Republic of Kazakhstan
North Kazakhstan State University, named for M. Kozybaev (NKSU) in Petropavl, Kazakhstan, was established in 1937 by the Council of People's Commissars of the Kazakh Soviet Socialist Republic as the Petropavlovsk Teachers Training Institute.
Established in 1937, North Kazakhstan State University is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the urban setting of the large town of Petropavlovsk (population range of 50,000-249,999 inhabitants), North Kazakhstan. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Ministry of Education and Science of the Republic of Kazakhstan, North Kazakhstan State University (NKSU) is a medium-sized (uniRank enrollment range: 7,000-7,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. North Kazakhstan State University (NKSU) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor degrees, master degrees, doctorate degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 83 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations. The admission rate range is 80-90% making this Kazakhstani higher education organization a least selective institution. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment.