GENERAL INFORMATION ABOUT THE
OF STUDENTS OF KAZAKHSTAN STUDYING ABROAD
AND THE FORECAST FOR 2024 AND 2028
In 2018, more than 120,000 students from Kazakhstan study abroad. Each year around 20% of secondary school graduates make their choice in favor of foreign higher education institutions. The study shows that every 5th graduate is interested in obtaining higher education abroad.
In 2013, the population of the country was 16,910,246 people. By the end of 2018, this number reached 18,376,178 people.By 2024, the population is expected to increase to 20 million people.
IN 2018, OVER 226 000 STUDENTS GRADUATED FROM SECONDARY SCHOOLS. IN 2024 THE NUMBER OF GRADUATES IS EXPECTED TO BE NEARLY 300 000 PEOPLE, AND IN 2028 THE FIGURE WILL EXCEED 350 000 GRADUATES.
In 2024 the number of students from Kazakhstan who study abroad will rise from 120,000 to 163,000 people, and in 2028 the figure will reach 200,000 people.
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International Education Fair enables the student and community members to explore opportunities of overseas education, provides an excellent platform for networking with international education professionals, and offers great promotion opportunities for exhibitors.
«eing the largest education exhibition in Central Asia, International Education fair is aimed at expanding international cooperation, promoting foreign education, and exchanging experience in implementing new projects.
Nowadays, more than 560,000 students study in Kazakhstan. The total number of universities 130, seats 795,000. By 2025 there will be no available seats since the number of students will exceed the number of available seats in higher education institutions.
Recently, the Ministry of Education and Science of the Republic of Kazakhstan has been actively controlling the quality of higher educational institutions. In this regard, last year it was decided to revoke the license of three local universities.