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 Kosherbayev Zhanbolat Asetovich
Head of the Chair
PhD doctor, Senior Teacher
Ualikhanov str., 64A


The aim of the Department of Music Education and Choreography of the Institute of Arts, Culture and Sport is to train highly qualified specialists in the field of music education, choreography and leisure, possessing modern subject, communicative, digital and entrepreneurial competencies.


The department provides training in three areas:

Bachelors in educational programs:

6В01402 - Music education.

6В02109 - Choreography

6В011102 - Cultural and leisure work


Master students in educational programs:

7М01402- Music education.

7М02109 - Choreography


PhD doctoral students in the educational program:

8D01402 - Music education


 The teaching staff of the department consist of  26 people:

- Professor, Doctor of Science - 1;

- Doctor of Science, Associate Professor - 1

- Candidates of sciences, Associate Professors - 6;

- Honored Worker of the Republic of Kazakhstan, Associate Professor -1

- PhD -1

- Senior Teachers - 6;

- Laureates of international competitions - 3

Teachers, Masters - 4.


The history of the  Department «Music  Education and Choreography»


The department was opened in 1967. In 1988, the department was transformed into the Music and Pedagogical faculty, which until 1998 was headed by Doctor of Pedagogical Sciences, Professor M. Baltabaev. In 2008, specialties «050106 - Music education» and «050409 - Choreography» were opened at the Faculty of Psychology and Education. In 2009 the department became a part of the Art and Graphic faculty.


From 2010 to the present, the Department of Music Education and Choreography has been functioning as an independent subdivision of the Institute of Arts, Culture and Sports.


 Over the years, the department has trained more than 2,000 highly qualified music teachers, choreography specialists, many of whom work in the departments of education and culture, general education and music schools, art colleges, philharmonics  in different regions of the Republic of Kazakhstan.


Among the graduates of the department of different years there are such outstanding cultural figures as: People`s Artist of Kazakhstan, Laureate of the State Prize of the Republic of Kazakhstan Baybosynov Kairat, Honored Artists of Kazakhstan Stamgaziev Ramazan, Aizhanova Zhanar, Arynbaev Medeu, Honored Worker of the Republic of Kazakhstan Agymbaev Yerkebulan, famous jazz musicians Khomenkov Viktor and Bashkatov Ilya, popular singer Yerbatyrov Zhanbolat and others.


There is a material and technical base for training specialists: a Sound recording studio, computer classes, satellite television and the Internet, choreographic, orchestral and choir halls,  all conditions for distance learning have been created to obtain the modern knowledge and skills.


In order to improve the performing skills of students, a Student Orchestra of Folk instruments, a Combined Choir, Folklore and Dance ensembles, which perform at various stage venues in the city and the Republic are  functioning  at the Department.