Kazakhstan Scholarships for International Students 2021

Opportunity Detail

  • Language Requirement TOEFLIELTSCambridge qualificationDSH GermanDuolingo
  • Gender MaleFemale
  • Level Bachelor MasterPH.D
  • Number of Opportunity: 550
  • Eligible Region/Countries
  • Medium of Instruction English

Opportunity Description

 Applications are now open for the Kazakhstan Scholarships for International Students 2021 program. This program is organized by the ministry of education and science of the Republic of Kazakhstan. Therefore, if you intend to study in Kazakhstan and fulfill all requirements, do not miss the opportunity to apply before the closing date.

Important Details

Announce date: June 07, 2021

Closing date: July 20, 2021

Organized by: Government of Republic of Kazakhstan

Number of scholarships: 550

Scholarships allocated

  • Bachelor degree: 490
  • Masters degree: 50
  • Ph.D.: 10


  • The program covers the tuition fees of the host university;
  • A monthly allowance is considered for students (depends on the academic progress);
  • The scholarship does not cover the travel costs, visa, and accommodation expenses;

Eligibility Criteria

  • National of any country except Kazakhstan can apply for this scholarship;
  • A person who is living in Kazakhstan but is not a citizen is eligible to apply;
  • Hold a school certification or a university degree to apply;
  • If you apply for a bachelor degree, then you must have a diploma of primary, secondary education with a grade not less than good;
  • Hold a diploma of bachelor’s with at least 2.33 (out of 4.0) GPA or it’s equivalent in educational institutions.
  • hold a Master’s degree with an average score of at least 2.33 (from 4.0) GPA or its equivalent in educational institutions;
  • Certification of English, German, or French language proficiency;

Required Documents

  • A copy of ID;
  • A copy of the previous level of education document
  • Academic transcript;
  • Write a motivational essay in Kazakh or Russian or English.
  • A letter of recommendation written in Kazakh, Russian or English from the educational organization from which the applicant graduated, or from the employer;
  • A medical certificate for studying abroad, and also a medical certificate about the absence of (HIV infection) and AIDS diseases issued by a prestigious/official health authority/institution of your country of residence;
  • If applicable, attach an invitation letter from Kazakhstan university;

Language Requirements


  • TOEFL ITP – minimum 460 score,
  • TOEFL IBT – minimum 46 score,
  • TOEFL PBT – minimum 453 score,
  • IELTS – minimum 5.5;
  • Duolingo English Test – minimum 85 scores.


  • DSH, Niveau B2,
  • Test, DaF-Prufung Niveau B2,


  • TFI – minimum В2 level on reading and listening sections,
  • DELF – B2 level,
  • DALF – B2 level,
  • TCF – minimum 50 score.

Application and Selection Procedure

  • first, fill out the online registration form accompanying with required documents;
  • next, select a Kazakhstan university and education program;
  • also, an online will be facilitated to identify eligible applicants;
  • you will need to participate in an online interview;
  • then, the results will be announced if you have been accepted or not;

Apply Now

For more/detailed information, you can visit the official website of Kazakhstan Scholarships

 In case of having any question, do not hesitate to contact the following email:

[email protected]

Or contact this number: +7 10 (7172) 28 75 26


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