Nazarbayev Intellectual School of Chemistry and Biology in Karaganda


Teaching and educating talented and gifted children of the region through the implementation of a multilingual, innovative, value-oriented model of school education.

NIS Karaganda graduate is a responsible citizen of the Republic of Kazakhstan, who is able to think critically, speak several languages, strive for leadership and life-long learning in a rapidly changing world.


is the exchange of international cultural experience and knowledge based on cooperation, respect and tolerance.

Global citizenship

is valuing our identity while embracing diversity as we transcend boundaries in order to contribute responsibly to a global common good

Nazarbayev Intellectual School of Chemistry and Biology in Karaganda city was opened February 1, 2013. It became the eighth consecutive Intellectual school that was run on the initiative of the Head of the State.

Intellectual school consists of three floors, fourteen blocks and is designed for 720 pupils. The type of the new school is a full day school. In the educational institution there are 62 study rooms, three extended laboratories on Physics, Chemistry and Biology. Classrooms and laboratories equipped with training equipment and furniture from Kazakhstan, Russia, the United Kingdom, Germany and the United States. For children who come from another cities a dormitory with 120 beds is provided. There are two sport gyms, fitness room, a football field, a jogging track and sport courts to conduct PT lessons. To carry out cultural and leisure facilities there is an assembly hall with 350 seats. There is an extensive library, a modern media library, an information center. Also, there is a dining room for 360 seats. The educational process is aimed at maximum mastering of educational and pastoral care work. The educational process is organized by 119 local subject teachers and 9 international teachers from Great Britain, the USA, the Philippines, Canada, Kenya and Australia.

Address: Karaganda city, 62 Shakhterov Avenue 

Phone number: 8 (7212) 55 88 80