Faculty news & events

Hour of Ambassador

1/24/2020

On January 20 this year at Al-Farabi KazNU Faculty of Oriental Studies, in the Department of Turksoy in the "Center of the History and Culture of Azerbaijan" hosted the "Ambassadorial Hour". The aim of the ambassador hour of Azerbaijan is to strengthen friendly relations between the Kazakh-Azerbaijani peoples, to promote the dissemination of the culture of Turkic-speaking countries, and to develop educational and cultural ties between Al-Farabi Kazakh National University and University of Baku.

 

Dean of the Faculty of Oriental Studies PhD Dr. Yktiyar Paltore in his welcoming speech, introduced the purpose of the ambassador hour and greeted the guests and participants.

Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary Ambassador of the Republic of Azerbaijan in the Republic of Kazakhstan Rashad Mammadov gave a special lecture for students on the topic “Tragic January” in 1990, shared his thoughts about friendship, cultural dialogue between Azerbaijan and Kazakhstan, providing Azerbaijani textbooks and fiction, conducting joint scientific conferences and student researchs.

«Azerbaijan is a country of fire, as a Kazakhstan, all the peoples nations of the world live peacefully! We have the same roots. We all need to work hard to keep our roots strong. I wish you all good health, prosperity, peace and unity!» with these words, the Ambassador concluded his speech. Students asked many questions and exchanged views with the ambassador.

Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary Ambassador of the Republic of Azerbaijan in the Republic of Kazakhstan Rashad Mammadov not only expressed gratitude for the “Ambassador Hour” held at the “Center of the History and Culture of Azerbaijan”, but also noted that he will participate in strengthening the relationship between the Kazakh National University and Azerbaijani universities. At the event dedicated to «Ambassadorial Hour» 3rd-year student Tamina Nuriyeva presented a diplomatic presentation entitled “The brotherly country of Azerbaijan,” 4th-year students Sabina Kanalieva and Dilnaz Tulegenova read poetry in Azerbaijan language

The activity of the embassy plays an important role in the foreign policy of any state, which plays an important role in strengthening mutual cooperation between states. In this regard, the dean of the Faculty of Oriental Studies PhD Dr. Y. Paltore thanked Rashad Mammadov Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary Ambassador of the Republic of Azerbaijan who takes part in the development of the education system between Azerbaijan and Kazakhstan, and handed him a "Letter of thanks

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Leadership lecture by the Consul General of the People's Republic of China in Almaty, Mrs. Gen Lipin, at the Faculty of Oriental Studies on the topic: “Prospects for Sino-Kazakh Relations”

12/19/2019

The Consul General of the People’s Republic of China, Gen Liping, came to the treasury in Almaty and held a leadership lecture “Perspectives of Kazakh-Chinese Relations” at the Faculty of Oriental Studies for teachers and students of the Department of Chinese Studies. The lecture was attended by Consul General Geng Liping, Vice Consul Miao Hongbo, Head of the Consulate News Department Huang Tian and several Attaches, heads of the Faculty of Oriental Studies, teachers, doctoral students, undergraduates and students. The lecture highlighted the past, present and future of relations between China and Kazakhstan, as well as historical, political, economic and cultural ties.

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Consular hour at the Department of Turksoy

12/7/2019

In Turksoy Department of Oriental studies faculty in Al-Farabi KazNU there was held consular hours with Ali Riza Akanji, General Consul of Turkey Republic in Almaty. During the meeting, General Consul shared with the students the history of Turkey and its current strategies. He was glad to warm welcome by teachers and administration of Oriental studies Faculty. The head of Turksoy Department U. Kydyrbayeva and Dean of Oriental studies Faculty Y. Paltore introduced dear guests with a life of faculty and its scientific centres as it was a first visit of Ali Riza Akanji in Faculty. At the meeting students and teachers could ask any questions related to international cooperation between two countries.

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Saudi Cultural Attache at the Faculty of Oriental Studies

12/6/2019

Professor Mohammed Ali, the cultural attache of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, arrived on a special visit to the Faculty of Oriental Studies of Al-Farabi Kazakh National University. The cultural attache was at the reception of the dean of the faculty Yktiyar Paltore and got acquainted with the life of the faculty. Professor Mohammed Ali noted that the Arabic language is a tool of integral discourse in modern globalization, and studying Eastern languages ​​has a special responsibility for students..

The cultural attache met with professors, students, undergraduates and doctoral students from the Department of the Middle East and South Asia and spoke about best practices and educational projects in the education system of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. Mohammed Ali, Saudi Arabian cultural representative, said that the meeting would be a bridge in the future to jointly organize intercultural events and strengthen cooperation between the two countries.

At the end of the meeting, Professor Mohammed Ali invited teachers and students of the Department of the Middle East and South Asia to undergo language training at higher educational institutions of Riyadh.

 

 

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Written monuments in the National Library

12/3/2019

The Faculty of Oriental Studies of the al-Farabi Kazakh National University together with the National Library of the Republic of Kazakhstan, the Egyptian University of Islamic Culture “Nur-Mubarak” organized a round table on the topic “ Kazakh-Arab relations in the written heritage ”. The cultural event was held on November 21, 2019 at the National Library of the Republic of Kazakhstan under the Ministry of Culture and Sports of the Republic of Kazakhstan.

A welcoming speech was delivered by the scientific secretary of the National Library of the Republic of Kazakhstan, Bolat Zhunusbekov. The scientific secretary noted that within the framework of the state programs “Cultural Heritage”, “People in the Stream of History”, “Seven Facets of the Great Steppe”, archival documents of scientific and historical value relating to the history of the country and are being searched in foreign archives and foreign scientific institutions and noted the importance of holding a round table "Kazakh-Arab relations in the written heritage." The moderator of the round table was the dean of the Faculty of Oriental Studies of Al-Farabi Kazakh National University PhD Paltore Yktiyar Moldatoreuly.

The event was attended by Abdullah Ibrahim al-Hokil, Mahmoud ibn Abdullah ibn Abdul Aziz al-Mahmoud and Abd al-Rahman ibn Raji Allah Ibn Tifan al-Sulami, professors of the King Abdullah bin Abdulaziz International Center for Arabic Language and highlighted the cooperation between the two countries.

Within the framework of the round table, an exhibition of the same name, “Kazakh-Arab Relations in the Written Heritage”, was organized at the National Library of the Republic of Kazakhstan.

The event was attended by teachers of the Faculty of Oriental Studies of Al-Farabi KazNU and Abylay Khan Kazakh University of International Relations and World Languages, teachers and students of Nur-Mubarak University, library staff and readers.

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II Republican Methodological Webinar "Modern Methods of Teaching the Arabic Language" at the Faculty of Oriental Studies

12/3/2019

Faculty of Oriental Studies of the Al-Farabi Kazakh National University, together with the King Abdullah Bin Abdulaziz International Center for Arabic Language and the Egyptian University of Islamic Culture “Nur-Mubarak” held a traditional II republican methodological webinar for university teachers.

In continuation of the methodical webinar on November 19, 2019 in the library of Al-Farabi KazNU hosted the international scientific-practical conference “Relations of the Central Asian countries with the Arab world in the field of language, history and culture”.

The republican webinar began with the scientific seminar “Methods of Teaching Languages” for university professors and continued with a lecture “Methods of Teaching the Grammar Structures of the Arabic Language”. The workshop was hosted by Abdul Aziz al-Mahmoud, professor at the International Center for Arabic Language in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. The seminar was attended by university teachers and specialists from other fields who are interested in the Arabic language.

During the webinar, a special lecture by Professor Ibn Rafid al-Sufaniani was organized for students and undergraduates, doctoral students of the department of Middle East and South Asia of the faculty of Oriental Studies. The event, which lasted a week, was attended by university teachers and students.

The participants of the methodological seminar were awarded special certificates of the “King Abdullah Bin Abdul Aziz International Center for Arabic Language”.

II Republican methodological webinar, organized by the Faculty of Oriental Studies of Al-Farabi Kazakh National University together with the King Abdullah Bin Abdul Aziz International Center for the Arabic Language continued at the Egyptian Islamic University Nur Mubarak.

 

 

 

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Gratitude of the graduate

11/26/2019

I, Andirovа Alina, graduate of KazNU 2019 and now I am a master of the first year. KazNU taught me to receive a decent education, to absorb the acquired knowledge, to share this knowledge with others, to know myself and to improve. I 'm proud of my KazNU! All conditions are created to realize the dream of twenty thousand students. There is a set of modern opportunities and resources in our university such as, big modern library, the museum, Internet center, service center of students and other student's organizations. Kaznu is the main center for the preparation of the future of Kazakhstan, as the majority of university graduates make up the elite of Kazakh society and participate in the development of the country. This is an important result of the educational institution. As a graduate of this sacred university I am proud and I look to the future with confidence. During my bachelor 's degree I got the opportunity to study in Turkey under Erasmus+ program in connection with collaboration between KazNU and Universities Hacettepe and Anadolu (Turkey). I am very glad that I got the opportunity to study at the university, which pays great attention to the development of professional skills. Thank you to my distinguished teachers of the Department of TURKSOY of the Faculty of Oriental Studies of KazNU for knowledge and education.

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