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The Critical Language Scholarship (CLS) Program
The Critical Language Scholarship (CLS) Program is sponsored by the U.S. Department of State with funding provided by the U.S. Government. It is an intensive overseas language and cultural immersion program for American students enrolled at U.S. colleges and universities.
The structure of AUCA courses, lectures and homework assignments, everything is pretty much similar to American universities
Sabrina Beaver, an exchange student from the Wellesley College, US, came to Kyrgyzstan for the first time. She is impressed about a beauty of the country, “Last week we went to Ala-Archa for hiking, it was just gorgeous. I really like Bishkek, I am looking forward to get to know the city better.”
Call for applications. Scholarship Opportunity for Anthropology Students at AUCA
Mary Schweitzer Scholarship for Excellence in Anthropology welcomes applications from promising students of Anthropology Department at AUCA. The aim of this scholarship is to support students who show commitment to and excellence in anthropology.
AUCA Signs Memorandum of Understanding with Leading Indian University
The American University of Central Asia signed a memorandum of understanding with the University of Chandigarh, a leading university in India, located in the state of Punjab. AUCA’s Vice President and Chief Operation Officer, Dr. Chingiz Shamshiev and Vice Chancellor of the Chandigarh Unniversity, Dr. Rajinder Singh Bawa put their signatures on the document on Wednesday, September 12.
“I plunged into a pool full of different cultures, and this is the greatest part of my exchange experience.”
To overcome challenges of learning to express herself, these are the experiences of AUCA senior student Aian Kadyrova during her exchange semester in Bard College, Annandale, New York. Read Aian’s story here:
Anna Ginosyan, a faculty at AUCA will be teaching Greek, a freshly introduced language course
Originally from Krasnodar, Russia, she graduated from department of Modern Greek Philology of the Kuban State University. Last year she taught English language courses at the Continuing Education Center. In the following interview, Anna talks about teaching and opportunities related to Greek courses.
AUCA students turned into prosecutors and defenders in the legendary courtroom where the Nuremberg trials were held
Law Division 2nd year students Bakai Abdykul uulu and Aigerim Egemberdieva, have participated in Nuremberg International Criminal Law Moot Court 2018 which took place at Justice Palace’s courtroom 600 from July 25 to July 29, where Nuremberg tribunal was established. 
American University of Central Asia appoints acting President
Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan – September 2, 2018 – The Board of Trustees of the American University of Central Asia announced today the appointment of Jonathan Becker, the Executive Vice President and Vice President for Academic Affairs at Bard College, as the new acting President of the University. Dr. Becker has been a trustee of AUCA since 2009 and has led its historic collaboration with Bard College.
Locating Central Asia within Eurasia
A second annual workshop  organized by the Department of Central Eurasian Studies, Indiana University, and Central Asian Studies Institute, AUCA, will take place on August 29-31, 2018
Welcome New AUCA Students!
Welcome and congratulations on your acceptance to the American University of Central Asia. We are thrilled that you will be joining our AUCA family!

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