The department "Finance" of Abay Myrzakhmetov Kokshetau University was organized in 2005, order No. 50 from 09.04.2005. In 2006, in connection with the opening of the tourism specialty, on the basis of the order of the rector of Abay Myrzakhmetov Kokshetau University No. 64, “Finance department” was renamed into “Finance and tourism department” as part of the faculty of economics. In 2013, the department again became known as the Department of Finance, in connection with the opening of the new department "Tourism, physical culture and sport."
Currently, the department of "Finance" is one of the leading departments and teaching, scientific structural divisions of the Faculty of Economics of Abay Myrzakhmetov Kokshetau University. The activity of the department as a whole is determined by the mission and strategy of the university, reflecting its place in the single educational space of Kazakhstan.
At present, the department is headed by Candidate of Economic Sciences Zhumagulova Aliya Kayrushevna. The educational process in the 2018-2019 academic year is carried out by 27 faculty members, including 2 doctors of economic sciences, 12 candidates of economic sciences and 12 senior teachers with an academic master's degree and 1 teacher. The degree of teaching staff of the department is 51.8%.
The staff of the faculty of the department: Doctor of Economics, Professor Kusainov K.K., Doctor of Economics, Acting Professor Kendyukh I.G., Doctor of Economics, Associate Professor Kudaibergenova K.S., Ph.D., Associate Professor Kakimov S.K., Ph.D., Acting Associate Professor Zhumagulova A.K., Ph.D., Acting Associate Professor Dyusenbaev N.M., Masters-senior lecturer Kazybayev B.O., senior lecturer Abildakhanova SR, senior lecturer Barakhoeva P.Yu. and etc.
The specialty "Finance" carries out training on the following levels of education: bachelor, master and doctoral studies.
Preparation of bachelors in the specialty "Finance" is carried out on the basis of the state compulsory standard of education of the Republic of Kazakhstan in Kazakh and Russian languages on full-time and part-time forms of education based on general, secondary special (college) and higher education.
Standard duration of study:
- With a break from production - undergraduate - 4 years.
- On the job - 2 years (on the basis of higher education), 3 years (on the basis of Technical and Professional Education). Upon graduation, an academic degree of bachelor of economics and business in the specialty 5B050900-"Finance" is awarded.
Preparation of undergraduates in the specialty 6M050900-"Finance" is carried out with a duration of training - 1 year (specialized) and with a training period - 2 years (scientific and pedagogical). Upon graduation, graduates are awarded an academic degree of the Master of Economics and Business in the specialty 6M050900-Finance (profile) and the Master of Economic Sciences in the specialty 6M050900-Finance (scientific and pedagogical direction).
The preparation of doctoral students of the specialty 6D050900 - "Finance" - 3 years with the award of an academic degree Doctor PhD.
The department "Finance" carries out research work on initiative topics: "Methods for calculating and analyzing banking margin: Kazakhstani and foreign experience" (Master of Economic Sciences, senior lecturer Kazybayev B.O.); “Financial incentives for inter-farm cooperation in the agrarian sector of the Republic of Kazakhstan” (Ph.D., Professor Kudaibergenova K.S. and M.Sc., senior lecturer Abildahanova S.R.); "Optimization of the structure of the financial system of the Republic of Kazakhstan: current state and development prospects" (Ph.D. Zhumagulova A.K.).
The Department of Finance carries out educational activities within the framework of the policy of the Abay Myrzakhmetov Kokshetau University in the field of quality: to provide licensed educational services that meet modern requirements for educational activities in market conditions, aimed at meeting the needs of society in the preparation of competitive and highly qualified specialists.