A great potential in harmonization of educational programs content is provided by the Program of Kazakhstan Ministry of Education and Science "Double-Degree Education," in which the Eurasian National University successfully participates for many years.
Today L.N. Gumilyov Eurasian National University implements double-degree educational programs with Peoples’ Friendship University of Russiain Master degrees of "Law", "International Law", "Sociology" with "Modern methods and techniques in studying of social problems" specialization; Moscow State Linguistic University (Russia) in "Foreign language: two foreign languages" direction; Moscow State Construction University in Construction direction; the Institute of Nuclear Researches in Dubna (Russia) on preparation of bachelor and master students in ”Nuclear Physics ", etc.
It is clear that conclusion of contracts for training personnel with issuing diplomas of two countries requires a serious preliminary work on the harmonization of educational content of programs, in what we have already a great experience.
Participation of L.N. Gumilyov Eurasian National University in international university activities - University of the SCO countries, Network University of the CIS countries, Kazakhstan branch of M.V. Lomonosov Moscow State University - provides unique opportunities to harmonize the content of educational programs.
In the framework of the CIS Network University L.N. Gumilyov EURASIAN NATIONAL UNIVERSITYactively cooperates with partner universities from Belarus (Belarusian State University), Ukraine (O. GoncharDnepropetrovsk National University and Donetsk National University), Kyrgyzstan (BalasagynKyrgyz National University and the Kyrgyz-Russian Slavic University), Tajikistan (Tajik National University and the Russian-Tajik Slavic University), Russia (PFUR) and Kazakhstan (Al-FarabiKazakh National UniversityM.Auezov SKSU).
Jointly with members of the CIS Network University, we are preparing on different educational master programs, like: "Management" (specialization - management of international projects), "Economy" (specialization - International Trade), "Philology" (specialization - Russian language and literature), "International law".
L.N. Gumilyov Eurasian National University is the basic university of Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO) University in "Regional Studies" direction;
The objectives of creation of SCO University is defined within the framework of SCO by multilateral regulations adopted by the SCO member countries, and consist in strengthening mutual trust and good-neighborly relations among the member countries of SCO, development of integration processes in the field of education, science and technology, giving a new impetus to the expanding of multilateral educational, scientific and cultural cooperation, expanding opportunities for young people to receive qualitative modern education, and for teachers and scientists - to develop scientific contacts, promoting effective cooperation among the countries participantsof the Organization inpolitical, trade-economic, scientific-technical and cultural fields.
Since the foundation of Kazakhstan branch of M.V. LomonosovMoscow State University the professorial and teaching staff of L.N. Gumilyov Eurasian National University is an indispensable partner of implementation for all educational undergraduate, graduate and professional programs.
Kazakhstan branch of M.V. Lomonosov Moscow State University was established on the initiative of the President of Kazakhstan Nursultan Nazarbayev –a Honorary Professor and Honorary Doctor of Moscow University. It should be noted that Nursultan Nazarbayev is the only President of the CIS countries, who is awarded by these two highest ranks of Moscow University.
Since that time, a lot of work was carried out in preparation to the actual start of the academic process. Since Kazakhstan branch of MSU was created on the basis of L.N. Gumilyov Eurasian National University, then in 2000, 2001 and further years, substantial contributions to the establishment of the Branch were made by the Rectors of the Eurasian University MyrzataiZholdasbekov, SarsengaliAbdymanapov, BakytzhanAbdraim. It is the Eurasian National University that provided academic classrooms, the necessary material base, places for non-resident students in hostels.