Project realization





CBHE Joint Project 598317 SMARTCITY: Innovative Approach Towards a Master Program on Smart Cities Technologies SMRCITY


The project started on November 15, 2018.


During the project implementation period, the following main types of work were performed:

  1. Developed 2 main curricula for a two-degree educational program with the Greek University (International Hellenic University) on the basis of the Master's program of the Al-Farabi Kazakh National University and the L.N. Gumilyov.
  2. Educational programs are approved by the Ministry of Education and Science of the Republic of Kazakhstan and are included in the register of Education programs.
  3. Six Kazakhstani students were sent to study in Greece under the double diploma program.
  4. Six types of advanced training of teachers and administrative staff on the basis of European universities have been completed.
  5. The dissemination of experience (gained as part of continuing education at European universities) among colleagues of domestic universities through various seminars, webinars and meetings.
  6. Six textbooks on the disciplines of the educational programs of the project have been developed and published: “Data base”, “Networks”, “Programming”, “IoT”, “ICT management”, “Development of mobile application”.
  7. Two centers of competence (based on KazNU named after al-Farabi and ENU named after L.N. Gumilyov) on Smart-technologies were opened.



Expected results:

  • The annual recruitment of undergraduates for a two-degree educational program with a Greek university;
  • Two existing competence centers (based on KazNU named after al-Frabi and ENU named after L.N. Gumilyov) for Smart-technologies.
  • Improving the procedure for developing double-degree educational programs based on a master's program.
  • Development and implementation of a two-degree educational program with Germany and Latvia at the universities of Chemnitz Technical University and Riga Technical University.
  • Dissemination of experience in the development and implementation of double degree programs with European universities.
  • Launching advanced training courses in the areas of Smart technologies for citizens of the Republic of Kazakhstan.