According to the minutes of the Expert Council meeting No. 5 dated October 20, 2023 on the selection of applicants for studying abroad within the framework of academic mobility, there has been approved the list of students for sending to study abroad at the expense of extra-budgetary funds of the Abylkas Saginov Karaganda Technical University during the spring semester of the 2023-2024 academic year.
List of students who have passed the competition in universities of the Russian Federation:
- Peter the Great St.Petersburg Polytechnic University: Zhakubekova Karina Yevgenievna, Koshkarbayev Madiyar Berdirahymuly.
- Tomsk Polytechnic University: Temirkhan Nurganym Temirkhankyzy, Isbekkyzy Gulshat, Dyusenov Adil Rustamuly.
- Tyumen Industrial University: Kaliyeva Aizere Satybaldykyzy, Korovkin Danil Maksimovich, Tursynbekova Aiym Slamovna.
- Ural State Mining University: Zhargenova Anel Askhatovna.
- Petersburg State University of Architecture and Civil Engineering: Nukerbekova Dilyara Anuarkyzy, Bocharnikova Anastasia Igorevna, Kamanov Maksat Sairanuly, Larshodzhieva Kheda Issaevna, Simonova Polina Yevgenyevna, Esmuratov Miras Didarovich, Kaliyev Batyrkhan Daurenovich
- Bauman Moscow State Technical University: Khramshin Artemiy Aleksandrovich, Doshimov Ali Daurenovich, Vetlov Bogdan Yevgenyevich.
List of students who have passed the competition in universities in Europe and Southeast Asia:
- Poznan Polytechnic University: Omirbekova Azhar Maratkyzy, Togaybay Nurzat Nurlanuly, Karkesheva Anel Yerbolatkyzy, Kairbekova Diana Tussupbekovna, Zhabagin Sanzhar Kabdeshevich, Aizharykov Talgat Myrzakhmetovich, Baltabayeva Aliya Amankyzy, Akhmetzhanova Sabina Berikbaykyzy.
- Ostrava Technical University: Vargezov Rostislav Vladislavovich, Zhumakarim Akerke Kairatkyzy, Zholdasbekova Dilara Meirzhanovna, Zholdasbekova Dinara Meirzhanovna, Murzakhmetova Yuliana Vadimovna.
- Vilnius Gediminas Technical University: Kudaibergenova Aruzhan Bolatbekovna, Kanakbayeva Aliya Kanatkyzy.
- Krakow Polytechnic University: Rakhmankulova Aminya Yessimzhanovna, Dzhamperova Raushan Kudaibergenkyzy.
- Obuda University: Nassyr Aydin Askaruly, Rymkhan Anuar Dulatuly, Markhamatova Nassima Markhamatovna, Abzhanova Zhanar Manarbekovna, Muslimova Zhansaya Kuanyshbekovna, Zhuravkova Alina Nikolayevna, Dosmaganbetov Anuar Daniyarovich.
- Beijing Polytechnic University: Omyrbek Zhanibek Khamituly, Narikbayev Arslan Rysbekovich
- Malaysian Technical University: Suindykova Dilda Adilbekovna
The development of international cooperation in our university tends to expand and deepen academic exchange, joint research with leading universities and research centers abroad.
Thus, as part of the program to attract foreign scientists to teaching, the following foreign scientists arrived at the university: Zaharuddin Mohamed, Professor at the Malaysian Technical University (Malaysia); Mosavi Amir and Dregeli Agota from the University of Obuda (Hungary).
Foreign scientists are going to carry out teaching activities at the graduate departments “Technological equipment, mechanical engineering and standardization”, “Automation of production processes” and “Information and Computing Systems”.
It is planned to hold a number of lectures for students, writing joint articles with teachers of departments. In the future, it is also planned to develop cooperation with these universities in the field of science.
In addition to teaching, professors will consult undergraduates on the implementation of the theses. In the course of the work, master classes, seminars and trainings for teaching staff on submitting articles to international highly rated journals will be organized.
Abylkas Saginov Karaganda Technical University considers international cooperation and internationalization as one of its important activities.
From October 02 to October 06, 2023, the Center for International Cooperation held Information Days on the topic “On the possibilities of studying under academic mobility programs in Universities Abroad” at 7 faculties of our university. About 400 students took part in the information days.
The head of the Center for International Cooperation Rakhimbayeva Sabina Ermekovna made presentations at the faculties, familiarized students with the list of universities that are being recruited for training during the spring semester of the 2023-2024 academic year, the conditions of academic exchange and the list of necessary documents for applying. Through the information days held, it is expected to increase the prestige of the academic mobility program among students, increase the number of applications for the spring semester.
Since September 18, 2023, Emmett Cashman, a scholarship holder of one of the most recognized and prestigious programs in the world – the Fulbright Program (USA), has started teaching advanced language training courses at Abylkas Saginov Karaganda Technical University.
The arrival of Emmett Cashman, an outstanding graduate of Vassar College (Poughkeepsie, New York, USA) and a Fulbright Program Fellow, marks an important milestone in the university’s desire to provide students and teachers with the opportunity to receive an international-class language education.
As part of the work of the Department of Foreign Languages aimed at developing the language skills of our students, Mr. Cashman will play a key role in two different language programs.
The first of them is conversational clubs for our students on the basis of the Department of Foreign Languages. These clubs will create a supportive and interactive environment in which students will be able to improve their spoken English skills. Through fascinating discussions, group classes and the exchange of cultural values, participants will gain confidence in using English as a means of effective communication.
The second of the planned programs aims to study business English. Mr. Cashman will conduct classes in Business English “Business English” as part of the course “Scientific and Technical Translation” conducted by the Department of Foreign Languages. These specialized classes will prepare students for successful work in international business, equip them with language skills and cultural knowledge necessary for successful work in the global market.
Emmett Cashman’s experience is not limited to teaching students. Realizing the importance of language proficiency by teachers, he also intends to conduct classes on improving language skills for the teaching staff of the university.
Language is a bridge connecting people of different backgrounds and cultures. In the context of globalization and the increasingly close interconnection of the world community, proficiency in English and other languages is necessary for successful education, career growth and cooperation. Hosting Emmet Cashman and his language skills development programs, Abylkas Saginov Karaganda Technical University confirms it’s commitment to provide it’s students and teachers with the means necessary for successful work in the conditions of globalization.
As part of the implementation of the program to attract foreign scientists to teaching at the Abylkas Saginov Karaganda Technical University, Rosanna Zakaria, Professor of the Malaysian Technical University (UTM), will conduct her classes at the Department of Building Materials and Technologies in a number of planned events celebrating the 70th anniversary of the University
Rosanna Zakaria has a Hirsch Index of 12 and is the author of a number of scientific articles on the application of BIM technologies in ensuring safety on construction sites. Her research interests include a number of areas, such as Construction 4.0, Green Economy, which are among the main directions of the development of research activities of our university.
Professor Rosanna Zakaria has already started co-directing the dissertation of 1st-year master’s student Anastasia Rozhkova in the direction of “Engineering Systems” and has planned a number of training sessions for university teaching staff, and she will also prepare joint publications to expand collaboration.
Abylkas Saginov Karaganda Technical University considers international cooperation and internationalization as one of the most important types of its activities.
In addition, a number of scientists from Hungary, Poland, Malaysia and the USA are expected to arrive as part of the planned events celebrating the 70th anniversary.
On September 7, representatives of the US Embassy Colin Gard – Attache for Culture and Education, Ainur Sembayeva – coordinator of graduate programs, Emmett Cashman – Fullbright (English teaching assistant) scholarship holder, visited Abylkas Saginov Karaganda Technical University. The meeting was held with the participation of the Chairman of the Board-Rector Ibatov Marat Kenesovich, during which the work plan of the scholarship program at the University was discussed, as well as representatives of the embassy were familiarized with the main activities of the university.
The J. William Fulbright Program was founded in 1946 to promote mutual understanding between the American people and people from around the world. Today, the Fulbright program is one of the most recognized and prestigious programs in the world.
In the period from September 1, 2023 to June 30, 2024, Emmet Cashman will serve as an English teacher at the Abylkas Saginov Karaganda Technical University, free courses for students and training seminars for teachers will also be held.
In Abylkas Saginov Karaganda Technical University in the period from September 18 to 23, 2023 within the framework of the Erasmus+ program Teaching Mobility was worked by Wargula Lukasz, a professor at the Poznan University of Technology (Poznan, Poland).
The professor conducted a number of lectures for students of the department of «Technological machines, equipment and standartization», research work carried out and in the future, it is also planned to develop cooperation with this university in the field of science.
The Erasmus+ program is a scholarship program created by the European Union for the exchange of students and teachers between universities of the participating countries. The program is supported by more than 30 European countries. Erasmus provides an opportunity to study, teach or practice at an enterprise in any of the countries participating in the program
Head of Foreign Languages Department of the Saginov Technical University, Dr. Damira Jantassova from 24th till 30th of April, 2023 has taken an active part in the exchange program of teaching staff called “Staff Mobility Program” on ERASMUS+ and conducted a series of lectures on the course “Intercultural Communication and Academic Collaboration” for the students of Business Administration specialty in the Romanian-American University in Bucharest, Romania with the using the creative methods of teaching such as a team building, the active listening techniques, the interdisciplinary and collaborative methods. In the framework of the exchange visit there has been a fruitful discussion with the managers of the European Union Programs Division about collaboration and there have been made the decisions of further cooperation on capacity building for internationalization of higher education by means of digital platform Go UniTech designed as a result of the research project. Moreover, the meeting with the students of Romanian-American University have been organized where the degree programs of the Saginov Technical University have been presented for realization of student’s mobility programs between our Universities and for the purpose of students’ enrollment onto the master and PhD degree programs of the STU.
Within the framework of the Erasmus + program, the INTERNATIONAL STAFF WEEK 2023 was held at the Gediminas Vilnius Technical University (Gediminas Technical University, Lithuania). The event was attended by representatives of Kazakhstan, Malaysia, Lebanon, Uruguay, Greece, Georgia, the Dominican Republic, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Vietnam, Taiwan and other countries.
From Abylkas Saginov Karaganda Technical University the senior lecturer of the “Mine Aerology and Labor Protection” Department Tseshkovskaya Ye.A. and the associate Professor of the “Chemistry and Chemical Technologies” Department Kudryavtsev S.S. took part in INTERNATIONAL STAFF WEEK 2023.
During the INTERNATIONAL STAFF WEEK 2023, excursions were conducted for participants in the structural divisions of the Gediminas State Technical University, where they were familiarized with achievements in educational activities and advanced scientific developments. Prospects for cooperation in the field of education and science between partner universities were outlined. There were also held lectures for students of Gediminas VTU.
All participants noted the high level of organization of the event. The cultural program prepared by the Ethnoansamble of Vilnius Gediminas Technical University, learning about the traditions of the Lithuanian people, visits to the sights of Vilnius contributed to a favorable psychological climate and effective interaction between the participants of the INTERNATIONAL STAFF WEEK 2023.
18 May 2023 in collaboration with the Embassy of Kazakhstan to Pakistan, a solemn ceremony of signing a Framework Agreement on Cooperation was organized between the universities of Kazakhstan and Pakistan – Abylkas Saginov Karaganda Technical University and the Quaid-i-Azam University,Islamabad.
Quaid-i-Azam University represented by Vice Chancellor Prof., Niaz Ahmad Akhtar.
On the part of Abylkas Saginov Karaganda Technical University, the signing ceremony was attended by the Executive Director, Professor Issagulov Aristotlel Zeynullinovich and the Head of the Center for International Cooperation Rakhimbayeva Sabina Ermekovna.
For his part, Ambassador Y.Kistafin congratulated the heads of universities on signing the document and expressed readiness to provide all possible assistance to the development of interuniversity cooperation. The parties expressed interest in implementing practical steps to develop and strengthen cooperation between universities.