Education System Overview
In the 2019-2020 academic year, 31 U.S. students studied abroad for academic credit in Kyrgyzstan, a dramatic increase when compared to recent years.
Academic calendar year: September - June
Major holidays/breaks: Early November, early January, early May, and July - August
Major exam period: May and June
Structure of the University System
Years of study required to earn a bachelor's degree: 4 - 6 years
Language of instruction: Generally Russian and Kyrgyz languages, but there are few private universities that instruct in English or Turkish languages.
Degrees offered: Bachelors, Masters and Doctorate