Department of Pedagogy and Methods of primary education
In 1988 in Zhambyl Pedagogical Institute named after the 50th anniversary of the October revolution the Pedagogical Faculty was formed. In connection with the demand for highly qualified teachers of primary school and nursery school the Department of «Pre-school and primary education» was founded. The founders of the Department were М.N.Sarybekov, С.I. Kerimkulova, С.А.Мussayeva, LA. Атmakhova, N.N.Denissova. In the following years the Department was headed by P.S. Sagymbekova, and К.БB. Boleyev.
In 2008-2009 academic year the Department was headed by N.М.Кusherov.
Since 2012 the Department is headed by К.N. Sarybekova. Teaching staff of the Department has a lot of achievements in scientific work. More than 200 scientific, publicistic articles, textbooks, manuals, methodical manuals by Т.Begaliyev, 97 scientific works, textbooks, articles by P.S. Sagymbekova, K.T. Ybraimzhanov and К.N. Sarybekova were also published .
Teachers of the Department are engaged in creative research work introducing its results in educational process of the future teacher of primary school and forming their competence.The results of these investigations are published in many scientific works. Students take part in the Republican subject Olympiads and scientific-research projects, they won prize-winning places.