Dear Adil Yerezhepovich is 70 years old!


We sincerely congratulate you on your 70th birthday! Today, you are at the highest points in human life – the seventy-year-old top, the faculty of biology and biotechnology, and the staff of the department of biotechnology consider you as an intelligent citizen who has devoted his conscious life to the training of an educated generation.

For many years you have been the Deputy Dean for Academic Affairs of the Faculty of Biology and Biotechnology, as well as in the Department of Magistracy of the Faculty and the University. Considering your high professional level, responsibility at work, your guidelines and endurance, you were offered to become the Dean of the Life Sciences-pedagogical faculty of the SKSU named after M. Auezov in 2005-2007.

You are the author of more than 200 scientific and educational works. In recent years, you have translated several textbooks from foreign languages ​​into Kazakh. In addition, you worked as part of the Commission on Magistracy of the Ministry of Education and Science of the Republic of Kazakhstan and participated in the development of master's programs and contributed to the opening of the magistracy in the universities of the country.

In addition to educational work, under your leadership research projects of the Ministry of Education and Science of the Republic of Kazakhstan as a specialist in biochemistry, biotechnology. plant physiology and embryology. Under your leadership as a scholar-teacher, 3 Ph.D. theses, more than 90 master's and final works were defended. You have great respect among the staff and students of the faculty as the person responsible for your work, a talented organizer of the educational process.

Dear Adil Erezhepovich, you are at one of the noble stages of human life – at the age of 70 years. We hope that your service to the country and the education of the future generations will be continued furtherly.

The team of the Faculty of Biology and Biotechnology wishes you and your family celebration, longevity, good health, all the joys of life and prosperity in such a beautiful human soul as you have now!


@A.Meldebekova, @M.Narmuratova



Schoolchildren of Ayaguz district of the East Kazakhstan region got acquainted with the educational process of the faculty


For acquaintance with specialties and educational process of the Faculty of Biology and Biotechnology of the Kazakh National University named after Al-Farabi, students of schools of Ayaguz district of the East Kazakhstan region came. The teachers responsible for the vocational guidance of the faculty introduced them to the specialties, answered their questions.

Authors: Ernazarova G.I., Turasheva S.K., Atambaeva Sh.A., Niyazova R.E.


Awarding Ceremony for winners of the republican contest "The best teacher of the university" in Astana


In Astana, the ceremony of awarding the winners of the republican contest "The best teacher of the university" for 2018 was held. The title of "The Best University Teacher" of 2018 was awarded to the Dean of the Faculty of Biology and Biotechnology, Doctor of Biological Sciences, Professor B.K. Zayadan, deputy dean for educational work, candidate of biological sciences, associate professor Z.A. Inelova, candidate of Biological Sciences, Associate Professor L.K. Baktybaeva. We wish you creative success, new achievements and further heights!

It should be noted that a total of 481 applicants took part in the 2018 competition, and 200 people from 43 higher educational institutions of Kazakhstan became the owners of the high title.

The competition evaluates the scientific and pedagogical activity of applicants for the following indicators: development and publication of textbooks, teaching aids, monographs in English, passing mass online courses on professional activities in a foreign language, etc.

In addition to certificates and lapel badges, the winners are awarded special financial grants. Grants are aimed to improve skills and having internships for their owners to conduct research at leading universities and research centers of the world.

We wish our colleagues to master new innovative research methods and successful collaboration with leading organizations of the world and introduce them to the development and prosperity of the faculty!



The career guidance Day of the Department of Biotechnology 2-year students


The faculty traditionally holds “Open Days of the Departments”. The purpose of the event is to give professional guidance to students, identify their potential and the mood for productive activities. Through such events, faculty members show interest and support for students, thanks to which the orientation of future young professionals in the labor market takes place.

Understanding the importance of engaging in career guidance graduates, who have a real understanding of the current professional situation in the country, graduates are involved as vivid examples of professional success for the younger generation. Thus, graduates – employees of such leading enterprises of the city of Almaty as the “Scientific Center for Anti-Infectious Drugs”, the RSE "Institute of plant Biology and Biotechnology", KazNMU named after SD Asfendiyarov were invited to the meeting with students of the 2nd course of the specialty "Biotechnology", who currently have to choose a more narrow specialization within the specialty.

At the career guidance meeting professors emphasized that every student has a huge potential, and how important it is to identify individual features and develop them, thereby gave students the opportunity to understand and adapt to the labor market in the conditions of the current socio-economic situation in the country.

Kistaubaeva A.S., Meldebekova A.A., Karpenyuk T.A., Ivashchenko A.T., Goncharova A.V., Aysina D.E.


Congratulations on the prize "The Best Teacher of the University"!


The Dean of the Faculty of Biology and Biotechnology of the Kazakh National University, Doctor of Biological Sciences, Professor Bolatkhan Kazykhanovich Zayadan was awarded the prize "The Best Teacher of the University".

Dear Bolatkhan Kazyhanovich, we wish you a further success in your work, and to be always on the top!

@Б.Заядан, @А.Мелдебекова


Al-Farabi Kazakh National University took part in the 4th International Conference on Bioscience and Biotechnology (BIOTECH 2019) as a co-hosting partner


Professor Bolathan Kazykhanovich Zayadan participated in the 4th International Conference on Bioscience and Biotechnology (BIOTECH 2019), which was held on February 21-22, 2019 in Kuala Lumpur (Malaysia), and delivered a presentation on the theme “Prospects of obtaining biofuels from phototrophic microorganisms”.

Scientists from 15 developed countries of the world attended the conference, and actual issues of modern molecular biology, plant biotechnology, environmental biotechnology, food biotechnology and bioenergy were discussed.

Al-Farabi Kazakh National University took part in the organization of this conference as a co-hosting partner. After reading the congratulatory speech of the Rector, Academician of the National Academy of Sciences of the Republic of Kazakhstan, Professor G.Mutanov, a brief report on the achievements of the University and the faculty of Biology and biotechnology was presented.

BioTech 2019 aims to create a global platform to researches, scientists, academicians and industry experts to share experiences, discuss research findings and acquire the desired knowledge in the field with many networking opportunities.

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@Б.Заядан, @А.Мелдебекова


Republican Olympiad of students in biology and biotechnology



The Organizing Committee invites you to take part in the REPUBLICAN OLYMPIAD OF STUDENTS FOR SPECIALTIES "5B060700-BIOLOGY" and "5B070100-BIOTECHNOLOGY", which will be held March 27 - 28, 2019 at the Faculty of Biology and Biotechnology of the Al-Farabi Kazakh National University, on address: 050038, Almaty, Al-Farabi Ave., 71, GUK 6, Faculty of Biology and Biotechnology.

Working languages of the Olympiad: Kazakh, Russian, English.

Organizing Committee

@A.Meldebekova, @L.Lebedeva



Open Lesson


On February 21, 2019, at 11.00 o'clock in the 10th class, a doctoral candidate of the 1st course of the specialty "6D061300-Geobotanika" Childibaeva Asel Zhumagulovna conducted an open laboratory lesson for the 1st year students of the specialty "5В060700-Biology" on the subject "Biodiversity of plants and animals" on the topic "Familiarization with classes dicotyledonous or magnoliopsidov, magnolia, water lily, barberry, buttercup families ”. The head of the Department of Biodiversity and Bioresources, Doctor of Biological Sciences, Acting Professor Kurmanbaeva MS, PhD Dr. Nurmakhanova AS, teachers Aldasugurova Ch.G., Erezhepova N.Sh. Laboratory lesson was held at a high level. The head of the department highly appreciated the systematic explanation of the material, the excellent organization of communication with students, the combination of the past and the new knowledge.



Health is the greatest value of student youth


Students' health is the basis of their present and future well-being, a necessary condition for active life and high labor potential, an indicator of the level of culture and an indicator of the effectiveness of state policy in the field of youth health. Understanding that the health of students is a guarantee of not only their personal well-being, but also the well-being of people close to them, he team in which they work, the society and the country, the al-Farabi KazNU has a great concern to the health of students.

In order to detect and prevent the spread of hidden diseases, especially social diseases such as tuberculosis, every year in February a professional medical examination of students is organized. During their free time, students can undergo a medical examination at the Smart Health University City diagnostic center, which is located at the KEREMET Student Service Center. The center, where comfortable service conditions are proposed, has been operating since December 2014, and it was opened jointly with partners from the South Korean Clinic Gangnam Severance.

In the photo: students undergo a medical examination for 2019 year



Common work University of Greifswald (Germany) and Chair of Biodiversity and Biodiversity


Jointly with the Greifswald University (Germany) and the Department of Biodiversity and Bioresources of the Faculty of Biology and Biotechnology in the framework of the joint international project "Livestock farming in the Ili-Delta underwater safety and adaptation strategies" recycle, in the conditions of the changeable watercourse. " Period and Place of Propaganda February 19-20, 2019, Faculty of Biology and Biotechnology, Room 214. Heads of the project Prof. Volker Beckman (Germany, Greifswald University) and prof. typical Nurgazy Sabyr Temirgalievich (KazNU, Kazakhstan).

Department of biodiversity and bioresources