On 27 September in Astana the Friendship Garden was officially opened. At the event, by the invitation of the Embassy of South Korea in Kazakhstan, took part Vice-Rector for international cooperation and innovations B.Zh.Somzhurek. The Friendship Garden is the embodiment of strong friendship and mutual understanding of the two countries. Symbolically, the Garden has been opened in the year of the 25th anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic relations between the Republic of Kazakhstan and the Republic of Korea.
It should be noted that Gumilyov ENU closely cooperate with the South Korea leading universities such as, Andong National University, Korea University, Seoul National University, Busan University of Foreign Studies, Incheon National University and Gyeongsang National University.