“Turan” University leads an active academic, social, creative, sports life, where the initiators and engines of creative ideas are the students themselves. The University creates favorable conditions for the professional development of students, the disclosure of their creative, entrepreneurial potential, promotes the establishment of ties between youth public associations both within Kazakhstan and abroad.
Students who have shown the best academic results and conducted serious scientific activities throughout the year are awarded the honorary title of “Student of the Year”, and students who actively participate in the social life of the university are nominated “Activist of the Year”. The best student organizations compete for the “Breakthrough of the Year” title every year.
The best students and activists are invited to dinner with the Chancellor at the city’s posh restaurants. Such “no tie” meetings with the rector of the Turan University provide an opportunity to talk about topics of interest to students, listen to Rahman Alshanovich’s advice, as well as receive guidance and a huge charge of positive energy.
The student life of the university is covered in the You tube news portal of the «Turan Channel», the entertainment Youtube channel «Turan Students Government», Tik-Tok account @turan.house, as well as in the printed edition of STUDiYa magazine.
The University encourages students who take an active part in the life of the university and who have achieved high sports results with benefits for training.
YOUTH AFFAIRS COMMITTEE
Youth Affairs Commitee – analyzes the needs and interests of youth, studies socially significant youth initiatives and the possibilities of their implementation.
The head of the YAC Nurlim Akbota Yessenkyzy develops and implements socially significant projects and programs aimed at creating conditions for self-realization of adolescents and youth in various spheres of social activity, protects the interests and rights of students, promotes the development of talents, mental and physical abilities of students. The head of the YAC supports and implements youth volunteer initiatives, creates conditions for the development of the volunteer movement, coordinates the activities of youth organizations.
Turan University has a lot of creative students who unite for important goals and contribute to the student life of the university. Any interested student with a good idea can become a founder of his own student organization or join existing ones.
The president of the student council, on behalf of the student community, can put forward issues related to student life for discussion and consideration by the collegial bodies of the university.
Elekenova Dana Erlangyzy, specialty “Economics” 4 course.
Salybek Indira, 3rd year student, specialty “Translation Studies”, head of the group, president of the Intellectual Debate Club “Sirius”.
Amantay Moldir, 3rd year student, specialty “Logistics”, head of the student organization “MusLAB”, member of the student club “Starks of Turan” and “BrainUp”.
Kamilla Bulantayeva, 4th year student, specialty “International Law”, Ex-head of the student organization “Turan’s Trumps”.
Bagdatov Almat, 4th year student, specialty “Logistics”, Mr. Turan 2019.
Zhandar Merey, 3rd year student, specialty “International Relations”, secretary of the student council, member of the organizations “MusLAB”, “Turan’s Trumps”, “Agitka Team”, “Starks Of Turan”, “Turan Students Government”, “BrainUp”.
Talipbay Beksultan, 4th year student, specialty “Marketing”, head of the student creative association “711”, member of the student organization “Turan Students Government”.
Ravil Gassanov, 2nd year student, specialty “Information Systems”, head of the student organization “Sport Life Turan”.
Kozhekhmet Hadiya, 2nd year student, specialty “Journalism”, member of the organizations “Turan’s Trumps”, “Agitka team”, “SPL”and” League of Volunteers”.
Sugirbay Alikhan, 3rd year student, specialty “Cinematography”, head of the information and technical sector of KDM, co-head of “Turan’s Trumps”.
Kochobaeva Meirim, 3rd year student, specialty “Tourism”, member of the student organizations “Turan’s Trumps”, “Starks Of Turan”.
Asem Satylganova, student of the specialty “International Relations”, head of the group, member of the student organizations “Starks Of Turan”, “TSG”, “AGITKA”, “Career and Leadership Center”.
Alina Tsvirenko, 2nd year student, specialty “Journalism”, member of the student clubs “Turan’s trumps”, “Starks Of Turan”.
The Student Council is the supreme body of student government that regulates student activities. The Student Council has 13 members.
- Represents the interests of the students of the University
- Coordinates the activities of student organizations
- Attracts students to participate in various activities and organization of students’ leisure
Any student who meets the following criteria can be a member of the Student Council of the University:
- Student leader of a student organization;
- The headman of his group;
- A member of the student council of SH # 1;
- A student with an active social position;
- A student working for the benefit and development of student initiatives;
- A student complying with the University student code of honor.
STUDENT CODE SECTION
Turan University aims to support the educational and scientific community, in which freedom of expression, both in writing and orally, is of great importance. Members of the university community must treat each other with respect. Citizenship requires cooperation, tolerance, acceptance, inclusiveness, courtesy and patience, which are reflected in demeanor.Students include students of all levels of educational programs (bachelor’s, master’s, PhD).
University student mission:
- Become a sought-after specialist.
- Take a worthy part in the cultural, social, economic and political life of the Republic of Kazakhstan.
Basic moral principles of a university student:
The student in his activities is guided by such basic moral principles as:
- humane attitude towards people;
- respect for the rights, honor and dignity of the individual;
- responsibility and loyalty to the assumed obligations;
- adherence to principles.
Read the student code of Turan University link.
The Student Council is the highest structure of student self-government aimed at ensuring the realization of students’ rights to participate in the management of the educational process, solving issues of student life, developing their social and creative activity, supporting and implementing social initiatives, consisting of members of the student Council of the House of Students No.1, and representatives of various student organizations, headed by the President of the Student Council of Turan University.
President of the Student Council – Dana Elekenova, number:8 708 702 39 53
Intellectual Debate Club «Sirius»
The debate club of university students, part of the Apf.
“The best organization” 2017.Debates enrich students by helping them expand their knowledge of the world. Students improve their communication skills and their chances of success in the future.
Head: Salybek Indira Seitkhankyzy.
Enactus – the International Student Organization is the largest, most famous and successful international student program in the world, uniting students and business leaders from more than 39 countries of the world. Enactus stands for “Entrepreneurship in action”: “ENtrepreneurial” – the ability to see existing opportunities and the talent to benefit from such prospects; “ACtion” – the desire to act and bring what has been started to the end, even if the result is not guaranteed.
To date, the team has 5 active projects on which 22 active university students are working. Among them are the environmental project “TUQUM”, which promotes rapid greening of the environment, a project aimed at providing electronic notary services that meet state standards “EasyDoing”, the children’s inclusive art school “InArt” and the first children’s inclusive theater “Inmovie”, aimed at adapting socially unadapted children in society. Over the past academic year, students have created important steps that allowed 1,270 people and an entire ecosystem to climb the social elevator. The team takes an active part in competitions of international and national scale.
The team is a finalist of the republican competition of student entrepreneurship in 2017 and a participant of the semi-final in 2020. The project of the waste paper recycling team was recognized as the best technological solution of the Republic of Kazakhstan among students. Graduates and students of the organization visited Singapore in 2018, became winners of Zhastar Innovation in 2015, 2018, received funding in the amount of 1,000,000 tenge, and 800,000 tenge, respectively, holders of a grant from the Chamber of Entrepreneurs “Atameken” in the amount of 800,000 tenge and a grant from the ASK in the amount of 1,000,000 tenge. Also in 2020, the team of Enactus University “Turan” became the winner of a certificate in the amount of 1,000,000 from KMF and KMF Demeu. Every day the team achieves great results.
The head is Adel Raykhanova
Turan’s Trumps – the dance organization of the university, which represents the interests of students. The purpose of the organization is to unite dance lovers based on their interests, reveal creative potentials, and form a dance culture among students. The main styles in our organization: hip-hop, waacking, dancehall, jazz-funk etc.
Instagram: @ tstrumps
Head – Almira Aslanova
Starks of Turan – Culture and mass sector-Event Club
Starks of Turan – organization/events.
The organization is responsible for the creation of entertainment and intellectual events at the Turan University.
Within the university, the organization “Starks of Turan” holds various events. The largest of them are the Halloween film evening, quest games, an ethnofestival for the Day of Languages of the Republic of Kazakhstan, a New Year’s evening for university students, the International Day of Students and many other events.
Head: Igizbayev Aidar
AgitkaTeam – organization for working with schoolchildren
AgitkaTeam – organization for working with schoolchildren.
A friendly and cohesive team of activists organizes campaign events, as well as open days both at the university and in all cities of Kazakhstan and abroad. The goals of the organization are aimed at attracting even more talented and ambitious young people to the university.
Coordinator-Sovetkan Gulim Yermekovna
Sport Life Turan – sport club
SportLife TURAN – a club that promotes a healthy lifestyle and instills a love of sports among modern youth. Sport Life promotes outdoor activities and organizes various team building activities.
Club events: football, table tennis, boxing, chess tournaments and charity events.
Sports sections of the university: boxing, aerobics, football, basketball, volleyball, chess, table tennis. Prize-winners and champions of sports competitions study at our university. National football, volleyball and basketball teams have been formed. In 2019, the football team became the gold medalist of the Universiade, and the basketball team became the silver one. The organization unites not only people who are professionally interested in sports, but also observers and fans who want to support their favorite team.
Head: Ravil Gassanov
MusLab – a place where you can show your musical talents in a creative and friendly atmosphere!
A creative association that deals with music. We are developing in different directions, genres and styles. The guys are engaged in both vocals and instruments.
The performances prepared by the organization are a bright decoration of any university event. Students of the music organization perform in all events of the university. The organization is a participant in many urban creative projects.
If you like to sing, play musical instruments and give your talent to people, then sign up for a music club!
Director: Amantay Moldir
«JasOtan» — the youth wing of the “NurOtan” party, which was created as a public association at the First Congress of “ZhasOtan” on May 14, 2008 in Astana. The goal of “ZhasOtan” is to consolidate and increase the number of supporters of the policy of the head of state and the NurOtan party in the middle Youth.
Instagram: @ jasotan_turan
Head: Hasen Ulzhan
Theater Art Club «TeArt»
Theater Art Club «TeArt»
The mission of the Club is to awaken imagination and fantasy, to develop interest in theatrical and musical activities.
The theater art club “TeArt” creates all the conditions for the personal creative development of students; the acquisition of knowledge and practice in the field of theater art; The disclosure of the potential of students; The formation of the simplest figurative and expressive skills; Teaching elements of artistic and figurative expressive means (intonation, mimicry, pantomime).
The “Dobro Mira” Charitable Foundation was established in order to carry out charitable activities, to provide assistance to the disabled, in need of social and other assistance to the sick, the elderly, orphanages and war veterans. The charitable Foundation provides assistance to all categories of citizens. The organization is outside politics and regardless of religion.
SanalyUrpak — The student organization “Sanaly Urpaq” of the Faculty of Humanities and Law of Turan University (hereinafter referred to as the Organization) is a structural unit of the Department of Jurisprudence and International Law (hereinafter referred to as the “Department”) The Faculty of Humanities and Law of the University ” Turan “(hereinafter – the” University”), created to provide legal assistance to students for the eradication of corruption in the education system, the formation of an environment of universal rejection of corruption through the education system.
1.3 The Organization carries out its activities directly through the Project Office “Sanaly Urpaq “(hereinafter – the Project Office).
1.4 The project office is located in the University building at the address: Almaty, Satpayev str., 16.
1.5 The mission of the Project: the formation of patriotic and competitive youth aimed at living in a country free from corruption.
1.6 The validity of the Project lies in the fact that a quarter of the country’s population (4.5 million people) is involved in the field of education (school students, college students, teachers). In addition, it should be noted that academic integrity is one of the main factors of the quality of education and the formation of anti-corruption consciousness of students.
Instagram : @sanaly.urpaq_turan
Head: Shegebayev Maksat
GeniusTuran – an intellectual organization whose goal is to develop students ‘intellectual initiatives, conduct intellectual games: “BrainRing”, competitions and round tables.
In 2019, the organization became the author of the first grand final of intellectual games in the Kazakh language in Kazakhstan. The organization cooperates with the Intellectual Sports League of Almaty.
Head – Turgunbayev Mansur
Number: 8 707 437 02 81
Theater studio “Turan”
Theater studio “Turan”
The artistic director is Igor Marksovich Gonopolsky, Honored Worker of the Republic of Kazakhstan, academician of the Eurasian Academy of Film and Television, Professor.
Acting teacher-Natalia Valentinovna Dolmatova, Honored Artist of the Republic of Kazakhstan, Professor.
The goals and objectives of the TST are to educate the aesthetic and moral student generation, to form and develop professional skills in the specialties “Acting” and “Directing” , as well as to familiarize students with innovative methods and approaches in solving creative and production tasks, when staging works of art in the theater, cinema, and television. In the process of work, directing and other creative solutions proposed by students are welcomed, discussed collectively and accepted.
We will be glad to see creative students in the theater studio “Turan”.
Artistic director-Igor Marksovich Gonopolsky
Number :8 701 385 80 03
Alliance of Students of Kazakhstan
The mission of the organization is: to create conditions for the effective realization of the intellectual, creative, spiritual, innovative potential of the student youth of the Republic of Kazakhstan.
The main goal of the activity of the Republican Student Movement “Alliance of Students of Kazakhstan” (hereinafter – the ASK) is to form the public awareness of the ASK as an organization that really solves the legal, socio-economic and everyday problems of student youth and actively participates in the formation of independent Kazakhstan.
The achievement of this goal is carried out by solving the following tasks: Ensuring the protection of the rights and interests of the student youth of the country.
Formation and development of a sense of patriotism among students.
Formation of an anti-corruption culture among students.
Development of the intellectual potential of students.
Formation of a healthy lifestyle among students.
Improvement of the organization of internal and external interaction of the Automated Control System.
Head: Anelya Samieva
League of Volunteers
League of Volunteers — is an organization of like-minded people united by the desire to help and make this world a little kinder.
What are we doing for this? We take part in various socially significant campaigns: dissemination of necessary information, preparation and holding of public actions, training and much more.
Instagram : @lv.turan
Head: Khusainov Mukhamedali
Seven 711 eleven – the creative association of students of the university “Turan”, engaged in the promotion of music, dance and cinematography skills not only within the walls of our university, but also beyond its borders.
Head: Talipbay Beksultan
Career and Leadership Center
Career and Leadership Center – the student organization at the structural division of the university, which organizes trainings for motivation, development of career and leadership skills of students, helps in finding a place of practice and organizing excursions to various companies in Almaty and the Almaty region. The goal is to promote the competitiveness of University graduates in the labor market through the creation of conditions for adaptation to practical activities ,the development of career skills and leadership qualities.
Head – Telgozhaev Adilet
The club opened relatively recently, on October 27
The club has good computers that are comfortable to work with, simulate, program and play games during breaks. a 4k whiteboard that we use to view presentations or to conduct briefings.At the moment, students are being recruited from completely different faculties and specialties, the main thing is that a student or a person who wants to join the club should describe the benefits that he can bring to the club and be ready to work.
Club members share any experience in IT, whether it is smm, website and application development, or robotics, which is a priority for the club.
The team formed at the moment, submits applications for participation in different competitions and helps each other in any difficulties to the best of their competence.
Head: Sergey Shevchenko