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Strategic Partership with Healthcare Academia of Kazakhstan

Establishing Strategic Partnership between Medical Universities of Kazakhstan and Top Foreign Medical Schools


The strategic partnership will provide an opportunity to strengthen the position of Kazakhstan's medical universities in the domestic and foreign markets, to ensure the quality of the educational process, to support research and educational activities of medical universities of the Republic of Kazakhstan.

It is planned to implement strategic partnership through the following basic mechanisms:

1) Consulting,

2) Mentoring,

3) Joint management,

4) Trust management (in case of long term partnership).

On the first phase (lasting up to 6 months) it is planned to conduct the analysis of the current situation in medical university of the Republic of Kazakhstan in priority directions for strategic partnership (listed below) together with the strategic partner. On the second phase (lasting for one year or more) it is planned to develop and implement Kazakhstan medical university modernization plan with the consulting and mentoring support of the strategic partner. From 2018 it is planned to implement joint management with the involvement of the partner university on the top managers position in medical university of Kazakhstan.



Achieving the quality of healthcare workforce of the Republic of Kazakhstan based on the implementation principles of the best international practices and the strategic partnership between Kazakhstan medical universities with medical schools of the leading foreign medical universities (QS/Shanghai ranking/Times Higher Education TOP 500).


Priority directions for strategic partnership:

1) Improving management and financing of the medical education in medical university of Kazakhstan;

2) Improvement of the educational programs;

3) Increase the capacity of teaching stuff of medical schools in Kazakhstan;

4) Development of institutional research capacities of medical university of Kazakhstan.


List of Medical Universities for Strategic Partnership:

  1. Kazakh National Medical University named after D.Asfendiyarov, Almaty City.
  2. Semey State Medical University, Semey City.
  3. West Kazakhstan State Medical University named after M.Ospanov, Aktobe City.
  4. Karaganda State Medical University, Karaganda City.
  5. Astana Medical University, Astana City.
  6. South Kazakhstan State Pharmaceutical Academy, Shymkent City.


List of Nursing Colleges for Strategic Partnership: 

  1. Republican College for Nursing and Pharmaceutical Workers, Almaty City.
  2. Medical College, Astana City.
  3. Kokshetau Medical College, Kokshetau City.
  4. West Kazakhstan Medical College, Ural Cityt.
  5. Kyzylorda Medical College, Kyzylorda City.
  6. Pavlodar Medical College, Pavlodar City. 


*** for futher information please do not hesitate to contact Yerlan Utegenov, Third Secretary of the Emassy y.utegenov@kazembassy.org.uk