Admission Guidelines for International Students to

Ala-Too International University for 2018-2019 Academic Year


Dear prospective student,


Thank you for considering Ala-Too International University as your choice of undergraduate and graduate programme. Kindly go through this guidelines in order to take admission for 2018-19 academic year.


Eligibility Criteria:

  • High school Transcript/Marksheet average 65% is required for all programs

  • Applicant has to clear university entrance test

  • Applicant has to be under 35 years old for undergraduate program


Important Dates:

  • Submission of documents: 8th January, 2018 to 15th September, 2018

  • Last date of arrival in Bishkek: 30th September, 2018

  • Test of English Language Proficiency: 24th August, 2018


List of Required Documents:

  • Copy of the passport

  • Certificate of completion of high school (If certificate is issued by high school, applicant has to submit additional document a certificate of compatibility (nostrification) from home country’s Ministry of Education)

  • High school Transcript/Marksheet

  • Photo 3x4 (6 pcs/jpg)

  • If available the certificates of international and national level university entrance tests (SAT, TOEFL, ОРТ, IELTS, OSYS, NCEE, ЕНТ, NTC etc)

  • Non-refundable application fee of 50$, it covers Visa Confirmation Letter cost (not student visa), airport pick up, translation of original documents and submission of documents to Ministry of Education and Science of the Kyrgyz Republic for Equivalence Certificate


Application Procedure:

  • Kindly visit our website , fill up online application form, upload scan copy of Required Documents and deposit non-refundable application fee of 50$ to our university bank account. If you are in Bishkek you can kindly visit us at university in room number 107, A block, Ala-Too International University (Ankara Str. 1/8, Tunguch mcr., Bishkek), submit Required Documents and pay non-refundable application fee of 50$ at university account office

  • After submission of Required Documents the university will apply for entrance visa. After receiving favorable confirmation from government visa agency the applicant will be issued Visa Confirmation Letter, this document will be required for entrance visa issuance at arrival in airport or in embassy. Issuance of Visa Confirmation Letter lies solely on decision of government visa agency. Applicant has to arrive to Bishkek city in three months from the date mentioned in Visa Confirmation Letter

  • International Relations Office (IRO further) will issue Provisional Admission Letter in case the documents are found satisfactory

  • Before IRO sends these documents, applicant has to pay at least 50% of annual tuition fee to the university bank account

  • Applicant must provide information about his/her arrival (ticket details)

  • IRO will provide airport pick and suggest accommodation

  • Applicant has to take Test of English Language, those who found out to be possessing not sufficient level of English Language will be registered for one year English Language Proficiency Certificate course

  • Applicant has to take university entrance test consisting of questions from mathematics, logic and general knowledge; applicant for Departments under Faculty of Medicine will have to take entrance examination in additional streams biology and chemistry. If applicant possesses certificate of international and national level university entrance test, which will be reviewed by admission commission and in favorable case the applicant will be waived from entrance examination

  • After arrival of applicant the International Office will apply for translation of original documents and submit high school documents to Ministry of Education and Science of the Kyrgyz Republic for Equivalence Certificate. Issuance of Equivalence Certificate lies solely on decision of Ministry of Education and Science

  • Applicant has to pass medical examination guided by university health center

  • After completion of all formalities and favorable results the applicant will sign education agreement with admission commission and will be considered formal student of university



Bank account details:     


Учреждение “Международный университет “Ала-Тоо”

Beneficiary’s Account:


Beneficiary’s Bank:

OJSC “Commercial Bank Kyrgyzstan”






Contact Information:

Kyzzhibek Sydykova

International Students Coordinator


Phone: +99631263125, +996555820000

Room No: 107, first floor, A block

Address: Ala-Too International University, Str. Ankara 1/8, Tunguch, Bishkek 720048, Kyrgyzstan