Social Work

Social Work

  • The educational program "Social Work" with the specialization "Social and psychological work with different groups of the population" is aimed at training specialists in the field of organization and management of the social sphere, social psychology. The close connection of the theory and practice of social work, with a focus on social psychology, is formed within the framework of this program, prepares competitive social specialists for both the state and non- governmental sectors engaged in solving social problems in the Republic of Kazakhstan and beyond.

    Given the high demand in the labor market of social service specialists and its high labor mobility, students will be able to be in demand after graduation in different parts of the world.

Course overview
  • Psychology
  • Social work technologies
  • Fundamentals of Social Medicine
  • Psychology of social work and personality psychology
  • Social security and social standards of services
  • Legal support of social work
  • Psycho diagnostics and psycho correction
  • Age and differential psychology
  • Social work with vulnerable segments of the population
  • Evaluation of social programs
  • Social entrepreneurship and design

What career opportunities will I get after completing this program?

Academic perspectives:

  • Continuation of Master's degree in Social Work, Public Administration, Psychology, Sociology, etc.

Professional opportunities:

  • Work in state social protection and management agencies;
  • In branches of international organizations USAID, UNICEF, UN;
  • In local NGOs;
  • In the private sector providing social services.