Students are provided with a range of facilities at Nazarbayev University. 

Security and maintenance. “University Service Management” focuses on various directions: protection from emergencies, criminal and other kinds of negative displays, control of enforcement, regular evacuation training and action in case of emergencies. 24-four security and dispatching service is provided within the University campus. There is video surveillance in every block and the guards provide security.

Dormitory. Students are provided with comfortable housing and a high level of service. Students dormitory is located within the campus, the cosy rooms are equipped with all required conveniences. There are free Wi-Fi, washing machines and refrigerators on every floor of all the blocks. There are special rooms for the students’ independent work.

Rest. The 1st and the 2nd floors of the dormitory are designated for active rest of the students. They have an opportunity to watch TV, DVD, play the piano, dance in the recreation room, and play ping-pong.

Sports. There are open-door sport grounds in the around area to play football, volleyball in summer and hockey or skating in wintertime.

Medical service. The doctor’s office and a small hospital are located in the dormitory.

Refectory. The refectory is equipped with modern kitchen equipment. Every day the professional chefs cook fresh dishes from natural and qualitative products. The variety of dishes is regularly updated, which allows creating a useful food ration consisting of various and tasty dishes. Students have four free meals in a large hall for 1,000 seats.


Library service. The University has a modern library which is open every day until late evening. Every week the library collection grows by thousands of new materials, including books, CDs, periodicals and reference materials. The Library has also subscribed to a number ofelectronic resources. The NU Library purchases study materials based on recommendations from faculty members. Most materials added to the library collection are from Cambridge University Press, Oxford University Press, Pearson, McMillan, McGraw-Hill and other authoritative publishers.

School of Engineering Subject Librarian - Darya Zvonareva

Contact information:
Email: darya.zvonareva@nu.edu.kz
Phone: +7 (7172) 70-59-41
Block 5, NU Library, Patron Services (2nd floor) and/or Reference department (3rd floor)

– Liaisons for School of Engineering Electrical, Chemical, Civil and Mechanical departments.
– Bachelor, Master and PhD programs.

Subject Librarians are principal contacts for academic departments and research centers. Librarians support research, teaching and learning with the following services:
– Individual research consultations
– Orientations for new graduate students, faculty and researchers
– Instruction sessions and guest lectures at School classes (Embedded librarianship sessions);
– Collection building, textbooks and reference materials order
– Assistance with citation management tools
– Consultations for copyright and scholarly communication
– Facilitating connections with additional campus support