AL-Farabi Kazakh National University

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The official opening of the state university of Kazakh is 15 January 1934, established on the basis of the Pedagogical Institute by decree of the Council of People Commissars of the Soviet Union and the VKPb Kazakh Regional Committee. In the same year on 2nd December, KazSU was named after the popular Soviet party and the leader of the state S.M. Its a Kirov. The first entrance examinations were conducted at the Faculties of Biology, Physics and Mathematics in January 1934; they were held at the Faculty of Chemistry in September. The first Faculty of Humanities – the Faculty of Foreign Languages – was founded in 1937, followed by the Faculty of Philology a year later. The Faculty of Journalism was founded in May 1941 as a consequence of entering the University of the Kazakh Communist Institute of Journalism. After the irrational years of war, new faculties finally opened up. The Faculty of Geography was launched in August 1947 and the Faculty of Philosophy and Economics was formed in 1949. The Faculty of Law was founded as a result of the association with the Alma-Ata Law Institute in 1955. A strong scientific-educational and methodological foundation emerged at the university at the same time. By the early 1990s, there were 98 departments, 43 scientific research laboratories and 9 scientific research departments in the KazSU. The number of faculty staff is around 1180 people; among the faculty staff there were 30 academicians and AS KazSSR correspondents, more than 100 physicians, professors, more than 600 science candidates and lecturers. Human resources have been qualified in 21 specialities and 74 specialisations.

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About AL-Farabi Kazakh National University

The year of establishment of Al-Farabi Kazakh National University was 1934. It is the leading institution of the higher education system and the oldest classical university in the Republic of Kazakhstan. The Al-Farabi Kazakh National University of Kazakhstan is one of the top medical university in Kazakhstan. Al-Farabi University is also known as KAZNU Kazakhstan. The university is named after a prominent philosopher and professor named Al-Farabi. In 2001 it was recognised as a national university. Currently, more than 20,000 students are studying at the university with 2,500 faculty members are teaching at the university. The university consists of 16 working faculties, 67 departments, 32 technical research departments and centres, a techno-park; more than 2000 professors, doctors, scientific candidates and PhDs, more than 100 scholars from the largest academies, more than 40 distinguished figures from the Republic of Kazakhstan approximately 40 State and Nominal Awards of RK and 40 Young Scientist Awards of RK, 47 State Scientific Fellows. More than 18,000 students and masters in the multi-level higher education system at the university. We partner with 418 of the world largest international universities to establish joint international education projects, exchange programmes for students and internships.

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University Highlights

AL-Farabi Kazakh National Universityat a Glance

Total Number of Students


Admission Criteria

10+2 pass, Minimum 50% in PCB

NEET Eligibility

NEET qualified

Mandatory Documents

10+2 certificate & marksheets, NEET results, passport

Application Dates

1 May - 30th October


5 Years

Average Tuition Fees (for MBBS)

$ 4200

Language of study for MBBS

English Medium

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  • The Youth of the Kazakh National University named after al-Farabi the students, as well as everyone who wants to reach the top.
  • Student life at the university should be filled with bright flashes, impressive memories and this university can achieve these goals.
  • Al-Farabi Kazakh National University has the Committee of Youth Organizations KazNU Al - Farabi which is the union of all student organizations and clubs and is a structural unit of the University - the department on work with youth organizations.
  • The main goal of this Committee is to provide assistance in the civil, social, and professional fulfillment of students.
  • Students studying at this university are provided with many facilities including a hostel, state of the art infrastructure, library, etc.
  • Students can take part in student exchange programs, international conferences, seminars, etc. as the university has maintained relations with other universities and colleges.

AL-Farabi Kazakh National University - Fee Structure

Tution Fee Year Tution Fee (USD) Tution Fee (INR)
1st 4200 294000
2nd 4200 294000
3rd 4200 294000
4th 4200 294000
5th 4200 294000
Total 21000 1470000
Fee Particular Fee Fee INR
Hostel Fee $700 USD$ Per Year 49,000 INR Per Year
Mess Charges 120 USD$ Per Month 8400 INR Per Month
One Time Charges (in first year only) 1000 USD$ 70000 INR
Miscellaneous Expenses NIL USD$ NIL INR
Total First Year Package 5200 USD$ 364000 INR
Processing Fee 1500USD$ + GST (18%) 105000USD$ + GST (18%)
Total Approx Budget 7000 Lacs* 490000 Lacs*
Additional Info. visa And flight tickets charges will be extra up to Rs.50,000/- to Rs.80,000/- (or more approximately).


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Documents Required

Passport (Minimum 18 months validity)

Birth Certificate

10 passport size Photographs

The certificate of Secondary school education (after 9th grade)

The Certificate of High school education (after the 11th grade)

Passport size photos - 4 (in the size 3x4)

Address reference

Identity card and a PIN

Medical inquiry on Form No. 086-Y

Characteristics from school

Bank receipt of University’s payment of 1st-year Tuition fee (required for some Universities)

Physical Examination Record for Foreigners.

Eligibility Criteria
The medical aspirants must fit into the following eligibility criteria for doing MBBS course:

Applicant has at least 50% marks in aggregate in physics, chemistry and biology.

Applicant is turning 17 years old in December.

Applicant has completed his 12th class.

Applicant is not suffering from any contagious deceases i.e., tuberculosis, HIV AIDS etc.

NEET Score Card (Mandatory)

Applicant will have his passport ready.

Accreditation and Recognition

The institute has official recognition of various medical organization mentioned below, the students must have a look at it

National Medical Commission (NMC)

World Health Organization (WHO)

Why AL-Farabi Kazakh National University is Best Option

  • The students are not required to sit for any entrance examinations before securing admission to the Kazakhstan Medical University.
  • The university does not demand any kind of donations.
  • Both tuition fees and cost of accommodation are on the lower side for students who choose to study at this university.
  • The university offers top notch education facilities for the students.
  • The university offers a safe and engaging environment for all.
  • The infrastructure of the university is modern and highly advanced.
  • There is a safe and peaceful atmosphere which is good for studies at the university.
  • Students are provided with extracurricular activities such as sports facilities, music and other related leisure activities.
  • The faculties at the university are cooperative and qualified.
  • The medium of instruction in English for the international medical candidates, The university has modern and advanced infrastructure.

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Rector's Message

The MBBS in KAZAKHSTAN is a very well-known course to all the medical aspirants as all top medical colleges in Kazakhstan is recognized by WHO, USMLE, IMED GMC, and MCI. Many wellknown universities here are offering MBBS in KAZAKHSTAN for Indian Students to achieve their dreams. You can find one of the best MBBS Universities in Kazakhstan. More than 5,000 Indian students come here every year and more than 60, 000 medical students to get their medical degree. And that’s why Kazakhstan is the #1 national medical university. The medical college of Kazakhstan is undoubtedly a bright star in a sky full of medical colleges, and that’s why MBBS Admission in KAZAKHSTAN has become the 1st choice for most medical students. To Study Medicine, in Kazakhstan, you will need to obtain 50% in PCB.

Mr. Daniel Parker

Daniel Parker

Admission Procedure

Following is the admission process of applying for the MBBS course at AL-Farabi Kazakh National University

Students should apply online. They should fill the online application form of the university. Following documents are required for enrolling in the university: • Copy of the transcript of grade 10, grade 11, grade 12 • school-leaving certificate • valid passportThe applicants must fill online application forms at SouthThe applicants must fill online application forms at South



The students will be informed about the dismissal and acceptance of the application once their documents are evaluated. The student will be informed after 1-2 working days, in the event that a student & application structure is acknowledged. The students will be given the affirmation inside a similar period.The applicants must fill online application forms at SouthThe applicants must fill online application forms at South



Applicants should pay enrollment expenses. Students can pay the fees through net banking or other payment methods, after receiving the confirmation letter.The applicants must fill online application forms at SouthThe applicants must fill online application forms at South



Applicants can then apply for the student visa.The applicants must fill online application forms at SouthThe applicants must fill online application forms at South



AL-Farabi Kazakh National University - Semester wise Syllabus

1st Year

1st Semester
2nd Semester
Anatomy & Histology,

2nd Year

3rd Semester
Histology , Biochemistry, Anatomy, Physiology cell biology, Microbiology, General pathology,
4th Semester
Micro-Biology, Biochemistry, Physiology,

3rd Year

5th Semester
Pathology Pharmacology Micro-Biology and Path physiology,
6th Semester
Pathology Path Pathology Pharmacology, genetics and principles of clinical medicine,
7th Semester
Pediatrics, Internal Medicine, Oncology, Neurology, General Surgery, Obstetrics and Gynecology, Internal medicine, Neurology, Primary Care Medicine, and Psychiatry, Psychology, ENT, Cardiology and Emergency Medicine.,

Courses Offered at AL-Farabi Kazakh National University Under the supervision of highly qualified faculty.

The students must go through the numerous MBBS faculties
provided at AL-Farabi Kazakh National University:

General Medicine
General Medicine
General Medicine
General Medicine

Cost of Living

Shymkent city has a very affordable living cost which varies according to individual expenses,
the table given below shows the monthly basis living expenses of the city:

Particular Approx Range in USD Approx Range in RS
Things of daily need (Milk, Groceries, Bread, etc. Ranges in between Rs 0
Eating at a mid-range restaurant (for 2 people) Rs.200 - Rs.500 0
One way ticket of any local transport Rs.17 0
A monthly pass for local transport Rs.1205 0
Monthly rent for a 1 bedroom apartment Cost between Rs.4000 0

Hostel & Accommodation

AL-Farabi Kazakh National University facilitates hostel facilities with the latest amenities on campus:
  • Sports
  • Library
  • Accommodation
  • Classroom
  • Modern Equipment
  • Bank
  • Canteen
  • Grocery Store


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Hostel Facilities

University distance from Hostel: The hostel is located in the university campus.

Room occupancy info: The hostels are available in twin sharing occupies in rooms. Students can choose one of them based on their needs, requirement, budget, and availability

Basic Amenities: All the rooms are well-furnished and centrally heated with all the necessary amenities like a bed, bed sheets, mattress, study table, wardrobes, etc. Moreover, there is a common study room is there in every hostel.

Laundry room info: Each floor of every hostel is having a common laundry room that can be used by every student on that particular floor

Kitchen info: Each floor of every hostel is having a common kitchen which can be used by every student of that particular floor. Kitchens are shared with 2-3 electric burners, and a microwave, where students can cook their meals whenever they want to do.

Washroom and Toilet info: There is a common washroom and a common toilet is there for every floor in the hostel.

Boy and Girl Division info: Boys and girls hostels are separate.

Security info: All the hostels are very safe and secure as they have security cameras in every hostel for the students safety. Also, have the security staff to secure every hostel.

Indian Mess availability info: Indian foods are available in the mess for the students and they are providing healthy and nutritious food to every student and staff. Every hostel is having a common mess on the ground floor

Gym info: The university has a gym in the hostel with modern machines and tools like dumbbells, treadmill, etc.

Staff dedicated to making a difference

We are fortunate to attract some of the brightest people in our industry to
work with us and to care for the children that call Chileda home.

The talents of our staff are exceeded only by their enthusiasm and commitment. Many of our staff have been with Chileda
for over 15 years, a testament to their dedication, belief in our mission and to each child’s potential to succeed.


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