Dmitri is a student at the American University of Central Asia (AUCA), Department of Business Administration, and here is his story: AUCA in Dmitri's opinion was the best place to continue his education after he completed Turkish high school. He hopes he will get a quality education and experience vibrant student life at AUCA. He applied to a Business Administration program because since childhood he dreamed of being a businessman who could bring his ideas and dreams to life. Since childhood he has been interested in business. He read biographies of businessmen, watched films, listened to stories about them, and more. As he learned more his dream grew.
AUCA is the best choice for him because it offers modern methods of education, better study conditions than other universities, as well as English education that could bring his knowledge up to international levels. Throughout his years of study he believes he will have a chance to take lessons from international professors, which will help him in his future work. He also has lots of friends at AUCA and they always tell him great stories about the university, its festivals, holidays, etc. These stories motivated him to enroll at AUCA. AUCA also gives KIVA loans for students who need financial aid. His KIVA loan will cover part of his tuition fees.
About American University of Central Asia
The American University of Central Asia (AUCA) is a nonprofit, international, multidisciplinary university in Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan. Founded in 1993 with the support of the United States Government and the Open Society Institute, it provides a unique American-style liberal arts curriculum for top students in the region.
About 90% of AUCA students receive financial aid of some sort. Kiva lenders’ funds are used to supplement financial aid packages with loans offered to students starting their freshman year at the university.