About University

Sh. Ualikhanov Kokshetau State University is a modern, actively developing higher educational institution with great traditions, great potential and serious plans for the future.

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 the year 2016, 17 educational programs of bachelor’s and master’s degree passed national specialized accreditation. In total, 60 educational programs of bachelor’s and master’s degrees have been accredited to this date. 6 educational programs have passed international accreditation as well.
Within the framework of the cultural project “The Triunity of Languages”, the Kokshetau State University implements a multilingual education in 17 educational programs in the pedagogical, scientific and engineering fields. In the year 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 Kokshetau State University study at the postgraduate level in Russian universities






Associate Professors


PhD Doctors

Campus of Kokshetau State University

The University has 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.

The library at  Sh. Ualikhanov Kokshetau State University includes more than 700 thousand items of scientific and educational methodical publications. The university has its own printing house too. 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.   Kokshetau State University 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.

Kokshetau State University for International Students

Even Today, the kokshetau state 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.

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.