Logo close icon

Integrated water cycle management in Kazakhstan

I-WEB is an exciting, multi-disciplinary and international collaboration of 15 organisations from Kazakhstan and the EU, co-ordinated by Professor Lian Lundy, which is supporting 3 universities in Kazakhstan (KZ) to work collaboratively with business, professional bodies and regulatory organisations to co-develop and deliver Integrated Water Cycle Management (IWCM) Masters and PhD programmes.

Its ambitious objectives include:

  • supporting a two-way dialogue between business, regulators and policy makers,
  • meeting the practice and research needs of industry through the training of students in IWCM best practice
  • enhancing international mobilities through the development and delivery of Bologna compliant MSc and PhD programmes.

Partners in the I-WEB consortium are:

  • Middlesex University (MDX - coordinator)
  • Al-Farabi Kazakh National University (KazNU)
  • Ahmed Yasawi International Kazak-Turkish University (IKTU)
  • Kokshetau State University (KokSU) named after Shokan Ualikhanov
  • Universit├Ąt Leipzig (ULZ,)
  • Universitat Politecnica de Valencia (UPV)
  • University of Cyprus (UCY)
  • Institute of Geography (IoG) of RK
  • Environmental Centre for Central Asia (CAREC)
  • Kazak Research Institute of Fisheries (KazRIF)
  • Kazak Scientific Research Institute of Water Economy (KazSRIWE)
  • Institute of Professional Development and Retraining (IPKAO)
  • Ministry of Education and Science (MES) Control Committee
  • The Centre of the Bologna Process and Academic Mobility (CBPAM)
  • The Fund Zhas Otan in Akmola region (FZOAR)

The collaboration produced a textbook for Kazakh students and professionals.

You can visit the project website by clicking here

In this section

Back to top