Faculty Of the Academy of the General staff of the armed forces
Deputy head of the National defense University named After the first President of Kazakhstan - Elbasy-head of the faculty "Academy of the General staff of the armed forces"
Lesov Gani Sabitkhanovich
In implementation of the Directive of the Minister of defense of the Republic of Kazakhstan on December 14, 2010, the Faculty of military and public administration of the National defense University was established. By the order of the Minister of defense of the Republic of Kazakhstan dated August 26, 2014, the Faculty of military and public administration was renamed the Faculty of the General staff.
The faculty is designed to train military personnel of strategic and operational-strategic management units in the specialty 6M101000 “Military and public administration”.
The faculty is one of the most important educational and scientific units of the University, the only one of its kind in Kazakhstan, and is engaged in the training of future generals.
Since its establishment, the Faculty has trained a number of military managers of the highest level, who currently serve in key positions in the Armed Forces of the Republic of Kazakhstan. For this purpose, the Faculty of the General staff with the direct personal participation of the leadership of the Ministry of defense and the General staff created all the necessary conditions, attracted highly qualified teaching staff, generals and reserve officers with academic degrees, rich life and service experience. Most of the teachers have education equivalent to the General staff Academy, are holders of state awards of the Republic of Kazakhstan and awards of foreign countries, conduct active scientific work as corresponding members of the Academy of military Sciences of the Republic of Kazakhstan.
In order to improve the interaction between the practice of troops and the educational process of the National defense University named after the First President of the Republic of Kazakhstan – Elbasy, at the faculty “Academy of the General staff of the armed forces” in October, classes were held by the first heads of Departments and main departments of the Ministry of defense and the General staff, the armed Forces of the Republic of Kazakhstan.
In the classroom to the students brought the main tasks, composition and structure, and also discussed the prospects of development of branches in accordance with the requirements to the modern image of the Armed Forces of the Republic of Kazakhstan.