List of 39 best universities in Kyrgyzstan

We ranked 39 best universities in Kyrgyzstan based on their reputation, research performance, and alumni impact. We processed 22.2K citations received by 1.13K publications made by 39 universities in Kyrgyzstan, measured the popularity of 35 recognized alumni, and utilized the largest available links database to calculate the non-academic prominence.

#1 in Kyrgyzstan
#1952 in Asia
#5348 in the World
Acceptance Rate
25%
Enrollment
125
Founded
2000
#2 in Kyrgyzstan
#1993 in Asia
#5462 in the World
Enrollment
6,500
Founded
1939
#3 in Kyrgyzstan
#2121 in Asia
#5767 in the World
Acceptance Rate
25%
Enrollment
1,500
Founded
1993
#4 in Kyrgyzstan
#2416 in Asia
#6431 in the World
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1925
#5 in Kyrgyzstan
#2519 in Asia
#6638 in the World
Enrollment
32,500
Founded
1951
#6 in Kyrgyzstan
#2548 in Asia
#6709 in the World
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1954
#7 in Kyrgyzstan
#2949 in Asia
#7557 in the World
Enrollment
4,500
Founded
1933
#8 in Kyrgyzstan
#3241 in Asia
#8279 in the World
Enrollment
8,500
Founded
1993
#9 in Kyrgyzstan
#3271 in Asia
#8349 in the World
Founded
2002
#10 in Kyrgyzstan
#3415 in Asia
#8745 in the World
Enrollment
7,500
Founded
1979
#11 in Kyrgyzstan
#3535 in Asia
#9019 in the World
Enrollment
5,500
#12 in Kyrgyzstan
#3542 in Asia
#9034 in the World
Acceptance Rate
5%
Enrollment
2,500
#13 in Kyrgyzstan
#3591 in Asia
#9132 in the World
Acceptance Rate
15%
Enrollment
4,500
Founded
1993
#14 in Kyrgyzstan
#3626 in Asia
#9197 in the World
Founded
2003
#15 in Kyrgyzstan
#3940 in Asia
#9919 in the World
Founded
1940
#16 in Kyrgyzstan
#4167 in Asia
#10355 in the World
Enrollment
7,500
Founded
1996
#18 in Kyrgyzstan
#4294 in Asia
#10629 in the World
Enrollment
4,500
Founded
1997
#19 in Kyrgyzstan
#4297 in Asia
#10646 in the World
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1945
#20 in Kyrgyzstan
#4343 in Asia
#10747 in the World
Enrollment
1,702
Founded
1994
#23 in Kyrgyzstan
#4981 in Asia
#12103 in the World
Enrollment
750
Founded
1967
#24 in Kyrgyzstan
#4999 in Asia
#12132 in the World
Enrollment
4,500
Founded
1993
#25 in Kyrgyzstan
#5042 in Asia
#12241 in the World
Enrollment
1,500
Founded
1955
#27 in Kyrgyzstan
#5054 in Asia
#12269 in the World
Acceptance Rate
55%
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1993
#28 in Kyrgyzstan
#5120 in Asia
#12424 in the World
Enrollment
375
Founded
2008
#29 in Kyrgyzstan
#5152 in Asia
#12489 in the World
Acceptance Rate
45%
Enrollment
375
Founded
2004
#30 in Kyrgyzstan
#5174 in Asia
#12533 in the World
Enrollment
3,500
Founded
1996
#31 in Kyrgyzstan
#5235 in Asia
#12687 in the World
Enrollment
2,500
Founded
1998
#32 in Kyrgyzstan
#5369 in Asia
#12983 in the World
Founded
1993
#33 in Kyrgyzstan
#5401 in Asia
#13053 in the World
Enrollment
1,500
Founded
2000
#34 in Kyrgyzstan
#5543 in Asia
#13455 in the World
Founded
1997
#35 in Kyrgyzstan
#5551 in Asia
#13470 in the World
Enrollment
3,500
Founded
2006
#37 in Kyrgyzstan
#5687 in Asia
#13805 in the World
Enrollment
125
Founded
1991
#38 in Kyrgyzstan
#5721 in Asia
#13892 in the World
Enrollment
9,500
Founded
1994
#39 in Kyrgyzstan
#5761 in Asia
#13992 in the World

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

Average cost of living for students in Kyrgyzstan is $245 + $27-196 for rent (depends on where to live: dormitory, renting with a roommate or solo).