Department of economics

Head of the Department
Sabirova Rysty Kuandykovna
candidate of economic Sciences, associate Professor

The projects of the Department:
The Department of Economics, together with the Department of Informatics, has developed a joint educational program "Business Informatics" for the preparation of masters in the fields of Economy (6M050600) and Computer Science (6M060200) with qualification as Master of Science. The relevance of training Masters in the Business Informatics program is due to the importance of the interaction of business and information technology. This interaction requires knowledge in the areas such as project management, entrepreneurship, web development, data analysis, marketing, IT architecture, advanced knowledge of networks and security. The program provides its graduates with the knowledge and skills necessary to maximize the potential of the Internet, digital and multimedia technologies. This knowledge of technologies will help them to achieve success in business and to be able to evaluate the work of the company from the inside, to eliminate shortcomings, optimize processes and bring the organization to a new qualitative level. The double-degree educational program "Business Informatics" is built on a modular basis. In addition, each partner department provides the development of modules, and their information, methodological and didactic support, training and certification of teachers
Also the following projects are operating at the Department of Economics: Doctor of Agricultural Sciences, Associate Professor M.Zh.Dyusegaliev, together with the Atyrau Branch of the South-West Research Institute of Animal Husbandry and Plant Growing is working on the projects such as “Development of effective selection methods by industry livestock breeding ”for 2018–2020. This project is under state budget program 267 “Improving the availability of knowledge and research ”under the subprogram 101 “Program-targeted financing of scientific agricultural research and activities ". Also Dyusegaliev M.Zh. is working with the professor of Kalmyk State University A.K. Natyrov on the project "New approaches to food production based on modern biotechnological and molecular genetic methods.".

Connection with the school:
The Department of Economics, working on the problem of providing competitive specialists in demand on the modern labor market, annually organizes the University's Open Day, as well as in the professional orientation of schoolchildren in the city and regions. The department plans to conduct vocational guidance not only for students, but also for applicants; conduct educational trainings for high school students during school visits; professional counseling for university graduates and specialists wishing to receive a second higher and postgraduate education. To expand the work in the field of vocational training and orientation, the department opened branches of the Department of Economics on the basis of the Atyrau branch of the National Chamber of Entrepreneurs “Atameken” in 2018 (agreement No. 421 of 09/15/2018) and the Atyrau branch of the South-West Research Institute of Livestock and Crop Production ( Contract No. 299 dated January 8, 2018).