School of Economics and Business Administration, American University of Central Asia
The American University of Central Asia School of Economics & Business Administration has over 500 students enrolled in four undergraduate and master's programs. As an organization devoted to liberal arts, engaged scholarship and the development of the local community, AUCA School of Economics & Business Administration also offers courses and a formal academic focus in social entrepreneurship, development and BoP/frugal innovation. It is the only university in Central Asia to have a strategic focus in this domain. As a university in a country with a per capita GDP of $1,300 per year surrounded by other emerging markets with a similar economic situation, AUCA strives to become a center for regional development and innovation centered around serving BoP needs.