In order to implement the message of the President of the Republic of Kazakhstan K.K. Tokayev on improving the quality of higher education, the leadership of the International Humanitarian and Technical University and the M. Saparbayev Institute decided to reorganize by merging. As a result of the reorganization, on the basis of the decision of the general meeting of the founders, the Central Asian Innovation University was established on 02/24/2021. 02.03.2021 Central Asian Innovation University was granted a license for the right to conduct educational activities in the field of higher and postgraduate education.
The University provides high-quality education and provides a wide range of educational services, introducing new learning technologies and expanding the base of scientific research.
The Central Asian Innovation University trains personnel in 15 bachelor’s degree areas and 5 master’s degree areas. The contingent of students is more than 14 thousand students, including more than 1000 undergraduates in the master’s program. More than 400 teaching staff work at the university. The average university degree is more than 50%.
The University has 6 academic buildings with a total area of 32 thousand sq.m., two dormitories with 400 seats, 4 indoor sports halls, 2 indoor sports facilities, an indoor swimming pool, a gym, a country training camp.
The university provides benefits for orphans — from 20% to 100%, large families – 15%, founder grants 100%, with a full one–time tuition fee – 10%, for applicants who scored high points at the UNT.
It should be noted that one of the main goals of the university is to strengthen the teaching staff and all human resources, and it should also be noted that today the main emphasis is on increasing the competitiveness of the university in the domestic and foreign markets of educational services, participation in international rankings, training of higher education specialists in leading foreign universities (double-degree education). This is how joint educational programs are implemented: with the National Research University “Tashkent Institute of Irrigation and Melioration Engineers” (Uzbekistan), Jalal-Abad State University named after B. Osmonov (Kyrgyzstan).
The university brought up the winners of the Universiade 2017 in the form of freestyle acrobatics T. Inkarbek; 3-time world champion in hand-to-hand combat A. Ospanov; winners of the Asian Games 2018 R. Emelyanov, T. Emelyanov, T. Haidarov, I. Golendov, O. Ananchenko; bronze medalist of the Tokyo Olympics (2021), world boxing champion 2021 S. Bibosynova, finalists of the Winter Olympics in Beijing (2022) in freestyle acrobatics Kalmyrzayeva. and freestyle Hashirbayeva Sh. al. Currently, the following students are studying at the university: Muratali B., the champion of universal single combats, Dauren M., the champion of Kazakhstan in blitz chess among girls under 18 and the winner of international competitions Sultanbek Z., the champion of Asia in turon Kyshanbai T., the Champion of Asia in fights without rules 2018, 2019, 2020.. Bakirova A., Asian champions in combat Jio-jitsu Salyhan Zh. and Myrzabekov B., Asian champion in kazaksha kures Tantar.G. and others..
International cooperation is dynamically developing in the main directions in accordance with the main objective of the Bologna process.
Graduates of CAIU have high professional qualifications that are able to quickly adapt to changing conditions in the labor market. The employment of graduates in 2022 amounted to more than 80% of the university as a whole, including more than 90% in the areas of teacher training.
The Central Asian Innovation University is a university that trains specialists of a new formation. The university regularly hosts international scientific conferences with the invitation of scientists from Kazakhstan, near and far abroad.