Nursultan Nazarbayev has received Galimkair Mutanov, Rector of Al-Farabi Kazakh National University, reported the press service of the First President of the Republic of Kazakhstan - Elbasy.
During the visit to the leading University of the country, the Head of State got acquainted with the achievements of Al-Farabi KazNU on the introduction of Digital Technologies, the Cluster of Business Competencies Development, the work of the Center for Situation Management and «Keremet» SCC.
At the Youth Forum, President of Kazakhstan Kassym-Jomart Tokayev has announced an increase in scholarships to University students and colleges from January 2020 by 25%. Al-Farabi Kazakh National University supports the current and timely initiative of the Head of state.
The presentation of the project of Ban Ki-moon Institute for Sustainable Development on the topic «Smart cities Along the Silk Road»: International experience in sustainable urban development» was held at Al-Farabi KazNU. The project has been realized jointly with the UNESCO Development for Sustainable Development, the UN Academic Impact Global Hub on Sustainability and the MDP / Global Classroom Program (a joint program with the Earth Institute of Columbia University (USA) and Al-Farabi Kazakh National University.
Meeting with the Chairman of the Committee for Social and Cultural Development and Science of the Senate of the Parliament of the Republic of Kazakhstan, Murat Bakhtiyaruly was held at the Department of History of Kazakhstan. The event was organized by the Faculty of History, Archeology and Ethnology.