About the department
The graduating department of the music department. In 1963, when the faculty was first organized, it was called the Department of History and Theory of Music, Kazakh Music, then the Methods of teaching music. All new subjects and lectures are conducted on the basis of world educational practice
June 8, 2020 the Faculty of Art and Culture was renamed the Institute of Art and Management. The institute included the poached departments of Choir conducting and vocals and the Theory and Methods of Music Education under the general name of the Department of Music.
The mission of the department is to create a unified musical, pedagogical and social environment, to form a professional personality that can independently and effectively solve the tasks set in the conditions of the developing economy of Kazakhstan. The development strategy of the department is the preparation of innovative educational programs and projects aimed at the formation of new competence-based techniques for the modernization of the educational process of the department.
Department maintains communication and cooperation with foreign universities: the University of Chukurov Conservatory of Adana (Turkey) and the Higher School of Music of the RS (Yakutia) (Institute) named after V.A.Bosikov which students are exchanged under the academic mobility program.