Our university is one of the largest state universities of our oblast and educational and scientific centers of our region.
We are proud of special status of West Kazakhstan State University, which history is inseparably connected with the years of formation of Priuraliye as a large cultural and industrial region of our country.
The peculiarity of West Kazakhstan State University named after M.Utemisov is its richest chronicle; it is one of the oldest universities of Republic of Kazakhstan. In 2012 our university celebrated its 80 years anniversary. Eighty-year history of the West Kazakhstan University is associated with the activities of pleiad of eminent scientists, organizers who have made a significant contribution to the formation, growth and development of higher education institution in Western Kazakhstan. We can be proud of invaluable role of the university in the development of science, education, economy and culture of Western Kazakhstan.
More than 70,000 professionals have graduated from the university who are at all times distinguished by professionalism and high public position. This is our priceless heritage, our professional and spiritual wealth. Nowadays, West Kazakhstan State University is one of the leaders of pedagogical education of Kazakhstan and prepares broad-scoped specialists who are in demand in very different spheres and who are competitive in the labour market.
University administration tends to make all necessary conditions for successful study and fruitful creative work. Welcome to WKSU!
Rector of WKSU named after M.Utemisov, academician Imangaliev Askhat Salimovich