Graduate Reception

Graduate Reception, 27 July 2012


Date:     July 27, 2012

Time:     6.30-9.00 pm

Venue: KIMEP University, New Academic Building (NAB)

Coffee, snacks and refreshments are served throughout the event


6:30-7:00 pm Registration of visitors
NAB, Second Floor – Hall 1
7:00-7:05 pm Welcoming

by Saule Bulebayeva, Director of Graduate Admissions Office, KIMEP

7:05-7:35 pm Graduate study and scholarship opportunities

CSS graduate programs and scholarships

Presentation on MBA program

Presentation on LLM program

Presentation on MA in TESOL program

Presentation on Executive Education Center (ExMBA program and professional courses)

7:35-7:45 pm

“Value of Graduate Degree in Nowadays Life”

by Hartmut Fischer, Ph.D., University of San Francisco, USA

Harmut Fischer, PhD, is a Professor at the University of San Francisco. Dr. Fischer has served as a consultant to the World Bank and the European Union and his research interests include economic problems faced by countries in transition from socialist market economies, country risk analysis, issues of governance, the process of convergence vs. divergence between poor and rich countries, international trade, migration, and capital flows. His current area of special interest is on the economics of environmental problems in the globalization process.

All seminar participants will be awarded with Certificates
NAB, Second Floor – Hall 2
7:45-8:25 pm

Seminar on International Relations “Trade Policies and Law – WTO” * by Cedric Dupont, Ph.D., The Graduate Institute of International and Development Studies, Switzerland

Cedric Dupont, PhD, is a Professor at the Graduate Institute of International and Development Studies, Geneva, Switzerland. His research focuses on international political economic issues, both at the global and regional levels, on the problem of international cooperation, and international negotiation processes.  His current work concentrates on regionalism in Asia, national responses to international economic crises, the management of jurisdictional boundaries between international organizations as well as the factors which influence trade negotiations in the European Union.

NAB, Second Floor – Hall 3
7:45-8:25 pm

Seminar on Management “Doing a Successful Business Startup” * Chris Haney, AB, Entrepreneur, AB Harvard University, USA

Chris Haney , AB, Entrepreneur, AB Harvard University, USA is a founder and investor of CNP Processing GmbH / PROCESSING.KZ aimed for start-up to perform e-commerce card processing for Kazakhstan banks and merchants. Specialist in payment systems and financial services. Clients included: Federal Reserve of the United States, National Bank of the Kyrgyz Republic (World Bank credit), Southern California Edison, National Automated Clearing House Association (NACHA), United States Postal Service and other.

NAB, Second Floor – “Coffee Inn”
8:25-8:40 pm Socializing and networking
8:40- 9:00 pm Certificates Awarding Ceremony and Closing Remarks

by Saule Bulebayeva, Director of Graduate Admissions Office, KIMEP

*All seminar participants will be awarded with Certificates

Please REGISTER for the event online, in English, Kazakh or Russian language

Download the Program of the event in English, Kazakh or Russian language


For more information, please contact:

KIMEP University Graduate Admission Office
4 Abai Avenue, 050010
Almaty, Kazakhstan
Tel + 7 (727) 2704213, 2704320

Graduate Programs

  • Executive MBA
    The Executive MBA at KIMEP prepares business leaders for the challenges of today’s competitive environment. The program follows North American academic standards and is delivered by KIMEP’s world-class faculty.
  • Master of Business Administration (MBA)
    KIMEP’s MBA is designed to create decision-makers and future business leaders of the highest quality. Our outstanding alumni are the best evidence of the success of the MBA program. Many of our graduates go on to become top managers in the most successful businesses in Kazakhstan and internationally.
  • MA in Economics
    KIMEP’s MA in Economics is the leading graduate program in Economics in the region. The curriculum is designed to provide fundamental reparation for careers not only in economics, but also in law, finance, business and public policy.
  • Master of Public Administration (MPA)
    KIMEP’s MPA provides outstanding training for leaders in various sectors of government. The multi-disciplinary program offers students a unique combination of management education, program analysis and evaluation, and public policy analysis and development.
  • LLM in International Law
    KIMEP’s LLM in International Law provides specialized knowledge and understanding of international law to legal and business practitioners involved in international legal transactions. The program offers a solid foundation in international legal scholarship and practice through a range of courses directly related to international law.
  • Master of Arts in Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages
    KIMEP’s MA in TESOL prepares its students to become well-qualified, professional educators of foreign language learners. The program provides unique opportunities for students due to its international faculty, its course offerings and the research/practicum experiences it provides.
  • MA in International Journalism and Mass Communications
    KIMEP’s MAIMJC trains students in practical online, broadcast and print journalism skills supported by a unique and well-equipped media laboratory unmatched in this region. The program offers cutting-edge public relations and mass media courses that emphasize the practical aspects of these professions.
  • Master of International Relations KIMEP’s MIR is designed to train scholars and professionals capable of taking on leadership roles in the challenging arena of world affairs, including positions within the diplomatic corps, international organizations, multinational corporations, education, government and non-governmental organizations.