Eurasian National University marks 20th anniversary
This year, the Eurasian National University marks its 20th anniversary. Kazakh Secretary of State Gulshara Abdykalikova attended the ceremonial meeting of the Academic Council. Opening the meeting, Abdykalikova read out the welcoming address of the Kazakh President. Nursultan Nazarbayev stressed that the university over the past time has become one of the leaders among domestic universities and became a spiritual and intellectual center of Astana. The President expressed hope that the university will continue to be one of the most important scientific and educational institutions in the training of qualified personnel to implement the nationwide patriotic idea ‘Mangilik Yel’. The Eurasian National University cooperates with more than 200 foreign universities as well as research centers and educational foundations worldwide. Currently, more than 16,000 students are enrolled in the university.
Nunzio QUACQUARELLI, CEO, QS QUACQUARELLI SYMONDS:
In 2009, ENU entered ranking system with first ranked in the range 500-550, today it ranked at 371 in the world. So it is a significance increase in its ranking performance over that period. We are just speaking at the 20th anniversary celebrations and I mentioned that we see in improvement of performance along many dimensions for ENU.