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About

Welcome to an ambitious academic undertaking, designed to impact generations of global business leaders to come. Our establishment signals an exciting approach to management education in one of the most dynamic regions of the world. Our new education model, which draws from world-class faculty in a curriculum informed by local business knowledge, is being designed to promote innovation, enabling Kazakhstan and the wider Central Asia region to manage our vast natural resource wealth and be competitive in world markets.

Join us as we build a business school that will reflect Kazakhstan’s unique position in the world – both a leader in Central Asia, and an important bridge between the world’s most influential economies.











Testimonials

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Professor of Finance at Duke University's Fuqua School of Business shares his thoughts about Executive MBA Program at NUGSB
Although it is fairly new, the NUGSB EMBA program has already established a strong reputation in Astana’s business community. The program is known for its enthusiastic professors and students who create a vibrant environ [..]
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Teaching entrepreneurship in the NUGSB EMBA program has been a very rewarding experience. I teach innovation and entrepreneurship from the perspective of western companies and the western business environment
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NU EMBA students are among the best I have encountered and I truly enjoyed teaching them. They are intelligent, engaged, and have an infectious enthusiasm and thirst for knowledge
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I Just Chose Nazarbayev University’s Graduate School of Business. How About You? As circumstances have it, I recently made a decision not unlike the one you’re about to make yourself. After teaching for 20 years in to [..]

In the Press

Talgat Imangaliyev, ЕМВА 2016, General Director of WorleyParsons Kazakhstan What made you think for further education? — Firstly it was a desire to acquire new knowledge, continue career growth, fundamentally change my perception and life though leaving the comfort zone, strike up new and useful acquaintances, and extend friendship network. I handled it all via […]
Saule Batyraliyeva told us how training in Business School helped her to launch her own start-up project. Saule Batyraliyeva, mother of three children, start-upper and student of MBA of Nazarbayev University Graduate School of Business told us how training in Business School helped her to launch her own start-up project. — Summarizing this year I […]
You are worth exactly as much as your connections. It has long been known - the more people have great connections, the easier it is for them to solve problems.
The main task of modern business is to be aware of new trends and respond quickly to changes. And this applies to all aspects of business, including personnel development. Why it is important for businessmen to get new knowledge in a timely manner and why companies need to invest in human capital, in Forbes.kz interviews said Erken Turganbayev, Director of programs for executives of NUGSB.

Last News

After living in Kazakhstan for a few years, US student Anthony Heykoop decided that he wanted to pursue an MBA and was pleased to find a university that matched his requirements in the capital city of Nur-Sultan
Research Seminar titled “Stronger Together: Understanding How to Prevent, Reduce, or Eliminate Abusive Supervision in the Workplace” presented by Mayowa Babalola, Professor, College of Business at United Arab Emirates University (UAEU).
Research Seminar “Bayesian Consumer Profiling” presented by Thomas Otter, Professor of Marketing, Goethe University Frankfurt.

Upcoming Events

Research Seminar “Bayesian Consumer Profiling” presented by Thomas Otter, Professor of Marketing, Goethe University Frankfurt.
On February 29, join our online session with FTMBA students Anthony Heykoop and Vyenyera Shyndaulyet
26 February 2020 at 6.30pm