The International University of Kyrgyzstan is a university in Bishkek (capital city), Kyrgyzstan. IUK has been rated as “the most students from entire Kyrgyzstan”. The university was established by decree of the President of the Kyrgyz Republic, Askar Akayev, on March 11, 1993. The International University of Kyrgyzstan is a state university with the status of International Higher Education and has a direct relationship to the Government of the Kyrgyz Republic. By the decree of the President of the Kyrgyz Republic on December 30, 1998, and the enactment of the Kyrgyz Republic Government, the International University was given the status of autonomous self-management.