Kozhakhmetov Asylbek

President of Almaty Management University


Tel.: (727) 313 30 59

Fax: (727) 302 21 21




Kozhakhmetov Assylbek is the founder and the resident of the first business school in Kazakhstan - Almaty School of Management, «Almaty Management University».

Author of more than 60 publications on the development of management and education, published in local and foreign journals. Awarded by President of the Central - Asian Foundation for Management Development (CAMAN) 1994-2002; during 1999-2002 Member of the Board of the Union of Industrialists of Kazakhstan; member of the Forum of Entrepreneurs of Kazakhstan; in 1998-2003 Member of the Board of "INTERMAN", the World Organization for Management Development; from 1999-2002 Member of the European Organization for the quality of management education (EQUAL); in 2002-2003 Deputy Chairman of the Public Council for the Development of the Education System of Kazakhstan.

Public work: Deputy Chairman of the Public Council for the Consideration and Resolution of Social Conflicts "Nur Otan"(2009-2011), the chairman of the NGO "Shanyrak"(2007-2014), member of an independent anti-corruption council of Ministry of Education (2014 ); member of the Republican Public Council for the Control of public spending on anti-crisis program of the Government of the Republic of Kazakhstan(2009-2010), member of the Expert Council for the improvement of the civil service of the Republic of Kazakhstan(2011-2012), vice-president of CEEMAN in Central Asia(2018- present), president of ALE “Civil Alliance of Kazakhstan”(2018-present)


  • The award of the international organization "People to People International" USA - "Flame of Birmingham" (1997)

  • The badge "excellent worker of education of the Republic of Kazakhstan" (1998)

  • Anniversary medal for the 20th anniversary of Independence of the Republic of Kazakhstan (2011)

  • Order "Kurmet" (2013)

  • The order of the NCE "Atameken" II and I degree "For loyalty to, business» (2013-2014)

  • Award of the International Association for management development in dynamic societies CEEMAN Champions Award in the category of "Institutional management" (2014)

  • Honorary Professor of the Academy of public administration under the President of the Kyrgyz Republic (2017).

  • Badge Ministry of Education of Kazakhstan “Y.Altynsarin.”



Yerbol Suleimenov


Candidate of Mathematical Sciences

Tel. +7 727 313 30 77






He has extensive academic and practical experience in the field of public policy, marketing, systems analysis and quantitative modeling in Kazakhstan and other CIS countries.

He worked with various international organizations such as the World Bank, UNDP, Asian Development Bank, European Bank for Reconstruction and Development.

He is one of the authors of UNDP human development report on the analysis of the education system in Kazakhstan and on the analysis of the impact of new technologies on human development and a member of the editorial board of UNESCO 2015 science report.

Yerbol Suleimenov managed to sign the first ever (among CIS countries) agreements with world information resource leaders such as Thomson Reuters and Springer.

One of the first who systematically introduced such tools as bibliometry and citation analysis into the methods of public policy in the field of R&D in the Central Asian region.

He is fluent in English, Kazakh, Uzbek and Turkish.





Kanagatova Almagul

First Vice Rector, Director of Education development institute

Phone number: +7 727 313 30 51



Graduate of philosophical economics department of Al-Farabi Kazakh National University, Doctor of Philosophy, and associate professor.

In different years worked on administrative positions in the Kazakh Humanitarian Law University in Almaty, Astana: deputy director for educational work, the dean of the Faculty of Humanities, the pro-rector on educational work, dean of the faculty of law enforcement. In the International Academy of Business - the vice rector for science and development. The director of human resources department in "Nazarbayev Intellectual Schools". Starting from the March 1, 2017 Rector of Almaty Management University.

The author of 70 publications on youth policy, actual issues of cultural studies, philosophy of education. Author of study guide: "Philosophy", "Cultural Studies", the author of monographs: "The values of today's youth," "spiritual and moral culture of today's youth in Kazakhstan: the philosophical and cultural analysis." Author of experimental textbooks and sample programs for 12-year education, "Human. Law. State "," Adam Kogam.Kykyk "for 10, 11, 12 classes in Russian and Kazakh languages. A member of the editorial board of the international journal «International Journal of Business, Behavioral and Social Sciences». Member of Association of Business Women of Kazakhstan. The winner of the nomination – "The best teacher of Kazakhstan 2013". Graduate of the international program "Bolashak". Graduate of Skolkov school of Rectors 14 “Management of university transformation”, 2018.

Awarded signs: Honored Worker of Education of the Republic of Kazakhstan "," Honored worker of Kazakh Humanitarian Law University”, “Galymdy damytuga sinirgen enbegi ushin”.



Kozhakhmetov Ruslan

Vice-rector for Corporate Development


Tel.: 8 (727) 313 30 77     

Fax: 8 (727) 302 21 21





Kozhakhmetov Ruslan is the holder of the Doctor of Business Administration degree of the joint program of the International Academy of Business and the Russian Academy of national Economy under the Government of the Russian Federation. He is also a graduate of the global Executive MBA program in business administration at London Business School, Columbia Business School, HKU Business School and Executive Education center at the University of California Berkeley.


He has 16 years of work experience in managerial positions in private companies and own business.


He is a member of the editorial Board of magazine “Problem as aspiration” of the York Institute for enterprise development (Toronto, Canada). Author of articles on family business and education.


Assel Aryn

Vice-rector for Academic Development

Tel.: 8 (727) 313 29 52     








Master of Economic Sciences with a degree in Finance. PhD candidate.

Has 10 years of teaching experience.

She began her career at AlmaU as a trainee teacher at the Department of Finance in 2012. Over the years, she held the position of senior lecturer, head of "Finance, Accounting and Auditing" department, Advisor to the Vice-Rector for Academic Development, Dean of Graduate School of Management. "

Author, coach of training seminars on redesign of educational programs, innovative technologies, teaching methods organized by the Institute for Educational Development, Center for teaching excellence at AlmaU, IQAA, Satbayev University, ATU, etc.

The author of more than 20 scientific publications.