ABOUT THE FACULTY
The Faculty of Law and Social Sciences is the leading educational and scientific legal institution in Kazakhstan. The scientists of the faculty are implementing a large-scale program of research work in various fields of legal science, making a significant contribution in improving Kazakhstan’s legislation, providing scientific advice to various state and international bodies on legal issues, and taking part in the development of draft laws.
The faculty includes well-known scientists – professors and associate professors, doctors and candidates of legal sciences, practicing lawyers from international and national law firms and including those with practical experience in the courts of the Republic of Kazakhstan.
Faculty of Law and Social Sciences offers programs in five different areas – Law, International law, International Relations, Journalism and History. Our mission is to produce well-educated students and to improve the quality of education in Kazakhstan and Central Asian region through teaching and learning, research and the advancement of knowledge in Law, Media, İnternational Relations, History and other fields of social sciences.
Along with educating students, we try to connect practical skills with academic knowledge, support students’ startups and creative approaches in everything, make strong human connection and networking among teachers, students and other employees, develop critical-thinking and other core skills.
The Department was established in response to the modern challenges of the legal profession and market demands. The programs in Law department are aimed at training highly qualified lawyers with a strong base of theoretical knowledge and practical skills, mainly in the field of private law, as well as in other areas of law related to the legal support of the economy and business. Our graduates are able to show leadership qualities, but also to work in a team, professionally solving complex problems of national and international scale. During the training, students have the opportunity to participate in project, research and expert work in the field of national and international law. Law department is offering programs at the bachelor, master and PhD level.
– Bachelor’s degree in Law or International Law
– Master’s degree in Private law, Public law, IT Law
– PhD in Law
– Legal clinic
– IT & Law institute
– Criminalistics Lab
Department of Social Sciences offers bachelor degree programs in three different areas – International Relations, Journalism and History. Our mission and vision are based on instilling values that help make informed decisions, expand human resources and social equity and form civil society. Along with educating students, we try to connect practical skills with academic knowledge, support students’ startups and creative approaches in everything. We are also aimed to make strong human connection and networking among teachers, students and other employees, develop critical-thinking and other core skills to help every students have their own civil position in society. Moreover, we try to engage teacher and student researches and create an enabling environment for learning.
– Bachelor’s degree in Multimedia Journalism
– Master’s degree in Journalism
– Media Lab
– Design Lab