QS WorldWide International Forum of Leading Universities of the World at Al-Farabi Kazakh National University (KazNU)9/19/2019
QS WorldWide International Forum of Leading Universities of the World at Al-Farabi Kazakh National University (KazNU)
QS WORLDWIDE is a leading annual higher education conference that connects international educators, senior academics, administrators and government from across Central Asia and beyond.
Held in Kazakhstan, this conference themed “Journey to Global Prominence: Harmony of Human Heritage and Advanced Technology” is jointly organised by QS and the Al-Farabi Kazakh National University. The event is designed in consonance with the recent education policy intended at transforming higher education in Kazakhstan, with a focus on the role of internationalisation, particularly, involving international partner institutions; thereby contributing to quality assertion and informed decision making.
Higher education institutions are fundamental to strengthen skills needed to sustain a globally competitive research base and enhance the distribution of knowledge for societal benefits. While Kazakhstan’s higher education has thrived significantly and is progressing towards a market-driven system, like many higher education scene worldwide, it will still require the harmony of human heritage and the integration of modern technologies for the sharing and transmission of knowledge significant for the advancement of its society and economy.
Therefore, QS WORLDWIDE serves as an interactive and far-reaching platform for like-minded individual with similar desire to share their professional expertise on the advancement of higher education landscape within Central Asia.
At the forum, Prime Minister of the Republic of Kazakhstan B. Saparbayev, akim of Almaty B. Sagyntaev, senior Vice President of QS Ltd B. Sauter, rector of KazNU G. Mutanov and other personalities got their word.