The GSE was established in 2012 and received his first master’s and doctoral students in August 2013. It is dedicated to becoming a world-class center for teaching and research on education, with a focus on educational reform in Kazakhstan and Central Asia, while retaining a broad international approach. We seek to promote and assist in the implementation of cutting-edge research on educational challenges and issues from preschool through university levels.
Nazarbayev University Graduate School of Education is delighted to invite you to the online research seminar “Educational Research & Knowledge Production in Post-Soviet Central Asia: Revisiting the Global Discourses of Decolonization, Recolonization and Indigenization” led by Sarfaroz Niyozov, Associate Professor, Ontario Institute for Studies in Education, University of Toronto. The seminar is part of the […]
Nazarbayev University Graduate School of Education is delighted to invite you to the online research seminar “A beginning of the end: Learning to look at social diversity in Central Asia through a gender lens” led by SvetLana Peshkova, Associate Professor of Anthropology, Core Faculty, Women’s and Gender(s) Studies Department, University of New Hampshire. The seminar […]
Nazarbayev University Graduate School of Education is delighted to invite you to the online research seminar “Beyond the Western Horizon: Rethinking Education, Values, and Policy Transfer in Post-Socialist Transformations” led by Iveta Silova, Professor and Director of the Center for the Advanced Studies in Global Education at Arizona State University. The seminar is part of […]
Nazarbayev University Graduate School of Education is delighted to invite you to the online research seminar “Pedagogy of the Queer: A case of participatory action research and education in Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan?” led by Dr Mohira Suyarkulova, Associate Professor, American University of Central Asia. The seminar is part of the research seminar series organized by Central […]
Research at GSE
Welcome to Nazarbayev University Graduate School of Education, the home for research, rigor and relevance in pursuit of quality education for Kazakhstan, Central Asia and beyond.
Part of the NUGSE mission is to promote values of lifelong learning and professional growh. We are the home of professional development programs. Working in international collaboration with reputed institutions in Germany, Hong Kong, Singapore, South Korea, UK and US, our offerings are available to university presidents, higher education middle managers, faculty members and school teachers. Participation in the NUGSE professional programs help participants to develop and improve their professional profiles.More
Our Students & Alumni
GSE is proud of its students who are not just knowledge-receivers, but are active participants in discussions, projects and numerous initiatives. Our students are professionals working in the field of education and leading for change at their respective educational organizations. Our students create, lead and change.