Important Dates

January 30, 2017

MMM Application Opens

May 12, 2017

MММ Application Closes

May – June, 2017

MMM Interviews

July, 2017

Admission Letters Are Submitted

August, 2017

MMM Program Starts

Requirements for Master of Molecular Medicine (MMM) program applicants

Applicants must meet the following criteria to be eligible to enroll in the MMM program:

1) an undergraduate degree (Bachelor’s degree or equivalent) in a relevant discipline, to be determined by the Admissions Committee;
2) a minimum CGPA of 2.75, based on a 4.00 point scale (or equivalent on a 5.00 point scale);
3) overall minimum score on the International English Language Testing System (IELTS) of 6.5 (with no sub-scores less than 6.0), or the equivalent TOEFL score as posted on the ETS website, or request and acquire a waver at the discretion of the Admissions Committee.

Admission is competitive for the limited MMM slots and selection will be determined by a holistic consideration of factors.

The two-year MMM degree offered in the Nazarbayev University School of Medicine is based on the highest international standards.  As an offering of the School of Medicine, we provide highly-qualified faculty and teaching and research resources. 

Every applicant must submit an Application Package that consists of the following documents:

1. Complete application form for the program; the application form can be accessed after registration at
2. Official copy of degree diplomas/certificates with transcripts (with notarized English translations);
3. IELTS or TOEFL test report/certificate valid as of commencement of the Program (if applicable);
4. GRE/GMAT test reports/certificates (optional) valid as of commencement of the Program;
5. Notarized copy of Passport/national ID (with notarized English translation);
6. Two letters of recommendation;
7. Statement of purpose incorporated into the application form;
8. 086у medical certificate;
9. Original document about the presence or absence of a criminal record.