International relations

The main task of the department is to develop and expand international relations with higher educational institutions, scientific organizations of neighboring and other countries, with leading transnational companies and other enterprises in the field of education, science and innovation.

Functions

  • Formation of international image of the Partnership
  • Collaboration with external organizations and institutions on the basis of contracts, plans and programs;
  • Promoting the integration of the University as a full partner in the world educational system and ensure its participation in the international market of educational services;
  • Establishing contacts with foreign educational and research institutions, foundations, individual representatives of education and science of foreign countries and state organizations;
  • Searching for new international programs, distribution of information and consultations for students, teachers, AITU staff;
  • Organization of admission of foreign students and teachers to various forms of education and professional development in the university specialties.
  • Coordination of external academic mobility program (student consultation) and international educational programs Erasmus+, Mevlana, etc;
  • Consular Visa support for foreigners coming to the university for study, internship, advanced training or study under the student exchange program with foreign universities;
  • Coordination of the process of implementing two diploma programs with foreign educational organizations;

Academic mobility

Academic mobility is an opportunity to spend one trimester in another country as a student of a foreign university, without interrupting your studies at Astana IT University. The task of academic mobility programs is the internationalization of higher education and cultural integration of youth from different countries.

Taking advantage of academic mobility, you get an excellent opportunity to get acquainted with the culture and education system of another country, improve your knowledge of foreign languages, make new friends and gain invaluable experience.

Studying in a strong foreign university will be a good addition to your higher education diploma and will certainly increase your competitiveness in the labor market.

Partner Universities

Green River College, USA

Shmalkalden University of Applied Sciences, Germany

IGlobal University, USA

University of Latvia, Latvia

Dortmund University of Applied Sciences, Germany

Beijing Institute of Technology, China

You can take part in academic mobility in the following forms:

  • On your own initiative, having received an invitation from a foreign university;
  • Within the framework of an inter-university agreement, by taking part in the annual open competitive selection of AITU;
  • Within the framework of international academic mobility programs, having received a corresponding grant from the organizers of the program;
  • Within the limits of intergovernmental agreements, having taken part in annual open competition the Ministry of Education and Science of RK.

The University of Latvia consistently retains the position of the national, leading and most influential higher education institution in Latvia. In terms of the total number of students, the University of Latvia is also the largest university in the country. It is the largest comprehensive university in Latvia with a prominent standing both in the development of the entire education system and in the overall growth of the country’s economy.

UL is a modern centre of academic and professional studies, which, along with research in natural sciences, humanities, social sciences, technical sciences and medicine provides opportunities to acquire various types and levels of higher education to the residents of Latvia and other countries. UL has a crucial role in the development of society’s academic traditions, national economy, education, environment and health protection, Latvian language

and culture. The opinion of the University of Latvia substantially contributes to the public administration decision-making.

Scientific activity at the University of Latvia takes place both in faculties and scientific institutes. The University of Latvia conducts research in more than 50 research areas. Scientists from the University of Latvia have developed significant studies that have contributed to the competitiveness of the national economy and the improved quality of life. UL grows as a modern academic institution that provides an environment and infrastructure for outstanding achievements in research, studies and creative endeavours.

Schmalkalden University of Applied Sciences, Germany

About 3000 students in the Faculties of Business and Economics, Business Law, Computer Science, Electrical Engineering and Mechanical Engineering are currently enjoying the numerous opportunities which studying in Schmalkalden offers. Various university rankings show that our students can enjoy high-quality education and the University of Applied Sciences Schmalkalden offers ideal conditions: a campus with everything within easy walking distance, state-of-the-art laboratories and a modern library, as well as personal contacts between lecturers and students.

In addition, studying at the University of Applied Sciences Schmalkalden is characterised by internationality. With over 150 partner universities worldwide, the university has a dense network of cooperations, enabling our students a stay abroad. Numerous cultural events, an extensive range of sports activities and the proximity to the winter sports town of Oberhof and to the theatre town of Meiningen make our university an attractive place to study.

Furthermore, the Schmalkalden University of Applied Sciences perceives itself as a regional competence centre for technology and innovation in Southern Thuringia and is, for many enterprises, a significant cooperation and network partner for research and technology transfer. As such, application-oriented research plays an important role. Enterprises can benefit from our services and contact us via the business portal.

INHA University, South Korea

Inha University (인하대학교(仁荷大學校)) is a private research university located in Incheon, South Korea. Known traditionally for research and education in the engineering and physical sciences, the University was established by the first president of South Korea, Syngman Rhee. Inha is a Korean-American collaboration school, even in its name: the Morpheme “In” (인, 仁) comes from the city of Incheon and “Ha” (하, 荷) from Hawaii, USA. Started as a polytechnic university in 1954, named Inha Institute of Technology (Acronym: IIT; Korean, 인하공과대학, Inha Gonggwa Daehak, colloquially Inhagongdae), the institute has been achieving national recognition and a strong reputation as a technological research university thereafter.

 

Beijing Institute of Technology, China

In 1940, Beijing Institute of Technology (BIT), the first science and engineering university was founded in Yan’an by the Communist Party of China. It has been one of the key universities in China since the founding of New China and the first batch of universities which has entered the national “211 Project”, “985 Project” and the “Top A World-class University”. The name of BIT was inscribed by Chairman Mao, and Li Fuchun, Xu Teli, Li Qiang and other older generations of proletarian revolutionists successively took the lead of the university. The university is now affiliated to the Ministry of Industry and Information Technology. All the faculty members and students are striving for the goal of “two hundred years” of the national standard, and are fully committed to the goal of building a world-class university with Chinese characteristics.

Kyungpook National University

Kyungpook National University was founded on September, 1946 by upgrading the Colleges of Education, Medicine and Agriculture in Daegu to the National College. In October, 1951, Colleges of Education, Medicine, Agriculture, Liberal Arts and Sciences, Law and Political Sciences combined into Kyungpook National University. Other departments including Engineering and Dentistry were established sequentially to create what is now known as Kyungpook National University.

Kyungpook National University ranked No. 54 in the world, No. 2 in Korea and No. 1 national university in the World University Impact Rankings 2021 announced by Times Higher Education (THE), a British global university evaluation agency. In response to the urgent call for action by The United Nation (UN) 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development, all developed and developing countries have undertaken efforts to reach 17 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) of improving health and education, reducing inequality, spurring economic growth, tackling climate change, and preserving oceans and forests. The Times Higher Education Impact Rankings has since assessed universities against SDGs and provided a comprehensive comparison across four areas: research, stewardship, outreach, and teaching. Following last year’s achievement in entering the world’s top 100 list for the first time, Kyungpook National University (KNU) has elevated this year in rank to 54th worldwide, 11th in Zero Hunger (SDG2) and Sustainable Cities and Communities (SDG11), 23rd in Industry, Innovation and Infrastructure (SDG9), 55th in Decent Work and Economic Growth (SDG8), 61st in Clean Water and Sanitation (SDG6), and 76th in Quality Education (SDG4) among 1,115 universities from 94 countries/regions.

Partner universities

Сontracts register

The name of the foreign partner university in Latin                  

Country  

City

Subject of the contract

Year of signing the contract

Year of termination of the contract

1

Youngsan University

South Korea

Yangsan

International academic mobility

04.29.2021

2026

2

The Hong Kong Polytechnic University

Hong Kong

Hung Hom

International cooperation within the framework of academic mobility and scientific internships MOU

18.03.2021

2023

3

Dortmund University of Applied Sciences and Arts

Germany

Dortmund

Development of innovative educational programs in various areas of digital transformation.

Cooperation Agreement

2019

by agreement of the two parties (prolongation from 20.04.2021)

6

University of Cassino and Southern Lazio

Italy

Cassino

International cooperation on the exchange of students and researchers. Creation of two-degree programs and implementation of joint research projects.

MOU

08.04.2021

2026

10

JSC “Center for International Programs”

RK

Nur-Sultan

Memorandum of Mutual Cooperation

2020

 

11

JSC “International University of Information Technologies”

RK

Almaty

Agreement on mutual cooperation in the provision of educational services within the framework of academic mobility programs

17.08.2020

2023

12

Al-Farabi Kazakh National University

RK

Almaty

Agreement on mutual cooperation in the provision of educational services within the framework of academic mobility programs

09.12.2020

2023

13

Taras Shevchenko National University of Kyiv

Ukrain

Kiev

Development of innovative educational programs in various areas of digital transformation

27.10.2020

2023

14

Kyiv National University of Construction and Architecture

Ukrain

Kiev

Participation and organization of scientific and educational conferences and forums

Agreement

27.10.2020

2023

(Original in Ukrainian)

15

Kyiv National University of Construction and Architecture

Ukrain

Kiev

Participation and organization of scientific and educational conferences and forums

Agreement

27.10.2020

2023

(Copy in English)

16

National Technical University “Kharkiv Polytechnic Institute”

Ukrain

Kharkiv

Scientific and technical cooperation, including the exchange of teachers and scientists. Agreement in scientific, technical and educational cooperation

11.11.2020

2025

17

KU Leuven

Belgium

Luven

Facilitating inter-university exchange of students, teachers and researchers

Collaboration Agreement

10.11.2020

2025

19

Geneva Information Technology Institute

Switzerland

Geneva

Development of educational programs for a double bachelor’s degree with Geneva Information Technology Institute (GITI) MOU

01.04.2020

by agreement of the two parties

21

Czech University of Life Sciences

Czech

Prague

International cooperation on the exchange of students and researchers. Creation of two-degree programs and implementation of joint research projects.

MOU

19.08.2020

2025

22

IGlobal University

USA

Virginia

Letter of Intent

17.01.2020

Copy

23

Green River College

USA

Auburn

MOU

24.12.2019

Copy

25

Weihai Vocational College

China

 

Memorandum of Friendly Cooperation

11.11.2019

Original

26

Eurasian Voyage Beijing International Center for Economic and Cultural Exchange

China

 

MOU

2019

 

27

Belarusian State University of Informatics and Radioelectronics

Belarus

Minsk

Facilitating inter-university exchange of students, teachers and researchers

2020

2025

28

Lviv Polytechnic National University

Ukrain

Lviv

International scientific cooperation

2021

2023

 

Department Structure

Salykova Leila
Director of the Department

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Email: leila.salykova@astanait.edu.kz
Room: С1. – 3.33

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Friday: 14:00-17:00

Artykbaeva Aizhan Erzhankyzy
Specialist

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KULUMZHANOVA AITZHAN MURATOVNA
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