Partners of the 1st International Conference «Promoting Mental Health of Children and Adolescents»
January 19-20, 2018, Almaty, Kazakhstan

Ministry of Education and Science of the Republic of Kazakhstan

Mission of the Ministry of Education and Science of the Republic of Kazakhstan:

  • development of the nation's intellectual potential, formation and implementation of state policy in the field of education and science ensuring competitiveness and sustainable social and economic growth

Tasks:

  • formation of a unified state policy in the field of education, scientific and scientific-and-technical activities;
  • creating the necessary conditions for obtaining education;
  • improving the organization of scientific research and increasing their competitiveness;
  • ensuring protection of the rights and legitimate interests of children.

Main functions:

  • ensuring observance of constitutional rights and freedoms of citizens in the field of education;
  • implementation of coordination and methodological guidance of local executive bodies in the field of education;
  • implementation of quality management of education, methodical and methodological support of the quality of educational services provided by educational organizations;
  • coordination and direction of activities of other interested authorized bodies in the field of protection of the rights of the child;
  • formation of a unified state policy in the field of education
  • coordination of activities and organization of interaction between state bodies and organizations on guardianship and trusteeship issues.

The Ministry also implements inter-sectoral coordination, strategic, regulatory, control-and-oversight, implementation and licensing functions.

The Ministry has the following departments:

  • Committee for Control of Education and Science of the Ministry of Education and Science of the Republic of Kazakhstan;
  • Committee for Science of the Ministry of Education and Science of the Republic of Kazakhstan;
  • Committee for the Protection of the Rights of Children of the Ministry of Education and Science of the Republic of Kazakhstan

The Ministry carries out its activities in accordance with the Constitution and laws of the Republic of Kazakhstan, acts of the President and Government of the Republic of Kazakhstan, and other normative legal acts.

Ministry’s address: 11th entrance, House of Ministries, Yessil District, 8 Mangilik Yel Avenue, 010000 Astana, Kazakhstan.