Bolatzhan Kumalakov

Vice-Rector for Academic and Students Affairs, PhD in Computer Science
  • Institute of electrical and electronics engineering (since 2016)
  • Institute for Systems and Technologies of Information, Control and Communication (since 2013)


Kazakh National University named after al-Farabi, Almaty

2014 – Doctor of Philosophy in Computer Science.

Kazakh-British Technical University, Almaty

2010 – Master of Business Administration (MBA).

Oxford Brookes University, Oxford, United Kingdom

2008 – Bachelor of the second highest degree in the specialty Information Systems. He studied under the presidential scholarship program “Bolashak”.

Work experience

Astana IT University LLP

currently – Vice-rector

NAO “Atyrau University of Oil and Gas named after S. Utebayev”

2020-2021 – Vice-rector

JSC “QazTech Ventures”

2019-2020 – Director of the Department

RSE “Al-Farabi Kazakh National University”

2018-2019 – Head of the Department

AOO “Nazarbayev University”

2015-2017 – Assistant Professor (associate professor)

RSE “Al-Farabi Kazakh National University”

2011-2015 – Teacher and senior lecturer

KGP on the PCV “Center of information Systems of Almaty” of the office of the Akim of Almaty


Main scientific papers

Author of more than 20 scientific papers, 12 of which are indexed by the Scopus database.