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Rankings and Accreditations
ABET
Kazakh-British Technical University Bachelor’s degree program in Automation and Control, Information Systems, Computer Systems and Software have been accredited by the Computing Accreditation Commission of ABET.
Independent Kazakh Quality Assurance Agency for Education (IQQA)
Best Technical University in Kazakhstan for the 7 consecutive years according to the Independent Kazakh Quality Assurance Agency for Education (IQQA)
Institute of Marine Engineering, Science and Technology (IMarEST)
First and only Kazakhstani University to receive an international accreditation for its Oil and Gas programs by the Institution of Marine Engineering, Science and Technology (IMarEST), UK.
CFA Institute
KBTU is the first and only Kazakhstani university to receive a Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) recognition for its program M.S. in Financial Analysis
Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs
KBTU Business School became a Candidate for Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP)
Association of Chartered Certified Accountants
KBTU Business School’s program B.S. in Finance is accredited by Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA).
QS World University Rankings
KBTU Business School is the QS #1 ranked university in Eastern Europe and Central Asia for foreign faculty 2014

Accreditation

  • ABET

    Kazakh-British Technical University Bachelor’s degree program in Automation and Control, Information Systems, Computer Systems and Software have been accredited by the Computing Accreditation Commission of ABET.

  • Independent Kazakh Quality Assurance Agency for Education

    KBTU has successfully obtained National Institutional Accreditation from the Independent Kazakhstan Quality Assurance Agency for Education (IQAA) in 2011.
    The Independent Kazakhstan Quality Assurance Agency in Education was established in 2008 within the scope of a National Quality System. The activity of the Agency is based on the principles of social partnership with the Ministry of Education and Science of the Republic of Kazakhstan; Association of Higher Education Institutions of the Republic of Kazakhstan; higher educational institutions; and associations of employers and consumers of educational services.
    National Institutional Accreditation is a professional assurance of quality, ensuring that institutional quality adheres to a set of nationally recognized standards. It is one of the external rating systems of educational quality in Kazakhstan, and is part of the National System of Educational Quality Assessment. The System was created by a Resolution of the Head of State, and was included in the State Educational Development Program for the years 2005-2010.
    The accreditation model of IQAA is consistent with world practice in educational quality assurance. The standards and criteria in National Institutional Accreditation were developed in accordance with existing international standards. Experts in national educational quality assurance are specialists from Kazakhstan, representatives of respected international organizations, and professionals engaged in educational quality assurance.
    Members of the Accreditation Council of Institutes of Higher Education (Kazakhstan) are composed of representatives of Parliament, known as the Mazhilis; the RK Ministry of Education and Science; institutions of higher education; scientific organizations; representatives of employers, the public, and students, as well as international experts.

  • Institution of Marine Engineering, Science and Technology (IMarEST)

    KBTU educational programs of Faculty of Oil and Gas Industry (FOGI) were accredited in 2009: "Petroleum Engineering", "Offshore Petroleum Engineering", "Chemical Technology of Organic Substances", "Geology and Exploration of Mineral Resources" by Institution of Marine Engineering, Science and Technology (IMarEST), UK.
    IMarEST (Institution of Marine Engineering, Science and Technology), UK – Institution of Marine Engineering, Science and Technology – is the institution of engineering and scientific profile, has the license of British Engineering Council (ECUK) and Scientific council, the Royal literacy, which granted rights to give a qualification of qualified members.
    Engineering Council - ECUK authorizes to specify standards of competent engineering competence (UK - SPEC), which used for independent evaluation of professional engineers competences.
    Engineering Council is managed by the Committee, which consists the British leading professional technical institutions and separate representants of industry who are interested in engineering occupation’s regulation.
    Engineering Council issued the licenses to the professional technical institutions – the Licensed Members – for accreditation in according with requirements and for registration of accredited and approved programs by its.
    The Licensed Members evaluate the educational programs for conformity with its standards and its registration. IMarEST is the mentioned Licensed Member of ECUK and the biggest institute of this profile which serves the accreditation. IMarEST has mote than 15 000 members from more than 100 countries, represented by different engineering and technical specialties. The advantages of international accreditation of educational programs of FOGI, KBTU are:
    • international recognition of accredited programs of KBTU
    • the placement of the accredited programs of KBTU on the
    • ЕСUK website www.engc.org.uk/registration/acad/search.aspx
    • IMarEST website and FEANI website under links UK in the index of recognized qualifies in Europe (FEANI - European Federation of National Engineering Associations) – along with the following universities as Cambridge University, University of Birmingham, University of Manchester, University of Nottingham, University of Edinburgh, University of Liverpool, Robert Gordon University
    • the recognition of graduating student’s education which is appropriated to British and international standards
    • the recognition of high competence and skills of graduating students, requested by the employers; based on the recognition the graduating students have the advantage by employment
    • the BS Diploma of KBTU by accrediated program is the first step to get the status of IEng и CEng, which is recognized in Europe and abroad
    • KBTU can use IMarEST accreditation for PR-purposes

  • Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP)

    Currently, Business School KBTU goes through accreditation process of the International Council of Accreditation for Business Schools and Business Education Programs (ACBSP - Accreditation Council for Business School Programs).
    ACBSP is dedicated to improving the quality of business schools and programs around the world, and ultimately to improving the practice of business in every industry around the world. ACBSP offers programs, services, and an accreditation process uniquely focused on teaching excellence and student learning outcomes. ACBSP accredits business, accounting, and business-related programs at the associate, baccalaureate, masters, and doctoral degree levels worldwide.

  • Certifying Association “Russian Register”

    The Quality management system of KBTU was registered by Certifying Association “Russian Register”and in the international certification net IQNet 2007. As result, the Quality management system of KBTU has the certificate of correspondence to IS ISO 9001:2000, ISO 9001:2008. KBTU annually confirm the correspondence of itself to the declared standard.
    Association of certification “Russian Register" (RR) is the non-state, non-commercial organization founded in accordance with the legislation of Russia. The headquarter is placed in Sankt-Petersburg, Russia.
    Russian Register is the leading Russian agency of management certification with about 2000 enterprises in Russia, Kazakhstan, Ukraine and other countries of near and far abroad.
    Association of certification “Russian Register" is the member of International Certification Association starting from October 1st 2003. RR has raised its status in 2006 and became the full partner of IQNet.
    IQNet is the International Certification Net, founded in 1990 to admit of certificates in different countries and to assist others in evaluation and certification of management system.

    IQNet is a nonprofit, non-governmental organization, founded in accordance with Switzerland legislation. The headquarter is located in Bern, Switzerland.
    Nowadays it is the biggest worldwide net of quality management certification provider. The partners of IQNet are the representatives from 37 leading national certification companies of different countries (with more than 200 subsidiaries), like Europe, Asia, North and South America, Australia.
    IQNet has 17 000 auditors and experts in the important economic sectors that audit in more than 30 languages.
    The members of IQNet have issued more than 300 thousand certificates, about 30% of the total amount of given certificates in the world.
    The certificates of IQNet guarantee the company’s recognition in world market.

    The exclusive mark IQNet - is the worldwide known symbol of high level of quality management and competence. The list of countries which are in IQNet:
    • Being certified with RR, the client can receive the certificate of IQNet in addition to the basic certificate. In case of necessity the customer may get the certificate from any members without additional inspection, it means the accreditation certifications of more than 50 world countries. The IQNet certificates can be prepared any time during the basic certificate validation.
    www.iqnet-certification.com

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