Dean: Tolymgozhinova Maigul Kambarkhanovna

Telephone: +7 (7222) 53-13-30

Faculty of Economics and Law is one of the major structural subdivision of Shakarim State University. Semey. The faculty carry out training process according to the educational programs of bachelor’s and master’s degrees in the following areas:

Programs of bachelor’s Master’s degrees
5V011500 – Foundations of Law

5V030100 – Jurisprudence
5B050600 – Economics
5V050700 – Management,
5B050800 – Accounting and Auditing,
5V050900 – Finance,
5V051000 – State and local government,

6M011500 – Foundations of Law
and the economy.
6M050600 – Economics
6M050700 – Management,
6M050800 – Accounting and Auditing,
6M050900 – Finance,
6M051000 – State and local government,
6M090800 -Estimate. 


The faculty carry out the educational programs of bachelor’s, full-time and distance study. Distance education technology is used to graduates after secondary –special and higher education for all specialties.

For the development of relations with international universities and the participation of the teaching staff of the Faculty in exchanging programs in Co-operation with the University of Pittsburgh (USA), Dzhiongsangkim National University (South Korea), the University of Applied Arts named Kodolani (Hungary), University of Konya Nezhmettin Erbakan (Turkey) Pamukkale University (Turkey), Altai State Pedagogical Academy (Barnaul), Tomsk State University (Russia), University of Arts Mimar Sinan, Tuvan Institute of Humanitarian Studies (Rep.Tuva).

Scientists of foreign universities deliver lectures for the students of the faculty: Dr. Chung Lee (USA), Trevour Davies (England), Dina Amanzholova (Russia), Vladimir Lamin (RF), PhD Meriem Hakym (Turkey), PhD Nergiz Birai (Turkey) Lynette Hosek (USA). In the 2011-2012 academic year professors from North Dakota (USA), West Virginia, Texas and Marmara University (Istanbul, Turkey) were invited to deliver lectures and perform joint research projects.

Every year for the purpose of in-depth study of foreign languages teachers and students of the faculty are trained in Germany, USA and UK.

The material base of the Faculty of Economics and Law meets modern requirements and standards. The faculty has an office of 1-C accounting laboratory “Prototype of tax office,” with the software Project Expert, specialized classroom for training international educational programs MBA and BBA (South Africa “Mancosa”). Classes of students studying “Journalism” are held in the TV studio which is equipped with the latest technical means. For the students majoring in “Psychology” is opened an office of “Self-knowledge”. The department of “Jurisprudence” is equipped with a courtroom and study of criminology. Modern computer technologies, e-learning software, multimedia, Internet resources are used in the educational process of the faculty. Students of the faculty are provided with places in modern hostel which meets the all requirements of the time. The faculty has considerable classroom fund, an assembly hall, a reading room, a library and a dining room.

Highly qualified specialists with considerable work experience, combining theoretical knowledge with practical experience work in the faculty. Personnel potential of the faculty of ELHS is represented by doctors and Masters. The cadre is increased by teachers studying in doctorate and candidates for academic degrees and titles.

The educational process is organized in such a way as to orient future professionals to practice. In the context of developing innovative educational environment the Faculty of Economics and Law uses interactive teaching methods, modern educational technologies, develops modular educational programs in the learning process. Faculty members are among the first implementers of distance learning technologies, thesaurus approach, essay, case teaching methods, problem-based learning. Business games, case studies, surveys, and synthesis, the implementation of projects and dissertations are held in educational process.

Research work. The faculty members are the developers of the project “Establishment of the Free Economic Zone in Semey” and are actively engaged in search and grant activities.

Government grants of the Ministry of Education and Science of the Republic of Kazakhstan are won to perform research on the following topics:

– “Historical and economic aspects of A. Bokeyhan’s works and his associates

“Members of Alash” in the development of the Kazakh economic science.”

– “Regional aspects of integration of the supply chain in perspective conditions of a Single transport space.”

The faculty has a Centre of Sustainable Development.

Students of the faculty are actively involved in the scientific – research work. Faculty regularly holds various interesting Olympiads in Economics for students of schools and colleges. The faculty is the organizer of the XI regional Olympiad in economics “Student initiatives in the XXI century with the participation of teams from Semey, Karaganda, Ust-Kamenogorsk and Shymkent.

Students of the faculty lead a healthy lifestyle, regularly winning national and international tournaments and championships in boxing, judo, wrestling, running sports, athletics and other sports, take an active part in the annual students’ Sports Day in table tennis, swimming, football, basketball, volleyball and chess. Students have time to study and be members of various youth organizations, Debate Club, CCR (Club of cheerful and resourceful), and actively participate in various public cultural events held within the university and the city of Semey.

The mission of the Faculty is a multi-level quality training of competitive specialists of high qualification with professional competence and ability to carry out creative activities across the country and the region, able to lead the market conditions, through the implementation of lifelong learning and the introduction of innovative approaches in research and training activities.

  1. Improvement the quality of providing educational services:
    • ensuring growth of indicators of progress and quality knowledge of students of financial and economic faculty for 80%
    • providing carrying out not less than 5 special courses in a foreign language on specialties of faculty:
  2. Productions and carrying out scientific research high quality:
    • preparation for the publication not less than 4 articles in the international magazines with nonzero impact –  factor:
    • preparation for publication of at least 4 scientific articles in the journal KKSON
    • finishing of specific weight of number of the students captured by SSRW, not less than 50%:
    • development and the edition not less than 5 manuals in the specialty faculty in the state and Russian languages.
    • development and publication of at least 4 electronic textbooks in the field of the Faculty;
  3. Increase of level of ensuring employment of graduates of faculty after the higher education institution termination to 80%.
  4. Increase the number of students and teachers participating in the program of academic mobility of up to 20%;

Tasks of the Faculty of Economics and Law:

  • Preservation and development of traditions in the faculty of education and educational work;
  • Implementation of advanced learning technologies for the identification and development of the creative potential of students;
  • The implementation of the principle of continuous education on the principle of bachelor-master.
  • Adaptation of scientific research to market needs, the development of promising areas of economic and legal systems;
  • Formation of the academic mobility of teachers and students of the faculty in leading universities of Kazakhstan, near and far abroad for internships, use of cumulative experience in research and educational activities;
  • Organization of the participation of faculty in research projects grant funding MES, targeted programs and international competitions;
  • Exchange of information with foreign partners to gain experience in dealing with modern economic science, by conducting joint scientific conferences, participation of students, graduate students, young teachers and scientists.

Main activities of the Faculty of Economics and Law:

  • educational and methodical process;
  • research process;
  • educational process.