There are taken practical steps to implement the effective implementation of the Bologna Process parameters at M. Utemissov WKSU: introduced a three-tier high education system; implemented the modular educational programs, double-degree program; created a network consortium of universities, carried out academic mobility, academic exchanges between the partner universities.
The integration to the international educational space provides for an increase of academic mobility of students, it is important factor in being of personality as specialists, in demand both in the internal and external labor market.
Forms of academic mobility at M.Utemissov WKSU are quite varied:
- cademic exchanges of students, included and modular training;
- semester training;
- joint double-degree programs;
- passing the educational (research, externship) practice;
- passing the internship;
- summer semesters at partner universities.
To provide academic mobility are used as bilateral agreements with partner universities, and participation in consortium of universities, in exchange programs of international funds (Erasmus Mundus, DAAD, Tempus, IASTE and etc.).
Students of our university go out to the cities of the Russian Federation – Moscow, Ulyanovsk, Saratov, Samara, Volgograd, Elista, Orenburg, Tolyatti, Ufa, Perm and etc. to undergo modular training on a number of disciplines and specializations and a semester education. More than one hundred and fifty students of our university trained in Russian partner universities.
In addition, more than fifty students had studied a semester at Kazakhstan universities: L.N. Gumilyov Eurasian National University (Astana, Kazakhstan), Al Farabi Kazakh National University (Almaty, Kazakhstan), Abay Kazakh National Pedagogical University (Almaty, Kazakhstan), T. Zhurgenov Kazakh National Academy of Arts (Almaty, Kazakhstan), Eurasian Technological University (Almaty, Kazakhstan), M. Auezov South Kazakhstan State University (Shymkent, Kazakhstan), K. Zhubanov Aktobe Regional State University (Aktobe, Kazakhstan), Kh. Dossmukhamedov Atyrau State University (Atyrau, Kazakhstan) and etc.
About one hundred students had trained at the universities of far abroad - Nicolaus Copernicus University in Torun (Poland), Kazimierz Wielki University in Bydgoszcz (Poland), Johannes Gutenberg University in Mainz (Germany), University of Otto von Guericke in Magdeburg (Germany), Mississippi Valley State University (Itta Bena, USA), Ardahan University (Ardahan, Turkey), Sungkonghoe University (Seoul, Korea) and etc.
There are invited scientists from near and far abroad to participate in realization of educational programs of Bachelor and postgraduate study to WKSU: Professor, Dr. Carl Keiner (Mainz, Germany); Dr. Gerhard Bikes (Mainz, Germany); Dr., professor Bernhard Dinsberg (Bonn, Germany); Dr., professor Herbert Hauser (Innsbruck, Austria); Dr., professor Gunther Scholz (Cologne, Germany); Dr., professor Kazimizh Fabisyak (Bydgoszcz, Poland); Dr. Piotr Svorovski (Bydgoszcz, Poland); Alexander Skalii (Bydgoszcz, Poland); M.A. David Norton (California, USA); Dr. Kathie Golden (Itta Bena, USA); Kisileva D.A., Doctor of Historical Sciences, professor, corresponding member of the Academy of Natural Sciences (Moscow, Russia); Magomedov A.K., professor, Dr. of Political Sciences (Ulyanovsk, Russia); Kogan E.Ya., professor, Dr. of Physical and Mathematical Sciences (Samara, Russia); Chibilev A.A., Dr. of Geographical Sciences, professor (Orenburg, Russia); Dr. Tony Wright, University College. St. Mark and St. John (Plymouth, Great Britain); Burhan Sener - Professor Gazi University (Turkey); Thomas Wunsche – Dr. of Philosophy, professor, University of Passau (Germany); Onipchenko V.G. – Dr. of Biological Sciences, professor, Moscow State University (Russia); Saphonov M.A. - Dr. of Biological Sciences, Orenburg State Pedagogical University (Russia); Alexandrova E.A. – Dr. of Pedagogical Sciences, professor, N.G. Chernyshevsky Saratov State University (Russia); Amanzholova D.A. – Dr. of Historical Sciences, professor, Russian State University of Tourism and Service; Bekmakhanova N. – Dr. of Historical Sciences , professor, Russian Academy of Sciences Institute of History (Moscow, Russia); Sobyanin Ph.I. – Dr. of Political Sciences, professor, Corresponding Member of the Russian Academy of Natural Sciences, national representativeof Russia in International Federation of Physical Education (Belgograd State University); Rodionova I.A. – Dr. of Geographical Sciences, professor Peoples Friendship University of Russia (Russia) and etc.
Therefore, the form of realization of the principals of the academic mobility is diverse at WKSU and provides high-quality trainings for students in West Kazakhstan region.
Academic mobility for 2016-2019
The University is actively developing academic mobility (external and internal). Over the past 3 years 112 students and undergraduates have been trained under the mobility program in Kazakhstan universities. Recently, there has been a trend of increasing internal mobility in the Republic of Kazakhstan. As part of the internationalization of the University is working with invited foreign scientists. 6 of them were visited by a top Manager, doctor of Philology, Professor Anna Banchkovskaya from the Republic of Poland under the program of MES RK "attraction of foreign scientists for teaching". In 2016 and 2017, the Director of the Institute of multilingualism was a visiting scholar from South Korea, Dr. Jung Hyun Li. In General, over the past 3 years, the number of invited foreign scientists amounted to more than 40 people (CIS countries, Poland, Germany, South Korea, USA, India, etc. b.). 6 foreign scientists from Poland, Germany and Italy are expected to arrive in 2019 in coordination with the FEPO MES.
Recently, the work on the program of double-degree education has been actively developing. Currently, the University has signed agreements with six Russian partner universities and implements two-year training programs:" Defectology "(Bashkir state University, Russia);" intercultural communication in professional activities", "Economics and management of oil and gas enterprises" (Ufa state oil and gas technical University, Russia)," Russian Philology: Russian language and literature"," Social pedagogy", "Russian dictionary and journalism" (Saratov state University). Chernyshevsky). For 2019, it is planned to conduct joint exercises with the University of enconomics in Bydgoszcz (Poland) in the specialty" Management". Currently, 79 students are enrolled in the double-degree program. The title "Best teacher of the year" was awarded to 7 teachers of the University.