Department of Languages of the Faculty of Military Humanities

Head of the Department of Languages of the Faculty of Military Humanities

Doctor of Philosophy (PhD), сolonel

Iseev Ruslan Rafaelevich

Formed on August 1, 2014.

Carries out educational, methodological, research, and mentoring work amongst students in language disciplines within the ambit of the foundation disciplines under the university component of postgraduate educational programs (all areas and specialties of master’s and doctoral studies).

The mission of the department is to create conditions for successful mastering of language competencies by students, allowing them to effectively conduct scientific researches and carry out professional activities in their respective specialties using the national and foreign languages.

With the initiative and organisational assistance of the department; for the first time in the history of the Armed Forces of independent Kazakhstan within the framework of bilateral cooperation:

  • from 2020, English language faculty members of the university have the opportunity to undergo advanced professional training and certification by the University of Cambridge;
  • since 2021, as part of academic mobility, faculty members from India have been teaching English at the university.
  • towards the end of 2022, it is planned to complete the project on equipping the language classrooms with interactive touch panels – a contemporary alternative to interactive whiteboards;
  • in 2023, the English course-book with enhanced interdisciplinary connections developed jointly with the International House and the Peacekeeping English Project is expected to appear in print.

The department has been headed as under:

  • 2014-2016 – Civ Maira Sh. Abilmazhinova.
  • 2016-2017 – Col Murat M. Shapiev.
  • 2018-2019 – Col Ruslan R. Zhakupov.