The Military Department structural division of JSC “M. Narikbayev KAZGUU University” is located on Korgalzhyn Highway 8. The Department was established on March 25, 1997 by the Government Decision of Kazakhstan No. 412, Almaty city for the purpose of military training of reserve officers.
Military training of students is provided in four military-registered specialties:
– “Organization of educational and ideological work in the Army troops of the Armed Forces of the Republic of Kazakhstan”;
– “Planning and organization of territorial defence”;
– “Organization of legal work”;
– “Legal Counsel work”.
Students, who have completed the full course of military training, have passed the examinations and training sessions, after receiving the diploma of graduation from the university, are awarded the military rank «lieutenant reserve».
Over the period from 1997 up to the present, the heads of the military department have been appointed as following:
1997 – 1998 – Colonel Zenkov Sergey Alexandrovich;
1999 – 2001 – Colonel Nogaibaev Oyazkhan Zatayevich;
2001 – 2009 – Colonel Chuyinbayev Bolat Chuyinbayevich;
In 2007, the military department was relocated to Astana city;
2009 – 2010 – Colonel Kosynbaev Bakyt Talgatovich;
2010-2013 – retired Colonel Okapov Nayman Kabykenovich;
2013 – present – Colonel of the reserve Ibrayev Amangeldy Amanzakovich.
During this period, more than nine thousand lieutenants and three thousand reserve sergeants have been prepared.
The honours graduate of the military department is Zhumadilov Azamat Tleukhanovich, who graduated from the military training course at the military department of KAZGUU in 2005. In December 2007, by the Decree of the President of the Republic of Kazakhstan, for services to the state, exemplary performance of military duty, courage and dedication, Senior lieutenant of the military unit 55078 Zhumadilov Azamat Tleukhanovich was awarded the highest degree of distinction — the title “Halyq Qaharmany” (National Hero) with the award of a special distinction — a Gold Star and the Order “Otan”.
Head of the Military Department
Ibrayev Amangeldy Amanzakovich- (January 1, 1958) сolonel of the reserve, was born in the village of Frunze, Orenburg district, Orenburg region. He graduated from the Novosibirsk Higher Military-political Combined Arms School in 1979 and also studied in Military-Political Academy in 1992. He was awarded the Order of II degree “Aibyn”, the medal “Jauyngerlik erlik”, also has 12 medals for long service. Currently he is married and has 2 children.
Deputy Head of the Military Department – Head of the training unit
Baynazarov Kairat Narynbayevich – (September 18, 1964), captain of the 1st rank of the reserve, was born in the village of Charyn Uygur district of Almaty region. He graduated from the Lenin Komsomol Higher Naval Diving School in 1990 and the Naval Academy in 2005 with honors. He was awarded 18 medals for long service, “For a long trip” badge. Currently he is married and has 3 children.
Objectives of the military department:
- Transformation of non-military training
- Introduction of modern military training technologies
- Military-patriotic education of students based on the history of Kazakhstan
- Creation of a modern educational facilities