Nazarbayev University
Graduate School of Education

Graduate School of Education

ABOUT US

Welcome to the Graduate School of Education at Nazarbayev University!

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.

News

November 29, 2022
NU GSE PhD candidate Vanessa Ozawa delivered a lecture on “Approaching Educational Research in Central Asia Using a Political Economy Lens” in Tashkent

NU GSE PhD candidate Vanessa Ozawa delivered a lecture on “Approaching Educational Research in Central Asia Using a Political Economy Lens” on November 18th in Tashkent. The event was held at Creative School named after Abdulla Qodiriy under the Agency for Presidential Educational Institutions and the Cabinet of Ministers of Uzbekistan. As a hybrid mode, […]

November 22, 2022
NUGSE Professor Mir Afzal Tajik delivered an invited-gust lecture on research paradigms at the Area Study Centre for Central Asia: An Academic Unit of the University of Peshawar in Pakistan

On November 11, 2022, NUGSE Professor Mir Afzal Tajik delivered an invited-gust lecture on research paradigms at the Area Study Centre for Central Asia: An Academic Unit of the University of Peshawar in Pakistan (http://www.uop.edu.pk/departments/?q=Area-Study-Centre). He also had discussions with the Centre’s Director, faculty and doctoral students on faculty-to-faculty research collaboration and scholarship opportunities available […]

November 22, 2022
NUGSE Professor Naureen Durrani contributed to the conference «FAMILY, DEMOGRAPHIC AND GENDER POLICY AT A NEW STAGE OF DEVELOPMENT OF KAZAKHSTAN»

On the 17-18 of November 2022, NUGSE Professor Naureen Durrani contributed to the conference «FAMILY, DEMOGRAPHIC AND GENDER POLICY AT A NEW STAGE OF DEVELOPMENT OF KAZAKHSTAN». The conference was organized by the National Commission for Women’s Affairs, Family and Demographic Policy under the President of Kazakhstan, together with the Ministry of Information and Social […]

November 18, 2022
NUGSE PhD students are taking International Module at University of Cambridge

According to the EDUC 800 International Study course of the Ph.D. program, second year PhD students are taking an eight-week study abroad course at a Partner University, University of Cambridge. As the first cohort after the pandemic, this in-person participation in specialized courses and seminars relevant to students research organized by partner co-advisors met their […]

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.

Professional Development

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.

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Our Students & Alumni

GSE graduate are part of a global community of transformational leaders. Stay connected with the School to make the GSE network part of your lifelong professional journey.

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.