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International accreditation ACBSP (USA) / Institutional and specialized accreditation IQAA (Kazakhstan)

American Program

Conditions of enrollment to American Program: English proficiency (level - Upper Intermediate), the average score of the certificate - 4.0. Applicants to American program with the level of language lower than B2 (according to the entrance exam) can be enrolled to the of language training course (Fundamental) with further applying to the American program.

Applicants to American program with the B2level of language or higher  (according to the entrance exam) can be enrolled to American program without preceding language training.


The «Foundation Year» 1 year language training presupposes an intensive study of the English language (810 hours), the basis of intercultural communication (60 hours), the basis of academic work (academic writing and the art of public speaking - 120 hours).

At the end of the Foundation Year, students take comprehensive test in English. Students, who demonstrate a high level of language proficiency, continue training on the American program. Students, who failed to meet the requirements of the preparatory course, continue to train on the Kazakhstan program. At the end of the Foundation Year, students receive a Certificate of Completion of intensive English language course with the level of language proficiency.


Students, training on the American program have access to KAFU additional educational programs: the "International Leadership" program, summer internship in the U.S., professional development program, and distance learning courses in the U.S. universities.
30% of subjects on the American program are taught in English by foreign teachers, and in their absence by the Kazakhstani teachers.

At the end of the American program graduates are fluent in English, have considerable experience of intercultural communication, global vision. Their competitiveness increases significantly.

Program graduates obtain diploma of American program completion in addition to a state diploma.




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