Accrediations, rankings, awards

EI “Almaty Management University” operates on a license from the Ministry of Education and Science of the Republic of Kazakhstan (MES RK). In 2012, according to the results of the attestation Commission of the Ministry of Education and Science of the Republic of Kazakhstan, Almaty Management University was licensed for a period of 5 years.  Currently, AlmaU operates in accordance with the reissued license no. KZ03LAA00008295 dated March 2, 2017, for educational activities. AlmaU is accredited as a subject of scientific and (or) scientific and technical activity of the Ministry of Education and Science of the Republic of Kazakhstan (MES RK) in accordance with the certificate of the MK series No. 005363 dated September 27, 2017.

AlmaU's competitive position in the educational market is confirmed by university accreditations, rankings and awards.

Accreditations

AlmaU is one of the few universities in Kazakhstan recognized and accredited both nationally and internationally.

As of July 2022, AlmaU is accredited internationally and nationally by: AMBA (Graduate School of Business), BGA (Graduate School of Business and School of Hospitality and Tourism), IQA CEEMAN (AlmaU), IQAA (institutional accreditation – AlmaU, program accreditations - 15 OP) and IAAR (program accreditations – 6 OP), and is also accredited by international professional certification agencies ACCA (School of Economics and Finance – OP Accounting and Audit, Bachelor's degree), CIMA (School of Economics and Finance – OP Accounting and Audit, Bachelor's degree), KPMA IPMA (School of Management – OP Project Management, Master's degree) and GARP (Graduate School of Business – OP MBA Financial Engineering).

Rankings

  • For the last 7 years, Almaty Management University has been among the top 3 leading universities in the National Ranking of the best humanitarian and economic universities of Kazakhstan 2022.
  • AlmaU is ranked 1001+ among 1406 universities (according to 17 SDGs) from 106 countries in the Times Higher Education Impact Rankings 2022;
  • The General MBA program ranks #201-250 among the best business schools in the world according to QS World University Rankings: Global MBA Rankings 2022, and in the top 35 business schools in Asia;
  • The Executive MBA program of GSB AlmaU and GSOM St. Petersburg State University ranks 23rd in the ranking of the world's best joint programs and 2nd in the profile of students of QS Executive MBA Rankings 2022;
  • In 2017 and 2019, AlmaU was in the top 3 best business schools in the Central Asian zone of the Eduniversal Top Business Schools world ranking (which includes Bangladesh, Bhutan, India, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Maldives, Nepal, Pakistan, Sri Lanka, Uzbekistan);
  • For 9 years, the university has been receiving the Eduniversal 4 Palmes of Excellence award - Top Business School with Significant International Influence;
  • AlmaU Master's and MBA programs take leading positions in the Best Masters Rankings by Eduniversal;
  • Bachelor's degree programs take leading positions in the national ranking of educational programs of universities of NCE RK Atameken;
  • According to the analytical report "Map of internationalization of business schools in Russia and CIS countries — 2022", Almaty Management University took 2nd place in the implementation of double degree programs with foreign universities and 6th place among business schools in the number of partnerships with foreign universities that have "first level" accreditations according to the Russian analytical center "Expert".

Awards

  • AlmaU received the BMDA Award for “Significant Impact”, 2021
  • Dr. Gulnara Kurenkeyeva - the winner of the CEEMAN Champion Awards in the School Leader of the Year category, 2021
  • Prof. Aurora Diaz – the winner of the CEEMAN Champion Awards in the Teacher of the Year category, 2022
  • Prof. Alberto Frigerio – the winner of the CEEMAN Champion Awards in the Responsible Management Educator of the Year category, 2022

2022

AlmaU is among the top 3 universities in Kazakhstan's IQAA-Ranking, 2nd in the website rankings and 7th in the research publication rankings among Kazakhstani universities in the field of humanities and economics

Almaty Management University for the last 7 years is in the top 3 of the National ranking of the best humanities and economic universities of Kazakhstan 2022. The Independent Quality Assurance Agency for Education (IQAA) is a non-profit organisation established to improve the quality of education and the competitiveness of foreign and Kazakhstani educational institutions, to provide information to stakeholders in Kazakhstan and abroad on good practice educational organisations.

2022

The analytical center "Expert" for the 6th time has presented the "Map of business schools internationalization in Russia and the CIS countries - 2022".

Almaty Management University took 2nd place in the implementation of double degree programs with foreign universities and 6th place among business schools in the number of partnerships with foreign universities that have "first level" accreditations according to the Russian analytical center "Expert".

 

2022

The Executive MBA program of GSE AlmaU and GSOM SPBU is ranked 23rd in QS Executive MBA Rankings 2022 among world's best joint programs and 2nd in the profile of students

The number of business schools in the 6th edition of the ranking reached 220 applications from 48 countries for Executive MBA programs, breaking the record of the last 5 editions of the ranking. In 2022, this is the only Executive MBA program in the CIS that was included in the QS World University Rankings: EMBA Rankings 2022 in the "Joint" category.

2022

MBA “Financial Engineering" received reaccreditation of the Global Association of Risk Management (GARP)

The MBA program "Financial Engineering" is aimed at professional participants of the financial market, and will provide an opportunity to master modern tools for analyzing and assessing financial risks in a turbulent macro environment. It is the only MBA program in Kazakhstan with dual global accreditation (AMBA&BGA, GARP).

The program was accredited for the first time in 2019, and the first graduation of this program was in October 2021.

2022

Almaty Management University was ranked on all 17 UN Sustainable Development Goals in the Times Higher Education Impact Ranking 2022 

AlmaU has been demonstrating commitment to Sustainable Development Goals since the start of the ranking:  

  • in 2019, the university was ranked 301+ out of 467 universities from around the world (7 SDGs)
  • in 2020, ranked 301-400 out of 768 universities (9 SDGs)
  • in 2021, ranked 601-800 out of 1115 universities (9 SDGs)
  • in 2022, ranked 1001+ place out of 1406 universities (17 SDGs)

2022

The School of Management of Almaty Management University has been successfully accredited in accordance with the certification procedure according to the rules of the Kazakhstan Project Management Association (KPMA), meeting the ICB 4.0 standard of the International Project Management Association (IPMA)

AlmaU signed an agreement with KPMA on March 2, 2022 and with a certificate dated March 29, 2022, the Kazakhstan Project Management Association confirmed the right to train project management specialists in accordance with the 4-L-C IPMA system. 

The accreditation procedure is based on the achievements of the educational programs "Project Management" (Master's degree) and "Management" (Bachelor's degree, Master's degree) – the languages of instruction: Kazakh, Russian and English.

AlmaU students who have completed project management courses can immediately apply for a certification exam in order to obtain the appropriate international IPMA certification in the field of project management.

 

 

2022

"Accounting and Auditing" program of the School of Economics and Finance was accredited by CIMA (Chartered Institute of Management Accountants), the international association of management accounting specialists, founded in the UK in 1919. The Association has more than 642,000 students and members in 172 countries around the world. The accreditation of the Accounting and Audit program with a Bachelor's degree in Economics and Business is valid from February 10, 2022 to December 31, 2024.

2022

"Accounting and Auditing" program of the School of Economics and Finance was re-accredited by ACCA (the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants), the British Association of Certified Accountants, uniting professionals in the field of finance, accounting and auditing.  ACCA is the global body for professional accountants with over 200,000 fully-qualified members and 500,000 students worldwide - and they're among the world's best-qualified and most highly sought-after accountants. The accreditation of the “Accounting and Audit” program with a Bachelor's degree in Economics and Business is valid from January 1, 2022 to December 31, 2026. Previously, the program was accredited for the period from 2016 to 2021.

2022

9 AlmaU bachelor's degree programs were included in the ranking of educational programs of universities of NCE RK "Atameken" 2021.

For the fourth year, NCE RK "Atameken" publishes a ranking of educational programs of universities by order of the Ministry of Education and Sciences of the Republic of Kazakhstan. The ranking evaluates programs according to 19 criteria, among which are the level of employment of graduates, the median salary of graduates, the accreditation of the educational program, the quality of the teaching staff and the relevance of educational programs.

In 2021, the study covered 2002 educational programs, analyzed the employment of tens of thousands of graduates from 105 universities.

The ranking is designed to meet the interests of the employer in personnel quality, in a global sense, the ranking should reduce youth unemployment. Throughout the country, there is a process of forming essentially new formation of employees, trained and adapted to practical activities, as well as competitive and competent, taking into account modern realities.

Specialty

2021

place

score

Restaurant and hotel business

1 place out of 12

3.38

Public relations

2 place out of 3

3.26

Logistics

3 place out of 13

3.30

Marketing

4 place out of 14

2.82

Finance

5 place out of 74

3.40

Information systems

6 place out of 54

3.22

Management

6 place out of 39

3.13

Accounting and audit

8 place out of 65

3.25

Economics

20 place out of 53

3.00

2021

Almaty Management University reaffirmed the status of the best business school with significant international influence, having received the award of Eduniversal global ranking agency - 4 Palmes of Excellence.

2021

AlmaU has submitted data to the UI GreenMetric World University Rankings 2021 for the first time. The University ranked 884th out of 956 participants worldwide. 13 Kazakhstani universities took part in the 2021 ranking which measures condition and policies related to Green Campus and Sustainability in the Universities all over the world.

2021

AlmaU specialties have been accredited by the Independent Agency for Accreditation and Rating (IAAR)

On December 23, 2021, following the results of the international program accreditation by the Independent Agency for Accreditation and Rating (IAAR), the Accreditation Council decided to accredit the following programs:

For a period of 5 years

6B11301- Logistics (Bachelor’s programme)

7M11301 – Logistics (Master’s programme)

6B06101 - Information systems (Bachelor’s programme)

For a period of 3 years

6B04201 – Jurisprudence (Bachelor’s programme)

6B03102 - Public relations (Bachelor’s programme)

6B11101 - Restaurant and hotel business (Bachelor’s programme)

2021

Almaty Management University (AlmaU) Graduate School of Business & School of Hospitality and Tourism have officially received joint accreditation from the Association of MBAs (AMBA) and the Business Graduates Association (BGA), two of the world’s leading authorities on business education.

AlmaU was successfully re-accredited for the maximum possible period - 5 years, thereby confirming the quality and compliance of MBA and bachelor's degree programs of SHT with international standards.

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2021

Baltic Management Development Association присудила AlmaU награду “Significant Impact Award”

Almaty Management University, AlmaU had won the Baltic Management Development Association (BMDA) award for Significant impact at the regional level.

Baltic Management Development Association awards were delivered during the 19th Annual BMDA Conference on the 8th of October.

The Significant Impact Award is a kind of international recognition of the significant impact of Almay and the achievements of the AlmaU Graduate School of Business (GSB) in the field of management development and business education in the region. Receiving the award right before the 25th anniversary of the MBA programs is an important indicator of AlmaU's success.

 

2021

The Graduate School of Business of Almaty Management University (AlmaU) is the only business school in Kazakhstan, whose MBA program was ranked in the QS World University Rankings: Global MBA Rankings 2022 for the third consequtive year. 

Almaty Management University's MBA program entered the top 250 in the world and the top 35 in Asia in QS World University Rankings: Global MBA Rankings 2022.
On September 9, 2021, QS World University Rankings published a ranking of the best MBA programs in the world.

 

2021

AlmaU is the only Kazakhstani university included in the shortlist of the Times Higher Education Awards Asia 2021 in the "Student Recruitment Campaign of the Year 2020" category

AlmaU was shortlisted for the Times HIgher Education Awards Asia 2021 in the Student Recruitment Campaign of the Year category. The shortlist of this category includes 8 universities from Singapore, China, Vietnam, India and Saudi Arabia. The number of participants is 500 universities. In the shortlist this year: 66 universities from 22 countries.

Learn more: https://www.timeshighereducation.com/news/times-higher-education-awards-asia-2021-shortlist-announced

 

 

2021

The First Vice-rector of Almaty Management University - Dean of the Graduate School of Business, member of the AMBA & BGA Asia Pacific Advisory Council (UK) - Gulnara Kurenkeeva received the CEEMAN CHAMPION AWARDS 2021 in the School Leader of the Year nomination! The award will be presented on September 23 at the 29th Annual CEEMAN Conference (September 22-24, 2021 in Trieste, Italy).

This is not the first award of AlmaU in the CEEMAN Champions Award, previously, the staff and faculty of the university were champions:

  • in 2017 in the category "Responsible Management Education".
  • in 2014 in the category "Institutional management".

2021

AlmaU took the 3rd place in the IQAA National Ranking of the best humanitarian and economic universities of Kazakhstan - 2021

The national ranking of the best universities of Kazakhstan is issued in 2021 for the thirteenth time by the IQAA-ranking agency. "Independent Agency for Quality Assurance in Education - Ranking" is a non-profit organization established to improve the quality of education and the competitiveness of foreign and Kazakh educational institutions, providing information to interested persons in Kazakhstan and abroad about conscientiously working educational organizations.

 

2021

The analytical center "Expert" for the 5th time has presented the "Map of business schools internationalization in Russia and the CIS countries - 2021".

The project analyzes the promotion trends of CIS business schools in the international educational market.  AlmaU is recognized as one of the best universities in the category of " business schools actively advancing on the international market" (with a development through accreditations and partnerships trajectory). Among double degree programs at all levels of training (bachelor's, master's, MBA, DBA), AlmaU took the 2nd place among 26 business schools in the CIS, among business school that have partnerships with foreign universities obtaining "first-level" accreditation, the University took the 6th place out of 10 participants. AlmaU was marked in the list of leaders in the number of partnerships with business schools in Russia and the CIS, the university currently has 6 partners among business schools in Russia and the CIS.

2021

The Executive MBA programme of the Graduate School of Business of Almaty Management University (GSB AlmaU) and the Graduate School of Management of St. Petersburg University (GSOM SPbU) was ranked 22nd among the best joint programmes in the QS Executive MBA Rankings 2021 (Joint Programmes).

Read more: https://www.topmba.com/emba-rankings , https://gsom.spbu.ru/en/all_news/event2021-06-050/

 

2021

AlmaU in the Times Higher Education Impact Rankings 2021

Almaty Management University entered the Times Higher Education Impact Rankings 2021 and was ranked 601-800 place among 1115 universities in the world.

There is a significant increase in participants in the 2021 - 1115 universities from 94 countries of the world (applications were submitted from 1240 institutions from 98 countries; for comparison, in 2020, 768 universities from 85 countries of the world entered the ranking, and the number of applications submitted in 2020 was 859 organizations).

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2021

AlmaU Master's and MBA programs in the international Eduniversal Best Masters Ranking 2021

We are particularly happy to announce you that the following programs of AlmaU are ranked in the Best Masters & MBA Ranking 2021:

  • Master of Science in Project Management
    Top 200 - Regional ranking within the 9 geographical zones
    Ranked N 1 in Innovation and Project Management, Central Asia
  • Masters in Finance
    Top 200 - Regional ranking within the 9 geographical zones
    Ranked N 2 in Corporate Finance, Central Asia
  • Masters in Management
    Top 200 - Regional ranking within the 9 geographical zones
    Ranked N 2 in Economics, Central Asia
  • Master in Marketing
    Top 200 - Regional ranking within the 9 geographical zones
    Ranked N 2 in Marketing, Central Asia
  • Master of Information Systems
    Top 200 - Regional ranking within the 9 geographical zones
    Ranked N 2 in Information Systems Management, Central Asia
  • Kazakhstani MBA Program (Management)
    Top 200 - Regional ranking within the 9 geographical zones
    Ranked N 5 in MBA full time, Central Asia
  • MBA in Healthcare Management
    Top 50 - Global Ranking
    Ranked N 19 in Health Management, Worldwide
  • Distance MBA Programme
    Top 100 - Global Ranking
    Ranked N 30 in MBA part time, Worldwide

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2020

Almaty Management University reaffirmed the status of the best business school with significant international influence, having received the award of Eduniversal global ranking agency - 4 Palmes of Excellence.

2020

In December 2020, AlmaU successfully passed post-accreditation monitoring according to the analysis of Reports on the implementation of the action plan for the implementation of recommendations by the external expert group of the Independent Agency for Quality Assurance in Education (IQAA) on specialized accreditation of 10 educational programs. The current specialized accreditation of 10 educational programs is valid until May 2022.

1. 5B050600 - Economy

2. 5B050700 - Management

3. 5B050800 - Accounting and audit

4. 5B050900 - Finance

5. 5V051100 - Marketing

6. 6M050900 - Finance

7. 6M050700 - Management

8. 6M051100 - Marketing

9. 6M050600 - Economics

10. 6M051800 - Project Management

2020

In December 2020, AlmaU received the results of the II stage of post-accreditation monitoring under the specialized accreditation of the Independent Accreditation and Rating Agency (IAAR) of 2016. The I stage of post-accreditation monitoring was held on December 6, 2018. The activities of accredited educational organizations are monitored once in two years. The current certificates of specialized accreditation for 8 educational programs are valid until December 2021.

By the decision of the IAAR Accreditation Council, the post-accreditation of the following educational programs was successfully completed:

  1. 5В030100 Jurisprudence
  2. 5В050500 Regional Studies
  3. 5В051400 Public Relations 
  4. 5В090800 Valuation 
  5. 5В091200 Restaurant business and hotel business
  6. 5В090900 Logistics (by industry) 
  7. 6М090900 Logistics (by industry) 
  8. 5В070300 Information Systems 

2020

10 undergraduate programs of AlmaU were included in the rating of universities’ educational programs by NCE RK "Atameken".

For the third consecutive year NCE RK "Atameken" issues the rating of universities’ educational programs on request from the Ministry of education and science of Kazakhstan. The rating evaluates programs according to 17 criteria grouped into three blocks: "Career prospects of graduates", "Quality of the educational program" and "Achievements of students".

In 2020, the study covered 2,000 educational programs, analyzed the employment of 68 thousand graduates, and involved more than 600 industry experts from all regions of Kazakhstan. As a result, 6 thousand expert opinions were received for 108 universities.

 

Specialty

2020

place

score

Restaurant and hotel business

1 place out of 9

3.50

Logistics

2 place out of 11

3.44

Public relation

3 place out of 3

2.98

Marketing

5 place out of 16

3.20

Economy

6 place out of 64

3.42

Legal studies

9 place out of 62

3.18

Management

11 place out of 38

3.35

Accounting and audit

11 place out of 71

3.30

Information systems

21 place out of 55

3.18

Finance

23 place out of 74

3.25

2020

AlmaU entered the top 200 global MBA programs and top 25 MBA programs in Asia

The General MBA program of the Graduate School of Business of Almaty Management University is the only one in the CIS to be included in the top 200 of the QS World University Rankings: Global MBA Rankings 2021 and took the 23rd place in the TOP 25 MBA programs in Asia.

Almaty Management University took the 23rd place in the top 25 MBA programs in Asia. The rating of MBA programs Asia is represented by the 33 best programs (25 in 2019).

The QS ranking еvaluation of the best universities in the world is based on five criteria: employment (40%), return on investment (20%), entrepreneurship and graduate results (15%), thought leadership (15%), and diversity (10%). In 2020, the rating included 258 business schools, in 2019 – 240 schools from 38 countries, in 2018 – 232.

 

 

    2020

    The Accreditation Council of the Independent Agency for Quality Assurance in Education (IQAA) awarded AlmaU the IQAA institutional accreditation for the maximum possible period of 5 years.

    The accreditation process includes an assessment of a number of areas of the University's work, including the mission, strategy and policy in the field of quality assurance, assessment of management, academic performance, effectiveness of teaching programs, quality of teaching staff, etc.

    Receiving re-accreditation confirms that our University implements high quality standards in education.

     

     

      2020

      For the first time, the EMBA program entered the TOP - 100 of the QS Global EMBA Rankings 2020

      QS Global EMBA Rankings is a world ranking of the best EMBA programmes in the world. The joint EMBA program of the GSB AlmaU and the GSOM SPBU took the 95th place in the ranking.

      In 2020, the ranking included 161 business school, in 2019 – 156, in 2018 - 143.

      Evaluation of the best universities in the world for EMBA programs in the ranking of QS is based on five criteria: career growth (20%), diversity (10%), reputation among employers (30%), career profile (15%), thought leadership (25%).

      2020

      AlmaU was ranked 301-400 in Times Higher Education Impact Ranking

      766 universities from 85 countries participated in the ranking. From the Central Asian countries, the rating includes 2 universities from Kazakhstan and 1 university from Uzbekistan. Kazakhstan is represented by 2 universities - AlmaU and NARXOZ University.

      In 2020, the University ranked 301-400 out of 766 universities and showed results for 9 UN sustainable development Goals.

       

      2020

      AlmaU took the the 3rd place in the IQAA’s National Ranking of the best Humanitarian and Economic HEIs of Kazakhstan – 2020

      In 2020, the institutional ranking was held for the 12th time in a row, starting in 2008, and the ranking of undergraduate / graduate educational programs will be held for the 8th time, starting in 2013. The advantages of IQAA rankings are time-tested credibility, objectivity and reliability.

      This year's rating included 7 indicators: indicator 1 - diversity of  the students contingent; indicator 2 - student learning outcomes; indicator 3 - academic staff; indicator 4 - research and innovation; indicator 5 - international cooperation; indicator 6 - information support; 7 - employment results of graduates.

       

        2019

        AlmaU was ranked third among the business schools of Central Asia according to the Eduniversal.

        Almaty Management University reaffirmed the status of the best business school with significant international influence, having received the award of Eduniversal global ranking agency - 4 Palmes of Excellence and entered the Top 3 best business schools in the Central Asian zone.


          2019

          AlmaU 10 Master's and MBA programs in the international Eduniversal Best Masters Ranking 2019

           

            2019

            11 undergraduate programs of AlmaU were included in the NCE RK “Atameken” rating of educational programs of universities

            2019

            Kazakhstan MBA program of AlmaU Graduate School of Business "Financial Engineering" has successfully passed international accreditation in Global Association of Risk Professionals (GARP).

            Now students of Alma GSB program will be able to pass an international exam on risk management in finance (FRM®) during their studies. Certification (FRM®) is recognized internationally as Master’s Degree standard in the USA, Singapore, India, etc.

            GSB is the first and so far the only academic partner of GARP in Kazakhstan. With this accreditation, AlmaU set the high standards for development of the business education market in the CIS countries.

             

            2019

            Almaty Management University’s MBA programs are in the TOP-200 in QS World University Rankings: Global MBA Rankings 2020 and TOP-20 in Asia

            At the end of September 2019, the Quacquarelli Symonds’ QS World University Rankings updated its official ranking of the world's best MBA programs, which is available on the website.

            Almaty Management University is the only higher education institution in the Commonwealth of Independent States included in the QS World University Rankings: Global MBA Rankings 2020.

             

            2019

            We are happy to announce that according to the official results of Times Higher Education Impact Ranking, our Almaty Management University was ranked 301+ among the most impactful universities in the world.

            Kazakhstan is the only Central Asian country listed among 76 countries in the ranking and is represented by Almaty Management University and L.N.Gumilyov Eurasian National University.

            For more information, please visit:

            https://www.timeshighereducation.com/rankings/impact/2019/overall#!/page/0/length/-1/sort_by/rank/sort_order/asc/cols/stats 

            2018

            On 21st September The Independent Kazakhstan Agency for Quality Assurance in Education (IQAA) published the winners in several categories.

            Almaty Management University took the 1st place in the nomination "Leader in Internationalization" and took 1st place in the nomination "Leader in promoting the university on the Internet space".

             

             2018

            In the rating of NCE RK "Atameken" and MES RK, Almaty Management University took the following places:

            • Specialty "Accounting and Audit" - 1-place;
            • Specialty "Public Relations" - 1-place;
            • Specialty "Marketing" - 5-th place;
            • Specialty "Economy" - 12-place;
            • Specialty "Finance" - 13-place;
            • Specialty "Information Systems" - 21 place.

            The main criteria in the ranking were such factors as the relevance of educational programs and educational literature, the novelty of the subjects taught, the level of employment and the average salary of graduates, as well as questionnaires.

            2018

            University was ranked as one of the top among the universities in category Top Institutions by Science Fund:

            • subject area Computer Science - 12th rank
            • subject area Social Sciences - 14th rank.

            In category Top Authors:

            • Computer Science – Sapargaliyev D. (5 rank).
            • Social Sciences - Sapargaliyev D. (8 rank).
            • Economics, Econometrics and Finance -  Alzhanova N. (14 rank), Smykova M. (86 rank).

            Link: http://science-fund.kz/o-fonde/poleznaya-informaciya


            2018

            On the 15th of June, National Ranking of the best Humanitarian and Economic HEIs of Kazakhstan in 2018 was published by the Independent kazakh agency for quality assurance in education (IQAA).

            Almaty Management University has been awarded 3rd place in the institutional rating IQAA, collecting 82.42 points in total. The evaluation was carried out according to the following criteria: effectivness of HEIs performance, expert evaluation, reputation among employers.

            Certificate awarded Almaty Management University for 3rd place in National Ranking of the best Humanitarian and Economic HEIs of Kazakhstan in 2018.

            Additional information: https://nkaoko.kz/rejting-vuzov/rejting-vuzov-kazakhstana-2018/natsionalnyj-rejting-luchshikh-gumanitarno-ekonomicheskikh-vuzov-kazakhstana-2

            2018

            On the 15th of May, the list of 20 best universities of Kazakhstan in 2018 was published by the Independent Agency for Accreditation and Rating (IAAR).

            Almaty Management University has been awarded 18th place in the institutional rating IAAR, entering the TOP-20 leading universities of Kazakhstan. Moreover, AlmaU has achieved 9th place in preparing specialists of “social sciences” and 3rd place for "public relations”.

            2017 

            Almaty Management University ranked third among the Top Business Schools of Central Asia according to Eduniversal. 

            More: http://convention.eduniversal.com/docs/pr2017/DeansVote2017.pdf

            2016 

            The Certificate of Conformity of the Quality Management System of EI Almaty Management University to the requirements of the international standard ISO 9001: 2008. (Please see)

             

            2017 

            The Independent Kazakh Agency for Quality Assurance in Education (IQAA) ranking

            Almaty Management University took the 2nd place in the national ranking  of the best humanitarian and economic universities of Kazakhstan

            More: http://nkaoko.kz/rejting-vuzov/rejting-vuzov-kazakhstana-2017/natsionalnyj-rejting-luchshikh-gumanitarno-ekonomicheskikh-vuzov-kazakhstana

            2017

            Ranking  of global business schools in Russia and CIS countries

            Almaty Management University took:

            • the 2nd place among business schools implementing double diploma programmes with foreign universities, which have "first level" accreditation

            • the 4-5 place among business schools, in terms of the number of partnerships with foreign universities that have "first level" accreditation

            More: http://www.acexpert.ru/analytics/ratings/reyting-globalnih-biznes-shkol-rossii-i-stran-sng-.html

            2017

            2 place among private universities in the institutional ranking of the Republican ranking agency (the 13th place in the general rating)

            More: http://rraranking.com/?page_id=331

            2017 
            AlmaU was awarded CEEMAN European institutional re-accreditation in quality of business education.

            2016

            Almaty Management University has successfully passed re-accreditation by AMBA -  Association of MBA'sUKLondon for the maximum period - 5 yearsАМВА is one of the most prestigious accreditations in world business education,

            Programmes of GSB-AlmaU are the only AMBA accredited and re-accredited in Kazakhstan and Central Asia. In the CIS region, apart from AlmaU, only 8 Russian business schools have AMBA for 5 years.

            2017

            Certificate of accreditation as a subject of scientific and (or) scientific and technical activity (Please see)

             
            2016
            Accreditation by Association of Chartered Certifed Accountants (ACCA) of Accounting and Audit Bachelor level programme is the world's most recognized qualification accredtitation that is aimed at providing professional development in the area of finance.
            2016
            IAAR ranking results 2016

            Bachelor's programmes ranking:

            • Logistics – 1 place
            • Restaurant and Hotel Business – 2 place
            • Marketing – 4 place
            2016
            IQAA ranking reaults 2016

            National rating of the best humanitarian and economic institutions of Kazakhstan, 
            Almaty Management University took 3rd place

             

            Rating of specialities by directions «Social sciences, business and economics»,

            2015
            IAAR ranking results 2015

            Ranking of bachelor's programs:

            • Public relations – 2 place
            • Reatsaurant and Hotel Business – 3 place
            • Regional Studies – 4 place
            • Management – 4 place
            • Marketing – 5 place

            PhD

            Social sciences, business and economics – 4 place

            2015
            IQAA ranking results 2015

            Almaty Management University took 5th place in the National ranking of the best humanitarian and economic institutions of Kazakhstan.
             

            Ranking of «Social sciences, business and economics» related programmes:

            • «Management» graduate – 1 place
            • «Marketing» undergraduate – 2 place
            • «Management» undergraduate – 3 place
            • «Finance» undergraduate – 3 place
            • «Accounting and audit» undergraduate – 4 place

             

            2014 Certificate of Institutional accreditation #14008551 by IQAA dated June 11, 2014
            2013
            International accreditations - AMBA (Association of MBA's, UK) MBA AlmaU were awarded one of the most prestigious international accreditations - AMBA (International accreditation AMBA (Association of MBA's, UK)
            2013
            AlmaU received the Eduniversal ranking’s 4th Palme of Excellence, making it into the top 300 business schools of the world. In 2008 to 2011 IAB was recognised the #1 business school in Kazakhstan by Eduniversal evaluation agency with three Palmes of Excellence.
            2012
            Kazakhstan’s best employer among domestic recruiters “Senim-2011”
            2010
            IAB was awarded CEEMAN European institutional accreditation in quality of business education
            2010
            People’s quality mark “Impeccable” by Kazakhstan’s National League of Consumers.