March 29, 2017 on the basis of the Pedagogical Institute of the State University named after Shakarim of Semey, was held the University olympiad of undergraduates in pedagogical sciences. The goal of the Olympiad was to improve the training of scientific and pedagogical personnel and to identify talented young researchers in the field of pedagogical science by facilitating the creation of an open scientific and educational space. The organizers of the Olympiad were the faculty of the Department of Psychology and undergraduates. The competition consisted of five tasks, in which participants showed their knowledge, creativity, ability to work in a team, professional competence of the teacher. During the assessment of tasks, the jury members took into account the following criteria: author’s originality, reasoning, the logic of the presentation of thought and general methodological erudition. As a result, the commission, summing up the results of the Olympiad, recommended the winners to participate in the republican Olympiad, which will be held at the Kazakh National Pedagogical University named after Abay.