Zhumankulova Yerkyn Nursagatovna was born on December 21, 1970 in the East Kazakhstan region.
In 1997 she graduated from the Pavlodar Pedagogical Institute with a degree in Physics and Mathematics.
In 2007, after defending a dissertation on the topic "Formation of the deontological readiness of future teachers to work with children of deviant behavior", she was awarded the degree of candidate of pedagogical sciences under the code 13.00.08 - Theory and methods of vocational education. In 2011 he was awarded the academic title of Associate Professor of Pedagogy.
Along with this, in 2015 she graduated from the Pavlodar State University named after S. Toraigyrov (second higher), - Bachelor in Psychology.
Zhumankulova Yerkyn Nursagatovna began her career in 1993 as a mathematics teacher at school No. 23 in Ekibastuz, Pavlodar region.
From 1995 to 2002 she worked as a teacher in the Ekibastuz district college, as an assistant teacher in kindergarten No. 126, and also as a mathematics teacher in school No. 42 in Pavlodar.
From 2002 to 2004 she worked as the Deputy Director for Water Resources Management at the State Institution “Shelter for Children” in Pavlodar.
From 2005 to 2014, she worked first as a teacher, then as a senior teacher, associate professor and deputy dean of the Faculty of Philology, Journalism and Art at Pavlodar State University named after S. Toraigyrov.
From 2014 to 2015, she held the position of Head of the educational and methodological service of the Kazakh National University of Arts, Astana.
From 2015 to 2016, she worked as the chief expert of the education control department of the State Institution "Committee for Control in the Sphere of Education and Science of the Ministry of Education and Science of the Republic of Kazakhstan".
From 2016 to 2019, she was the Head of academic affairs, the Vice-rector for scientific work, the Vice-rector for educational and methodological work and the Head of the educational and methodological service of the Kazakh National University of Arts.
Yerkyn Nursagatovna systematically improves her qualifications, regularly participates in scientific and practical conferences.
Zhumankulova Yerkyn Nursagatovna has the following types of departmental awards:
- The title "The best teacher of the university" of the Ministry of Education and Science of the Republic of Kazakhstan in 2009;
- Medal for the 25th anniversary of Independence of the Republic of Kazakhstan, signed by the Decree of the first President of the Republic of Kazakhstan N.A. Nazarbayev – 2016;
- Certificate of honor of the Ministry of Education and Science of the Republic of Kazakhstan;
Certificate of honor of the Ministry of Culture and Sports of the Republic of Kazakhstan.