Kazakh state women’s teacher training University’s “History of Kazakhstan” department was divided from the “General history” department of historical-philological faculty to University’s “history of Kazakhstan and right” department by the university’s order dated September 18, 2001, and since 2005 it was “history of Kazakhstan” department. According to the order of the Academic Council of the University № 154 dated October 4, 2011, the Department of “history of Kazakhstan” was included into the social humanitarian faculty. This department conducts lectures and seminars on the history of Kazakhstan at 6 faculties of the University on credit education system.
The veteran teachers, scientists who participated in the establishment of the Department are: doctor of historical sciences, professor, academician of the National Academy of Sciences of the Republic of Kazakhstan K. Nurpeis, doctor of historical sciences, professor K. Amanzholov, doctor of historical sciences, professor A. Begalieva.
There are specialists who continue the previous generation work with a new impetus. They are: head of the department, candidate of historical science associate professor A.T Kaipbaeva, candidate of historical science, professor Tumenova, PhD, professor G.A Sarmurzina, PhD, senior lecturer A. Nurmukhambetov. senior lecturers, master of science, T,Tlenova, M.D Rakhimzhanova, D.A Bekova, master of science, teachers Zh.K.Toyshybekova, R.A.Torekhanova, assistant S.Omirbekova.
Scientific-theoretical, methodological level of teaching staff (PPP) corresponds to the requirements of higher education institutions and fulfills the main goals of teaching disciplines of the department “History of Kazakhstan”.
-to give objective historical knowledge about the main stages of the history of Kazakhstan, continuity and connection of ethnogeny the origins of Kazakh statehood and historical processes in the Eurasian world and the conditions of formation of the independent state of the Republic of Kazakhstan
– modernization of historical memory of the population;
– formation of national consciousness and national unity;
– bring up patriotism, etc., are the main priorities.
Textbooks and teaching AIDS, monographs, Republican, Thomson Reuters and RSCI, Scopus, scientific publications of scientific articles in international scientific journals, reports at national and international scientific conference is settled . The results of scientific research and studies included in the educational process. In particular, “History of Kazakhstan”- Almaty, 2012;.Sailan. «Soviet power politics: history and lessons (1917-1991)» . –Almaty: Kazakh State Teacher Training University”, 2011; G. Kozgambayeva, A.T. Kaipbayeva. Seminar for lessons in the history of Kazakhstan educational and methodical manual.–Almaty: Kazakh State Teacher Training University, 2011; E. T. Berlibayev. “Migration processes” –Almaty: Kazakh state teacher training University”, 2011; Tumenova S. M. “History of Kazakhstan”. –Almaty, 2011;.A.T. Kaipbayeva E. T. Berlibayev. “Fundamental problems of national history at the present stage of theoretical and methodological approaches” 2016; authors tem. “550th anniversary of the Kazakh khan: history and lessons” textbook. -Almaty, 2016;.T.A.Kaipbaeva “history of the Soviet period”. -Almaty, 2015; E. T. Berlibayev. Historiography of history of Kazakhstan”. -Almaty, 2017.
The main attention at the department is focused to students’ patriotic upbringing and their scientific research work. There is a section “My Nativeland-Kazakhstan” in order to increase the students interest to research work. It’s goal is formation of national consciousness, civil education, implementation of priorities of development of Kazakhstan society. Intellectual competition is held annually among students in the framework of the group on the history of “Great Steppe”.
Contracts were signed with Istanbul University named after M. Sinan, national University of Uzbekistan named after Ulugbek and relationships with international research center in March 2014. A. Kara was invited to give the lecture, about the life and political activity of Kazakh intelligence, share ideas with students about national history.
Close relationship is established between KazNU named after Al-Farabi, KazNPU named after Abai, archive centre of R.K, “Kazakh history” Republican scientific-methodical journal’s editorial office etc,. Professors and teachers of the department are working hard on this way.