Tuition and Financial Aid

Before the first day of the orientation week, students may select a payment options individually.

Tuition Fees

Before the first day of the orientation week, students may select a payment options individually.

Please, see tuition table for 2020 Intake below.

Full-time MBA 16 800 USD (this is a discounted price for individuals, a different rate  applies for companies).

Current exchange rate is 393 tenge per 1 USD. 2020

For more information on corporate discounts, please, contact us at email: mba.admissions@nu.edu.kz.

Application fee

The application fee is nonrefundable and cannot be waived. It must be paid with the application before the registration deadline.

Aprx. USD 90 (KZT 30 000) for graduate degree programs.

Financial Aid opportunities

Nazarbayev University Graduate School of Business (NUGSB) offers limited numbers of scholarships that cover 30 to 65% of the tuition fee for the 2018 Intake — this can make it possible for you to study at NUGSB. This applies only for graduate degree programs at NUGSB.

In accordance with the results of the selection process, the Admissions Committee may also award a scholarship offered by companies to outstanding candidates.

Nazarbayev University provides extra financial support for exceptional international students that covers up to 100% of the tuition fee (room & board not included in the scholarship).

Living costs & General expenses

The table shows the estimated MIDDLE RANGE costs of living expenses in Astana city, Kazakhstan per month.

The budget items might vary depending on individual preferences. Students should consider that these are estimated living costs associated with their education. These costs do not include tuition fees.

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