The history of formation of the Department "Social pedagogy and self-knowledge" has begun since 1962. Educators and professors who contributed to the formation and development of the Department in different years: Itbayev N. M., Zyazin B. N., Koyanbayev Zh.B., Agiyants E. V., Belkanov N. A., Gribushenko S. P., Abdymanapov S. A., Abdykarimov B. A., Sarybekov N. M., Kenessarina Z. U., Dmitriyenko E. A., Kariyev S. K., Shaukenova Z. K., Kalashnikova N. P., Zhanadilov Sh. Zh., Kurmanov M. K., Moldazhanova A. A., Aimagambetova R. Kh.
Today, the Department has researchers who have made a significant contribution to the development of Pedagogical Sciences of the Republic of Kazakhstan: Shalgynbayeva K. K., Toleubekova R. K., Kalkeyeva K. R., Yermentayeva A. R., Menlibekova G. Zh., Seitkazy P. B., Dlimbetova G. K., Abibulayeva A. B., Urazbaeva G. T., Albytova N. P., Slambekova T. S., Sholpankulova G. K., Zhumabekova F.N. and others.
2010-2019 yy. the head of the Department was a doctor of pedagogical Sciences, Professor Shalgynbayeva K.K. Since 2019, the head of the Department is a candidate of pedagogical Sciences, Professor Slambekova T. S.
Currently, the Department of" Social pedagogy and self-knowledge " prepares specialists in 7 educational programs at "Bachelor - Master - PhD" degree.
36 people are the members of the teaching staff of the Department, including 9 doctors of Pedagogical and Psychological Sciences, 2 PhDs of the new format, 17 candidates of Pedagogical Sciences, and 6 Senior teachers with master's degree.
Winners of the competition "The Best University teacher"
Abibulayeva A.B. (2006), Seitkazy P. B. (2007), Baissarina S.S. (2009), Menlibekova G. Zh. (2006, 2001), Shalgynbaeva K.K. (2012), Kozhayeva S.K. (2014), Zhumabekova F.N. (2014), Slambekov T.S. (2016), Albytova N.P. (2018) Assylbekova M. P. (2018), Omarbekova A.I. (2020)
Owners of medal named after Y. Altynsarin
the following teachers of the department were awarded a medal named after Altynsarin for the best scientific research in education: Toleubekova R. K., Abibulyaeva A. B., Kalkeyeva K. R. Zhumabekova F. N.
Excellence in Education of the Republic of Kazakhstan
Toleubekova Rymshash Kameshovna
"Honorary Worker of Education of the Republic of Kazakhstan"
Albytova Nazymgul Pyshakbaevna, Rakhymzhanova Maira Muratbekovna.
"Honored Representative of Kazakhstan" Toleubekova Rymshash Kamesovna
Holders of badges "For contribution to the development of science of the Republic of Kazakhstan"
Seitkazy Perizat Baiteshovna, Toleubekova Rymshash Kamesovna.
Fellows of the International scholarship of the First President of the Republic of Kazakhstan "Bolashak"
Abibulayeva A. B., Meirkulova A.B.
The holders of the medal "Kultegin" for contribution to the development of science and education of L.N. Gumilyov Eurasian national university Dlimbetova G. K., Abibulayeva A. B., Shalgynbaeva K. K., Kalkeyeva K. R.,Seitkazy P. B.
There is a dissertation Council for educational programs 8D01823 – "Social pedagogy and self-knowledge", 8D01103 - "Pedagogy and psychology". Chairman of the Council-doctor of pedagogical Sciences, Professor Toleubekova R. K., Deputy Chairman of the Council-doctor of pedagogical Sciences, Professor Seitkazy P. B., scientific Secretary-Professor Slambekova T. S.
Cooperation with universities of the near and far abroad:
ü St. Petersburg State University (Russia, St. Petersburg)
ü Russian State Pedagogical University named after Herzen (Russia, St. Petersburg)
ü Sofia University St. Kliment Ohridsky (Bulgaria, Sofia)
ü Gazi University (Turkey, Ankara)
ü Haceteppe University (Turkey, Ankara)
ü Yeditepe University (Turkey, Istanbul)
ü Bashkir State Pedagogical University named after Akmulla (Russian Federation, Ufa).
ü Peoples' Friendship University of Russia (Russian Federation, Moscow).
ü Astarkhan State University (Russian Federation, Astarkhan).
Rating of the specialty
The Department is a leader in the areas of "Bachelor – Master – PhD" in the National rating of educational programs (IQAA), a rating in the direction of universities of Kazakhstan and the level of training of specialists (IAAR), the rating in the sphere of universities of Kazakhstan and the level of training ("Atameken") https://www.enu.kz/ru/razvitie/reitingi/reyting-obrazovatelnykh-programm-nkaoko/; https://www.enu.kz/ru/razvitie/reitingi/reyting-vuzov-rk-naar/https://www.enu.kz/ru/razvitie/reitingi/reyting-obrazovatelnykh-programm-npp-atameken/
The Department implements 3 research projects with grant funding of the Ministry of education and science of the Republic of Kazakhstan for 2018-2020:
1. Scientific project "Ecologization of the University education system as an innovative approach to the modernization of students 'spiritual consciousness". Head: doctor of Pedagogical science, Professor Dlimbetova G.K.
2. Scientific project "Creating a methodology for andragogical education in the context of the Third modernization of Kazakhstan". Head: doctor of Pedagogical Sciences, Professor Menlibekova G. Zh.
3. Scientific project "Modification of scientific research training of preschool education specialists based on foreign experience (Finland)" Head: Ph.D., acting. Professor F.N. Zhumabekova.
Scientific capacity of teaching staff
Capacity of the students of the department
Students of the Department are the winners of international and national subject Olympiads, competitions, scientific projects organized in the Republic of Kazakhstan, as well as in the near and far abroad.
Branches of the Department
Branches of the Department of Social pedagogy and self-knowledge were created on the basis of the Lyceum school No. 48, gymnasium school No. 80 and kindergartens No. 93 "Aigolek", No. 54 "Nur-Ai", No. 7 "Akku" in Nur-Sultan city.
Scientific sections and student clubs of the department
The following sections and student clubs operate on the basis of the department:
ü "Modern problems of social pedagogy" (6B01823 - "Social pedagogy and self-knowledge");
ü Research club "Pedagogical and psychological problems of personality development" (6В01103 - "Pedagogy and psychology", 6В01201 - "Preschool education and training");
ü Student club "Rukhaniyat"
ü "Ecological Volunteering Club".