Kozhakhmetov Asylbek

President of Almaty Management University


Tel.: (727) 313 30 59

Fax: (727) 302 21 21




Kozhahmetov Assylbek Bazarbaevich  is the founder of the first business school in Kazakhstan - Almaty School of Management, President   «Almaty Management University»

Author of more than 30 publications on the development of management and education, published in local and foreign journals. Awarded by the international organization «People to People International»; 1994-2002; President of the Central - Asian Foundation for Management Development (CAMAN); during  1999-2002 Member of the Board of the Union of Industrialists of Kazakhstan; member of the Forum of Entrepreneurs of Kazakhstan;  in 1998-2003 Member of the Board of "INTERMAN", the World Organization for Management Development; from 1999-2002  Member of the European Organization for the quality of management education (EQUAL);  in 2002-2003 Deputy Chairman of the Public Council for the Development of the Education System of Kazakhstan. 

Public  work:  Deputy Chairman of the Public Council for the Consideration and Resolution of Social Conflicts "Nur Otan", the chairman of the NGO "Shanyrak", member of an independent anti-corruption council, member of the Republican Public Council for the Control of public spending on anti-crisis program of the Government of the Republic of Kazakhstan, member of the Expert Council for the improvement of the civil service of the Republic of Kazakhstan.



Gulmira Kurganbayeva



Candidate of Economic Sciences, MPA, analyst


Ph. +7 727 313 30 77

Fax: +7 727 302 21 21


Specialization of analytics: the economic analysis of the Republic of Kazakhstan, the business analyst on key industries, trends of the international development of economy and their influence on economy of Kazakhstan. Specialization of management consulting: development of strategy of the company, forming of strategic objectives within MPP, performance management on KPI.

Performed consulting concerning strategic development of business more than in 50 Kazakhstan companies (Sulpak electronics, BI – group, Interoptika, Becker, Kazakhstan Temir Zholy, TuranAlem Bank, etc.)

Graduated College on studying of safety issues in Germany of the Center of D. Marshall (Geopolitics and safety issues), Institute of development of Kazakhstan (Almaty), Postgraduate study (Subject "Forming of International Marketing in the Republic of Kazakhstan"), Zhubanov Aktyubinsk State University (Economy and management). She passed training in universities of Europe, the USA, the CIS. 

She has 15-year work experience on managerial positions at the largest institutes of the country, in 2011  worked as the invited researcher of Stanford School of a state policy in Duke University.

Under her management were performed different scientific projects ("Competitiveness of national economy", "Strategy of economic safety of the Republic of Kazakhstan", the Project of the National report on human development, etc.).

Author more than 50 publications and monographs.








Kanagatova Almagul

First Vice Rector

Phone number: +7 727 313 30 52
Fax:  +7 727 302-21-21


Graduate of philosophical economics department of Al-Farabi Kazakh National University, Doctor of Philosophy, and associate professor. 

In different years worked on administrative positions in the Kazakh Humanitarian Law University in Almaty, Astana: deputy director for educational work, the dean of the Faculty of Humanities, the pro-rector on educational work, dean of the faculty of law enforcement. In the International Academy of Business - the vice rector for science and development. The director of human resources department in "Nazarbayev Intellectual Schools"

The author of 70 publications on youth policy, actual issues of cultural studies, philosophy of education. Author of study guide: "Philosophy", "Cultural Studies", the author of monographs: "The values of today's youth," "spiritual and moral culture of today's youth in Kazakhstan: the philosophical and cultural analysis." Author of experimental textbooks and sample programs for 12-year education, "Human. Law. State "," Adam Kogam.Kykyk "for 10, 11, 12 classes in Russian and Kazakh languages. A member of the editorial board of the international journal «International Journal of Business, Behavioral and Social Sciences». Member of Association of Business Women of Kazakhstan. The winner of the nomination – "The best teacher of Kazakhstan 2013". Graduate of the international program "Bolashak". 

Awarded signs: Honored Worker of Education of the Republic of Kazakhstan "," Honored worker of Kazakh Humanitarian Law University”, “Galymdy damytuga sinirgen enbegi ushin”. 



Kozhakhmetov Ruslan

Vice-rector for Corporate Development



Tel.: 8 (727) 313 30 77     
Fax: 8 (727) 302 21 21







14 years of work experience in managerial positions in private companies and own business.

DBA (joint program of International Academy of Business and Russian Presidential Academy of National Economy and Public Administration (The Presidential Academy, RANEPA)).

Graduate of Global Executive MBA (Columbia Business School, London Business School, HKU Business School) and international Bolashak program (9 months of scientific internship in University of California Berkeley).

Author of family business and education articles.




Christian Kahl
Vice Rector for Research and International Development
Ph. +7(727) 313-30-93 (207)
Fax: +7(727) 313-30-40
Graduate of Friedrich – Schiller University, Jena. Has triple master’s degree in education science, psycology and sociology. Christian has PhD in philosophy. 
Christian Kahl has more than 10 years of work experience in educational institutions. He worked at different universities such as Friedrich-Schiller-Universität, Jena (Germany), Essex University, Colchester (UK), Tong Ji University, Shanghai (China), Les Roche Jin Jiang, Shanghai (China), Taylor’s University, Kuala Lumpur (Malaysia) as a lecturer, researcher, education manager, project manager, etc.
Kahl has numerous publications such as journal articles, conference proceedings and book reviews.