AlmaU hosted a guest lecture on “Creativity in Modern Business” with Askhat Uskembaev - the author of the idea on publication of “The Case For Creativity” book in Russian, the founder of “A-3” Practical Advertising School and an exclusive official representative in Kazakhstan of “Cannes Lions” International Festival of Creativity.
On October 16, 2018 AlmaU held a meeting with the Vice-Minister of Social Development of the Republic of Kazakhstan Omarbekova Zhuldyz Kazhikenovna to clarify the Message of the President of the Republic of Kazakhstan N.А. Nazarbayev to the people of Kazakhstan "Growth of well-being of Kazakhstan citizens: increase of incomes and quality of life".
On October 5, 2018 AlmaU launched “Kamkorlyk Aiy” (a month of care for retirees) together with Bostandyk district akimat of Almaty. This social event is aimed to teach English to retirees.
According to the results of the Tenth Annual National Rating of the Best Universities of Kazakhstan - 2018, Almaty Management University (AlmaU) took the 1st place in "Leader in Internationalization" and "Leader in Promoting the University in the Internet Space" nominations and the 3rd place in the Institutional Rating.
September 21, 2018 at Almaty Management University, presentation of grants from the Akim of Astana city and "Yerzhan" foundation named after E. Tatishev took place.
Starting from this year, AlmaU teachers can apply to four ranks: “Moderator Teacher”, “Expert Teacher”, “Researcher Teacher” and “Master Teacher”.