Trilingual education

When we got our independence, the President of the PK N. Nazarbayev’s policy language is being implemented.

Every year the President of the RK on our traditional messages, including paid attention to the issue of raising language policy and the status of a state language in society. Now education and science, economics, business, politics have been developing, and we need to know three languages box. In particular, the younger generation and youth need to learn three languages.

The President in the message “New Kazakhstan in the new world”: "The people of Kazakhstan all over the world should use three languages and should be recognized as a highly educated country. They are: Kazakh language is the state language, Russian language - the language of interethnic communication, and English is the language of successful integration into the global economy, "- he said.

The President N. Nazarbayev in the message to the people of Kazakhstan "The main goal of the state policy to improve the welfare of the people": he said that we need to improve cultural project “Trinity of language”, and need to consolidation the whole society and need to improve the quality of teaching Kazakh as the state language special attention is paid.

The President of Kazakhstan emphasized that knowledge of English is required to enter the world stage.

"Of the 10 million books, which are published in the world, 85% are located in the English language. Science, development, information technology - everything is in English. 3,500 foreign companies are operating in Kazakhstan. We speak English with them, raising the production of energy through this language"- Noted the President.

 Join to the 30 most developed countries and increase the Bologna process, mobility for the implementation of educational programs and higher education institutions to create a trilingual education system is one of the factors of competitiveness in the field of education.

"In 2015 till the concept The development of education in the Republic of Kazakhstan realization" in accordance with the decision of the Scientific Council of the South Kazakhstan State Pedagogical Institute (3 28.12.12j SC) on the basis of trilingual education for 2012-2013 academic year have  taken from the 5B011200- "Chemistry" and 5B011300- "Biology ", 3 trilingual groups has been opened.

For 2013-2014 academic year, for specialty Computer Science, Chemistry, Biology had opened 5 trilingual groups with first and second course and 14 subjects are taught in English. During the development of training programs for these groups, Nazarbayev University, Riding University, the University of Cambridge made on the basis of educational programs, courses, lectures from university professors and teachers were invited to the Institute. In order to solve the problem of lack of language development for students and teachers were opened English language courses.

            At the beginning of 2013-2014 academic year, the funds allocated from the Ministry of Education of the Republic of Kazakhstan, our 9 students sent to study to Riga, Latvia, Baltic International Academy for one semester.

At the invitation of the Munich Technical University, using computer programs for improving the educational process in the lectures and laboratory preparation of the presentation, as well as for discussing international interdisciplinary research projects and PhD courses, three members of the institute attended the seminar, came back with certificate.

For the development of the International cooperation and partnership were organized trips to the country of Greece, Nevada, Las Vegas, India and Germany.

 In Netherland our master L. Kanaeva has been studied for theme "pedagogy, teaching skills and modernization of the educational system in the management of the education sector in Kazakhstan", and in the UK master A. Dildabekova has been studied and returned with certificates.

On the basis of the annual event «Future lessons» the scholar of the program "Bolashak" Bayan Nysanbaeva was meeting with students. During the meeting, she has told the basic ways to enter along the "Bolashak" program and study abroad, opportunities, a lot of students asked questions and have got a lot of information.

In 2013-2014 academic year, visiting professors were invited from foreign universities to our institute and taught students. They are:

1. Valter Frizen- candidate of philosophical science, Dormant, Germany.

2. Raduk Svetlana Nikolaevna – doctor of biological science, USA, Dallas, Southern Methodist University.

3. Yesco Shmoller - ethnologist, writer, PhD, Berlin, Germany, Humboldt  University

4. Svetlana Lubchik - PhD, Professor, Lissabon, Portugalia, Nova University

5. Siddhartha Sacsena- PhD, Professor, Cambridge, the UK, Cambridge Central Asia Forum.

6. Claus –Peter Aihler – professor, doctor of mathematical science, Germany, Hochschule für Gestaltung Schwäbisch Gmund.

The administration of the city of Oxford in the UK and Europe Business Assembly organized the "Oxford Summit of Leaders". In these "Oxford Summit of Leaders" our SKSPI participate distance. As a result, the "Best Regional Institute" ("Лучшие региональные институты ") was awarded with certificates.

In South Kazakhstan State Pedagogical Institute was opened and working test registration and reception center IELTS. It was the first center for the residents of South Kazakhstan region and Shymkent.

In order to teach English language and to develop the ability to speak for the employees of SKSPI and students, in the Institute was opened the "English club" center. In the Club, they carried out their work with the participation of 3 volunteers from the USA.

2014-2015 academic year, aforementioned three specialties have been added "History", "Pedagogy and Psychology", "Physics", "Mathematics", using the latest information and communication technology and innovative computer models, the training process was conducted in three - Kazakh, Russian and English languages. In 8 specialties were 12 groups and have been trained 119 students in trilingual education.

The concept of the development of education in the Republic of Kazakhstan until 2015 is one of the main indicators of the current social and political situation in order to learn "Multilingualism is the basis for the formation of multicultural entities" of the Relevance Rules. Multilingualism, which is an integral part of education, have been growing rapidly from day to day, the number of trilingual groups has increased, every year the interest of PTS in English increases.

For 2015-2016 academic year, by 8 specialties have been 18 trilingual groups, and 186 students.

2015-2016 academic year, to improve the quality of English and Russian languages with the help of the PTS of the Department of Foreign Languages and Kazakh and world literature organized a free language course for the first and second courses.

From 2013, 182 PTS have upgraded their pedagogical qualifications with the help of the branch of the NSUQ “Өрлеу” and the "Education System of the Republic of Kazakhstan and the Republican Institute for Advanced Training in Scientific-pedagogical Personnel". In particular:

4 teachers have been in Germany at the Academy of International Technology and Management,

5 teachers have been in the UK at the University of Newcastle,

21 teachers have been in Spain at the State Polytechnic University of Valencia

8 teachers have been in Portugal at the highest technical institute of Lisbon,

3 teachers have been in Japan at the University of Tsukuba upgraded their qualifications.

For 2016-2017 academic year, the number and percentage of PTS of trilingual education

The number of all teachers


the % of PTS in trilingual groups

The number of PTS of the Department of Foreign Languages





The number of PTS in trilingual groups





The number of PTS,  taught in English




4 students, specialty Computer sciences, went to the Varna Free University by External Academic Mobility. On the implementation of the road map the trilingual education of the Republic of Kazakhstan for 2015-2020 has been developed and implemented the following activities:

  • December 12, 2012, based on the decision of Academic Council №3, the institute organized language training courses depending on the level of language proficiency,
  • Have reduced the load of PTS have been teaching in English in trilingual groups,
  • From 2015-2016 academic year, according to the road map for trilingual education, taking into account the interest of the language 50-30-20, changes and additions were made to the educational program,
  • November 5, 2015, the Ministry of Education and Science of the Republic of Kazakhstan, the approved order No. 622 of the development of trilingual education, by 2015-2020 according to the road map for 2015-2020 in SKSPI a plan of activities for trilingual education were developed,
  • The exchange of students on academic mobility was organized
  • April 4, 2016, the Ministry of Education and Science of the Republic of Kazakhstan, the Center of Bolon Process and Academic Mobility, according to No. 1550 / 06-056  a letter, in the Institute a secretary was appointed for provide a work and implementations of the trilingual education
  • - May 13, 2016, the Department of Higher, Post-Graduate Education and the Department of International Cooperation of the Republic of Kazakhstan, in accordance with the letter No. 03-3 / 824 the development of education for 2015-2020, at the institute was developed a step-by-step action plan for implementing the road map for 2015-2020 for transition to trilingual education
  •  At the Institute in 2015-2016 academic year, the Faculty of Philology held a round table "Trinity of languages ​​- successful integration into the global world"
  • The University of International Relations and World Languages ​​named after Abylaykhan organized an online - conference, "Intercultural Communication in the Multilingual Space"
  • April 22, 2016, the Faculty of Mathematics and Physics held a round table "Trinity of language influence of time"
  •  Implementation of the trilingual educational map for the development of the events for 2015-2020, from 2016-2017 academic year the trilingual education sector was opened from the educational-methodical department.


Department physics and mathematics


In his message of February 28, 2007, "New Kazakhstan in the New World" was instructed to launch the special program "Trinity of Languages". In his message: Kazakhstan should be perceived all over the world as a highly educated country, whose population uses three languages. These are: Kazakh language is the state language, Russian is the language of interethnic communication and English is the language of successful integration into the global economy. "

This means that educational institutions need new goals for new demands and new tasks. The main goal is to be able to choose your place in life to keep yourself free, quickly get used to the environment, can demonstrate knowledge and skills to a particular science, create multicultural in the field of multilingualism and multicultural persons who have mastered the skills.

To support the initiative of the head of government on April 22, 2016 in the South Kazakhstan State Pedagogical Institute in the Faculty of Physics and Mathematics was held a round table on the theme "The Trinity of languages - imperative of our time."

The main goal of the event was organized to discuss the development of multilingual education in higher education, to improve competitiveness in education, develop a sustainable regional economy, develop science and education for ensure quality education of trilingual education.

The following questions were included in the agenda of the round table: the international standard of education, the question of language training in the context of globalization, innovative educational technologies and methodological tools in teaching languages. The round table was attended by the teaching staff and students of the SKSPI, representatives of the NIS, “№ 2 specialized boarding school with three languages" and №1 South Kazakhstan Specialized Boarding School with three languages in the city of Shymkent.

During the round table, new trends and technologies on the problems of globalization of foreign languages ​​and multilingual education, as well as modern intercultural communication were actively discussed; in the context of globalization, issues of intercultural relations were discussed.

Reports of the round table participants, for example: report about formation of the international standard Letigio Archielo, USA, North Carolina, Nazarbayev Intellectual School in Physical and Mathematical Sciences.

Report 3. Report on CLIL methodology for trilingual education. Akhmetova Gulzhazira Kenzhebaevna -  Nazarbayev Intellectual School in Physical and Mathematical Sciences.



Letigio Archielo, USA, North Carolina, Nazarbayev Intellectual School in Physical and Mathematical Sciences.

            In 2015-2016 academic year chemistry, computer sciences and biology were first graduates of the trilingual education. 3 students in the specialty Chemistry defended their diploma works in English. Every year, the growth of students of English groups is under control. With each year, interest to language of students in English groups increases, those students who graduate in trilingual education will find a job with high capabilities and the opportunity to settle in foreign companies, and not only in CIS countries and abroad will have the opportunity to work.

For 2016-20174 academic year according to 4 faculties from 9 specialties 254 students study.

The diagram of trilingual education for 2012-2017 academic years