Department history

At Khalel Dosmukhamedov Atyrau State University holds a special place in the training of specialists with higher education in the Oil region - Atyrau region and in the Republic of Kazakhstan as a whole. Among them is the Department of geography, tourism and water resources-the Department of geography, tourism and water resources.

The Department works in three main directions. These are areas of scientific, educational, and educational work. At the Department, under the guidance of teachers, students are engaged in scientific work in various areas. The teaching staff of the Department: doctor of agricultural Sciences Mukhambetov B., associate Professor Alzhanova R., candidate of geographical Sciences, Professor Nurgaliyeva G. Zh., candidate of pedagogical Sciences, Professor Baymukasheva G. K., as well as 5 senior teachers are masters.

Educational and methodological work is largely associated with educational activities. In particular, various intellectual games with the participation of students, Republican Olympiads among students, excursions dedicated to the day of tourism, festive events, student art competitions, etc. are regularly held. In addition, the training will include field practices conducted according to the plan, production practices at leading enterprises, and economic and geographical practices in other regions of the country. In particular, students of the final year of the specialty tourism in the framework of the program "Atameken" had an internship at the recreation center "Burabay" in the Kokshetau region, in Astrakhan, West Kazakhstan region, Ankara, Turkey, the center of tourism.

Our University enters into agreements with the largest educational institutions of the countries of the near and far abroad. Since September of this year, Aida Maratovna Dyusengali, a 2nd- year student of the specialty 5B090200-Tourism, has been studying for academic mobility at the University of Sakarya, Turkey.

Highly qualified teaching staff from well-known universities of the country and foreign countries give lectures at subordinate departments of the specialty and share their experience. Professor of Kalmyk State University associate Professor, doctor of geographical Sciences G. E. Nastinova for graduate students, Abay Almaty State University doctor of geographical Sciences Adbimanopov B. Sh. for first-year students of geographical faculty, a lecture and shared his experience.

The Department of geography, tourism and water resources is the only Department for the training and education of specialists with higher education. We invite you, dear graduates, to have a good future and strive for a bright future and a bright future together with one University Burden, to achieve high heights and achieve high results together.