1289 grants are allocated for orphans and children left without parental care, disabled persons of I, II groups, lifelong disabled persons, and children with disabilities, according to the University’s press service.
Currently 112 orphans, 26 physically challenged, 4950 – low income and 874 students from large families study at the University.
L.N. Gumilyov Eurasian National University, an acknowledged academic, research, social and cultural centre, was founded in 1996 by the Decree of N.A.Nazarbayev, the President of the Republic of Kazakhstan. The core reason for establishing this higher education institution was the idea of Eurasian Union. The university, which plays an important role Eurasian academic area, has itself initiated the process leading to the achievement of this goal.