduate Programs

School of Engineering

Mechanical Engineering

Chemical Engineering

Electrical and electronic Engineering

Civil Engineering

School of Mining and Geosciences (opening in 2018)

Petroleum Engineering

Mining Engineering

Geological Engineering

School of Science and Technology



Computer Science



Robotics and Mechatronics

School of Humanities and Social Sciences




Political Science & International Relations


World Languages and Literature

To apply:


Create your personal account

“Sign up” at www.admissions.nu.edu.kz and receive access to the online Application Form under “My Application Forms” section in your personal account


Complete your Application Form and attach required documents

Fill out your Application Form and upload documents:

1.  Copy of the National ID card or passport.

2.  Scanned copy of academic records available by the time of application (secondary school certificate (Attestat) with final academic performance or predicted grades, current transcripts, etc.)

3.  Signed and scanned Applicant Consent Form on Personal Data Processing

4.  Personal Statement

5.  Valid official IELTS or TOEFL Certificate

6.  Copies or/and valid official the test reports (SAT, ACT, etc.)


Pay an application fee

Application fee is paid online via your personal account with a bank card authorized for online/internet transactions. Amount to pay is 5 000 tenge for domestic applicants and 14 000 tenge for non-citizens. All Application Fees are non-refundable
Further steps Check your e-mail for notifications from the NU Admissions Department and your personal account to learn about your application status


If you experience any difficulties with registration or online application, please contact us at +7 7172 706555 and undergraduate_admissions@nu.edu.kz 

Refer to your IIN and/or Applicant ID while sending us your requests