Prior to joining the University of Central Asia, Kuandyk Tleuzhanuly worked at the Kazakh-British Technical University (KBTU) as Director of a joint International School of Economics programme with KBTU and the London School of Economics.
He was a Senior Lecturer of an Introductory Statistics course, based on Advanced Placement exams conducted by USA College Board. He co-founded the New School of Economics at Satbayev University in Almaty, Kazakhstan, and directed this programme before joining SPCE in Tekeli.
He has extensive experience directing all aspects of programme design, curriculum development, as well as recruitment of students and faculty. He holds a Master's in Public Administration from KIMEP University in Almaty.