KIMEP is an independent not-for-profit educational institution serving a multicultural and multinational student body. Since its foundation in 1992, KIMEP has provided students with a world-class, Western-style, English-language education, and exceptional professional development that shapes the next generation of political and business leaders in Central Asia and abroad. Our rigorous academic degree programs produce graduates who are both theoretically and experientially ready for the workplace. 40% of endowed with advanced knowledge and relevant skills students are employed even before the graduation. Our alumni boast 95% employability within the first 6 months of graduating. Employers are extremely satisfied with the business ethics, skills and professional preparation of our graduates. KIMEP s Bachelor s and Master s programs in the areas of Accounting and Audit; Public and Municipal Administration; and Economics and Business have been ranked #1 in all of Kazakhstan by the Independent Kazakh Agency for Quality Assurance in Education (IQAA). KIMEP has one of the biggest share of foreign faculty in the CIS, moreover most of the faculty members have PhD degree. KIMEP ensures students the freedom of choosing the best educational path to achieve their academic goals and professional aspirations by offering 33 English-taught degree programs (14 undergraduate programs, 13 graduate programs and 7 PhD programs). In recognition of KIMEP s pursuit of academic excellence, the university has been recognized as the #1 Leading University among Humanitarian-Economic universities in Kazakhstan, #1 Leading University in the Development of Science and Innovations in Kazakhstan, and #1 Leading University in Reputational Assessment of Employers by IQAA. All academic degree programs have received prestigious international accreditation from the Foundation for International Business Administration Accreditation (FIBAA) and the Agency for Quality Assurance and Accreditation Austria (AQ Austria), and KIMEP has received institutional accreditation from IQAA. KIMEP strives to maintain mutually beneficial relations and cooperation with Kazakhstani and international businesses, organizations, foundations, and the global academic community.
- Chief:President - Dr. Chan Young Bang