American University of Central Asia - AUCA - Academics


"An AUCA education is different than any you will find in Central Asia. Based on the American liberal arts model, AUCA values free expression, critical inquiry and academic honesty. AUCA prepares young leaders not only for economic success, but also community engagement and personal development."

New Generation Academy

The New Generation Academy (NGA) is a comprehensive academic preparatory program at the American University of Central Asia (AUCA) in Bishkek. NGA offers an intensive one-year program that aims at preparing its graduates for the university. The program seeks to fill the gaps in the public school system to help high school graduates enter a university of their choice. Participants complete a rigorous program in the English language and College Mathematics, as well as in Kyrgyz and Russian languages.


Graduate Programs

Professional programs to develop leaders in Kyrgyzstan's most needed specialties.

First Year Seminar


AUCA-NMBU projects brings together students and faculty of the two institutions through sharing experience.

Center for Teaching, Learning, and Technology

The mission of the Center for Teaching, Learning, and Technology is to foster new and creative pedagogies for the 21st century. We support and encourage reflective teaching practices focusing on student learning and inspired by research. We encourage faculty in their increase of knowledge, skills, and dispositions related to the increasingly connected and technological reality.


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A world of resources at your fingertips, the AUCA library helps you develop, deepen and enrich your learning experience.


There are various ways you can take advantage of AUCA's career services, either as a client seeking help in managing your career or as a contributor offering assistance to students and recent graduates who are considering their employment options. Services include assistance with resume and cover letter writing, accessto career-related events and skills development workshops, and information about employers and job and internship opportunities.

Writing and Academic Resource Center

Need help with your writing? Have an essay or paper assignment you’d like to get some feedback on? Need some help with math? Come to the writing & academic resource center.

American University of Central Asia
7/6 Aaly Tokombaev Street
Bishkek, Kyrgyz Republic 720060

Tel.: +996 (312) 915000 + Еxt.
Fax: +996 (312) 915 028