The content of the educational program at the doctoral speciality 8D04103 «State and local management" constitute such disciplines as "Public administration economic security of Kazakhstan," "Globalization and its impact on the main economic processes," "The theory of social management" and others. This makes it possible to acquire competence in the field of professional scientific and innovative activity in the conditions of constant updating and modernization of society in the formulation of Fundamental and Applied Economics, Management Studies, skilled and creative analysis of the current economic problems of the society, in the organization and carrying out of copyright and joint research projects, formulation of the original objectives and expanding the frontiers of scientific research in the field of public administration and local self-government in the use of information systems and adequate software to improve the efficiency of state and local government, in the understanding of the impact of macro-and microeconomic tools for the effective development of the national economy, in the development of guidelines the administration and improvement of educational programs in the field of economic, environmental, energy, food security of the Republic of Kazakhstan, to effectively manage the human capital of the republic, in the design of their educational trajectory and further professional development.
Graduates of doctoral studies in the direction of preparation 8D04103 «State and local management" as objects of professional activity can choose higher education institutions, research institutes, government republican government, government, regional governments and municipalities, state, national companies, state pension, insurance, and other foundations, government enterprises, public and private institutions and international funds, departments of social policy and social governance, information and analytic centres of government.
The term of doctoral studies - 3 years. Full-time form of education.
Educational programs of doctoral studies are built on the enhanced integration of educational, methodological, and research activities focused on preparing the teaching staff with a high level of knowledge, skills, and competencies in the economy.
The entire educational doctorate program's basis constitutes the author's courses, professors' scientific seminars, guest lectures, master-classes of famous scientists and practitioners.
Scientific and applied research is carried out within the framework of Kazakhstan's leading scientists' scientific schools.
Efficient implementation of research activities contributes to the research institute's functioning "Economic and legal research" and the work of the scientific consortium "KEU - Institute for Regional Development," specialized training and research laboratories and offices.
The university's stable position as a strategic partner allowed us to form a reliable network of our corporate partners in the scientific and creative studies: it is the institution's financial and credit systems, departments and agencies public administration, enterprises of different ownership forms, colleges and others.
The major universities-partners will in the implementation of joint research projects, raising the academic mobility, organization of scientific training is the Institute for Research in Eastern and South-Eastern Europe, Germany, Institute for Innovation Management, Germany, St. Istvan University, Hungary, the Economic University in Krakow, Poland, Sofia University them. St. Cl. Ohrid, Bulgaria, Santiago de Compostela University, Spain, etc.