6 November 2017
One of the priorities of ENU development is the introduction of entrepreneurial education. The chair of "Economics and Entrepreneurship" actively works in this direction. Thus, on the basis of the "School of the Entrepreneur" of the department (http://www.enu.kz/ru/info/novosti-enu/48867/?sphrase_id=1164137) from October 30 to November 4, 2017, a seminar-training "School of a Young Entrepreneur" was organized jointly with the National Chamber of Entrepreneurs of the Republic of Kazakhstan. This program was initiated by the head of the department Rakhmetulina Zh.B. and Professor Ryspekova M.O. The seminar was attended by 66 students: students of the 4th course of OP 5B050600-Economics, as well as students of non-economic faculties.
This seminar is held for entrepreneurs and people with an entrepreneurial initiative, organized by the Ministry of National Economy of the Republic of Kazakhstan and the National Chamber of Entrepreneurs of the Republic of Kazakhstan within the framework of the Single Business Support and Business Development Program "Business Road Map 2020".
The lectures were delivered by: Akberdiev Arman, director of consulting company "ADS Business group" and Aray Uspayeva, business trainer of the department of non-financial support of entrepreneurs.
The trainer's business in his sessions examined in detail the specifics of entrepreneurial activities in Kazakhstan, including issues of business organization, taxation, business planning, application for participation in a state grant or a loan from the Damu Entrepreneurship Development Fund.
During the seminar, the students received a lot of useful and practical information that they need for personal growth.
At the end of the course the participants of the seminar "School of a Young Entrepreneur" successfully defended their developed business plans and received certificates, as well as handouts prepared by the regional Chamber of Entrepreneurs of Astana.
According to the work plan of the "School of the Entrepreneur", round tables (http://www.enu.kz/ru/info/novosti-enu/48687/?sphrase_id=1164137), meetings with foreign scientists (http://www.enu.kz/ru/info/novosti-enu/48516/?sphrase_id=1164137), training practice for students of OP 5В050600-Economics, trainings (http://www.enu.kz/ru/info/novosti-enu/48915/?sphrase_id=1164137), classes on the basis of start-up area were organized during the year (http://www.enu.kz/ru/info/novosti-enu/48915/?sphrase_id=1164137).
It should be noted that the Department of Economics and Entrepreneurship has been participating since 2015 in the Erasmus CACTLE project "Central Asian Center for Teaching, Learning and Entrepreneurship". In the framework of this project at the L.N.Gumilyov ENU introduced the course "Entrepreneurship and business creation", intended for students of economic specialties. This course contributes to the education of entrepreneurial spirit, entrepreneurial thinking, the development of entrepreneurial behavior, the application of the acquired knowledge and skills for the organization of their own business http://www.enu.kz/ru/info/novosti-enu/49845/?sphrase_id=1164137.
Currently, under the leadership of the faculty of "Economics and Entrepreneurship" faculty, more than 50 student projects have been prepared for participation in the competition of the Ministry of Investment and Development of the Republic of Kazakhstan and the Scientific Technology Development Agency "Best Innovative Project among Students", which is to be held on 10 November 2017.