American University of Central Asia

country rank  5
world rank  6281

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University Overview

Established in 1993, American University of Central Asia is a non-profit private higher education institution located in the urban setting of the medium-sized city of Bishkek (population range of 500,000-1,000,000 inhabitants). Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Ministry of Education and Science, Kyrgyzstan, American University of Central Asia (AUCA) is a very small (uniRank enrollment range: 1,000-1,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. American University of Central Asia (AUCA) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 26 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations. The admission rate range is 20-30% making this Kyrgyzstani higher education organization a very selective institution. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment.

University Identity

Name
Name Американский университет в Центральной Азии
Acronym AUCA
Founded 1993
Motto Educating Leaders for Democracy
Colours Blue and gold

University Location

Address 205, Abdumomunova Str.
Bishkek (population range: 500,000-1,000,000)
720040 Bishkek
Kyrgyzstan
T +996 (312) 66 33 09
F +996 (312) 66 68 03

Study Areas and Degree Levels


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Yearly Tuition Range

uniRank Tuition Range Matrix
Undergraduate Postgraduate
Local student 1,000-2,500 US$
(750-1,800 Euro)
1,000-2,500 US$
(750-1,800 Euro)
Int'l student 2,500-5,000 US$
(1,800-3,700 Euro)
2,500-5,000 US$
(1,800-3,700 Euro)

University Admissions

Gender Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type Yes, based on entrance examinations
Admission Rate Admission Rate 20-30%
Admission Office 205, Abdumomunova Street
Bishkek 720040
+996 (312) 661 089

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment Total Enrolment Range 1,000-1,999
Academic Staff Total Faculty Range 200-299
Control Type Control Type Private
Entity Type Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library University Library Yes Go to American University of Central Asia's Library
Housing University Housing and Accommodation Yes
Sport Facilities University Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Not reported
Study Abroad Study Abroad and International Exchange Programs Yes
Distance Learning Not reported

Accreditations

Institutional Accreditation or Recognition

Ministry of Education and Science, Kyrgyzstan


Year of first Accreditation

1997

Memberships and Affiliations

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Academic Structure

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Social Media

Online Courses

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Site last updated: Monday, 18 February 2019