This year 53 thousand students in all regions of the country will be able to study at the expense of the state.
The Ministry of Education and Science of Kazakhstan has published the results of distribution of educational grants for 2020-2021 academic year.
This year, the number of applicants for the state educational grant was over 80 thousand people. From them only 53 thousand (51 164 grants + 2700 for medical specialties) Kazakh applicants will be able to get higher education free of charge at the expense of the state at the bachelor’s degree.
The greatest quantity of grants for 2020-2021 academic year was allocated on speciality “Information technologies” – 2 468. Future IT specialists are currently being trained in 49 higher education institutions of the country.
For the master’s degree 13 300 grants were allocated, for doctoral studies – 2 355 educational grants.
The full list of grants can be found here.