KSTU entered the ranking of universities in emerging Europe and Central Asia, which was compiled by the British company Quacquarelli Symonds.
The ranking QS EECA (Emerging Europe & Central Asia) included more than 150 universities from 22 countries of the region. In 2015 it included 14 Kazakhstan universities.
Quacquarelli Symonds agency makes a rating, which is considered as one of the most influential global rankings of universities. QS also publishes a number of regional and special rating.