Department of Chemistry and Chemical Technology


The Faculty of Chemistry and Chemical Technology of Al-Farabi KazNU is one of the leading scientific and educational centers in Kazakhstan, occupying a leading position in the national rating of educational programs in the chemical profile.

Currently, the faculty has more than 1,500 students in 21 specialties and three levels of training. All educational programs, accredited by the international agency ASIIN, are annually modernized taking into account the needs of the labor market, which allows us to train highly-demanded specialists for industry and science.

The faculty functions according to the model of a scientific, educational and technological multidisciplinary cluster, which has six enlarged departments integrated with three research institutes, and has a material and technical base for conducting scientific research in various fields of chemistry and chemical technology.

First-year students are widely involved in the system of educational and research work under the guidance of experienced teachers and scientists of the faculty, including more than 50 doctors of sciences, 100 candidates of sciences and doctors of PhD. This allows motivated and hardworking students to reveal their potential, acquire deep knowledge, experience and the necessary competencies.

Dear applicants! You have to make one of the important decisions in your life - to make the choice of a university, within the walls of which you will become a competitive and demanded specialist. This is a very responsible decision, since it determines not only the ways of realizing your intellectual and creative potential, but also your destiny in general. If you want to be confident in your future, if you intend to become a demanded specialist in the labor market, if you dream of a multifaceted active student life, enter the Faculty of Chemistry and Chemical Technology of KazNU. al-Farabi.

Our doors are open and we are waiting for each of you!



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 The Republic of Kazakhstan has vast mineral resources, including oil, coal and uranium. The country is also rich in non-ferrous metals: of the 117 elements of the periodic table in Kazakhstan there are 99. All of this requires training of chemists and chemical engineers are engaged in the analysis and processing of hydrocarbon and mineral resources. In addition, the development and introduction of new technologies in every sector of the economy is not without the help of experts in the field of chemistry and chemical technology. In this regard,specialists who are ready Faculty of Chemistry and Chemical Technology of the al-Farabi, will always be in demand in the economy of our country.
 In 2014, the Faculty of Chemistry and Chemical Technology, Al-Farabi University celebrates its 80th anniversary. At the root of the formation and development of the Faculty were such luminaries of science as Academician of the Kazakh SSR A.Bekturov AB, BA Beremzhanov, D. Sokolski, MI Usanovich, MT Kozlowski et al. Experience for 80 years of rich tradition, known scientific schools, qualified professors faculty, outstanding achievements in the field of education and science - all this allows the faculty to look confidently to the future.
 At present the faculty trains bachelors in the 3rd , master's and doctoral PhDpo 8 specialties . Training is conducted in Kazakh, Russian and English. Specialty "Chemistry" accredited international agentstvomASIIN . New building located on the campus of the Faculty of the KNU , which was opened in 2009 by the President of the Republic of Kazakhstan NA Nazarbayev on the 75th anniversary of the university . The faculty is composed of five  onsolidated departments, 2 institutes and 3 faculty laboratories, all of them equipped with modern equipment and devices. At the Faculty of more than 150 teachers , of which about 50 - doctors, 90 - Candidates of Sciences, 15 -PhD. Among them - the winners of the State Prize of the Republic of Kazakhstan , the State Youth Award " Daryn " International Award NATO " Science for Peace " awards named after KISatpaev , DA Kunaev , EA Buketov , "Tarlan ", " Peace and harmony " , the owners of the state grant " The best teacher of high school . " 
 Chemistry - a science that can provide not only the progress of the chemical industry , but also the entire economy. The development of modern high- technology involves the use of our scientists developed new materials. Students of the Faculty of practical work not only in academia but also in the chemical , petrochemical , pharmaceutical, metallurgical industries.
 Today the faculty is at the forefront and has the highest rating among the chemical-technological specialties of Kazakhstan. Graduates of the faculty are leaders in research , production and management areas , and business. Faculty of doing everything to ensure that our students were able to get an elite professional education to their life was full of interesting and important events .
  Dean of the Faculty of Chemistry and Chemical Technology
Doctor of Chemical Sciences
 Ongarbaev Yerdos