Ecology and Biotechnology

dsc05500%d0%ba%d0%beLaura Baitlessova, Head of Department, Candidate of Chemical Sciences, Associate Professor

West Kazakhstan Innovation and Technological University (WKITU) is one of the largest multidisciplinary universities in the region, within the walls of which highly qualified specialists are trained for the needs of the Urals and the Republic of Kazakhstan. The Department of Ecology and Biotechnology is a structural subdivision of the Faculty of Engineering and Humanities of the West Kazakhstan Innovation and Technological University and prepares students for the following educational programs for undergraduate and graduate programs:1. 6В09103 “Veterinary Medicine”2. 6В11201 “Life safety and environmental protection”3. 6В07501 “Standardization and certification (by industry)”4. 7M09101 “Veterinary medicine”

Teaching staff of the department

1. Baitlesova Laura Ilyasovna Head. Department, Associate Professor Ph.D.
2. BozymovKazybayKaraevich Professor, Doctor of Agricultural Sciences
3. Burakhta Vera Alekseevna Professor, Doctor of Chemistry
4. BaitlesovErbulatUpievich Professor, Candidate of Biological Sciences, D.Sc. RF
5. KanatbayevSerikGanievich Associate professor, candidate of biological sciences
6. Khon Vladimir Nikolaevich Associate Professor Candidate of Agricultural Sciences
7. DnekeshevAmanzholKusainovich Associate Professor Ph.D.
8. KeikievaKalamkasKadyrgulovna Associate Professor, Ph.D.
9. Shirvanov Rashid Bulatovich Associate Professor Ph.D.
10. KenesarinaKunsayaKhonirovna Senior Lecturer,Master of Biology
11. ZhubantayevaAltynNurymovna Senior Lecturer, Master of Veterinary Sciences
12. KurmashevaGulshatRakhmetullayevna Senior Lecturer, Master of Technical Sciences
13. KuspanovMirlanEsetovich Senior Lecturer, Master of Veterinary Sciences
14. TazhbaevaDauriaTalapovna Senior Lecturer, Master of Veterinary Sciences
15. ZhannaMurzabekova Senior Lecturer, Master of Natural Sciences
16. ToleuovaRaushangulNurlanovna Senior Lecturer, Master of Natural Sciences
17. AisievaZhanarZhaskairatovna Senior Lecturer, Master of Technical Sciences
18. Santalina Galina Anatolyevna Senior teacher with russ

Part-timers
1. Kuzhebayeva Ulbolsyn Zhangaziyevna Senior Lecturer, Master of Veterinary Sciences
2. Tuyashev Esen Kurmashevich Associate Professor Ph. D.
3. Shotov Borambay Otarbayevich Senior Lecturer, Master of Veterinary Sciences
4. Kadyrkulova Maral Muratovna Senior lecturer
5. Khairova Nazgul Bauyrzhankyzy Senior Lecturer, Master of Technical Sciences
6. Berdalieva Meiramgul Bolatkyzy Senior Lecturer, Master of Technical Sciences
7. Khon Lyubov Vladimirovna Senior Lecturer, Master of Natural Sciences
8. DusmagulovKairat Krymgereevich Senior Lecturer, Master of Technical Sciences
9. BerikYerlanovich Shabakov Senior Lecturer, Master of Technical Sciences

Educational and methodical work

The purpose of the educational and methodological work of the department is to provide the educational process with the necessary materials, increase the pedagogical skills of teachers, improve the classroom and independent work of students, improve all forms, types and methods of educational work. Educational work is conducted in accordance with the standards and curricula of specialties. The staff of the department takes an active part in educational and methodological seminars to improve the methods of teaching courses according to the profile of the department, new information technologies in education, the organization of independent work of students, increasing the level of professional and methodological skills.The teachers of the department conduct innovative classes using multimedia technologies, master classes, open classes in the form of a business game, presentations, brainstorming sessions, press conferences, debates. The department organized a methodological seminar on the topic: “Innovations in the development of higher education. Modern teaching methods and technologies “. The purpose of the methodological seminar of the department is to continuously improve the pedagogical skills of teachers, their erudition and competence in the field of chemical, environmental and biotechnological disciplines. Every year the teaching staff of the department publishes monographs, textbooks, teaching aids and methodological instructions.raining sessions are conducted at the branches of the department: West Kazakhstan Research Veterinary Station of the branch of KazNIVI LLP, ZKF RSE at the Republican Veterinary Laboratory of the Committee for Veterinary Control and Supervision of the Ministry of Agriculture of the Republic of Kazakhstan, LLP Ural Agricultural Experimental Station, SEC Shamshyrak, LLP “KazStandard”.Within the framework of the academic mobility program, “Visiting Professor”, scientists from universities from near and far abroad are invited to the Department of Ecology and Biotechnology. Offsite classes are conducted at the factories, branches of the department, as well as practical classes and master classes with the invitation of employers. 

Research work

The faculty of the department carries out scientific research in priority areas, in the field of veterinary medicine, technology for processing meat and dairy products, as well as in environmental and chemical areas. The department has a Biotechnology Research Laboratory, which is a research and production complex equipped with modern instruments and equipment.The laboratories have devices and equipment for performing research work by scientists, teachers, graduate students and students: an ultrasound scanner for determining the pregnancy of animals, diseases of the reproductive organs of females and marbling of meat, an ultrasonic analyzer of milk quality “Klever-1M”, laboratory centrifuge TsLU- 1-12, projection trichinelloscope “Steak”, mastitis detector “Draminski 4Q M4DQ”, monocular microscopes Levenhuk D 32, liquid analyzer “Fluorat 02-3M”, ionometric liquid analyzer “Ecotest-2000” voltammetric analyzer “Ecotest-VA” with electrochemical module for pH meters and ionomers,spectrometric complex “Progress-2000”, analytical balance PA, 2100GXO.01G, ICL, OHAUS, I-160MI complete with ISE, apparatus for distillation of petroleum products ARN-LAB-03, octane meter.On the basis of the research laboratory of biotechnology, there is a vivarium with a total area of ​​820 m2, which is a research and production complex that meets world standards, on the basis of which scientific research in biotechnology, embryo transplantation and other priority areas of the veterinary service is carried out. Scientists, graduate students, undergraduates, university students have the opportunity to conduct practical research, as well as perform laboratory work on animals. For this, the veterinary clinic contains cattle, small ruminants, birds (chickens, quails, pheasants), rabbits, laboratory mice. In general, the presence of this complex contributes to an increase in the quality of educational services provided and the level of professional competencies of students.  Scientists of the department carry out scientific research within the framework of grant funding for scientific projects of the Ministry of Agriculture of the Republic of Kazakhstan “Increasing the efficiency of breeding methods in cattle breeding” (applied research in the field of agriculture in 2018-2020 according to the scientific and technical program BR06249373, code O.0879), scientific supervisor: BozymovK .K., Doctor of Agricultural Sciences, Professor.Also, the department carries out scientific research on contractual, complex, initiative topics, as well as on scientific topics of graduate and doctoral students. The teachers of the department take an active part in international, republican scientific conferences, forums, meetings and take prizes. The teachers of the department publish scientific articles in the rating editions included in the international database Web of Science, as well as in the editions recommended by the KKSON MES RK, the Higher Attestation Commission of the Russian Federation; “Bulletin WKITU”, actively improve their qualifications with the receipt of certificates. There are acts of implementation in the educational process and production.Every year, the university hosts international scientific conferences of young scientists, as well as international scientific and practical conferences as part of the implementation of the Plans for creative cooperation on joint research work with foreign partner universities.Students and undergraduates of the department are actively involved in research work and are members of the circle of the department “Erudite”. Every year, students of the department take part in the Republican competition of scientific research works of students of the Ministry of Education and Science of the Republic of Kazakhstan, are holders of diplomas of winners.Every year, students of the department take part in the Republican competition of scientific research works of students of the Ministry of Education and Science of the Republic of Kazakhstan, are holders of diplomas of winners. Also, students make reports and win prizes at republican and regional competitions for innovative projects of pupils, students and young scientists “INNOVA”, “Gylymsharainasy”, “ParasattyzhasGalym”, “We are the energy of the future”, “Science without borders”, in the Republican competition of scientific research works of students “In the world of science”, held by the NMC “ZIAT”. Students take prizes in the Republican subject Olympiads among students of higher educational institutions of the Republic of Kazakhstan. 

Practice

Students of the department’s specialties undergo practical training in leading domestic and foreign companies and enterprises, such as SEC “Shamshyrak”, LLP “BatysMuzTau”, LLP “BatysDosTau”, GU “Management of Veterinary Medicine of WKO”, LLP “KazNIVI”, LLP “Izdenis”, ZKOF RGP on the REM “Republican vet. laboratory of the Committee of veterinary. control and supervision of the Ministry of Agriculture of the Republic of Kazakhstan ”, LLP“ UralskayaSelkhoz. experimental station “, State Institution” West Kazakhstan Regional Territorial Inspection of the Committee for Control and Supervision of the Ministry of Agriculture of the Republic of Kazakhstan “, JSC KHP” Ak Kainar “, IE” Ensepova MB “,JSCUralskagroremmash, JSC Zap.-Kaz. REC ”, LLP“ Kazakhstan Metrology Center ”, LLP“ Certification Center “National Standard”, LLP “Batys-Energon”, ZKF RSE “KazInMetr”, JSC KHP “Ak Kainar”, ZKF RSE “Kazakh Institute of Standardization and Certification”, State Institution “Veterinary Directorate of WKO”, LLP “Kubley”, GKP on RV “Kaztalovskaya regional veterinary station”, “Zhanibekskaya RVL WKO”, KPO b.v., LLP “Uralvodproekt”, LLP SPC “ECO BASTAU” resources and environmental management WKO “, RSU”Department of Ecology for WKO of the Committee for Environmental Regulation and Control of the Ministry of Ecology, Geology and Natural Resources of the Republic of Kazakhstan”, GKP On the RK “Regional TB Dispensary” of the Health Department of the Akimat of WKO, a branch of WKO JSC “Ort sandirushi”. 80% of graduates are employed.On the basis of the Department of Ecology and Biotechnology of the Faculty of Engineering and Humanities, WKITU, together with partner enterprises, SEC “Shamshyrak”, “West Kazakhstan Research Veterinary Station – a branch of KazNIVI” sanitation, elements of a dual training system have been introduced. SPK “Shamshyrak” has a modular slaughterhouse (capacity – up to 25 heads in 1 shift) and a feedlot (capacity – keeping up to 1200 heads, including cattle (400 heads), small cattle (800 heads), a farm for keeping livestock during the cold period, pens for outdoor livestock keeping, there are conditions for living and food for students. 

Educational work

The purpose of educational work is the formation of a professionally mobile, competitive personality with a creative type of thinking, ready for constant self-education and self-development in conditions of high innovative dynamics in professional activity, with a developed worldview culture, designed to contribute to the implementation of the tasks of socio-economic, humane and moral education of society, capable of preserving peace and harmony between the peoples of the Republic of Kazakhstan.The department draws up a work plan for advisers, which provides for educational activities. On the curatorial clock, discussions are held on the annual messages of the President to the people of the Republic of Kazakhstan, the law “On Education”. Events dedicated to the Constitution Day of the Republic of Kazakhstan, Independence Day of the Republic of Kazakhstan, Victory Day, Nauryz holiday are held.In addition, on the curatorial hours, questions of the state of academic performance and attendance of students are considered, issues of ethics and culture of behavior, a healthy lifestyle, and the prevention of offenses. Every year, students meet with employees of the drug treatment center, medical institutions and law enforcement agencies. Students of the supervised groups take an active part in university events: “Dedication to Students”, “Autumn Ball”, “Student Spring”.