Location

  • Bishkek, the capital of the Kyrgyz Republic

Area

  • Central Campus – 0.88 hectares
  • Chingiz Aitmatov Campus – 84,14 hectares
  • Total area of buildings – 123 525 square meters

Academic Divisions

  • Faculties – 11
  • Vocational Schools – 1
  • Graduate School of Natural Sciences – 1
  • Graduate School of Social Sciences - 1
  • Departments – 41

Scientific Laboratories, Workshops, and Studios

  • Laboratories, workshops, and studios – 85

Faculty and Staff (2021/2022 Academic Year. 24.12.2021)

  • 440 (full time – 289; part time – 151) International instructors – 138 (31.4%)
  • Preparatory language course 91 (full time – 84; part time – 7) International instructors – 49 (53.8%)
  • Total – 531 (full time – 373; part time – 158) International instructors – 187 (35.2%)

Educational Programs

  • Vocational school – 10
  • Undergraduate – 41
  • Graduate – 27
  • Doctorate (PhD) – 12

Students (2021/2022 Academic Year. 01.11.2021)

  • Undergraduate – 4244
  • International students – 541 (12.7%)
  • Graduate (MS/MA) – 335
  • International students – 116 (34.6%)
  • Graduate (PhD) – 90
  • International students – 43 (47.8%)
  • Preparatory language course students – 1431
  • International students – 195 (13.6%)
  • Total – 6100
  • International students – 895 (14.7%)

Tuition

  • Tuition is free

Research Centers

  • Center for the Study of Turkic Civilizations
  • Biodiversity and Biotechnology Research Center
  • Central Asian Studies Research Center
  • Project Coordination Center
  • Center of Distance Learning

Research Projects (2017/2018 Academic Year)

  • Financed from the university's budget – $34,832
  • Financed from the budget of the Kyrgyz Republic – 2 445 800 KGS
  • Financed from international sources – $73,220 and 152,500€

Library

  • Libraries – 3
  • Reading Rooms – 5
  • Books – 88 475
  • Electronic Databases (access to the 2021-2022 academic year) – 61
  • Electronic Books – 6 931
  • Magazines (signed for 2021) - 17/23
  • Newspapers (signed for 2021) - 26/52

Internet

  • 24/7 free internet access with a speed of 700 mb/sec

Graduates (2020/2021 Academic Year)

  • 9576 graduates, working in 43 countries

Student Dormitories

  • Modern student dormitories with spaces for 1,380 students with all amenities for studying, relaxing, socializing, and more. 

Athletics

  • 3,180 square meter covered sports complex
  • 2 football fields
  • Tennis court
  • 2 basketball courts
  • Volleyball court
  • Gymnastics hall
  • Weight room
  • Athletics stadium
  • Boxing ring
  • Wrestling ring

Student Clubs

  • 35 student clubs, including Photography Club, Alpinism Club, Poetry Club, Cooking Club, Ecology Club, and more. 

Food

  • Quality food served three times a day, with 692 seats at the student cafeteria and 400 seats at the faculty cafeteria;
  • One meal costs 80 som for students;
  • Free meal cards for students in need;
  • Total of 8 cafeterias and cafes in campuses and buildings.

Housing for International Faculty and Guests

  • 80 comfortable apartments
  • 9 guest rooms

Transportation

  • Free shuttle between the Central Campus and Aitmatov Campus
  • Free transportation between campus and Manas International Airport, upon request