In the modern era the Facultyof Economics and Law provides the major part of qualified economic and legal specialists. Qualitative training of staff thatis to be demanded on modern labor market is the highest priority of the faculty.
Experienced lecturers and professors, scientific and innovative activities aimed to develop fundamental and applied researches, satisfaction of the needs of society and modern production, close connection of scientific research and educational process ensures a high quality training of specialists.
Dozens of monographs, thousands of scientific articles and methodical works on the major economic issues have been published on the course of more than 20 years.
Our scientists and Master's degree students participate in various scientific conferences, both in Kazakhstan and abroad,and take an active part at the communicative platform of G-Global.
Much attention of the facultyis paid to development ofstudent science. Our students annually take prize-winning places at the olympiads and competitions at republican and international scale. The student scientific society (SSS)of the facultyactivelyworks in order to promote the creative and scientific potential of the youth.
Our students participate in the presidential program "Bolashak", the "Erasmus Mundus" program, train in the USA, Great Britain, Germany, South Korea, Greece, Russia and other countries. In 2013 the students of specialty 5B051000 "SMA" were included to the list of "Golden youth reserve of the EKR" by the Youth Policy Office of the EKR.
Public holidays are greatly celebrated at the facultyinvolvingMaster’s Degree students andactivists of the Youth Affairs Committee. They take part in various events such as "Talents of freshmen", "Student Spring", "Miss and Mister EKSU", etc. Student unit "Kyran"actively supportsthe police. Students of the faculty are numerous prize-winners and champions of the world, of Asia for arm-wrestling, rowing and other sports, as well as of humor competitionsin Ust-Kamenogorsk. The girls hold the titles of Miss "KazakhstanTourism", "Astana", "Ust-Kamenogorsk", " S.Amanzholov EKSU".
Today the departments of the faculty are leading structural subdivisions of the university in implementing of educational, scientific and methodical potential, carry out a public mission. The departments provide a wide range ofhigh quality educational services, introduce new teaching technologies and expand the base of scientific research projects and programs of specialtiesdevelopment.
The present graduates freely compete on the employment market (average, employment is 98%). They successfully work in different sectors of our country, near and far abroad.
Staff of the faculty solves the competitiveness problems of educational services focused on sustainable development of economic and legal specialties in accordance with the current requirements and requests of the EKR and the Republic of Kazakhstan by taking into account the strengths and weaknesses of a structural unitwhich ensures the quality of training relevant to the requirements of international space.
Sustainabledevelopment of the faculty departments is ensured by such parameters as demand on the labor market, stability of the of students enrollment and teaching staff, strengthof scientific and educational connections with partner universities in the near and far abroad, with employers and other stakeholders.