18 November 2016, the Executive Secretary of the Ministry of Education and sScience of the Republic of Kazakhstan A.K. Rakhimzhanov visited KSTU. There was Deputy akim of Karaganda region M.S. Karibekov with the Executive Secretary of MES RK.
The guests had an excursion around the University, during which they were given information about the activities of the world class laboratories, training innovative centers of educational programs, open in University in collaboration with world leading companies such as Mitsubishi Electric, Schneider Electric, Festo and Leica Geosystems Kazakhstan. The guests became familiar with the centers of engineering competences with the participation of leading transnational corporations involved in training for SPIID-2, Kazakhstan Welding Institute, Laboratory of Engineering Profile.
In conclusion, the representative of the Ministry get acknowledged with the process of equipping of a new research methane energy laboratory of KSTU, which presentation will be on 25 November 2016 in the framework of IV Republican scientific-practical online conference ‘The fateful decisions of First President of Kazakhstan on formation of new Kazakhstan’. This laboratory has been established on behalf of the President N.A.Nazarbayev. It is expected that it will be one of the main instruments that implements training programmes in framework of SPIID-2 .
At the end of the visit, Executive Secretary of MES RK , A.K. Rakhimzhanov spoke positively about the activities of the University as a whole and appraised highly the work of KSTU scientists in the field of implementation of innovative projects and development of technical-vocational education.