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Academic Programs 2018-2019 D
The following programs will be offered in Nazarbayev University Graduate School of Education (NUGSE) in 2018:

M.Sc. in Educational Leadership  
The M.Sc. in Educational Leadership is the largest program in NUGSE. In 2017 the program will have 3 areas of specialization:
    School Leadership  
    Higher Education 
    Inclusive Education 

The program length for all specializations is 2 years for module system combined with work. Students in all areas of specialization will follow a common core curriculum, comprising courses in Research Methods, Education Reform in Kazakhstan, and Leadership and Change Management and they will then take elective courses in their area of specialization, and will undertake an independent research project connected to their area of specialization. Graduates of the program will be expected to take leadership positions in educational organizations, spearheading educational reform at preschools, schools, higher education institutions and national policy-making organizations in Kazakhstan. 
"The preliminary schedule of modules"
Modules Terms
Summer 16th-29th August 2018
Fall 115thOctober - 2nd November 2018 
Spring 125th March - 5th April 2019
Summer 23rd-25th June 2019
Fall 221st October - 8th November 2019
Spring 226th March – 13th April 2020
Summer 315th - 29th June 2020

For further details please click here 

M.A. in Multilingual Education 
The M.A. in Multilingual Education is a full-time 2-year program. It is designed for professionals who are or would like to be in positions where they are responsible for shaping, leading and implementing the trilingual policy or other forms of multilingual education. By the end of the program, graduates will have a thorough grasp of theories and policies related to multilingual education, and will be able to conduct research in this field. 

For further details on the M.A. Multilingual Education, please click here.  

Ph.D. in Education  
The Ph.D. program is a full-time 4-year program, which includes intensive coursework, a semester at one of the partner universities (university of Cambridge and University of Pennsylvania) and completion of a substantial piece of independent research, in the form of a Ph.D. dissertation. Graduates of the Ph.D. program will be expected to be key players in education reform and policy development in Kazakhstan.  

For further details on the Ph.D.  in Education, please click here .  

ProgramTuition FeesMonthly StipendAccommodationApplication Fees
M.A. in Multilingual Education8 257 000 yesfor non-residents of Astana5 000 KZT
M.Sc. in Educational Leadership8 257 000 yesnot provided5 000 KZT
Ph.D. in Educationnoneyesfor non-residents of Astana5 000 KZT

Inquiries about the programe and the application process can be directed to or to +7 (7172) 694953, +7 (7172) 709369.

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