Create personal account
Go to portal, press the “Sign up” button and fill out the required information in the English language. Please select an undergraduate program you wish to apply in the list of appeared programs and select the Undergraduate program. After completing the application, confirm it by clicking on a link sent to your mailbox. Read the instructions about the application procedure given in your Personal account.
Step 2
Pay application fee
Application fee shall be paid online in your personal account at “My application forms” page via bank card.Please NOTE: in case of refusal from further participation in the selection process, the registration fee will not be refunded.
Step 3
Fill out the application form
Open the Foundation Program link at “My Application Forms” page and fill out the Foundation Application Form and Consent form for personal data processing according to the online form. Make sure you entered all the required information in a correct manner and after that press “Upload” button.
Step 4
Submit required documents

After filling out the application form you are required to submit:

· a scanned copy of proof of your studies at a final grade/course (according to the template with photo in one of the languages) or a notarized copy of a certificate/diploma with transcripts if you have already completed a relevant level of study.
Important: to take the entry exam an applicant must have a passport or a national identity card;

· a scanned copy of national identity card or passport.

Upload a 3*4 photo for documents to the profile in your Personal account.
The format of requested documents is available in a Personal account.

Step 5
Finish the application process

After completing all above-mentioned steps please press the SUBMIT APPLICATION button.

Admissions Department will check your application and contact you if there is an issue with the application or specify if some documents are missing and deadlines to submit them. Incomplete or incorrect applications will not be considered in the competition.

NOTE: No changes can be made after your application form has been submitted.

Step 6
Submit IELTS/TOEFL certificates
In order to provide IELTS/TOEFL certificates, applicants should fulfill the following requirements:
  1. To send an official electronic report of valid IELTS/TOEFL certificate via the Test administrator directly to Nazarbayev University;
  2. To upload its scanned copy and insert its data to the Upload IELTS/TOEFL results section of a Personal account. Applicants can submit any number of certificates for the competition, but the last certificate uploaded to their Personal account will be considered.
Please mind the important information on codes for test certificate submission:
Code for IELTS: Nazarbayev University
Code for TOEFL iBT: 6762
Detailed Instruction on the provision of IELTS/TOEFL certificates is available in applicants’ Personal account.
Please note that submission of IELTS/TOEFL certificates in the electronic database of Nazarbayev University is not within the competence of the University. You should independently contact the Test center and make sure that your certificate has been sent. Please note that this action takes at least 7-10 working days. If the certificate is received after the deadline, specified by the Admissions Department, it will not be considered in the competition.

Further steps

Please check your e-mail 1-2 weeks before each exam – the information of upcoming exam date, time and venue along with Exam Rules will be sent there.

Please keep in mind that sometimes letters from the University may go to spam box.

If you have any difficulties with the registration process send an email to Do not forget to indicate your IIN (for citizens of the Republic of Kazakhstan) and Applicant ID number.