Nazarbayev University in Astana

Nazarbayev University is a leading research university in Kazakhstan. With a territory of 145.7 ha, it has a safe and gated campus with all facilities for basic needs

June 16th – July 7th, 2018

Exclusive Summer School Program

We have developed our summer school so that our students have an opportunity to take exceptional academic courses, combined with a wide range of self-development activities. We strive for high-quality program and have selected a strong team consisting of The Princeton Review Certified Trainers, students and alumni of top Kazakhstan and U.S. schools, such as Nazarbayev University, Eurasian National University, Arizona State University, Duke, MIT, Williams College, Pennsylvania State University and University of Wisconsin-Madison.


Accommodation for Summer School participants is provided by Nazarbayev University. All participants are assigned to state-of-the-art quadruple (4 students) rooms with free wifi. All rooms are equipped with furniture and closet space. Also available: several canteens, 24-hour medical support, study rooms, mini markets, vending machines and barber shop.


Core classes will be held in mornings in small cohorts. The duration of the classes is 3 hours. Groups are kept small in order to guarantee high-quality service and personal approach to every student. Students choose one course from the following options:

Academic options


Afternoons are designed so that students can broaden their experience and knowledge in chosen fields. The program offers one fun-filled and action-packed elective. These elective courses allow students to discover and enhance their skills and expertise.

Electives options


We always remember that our students are on their holidays and we do our best to provide a memorable summer adventure. During their three weeks, we will immerse our students in Kazakhstan’s rich and unique culture and introduce them to some of its most famous attractions, traditions and cities.

Activities options

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