Entrepreneurship? Management? Marketing? Logistics? Leadership?
If you are interested in these topics, you will learn and be challenged by the Economics &
Business Administration Program at the International University of Central Asia.
Business Administration program: 580700 «Business Administration», specialization
Economics program: 580100 «Economics», specialization «Finance and credit»
We believe education is the development of a person more than simply the transfer of
knowledge. Therefore, we seek to develop graduates who are:
● International-level Business Practitioners – graduates suitably assess and apply
problem-solving skills in all the core functional areas of international business
including management, logistics, marketing, accounting, finance & economics.
● Appropriate solution-creators – using effective critical thinking skills in research,
analysis and problem-solving, graduates combine knowledge from multiple
disciplines to create time-tested and/or innovative solutions to problems
● Effective Communicators – graduates exhibit appropriate Kyrgyz, Russian & English
oral and written communication skills, whether in-person or using technology
● Quality Global Citizens – graduates assess and balance the various impacts
individuals, society and business have in our world.
● Team Builders – graduates understand the team process and are able to successfully
develop and work in high-performance teams
● Reflective Analyzers – graduates appropriately collect, analyze quantitative and
qualitative data to collect, understand and interpret data
● Basic Technologists – graduates understand and use appropriate technological
solutions to meet the given needs of a business
In 2018, both the Business Administration and Economics Programs successfully passed
accreditation by accreditation agency EdNet!
FEATURES OF OUR PROGRAMS:
- Two official degrees: the state diploma of the Kyrgyz Republic and the IUCA
- Courses taught by a highly qualified and experienced team of teachers. This provide
students with knowledge and skills necessary to work in both domestic and
- Internationally-recognized certification in Logistics & Supply-Chain Management
- Interactive teaching methods: case analysis, role-playing and situational games;
- Lectures and guest lectures from people like successful entrepreneurs, experienced
managers of domestic & international companies, leading experts of the World Bank,
and members of the Kyrgyz-Russian Fund
- Development of practical skills through Internships, Enactus IUCA and our Business
- Students graduating with the ability to work in Kyrgyz, Russian and English work environments
Head of the Economics & Business Administration program. MBA. M.Ed.
Education: University of North Carolina and the University of Nottingham.
Gerald’s background includes work in academic institutions, for-profit companies, non-profit organizations, and start-ups.
Work experience — 30+ years with more than 20 years in teaching/training in USA, Switzerland, China, Malaysia, India and Kyrgzystan
IUCA courses: Introduction to Business, Introduction to Management, Projects Management & Operations Planning, Business Ethics & Corporate Social Responsibility, Organizational Behavior, Thesis Writing
Anara M. Abdrazakova is a candidate of science in Economics, associate professor.
Education: Frunze Polytechnic Institute, 1990.
Anara is the director of the LLC «Wow kg tour» travel company. She is an expert in the areas of Marketing and Human Resource management.
Work experience — 25 years.
IUCA courses: Marketing, Human Resources, Logistics.
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Elmira K. Adamkulova
Adamkulova is a Candidate of Economics. Docent; Associate Professor.
Education: Financial and Economic Institute, St. Petersburg. Postgraduate Studies, Moscow.
Work experience — 37 years.
IUCA courses: Accounting courses, Economic Analysis, Statistics.
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Dikambaev is an instructor in the program and former director of National institute of strategic research.
Education: Kyrgyz State National University, Faculty of Mechanics and Mathematics. Graduated from Institute for Policy Studies, Japan, Tokyo. Expert in the development strategy and state regulation of the economy.
IUCA course: Strategy and Tactics of business.
Education: 1) M.S. in Economics, Novosibirsk State University, Novosibirsk, Russia; 2) Candidate of Science, The State University of Management, Moscow, Russia; 3) Pew Economic Freedom Fellowship, School of Foreign Services, Georgetown University, Washington DC, USA
IUCA courses: Financial Markets & Institutions, International Industrial Economics, Monetary Accommodation, Micro & Macro-Economics
Peter McCann is an Assistant Professor in the Business Administration Program. He has been an international Manager and Management Consultant for more than 25 years. He specializes in the Case Method of Teaching and has written a number of cases that have been published and used internationally.
Education: Richard Ivey School of Business, University of Western Ontario, MBA; Institute of Corporate Directors, Rotman School of Business, University of Toronto
IUCA courses: International Operating Leader, Logistics 1, International Marketing
Nurgul Iliazova is a Senior Lecturer in the Business Administration & Economics Programs. She has lived and worked in both Kyrgyzstan and the United States. Her background in both Academics and Industry allows her to develop IUCA student ability in both theory and practice.
Education: Candidate of Economic Sciences, Kyrgyz-Russian Slavic University
IUCA courses: Finance & Credit, Financial Management, International Business
Tatiana Lesteva is a Senior Lecturer in the Business Administration & Economics Programs, associate professor.
Education:Frunze Polytechnic Institute, specialty “Machines and equipment for food production”
IUCA courses: Mathematical Methods for Business & Economics; Econometrics
Janar Taliaubek is an Instructor in the Business Administration Program. He currently works as a Senior Analyst for a Social Media Marketing company headquartered in Moscow
Education: Master of Science, Moscow Institute of Physics & Technology
IUCA course: Modern Marketing Skills