New format UNT not to create additional barriers to university admission
During the press conference, following the results of meeting of the Government of Kazakhstan reported, Vice-Minister of Education and Science of Kazakhstan Elmira Sukhanberdiyeva reported that the introduction of the new format of the UNT will not create barriers for graduates to entry into universities.
“I think that there is no barrier for admission to universities in connection with the exams. Everything is spelled out very clearly. On the contrary, we have facilitated the task of graduates. Final certification that was completed in 11 years at school, a child will take be taken exams at school and prepared for test-paper. There will be nor rush for admission. The new format of the UNT is an opportunity to compete for a grant to any student, all conditions will be equal,”, E. Sukhanberdiyeva said.
It is worth noting that it was proposed to hold the final certification of graduates in 2017 by the new system, which will be in the form of final examination at schools and the UNT as the entrance exam to universities.
During the meeting, the Government of Prime Minister of Kazakhstan Bakytzhan Sagintayev stressed that the preparatory work for the UNT-2017 should be carried out now and at a high level.
Source: The Prime Minister of Kazakhstan