According to Rules for Transfer and Reinstatement of Students over Type of Education Organization, approved by order of the Ministry of Education and Science of the Republic of Kazakhstan No.638 dated December 09, 2008, and the State Educational Standard of the Republic of Kazakhstan “Training Load. General Provisions” of GOSO of the Republic of Kazakhstan 5.03.008-2009
A student can transfer from the one specialty to another one. Such transfer shall be made only on a paid basis; the state educational grant shall not be kept in such case. For such transfer a successful completion (without academic failures) of the first academic period (one semester) is needed. Transfer applications shall be considered only in the period of winter and summer holidays within five business days. The transfer shall be allowed to the same year only if the difference in training plans does not exceed five obligatory training disciplines.
The Dean of the faculty, based on the transcript of the student, shall make a collation report. In the collation report the credited disciplines as well as disciplines of the academic difference shall be reflected.
For such transfer the student shall submit an application (in due form) not later than five days before the beginning of training sessions. Transcript and the collation report shall be attached to the application. The application shall be signed by Deans of faculties, Director of the Front-office and, for approval of it by the Director of the institution and issuance of an order, shall be delivered to the department of registration and academic mobility .
A student shall eliminate the difference in disciplines of the training plans only on the paid basis. Procedure and terms of elimination of the difference shall be made in accordance with an order of the Dean of the Faculty. The difference which was not eliminated in due time shall be further registered as an academic failure.