Why foreigners go to study at the Nazarbayev University Graduate School of Business?


Good education is the key to a successful future. This is a firm foundation of professionalism, which gives confidence in their abilities and opens many doors.

Secrets of the strategic vision of Uber, DropBox and operational management of Toyota


Professor Chet Borucki and professor Zhijian Cui will reveal the secrets of successfull companies

Is there a demand for financiers in Kazakhstan?


This question is answered in an interview by Marek Jochec, Associate Professor, Academic Director of the MSF Program of the Nazarbayev University Graduate School of Business.

How to prepare for entering to the university? Tips and recommendations from Professor Chet Borucki


Professor of the Nazarbayev University Graduate School of Business Chet Borucki gives tips and recomendations to candidates on how to write a strong essay to impress the admissions committee, how to behave in an interview, and what candidates should not to do during application process.

Market for Corporate Control and Other Benefits of Capitalism


Academic Director of the MSF Program at Nazarbayev University Graduate School of Business Professor Marek Jochec gave interview to

MBA like in America, but at home


NUGSB in strategic partership with Duke University’s Fuqua School of Business

Belt and Road Initiative, interview by Dr. Zhijian Cui


Dr. Zhijian Cui gave an interview to CCTV channel and shared his opinion about “Belt and Road” Initiative

Can an Organization Have Too Many KPI?


Measuring Business Performance with Key Performance Indicators and the Balanced Scorecard. A series of four articles will tell how to improve financial performance of a company through key performance indicators and the Balanced Scorecard.

NUGSB develops international relations


Nazarbayev University Graduate School of Business strengthens international relations, including close collaboration with famous Duke University's Fuqua School of Business.

GE Digital CEO says digital transformation transforms global industry

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The Astana Times about the first visit of Chief Digital Officer of GE Bill Ruh to Kazakhstan and his opinion towards digital transformation in the 21st century

How can one enter a school of business?


Students Admission Expert Anneli Richter, Assistant Dean of Duke University's Fuqua School of Business and a Senior Manager of the Graduate School of Business of Nazarbayev University Anel Stambekova, tell you how to become a school of business student.

The financial markets of Kazakhstan should not be an arena that has the law of the jungle


The Professor Gerit Post, the co-author of the article of Richard Thaler, the Nobel laureate in economics, told the online magazine about the behavioral economy and its application in Kazakhstan.

Cryptocurrencies are natural evolution of payment systems

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The popularity of cryptocurrencies, and the scepticism around them, are, paradoxically, on the rise. In an interview with The Astana Times, Nazarbayev University School of Business Dean Dr. Patrick Duparcq spoke about the scrutiny around cryptocurrency and its future in Kazakhstan and throughout the world.

Meet NUGSB in Seoul and Beijing


Dear applicants, Nazarbayev University Graduate School of Business invites you to visit the QS World MBA Tour in Seoul from October 30 to November 2, 2017, and Beijing from November 3 to November 5, 2017.

Big Data analysis can help business to increase profit by 20% per year


According to Assistant Professor of Marketing at Nazarbayev University Graduate School of Business Anatoli Colicev, Kazakhstan has accumulated a sufficient amount of large data to become a real tool for business development.

Nobel Prize Economics Connections at NUGSB


Dr. Thierry Post’s co-author Richard Thaler was awarded the 2017 Nobel Prize for Economics.

The Chairman of the National Bank Mr. Daniyar Akishev delivered a special lecture at NUGSB


Chairman of the National Bank Mr. Daniyar Akishev spoke at the opening of a joint program Master of Science in Finance at the Nazarbayev University Graduate School of Business.

Fuqua and Nazarbayev University: Pioneering business education in Kazakhstan


Strategic partnership with Central Asian university is renewed through 2022

Strategy of success from the best experts.


Today there is no need to travel outside the country in order to obtain knowledge from internationally recognized business experts. Nazarbayev University Graduate School of Business regularly conducts various workshops, attracting world-famous lecturers, to enable domestic entrepreneurs and managers enhance their professional development.

What advantages gives Executive MBA program?

What benefits and features Executive MBA program of Nazarbayev University Graduate School of Business has to offer?

“Common Finance Problems that Can Kill Small Businesses”


A series of five articles will tell how to prevent the collapse of a young company due to ignorance of trivial things.

What opportunities does MBA offer?

What does an MBA diploma actually give and how it affects future employment?

New MSc in Finance Program launched at NUGSB


In cooperation with the National Bank of Kazakhstan

Please, more Excel!


Prof. Jochec's article for The Kapital

The Market’s Invisible Hand


How the Presence of Alternatives Affects Economic Behavior. Prof. Jochec's article for

Sovereign-Wealth Funds Threatened by Government Spending / THE WALL STREET JOURNAL


Marek Jochec was quoted in the Wall Street Journal

The Importance of Cash Flow

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The international news during July 2015 was dominated by Greece and its national debt. Greece has been involved in acrimonious negotiations with the European Union and the International Monetary Fund regarding ongoing debt payments and debt restructuring.

11% of the working population of the country are willing to do business in the foreseeable future


The Results of the Global Entrepreneurship Monitor-2015 was published

Is it worth to have a free float?

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Marek Jochec gave his opinion on free float of tenge for

Now That We Have The Free Float


On August 19 and 20, the Kazakhstan National Bank first relaxed, then abandoned the fixed band on the tenge dollar exchange rate.

Successfull Stories of Kazakstani Entrepreneurs


The program "Business Road Map-2020" in the Kostanai region has allowed to implement hundreds of business ideas.

Delegation of duties: who should make a decision?


The article of Kirill Novoselov for the National Business Magazine.

D. Khanin’s article for National Business


The article is based on the research project of Dmitry Khanin and Ofir Turel.

How Duke’s Fuqua School of Business Helped Launch a School in Kazakhstan


An article by Robert Olinger, Director of Business Development, Kazakhstan

NU Executive MBA Programme Changing Kazakhstan’s Business Culture


Article in the Astana Times on Executive MBA Program

J.Peterson’s article on Turnover and Promotions


J.Peterson has published an article based on his research in National Business Magazine.

Dean, Ramon O’Callaghan, on TV channel


Ramon O'Callaghan spoke on a number of business education issues, and about the NUGSB MBA programs.

Dean Ramon O’Callaghan’s interview in Financial Times


The NUGSB Dean, Ramon O'Callaghan, was recently interviewed by the Financial Times in London.

Fuqua Announces Agreement with Nazarbayev University in Kazakhstan


Duke University's Fuqua School of Business has announced it is assisting Nazarbayev University (NU) in Kazakhstan in creating a business school. NU will gain access to Fuqua leadership, faculty and staff expertise as it builds a business school from the ground up in Kazakhstan's capital city of Astana.