In June 1967, the order of the Ministry of education of the Kazakh SSR faculty of Philology was established in Dzhambul pedagogical Institute named after the 50th anniversary of the October revolution. The faculty of Philology is one of the oldest departments of the University.
Faculty has highly qualified scientific and pedagogical personnel, to date, the number of working at the departments is 78, they are : 1 doctor of Sciences, 4 professors, 21 associate Professors, PhD,. Among them there are scientists, who became the pride of the Department: doctor of Sciences, member of the Union of writers of Kazakhstan, the holder of the Honour breastplate named after B . Momyshuly, medal of «Veteran of labour», the titles of the «Gift of the Turkic world» and «Honorary citizen of the city of Turkestan» М.Мyrzakhmetuly; candidate of philological Sciences, Professor, excellent worker of education of the Republic of Kazakhstan, the holder of the badge of the Ministry of education of the RK «For the contribution to the development of science» А.А.Baiteliyev; candidate of Philology, associate Professor, the holder of the diploma of «The Best Manager», 2003, А.Turarova; holders of badge «40th Anniversary of TarSPI» associate Professor R. Zhunsheyev, associate Professor М. Minaidrova, PhD., associate Professor Аladina, PhD., associate Professor N, Svidova; laureate of the international competition named after Pushkin, 2003 S. Muminov; the owner of the grant of the Republican competition «The Best University teacher» G. Abdrakhman. At present the faculty is headed by М.R.Коpbayeva, professor, Doctor of Philological Sciences,.
The educational process at the faculty is exercised by 6 departments:
«The Kazakh language» (head of Department is Karynbayeva G.);, Candidate of Philological Sciences,
«The Kazakh literature» (head of Department is Salamatova R. , Candidate of Philological Sciences );
« The Russian language and literature» (head of Department is G. Abdrakhman, Candidate of Philological Sciences , acting associate professor);
«Foreign languages» (head of the Department is B. Akshalov, Candidate of pedagogical Sciences, associate Professor);
«Practical course of the Kazakh and Russian languages» (head of Department is M. Mynaidarova, Candidate of Pedagogical Sciences, associate Professor.);
«Practical foreign language» (head of Department is E. Munatayeva, PhD).