Scientific projects and research

Participation of the Department of Foreign Philology and Translation Studies in international projects


   Scientific Foundations and Theoretical Mechanisms of Knowledge, Comprehension and Application of Abai Studies

In the area “Mangilik El” scientific bases (fundamental and applied research in the field of education of XXI century, Humanities) a scientific project titled “Scientific foundations and theoretical mechanisms of knowledge, comprehension and application of Abai studies” is being conducted under the supervision of the director of Abai Institute, Doctor of Philological Sciences, Professor Zhangara Dadebayev (from 01.10.2020 to 21.12.2020 (27 months)).


  • Purpose of the project is to study the scientific foundations and theoretical mechanisms of knowledge, comprehension and application of Abai studies.


  • Idea of the project is to contribute to the development, growth of spiritual, intellectual potential of Kazakhstan by creating scientific foundations and theoretical mechanisms for knowledge, comprehension and application of Abai studies. It is expected that each problem solution will be a reasonable, measurable result of scientific and practical significance.
  The Eurasian Linguistic School


In March-April 2020, the laboratory of sociolinguistics and translation of al-Farabi Kazakh National University in cooperation with the Academy of children's books "ALTAIR" conducted the VII Eurasian linguistic school "EPOCH AND PERSONALITY: Language. Education. Culture" (co-chair of the organizing Committee – head of the Department of Foreign Philology and Translation Studies, PhD Aimagambetova M. M.).


This event was to be held with a trip to two cities – Shymkent and Tashkent. In addition, a Children's book festival was planned to be held in Shymkent, which was awarded the status of "cultural capital of the CIS-2020" by UNESCO. However, due to the introduction of quarantine measures in the country, the Eurasian Language School was held in online form.


Participants of the Linguistic School (teachers of schools, colleges, universities) were given lectures on the professional development program for teachers in online mode.


"Trends in the development of human capital: financial, functional and reader literacy in a multilingual environment" – among the lecturers there were scientists from Moscow, Shymkent, Nur-Sultan and Almaty.


Webinar of Professor, member of the R / V ANC Shaimerdenova Nursulu Amalbekova was held on 5 April 2020 and was devoted to the topic "Culture of Russian speech and sociolinguistic competence in bi- and multilingual space of Kazakhstan".





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Developing Trans-regional information literacy for lifelong learning and the knowledge economy (DIREKT)


Limerick Institute of Technology, Ireland


Promotion of the Bologna Process by means of studying the inclusion of IL competencies into educational programmes. Creation of intagrated into the curriculum IL programmes (inserted into the system of three cycles (bachelor/master/PhD), provision of quality and acknowledgment of qualifications for development of lifelong learning in society in general.




15.10.2016 - 14.10.2019


The project’s aim is to develop and improve educational programs in information literacy and academic writing of students, young scientists and teachers in English.

Scientific projects of the Department of Foreign Philology and Translation Studies for 2015-2017


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Actual problems of social and social sciences and humanities and interdisciplinary research

Modern problems of Kazakhstan's translation studies in the global intercultural space: intellectual potential and development prospects

A.S. Tarakov  


8(727)377-33-34 (1323)


Basic research in the field of socio-economic and human sciences

Interdisciplinary research of the creative heritage of Abay Kunanbayev.

Zh.D. DadebayevД 


8(727)377-33-34 (1323)