On October 23, 2014 year there was held second Forum of the Association of Alumni and Trustees of KSU. Graduates of different generations, including the heads of major organizations, government agencies and business organizations, the members of the board of trustees took part in the discussion of improving the educational process.
The Forum was attended by the akim of Kostanay region Saduakasov N.M., Chairman of Control council in education and science sphere of MES of RK Nyusupov S.N., Director of science and personnel ensuring department of AIC MAI of RK Kadzhybekova A.E., first assistant of Kostanay region’s akim Aman E.I., akim of Kostanay, chairman of council of the Association of Alumni and Trustees of KSU Akhmetzhanov A.M., Vice-president of IHE Association of RK Abishev A.A., the members of the Board of Trustees and the Association of Alumni, members of the boards of trustees of faculties, members of the academic council and the board of the university professors, business leaders, graduates of the University, deans, teaching staff and 3-5-year students of KSU.
Realizing that the role of government, business and university are equally important in the training of professionals, the Forum reaffirmed their readiness to various forms of interaction with the university, including the mutual research projects, funding of gifted students and promising young scientists to participate in the formation of educational programs, and providing of high-tech industrial base for the formation of practical skills.
Within the framework of the forum there was held an extended meeting council of the Association of Alumni and Trustees of KSU with the participation of akim of Kostanay region Saduakasov N.M. At the meeting rector of KSU Nametov A.M. read the report about "The practice-oriented education - the most important vector of modern education", where he outlined the problems of modern education, their possible solutions, also cooperation directions in the format of "state - business - university", which forms skilled and high demand professionals.
The career fair at the second building worked very actively and it was visited by the first assistant of Kostanay region’s akim Aman E.I. According to the fair statistics there were more than 100 employers, more than 1000 participants, 24 contracts to target training at the expense of employers.
At the general meeting rector KSU Nametov A.M. presented the report "Results of the University work of the reporting period between the forums and strategic objectives." In June 2012, there was the first forum, and on December 7, 2012 with the participation of Kostanay region’s akim Saduakasov N.M. there was held regional forum of KSU trustees and employers. Thus, it became the another good tradition of KSU - holding forums, which attracting leaders and representatives of government agencies, businesses, the public.
Moreover there was an awarding ceremony. Our university was awarded by the Akhmet Baitursynov order; a number of employees of the University was awarded the breast signs by the Ministry of Agriculture, Ministry of Culture, Ministry of Education and Science, the Association of Universities of Kazakhstan, and by diplomas.
According to the results there was adopted the addressing of forum participants to the business community to be involved in the process of professional training, which will significantly influence the preparation of students for work in the real sector of the economy, and which will contribute to the modernization of the Republic of Kazakhstan.