On 17.03.2022 at 14.00 hours at the Faculty of Social Sciences of the L. N.Gumilyov Eurasian National University in honor of the 60th anniversary of the Department of Pedagogy, a competition "Pedagogical debut" was held among students of 1-3 courses. According to the stages of the competition, students defended the projects they had prepared and reflected on the subtleties of their future profession through an open microphone. The jury with Ph.D., Professor R. K.Tuleybekova and Ph.D., Professor K. K.Shalginbaeva was presented by the head of the Department, Ph.D., Professor M.P.Asylbekova. Responsible for the week "Social pedagogy and self-knowledge" Ph.D., Associate professor Sholpankulova G. K. I told the participants of the success contest. The students were able to realize the importance and responsibility of the specialty "Social Pedagogy and self-knowledge" in the upbringing of children and show their readiness for selfless work for further development. At the end of the competition, the head of the department and the jury thanked the organizers of the doctoral students M.D. Murzagulovа, L.A.Suleimenova and the participants.