Dean's Note

Dear Students and Parents,
Welcome to International School of Economics.

ISE is a unique faculty of KBTU, students graduate with 2 degrees,
 ✓one from KBTU and
 ✓one from the world class University of London.

The focus in ISE is two main Bachelor career directions:
Firstly our students Geography and Math students may follow the Finance and Economics route: by studying a Bachelor program in each of the disciplines. This opens up careers in Economics, Investment Banking, pure Finance as well in consultancies such as McKinsey and Boston Consulting. 
Secondly our students with FizMat may open a career path in Business Data Analytics or Digital Strategy: This route is all about Data and Digital Strategy, the management of information systems, the planning of business strategy using this data. Our students are excellent quantitatively and this exceptional University of London double degree opens up career opportunities in Kazakhstan and globally.


FRM - at ISE we have a partnership with the AIFC: Students study Financial Risk Management qualification as part of the Bachelor degree. As result, students who choose this route graduate with A KBTU Degree, a University of London Degree and a professional FRM academic qualification.

Faculty are world class, holding PhDs from Columbia, Harvard, Solvay and Edinburgh, a high level of teaching means that our students study hard and develop an excellent work ethic, but they are rewarded - by joining the elite programs around the world.

 ✓ Our ISE Team won the CFA Challenge for Central Asia
 ✓ 2 of our teams are in The Boston Consulting Group Case Finals
 ✓ 6 of our students have been named as among the best students in the World on the Joint LSE and University of London program.
 ✓ We have concluded a special arrangement to give 50 scholarships to top students.
 ✓ NIS Schools have entered a partnership with ISE for the students to enter directly into our second year – Using their NIS Certificate.

100 1st year places – with 50 exceptional Scholarships AVAILABLE !!!

Kazakhstani students can now study in their own country and receive academic direction from the world famous London School of Economics - and be awarded University of London Bachelor degree - in Almaty. Then - Go anywhere in the world to a top Masters.

Superb students graduate ISE. We look forward to welcoming you to ISE. All the best for the year ahead.

Professor Gavin Kretzschmar
International School of Economics