Vice-Rector For Scientific Work And International Relations
Vice-Rector For Socio-Cultural Development
Sagyndykova Zhailagul Oralovna
Vice Rector to Internationalization and Infrastructure Development
Rector's Advisor for International Integration
Sh. Ualikhanov Kokshetau University is a modern, actively developing higher educational institution with great traditions, great potential and serious plans for the future.
Educational activity of the University is aimed at realizing the tasks set by the President of the Republic of Kazakhstan, N.A . Nazarbayev to create a flexible, open, continuously developing and accessible system of training international level academic staff.
The University trains students in 53 specialties of bachelor's degree in full-time, evening and correspondence forms of study, 28 specialties of magistracy, 6 specialties of PhD-doctorate.
The high level of training of specialists was confirmed by the Independent Agency for Accreditation and Rating (IAAR). In 2016, 17 educational programs of bachelor's and master's passed national specialized accreditation. In total, 60 educational programs of bachelor's and master's degrees have been accredited to date. Six educational programs have passed international accreditation.
Within the framework of the cultural project "The Triunity of Languages", the university implements a multilingual education in 17 educational programs in the pedagogical, scientific and engineering fields. In 2016 the first graduate of the multilingual programs was held. Two-degree educational programs of magistracy, joint with Dostoevsky Omsk State University, are implemented. 11 teachers of our university study at the postgraduate level in Russian universities.
A multidisciplinary college is opened at the university, which provides training for students in pedagogical and economic specialties.
Sh. Ualikhanov KU participates in the implementation of the state program "Serpin - 2050", within the framework of which 728 students are studying at the university.
Preparation of students is carried out by more than 400 teachers. Among them - 21 doctors of sciences, 16 professors, 7 PhD doctors, 86 candidates of science, 42 associate professors, 193 master's. The pride of the university is the teachers who were awarded the high title of the Republican contest of the Ministry of Education and Science of the Republic of Kazakhstan "The best teacher of the university". In recent years 40 teachers of the university have been awarded this honorable nomination.
Three teachers of the university entered into the Independent rating "TOP-50" of the teaching staff of Kazakhstani universities : professor Sagalbekov Ualikhan Malgazhdarovich, professor Abuev Kadyrzhan Kabidenuly, associate professor Seilkhanov Tulegen Muratovich.
There are four academicians of the IAS RK, one is the member of the Academy of International Informatization, one is the member of the National Academy, three corresponding members of the RK academies and international academies. The titles "Honorary Worker of Education and Science of the Republic of Kazakhstan", "Honored Worker of the RK" were given to 11 employees.
Three teachers were awarded with the orders "Kurmet" and "Red Banner of Labor", four teachers with "The Badge of Honor" and breastplates "For the Services in the Development of Science of the Republic of Kazakhstan", seven teachers with Y. Altynsarin award, three with "Golden Star" medal, one with "Excellent worker of agriculture" , one with V.I.Vernadsky gold sign award , one with "Yeren enbegi ushin" medal .
Status of Sh. Ualikhanov Kokshetau University assumes conducting fundamental and applied research in various fields of science. Scientific research is conducted on more than 150 initiative topics. The university has a significant potential for scientific developments ready for commercialization. Ten scientific projects were included in the catalog of promising scientific achievements.
The work on implementation of the grant projects won in the competitions of the Ministry of Education and Science of the Republic of Kazakhstan, the Ministry of Agriculture of the Republic of Kazakhstan within the state private partnership is carried out at the university.
Within the framework of international cooperation, scientific projects are being implemented with Russia, Great Britain, India, etc.
University students actively participate in various competitions, academic competitions and take prizes. So, in 2016 out of 30 teams which participated in the Republican subject competitions, 25 of them showed high results and won prizes.
According to the results of the Republican competition of research works of students, 10 our students became winners. According to the results of the republican contest "Scientists of the Future" of the Fund of the First President of the Republic of Kazakhstan, the winner was a student of our university from the specialty "Agronomy". According to the results of the republican contest "The Best course paper", four our students won prizes.
The library at Sh. Ualikhanov KSU includes more than 700 thousand items of scientific and educational methodical publications. The university has its own printing house. The university newspaper "Alau" is published every month, the scientific journal "Bulletin of Sh. Ualikhanov Kokshetau State University" is published twice a year .
The material and technical base of the university is renewed and strengthened annually. Today the university has 4 educational buildings, 5 Internet cafes, 8 reading rooms, 3 museums, 29 computer classes, 28 multimedia classes, the House of Scientists, 5 dormitories, the student nutrition center, the educational and research complex "Elite", bathroom and laundry facility.
The university pays much attention to the social protection of students and employees. There is a medical center and dispensary "Arasan" at the university. Sh. Ualikhanov KSU has a modern sports base, which consists of 2 sports and recreation facilities,basketball, volleyball, wrestling gyms, gymnastics room, 2 sports gyms, a student sports and recreation complex "Tulpar" located in the resort area of Zerenda . There are sports sections and groups of physical culture and health. For employees there are 18 departmental apartments.
In 2016 in order to introduce corporate management in universities , the University created the Supervisory Council.
To date, the university is systematically building a strategy of close integration with the world educational and scientific information system. The University closely cooperates with leading foreign universities in Poland, Germany, Great Britain, France, Italy, Bulgaria, the USA, Romania, Latvia, Russia, the countries of the Central Asian region.
According to the program "Involvement of Foreign Experts in Higher Education Institutions of the Republic of Kazakhstan" foreign scientists are invited to the university for lecturing to our students. Within the framework of the program "Involvement of foreign top managers" at the university works a professor from Bulgaria as a vice-rector for strategic development, and a professor from Italy as a vice-rector for innovation and commercialization.
In order to implement academic mobility, university students are trained during one academic period in leading universities of Kazakhstan and the World. Students of other Kazakh and foreign universities have the opportunity to study at our university too. Within the framework of the international exchange programs Erasmus, DAAD, IREX, LOGO, TEMPUS, the Presidential Program "Bolashak", etc., the University's teachers and students study and are trained in universities of Austria, Switzerland, Germany, Great Britain , The USA, Russia, Spain.
The international projects Tempus and Erasmus are implemented by the university. On the number of the European projects the university takes the 4th place among higher education institutions of Kazakhstan.
According to "Bolashak "program, 15 university graduates study on master's program of the world's leading universities.
The university has developed a comprehensive program for the implementation of the State Program for the patriotic education of youth. An important direction of the youth policy of the University is multicultural education, strengthening of interethnic concord. For more than 7 years, the Student Assembly "Atameken" has been working to unite representatives of 20 different nationalities. Actively introduced club forms of work with students, widely disseminated in the practice of the best universities in the world.
For the desire to achieve high quality of products and services in accordance with European standards Sh. Ualikhanov KU was awarded with the sign of the International award "EUROPEAN QUALITY". In 2015, the university entered the European and Eurasian Association of Universities.