KTMU at a Glance

 

Location

  • Bishkek, the capital of the Kyrgyz Republic

Area

  • Central Campus – 0.88 hectares
  • Chingiz Aitmatov Campus – 84,14 hectares
  • Total area of buildings – 123 525 square meters

Academic Divisions

  • Faculties – 9
  • Schools – 3
  • Vocational Schools – 1
  • Graduate School of Natural Sciences – 1
  • Graduate School of Social Sciences - 1
  • Departments – 46

Scientific Laboratories, Workshops, and Studios

  • Laboratories, workshops, and studios – 92

Facutly and Staff

  • Total – 442 (full time – 374; part time – 68)
  • International instructors – 154 (41%)

Educational Programs

  • Vocational school – 7
  • Undergraduate – 42
  • Graduate – 20
  • Doctorate (PhD) – 9

Students (2017/2018 Academic Year)

  • Total – 5684
  • Preparatory language course students - 1326
  • Vocational school – 617
  • Undergraduate – 3454
  • Graduate – 221
  • Doctorate (PhD) – 66
  • International students – 837 (15%)

Tuition

  • Tuition is free

Research Centers

  • Center for the Study of Turkic Civilizations
  • Biodiversity and Biotechnology Research Center
  • Central Asian Studies Research Center

Research Projects (2017/2018 Academic Year)

  • Financed from the university's budget – $34,832
  • Financed from the budget of the Kyrgyz Republic – 2 445 800 KGS
  • Financed from international sources – $73,220 and 152,500€

Libraries

  • Books and printed materials - 92015 items
  • Electronic sources - 596 items
  • Maps - 85

Internet

  • 24/7 free internet access with a speed of 256 mb/sec

Graduates (2017/2018 Academic Year)

  • 6165 graduates, working in 28 countries

Student Dormitories

  • Modern student dormitories with spaces for 1,380 students with all amenities for studying, relaxing, socializing, and more. 

Athletics

  • 3,180 square meter covered sports complex
  • 2 football fields
  • Tennis court
  • 2 basketball courts
  • Volleyball court
  • Gymnastics hall
  • Weight room
  • Athletics stadium
  • Boxing ring
  • Wrestling ring

Student Clubs

  • 20 student clubs, including Photography Club, Alpinism Club, Poetry Club, Cooking Club, Ecology Club, and more. 

Food

  • Quality food served three times a day, with 692 seats at the student cafeteria and 300 seats at the faculty cafeteria;
  • One meal costs 60 som ($0.88) for students;
  • Free meal cards for students in need;
  • Total of six cafeterias and cafes in campuses and buildings.

Housing for International Faculty and Guests

  • 79 comfortable apartments
  • 18 guest rooms

Transportation

  • Free shuttle between the Central Campus and Aitmatov Campus
  • Free transportation between campus and Manas International Airport, upon request