17 Notable alumni of
Kyrgyz National University

Kyrgyz National University is 1622nd in the world, 373rd in Asia, and 1st in Kyrgyzstan by aggregated alumni prominence. Below is the list of 17 notable alumni from Kyrgyz National University sorted by their wiki pages popularity. The directory includes famous graduates along with research and academic staff.

  1. Muhammetkaliy Abulgaziyev

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    Muhammetkaliy Abulgaziyev
    Born in
    Kyrgyzstan Flag Kyrgyzstan
    Years
    1968-.. (age 53)
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    Mukhammetkalyy Duyshekeyevich Abylgaziyev is a Kyrgyz politician who served as the Prime Minister of Kyrgyzstan from 20 April 2018 to 15 June 2020.

  2. Temir Sariyev

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    Temir Sariyev
    Born in
    Kyrgyzstan Flag Kyrgyzstan
    Years
    1963-.. (age 58)
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    Temir Agrembaevich Sariyev is a Kyrgyz politician who was Prime Minister of Kyrgyzstan from 2015 to 2016. He was a presidential candidate for the 2009 elections, receiving 157,005 (6.74%) votes. Sariyev was a candidate in the country's 2017 presidential elections, in which he garnered 2.54% of the vote (42,910 votes) and came in fourth place.

  3. Omurbek Tekebayev

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    Omurbek Tekebayev
    Born in
    Kyrgyzstan Flag Kyrgyzstan
    Years
    1958-.. (age 63)
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    Omurbek Chirkeshovich Tekebayev is a Kyrgyz politician. He was Speaker of the Kyrgyz Parliament from March 2005 to March 2006. Tekebaev is the leader of the Ata-Meken socialist party. Tekebayev is currently serving an eight-year jail sentence for corruption and fraud.

  4. Naum Kleiman

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    Naum Kleiman
    Born in
    Moldova Flag Moldova
    Years
    1937-.. (age 84)
    Occupations
    opinion journalistfilm criticdrama teacherfilm scholarhistorian
    Biography

    Naum Kleiman is an historian of cinema, Russian film critic, specialist in Sergei Eisenstein, former manager of the Moscow State Central Cinema Museum, Eisenstein-Centre director, actor and filmmaker. He was a member of the jury at the 43rd Berlin International Film Festival in 1993 and a member of the jury at the Venice Film Festival in 1991. He is a FIPRESCI laureate.

  5. Chynybai Tursunbekov

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    Chynybai Tursunbekov
    Born in
    Kyrgyzstan Flag Kyrgyzstan
    Years
    1960-2020 (aged 60)
    Enrolled in Kyrgyz National University
    Studied in 1983
    Occupations
    writer
    Biography

    Chynybai Akunovich Tursunbekov was a Kyrgyz politician.

  6. Myktybek Abdyldaev

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    Myktybek Abdyldaev
    Born in
    Kyrgyzstan Flag Kyrgyzstan
    Years
    1953-.. (age 68)
    Enrolled in Kyrgyz National University
    Studied in 1976
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    Myktybek Yusupovich Abdyldayev is a Kyrgyz politician, and current member of the Supreme Council of Kyrgyzstan as deputy for the Bir Bol party.

  7. Dastan Djoumabekov

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    Dastan Djoumabekov
    Born in
    Kyrgyzstan Flag Kyrgyzstan
    Years
    1976-.. (age 45)
    Enrolled in Kyrgyz National University
    Studied in 2001
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    Dastan Jumabekov is a Kyrgyz politician who has served as Speaker of the Supreme Council of Kyrgyzstan, the country’s parliament, since his appointment on October 25, 2017. He was elected Speaker with a vote of 80-30 MPs, succeeding the outgoing Chynybaĭ Tursunbekov, who had stepped down to “preserve stability in the country”.

  8. Talant Mamytov

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    Talant Mamytov
    Born in
    Kyrgyzstan Flag Kyrgyzstan
    Years
    1976-.. (age 45)
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    Talant Turdumamatovich Mamytov is a member of the Supreme Council of Kyrgyzstan and a deputy from the Republic-Ata Zhurt faction. He was elected speaker of the council on November 4, 2020 after the resignation of interim President Sadyr Japarov. Due to the vacancy of the Presidency, the speaker of the council became head of state of Kyrgyzstan.

  9. Igor Chudinov

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    Igor Chudinov
    Born in
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    Years
    1961-.. (age 60)
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    Igor Vitalyevich Chudinov is a former Prime Minister of Kyrgyzstan. He was appointed to that position on December 24, 2007, following the resignation of Iskenderbek Aidaraliyev. Prior to his appointment, he was an energy and industry minister in the Kyrgyz government.

  10. Sadyk Sher-Niyaz

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    Sadyk Sher-Niyaz
    Born in
    Kyrgyzstan Flag Kyrgyzstan
    Years
    1969-.. (age 52)
    Occupations
    politicianfilmmaker
    Biography

    Sadyk Sher-Niyaz is a director, producer, and public figure from the Kyrgyz Republic, most well known for his work on the film Kurmanjan Datka: Queen of the Mountains

  11. Tyntchtykbek Tchoroev

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    Tyntchtykbek Tchoroev
    Born in
    Kyrgyzstan Flag Kyrgyzstan
    Years
    1959-.. (age 62)
    Enrolled in Kyrgyz National University
    Studied in 1981
    Occupations
    journalisthistorianuniversity teacherpolitician
    Biography

    Tyntchtykbek Kadyrmambetovich Tchoroev (Kyrgyz: Тынчтыкбек Чороев (Чоротегин), a Kyrgyz historian, publicist and journalist. President of the Kyrgyz History Society (elected on 11 February 2012), Doctor of History (1998), Professor of the Kyrgyz State National University named after Jusup Balasagyn (2002). Dr. Tchoroev is well known as an independent history researcher, Turkologist and journalist. Until September 2011, he worked as a broadcaster at Radio Azattyk, i.e. Kyrgyz Service of Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty (he was Director of the Kyrgyz Service between 1 January 2003 and 30 September 2010). He was Chairman of the Board of the Muras (Heritage) Foundation under the Office of the President of the Kyrgyz Republic (between 30 August 2013 and 4 May 2017).

  12. Akhmatbek Keldibekov

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    Akhmatbek Keldibekov
    Born in
    Kyrgyzstan Flag Kyrgyzstan
    Years
    1966-.. (age 55)
    Occupations
    politicianeconomist
    Biography

    Akhmatbek Keldibekov was the Speaker of Parliament in Kyrgyzstan as of 17 December 2010, in office until 2011. He is a member of the Ata-Zhurt party. He was elected with 101 votes in favour and 14 against as part of the formation of a new government. Keldibekov was arrested in November 2013 and charged with abuse of office and financial misdeeds, sparking protests in his native region of Osh in the country's south. His supporters insist that his arrest is politically motivated.

  13. Bakyt Beshimov

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    Bakyt Beshimov
    Born in
    Kyrgyzstan Flag Kyrgyzstan
    Years
    1954-.. (age 67)
    Occupations
    diplomatpolitician
    Biography

    Bakyt Beshimov is a leader of parliamentary fraction and deputy chairman of Social Democratic Party of Kyrgyzstan. Bakyt Beshimov is a prominent opposition leader, famous for his liberal views, and speaking out against Kurmanbek Bakiyev's and Askar Akayev's regimes.

  14. Andrey Adamovskiy

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    Andrey Adamovskiy
    Born in
    Kyrgyzstan Flag Kyrgyzstan
    Years
    1962-.. (age 59)
    Occupations
    art collectorpatron of the artsbusinessperson
    Biography

    Andrey Adamovskiy – Ukrainian businessman and philanthropist. His interests include commercial real estate, retail, communications. He is a contemporary art collector and a co-founder of the Ukrainian Avant-garde Art Foundation, which owns one of the largest art collections (works of Ukrainian and Russian art) of the second half of the XIX – early XX centuries.

  15. Fyodor Samokhin

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    Fyodor Samokhin
    Years
    1918-1992 (aged 74)
    Occupations
    prosaistjournalistopinion journalisttranslator
    Biography

    Fedor Ivanovich Samokhin was a Soviet prose writer, journalist, translator, member of the Union of writers of the USSR (since 1958). One of the representatives of "village" and "lieutenant" prose. The oldest Russian writer of Kyrgyzstan, whose works reflect the life of the people of the republic, its history and modernity. For his achievements in the field of fiction and for his active participation in the promotion and development of Kyrgyz Soviet literature, he was awarded three Honorary Diplomas of the Presidium of the Supreme Soviet of the Kirghiz SSR.

  16. Mambet Koigeldiev

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    Mambet Koigeldiev
    Born in
    Kazakhstan Flag Kazakhstan
    Years
    1946-.. (age 75)
    Occupations
    academichistorian
    Biography

    Mambet Kulzhabayuly Koigeldiev is a Kazakh historian, Doctor of Historical Sciences, professor, Full Member of the Kazakhstan National Academy of Science. He also serves as a President of Association of Historians of Kazakhstan He specializes in Alash Orda, Alash movement.

  17. Uran Botobekov

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    Uran Botobekov
    Born in
    Kyrgyzstan Flag Kyrgyzstan
    Years
    1967-.. (age 54)
    Occupations
    journalistpolitician
    Biography

    Uran Toktonazarovich Botobekov – is a Kyrgyz scholar, journalist, diplomat and publicist, as well as a Doctor of Political Sciences. He was an opposition activist until 2016 when he emigrated. He is also the author of more than 60 scientific and analytical articles on politics, religion and economy of the post-Soviet Central Asian states. His scientific works were published in magazines in Russia, Turkey, Ukraine, Kazakhstan, Japan, USA, India, China, Vietnam, Germany and Kyrgyzstan etc.