The Minister of Education and Science of the Republic of Kazakhstan Kulyash Shamshidinova visited the al-Farabi Kazakh National University


The Minister visited the Situational Management Center, the Technopark, the Keremet CSS, the “Sanaly Urpaq” project office, the science library, the university’s museums, familiarized with the scientific, educational and innovative activities of the university.

During a visit to the Technopark and a biogas station, students of the Department of Biotechnology presented their research work to the Minister, acquainted her with research projects and developments of students and young scientists.

The head of the Ministry of Education and Science of the Republic of Kazakhstan, Kulyash Shamshidinova, also discussed the issues of further development of higher education and science, as well as steps to improve its competitiveness, highly appreciated the achievements and potential of the university, wished students’ youth success in education and achieve great tops.

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Career-orientation work was carried out for schoolchildren from the Kapchagai city education department on the specialties of the university


The teachers of the Department of Biotechnology of the Kazakh National University of Al-Farabi, responsible for vocational guidance, met with about 500 students of schools of the Kapchagai city education department, told them about the specialties of the university. Most students have chosen a specialty in biology.

Authors: Yernazarova G.I., Kistaubaeva A.S., Turasheva S.K., Narmuratova M.K.


Aliya Yernazarova, ran the Almaty Marathon at a distance of 21 kilometers


An employee of the Faculty of Biology and Biotechnology, Aliya Yernazarova, ran the Almaty Marathon at a distance of 21 kilometers (half marathon) in 2 hours and 16 minutes. She noted that participation in such events is charged with positive emotions, euphoria and pleasure, and called on all the staff and students of the university to an active and healthy lifestyle.

The Almaty Marathon is becoming increasingly popular, in which not only Almaty and Kazakhstan citizens take part, but also people from all over the world. April 21, 2019 was the seventh marathon which was attended by 17,000 people.


On the celebration of Nauryz


The team of biotechnology of the Faculty of Biology and Biotechnology of the Al-Farabi Kazakh National University celebrated the Nauryz holiday, which was held at the university. On holidays, the national dishes of the Kazakh people decorated the dastarkhan with their originality. This was facilitated by the beautiful clear spring weather.

On this day, career guidance work was organized, organized by the head of the Marketing and Recruiting Department, Danara Kylyshpekovna. We thank the organizers of the event. Authors: Yernazarova G.I., Turasheva S.K., Narmuratova M.K., Meldebekova A.A.


The «Farabi Alemi” International Conference for students and young scientists was held


From 9 to 10 April 2019, the Farabi Alemi International Conference for students and young scientists was held at Al-Farabi Kazakh National University.

In total, for the 1st section "Modern Issues in Biology and Bioconservation" 118 abstracts were received, including 5 abstracts from K.Zhubanov Aktobe Regional State University (Aktobe), 1 abstract from L.N.Gumilyov Eurasian National University (Astana), 1 thesis from the Kazakh National Women's Teacher Training University (Almaty), 1 thesis from LLP "Scientific production and technical center "Zhalyn", 5 theses from the Institute "Hydrobiology and Ecology", 2 theses from RSE" Institute Biology and Biotechnology of Plants"MES RK (Almaty), 3 theses from «Kazakh Research Institute of Fishery» (Almaty), 3 theses from M. Dulaty Taraz State University, 4 theses from Almaty Technological University, 1 thesis from South Kazakhstan Medical Academy, College of theSouth Kazakhstan Medical Academy, 2 theses from Abai Kazakh National Pedagogical University, 2 theses from the S.Seifullin Kazakh AgroTechnical university, 4 theses from the Sarsen Amanzholov East Kazakhstan State University, 6 abstracts from the Asfendiyarov Kazakh National Medical University (Almaty), 78 abstracts from the Al-Farabi Kazakh National University.



Opening of the fat stump


As the First President N.Nazarbayev highlighted: «... the foothills of the Alatau are the historical homeland of apples and tulips» and it is quite symbolic that the holiday began with the planting of an apple orchard. Representatives of foreign Diplomatic Missions and International Organizations accredited in Kazakhstan, and prominent public figures and scholars, veterans and graduates of different years, representatives of the Media, teachers, students and their parents took part in it. They have planted more than 300 saplings of different varieties of apple trees, as well as valuable and decorative trees on campus alleys.


Celebrated Nauryz!


Al-Farabi KazNU held a huge celebration of Nauriz! Together with representatives of the Diplomatic corps and International Organizations, an apple orchard was planted. The grand event was dedicated to the biennium of the program «Ruhani Zhangiru» and the main provisions of the Elbasy’s article «Seven Facets of the Great Steppe».

A magnificent and fascinating musical and theatrical performance entitled the «Seven Facets of the Great Steppe», which is based on the article of the same name by the Elbasy, was organized in front of the Students’ Palace. The creative teams of the University have demonstrated the great achievements of the Kazakh steppe: riding culture, an ancient metallurgy and animal style, the Golden Man and the Great Silk Road, Kazakhstan as the cradle of the Turkic world – the Homeland of great thinkers and scientists, apples and tulips. The following Kazakh customs and traditions were presented to the public – «Tusau Kesser», «Shashu», «Kyz Uzatu» and others. The grand performance was ended by caravan procession and the words of blessing by Kydyr-ata!