BISHKEK ACADEMY OF FINANCE AND ECONOMICS
BAFE’s mission: assistance to the society in formation and development of market institutes through training and re-training of specialists in the sphere of economics and business on the basis of educational programs, which have the applied nature.
Bishkek Academy of Finance and Economics (BAFE) is a private higher educational
institution, managed by the Founders Council. It was established in 1994.
BAFE is an educational and methodological center for: Chamber
of Accountants and auditors of the Kyrgyz Republic, First private Pension
fund “KYRGYZSTAN”, State Committee on investments and property management
of the Kyrgyz Republic, Association of tour operators of the Kyrgyz Republic,
BAFE develops professional educational programs on the following specialties
and provides graduates with diplomas of the state standard:
Specialty - Management
Specialty – Finance and Credit
Specialty – Accounting, Analysis and Audit
Specialty – Taxes and taxation
Specialty – Social-Cultural Service and Tourism
Specialty – Information systems in economics
BAFE offers the following Master Programs:
PROJECTS AND GRANTS
Tempus Tacis project «M.S. in Socio-Economics: curricula development»
A three-year Tempus Tacis project «M.S. in Socio-Economics: curricula development»
was officially supported by the Commission. It’s aimed at the Master programs
development in the universities of Kyrgyzstan and Uzbekistan, credit system
implementation, establishing of a system for evaluation and quality assurance
both based on a Peer – Evaluation.
Project «Development of Career Center at Bishkek Academy of Finance and Economics», 2005-2006. The project is financed by CARANA Corporation, Business and Economics Education Project. It is targeted at the assistance in strengthening of links between business and universities through the development of the Career Center. It should solve the following tasks: orientation of the university on the demands of business, rising a rate of students’ job placement, strengthening links with alumni.
The academy participates as a pilot institute in the following projects:
The main purpose of the project is in the creation of the experiment curriculum
on Economics and organization of educational process on ECTS. In the framework
of the project the following tasks were accomplished: information of freshmen
and students about the changes in the work with professors, about changes
in the organization of classes, formation of individual educational plan
for the student, changes of teaching methodologies.
The project is aimed at the preparation of basis for the transition to the Bologna process through the introduction of ECTS. Tasks of the project are in the learning of experience of European universities on introduction of ECTS. Partner universities on the project were San – Martin College, the Great Britain and Perkamaa Polytechnic, Finland . Within the project a conference on the project results was hold.
It’s a one-year project (2004-2005) supported by Eurasia foundation and aimed at the introduction of the principles of ecological management in management of hotel- tourist enterprises for abridging the negative action on the environment and simultaneous reduction of production expenses. One of the outcomes is expected to be a foundation of the Chamber of Ecological Auditors.
Project on reformation of educational system of the Kyrgyz Republic 2001 (Asian Bank of Development)
TRAINING AND COURSES
BAFE has an impressive background and experience in conducting trainings
and courses for government institutions, international organizations,
private companies, and entrepreneurs on accounting, financial management,
running small and medium businesses.
The conference was organized by Bishkek Academy of Finance and Economics
with the support of the Administration of the President of the Kyrgyz Republic,
Ministry of Education of the Kyrgyz Republic, Ministry of economic development,
industry and trade of the Kyrgyz Republic, State Agency on science and intellectual
property of the Kyrgyz Republic,CAMAN, USAID, Tempus-Tacis.
An International conference “Integration of the Kyrgyzstan’s education system into the Bologna process: university management issues” was hold in December 9, 2003.
The conference was organized by the Administration of the President of the
Kyrgyz Republic, Ministry of Education and Culture of the Kyrgyz Republic,
Representatives of the European Commission in Kazakhstan and Kyrgyzstan,
the State Agency on science and intellectual property under the Government
of the Kyrgyz Republic, TEMPUS TACIS, Institute for Advanced Studies (Vienna),
Bishkek Academy of Finance and Economics, Kyrgyz National University named
after J. Balasagyn, International University of Kyrgyzstan.
In April 26, 2003 Bishkek Academy of Finance and Economics with the support of the State Agency on science and intellectual property under the Government of the Kyrgyz Republic and a Bishkek city administration conducted a students’ conference «Bishkek – a city going toward a future!». The conference was hold in the HYATT Regency Bishkek hotel.
Representatives of Bishkek city administration, international organizations,
ministries and establishments, and companies participated in the conference.
In April 16, 2002 in the HYATT hotel’s conference hall an international conference of the Bishkek Academy of Finance and Economics “Problems of professional training for the hotel-tourist industry” took place.
Creating National Information Centers about the Bologna Process in the Kyrgyz Republic. Tempus Project SCM TO12B04