The Department of Economics was founded in 1991. It was the first economic department of the University.

Since the moment of its establishment, members of the Department have been participating in various competitions, projects and programs in the field of economics and management, development of scientific and practical projects in the field of economics and management, learning and using modern teaching methods and forms: case and test technologies, business and role games, presentations and moderations, press conferences and debates, Internet technologies, etc.

Department of  Economics trains Bachelors, Master’s and Doctoral students in the following specialties:

- 5В050600 Economics, 6B04101 Economics;

- 5В051100 Marketing, 5В04106 Marketing;

- 6М050600 Economics, 7М04101 Economics;

- 6М051100 Marketing, 7М04104 Marketing;

- 6D050600 Economics.

There's always a great demand for the graduates of the Department of Economics in the Pavlodar region. After the graduation, some students continue their education entering Master's and Doctoral programs, thus continuing the traditions and developing the scientific achievements of their teachers.



The Head of the Department is Candidate of Economic Sciences, Associate Professor Saule Kairbekovna Kunyazova.

The teaching staff of the Department consists of 21 members, including 4 Candidates of Economic Sciences, 2 Candidates of Engineering Sciences, Associate Professor in Economics, 11 Masters, 2 Ph.D. in 6D050600 Economics.

The Department of Economics is a structural unit of the Faculty of Finance and Economics of S. Toraighyrov Pavlodar State University.




Saule Kairbekovna Kunyazova

Head of the Department of Economics.

Candidate of Economic Sciences, HCC Associate Professor. She defended her Candidate's dissertation at the ОК 53.39.05 dissertational council of Ye.A. Buketov KarSU in 2003. She has worked at PSU since 1997, her total experience in research and teaching amounts to 16 years.

S.K. Kunyazova gives lectures and teaches practical classes in the following courses: Introduction to the Profession and Research Techniques; Marketing Management; Strategic Marketing; Business Economics.

She supervises Bachelor’s and Master’s theses. So far, over 60 Bachelor's theses in Economics, Management and Marketing, as well as 7 Master's theses have been successfully defended under her supervision. She actively participates in the development of teaching materials for the courses and programs offered by the Department. She made a full set of teaching materials for the following courses: Introduction to the Profession and Research Techniques; Marketing Management; Strategic Marketing; Business Economics.

S.K. Kunyazova is the winner of the Best Teaching Staff Member of S. Toraighyrov PSU competition in the Best Head of the Department nomination in 2008 and 2010. She was awarded S. Toraighyrov Gold Medal in 2010. Honored Worker of Education.

She often participates in national and international scientific and practical conferences. Author of over 56 publications, including 2 study guides and 1 monograph.

She is actively involved in students research work on the implementation of marketing at enterprises, studying the problems of the labor market. She supervised a student project under the Prometheus program.

She was a member of the MES of RK commissions for certification of higher education institutions.



Location of the Department

Pavlodar, 64 Lomov St., S. Toraighyrov Pavlodar State University, Department of Economics


Tel.: 8(7182) 673643 (ext. 1142)


Programs Offered

 The Teaching Staff

Material Resources

Achievements of the Department

Research Work

Methodological Activities

Educational Work

 Best Alumni

Titles of Graduation Works / Projects, Master's and Doctoral Dissertations

Certificates of specialized accreditation

Accreditation Certificate