American University of Central Asia - AUCA - Admission Requirements



An applicant must have received, from a regionally accredited institution, a baccalaureate degree in Social Sciences and Humanities. Applicants who are still completing their baccalaureate requirements at the time of application may be admitted to the Graduate School conditional on the awarding of the baccalaureate degree.

Ordinarily, entering students must have completed in a satisfactory manner, a minimum of course work in designated areas, the specific courses and amount of work depending upon the intended field of advanced study.

To apply for admission to the Master of Arts in Applied Psychology, all students are required to submit a Resume, two letters of recommendation (from professors or other individuals familiar with the student's intellectual abilities), copy of official university transcript, and a statement of purpose (from 1-2 pages) outlining significant community work experience, along with career and academic objectives.


Students should submit their materials electronically to or via regular mail to:

Elena Kim, Ph.D.

Head of the MA program in Applied Psychology

American University of Central Asia

205 Abdymomunov St., 720040 Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan

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

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