Dr. Aigerim Shilibekova

Dr. Aigerim Shilibekova is the First Vice Rector – Vice Rector for Strategic Planning and International Relations at Atyrau State University in Kazakhstan. She is a coordinator of many successful innovative projects at Atyrau State University such as the Kids University, English Only Space and the business incubator and co-working iSpace, the Science Café, and the Eco-Campus.

Dr. Shilibekova holds BA degree in Economics from Taraz State University, Kazakhstan (1999), MA in International Relations from Istanbul University, Turkey (2004) and PhD in Political Science from Eurasian National University, Kazakhstan (2009). She is an alumna of the Executive Education Program from Harvard University’s Kennedy School of Government (2013). She speaks Kazakh, Russian, English, Turkish, and French and has the moderate knowledge of German and Persian.