Artur Saudabayev, winner of the FameLab competition!

Congratulations to Artur Saudabayev, faculty member in the School of Science and Technology at Nazarbayev University for winning the FameLab competition!   In the presentation, Artur told about the Blockchain technology, a novel distributed database architecture, which is predicted to cause major transformations in our life in the near future.    As a national winner, Artur is given the […]

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Winners of the Shakhmardan Yessenov Foundation Summer Research Internship in the USA Program

Four students of the School of Science and Technology won grants for 2017 summer research internship in the USA. Congratulations to Kazbek Sultanov (Robotics and Mechatronics), Timur Beremkulov (Physics), Danat Issa (Physics) and Bralin Amir (Physics)! We are proud of you. 


SST organizes a Mathematics Summer School, June 5 – 10, 2017

The Mathematics Department, in collaboration with other Departments of SST, organize a one-week Summer School on “Mathematical Methods in Science and Technology” at Nazarbayev University, School of Science and Technology, 5 – 10 June, 2017.  Introductory lectures will be given on fundamental applications of Mathematics to 20 – 25 selected 3rd and 4th year undergraduates […]


SST team awarded a silver medal at iGEM competition

For third year in a row students from Biology Department participated in the iGEM (international competition in synthetic biology) competition. For second year in a row their efforts are awarded with medal. This year the team were awarded a silver medal, a great improvement from last year’s bronze medal. You can find more about the […]


SST Student Wins 3rd Prize in Astana Dombra-Playing Competition

Argyn Nurtazin – SST student participated at the city-wide contest among dombra players “Sounds of Great Steppe” dedicated to the 20th Anniversary of Kazakh Humanities & Law University. Argyn performed one of the complex folk masterpiece “Zhumyr Kylysh” (Rounded Sword) composed by Makhambet and won the 3rd prize! Congratulations, Argyn and the best wishes to […]


Nazarbayev University Team Selected as Finalist of International Collegiate Programming Contest

The Nazarbayev University team consisting of School of Science and Technology students Nurlan Kanapin, Adilet Zhaxybay and Anuar Dikhanov was selected as a finalist of International Collegiate Programming Contest to be held in Yekaterinburg in June 2014. The ICPC is a two-tiered competition among teams of students representing institutions of higher education. Teams compete in […]


Cloud Computing Seminar

On November 20th, a cloud computing seminar will be held at NU and is open to all interested participants. The seminar will highlight the development of and results from the project on Private Academic Cloud Computing conducted by SST faculty and student interns. Also presenting and in attendance will be representatives of several IT companies […]


Robotics undergraduate researcher presents his research at the IEEE ICMA 2013 Conference

Advanced Robotics and Mechatronics Systems (ARMS) Laboratory members attended the prestigious 2013 IEEE International Conference on Mechatronics and Automation (ICMA 2013) which took place in a lovely port city Takamatsu of Kagawa prefecture between 4th and 7th of August. Nazarbayev University School of Science and Technology undergraduate researcher Olzhas Adiyatov, researchers Zhanat Kappasov and Artur […]


Four students obtain patent on new model-airplane design

Four Nazarbayev University students have obtained a patent on a new design for a fixed-wing motorized model airplane with the help of a researcher familiar with the patent process. The students also are applying for a patent on a model airplane whose lift comes from rotors similar to a helicopter’s. The team that developed the […]


NU Students are the winners of the Astana Start-up Weekend 2013

Alibek Moldakozhayev, a freshman student of the SST Biological Sciences and Technology Department, together with Akerke Amangeldina, a 1st year Economics student in the School of Humanities and Social Sciences, became the winners of the Astana Start-up Weekend-2013, with their “Smart Fungus” project. Organic waste management using mushrooms is the main focus of this project. […]