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New Akim of Almaty Baurzhan Baibek. Photo courtesy of old.liter.kz
Almaty gets new Mayor from Nur Otan

Baurzhan Baibek has been appointed the new Akim (Mayor) of Almaty. Former Almaty Mayor Akhtemzhan Yessimov was appointed to lead the Astana EXPO-2017 steering company.

Almaty gets new Mayor from Nur Otan
State Secretary Gulshara Abdykalykova. Photo courtesy of bnews.kz
Nurly Zhol program requires more qualified professionals: State Secretary

The State Commission for Training Personnel Abroad has conducted a meeting in Akorda Presidential Palace to discuss implementation of Nurly Zhol plan.

Nurly Zhol program requires more qualified professionals: State Secretary
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British Council Kazakhstan to partner on Bolashak language training

The British Council will partner with Kazakh Bolashak scholarship in the English language training of future students.

British Council Kazakhstan to partner on Bolashak language training
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Bolashak wins lawsuits against students

One third of Bolashak scholarship holders who were charged for academic failure appeal against the decision.

Bolashak wins lawsuits against students
Karim Massimov. Photo a courtesy of Tengrinews.kz
Bolashak scholarship to require higher language proficiency level

The Bolashak education scholarship issued in Kazakhstan has raised its bar for foreign languages.

Bolashak scholarship to require higher language proficiency level
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Bolashak Scholarship to shift gears to Journalism and Cultural Studies together with BBC

In 2014 the scholarship is having two new categories - Media and Cultural Studies - that include journalism, cinematography, TV journalism and other similar majors.

Bolashak Scholarship to shift gears to Journalism and Cultural Studies together with BBC
The winner of the Undergraduate of the Year Award, Torgyn Shaikhina. Photo a courtesy of warwick.ac.uk
Kazakhstani student wins Undergraduate of the Year Award in UK

Torgyn Shaikhina from Kazakhstan won the IT and Computer Science Undergraduate of the Year Award at the University of Warwick, UK.

Kazakhstani student wins Undergraduate of the Year Award in UK
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Science-driven economy is impossible without an effective education system: Nazarbayev

Kazakhstan is going to focus on hard sciences to further enhance the country's growing economy.

Science-driven economy is impossible without an effective education system: Nazarbayev
Bolashak fuels development of cardiac surgery in Kazakhstan
Bolashak fuels development of cardiac surgery in Kazakhstan

Nursultan Nazarbayev stressed the importance of Bolashak Presidential Scholarship and the effect it had on the development of cardiac surgery in Kazakhstan.

Bolashak fuels development of cardiac surgery in Kazakhstan
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Nazarbayev calls Kazakhstan to learn English

President Nursultan Nazarbayev has called Kazakhstan citizens to be tolerant and learn English.

Nazarbayev calls Kazakhstan to learn English
Nursultan Nazarbayev. Photo © Marat Abilov
Kazakhstan needs to quintuple GDP to join developed nations

Kazakhstan will enter the list of competitive countries if the per capita GDP reaches $60 thousand.

Kazakhstan needs to quintuple GDP to join developed nations
Photo © Marat Abilov
Bolashak scholarship - opportunity for children of unemployed or retired

Bolashak scholarship gave an opportunity to children of unemployed and retired Kazakhstan nationals to study abroad.

Bolashak scholarship - opportunity for children of unemployed or retired
Failing Bolashak scholarship holders to pay off $2.1 million
Failing Bolashak scholarship holders to pay off $2.1 million

Up to now there have been 40 such cases, with 90% of the failing students voluntarily paying off the money.

Failing Bolashak scholarship holders to pay off $2.1 million
Bolashak scholarship rumours dispelled
Bolashak scholarship rumours dispelled

Nur Otan, the ruling political party of Kazakhstan, has dispelled the rumors surrounding selection of Bolashak scholarship benes.

Bolashak scholarship rumours dispelled
Talgat Mussabayev. ©Marat Abilov
Mussabayev comments his statement about 'beer bar English' of Bolashak graduates

Head of KazKosmos National Space Agency Talgat Mussabayev has commented his statement about some graduates of the Bolashak program.

Mussabayev comments his statement about 'beer bar English' of Bolashak graduates
Talgat Mussabayev. Marat Abilov ©
Space chief says Kazakhstan Bolashak graduates study English in bars

According to him, the level of language competency and expertise of Bolashak bursary holders leaves much to be desired.

Space chief says Kazakhstan Bolashak graduates study English in bars
Serik Sapiyev. Tengrinews.kz file photo
Serik Sapiyev qualifies for Bolashak scholarship

Boxer Serik Sapiyev, a gold winner of the 2012 London Summer Olympics, has received Kazakhstan presidential education scholarship Bolashak.

Serik Sapiyev qualifies for Bolashak scholarship
Photo by Marat Abilov©
299 people receive Bolashak scholarships in Kazakhstan

As of today Kazakhstan President’s international scholarship Bolashak has been issued to 299 people, 50 percent of them being Master’s degree and PhD students: official.

299 people receive Bolashak scholarships in Kazakhstan
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National Intelligence Service to make sure Bolashak scholarship holders return to Kazakhstan to work off the state expenses

Bolashak state-run program seeks to provide an opportunity for the most talented students from Kazakhstan to gain higher education at the best universities overseas.

National Intelligence Service to make sure Bolashak scholarship holders return to Kazakhstan to work off the state expenses
Kazakhstan Secretary of State Marat Tazhin. Photo by Yaroslav Radlovskiy©
Over 1 thousand Bolashak scholarships allotted for 2013

A meeting of the state commission on personnel education abroad was held today under the chairmanship of Kazakhstan Secretary of State Marat Tazhin.

Over 1 thousand Bolashak scholarships allotted for 2013