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Rector s Message

 

Kazakh National Pedagogical University named after Abai - the most oldest university of the country, within whose walls at different times have received higher education representatives of many generations. The university was founded in 1928, is now one of the leading higher educational institutions of the independent Kazakhstan. This year marks the 85th anniversary of its formation. During the years of independence of our country KazNPU named after Abai twice (1998 and 2003) has successfully passed the state certification and state accreditation (2000, 2004 and 2006) and confidently confirmed its compliance with high status and level of quality in the training of professional staff, including highly qualified staff on teaching professions. During the years of independence of our country KazNPU Abaya twice (1998 and 2003) has successfully passed the state certification and state accreditation (2000, 2004 and 2006) and confidently confirmed its compliance with high status and level of quality in the training of professional staff, including highly qualified staff on teaching professions. In 2007, the university  was winner of the award the Head of State President of the Republic of Kazakhstan Nursultan Nazarbayev "For achievement in the field of quality." It should be noted, however, that our university has entered into an alliance of European Universities (Magna Charta Universitatum), and is the winner of international awards "United Europe» (United Europe), «European Quality» (European Quality). Perhaps you yourself have noted, the campus is located near the unique park name after "28 Panfilov Park`, at the intersection of Prospect Street and Dostyk Kazybek bi afar attracts attention of people passing by. Is unique and the main building of the university, at the entrance of which is a monument to Abai. Here are located the administration of the institution, Faculty of Philology, classrooms, lecture and conference rooms. Total university has 9 academic buildings, 5 hostels, research library, book collection of more than 2 million copies of publications. It also has 29 computer classrooms connected to the Internet, a sports complex, located in the Central Park of Culture and Rest named after Maxim Gorki. The university works department of social sciences and humanities of the National Academy of Sciences of the Republic of Kazakhstan. 10 major faculties, 69 departments, Master`s, Doctoral are preparing the necessary specialists for the republic. Scientific, educational and research centers, units to improve the skills of teachers and university lecturer schools are the pride of our KazNPU named after Abai. The university has all the conditions to ensure that every student can master the computer and electronic equipment; there are opportunities for greater use of Internet services worldwide. In accordance with the tasks of the Head of State at the university set up training groups in which the training in such subjects as physics, mathematics, etc., with First of the course will be conducted in English. Starting this school year, classes on five disciplines will be held in a foreign language. This will contribute to the preparation of the English-speaking professionals. It should be noted; such a learning process is introduced in our country for the first time. The main mechanism of bringing education to the world standards is to establish a close relationship with the educational process research activities, for research work contributes to the full creative potential of the future specialist.

Realizing the importance of this approach to the case of training, we recently increased the amount of funds allocated for this purpose. Upon scientific and pedagogical potential KazNPU named after Abai is currently ranked first in the country. To date, the university  has 1,500 people, 300 of them - doctors, professors, more than 500 people - candidates of sciences, associate professors. Among them work academicians and corresponding members of the National Academy of Sciences of the Republic of Kazakhstan and other international and specialized academies. At today`s day and correspondence courses university study more than 15,000 students. In order to implement the tasks of the President of the Republic of Kazakhstan Nursultan Nazarbayev that KazNPU should become a leader in the development of training, programs and teaching aids, textbooks and guidelines for schools, educational institutions in the country, we are working hard to create a university-based consortium, which will bring together all regional departments education, teacher training institutes and colleges, the National Academy of Education of the Republic of Kazakhstan and the Institute for Advanced Studies and will coordinate all of the work in this direction. In our school the level of importance value given to education in line with international standards. To this end, KazNPUnamed after Abai is currently working closely with 90 universities from 25 countries.

With best regards,

Rector of the Kazakh National

Pedagogical University named after Abai

corresponding member of the Academy of Sciences of the Republic of Kazakhstan, Professor

Praliуev Serik Zhaylauovich

 

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