PHYSICAL CULTURE AND SPORT
The faculty was formed in 1959. Here, highly qualified specialists are trained to promote the development of military-patriotic education of youth and a healthy lifestyle in the region. Masters of sports, sports judges of the international and national categories, honored trainers of the Republic of Kazakhstan, members of the NOC of the Republic of Kazakhstan work with students at sports departments. Graduates of the faculty have made a significant contribution to the preparation of highly skilled athletes. Our students are participants, winners and medalists of the Olympic Games, World Championships, Europe, Asia and the USSR. Among them are the silver medalist of the 2004 Olympic Games in Athens, the world champion of 2003 Gennady Golovkin (boxing), the bronze medalist of the 2004 Olympic Games in Athens Dmitry Karpov (athletics), the 2004 world champion in kickboxing Asset Toleuov (kickboxing), the Olympic medalist games of 2016 Elmira Syzdykova (wrestling), two-time world champion (2005, 2007), two-time Asian champion (2007, 2009), silver medalist of the 2011 World Championship Serik Sapiyev (boxing), world champion among juniors, record holder RK Ekaterina Aydova (speed skating sport). Graduates of the faculty work in all regions of the Republic of Kazakhstan in the field of education and institutions of physical culture and sports.