In 2011, the achievements of the university scientists were awarded. Order «Kurmet» were awarded to doctor of historical sciences, professor L.S. Akhmetova, doctor of philological sciences, professor Isengalieva V.A. and candidate of historical sciences, professor V.V. Nezdemkovsky.
The honorary title «Қазақстанның еңбек сіңірген қайраткері» were awarded to doctor of physical and mathematical sciences, professor M.M. Abdildin, candidate of economy sciences, associate professor Yermekbayev B.J, doctor of philological sciences, professor Gainullina N.I.
Award of the President of the Republic of Kazakhstan in the field of media presented to doctor of philological sciences, professor S.K. Kozybayev. Winner of the Altynsarin prize for the best research and work in education was doctor of philological sciences. professor Moldabekov J.J.
Medal «Ерең еңбегі үшін» for labor achievements in economy, social sphere, science, culture and public service awarded by doctor of physical and mathematical sciences, professor Abdibekov U.A. and doctor of historical sciences, professor AT Toleubaev. Doctor of technical sciences, professor Nauryzbaev M.K. awarded the title of academician of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Kazakhstan.
Badge «Honorary Worker of Education of the Republic of Kazakhstan» awarded to doctor of geographical sciences, professor Erdavletov S.R., doctor of biological sciences, professor Bigaliev A.B., doctor of sociological sciences, professor Abdirayymova G.S., doctor of sociological sciences, professor Abdikerova G.O.; badge «For merits in development of science of Kazakhstan» awarded to Shedenova N.U., doctor of law, professor Agybaev A.N., doctor of law, professor Tynybekov S.T.
Doctor of philological sciences, professor Sagyndykuly B. awarded the badge of RK «Ybyray Altynsarin» for his achievements in the field of education and educational processes.
Medal in honor of the 300th anniversary of M.V.Lomonosov awarded doctor of geographical sciences, professor Nadyrov Sh.M., doctor of geographical sciences, professor Zhamalbekov E.W., doctor of agricultural sciences, professor E.W. Temirbekov, candidate of geographical sciences, associate professor Bolegenova M.T.
Doctor of philological sciences, professor K. Abdezuly awarded the title «Honored Worker of Culture of the Republic of Kazakhstan». In 2011, Doctor of historical sciences, professor K.T. Zhumagulov was 6-time winner of the grant DAAD and was elected a member of the Association for the Study of French personality of Attila.
Grand Prix of the creative competition among journalists, "Islam and Peace", dedicated to the 20th anniversary of Independence of RK, has become the candidate of economical sciences, associate professor Bekbolatuly J. Badge for special contribution to the development of culture «The cultural worker» was awarded candidate of philological sciences, associate professor Salkynbaev M.B.
In 2011, young scientists of Faculty of Biology and Biotechnology Erezhepov D.A., Choi A., Umbaev B.A. became the winners of republican competition of the Fund of the First President of RK.