About Rector

About Rector


Koichubaev Alexander Sergeevich was born on November 19, 1984 and completing his academic education received a doctorate (PhD) in Economics. Fluently speaks Kazakh, English and Russian.

In 2005 he graduated from the Kazakh Financial and Economic University with an "Organization Management (by industry)"degree, in 2008 he completed the Master's degree program in the same University.

From 2011 to 2013, he studied at post-graduate level in the Omsk State University of Service (Russia) and successfully defended his PhD thesis in Economic Sciences. In 2017, he received the academic degree recognition in the Republic of Kazakhstan.

In 2019-2021, studying under the program for training top-level managers at the Swiss School of Applied Sciences for Economics and Management, he received a Master's degree in International Management.

He started his career as a teacher in the Department of Economics and Management of KazFEU in 2005. He worked at the Shakarim University as the Head for the Strategic Planning Department, Head of the Department, Head for the International Cooperation Center, International Faculty Dean, Vice-Rector for Science and Commercialization.

Alexandr Sergeevich has more than 17 years of professional experience in the field of higher education, science,and internationalization, as well as work experience in international project groups, consulting and regional development programs development and university development strategies, being universities innovative and joint educational programs with foreign partner universities and transformational leadership programs developer.

In different years Alexandr Sergeevich completed Germany, Switzerland, Israel, Poland advanced training programs.

He worked as a Science and Higher Education Ministry of the Republic of Kazakhstan commission member, International accreditation agencies and the Center for International Programs "Bolashak" acting expert.

Alexandr Sergeevich Koichubayev has extensive teamwork experience, investment management skills, and accomplished major academic and scientific projects in his personal portfolio. He is recognized in the academic community.