Top 39 universities in Kyrgyzstan: Rankings & Acceptance rate

University name
Acceptance rate
Acc. rate
City & State
1Kyrgyz Russian Slavic UniversityBishkek
2Kyrgyz-Turkish Manas UniversityBishkek
3University of Central AsiaBishkek
4American University of Central Asia25%Bishkek
5K. Sh. Toktomamatova International UniversityJalalabat
6International University of Kyrgyzstan15%Bishkek
7Osh State UniversityOsh
8Kyrgyz National UniversityBishkek
9Chui UniversityBishkek
10Academy of Public Administration under the President of the Kyrgyz RepublicBishkek
11Ala-Too International University5%Bishkek
12Issyk-Kul State UniversityKarakol
13Kyrgyz Economic UniversityBishkek
14Bishkek Academy of Finance and EconomicsBishkek
15Academy of Education of KyrgyzstanBishkek
16Kyrgyz State Medical AcademyBishkek
17Kyrgyz State Technical UniversityBishkek
18Kyrgyz State University after I. ArabayevBishkek
19Bishkek Humanities UniversityBishkek
20Kyrgyz National Agrarian UniversityBishkek
21Kyrgyz State University of Construction, Transportation and ArchitectureBishkek
22International University of Central AsiaTokmok
23Jalalabad State University55%Jalalabat
24Kyrgyz-Uzbek UniversityOsh
25Osh Technological UniversityOsh
26International University of Innovative TechnologiesBishkek
27Asian Medical Institute45%Kant
28Naryn State UniversityNaryn
29Kyrgyz State Academy of LawBishkek
30Kyrgyz-Russian Academy of EducationBishkek
31Diplomatic Academy of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Kyrgyz RepublicBishkek
32Eastern University n.a. Mahmud Kashgari-BarskaniBishkek
33International Academy of Management, Law, Finance and BusinessBishkek
34Kyrgyz State University of Culture and ArtsBishkek
35Kyrgyzskaya State Academy of Physical Culture and SportsBishkek
36Talas State UniversityTalas
37Kyrgyz National ConservatoryBishkek
38National Academy of Arts of the Kyrgyz RepublicBishkek
39Osh State Law InstituteOsh

The best cities to study in Kyrgyzstan based on the number of universities and their ranks are Bishkek, Jalalabat, Osh, and Karakol.

Average cost of living for students in Kyrgyzstan is $231 + $28-199 for rent (depends on where to live: dormitory, renting with a roommate or solo).