December 2018



Study experience at NU SEng is not only about classes. It is full of fun, joy and creativity. Cultural events, sport and outdoor activities, contests, family events. There are about 80 student clubs at the University where you can get involved, make new friends, have fun and be part of the student community. The clubs vary from politics and debate, to comedy, musical theatre and everything in between. You will have enormous variety of opportunities to be involved into sports, volunteering, toast masters, language learning etc. And of course there are the societies which are specialized on the majors of the Schools.




 Nazarbayev University Engineering Society (NUES) is a union of bright engineers which helps students of School of Engineering to develop their academic and professional skills. Community organizes field trips and industrial talks, prepares peer tutorials and actively participates in social life of our university. 


The Society of Petroleum Engineers (SPE)provides a worldwide forum for Oil and Natural Gas exploration and production. More than 110,000 members in more than 141 countries. Vision of NU SPE is to be an excellent performing society that provides its members the highest quality lifelong knowledge of oil and gas industry, and stimulates continuous personal and professional development. The student chapter organizes technical lectures, industrial seminars, intellectual competitions, internal and international conferences, career orientation activities, team buildings.

 Institution of Engineering and Technology (IET) focuses on helping students to develop and strengthen academic and professional skills. The student chapter works as a link between the student body of NU and the worldwide professional association of engineers – the IET. IET is a world leading professional organization sharing and advancing knowledge to promote science, engineering and technology across the world.



Institution of Mechanical Engineers (IMechE) is one of the fastest growing professional engineering institutions. Headquartered in London, but with operations around the world, the Institution has over 100,000 members in more than 140 countries, working at the heart of the most important and dynamic industries. This organization united students not only from engineering school, but also from other disciplines. The main aim of the chapter is to provide its members with practical skills for future personal and career development by means of real projects, e.g. Smart Moto competition.


Institution of Civil Engineers Student Chapter (ICE) is an international membership organisation that promotes and advances civil engineering around the world. ICE is a qualifying body, a centre for the exchange of specialist knowledge, and a provider of resources to encourage innovation and excellence in the profession worldwide. This student chapter serves as a link to the ICE, and aims at building an advanced society of civil engineering students at NU to support and facilitate their academic, social and professional development.

  AIChE is the world’s leading organization for chemical engineering professionals, with more than 50,000 members from over 100 countries. AIChE has the breadth of resources and expertise you need whether you are in core process industries or emerging areas, such as translational medicine.  Visit chapter’s website. 


School of Engineering Student Council membership:

Alina Terechshenko, 4th-year Chemical Engineering student: Head of Council
Adilet Sultanbek, 4th-year Electrical and Electronic Engineering student: manager

Aknur Karabay, 3rd-year Civil Engineering student: manager
Bauyrzhan Ibragimov, 3rd-year Mechanical Engineering student: manager
Gainizhamal Kudaibergen, 2nd-year Civil Engineering student: manager
Ulan Kyzyrov, 1st-year student: manager
Renata Sadrtdinova, 1st-year student: manager.