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AUCA recognizes MITx MicroMasters Program credential in Data, Economics and Development Policy for credits

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Get your American accredited degree

AUCA Economics Department offers one of the best undergraduate and graduate programs in Central Asia, AUCA-Bard US and Kyrgyzstan accredited dual degree program

Why study Economics at AUCA?

Our students gain the quantitative and analytical skills demanded by employers and required for policy creation in international affairs and development.

Master of Science in Economics ​

Our two-year full-time MSc Program satisfies the highest international standards of education and is similar in content to the Master’s programs of the best American and European economics departments. ​


Our faculty is engaged in making empirical research in different areas. We opened Center for Environment and Development (CED AUCA).

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American University of Central Asia

7/6 Aaly Tokombaev str., Bishkek

720060 Kyrgyz Republic

Tel.: +996 312 915 000 ext. 470

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Nurgul Ukueva ​

Head ​

Nurgul earned her Ph.D. degree in Economics from Duke University, USA. She received her M.A. in Economics from Duke University and Temple University, USA.

Nurgul’s fields of specialization are Development Economics, International Economics, Economics Growth. ​

  • 915000 (ext. 460)

Aikumush Zhakypbekova ​

​Program assistant

​Assistant to BA in Economics and MSc in Economics Programs.

  • 915000 (ext. 470)

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