The University of Central Asia’s School of Professional and Continuing Education (SPCE) in Tekeli, Kazakhstan carries out activities in the field of technical and vocational education. The short-term educational professional programmes are focused on acquiring new knowledge and skills in either student's relevant profession or in a new field for direct entry into the labor market.
Formerly built as a universal shop in 1973 followed by its privatisation by UCA in 2003, Tekeli town campus in Kazakhstan had to go through major reconstruction during 2004-2006, and it officially commenced its operation in the fall of 2006.
SPCE organizes various events throughout the year including Global Money Week, olympiads, contests, debates, English-speaking clubs, open houses, and many others. It also invites guest speakers to conduct workshops and lectures. At the end of each programme, SPCE conducts graduation ceremonies to award students with certificates.