18 January, a meeting with representatives of Nazarbayev Intellectual schools headed by the Chairman of the Board Shamshidinova Kulyash Nogatayevna was held at KSTU. Rector, Ph.D., professor Ibatov Marat Kenesovich welcomed everyone and wished the participants productive work.

The meeting was attended by the members of the administration, representatives of faculties, teaching-methodological department, admission committee of the university. During the meeting, the features of the educational programs of the Intellectual schools were presented. The parties discussed the possibility of recognition of final evaluation results of the NIS graduates for admission to the university and the awarding of credits for certain subjects.

Karaganda State Technical University has a long tradition of training engineering and technical personnel, formed team of highly qualified teachers and scholars.

The training at Nazarbayev Intellectual schools is conducted on educational programs with a high level of comparability with internationally recognized A – level and IB Diploma and provides in-depth study of subjects of natural-mathematical cycle. More than 80% of graduates choose NIS for further study at university for a degree of technical and natural scientific orientation.

Considering the difference in the duration of training, content of academic programs, language of training, requirements to the final certification of graduates of Intellectual and general education schools, KSTU administration will consider more acceptable options for mutually beneficial cooperation.