Faculty of Medicine and Health care


Dean of the Faculty of Medicine and Health Care 

Doctor of medical sciences, professor 



Address of the Dean 

It is known that each of us uses the word “health” more often than all others - “be healthy”, “good health”, “Hello, I wish you good health.” It is just that health has special value in every person's life, and this value increases over the years and with age and becomes an indicator of the quality of life and well-being of society.

Each of us wants to feel healthy and happy. Of course, "to want" and "to be like that" are different concepts to be healthy need comprehensive efforts and first of all from yourself, to be responsible for their health, to preserve it and to strengthen it. Therefore, the State strives to build the best and most equitable health care system to maximize access to high-quality health services. Every society seeks to legislate at the state level to determine the importance of the health of the nation. In our country it is stipulated in the Constitution of the Republic of Kazakhstan and the Code of the Republic of Kazakhstan “On health of the population and the healthcare system”.

    Accordingly, the profession of a medical worker in modern conditions is particularly valuable. Currently, health services are considered as strategic capital, and 70% of all capital investments in the health sectors in the world are directed to qualified support. Medicine and health protection will always be highly demanded and based on constant improvement of knowledge and practice. We will help you to get the most wonderful and humane profession and become a professional.

   The Faculty of Medicine and Health care Al-Farabi Kazakh National University offers you highly demanded educational programs and exclusive trajectories, including the best international scientific, educational, clinical practices and internships aimed at high-quality training of doctors and health professionals.

   At the faculty, international standards and new scientific achievements are taken as a basis, which carry out the training of medical personnel at all levels of educational programs - undergraduate, master’s and doctoral programs. Additional professional education is also provided for business representatives and specialists from various fields and sectors involved in the development, promotion and implementation of health improvement and maintenance programs.

   There are two schools in the structure of the faculty: the Higher School of Public Health and the Higher School of Medicine, as well as the Scientific and Practical Center "Innovative Health Care".

   Today, students from Turkey, Afghanistan, Yemen, Jordan, Iran, Iraq, Kenya, Pakistan, Palestine, Syria, India, USA, China, Russia, Mongolia, Uzbekistan, and Turkmenistan are studying at the faculty.

  • As a leading university in Kazakhstan, the Faculty has its clinical bases which are Clinical Diagnostic Center and City Hospital No. 1.

   Graduates of the faculty successfully work in large private and public medical organizations, Departments of Health and Sanitary and Epidemiological Control of regions and cities, which are employers of current graduates and are actively involved in the development of educational programs, continuous practical training of students, and provide practice bases. Employment of graduates of the faculty is 100%.

   The total number of students is over 2000, including over 1000 foreign students from 22 countries. More than 100 healthcare managers have been trained under the MBA program. The faculty, based on the Research Institute of Health and the Research Laboratory of Health and Environment, implements more than 15 scientific projects of international and national levels. 4 Erasmus + projects in progress

   The University is an ideal platform for the implementation of interdisciplinary projects in the field of medicine and health care, involving an integrated approach and the constant introduction into practical medicine of the latest advances in molecular biology, nanotechnologies, bioinformatics, biophysics and other related fields of science. All these disciplines are represented in our university at the highest level. Our partners are more than 30 leading world universities and medical schools. More information about the activities of our faculty can be found on our website.

We will be glad to see you at our Faculty of Medicine and Health Care!