International faculty


The International Faculty was established on October 6, 2016.
The Dean’s Office of Foreign Students was established on the basis of the decision of the Academic Council of the University (Protocol No. 1 of 31.08.2012) from September 4, 2012 by the order of the Rector No. 747 of 04.09.2012 in order to improve the quality of education of foreign students, increase the number of foreign students and increase the international rating of the university according to the Bologna Charter.

About the International Faculty

  • The main goal of the department is to integrate the university into the international academic space and increase its competitiveness in the global market of educational services.
  • The department aims to promote the quality of educational, clinical, and scientific activities at the level of modern world requirements through partnerships with leading universities.
  • The tasks of the department include identifying priority areas of international cooperation, planning long-term international relations with foreign partners from the top 500 world rankings, and searching for suitable partners in the fields of education, clinics, and science.
  • The university engages in international cooperation through agreements with leading foreign universities, implements joint educational programs, conducts joint research activities, and organizes international seminars and conferences.
  • The university facilitates academic exchanges of students and teachers and attracts visiting professors and international faculty.
  • KazNMU is currently the leading university in the country in terms of the number of foreign students, with 2799 students studying at the university, including 2459 foreigners from various countries.
  • The international students at KazNMU primarily pursue education in the specialties of «General Medicine» and «Pediatrics.»

Our mission:

Training of highly qualified, competent, versatile healthcare professionals with a fundamental understanding of medical science, modern methods and technologies; which will contribute to improving the health of the population, taking into account the challenges of the 21st century.

Our vision:

Мedical school known for the high quality and relevance of its educational programs, preparing a new generation of healthcare leaders who are competitive and in demand around the world.