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Electrical and Computer Engineering, B.Eng.

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
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The Electrical and Computer Engineering programme at Nazarbayev University has following directions:

  • Circuits and Systems,
  • Communications and Signal Processing,
  • Power Systems and Energy, and
  • Computer Engineering

The programpositions itself as the leading ECE program in Kazakhstan, by integrating inquiry, research and projects in solving relevant problems facing society today. 

Work after graduation

The graduates of the MSc in ECE find jobs in semiconductor, power, IT and telecomunication industry. Our graduates are placed in some of the leading multinational and national companies. In addition, several of our students pursue research careers continue further studies in Master and PhD programs. 

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
  • Credits
    248 ECTS
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Technical Writing
  • Kazakh Language courses
  • History of Kazakhstan
  • Rhetoric and Composition
  • Managerial Economics
  • Calculus 
  • Programming for Engineers

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:


    The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120.

  • Minimum required score:


    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

  • Minimum required score:


    The TOEFL®PBT is administered in a paper format and measures your ability to use and understand English in a classroom setting at the college or university level. It accurately measures how well you can listen, read and write in English while performing academic tasks.

General Requirements

  • 1. Scanned copy of the National ID card or passport; 
    • 2. Scanned copy of secondary school or higher education institution certificate (Attestat/Diploma) with final academic performance or certificate from the school (spravka);
    •  3. Personal Statement in English; 
    • 4. Valid official IELTS or TOEFL certificate;
    •  5. Copies or/and valid official test reports of SAT or ACT, SAT Subject (if required).

Tuition Fee

Application fee: 14 000 KZT (about 40 USD)

To learn more about the tuition fee applicable to this programme, please visit the university website

Living costs for Nur-Sultan

  • 151250 - 222350 KZT/month
    Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


Scholarships for International Students are available

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