«Topical issues of Foreign Philology and Linguadidactics in the lights of modernization of Kazakhstan’s identity: principles of multilingual education»







For the purpose of realization of the programme “Modernization of Kazakhstan’s identity” initiated by President N.A.Nazarbayev, Department of Foreign Philology of L.N. Gumilyov Eurasian National University (Astana) and Department of Foreign Languages at S.Toraighyrov Pavlodar State University  invite you to participate in the International scholar-mothodical seminar on April 6, 2018 at S.Toraighyrov PSU in Pavlodar

 «Topical issues of Foreign Philology and Linguadidactics in the lights of modernization of Kazakhstan’s identity: principles of multilingual education»


• Questions of modern multilingual education

• New trends of foreign philological research

• Digitalization of foreign language education

• Information Technologies in teaching foreign languages

• Literary criticism and translation studies in Kazakhstan and abroad

The event will involve leading Kazakhstani and scholars in Linguadidactics and philologists. We also invite researchers in the field of language teaching, teachers from higher and secondary educational institutions, school and lyceum teachers, Master degree students, PhD students and aspirants.  

Working languages of the seminar: Kazakh, Russian, English, German, and French.

The materials will be published in advance before the beginning of the seminar, will receive ISBN and will be uploaded on the website of ENU. All participants will receive a certificate of attendance.

Participation fee is 6000 tenge. Payment is accepted by cash at the Department of Foreign Philology. Address: Astana, Munaitpassov str, 11, L.N.Gumilyov Eurasian National University, educational and laboratory building (УЛК), room 328. It is possible to transfer payment via Western Union system to the following recipient: Zhazira Bekzhanova, Kazakhstan, Astana

 Materials will be reviewed by the Committee and pass the process of selection.

Requirements for formatting the papers:

 Text of the paper contains 5-7 pages (А4 format, MS Word);

  1. Margins 2 cm for all sides;
  2. Font size: Times New Roman, 14. Indentation – 1,0;
  3. Title of the paper is typed in capital letters and in bold, size of type is 14. Text-align is centered. Full names of the authors are given after a line in lowercase, italics and bold. The next line includes information about workplace of an author (without abbreviations), city/town and country, e-mail (italics). After a line the main text and references are given
  4. Captions are typed in lowercase, size is 10, text-align is centered;
  5. Abstracts in Kazakh, Russian and English (40-50 words) are attached, and key words are given.
  6. Citations and pages are given in square brackets [1, p.34]

 Invitations will be sent to all participants by e-mail within two weeks before the seminar.

 Expenses for trip and accommodation are paid by participants. 

Registration is open until March 15, 2018 by e-mail: seminar.enu.2018@gmail.com or by the address: Astana, Munaitpassov str, 11, L.N. Gumilyov National University, educational and laboratory building (УЛК), department of Foreign Philology, room 328. Tel: 8 (7172) 709-500 (ext 32-318), +77771153484 (Zhazira Bekzhanova, PhD, associate professor a.i.)

     Venue of the seminar: Kazakhstan, Pavlodar, Lomov street, 64

           The seminar will start at 10.00 a.m.