Atyrau State University offers students courses at all tertiary levels, Physics,Mathematics & Information Technology; Humanitarian Sciences & Art; Economy & Law; Natural & Agricultural Sciences and the new Polylingual Faculty.
The University opens its doors to invite not only international students, but also lecturers who can join the faculty for part or full semesters and provide our students with current and valuable alternative knowledge. Our research facilities are available to visiting educational and industrial people. We also grant access to our facilities for visiting organisations for conferences, seminars and exhibitions.
The University offers not only a study centre but also integrates accommodation and leisure facilities. The university has on campus accommodation for 900 people, the sports centre has both indoor and outdoor facilities ranging from football to swimming. The campus is currently being upgraded ready for the Asian Student Games. Other on-site facilities include several libraries one of which has over 750,000 books dating back to before the origins of the University.
Atyrau, originally established as Guryev, is the capital of Atyrau region, located on the mouth of the Ural River on the Caspian Sea. Famous for its oil and fish industries. Located both in Europe and Asia the city lies 22 meters below the sea level. With a population of around 300,000, the city grows every year. Atyrau benefits from being the region’s oil capital with many international companies represented in and around the city thus being a multi-cultural center where people from many nations mix both at work and during leisure time.