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 02 ENU

Link to ENU website:

ENU official website (

About undergraduate programs at ENU (

About master programs at ENU (

About ENU Faculties (

Language Requirements:

For the teaching/working language, please refer to the information reported in the Academic Offer for each mobility position. It is preferable to provide language proficiency certificate (but it is not compulsory).


Remarks on the DOCUMENTS REQUIRED for the application:

  • the CV must be written in English or in Russian/Kazakh;
  • for Post-Doc and Staff mobility an English or Russian/Kazakh version of the research/teaching/training proposal must be submitted;


Academic Requirements:

  • for Post-Doctorate: Doctoral Degree or 3 years of proven experience in research.
  • for Teaching Staff: proven experience in the Study Field you apply for. Letter of support from Host Institution is recommended.


Services at ENU:

Information before and after arrival:

Invitation letter:

All beneficiaries will receive an information letter as soon the selection process is over. They will be informed about the details of their stay and the further procedure to be followed.

The Department of International Cooperation (DIC) within 10 working days will issue an Invitation letter (with reference number of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Kazakhstan) for the visa application, and DIC will contact Embassies and Consulates of the Republic of Kazakhstan in the appropriate country. Our office will regularly check with the grantees regarding the progress of their visa application. Other useful information about visa procedure can be found at!/consular_issues/rules_of_entry,_stay_and_departure_for_foreigners/


ENU will offer to the grantees a room in the University dormitory #4 and #5. The grantees will have to fill in an online application form in order to receive an accommodation offer from ENU. They will then have to accept the offer and sign a contract.

Brief information about dormitory:

The dormitory is located at Zhumabayev str. It was put into operation in February 2005. There are individual bathrooms and kitchens with electric appliances installed in each room. This hostel has a special status among the student population. The most important meetings, conventions and conferences are held here in the assembly hall. The hostel also has a tennis center. Creative individuals can find like-minded people and develop their skills in the poetry club or the cinema, where new movies can be seen and discussing.

Arrival Information:

Before their arrival, all beneficiaries will be provided with detailed information about the transfer from the airport to ENU and the practical procedures to be followed at the beginning of their stay.

Residence permit:

The residence permit application will be processed for all the beneficiaries within 10 working days after their arrival in Kazakhstan. DIC will help beneficiaries to fill and submit all the necessary documents on time.

Language Courses:

Russian/Kazakh language courses are offered to all the grantees by the Faculty of Philology.


The city:

Astana ( is the capital of Kazakhstan - a vivid and developed city, striving to become a leader in the ranking of the world capitals. It is a city of young, energetic, and ambitious people, where cherished dreams and the most daring ideas come true.

Astana is a place for many activities: Winter Asian Games, the OSCE Summit, the Islamic Conference, meetings of world and traditional religions and the SCO. Astana was chosen as the capital to hold the International Specialized Exhibition EXPO-2017, which will provide an additional stimulus for economic and infrastructural development of both the capital and the country in general.

The city is an important center, connecting Europe and Asia, and is located in the north of the Kazakh upland Sary-Arka. The Ishim River and its several small right feeders flow though the middle of the city.