Educational Accreditation and Quality Assurance in Kazakhstan
Accreditation is of paramount importance in improving the quality of education in Kazakhstan. The accrediting authority in Kazakhstan is the "Independent Kazakhstan Quality Assurance Agency in Education".
Independent Kazakhstan Quality Assurance Agency in Education (IQAA)
The IQAA, set up in 2008, is an independent quality assurance authority in the Republic of Kazakhstan. This agency carries out the accreditation of the higher education institutions in the Republic of Kazakhstan.
Dostyk Street, 20
Tel: 7 (7172) 48-63-74
Ministry of Education and Science (Қазақстан Республикасының Білім және ғылым министрлігі)
The Ministry of Education and Science of the Republic of Kazakhstan administers the education system. It prepares the state policies and directions in the area of education and science, and provides general scientific and methodical advice on all educational related matters. The Ministry has formed many agencies and government-based committees that look over the quality of higher education system in Kazakhstan.
Republic Avenue, 60
Tel: 8 (3172) 333 325
Fax: 8 (3172) 333 412