The Educational and Methodological Council (hereinafter referred to as the UMC) is an advisory body on educational and methodological and scientific and methodological issues in the field of higher and postgraduate education, which is part of the Republican Educational and Methodological Council of the Ministry of Education and Science of the Republic of Kazakhstan.

The UMC in its activities is guided by the Law of the Republic of Kazakhstan "On Education", the Regulation "On the Republican Educational and Methodological Council of Higher and Postgraduate Education" and other normative documents of the Ministry of Education and Science of the Republic of Kazakhstan.

At present, the UMC on the basis of the TsAU is organizing educational and methodological support for 55 +27 +7 specialties of higher and postgraduate education.

 

The main activities of the UMC:

  • the organization of the development of standard curricula for disciplines in the specialties of higher and postgraduate education;
  • organization of examination of manuscripts of textbooks and teaching aids for higher and postgraduate education;
  • interaction with the Department of Higher and Postgraduate Education, the National Testing Center, etc.